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Pope kicks off preparations for WMF2018

The 2018 event will recall for society “how important the family is for the future of Ireland and of the wider society especially in Europe” – Archbishop Diarmuid Martin.

2017.03.31.

Work of Irish sisters in Tanzania brings hope to HIV sufferers

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.”

2016.12.02.

Primate pays tribute to much-loved Fr Michael Ross SDB

“He gave great witness to his faith in the way in which he bore his illness with courage and dignity, and in the way he accepted his final diagnosis.”

2016.11.04.

Arbour Hill prisoners facilitate Alpha course on Christian faith.

Release Prison Partnership conference on 15 October aims to “re-frame the prison experience into something positive showing how people who go into the prison system can actually better their lives.”

2016.10.14.

Plight of Middle Eastern Christians discussed at Sligo meeting

For the first time Ireland hosts meeting of national directors of Aid to the Church in Need (ACN).

2016.09.30.

Bishop Fintan Monahan ordained in Ennis Cathedral

New bishop hopes to invite Pope Francis to visit Killaloe at Irish bishops' Ad Limina visit to Rome in January.

2016.09.26.

Polish community celebrates St Audoen’s 170th anniversary

Bishop Wiesław Lechowicz, Chairman of the Polish Bishops’ Council for Emigrants, will celebrate Mass to mark the 170th anniversary on 18 September while other events are lined up for later in September and in October.

2016.09.11.

The Priests’ new album will be out in October

"Today’s world is topsy turvy and there are still serious threats on the world stage. It’s a bewildering place for people. Music gives people a sense of calm, serenity and hope," says Fr Eugene O'Hagan.

2016.09.09.

Irish missionary priest ordained Bishop of Mzuzu

Originally from Co Tipperary, Bishop John Ryan joined the Kiltegan order in 1970. Since 1978 he has been involved in pastoral work in Malawi and in teaching mathematics at the University of Mzuzu,

2016.08.30.

Bishop elect ‘humbled and shocked’ at Killaloe appointment

49-year-old Fr Fintan Monahan will be installed as bishop at the Cathedral of Ss Peter and Paul in Ennis on Sunday 25 September.

2016.08.08.

We value anybody who has been with us: Columbans

Missionary priests who left over celibacy tell their stories in television documentary which was directed by the wife of one of the 13 ex priests interviewed.

2016.07.23.

Nuncio joins adult catechism group … for a night

Studying and developing our faith is a transfiguration experience. "As faith grows, our vision of Christ transforms us" - Archbishop Brown.

2016.04.16.

Hundreds of young Irish pilgrims prepare for WYD

Pilgrims invited to Music Ministry Together weekend to learn music, get to know each other, and gain a deeper understanding of music in the liturgy of the Church.

2016.04.15.

Street Pastors help bring calm to city at night

Drink is at the root of "vast majority of incidents". The entertainment & hospitality industries & stakeholders on the streets "need to address drink issues together".

2016.04.10.

Limerick Synod is ‘Pentecost’ moment

Synod proposals carry weight and are "the voice of God for us for this moment of time" says Bishop Brendan Leahy.

2016.04.09.

Pope sends Neocatechumenal Way families on mission

Missio ad Gentes (Mission to the nations) begins in fifty places including the diocese of Limerick in Ireland.

2016.03.19.

Happy Easter Egg: putting Jesus back into Easter

"It is wonderful because it explains the real meaning of Easter for everyone" - former President of the Methodist Church in Ireland, Rev Dr Heather Morris.

2016.02.27.

Focolare in Syria: our only need is to live in peace

Christians pray that God stirs the "consciences of the leaders of powerful nations to work for the peace Syrians long for".

2016.02.21.

Discernment weekend focuses on joy of vocation

Céilí community holds first discernment weekend for men and women considering call to priesthood and religious life within its own community.

2016.01.30.

Pope’s first book goes on sale in Ireland

In its nine chapters, 'The Name of God is Mercy' expands on the Pope's understanding of God's mercy which he describes as "God's identity card".

2016.01.15.

Youth 2000 Christmas retreat is biggest yet

“It is one of the few movements really reaching out to the under eighteens. We want to reach young people as early as possible and share this good news with them.”

2015.12.27.

Mercy in the Mall captures hearts of the public

Twenty priests hear confessions for five hours at shopping mall in Shannon at the start of the Year of Mercy.

2015.12.11.

Mother Angelica’s condition is declining

EWTN founder, fed through feeding tube, offers suffering 'for Jesus'.

2015.12.05.

‘Mercy in the Mall’ gets great public reaction

Twenty priests will make themselves available in Shannon shopping centre for prayer, confession and chats on 8 December to "proclaim message of mercy".

2015.11.28.

Daily love of spouses is foundation of holiness

Archbishop says Pope strongly criticised those in the Church who judge with superiority and superficiality difficult cases and wounded families.

2015.11.02.

Churches shouldn’t rush to abandon their schools

Secularist approach to the study of faiths in new programme 'Education about Religions and Beliefs & Ethics' may even be imposed on faith-based schools.

2015.10.17.

Primate calls for renewed mission to the family

Challenges currently facing the Irish Church are a springboard of opportunity for a new evangelisation of the Church in Ireland: Archbishop Eamon Martin.

2015.09.28.

Alpha has its gaze fixed on the young

"All the guys I went to school with are walking away from the Church. We've got to reach out to them, without forgetting older people."

2015.08.29.

Céilí Community evangelisation course begins

Young men and women use home grown Irish community to discern religious vocations.

2015.08.23.

Real vocation of grandparent is to pass on the faith

"With my last breath, please God, I will be passing on the faith," says Catherine Wiley.

2015.07.26.
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