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‘What has God got to do with it?’

Pure in Heart hosts presentation to adolescents on healthy attitudes to love and relationships.


Abbot of Glenstal to address Le Chéile conference

Dom Mark Patrick Hederman to outline “a vision of what education should be”.


Primate open to idea of a national synod

The Church in Ireland is on a “journey inwards and a journey outwards” which “may in time lead to a national synod”: Archbishop Eamon Martin.


Three Jesuit deacons ordained in Dublin

“We will not heal those whose lives have drifted from Jesus Christ by throwing books of dogma at them," warns Archbishop Martin.


Nuncio pays tribute to reservoir of faith in Ireland

Archbishop Brown suggests priorities for the Irish church include confession, vocations and promoting the beauty of the faith within society.


Our faith must be a 21st century faith: Archbishop

Many who decry the errors of the recent past quickly forget “how much all of us in our own way were part of a culture of empty celebrity in the days of prosperity”.


Dublin to hold dialogue on enhancing family life

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin urges every parish and organisation concerned with the future of Christian marriage to take part in conversation.


Bishop Doran launches pastoral letter on education

"Schools have to look to the education of the whole person, without ignoring the essential needs of the economy."


Archbishop Martin hits back at critics of Pope

A longing for certainties may spring from personal uncertainty rather than strong faith Primate suggests.


Roy Keane says faith means a lot to him

Cork-born legend says "the man upstairs looks after me" in his recent autobiography ‘The Second Half’.


Franciscans hope new book will prove a bestseller

‘The Simplest Prayer’ includes practical advice on meditation and simple reflections for times of anxiety, weak faith, troubled conscience and letting go.


True pluralism embraces faith’s contribution

Archbishop Martin calls for greater inclusiveness of the disadvantaged in the Irish educational system at a graduation Mass for St Patrick's College.


Papal blessing for Kilmore diocesan assembly

Assembly will offer broad directions for diocese which will be developed into a pastoral strategy for the next five years.


We have great teachers in Ireland: Archbishop Martin

Irish society must ensure that teachers receive the recognition they deserve: financially; in social standing; and the way concerns are addressed and supported.


Second ordination in two weeks for Meath

Nine students currently studying for the priesthood in the diocese - one of the highest number in the country.


Ploughing2014: Church in the ‘market square’

Priests, Religious and lay people promote faith and mission alongside all things agricultural.


Renewal in Irish church must be rooted in parish

Bishop Denis Nulty opens second annual Alpha conference in Maynooth.


Boston Globe launches new catholic news website

“We saw an opportunity to fill a need. There’s a real hunger" - Boston Globe Editor Brian McGrory.


Pope meets persecuted Sudanese Christian

Pontiff thanks Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag for “her steadfast witness of faith."


‘Faith is more than knowing the catechism by heart’

Archbishop Martin addresses up to 800 people from Ireland and UK at national charismatic renewal conference.


Veritas director to meet Pope Francis today

Maura Hyland to present Pontiff with a copy of the new Irish Catholic Catechism for Adults.


Parents of beatified teen to attend UK youth event

Chiara Luce Badano died in 1990 and was beatified by Pope Benedict in 2010.


Bishops launch Irish Catholic Catechism for Adults

Resource for adults looking for explanations and apt examples of what Catholics believe.


Priest and two deacons ordained in Tuam and Dromore

Archbishop of Tuam plays down Association of Catholic Priests’ claims over vocations crisis.


New BBC TV series focuses on faith in Armagh

Extraordinary life stories of ordinary peoples' personal faith journeys.


Magis Ireland to close this week

Declining financial and human resources cited for closure.


“The Church is where we learn what holiness means”

Archbishop Martin dedicates new altar in Dublin parish.


Dale Ahlquist to lecture on GK Chesterton

The family is the basic unit of society; if the family falls apart, the whole of society will fall apart.


Alpha’s ‘Big Ask’ to be launched next week

The 24/7 Prayer Ireland initiative will pray for key areas of influence in society.


Numbers for RCIA in Dublin biggest so far

64 catechumens and 9 candidates from 18 different nationalities welcomed.

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