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Young SVP reaches out to stressed students

Young SVP saw the worry and anxiety among students during the COVID-19 restrictions and decided to produce the video to offer support, encourage them to talk about their anxieties, and tell them that help is on hand.


Cancellation of chastity speaker’s tour increased traffic to his website

Jason Evert has reported that his message has been able to reach tens of thousands more people than he would have been able to reach with a few talks in Ireland.


Bishop calls for justice for acid attack victims

“I thought I’d never be able to see another thing in my life.”


Franciscans to leave Waterford

“The contribution of the sons of St Francis for almost 800 years since the mid 13th century is almost incalculable” – Bishop Alphonsus Cullinan.


Meeting investigates beatification cause for young Tipperary priest

Is Fr Colm O’Brien a candidate for sainthood?


Bishop Farrell celebrates 150 years of the Little Sisters of the Poor

"The slope of the aging population, along which Ireland is sliding, presents major challenges. Perhaps never before has there been such a need to care for the aging poor."


Homeless crisis worsens

Focus Ireland warned that these two new sets of figures clearly show that the homeless crisis is continuing to deepen with less than five weeks to Christmas.


Bishop links crisis in democracy in Ireland to abortion push

"If you are pro-life and a Students Union president, you will have a hard time in Ireland. Where is freedom of speech?” asks Bishop Phonsie Cullinan.


Waterford and Lismore convenes special conference on future pastoral needs

The meeting was organised to explore ways in which the diocese can respond to the pastoral needs of parishioners in light of the declining numbers of priests.


Respond! conference hears loneliness is one of the biggest killers of Irish people

We have to ensure our older relatives and friends do not become even more isolated in this new information age – Declan Dunne, Respond!


Respond! and UCC to host conference on responding to social isolation through technology

Loneliness and isolation have profound implications for the well-being of individuals, communities and society more generally.


Minister Coveney visits new ‘Respond!’ facility in Waterford

We are committed to the creation and development of resourced communities to enable and empower people to fulfil their potential – Albert Perris, CEO of Respond Support.


Dominicans leave Limerick City after 800 Years

“In times of strength, of weakness and great persecution, we remained steadfast, thanks to the support and generosity of you and your ancestors, the people of Limerick.”


Portlaoise parish to commemorate 1916 Rising

“We are inviting all the people of Laois to mark the occasion with us in a dignified cultural commemoration."


No short-term solution to housing crisis: Respond!

There is a 36-month lead-in from a greenfield site to delivering a housing development. So we won't see houses coming though until 2019 or 2020.


Dominicans bid sad farewell to Athy foundation

Association with Co Kildare town dating back to the 13th century comes to an end due to a lack of friars.


New bishop draws inspiration from Donal Walsh

“On my own I won’t get very far, but together, people and religious and with my brother priests and Bishop Willie, we will do great things for God” - Fr Cullinan.

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