Archbishop Gerhard Muller has reaffirmed Church teaching
Critics saw the move as an attempt to dictate abortion policy to individual European Union governments
Michael Kelly reflects on Pius XII’s 1939 Summi Pontificatus
Does the Derek Keating case raise questions about faith formation?
Sinn Féin Vice President Mary Lou McDonald is remaining tight-lipped amid controversy over Gerry Adams’ refusal to report his child abusing brother to the authorities. This is despite her vocal stance against Church leaders accused of covering up abuse. In 2009, Ms McDonald said any bishops “found to be complicit in the cover up of…
The Government needs to get serious about child protection, writes Michael Kelly
HIQA makes 34 recommendations on improving the care of clinically deteriorating pregnant women.
A new look The Irish Catholic 125 years on
Fr Kevin Doran says he can’t in conscience stand over statement
Pope Francis understands the art of communication and the golden rule that what is heard really is the message, writes Michael Kelly