St Patrick’s Church, Milltown, preparing for its 150th anniversary in 2018
More Christians persecuted now than ever, Pope warns
Bishop Treanor commissioned the external independent review of Down & Connor in December 2012.
The US bishops have made shrewd choices in their new leadership, writes Paul Keenan
Dunleer to mark bi-centenary of Fr Patrick Dowd
Germany – Archbishop Gerhard Ludwig Muller, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has instructed the Archdiocese of Freiburg to withdraw a policy under which it signalled its willingness to offer Communion to divorced and remarried Catholics. The Communion move was undertaken by diocesan officials shortly after the departure of Archbishop Robert…
Msgr Jim Cassin said “it is essential that parents are catechised and empowered to carry out their formative role as evangelisers of their children”.
How can we represent human madness? It is not an easy question to answer but there are some places in the world which can give an answer. Auschwitz and Birkenau for example, the most-notorious Nazi concentration camps saw one of the greatest tragedies in human history. Two places where you can find terror in the…
Swimming Upstream: Finding Positives in a Negative Ireland will be launched November 24.
For the first time since his March election, Pope Francis travelled to the Quirinale Palace in Rome to meet with Italyís President Giorgio Napolitano on November 14. Following a private meeting, the two leaders addressed a press conference at which it was revealed that the Pontiff had addressed the need for greater efforts in the…