The Irish Bishops’ Conference has announced a special collection on Sunday, November 17 for Trócaire’s work in Syria.
Choosing marriage “takes courage” Pope tells young people
Diocese welcomes Bishop Francis Duffy
Switzerland – The dissident theologian Hans Kung has revealed he is considering assisted suicide as he grows older. Now 85, Kung has argued in the final volume of his memoirs, Experienced Humanity, that people should have the right to voluntarily “surrender” their lives to God if life becomes unbearable through illness or pain. “I do…
People travelled from various neighbouring counties for the Omagh Catholic Charismatic Prayer Group’s recent annual Day of Renewal.
Gunmen fire on Coptic prelate in Minya
Bishop Nulty of Kildare and Leighlin blessed the opening of the Presentation Sisters’ newly refurbished retreat and conference centre in Killenard
Syria – There has been a fresh claim from within the country that the missing Jesuit priest, Fr Paolo Dall’Oglio is still alive. According to BosNewsLife, Christians who are working locally to find the priest who went missing on July 29, insist that he is alive, though no further details were offered by way of…
Recent research shows only 34% of adults in Ireland have made a will
Kenya – A Muslim cleric has been shot dead in an attack apparently linked to the September massacre by the al Shabab group in the Westgate mall in Nairobi. Sheikh Ibrahim Omar was targeted as he drove with four others through the city of Mombasa on October 3. Only one person survived the attack. Police…