Category: Reviews

Most people want to be organised, hard-working and in a good mood.  But usually thatís easier said than done. Now, a popular app, named 'Lift', is helping users keep their personal goals in check.   It was developed in San Francisco to help users record their progress, while at the same time being encouraged by others…

Pope Francis continues to draw crowds even in the virtual world it appears and has now been named among the list of world leaders with most digital influence. According to Reputation Metrics, which measures public impact, the Pope is considered the most influential leader in social media, because his messages are re-tweeted so frequently. On…

For many years Cardinal Martini of was spoken of as a papabile. His elevation was not to be, but he remained one of the most influential and admired of senior clergy with a ready ability to communicate what he believed to the widest kind of audience. Though he passed away after some years of illness…

Father Redmond will be familiar to many not only for his many; devotional books, but also for his musical compositions. "It is my hope," he writes "that this book will convey something of the continuity of the crowning act of providence, something of that witnessing appreciation and love" which some of the great spiritual figures…

I finally caught up with TG4’s series Pobal ag Guílast Sunday night. A review of Ireland’s relationship with religion, it started well with coverage of last year’s Eucharistic Congress but unfortunately it then fell back on lazy film making, stereotypes and clichés. And so there were lots of black and white clips of former Archbishop…