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Thousands of volunteers invited to join for the World Meeting of Families in 2018

In addition to the volunteer recruitment drive, a ‘Host a Pilgrim/Family’ programme has also been launched with the aim of hosting pilgrims in family-homes based in and around Dublin.

Young pilgrims from Kerry, Meath and Dublin travel to Taizé, France, this weekend

More than twenty young pilgrims will make the journey to the Taizé monastic community in France this Sunday, 25 June

Pope Francis: Saints are a sign of Christian hope

Being a saint means doing your daily duties, like praying, working, taking care of the kids, but “doing all with a heart open to God. - Pope Francis

Pope Francis announces aid for war stricken people of South Sudan

Pope Francis has pledged to donate about half a million dollars to support Church-run education, healthcare and agricultural projects in South Sudan.

Cardinal Schönborn to speak at Limerick Diocese event in preparation for World Meeting of Families 2018

Cardinal Christoph Schönborn OP, Archbishop of Vienna, will give a public lecture on Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love) as part of the upcoming ‘Amoris: Let’s Talk Family! Let’s Be Family!’ event [...]

Kilmore Diocese marks completion of course on the Catechism of the Catholic Church

Bishop Leo O’Reilly has presented certificates to 42 people who undertook a three-year study of the Catechism of the Catholic Church.

Things Saint Teresa of Calcutta didn’t say: There’s a website for that!

“Holiness is not the luxury of the few; it is a simply duty, for you and for me.” - Saint Teresa of Calcutta

Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly leads largest ever Cashel & Emly diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes

Almost 500 pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Cashel & Emly are currently undertaking a pilgrimage to the Marian Shrine in Lourdes.

Pope Francis to visit Chile and Peru in January 2018

The programme for the journey will be published at a later date.

Pope Francis prays for Portugal fire victims and for refugees

Tuesday 20 June is World Refugee Day promoted by the United Nations