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Bishop Noel Treanor to speak at Ecumenical Service for Pentecost Sunday in Clogher Diocese

The annual Clogher Diocese joint ecumenical service for Pentecost Sunday will take place this year Saint Sillian’s Church, Tyholland, Co Monaghan on Sunday 4 June.

Pope Francis meets President Trump in the Vatican

After the papal audience, President Trump was taken on a tour of St Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel.

Over 2,000 young students to gather in Derry Diocese to ‘Fan the Flame’

The ceremony will conclude with a release of balloons symbolising the breath of the Holy Spirit.

Annual Clonard Solemn Novena to explore family life ahead of World Meeting of Families 2018

The annual Clonard Monastery Solemn Novena to our Mother of Perpetual Help takes place from Wednesday 14 June to Thursday 22 June in Belfast. The theme for this year’s Novena is ‘Home is not a place, it’s me and you’.

Pope Francis calls consistory to create new Cardinals

Pope Francis on Sunday announced a consistory for the creation of new Cardinals. He made the announcement at the end of the Regina Caeli in St Peter’s Square. The new Cardinals come from Mali, Spain, [...]

Pope Francis goes door to door, blessing the homes of families in Rome suburb

To the surprise of many of those who opened their doors it was the Holy Father and not the parish priest who was there offering a blessing of their home.

His Holiness Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria visits the Diocese of Meath

This is the first time that Pope Tawadros, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark, has visited Ireland as head of the Coptic Orthodox Church.

Kilmore Youth Ministry invites students to take a break from their busy lives at Knock Shrine

The Kilmore Diocesan Youth Ministry team have organised a special pilgrimage to Knock Shrine for junior cycle students of the Diocese to take place on June 16th.

COMECE welcome European Parliament resolution to address ‘the scandal of food waste’

COMECE have welcomed the European Parliament adoption of a resolution on food waste titled “Resource efficiency: reducing food waste, improving food safety”.

Scottish Bishop encourages young people to slow down

Life is very busy for young people, and there’s an awful temptation to live life on the surface without thinking why they’re really here on earth.