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Archbishop Eamon Martin announces new prayer apostolate at celebration marking 50 Years of Charismatic Renewal

More than 700 people gathered in the RDS, Dublin, on Saturday 24 June to celebrate fifty years of Charismatic Renewal in Ireland.

2017-06-26T16:17:27+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Featured|

Bishop Fintan Monahan leads 500 pilgrims in his first Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

The annual Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes takes place this week. Led by Bishop Fintan Monahan, 500 pilgrims from across the diocese departed from Shannon Airport today, Monday 26 June, returning Saturday 1 July. Bishop Fintan Monahan departing for Lourdes This year’s pilgrimage, the first to be led by Bishop Monahan since his appointment [...]

2017-06-26T14:34:37+00:00 June 26th, 2017|News|

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.

2017-06-23T15:33:37+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|News|

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 in the Diocese of Limerick. The Amoris event, hosted by the Irish Institute for Pastoral Studies in association with the [...]

2017-06-21T17:25:36+00:00 June 21st, 2017|News|

Father Michael Mullaney appointed President of Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth

The Trustees of Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth have appointed Reverend Professor Michael Mullaney as President of Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth for the next three years, with effect from 1 September 2017.

2017-06-21T11:43:16+00:00 June 16th, 2017|News|

Thousands gather in Belfast for opening of annual Clonard Solemn Novena

Thousands of faithful gathered this week at Clonard Monastery, Belfast, for the opening day of the annual Clonard Solemn Novena to our Mother of Perpetual Help. The nine-day event takes place this year from 14 to 22 June.

2017-06-15T16:54:12+00:00 June 15th, 2017|News|

Trócaire encourage ongoing support from the people of Ireland in response to east Africa crisis

Trócaire is responding to the crisis in east Africa by providing food, water, purification tablets and other vital life-saving aids to support families in need.

2017-06-15T15:09:41+00:00 June 15th, 2017|News|

Kilmore native conferred to Ministry of Acolyte in final steps on journey towards Permanent Diaconate

Bishop Leo O’Reilly, Bishop of Kilmore, conferred Mr Padraig Kelly to the ministry of acolyte for the Diocese of Kilmore on Saturday 10 June last. The conferral, which was held in Saint Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton, marks the Leitrim native’s final steps on his journey towards the permanent diaconate. In his homily, Bishop O’Reilly said, “The [...]

2017-06-13T15:36:10+00:00 June 13th, 2017|News|