Welcoming the appointment, Archbishop Eamon Martin said, ‘I wish to offer my warmest congratulations and prayerful support to Bishop Brendan Kelly for his generous acceptance of a new episcopal appointment.'
Bishops ask all people in society, and in particular our policymakers, to recommit themselves to building a society that values human beings, not least, by working for a society that enables all people to live in a decent home.
"A people that does not take care of grandparents, that does not treat them well, has no future."
The fifth annual Crosscare food appeal takes place across the Archdiocese of Dublin this weekend on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December.
The calendar will go live simultaneously on the Catholic Bishops' and the World Meeting of Families 2018 websites on Sunday 3 December, the First Sunday of Advent.
Teachers are like sowers, scattering ideas, planting ways of doing things – Bishop Doran at opening of Coláiste Chiaráin
Following the opening ceremony, a Mass of Thanksgiving was held in the school hall for students, staff, parents and the school’s board of management.
'It is shocking to realise that in the twenty-first century, Christians continue to be persecuted, displaced, intimidated, tortured, and even executed on account of their faith.' - Archbishop Eamon Martin
‘The fundamental law of Christianity is the law of love’ says Archbishop Diarmuid Martin at double ordination
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin celebrated the ordination of Rev Bill O’Shaughnessy and Rev James Daly on Tuesday 14 November, the feast of Saint Laurence O’Toole, patron saint of the diocese.
Archbishop Eamon Martin asks graduates ‘What have you learned about the love that moves the Sun and the stars?’
At the graduation ceremony for Saint Patrick College, Maynooth, 241 lay, religious and seminary students received qualifications for studies in Theology and Philosophy.
This new book, published on the 50th anniversary of the Vatican II instruction Musicam Sacram, examines the three Mass settings written by Seán Ó Riada and his son Peadar Ó Riada.