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National Novena to Our Lady of Knock begins today on theme ‘Living Life to the Full’

One of the main highlights of the Novena will take place on Monday 21 August with the launch of the World Meeting of Families 2018 programme ‘Amoris: Let’s talk Family, Let’s be Family!’

2017-08-14T17:53:42+00:00 August 14th, 2017|News|

Pope Francis prays for peace following attack on Nigerian Massgoers and violence in Central African Republic

At today's general audience in the Vatican, Pope Francis appealed for an end to “every form of hatred and violence”, especially those “perpetrated in places of worship, where the faithful gather to pray”. Pope Francis was referring to an attack on Catholics attending Mass last Sunday in southern Nigeria as well as to recent violence [...]

2017-08-09T17:11:36+00:00 August 9th, 2017|News|

Father Manfred Desalaers reflects on Edith Stein, Martyr and Patron of Europe, who died at Auschwitz 75 years ago today

Today, 9 August, is the Feast of Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, also known as Edith Stein, and marks the 75th anniversary of her death at the Nazi death camp in Auschwitz, Poland.

2017-08-09T14:55:07+00:00 August 9th, 2017|News|