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Renowned Chamber Choir from University of South Carolina to perform in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth

The choir is one of the world's leading Chamber Choirs and previous performances have been described as, 'exhilarating' and, 'breathtaking'.

April 26th, 2017|News, News Feed|

Pope Francis at audience: our faith an anchor in heaven

Jesus will walk with us every day until the end of the world - Pope Francis

April 26th, 2017|News, News Feed|

Bishop Denis Nulty opens Newbridge Parish Novena on the theme ‘Sharing Faith’

Speakers at this year's Novena include Father Peter McVerry, Father Robert McCabe, Ms Kathleen Chada, Senator Rónán Mullen and Mary Bergin.

April 25th, 2017|News, News Feed|

Diocesan Eucharistic Adoration Committee launched in Achonry Diocese

Bishop Brendan Kelly of Achonry has celebrated a special Mass to mark the commissioning of a Eucharistic Adoration Committee for the Diocese of Achonry. The Mass took place on Saturday 22 April in St James’ Church, Charlestown, Co Mayo. The Diocesan Eucharistic Adoration Committee is made up of lay people sent as delegates from parishes [...]

April 25th, 2017|News|

Archbishop Eamon Martin to lead 35th annual Divine Mercy Sunday celebrations at Knock Shrine

Knock Shrine will host their 35th annual Mercy Sunday celebrations this Divine Mercy Sunday, 23 April. Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, will serve as chief celebrant and homilist at the 3pm Mass in Knock Basilica. Divine Mercy Sunday celebrations ceremonies will begin at 12.45pm with Divine Mercy Devotions led [...]

April 21st, 2017|News|

Derry bishops undertake joint walks to promote shared Columban heritage

Bishop Donal McKeown, Bishop of Derry, and Bishop Ken Good, Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, will undertake a 30-mile joint walk from 27 to 29 April as part of a series of events to promote reconciliation in the community and highlight their shared Christian witness and heritage. The walk will be completed in three parts: [...]

April 21st, 2017|News|

Tributes paid to Mary Immaculate College president, Rev Prof Michael A. Hayes RIP

Tributes have been paid to the late Rev Prof Michael A. Hayes, president of Mary Immaculate College (MIC), Limerick, who passed away on Easter Saturday morning, 15 April. Bishop Brendan Leahy, Bishop of Limerick, described Rev Hayes as a ‘man with a large cluster of talents’ who ‘befriended many with kind words of wisdom clarity [...]

April 21st, 2017|News|

Archbishop Eamon Martin to celebrate Mass at Fatima Centenary Conference

This year marks the 100th anniversary since Our Lady first appeared in Fatima, Portugal, on 13 May 1917.

April 20th, 2017|News, News Feed|

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI celebrates his 90th Birthday Bavarian style

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI celebrated his 90th birthday on Easter Monday with German friends, family, and visitors from his native Bavaria in Germany, including the region's Prime Minister. In brief remarks to a crowd which included his brother, Monsignor Georg Ratzinger, and Bavarian prime minister, Horst Seehofer, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI thanked God for “the [...]

April 19th, 2017|News|

Episode 10 of Faithcast podcast features interview on new vocations prayer initiative

You can subscribe directly to Faithcast on iTunes.

April 18th, 2017|News, News Feed|
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