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.
More than twenty young pilgrims will make the journey to the Taizé monastic community in France this Sunday, 25 June
Being a saint means doing your daily duties, like praying, working, taking care of the kids, but “doing all with a heart open to God. - Pope Francis
Pope Francis has pledged to donate about half a million dollars to support Church-run education, healthcare and agricultural projects in South Sudan.
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 [...]
Faithcast also features an interview with Bishop Kevin Doran on the enduring nature of pilgrimage.
Bishop Leo O’Reilly has presented certificates to 42 people who undertook a three-year study of the Catechism of the Catholic Church.
“Holiness is not the luxury of the few; it is a simply duty, for you and for me.” - Saint Teresa of Calcutta
“World Refugee Day is saying take a pause: let’s go beyond the headlines, and realise the enormity of what is going on and the fact that the world can actually do something about this” - JRS
Almost 500 pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Cashel & Emly are currently undertaking a pilgrimage to the Marian Shrine in Lourdes.
The programme for the journey will be published at a later date.
Tuesday 20 June is World Refugee Day promoted by the United Nations