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Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly encourages the faithful to pray for peace in the Congo and South Sudan

Archbishop O'Reilly's prayer initiative comes in response to Pope Francis' call for a Day of Prayer and Fasting for peace in the Congo and South Sudan, which takes place globally today, 23 February.

10,000 expected at Galway Solemn Novena this week

Ahead of this year's World Meeting of Families in Dublin this August, the novena will reflect on the central importance of the family and home.

Pope Francis calls for a Day of Prayer for Congo and South Sudan

The Holy Father said ‘everyone, in their own consciences, before God, should ask “what can I do for peace?”

Bishop Denis Brennan joins Santa Marta Group conference promoting struggle against human trafficking

'People were created to be loved … things were created to be used … when we love things and use people we all lose.'

Global Catholic Climate Movement gather in Ireland to bring Laudato Si’ to life

Tomás Insua, CEO of GCCM, said ‘Catholics everywhere have a key role to play in bringing about positive change, particularly in response to Pope Francis call for an “ecological conversion”.'

‘From strong families comes a strong society’ – Bishop Denis Nulty blesses engaged couple at Shrine of Saint Valentine

On Tuesday 13 February, at the Shrine of Saint Valentine in Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Whitefriar Street Church, Bishop Denis Nulty, Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, blessed engaged couple Anna Keegan from Glenageary in [...]

Archdiocese of Dublin host conference to mark 26th annual World Day of the Sick

The 26th annual World Day of the Sick takes place this Sunday 11 February, on the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. To mark the Day, a special conference will be held in Saint Agnes’ [...]

‘Be missionaries for the cause of life’ – Bishop Brendan Leahy

‘I invite you to be missionaries for the cause of life. It is a noble cause to uphold the sacredness of human life.’

Papal Nuncio recognises 564 students from Derry with Pope John Paul II Awards

While in Derry, Archbishop Okolo celebrated Mass in Saint Columba's Long Tower Church, and afterwards joined Bishop McKeown in visiting the garden of reflection dedicated to the late Bishop Edward Daly.

Bishop Fintan Monahan encourages people to ‘Choose Life’

In an interview in the latest issue of the Clare Champion, Bishop Fintan Monahan, Bishop of Killaloe, described Government plans to allow unrestricted abortion up to twelve weeks as ‘truly appalling’. Bishop Monahan said that [...]