Monthly Archives: February 2018


Archbishop Eamon Martin urges the faithful to be ‘Good Samaritans’ for the most vulnerable during extreme weather

Archbishop Eamon said, ''There is in each of us a Good Samaritan. The natural disposition of the human heart is to love.'

By |2018-02-27T17:26:15+00:0027/02/2018|

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.

By |2018-02-23T15:58:50+00:0023/02/2018|

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.'

By |2018-02-16T10:06:49+00:0015/02/2018|

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”.'

By |2018-02-20T14:18:42+00:0015/02/2018|

‘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 Dublin, and Mr Seamus Walsh from Ballycastle Mayo. Speaking at the Blessing, Bishop Nulty said ‘From strong marriages come strong [...]

By |2018-02-14T13:18:53+00:0014/02/2018|

Trócaire Lenten Campaign to support two million people in 2018

Featured on this year’s Trócaire box is seven-year-old Kumba, from Sierra Leone. This week marks the six month anniversary of the devastating mudslide that destroyed her home and killed over 1,000 people in the area of Freetown where she lives.

By |2018-03-08T11:48:40+00:0013/02/2018|