Monthly Archives: May 2018

‘The pro-life cause in Ireland is now more important than ever’ – Archbishop Eamon Martin

‘Every human life is beautiful, every human life is sacred, every human life is precious. This remains true after the referendum result,’ Archbishop Eamon Martin has said.

2018-05-29T15:15:07+00:00May 29th, 2018|Featured, News Feed|

Pope Francis grants indulgences for World Meeting of Families in Dublin

For those attending the events of WMOF 2018, the decree says that the indulgence is granted to those who ‘devoutly participate at some event during the ninth World Meeting of Families’.

2018-05-24T16:56:29+00:00May 24th, 2018|Featured, News Feed|

‘Grieving the loss of a baby at any stage in life’s journey is a universal experience’ – Bernadette Goulding

Bernadette Goulding, director of Rachel’s Vineyard Ireland, a support group for women who have had abortions, has offered her thoughts to CatholicNews.ie, ahead of this Friday’s referendum on the Eighth Amendment. Ms Goulding from Cork City said that ‘Grieving the loss of a baby at any stage in life’s journey is a universal experience’. Ms [...]

2018-05-24T10:16:59+00:00May 24th, 2018|News|

Archbishop Eamon Martin to join Ecumenical Bible Week in Archdiocese of Dublin

Ecumenical Bible Week for 2018 began this year on Pentecost Sunday 20 May, continuing until Trinity Sunday 27 May. Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland will join the events in Dublin to speak on this year’s theme ‘Handing on the Faith – Crisis, Challenge and the Great Commission’. Now in [...]

2018-05-23T15:30:08+00:00May 23rd, 2018|News|

Fr La Flynn invites visitors to Lough Derg to pray for life

Father La Flynn, Prior of Lough Derg has invited visitors to the island known as the Sanctuary of Saint Patrick to pray for the right to life of the unborn child ahead of the referendum on the Eighth Amendment on 25 May. Welcoming the initiative, Father Flynn said, ‘One of the blessings of ministry on [...]

2018-05-22T16:25:12+00:00May 22nd, 2018|News|

‘Love them both. Pray for both. Choose Life for them both’ – Archbishop Eamon Martin

Archbishop Martin's message, 'Love Them Both', was delivered at Masses over the weekend in the 61 parishes of the archdiocese.

2018-05-21T17:42:08+00:00May 21st, 2018|Featured, News Feed|

‘A much loved pastor, kind and caring’ – Tributes paid to the late Bishop Christopher Jones RIP

The Requiem Mass for Bishop Jones will be celebrated in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, at 1.30pm on Tuesday 22 May.

2018-05-21T15:42:55+00:00May 21st, 2018|Featured, News Feed|