The stamps will be on sale in selected Post Offices nationwide from 26 July.
The annual Reek Sunday pilgrimage takes place this Sunday 29 July on Ireland’s holy mountain Croagh Patrick in the Archdiocese of Tuam.
“Celebrate and proclaim the ethos of your universities” – Archbishop Eamon Martin at opening Mass for IFCU Assembly
More than 200 university presidents, vice- presidents and international development officers to the College have gathered in Maynooth to participate in the assembly.
‘We try to speak the message of the Good Shepherd’ – Bishop McKeown on Vatican Radio on violence in Northern Ireland
Following recent violence in the North, Bishop Donal McKeown, Bishop of Derry, spoke with Vatican Radio on the role of the spiritual leaders in times of violence, Bishop McKeown said, ‘We try to speak the message of the Good Shepherd, and we also try to offer leadership and support to those who are working for [...]
Cardinal Versaldi joins International Federation of Catholic Universities assembly in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth
Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth, this week hosts the 26th General Assembly of the International Federation of Catholic Universities. The Assembly, which takes place from 23-27 July, will welcome over 200 university presidents, vice- presidents and international development officers to the College, as well as Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi, Prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education, and Archbishop [...]
Upwards of 4,000 ministers will be needed to serve the 500,000 expected at the concluding Mass of the World Meeting of Families.
The Festival of Families will be one of the highlights of the WMOF2018 and is choreographed as a celebration of family life.
Bishop Denis Nulty, Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, celebrated a new Mass ‘Aifreann na Clainne’ (Mass of the Family) at RTÉ Donnybrook studios on Sunday 15 July last. The new Mass , composed by Portarligton native Mr Tom Conroy, is inspired by the upcoming World Meeting of Families which takes place in Dublin from 21–26 [...]
In his first Apostolic Journey following his visit to the ninth World Meeting of Families in Dublin, Pope Francis will visit Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia in September.
Intercom editor, Father Chris Hayden, speaks with Cardinal Kevin Farrell, Dublin-born Prefect of the Vatican Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life, ahead of the upcoming World Meeting of Families.