Monthly Archives: May 2020

‘Let no one say the class of 2020 had it easy’ – Bishop Denis Nulty

Bishop Denis Nulty of Kildare & Leighlin spoke to leaving cert students during a ceremony for the class of 2020 after the announcement that the leaving cert examinations for this year have been cancelled. 

By |2020-05-29T17:25:41+01:0029/05/2020|

Pope Francis encourages storytelling on World Communications Day

Pope Francis encourages storytelling on World Communications Day As Pope Francis recalls World Communications Day, the Prefect of the Dicastery for Communication reflects on the Church’s role in building a new communications model founded on encounter. At the Regina Coeli prayer on Sunday, Pope Francis recalled his message for World Communications Day on 24 May, [...]

By |2020-05-26T10:04:07+01:0025/05/2020|

Archbishop Michael Neary invites prayers of petition and thanksgiving following cancellation of Reek Sunday pilgrimage

Archbishop Michael Neary of Tuam has announced the cancellation of this year's Reek Sunday pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick on account of Covid-19 health concerns.

By |2020-05-20T16:51:31+01:0020/05/2020|

Archbishop Eamon Martin blesses Glenview Nursing Home, Co Tyrone, and offers support to the sick

Archbishop Eamon Martin has published a video message to offer words of comfort to all who are sick or in care homes during the Covid-19 pandemic.

By |2020-05-19T17:55:43+01:0019/05/2020|

‘In protecting those around us, we protect ourselves and those we love’ – Bishop Noel Treanor

Bishop Noel Treanor of Down & Connor has issued a statement on the re-opening of churches in the diocese for private prayer. The statement was issued in response to the five-step recovery plan of the NI Executive outlined on the gradual easing of Covid-19 restrictions. "The pandemic has not passed. We need to be vigilant [...]

By |2020-05-19T16:34:16+01:0019/05/2020|