The Holy Father Pope Francis has appointed Father Martin Hayes, a priest of the Archdiocese of Cashel & Emly, as the new Bishop of Kilmore. News of this appointment arrived today at 11.00am in Ireland, 12.00pm Rome time.
The theme of the synod will be: For a synodal Church: communion, participation, and mission.
In his book Father Lane focuses on the neglected implications of Integral Ecology for faith, spirituality and theology.
At the weekly General Audience, Pope Francis reflects on how King David prayed while shepherding God’s people with his poet’s soul.
It was drafted under the direction of the Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelization. It was approved by Pope Francis on 23 March.
To balance the rights and responsibilities associated with freedom of expression, the Vatican encouraged the media to provide a platform for a wider range of faith-based and political views.
This week is Religious Freedom Week in the US. The theme for this year's Religious Freedom Week is: "For the Good of All".
British Bishop Paul McAleenan encourages Catholics to unite in prayer for racial justice on ‘Windrush Day’
The story of the Windrush Generation is one of people coming to the UK, settling and building their lives.
Reaching a decision has not been easy. There is nothing we would wish for more than to welcome pilgrims for the Three Day Pilgrimage. - Father La Flynn, Lough Derg Prior
Pope Francis says the coronavirus pandemic has heightened awareness regarding the need to protect refugees and migrants and to care for the environment.