Monthly Archives: February 2021


Lent reminds us that the Lord is always with us – Bishop Denis Nulty

“Our traditional Lenten disciplines of prayer, fasting and charity are not intended to be empty, pious actions. These are intended to draw us closer to choosing God and closer to choosing a life lived out of faith.” – Bishop Denis Nulty

By |2021-02-23T12:43:57+00:0023/02/2021|

Political leaders must be reminded that Church services are ‘utterly essential’ – Bishop McGuckian SJ

Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ of Raphoe has issued a pastoral letter for Lent 2021 in which he criticised the branding of Church services by some as non-essential.

By |2021-02-18T12:04:31+00:0018/02/2021|

Up to one-third of Trócaire donations at risk as Covid-19 restrictions curtail distribution of Trócaire boxes this Lent

The first Lent in almost 50 years when many homes will be without a Trócaire box.

By |2021-02-17T14:41:50+00:0017/02/2021|