Monthly Archives: October 2022


Archbishop Eamon Martin: ‘hospitality’ and ‘accompaniment’ are as important today as ever

On World Mission Sunday last, Archbishop Eamon Martin celebrated the Mass of Thanksgiving on the occasion of Saint John of God’s leaving Drumcar after 76 years.

By |2022-10-26T16:37:41+01:0026/10/2022|

Pope Francis (85) is the first to register for World Youth Day 2023 in Portugal

On Sunday last, 85-year-old Pope Francis was the first pilgrim to register for World Youth Day, which will take place in Lisbon on 1 to 6 August 2023 on the theme: ‘Carrying Christ to the World’.  The previous World Youth Day was hosted in Panama, in 2019, and an estimated half a million young people [...]

By |2022-10-25T17:32:35+01:0025/10/2022|

Bishops appeal to Government to extend energy-cost support to local community facilities which are not grant aided

"Especially during winter church buildings are frequented by the homeless and vulnerable to keep warm and to be safe." - Bishops

By |2022-10-19T16:39:54+01:0019/10/2022|

Accord offers counselling service support following Creeslough tragedy

Counsellors who work with Accord, the Catholic marriage care service, have expressed their heartfelt sympathy, solidarity and prayerful support for the community of Creeslough following the horrific explosion in the Co Donegal village on 7 October.

By |2022-10-19T17:02:45+01:0019/10/2022|

Archbishops Neary and Duffy attend ‘Western Mass’ of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem

On Saturday, 15 October last, the ‘Western Mass’ of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem - Lieutenancy of Ireland - took place in Saint John the Baptist Church, The Neale, Co Mayo.

By |2022-10-19T17:04:31+01:0019/10/2022|