The new emoji celebrating this historic visit will be triggered using the following hashtags: #PopeInIreland, #PápaInÉirinn, #WMOF2018 and #FestivalofFamilies.
The death of Bishop Fiachra O’Ceallaigh, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, was announced on Sunday 29 July.
“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.
The Festival of Families will be one of the highlights of the WMOF2018 and is choreographed as a celebration of family life.
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.
The World Meeting of Families 2018 has today announced that all 500,000 tickets for its Closing Mass in the Phoenix Park, Dublin, on Sunday 26 August, are now booked out.
‘The Church owes a great debt of gratitude to this great tradition’ – Archbishop Martin at Columban centenary celebrations
Centenary celebrations of the Missionary Society of Saint Columban will continue until the Feast of Saint Columban, 23 November 2018.
Pope Francis has released his video message accompanying his monthly prayer intention for June, which this month is for ‘priests and their pastoral ministry'.
Tickets for the Papal Mass in Phoenix Park as part of the World Meeting of Families are now available on the WMOF website www.worldmeeting2018.ie.
The announcement was made following Mass this morning in the Cathedral of Christ the King, Mullingar, by His Excellency, Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo, Papal Nuncio to Ireland.