‘The fundamental law of Christianity is the law of love’ says Archbishop Diarmuid Martin at double ordination

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin celebrated the ordination of Rev Bill O’Shaughnessy and Rev James Daly on Tuesday 14 November, the feast of Saint Laurence O’Toole, patron saint of the diocese.

2017-11-16T13:03:28+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Featured, News Feed|

Archbishop Eamon Martin asks graduates ‘What have you learned about the love that moves the Sun and the stars?’

At the graduation ceremony for Saint Patrick College, Maynooth, 241 lay, religious and seminary students received qualifications for studies in Theology and Philosophy.

2017-11-13T16:57:24+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Featured, News Feed|

Archbishop Eamon Martin launches book exploring the Masses of Seán and Peadar Ó Riada

This new book, published on the 50th anniversary of the Vatican II instruction Musicam Sacram, examines the three Mass settings written by Seán Ó Riada and his son Peadar Ó Riada.

2017-11-08T17:23:11+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Featured, News Feed|

‘We ask the Lord to convert the hearts of terrorists’ – Pope Francis

Pope Francis, during his Angelus address yesterday in Saint Peter's Square on the feast of All Saints, expressed his deep sorrow following recent terrorist attacks in Somalia, Afghanistan and on Tuesday in New York.

2017-11-02T14:31:27+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Featured, News Feed|

Ireland has much to learn from Church in Brazil – Archbishop Martin at Mass with Brazilian Catholic community

More than 100 young Catholic Brazilians gathered in the Church of Our Lady of the Angels, in Dublin, to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Aparecida, the National Feast Day of Brazil.

2017-10-21T18:07:11+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Featured, News Feed|

What makes sports clubs and teams special is that sense of family, belonging and connectedness – Archbishop Eamon Martin

More than thirty clubs and schools in the parish of Armagh gathered in their sporting colours in Saint Patrick’s Cathedral for a Mass to celebrate the ‘Family of Sport’.

2017-10-09T14:31:39+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Featured|

Statement of Archbishop Eamon Martin on the death of former Taoiseach Mr Liam Cosgrave RIP

A man of strong faith, Liam Cosgrave placed great value on the primacy of conscience in his political career and in his private life. - Archbishop Eamon Martin

2017-10-05T07:21:15+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Featured, News Feed|