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Bishop Doran expresses regret at the slow pace at which Ireland is receiving refugees

Bishop Kevin Doran has expressed concern at the ongoing plight of migrant workers and refugees and highlighted the Church’s hopes to play a part in welcoming displaced persons in an article first published on TheJournal.ie on Sunday 10 September. Bishop Doran is Bishop of Elphin and a member of the Irish Bishops’ Council for Justice [...]

2017-09-12T11:02:06+00:00 September 12th, 2017|News|

Cardinal Kevin Farrell to address Down & Connor’s Faith and Life convention on theme ‘Faith in the Family’

The Down and Connor annual diocesan Faith and Life Convention will take place in Our Lady and Saint Patrick’s College, Knock, in Belfast, on Saturday 30 September. The theme of this year’s convention will be ‘Faith in the Family’ and the convention will welcome Cardinal Kevin Farrell, prefect of the new Dicastery for Laity, Family [...]

2017-09-08T16:58:20+00:00 September 8th, 2017|News|

Bishop McAreavey invites all to celebrate the joy of creation on the third World Day of Prayer for Creation

"We must consciously celebrate the joy of creation, the beauty of our natural world and its immense physical and spiritual treasure" – Bishop John McAreavey

2017-09-01T15:47:19+00:00 September 1st, 2017|News|