Up to 500 people are expected to take part in the annual Clogher Diocese pilgrimage to Lough Derg, which will take place this Saturday 26 May.
For those attending the events of WMOF 2018, the decree says that the indulgence is granted to those who ‘devoutly participate at some event during the ninth World Meeting of Families’.
Speaking to Vatican News, Archbishop Eamon Martin described the Good Friday Agreement as a ‘life-saving moment’.
Archbishop Martin's message, 'Love Them Both', was delivered at Masses over the weekend in the 61 parishes of the archdiocese.
The Requiem Mass for Bishop Jones will be celebrated in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, at 1.30pm on Tuesday 22 May.
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin's message, titled 'The Church must always be Pro-Life' was delivered to the 199 parishes in the Archdiocese of Dublin this week.
Each year the group undertake a pilgrimage to the Holy Land as an expression of solidarity with the diminishing number of Christians who are living in the region and to offer moral support to the suffering Palestinian people.
In the coming days, I invite you to pray earnestly and to become “Missionaries for Life” so that the people of Ireland will “Choose Life.” - Archbishop Kieran O'Reilly
Pope Francis said, ‘Today, being the day dedicated to mothers in many countries, an applause for the mothers!’
Family was a central pillar in the lives of the leaders of the 1916 rising and can inspire us all in shaping the Ireland of the future, Bishop Brendan Leahy has said.