Welcoming the appointment, Archbishop Eamon Martin said, ‘I wish to offer my warmest congratulations and prayerful support to Bishop Brendan Kelly for his generous acceptance of a new episcopal appointment.'
Bishops ask all people in society, and in particular our policymakers, to recommit themselves to building a society that values human beings, not least, by working for a society that enables all people to live in a decent home.
The calendar will go live simultaneously on the Catholic Bishops' and the World Meeting of Families 2018 websites on Sunday 3 December, the First Sunday of Advent.
On Sunday morning in Saint Peter’s Basilica, some four thousand poor and needy people, accompanied by volunteers will take part in a Mass celebrated by Pope Francis.
International speakers gather in Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth, this weekend for International Conference on Priestly Formation
‘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.
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.
This Sunday will be the first World Day of the Poor, which was announced by Pope Francis in his closing letter for the Jubilee Year of Mercy.
The conference is organised by the Vatican’s Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development and is on the theme ‘Prospects for a World Free from Nuclear Weapons and for Integral Disarmament’.
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.