Archbishop Michael Neary presented the 545 young people with their awards at a special ceremony at Knock Shrine on Thursday 16 November.
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’.
Bishop John Kirby departed yesterday for a twelve day visit to the United States of America to meet with Irish emigrants, prisoners and their representatives in Boston and in San Francisco.
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.
Mum and Dad, Leanne and Shane Hyland, are members of Saint Mary of the Cross Church, Warnervale Parish, and they have three children Joshua (12), Alyssa (8), and Lachlan (5).
180 young pilgrims join Bishop McKeown on Pope John Paul II Award’s 10th anniversary pilgrimage to Rome
Over 25,000 young people, in 22 dioceses throughout Ireland, as well as in the UK, have successfully completed the Pope John Paul II Award since it was created in 2006.
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.