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June 2018

Bishops thank parishioners across Ireland for continued support of Trócaire

By | June 21st, 2018|Categories: News, News Feed|

At their Summer General Meeting, which took place last week in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth, bishops expressed their deep gratitude to parishioners, priests and religious across the country for their continued support for Trócaire, the [...]

Father Tomás Surlis appointed as Pro-Rector of Seminary at Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth

By | June 20th, 2018|Categories: News|

The Trustees of Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth have appointed Father Tomás Surlis, Director of Formation and Lecturer in Theology and Education, as Pro-Rector of the College Seminary. Father Surlis will begin the role on 1 [...]

Fourth national collection for World Meeting of Families takes place this weekend

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: News, News Feed|

The fourth national collection for the World Meeting of Families 2018 will take place in parishes across Ireland this weekend, 16–17 July. This will be the first such collection since the formal confirmation of the presence [...]

Bishop Joseph Duffy reflects on his ministry during the celebration of his Diamond Jubilee of priesthood

By | June 13th, 2018|Categories: News|

More than 500 people gathered in Saint Macartan’s Cathedral in Monaghan on Sunday 10 June for a Mass of Thanksgiving to mark the sixtieth anniversary of the ordination of Bishop Joseph Duffy, Bishop Emeritus of [...]

Archbishops welcome programme of Pope Francis’ visit for World Meeting of Families 2018

By | June 11th, 2018|Categories: Featured, News Feed|

Pope Francis will visit the National Marian Shrine at Knock as well as the Capuchin Day Centre for Homeless People alongside attending the events of WMOF.

Trócaire Human Rights Garden wins gold at Bloom in Phoenix Park

By | June 5th, 2018|Categories: News|

Trócaire, the overseas development agency of the Catholic Church in Ireland, has won Gold at Bloom 2018 for its garden that brings to life the stories of human rights defenders in Palestine, Guatemala and Zimbabwe. Bloom is [...]

‘The ministry of the deacon is a ministry of service’ – Archbishop Martin at ordination of four Permanent Deacons

By | June 5th, 2018|Categories: Featured, News Feed|

Archbishop Martin was speaking at the ordination of four married men to the permanent diaconate in Saint Mary’s Pro-Cathedral on Sunday 2 June

May 2018

‘The pro-life cause in Ireland is now more important than ever’ – Archbishop Eamon Martin

By | May 29th, 2018|Categories: Featured, News Feed|

‘Every human life is beautiful, every human life is sacred, every human life is precious. This remains true after the referendum result,’ Archbishop Eamon Martin has said.