“How are we and all Christians in Europe to receive the Word of God, when aggression and war have broken out in Ukraine, on European soil?” – Bishop Noel Treanor
The USCCB Committee for International Justice and Peace calls for a world of justice and solidarity ahead of 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Bishop Dermot Farrell of Ossory has said that the Good Friday Agreement allows a generation to never witness the horrors of violence but instead to reap the benefits of peace. He was speaking at this year's State Commemoration Ceremonies in Arbour Hill on Wednesday...
This will be Pope Francis' 20th Apostolic Journey abroad
"My dear families of the Disappeared, your experience and painful vigil has many lessons for the wider healing and reconciliation of our troubled past." - Archbishop Eamon
We have all learned through bitter experience that wrong is never all on one side - too many families among us still grieve the losses, or nurse the wounds of sectarianism and hatred. - Archbishop Eamon Martin
Faithful encouraged to use hashtag #PeacePossible4Syria
At their Spring Plenary Assembly from 2-4 March in Brussels, the COMECE Bishops dedicated a day to the theme of the EU as a peace project. They used this occasion to discuss Peace and Security Policies. After the unification of Europe, which was in itself a project...