Category: News

‘Drop the idea of living in Christendom’ – Cardinal Farrell

Cardinal Farrell stresses the need to 'educate consciences' to live the faith courageously in a Western cultural setting that is now hostile.

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ICRN Conference Supports Pope Francis, June 16 2018

Meeting in Slovakia, this international church reform movement drew inspiration from the Slovakian Catholic underground church.

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‘The Church’s mission is not to compel the unwilling …’ – Bishop Leo O’Reilly of Kilmore

"The Church’s mission is not to compel the unwilling, but to invite the willing." Bishop Leo O'Reilly of Kilmore - at Knock, June 17th 2018

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Armagh Peace & Justice Commission – Meeting Sat 7th July

Armagh Justice and Peace Commission to host a conversation on the recent Referendum and upcoming WMOF - Sat July 7, Carrickdale Hotel Dundalk.

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Irish Bishops to establish ‘Council for Life’

In the wake of the Irish referendum on May 25th the Irish Bishops have responded with a plan for a new 'Council for Life'.

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WAC Ireland petition to Pope Francis re LGBTQI

We Are Church (Ireland) protest Catechism wording on the LGBTQI community - and petition Pope Francis to change it.

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Thomas Reese SJ: Pro-Life Cause needs a new Strategy

In the wake of the Irish abortion referendum Thomas Reese SJ argues for a change of strategy for the pro-life cause.

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What About Me? – Dr Sharon Tighe-Mooney to speak in Howth

Dr Sharon Tighe-Mooney to speak in Howth, on Monday 14th May, against the exclusion of women from the Catholic priesthood.

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Irish Primate calls for review of Catholic sex education

Archbishop Eamon Martin has called for a review of sex education in Irish Catholic schools, including provision for issues of sexual orientation and gender identity.

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What About Me? Women and the Catholic Church

Why exactly are women banned from the Catholic priesthood, and therefore from exercising authority within it? Sharon Tighe-Mooney finds the case seriously wanting.

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