It was not 'the Catholic Church' that failed to protect children from clerical predators, writes Thomas Reese SJ. It was Catholic bishops and superiors.

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Comment on the Prayers of the Faithful from “A Very Appreciative Priest” Just a quick note to thank you for the excellent prayers of the faithful you...

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What does 'faith development' mean to you? This Mater Dei research project wants to hear from everyone interested.

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An October 2019 synod in Rome will discuss the possibility of ordaining 'elders' - married men - for indigenous communities with too few priests.

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Responding to a call from James Carroll to 'abolish the priesthood' Thomas Reese SJ insists that clericalism results simply from human ambition.

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Thu 13th June, 2019 - Activist and Pastor Brandan Robertson to speak to We Are Church Ireland on LGBT inclusion.

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8th June 2019 - Professor Tina Beattie to address We Are Church Ireland on prospects for advancing the role of women in the Church.

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Monday May 20th, 2019 - Joe Mulvaney of We Are Church introduces his book recounting his faith journey and his vision of the future church.

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One of the church's top experts expects the Church's central government to remain stuck in the 18th century.

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“The Irish church, if it wants to survive and flourish, has to change and has to overcome some of the ways in which it is entrapped."

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