Category: News

Lumen Gentium 37: Meeting with Bishops D McKeown and A Cullinan – 1st Oct 2019

Report of brief preliminary meeting of ACI delegation with Bishops D McKeown of Derry and A Cullinan of Waterford and Lismore at Maynooth, 1st Oct 2019

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Cardinal Newman influenced anti-Nazi martyrs

To be canonised in Rome on Sunday October 13th, Cardinal John Henry Newman also influenced anti-Nazi martyrs celebrated in post World War II Germany.

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German Hierarchy Seek Own ‘Synodal Way’

Canon Law boundaries are making German bishops restless and impatient in 2019, following outrage over clerical abuse revelations.

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ACI calls Irish Bishops to Honour Lumen Gentium #37 at October 2019 Conference

With the priestly manpower crisis building in Ireland, Irish Bishops need to attend to Article 37 of Lumen Gentium when they meet on October 1st, 2019

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WAC to Celebrate Ethical Award to Mary McAleese

Joan Chittister and Mary McAleese to receive prestigious European Award In Trinity College Dublin - Sat Nov 2nd, 2019

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Urgent Campaign: Lumen Gentium 37!

Does the deepening crisis of the Irish Catholic Church now demand the implementation of Catholic lay 'Rights', as declared by Vatican II's Lumen Gentium, Article 37?

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Can US Catholics bridge their country’s deepening divide?

Deeply divided politically, US Catholics may be their country's best hope of healing, says Thomas Reese

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Prayers of the Faithful

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 produce weekly on your website.  I used to write my own and have a large collection of them but I’ve been using the ACI prayers regularly for some time...

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Faith Development Research Project – DCU

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

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Amazonia, Brazil, to have married priests?

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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