Category: Past Events

Voices of Hope: Echoes of the Divine – October 25th & 26th

The Jesuit Centre, Galway are delighted to invite you to the conference Voices of Hope: Echoes of the Divine, taking place over the October Bank Holiday weekend, Friday evening 25th and Saturday 26th October 2013, at the Galway Bay Hotel. Speakers include Sr Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking, Geraldin O’Gara, GP, John Lonergan, former governor of Mountjoy Jail, Gerry O’Hanlon SJ, Jesuit...

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ACI Launch: June 1st 2013

 ACI’s Official Launch on Saturday 1st June 2013 from 10am to 4pm in the Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley.  The meeting, an open and participative space,  focused on how this organisation can support the role of the laity in the future of our Church. Attendees engaged in discussion and listening on topics around the main theme.   

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Human Dignity, Freedom of Conscience and Religious Liberty in Vatican II

We Can Do No Other: Human Dignity, Freedom of Conscience and Religious Liberty in Vatican II. On Thursday 23rd May next Ladislas Orsy, S.J. gave the Second Michael Hurley Memorial Lecture at the Jesuit Conference Centre, Milltown Park. The talk focussed on the far reaching theological and spiritual significance of the Declaration on Religious Freedom and on...

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Homosexuality and the Bible: June 15th, All Hallows College

Homosexuality and the Bible is a contemporary topic which was unpacked by Kieran O’Mahony OSA, on Saturday June 15th at All Hallows College. This conference was attended by LGBT persons, their families, clergy, those involved in pastoral work, counsellors, chaplains, those involved in youth ministry, prayer guides and spiritual directors. Kieran O’Mahony is an Augustinian priest living in Orlagh...

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Sr Florence Deacon osf, President of the LCWR, comes to Ireland

A crowd of almost 300 strong turned out to hear Sr Florence Deacon, President of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) in the USA.  The conference has more than 1500 members, who represent more than 80% of the 57,000 women religious in the United States. For further information on the LCWR, click here. The meeting took place...

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First ACI General Meeting, November 2012

First ACI General Meeting The General Meeting in the Regency Hotel in Dublin coincided with the first AGM of the ACP. Approximately 300 people attended the ACI meeting and a very lively debate was conducted on the ‘Statement of Objectives’ and other matters directly related to the future development of the association. At the conclusion...

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May 2012 – All Hallows Meeting

May 2012 – All Hallows Meeting The preparations for the All Hallows meeting were made by lay members who assisted the ACP in the organisation of the event in the Regency Hotel. The All Hallows meeting on the 30th May was attended by about 175 people. After some introductory remarks an open forum discussion took...

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