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Trócaire’s Education Resources for Lent 2017

Lent begins on Wednesday 1 March. Trócaire, the overseas development agency of the Catholic Church has developed a new series of educational resources for use by schools and youth groups.  Trócaire’s Lent 2017 educational resources focus on climate change, climate justice and climate for Early Years to Post-Primary classrooms, as well as Youth groups/programmes. Resources […]

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Pope Francis’ message for Lent 2017

Theme: ‘The Word is a gift. Other persons are a gift.’

Pope Francis’ Message for World Day of the Sick 2017

On this World Day of the Sick, may we find new incentive to work for the growth of a culture of respect for life, health and the environment – Pope Francis

Pope Francis invites the Church to celebrate Saint Valentine’s Day

Series of special gift tokens available to download

Celebrating the Feast of Saint Brigid

Resources for Saint Brigid’s Day

Bishop Denis Nulty launches Catholic Schools Week 2017

CSW2017 is celebrated from 29 January – 4 February

Pope Francis’ message for World Communications Day 2017

Communicating Hope and Trust in our Time

Speaking notes of Archbishop Eamon Martin to Pope Francis for the Irish bishops’ Ad Limina meeting

Bishops met Pope Francis in Rome on Friday 20 January

Irish bishops’ Ad Limina visit to Pope Francis and to the Holy See

On Friday 20 January the bishops will collectively have an audience with Pope Francis.

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