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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.

‘Crossing Barriers’ the theme for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2017

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Laudato Si’ informs the theme for Catholic Schools Week 2017

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Parish Resource Pack for World Day of Migrants and Refugees 2017

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Pope Francis’ Message for World Day of Migrants and Refugees 2017

Among migrants, children constitute the most vulnerable group.. – Pope Francis

The Feast of the Epiphany of Our Lord Jesus Christ

THE FEAST OF THE EPIPHANY The Feast of the Epiphany is celebrated on January 6. This feast commemorates the visit of the wise men to worship the baby Jesus. Tradition tells us that their names were Caspar, Melchior and Balthassar. The men were astrologers who were looking for the star that would lead them to […]

Pope urges Bishops to protect lives of children

Pope Francis said the bishops must find new courage to protect children and to be more sensitive to what is happening in the world around us.

Archbishop Eamon Martin’s New Year Message for the 50th World Day of Peace 2017

Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland has published the following New Year message for the 50th World Day of Peace on 1 January 2017: As a teenager growing up in Derry, I remember being inspired by the witness of the Peace People who brought many ordinary people onto the streets […]

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