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Nurturing Our Children’s Faith (Polish) – plain text

EDUCATION IN FAITH SUNDAY – 5 FEBRUARY 2006 Theme: Nurturing Our Children’s Faith PASTORAL LETTER – PLAIN TEXT (POLISH) WYCHOWANIE DZIECI W WIERZE Biskupi i ksieza maja zaszczyt zaprezentowac jeden z najwazniejszych moment

Towards a Policy on Religious Education in Post-Primary Schools

Towards a Policy on Religious Education in Post-Primary Schools Introduction The recently published Junior Certificate Religious Education Syllabus and its companion Leaving Certificate Religious Education Syllabus invite renewed reflection on religious education in post-primary schools. While a syllabus may outline content appropriate to religious education, it does not address the context in which such content […]

Nurturing Our Children’s Faith (Irish) – plain text

EDUCATION IN FAITH SUNDAY – 5 FEBRUARY 2006 Theme: Nurturing Our Children’s Faith PASTORAL LETTER – PLAIN TEXT

Nurturing Our Children’s Faith (English) – plain text

EDUCATION IN FAITH SUNDAY – 5 FEBRUARY 2006 Theme: Nurturing Our Children’s Faith PASTORAL LETTER – PLAIN TEXT NURTURING OUR CHILDREN’S FAITH As priests and bishops we have the privilege of being present at some of the most important moments in the lives of families. We are very grateful that we are welcomed to be […]

End of Life Care – Summary

“DAY FOR LIFE” 2002 “End of Life Care – Ethical and Pastoral Issues” Irish Bishops’ Committee for Bioethics SUMMARY Palliative Care avoids two extremes Advances in medicine and in technology mean that the taking of decisions about appropriate care for people who have advanced and progressive illness have become more complex. The document says that, […]

Assisted Human Reproduction: Facts and Ethical Issues

Assisted Human Reproduction: Facts and Ethical Issues (Originally Published in 2000, by Veritas Publications, Dublin,for the Bishops’ Committee for Bioethics) (Text revised by the Bishops’ Committee for Bioethics, April 3rd. 2003) Table of Contents Chapter 1 Assisted Human Reproduction: Establishing Principles Scientific Research Involving Human Embryos The Nature and Scope of This Document The Right […]


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