Tag Archives: Healthcare

Standards for Certification in Healthcare Chaplaincy

These Standards were revised by the Healthcare Chaplaincy Board (HCB) and approved for use by the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference and the Conference of Religious of Ireland in 2013. These Standards are effective from January 1, 2014. Please click below to download the following: Standards for Certification in Healthcare Chaplaincy – 1 January 2014 Application […]

World Day of the Sick Prayer Leaflet

World Day of the Sick Prayer Leaflet

Publication for World Day of the Sick 2010.  Theme: Be still February 2010 | Catholic Healthcare Commission

Theology courses for certification approved by the Healthcare Chaplaincy Board

June 2009 | Healthcare Chaplaincy Board (effective from 1 January 2012)

Feature 11 February 2009 | 17th World Day of the Sick, 2009

Feature 11 February 2009 | 17th World Day of the Sick, 2009

The 17th World Day of the Sick takes place on Wednesday 11 February, the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. Pope Benedict XVI’s message this year focuses particularly on sick and suffering children.

Bishops publish ‘Day for Life’ pastoral letter on the theme of mental health

PRESS RELEASE 2 October 2008 Bishops publish ‘Day for Life’ pastoral letter on the theme of mental health Mental ill health can happen to anyone – Catholic Bishops   The Catholic Church in Ireland will mark the ‘Day for Life’ 2008 this Sunday, 5 October, at Masses throughout the country with a Pastoral Letter addressing […]

Day for Life 2008: The Lord is close to the brokenhearted

Day for Life 2008: The Lord is close to the brokenhearted

Pastoral Letter on mental health: “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those who are crushed in spirit” (available in English, Irish and Polish) 5 October 2008 | Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference Download pdf version (~265 KB) Download pdf version (~265 KB) Download pdf version (~265 KB) Get Adobe Acrobat Reader Below is […]

Day for Life 2006: Celebrating People with Disabilities

Day for Life 2006: Celebrating People with Disabilities

Pastoral Letter: to celebrate the life and presence of people with disabilities in the Church and in society to mark Day for Life 2006 (available in English, Irish and Polish) 1 October 2006 | Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference

Life in all its fullness – plain text

‘Life in all its fullness’ Pastoral Letter from the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference to mark the European Year of People with Disabilities and the Special Olympics World Summer Games June 2003 God knows each of us personally. He knew us before he formed us in our mothers’ wombs (Jer 1:5); the life of every living […]

Life in all its fullness

Life in all its fullness

Pastoral Letter: to mark the Special Olympics World Summer Games 2003 and European Year of People with Disabilities June 2003 | Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference


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