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It remains as important as ever to affirm the sanctity of life – Archbishop Eamon Martin

Commitment to the pro-life cause has not diminished.

Statement of Archbishop Eamon Martin on the sanctity and right to life of the unborn child

“How tragic it is for humanity that some legislators would ‘fast track’ the ending of the lives of the most defenceless in our society” – Archbishop Eamon Martin Archbishop Eamon Martin participated at the ‘Rally for Life’ which was held in Dublin city centre this afternoon. Speaking to media at the rally Archbishop Martin said: […]

Bishop Fintan Gavin ordained as Bishop of Cork and Ross

Bishop Fintan Gavin was ordained on Sunday as Bishop of Cork & Ross in Cathedral of Saint Mary and Saint Anne in Cork City. It was the first ordination of a Catholic Bishop for Cork & Ross since 1984, when Bishop John Buckley was ordained auxiliary bishop of the diocese. Bishop Gavin is 53 years […]

Statements on acceptance of resignation of Bishop Raymond Field

Bishop Field turned 75 on 24 May last

Pope’s message for World Day of the Poor 2019

Pope Francis’ message for the Third World Day of the Poor has been release. The day will be observed on Sunday 17 November 2019 on the theme “The hope of the poor shall not perish forever”, taken from the Book of Psalms. You can read the text of the Pope’s message below:  ‘The hope of […]

Statement of the Summer 2019 General Meeting of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference

The Summer 2019 General Meeting of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference concluded this evening in the Columba Centre, Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth.  Please see below issues discussed by the bishops during their meeting: Christian response to religious intolerance, racism and bigotry Relationships and sexuality education Safeguarding children Government’s structured dialogue meeting on 4 July World […]

10 Principles to guide our presence on the digital highways

At a seminar to mark World Communications Day 2019 entitled ‘Believers in the Digital World: Opportunities for Mission’, Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh, Primate of All Ireland and Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Dromore, has encouraged the faithful to be a force for good by responsibly contributing to the digital world. He offers […]

Pope Francis’ message for World Mission Day 2019

Sunday 20 October 2019

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