Year of Faith

Synod of Bishops

Interventions from Archbishop Diarmuid Martin and Bishop Kieran O’Reilly and Bishop Kieran’s blog from the Synod of Bishops,which is currently taking place in Rome. The Synod is discussing New Evangelisation.

Catholic Social Teaching Perspectives

A series of videos commissioned by the Council for Justice and Peace of the Irish Episcopal Conference, which explore some of the key aspects of Catholic Social Teaching. Themes include: Poverty, Work, the Economic Crisis and Global Solidarity.

Intercom October 2012

Content from the October issue of Intercom, including an article by Cardinal Seán Brady: ‘The Year of Faith: Source of Renewal’.

Year of Faith

With the Apostolic Letter of 11 October 2011, Porta fidei, Pope Benedict XVI declared a Year of Faith. This year will begin on 11 October 2012, on the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Ecumenical Vatican Council, and will conclude on 24 November 2013, the Solemnity of our Lord Jesus Christ, Universal King.