Archive | News archive 2007

Cardinal Seán Brady’s sermon for the homecoming Mass in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh, and remarks by An Taoiseach Mr Bertie Ahern TD, in Dublin airport welcoming Cardinal Brady home to Ireland

PRESS RELEASE 29th November 2007 Sermon for Homecoming Mass by Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh, in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh, and remarks by An Taoiseach Mr Bertie Ahern TD, in Dublin airport welcoming Cardinal Brady home to Ireland   Your Eminence, My brother Bishops, Lord Mayor, Minister, distinguished clergy of the other Christian Churches, […]

Lord Chris Patten to launch ICJSA publication “The Common Good in an Unequal World” on 4 December – diary notice

PRESS RELEASE 29th November 2007 The Irish Commission for Justice and Social Affairs (ICJSA) invites you or a representative to attend the launch of an important new publication: The Common Good in an Unequal World – Reflections on the Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church   Venue: Society of St Vincent de Paul […]

Cardinal Seán Brady’s return home to Ireland

PRESS RELEASE 28th November 2007 Cardinal Seán Brady’s return home to Ireland   You, or a representative, are invited to Dublin Airport tomorrow, Thursday the 29 November 2007, for the return to Ireland of Cardinal Seán Brady after his creation as a cardinal last weekend by the Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI. An Taoiseach, Mr […]

Homily by Archbishop Dermot Clifford at the Thanksgiving Mass for Cardinal Brady at St John Lateran’s Basilica in Rome

PRESS RELEASE 26th November 2007 Homily by Archbishop Clifford at Thanksgiving Mass for Cardinal Brady St John Lateran Basilica – Monday 26th November 2007 “How can I repay the Lord for his goodness to me?” We can all identify with the psalmist’s sentiments after the last three memorable days in the Eternal City for the […]

Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh, address to the media after his creation as a Cardinal by Pope Benedict XVI

PRESS RELEASE 24th November 2007 Address to the media in the Irish College, Rome, by Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh on the occasion of his creation as a Cardinal by Pope Benedict XVI “Priests and religious have a unique and irreplaceable role in our society” – Cardinal Brady Ladies and Gentlemen, Today has been […]

“We must invest in what unites us”- Peter Sutherland at IECE conference on migration

PRESS RELEASE 23rd November 2007 “We must invest in what unites us”- Peter Sutherland at IECE conference on migration Irish Bishops’ Commission for Emigrants Conference on Migration – “From Pastoral Care to Public Policy – Journeying with the Migrant” Remarks by Peter D. Sutherland SC, Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations […]

Media notification for the Consistory in Rome for Cardinal-elect Seán Brady on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 November 2007

PRESS RELEASE 23rd November 2007 Special web feature detailing the Consistory for Cardinal-elect Seán Brady on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 November 2007   A special web feature is now available on www.catholicbishops.ie detailing information on the Consistory to be held in Rome on 24 and 25 November 2007 for the elevation, by the Holy […]

Bishops’ migration conference hears “Language teaching policy is crucial to full integration and inclusion of migrants”

PRESS RELEASE 22nd November 2007 “Language teaching policy is crucial to full integration and inclusion of migrants” “Hearing of integration issues in Irish schools is like ‘déjà vu’ from Australian problems of the 1970s and 1980s” – Professor Des Cahill at IECE conference   Speaking at a major three-day conference on migration hosted by the […]

Archbishop Seán Brady opens migration conference organised by the IECE “From Pastoral Care to Public Policy – Journeying with the Migrant” – includes links to speeches

PRESS RELEASE 21st November 2007 Archbishop Brady opens conference on migration: “From Pastoral Care to Public Policy – Journeying with the Migrant” [See links to conference speeches below] At the opening of the Irish Episcopal Commission for Emigrants (IECE) conference on migration today in Dunboyne, entitled “From Pastoral Care to Public Policy – Journeying with […]

Media notification for the Consistory in Rome for Cardinal-elect Seán Brady on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 November 2007

PRESS RELEASE 20th November 2007 Media notification for the Consistory in Rome for Cardinal-elect Seán Brady on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 November 2007   Friday 23 November Martin Long, Director of the Catholic Communications Office, will be in Rome from Friday 23 November 2007 to liaise with media regarding the forthcoming Consistory for Cardinal-elect […]

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