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Faithcast – Episode 37

Faithcast is the weekly podcast from catholicnews.ie, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference. Presented by Brenda Drumm, Faithcast is a mixture of interviews and news from the Catholic Church in Ireland.   In episode 37 of Faithcast, Brenda speaks to Bishop William Crean about his Lenten Pastoral Letter entitled ‘What are you doing on Sunday?’. The faith...

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Sharing the Good News – Issue 50 – March 2019

Issue 50 of Sharing the Good News, is now available.  The March 2019 issue includes the following articles and news snippets:   Ø  Archbishop Eamon Martin encourages the faithful to #LiveLent 2019 Ø  Archbishop Diarmuid Martin presides at a service of silence and prayerful reflection in a gesture of solidarity with the people of New Zealand and...

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Transforming our Understanding of our Faith with Laudato Si’

Transforming our Understanding of our Faith with Laudato Si’ – The Northern Ireland Catholic Council on Social Affairs (NICCOSA), in collaboration with the Council for Justice and Peace and the Laudato Si’ Working Group of the Council for Catechetics of the Irish Catholic Bishops Conference, are hosting a day on transforming our understanding of our faith...

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Faithcast, Episode 36

Faithcast is the weekly podcast from catholicnews.ie, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference. Presented by Brenda Drumm, Faithcast is a mixture of interviews and news from the Catholic Church in Ireland.   In episode 36 of Faithcast, Brenda speaks to Bishop Dermot Farrell, Bishop of Ossory about his Lenten pastoral letter on finding a pathway for...

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Faithcast – Episode 35

Faithcast is the weekly podcast from catholicnews.ie, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference. Presented by Brenda Drumm, Faithcast is a mixture of interviews and news from the Catholic Church in Ireland.   In episode 35 of Faithcast, Brenda speaks to Bishop Denis Nulty, Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, about how we can #LiveLent 2019 and about...

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St. Michael’s Pastoral Area Review – February 2019

The St Michael’s Pastoral Area (comprising of the parishes of Drumgoon, Kill-Drung and Laragh) participated in a mid-term review of pastoral council activity in their parishes at a meeting with members of the Diocesan Pastoral Centre team in Cootehill recently.

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Archbishop Eamon Martin encourages the faithful to #LiveLent 2019

Archbishop Eamon Martin encourages the faithful to #LiveLent 2019 –  Archbishop Eamon Martin has launched a special web resource, and a Twitter and Instagram #LiveLent initiative, for Lent 2019, which begins on Ash Wednesday 6 March. Ash Wednesday is a day of fast and abstinence. Lent is traditionally described as lasting for forty days, in...

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Pope Francis’ Message for Lent 2019

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS  FOR LENT 2019 “For the creation waits with eager longing  for the revealing of the children of God” (Rm 8: 19) Dear Brothers and Sisters Each year, through Mother Church, God “gives us this joyful season when we prepare to celebrate the paschal mystery with mind and heart renewed… as...

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Kilmore Diocese welcomes appointment of new Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry

The Diocese of Kilmore has announced the appointment of Leitrim-native, Mr. Francis Keaney, as the new Diocesan Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. Francis is a native of the parish of Glenfarne, studied in St. Clare’s Comprehensive School in Manorhamilton before undertaking third-level studies in Theology and Philosophy at All Hallows College, Dublin from...

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Faithcast, Episode 33

Faithcast is the weekly podcast from catholicnews.ie, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference. Presented by Brenda Drumm, Faithcast is a mixture of interviews and news from the Catholic Church in Ireland.   In episode 33 of Faithcast, we have a special focus on this week’s Vatican meeting on the protection of minors.  Ahead of his departure...

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