# catholic-church - Yesterday’s News
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin referenced the Cardinal’s response to abuse allegations at his funeral today.
The pontiff said it is not good enough to merely go to Mass.
# catholic-church - Tuesday 21 February, 2017
He died after a long illness.
# catholic-church - Friday 10 February, 2017
Free gift tokens that can be be exchanged in return for favours are now available in cathedrals across the country.
# catholic-church - Monday 6 February, 2017
The St John of God Brothers had 40% of its members accused of abuse.
# catholic-church - Friday 3 February, 2017
The Church of the Annunciation will be demolished to make way for a much smaller church.
# catholic-church - Sunday 29 January, 2017
Fr Tony Flannery and Fr Sean McDonagh have sharply criticised how the Vatican treats clergy and, in particular, women.
# catholic-church - Tuesday 24 January, 2017
Fernando Ocariz will be the fourth chief of the organisation.
# catholic-church - Saturday 24 December, 2016
The order’s grand chancellor was dismissed recently, amid reports of a policy row over the use of condoms.
# catholic-church - Friday 9 December, 2016
The claim was made in a submission to the Citizens’ Assembly.
# catholic-church - Monday 14 November, 2016
Two priests have been killed in recent months in the eastern state of Veracruz.
# catholic-church - Saturday 5 November, 2016
The Vatican has rebuked the controversial Father Giovanni Cavalcoli for his comments.
# catholic-church - Monday 31 October, 2016
The 38-year-old was ordained as a deacon this weekend.
# catholic-church - Sunday 30 October, 2016
A historian talks us through some Halloween traditions, from preparing the house for spirits to trick or treating.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 26 October, 2016
The Catholic Church has said ashes should not be scattered or kept at home.
# catholic-church - Friday 21 October, 2016
“I wasn’t trained for this in the seminary,” the local priest said.
# catholic-church - Saturday 15 October, 2016
The new McVatican comes with a side order of outrage.
# catholic-church - Friday 9 September, 2016
A local Catholic activist had objected to their presence.
# catholic-church - Sunday 4 September, 2016
The nun was canonised today in front of about 100,000 pilgrims.
# catholic-church - Friday 26 August, 2016
Change is hard in big organisations – but the Catholic Church’s approach to the problems in Maynooth have been less than encouraging.
# catholic-church - Thursday 25 August, 2016
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin said “radical change” is needed within the Catholic Church.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 24 August, 2016
The procedures for handing whistleblowers will also be looked at.
# catholic-church - Tuesday 2 August, 2016
‘Baptise your child just to get into a school or don’t baptise but then fear your child may be ostracised from their class group?’
# catholic-church - Thursday 28 July, 2016
Police in Australia said they are investigating Cardinal George Pell.
# catholic-church - Monday 25 July, 2016
A former government minister was caught throwing bags of cash over the wall of a convent.
# catholic-church - Tuesday 12 July, 2016
Mark Vincent Healy is taking a legal case against the Holy Ghost Fathers.
# catholic-church - Thursday 7 July, 2016
Archbishop Charles Chaput issued a new set of pastoral guidelines for clergy and other leaders of the archdiocese.
# catholic-church - Friday 20 May, 2016
It is thought that the visit will take place in 2018 during the World Meeting of the Families in Dublin.
# catholic-church - Monday 16 May, 2016
Documents released to TheJournal.ie under freedom of information show the anger of Ireland’s non-religious parents.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 4 May, 2016
The latest tranche of child protection reviews found 288 allegations were made against the Catholic Church.
# catholic-church - Saturday 23 April, 2016
Religion is all of our business when over 90% of state-funded schools remain in church hands, writes Donal O’Keeffe.
# catholic-church - Saturday 26 March, 2016
# catholic-church - Thursday 17 March, 2016
The school said she breached her contract by going against the religious and moral teachings of the church.
# catholic-church - Monday 14 March, 2016
Some 96% of primary schools are under religious control.
# catholic-church - Monday 29 February, 2016
The Church – to quote the brilliant film “Spotlight” – thinks in centuries, writes Donal O’Keeffe.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 27 January, 2016
“Spotlight is largely about journalists and journalism…”
# catholic-church - Friday 22 January, 2016
It’s part of a children’s book the Pontiff has written.
Shortly after he was elected, Francis raised conservative eyebrows by performing the rite on men and women, Catholics and Muslims.
We’ve made the front page.
# catholic-church - Monday 18 January, 2016
Could we be set for Easter Sunday to happen at the same time of year each year?