# 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?
# catholic-church - Sunday 10 January, 2016
The new Hollywood movie focuses on the Pulitzer Prize winning investigation carried out by The Boston Globe into the
Catholic Church’s cover-up of child-molesting priests.
Catholic Church has a record of abuse, twisted morality and regressive politics, writes Julien Mercille. # catholic-church - Saturday 2 January, 2016
Coping International has received commitments from the Catholic hierarchy around the world over the past year.
The Primate of Ireland Archbishop Eamon Martin said it was being overstated that this occurred regularly.
# catholic-church - Monday 28 December, 2015
The report was released in May 2009.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 2 December, 2015
The latest tranche of child protection reviews examines allegations against 20 orders.
# catholic-church - Friday 6 November, 2015
Archbishop Eamon Martin said he has dealt with three or four situations in the last year.
# catholic-church - Thursday 5 November, 2015
The case generated headlines when it came to light earlier this year.
# catholic-church - Monday 2 November, 2015
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Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan has said that she is not comfortable with the concept.
The 12-strong group now face the wrath of Vatican officials in Rome.
# catholic-church - Saturday 31 October, 2015
# catholic-church - Sunday 25 October, 2015
Their view on gay marriage, however, remains unchanged.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 14 October, 2015
The reports concern several priests in a Rome parish.
# catholic-church - Tuesday 13 October, 2015
A letter signed 13 by conservative cardinals accused the church of engineering procedures in favour of liberals.
# catholic-church - Friday 9 October, 2015
Playwright Arthur Riordan explains how two men go about writing a musical about feminism.
# catholic-church - Thursday 8 October, 2015
Pope Francis has previously ruled out admitting women to the ranks of the clergy.
By staying Catholic I feel liberals hypocritically give tacit approval to behaviour and attitudes they find offensive, writes Donal O’Keeffe.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 7 October, 2015
Fr Gino Flaim added that homosexuality was an “illness.”
# catholic-church - Monday 28 September, 2015
Dublin is to host the World Meeting of Families.
# catholic-church - Saturday 26 September, 2015
And give a fascinating insight into our religious history.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 23 September, 2015
Washington is pulling out all the stops for the historic visit.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 9 September, 2015
This comes as part of an investigation into how the Catholic church has dealt with child abuse.
# catholic-church - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
Pope Francis has called on priests to pardon women who have abortions, and the doctors who perform them
# catholic-church - Sunday 9 August, 2015
Many have staunchly resisted calls to amalgamate or divest.
# catholic-church - Monday 27 July, 2015
WHAT were you going to say in confession?
# catholic-church - Thursday 23 July, 2015
A new GSOC report found that a statement might have been taken just to “appease the victim”.
# catholic-church - Wednesday 22 July, 2015
So says a bishop, anyway.
# catholic-church - Tuesday 7 July, 2015
During my audience with Pope Francis, I asked for support in providing services to survivors of clerical child sexual abuse and their families. I reissue that request to His Holiness one year on.
# catholic-church - Sunday 5 July, 2015
The Catholic Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmuid Martin, has been called to intervene.
# catholic-church - Thursday 2 July, 2015
Former archbishop Richard Burke, who said RTÉ wrongly called him a paedophile, has settled his case