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#Archbishop Diarmuid Martin

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Friday 15 March, 2019

Diarmuid Martin expresses concern over 'anti-Islamic sentiments being expressed in social media in Ireland'
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# New Zealand

Diarmuid Martin expresses concern over 'anti-Islamic sentiments being expressed in social media in Ireland'

Mar 15th 2019, 4:13 PM 19,881 Views 51 Comments

Martin said that some of this anti-Islamic sentiment came from publications “purporting to be of Catholic inspiration”.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin: 'The Pope has to speak frankly about our past'
# Mass Appeal
# Mass Appeal

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin: 'The Pope has to speak frankly about our past'

Aug 19th 2018, 11:11 AM 11,660 Views 111 Comments

The Archbishop of Dublin was speaking with less than a week to go until Pope Francis visits Ireland.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

There's always a 'strange hot-house kind of atmosphere' in training colleges, priest says
# Controversy
# Controversy

There's always a 'strange hot-house kind of atmosphere' in training colleges, priest says

Aug 3rd 2016, 12:15 PM 25,798 Views 82 Comments

Father Brendan Hoban also said that St Patrick’s College had been a target for criticism for years.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Thursday 1 January, 2015

'Ireland must do more to stop human trafficking' - Archbishop Martin
# Sexual Exploitation
# Sexual Exploitation

'Ireland must do more to stop human trafficking' - Archbishop Martin

Jan 1st 2015, 1:42 PM 7,908 Views 69 Comments

“Many of those who are trafficked and who live in small Irish communities feel trapped in a world which is heavily controlled.”

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Archbishop wants the Catholic Church to "listen to married couples"
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# Talk To Me

Archbishop wants the Catholic Church to "listen to married couples"

Oct 8th 2014, 12:23 PM 6,006 Views 26 Comments

Diarmuid Martin says it’s time for “a new language” between the Church and couples.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Diarmuid Martin says priests feel hurt over yesterday's Irish Times cartoon
# Upset
# Upset

Diarmuid Martin says priests feel hurt over yesterday's Irish Times cartoon

Apr 17th 2014, 10:47 AM 39,716 Views 221 Comments

The Archbishop said he is a strong believer in freedom of speech and of the vital role of satire in social criticism.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Church's teachings on marriage and family 'disconnected from real life'
# Diarmuid Martin
# Diarmuid Martin

Church's teachings on marriage and family 'disconnected from real life'

Feb 27th 2014, 10:21 PM 16,779 Views 187 Comments

The Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin addressed a group of priests this evening having received the results of questionnaire distributed in his diocese.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Food appeal for struggling Dublin families as Food Bank can't cope with requests
# Demand
# Demand

Food appeal for struggling Dublin families as Food Bank can't cope with requests

Nov 14th 2013, 12:21 PM 10,011 Views 69 Comments

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has launched the appeal after the Food Bank had to turn away 80 families last week in one community.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Archbishop Martin: 'Communities must mobilise and speak out against violence'
# Speak Out
# Speak Out

Archbishop Martin: 'Communities must mobilise and speak out against violence'

Sep 11th 2013, 5:32 PM 3,112 Views 18 Comments

The Archbishop of Dublin said that acts of violence, like that of a pipe bomb being left in a graveyard this week, should be condemned.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Seven plane-loads of people depart Dublin for Lourdes pilgrimage
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# Prayers

Seven plane-loads of people depart Dublin for Lourdes pilgrimage

Sep 7th 2013, 4:57 PM 14,357 Views 87 Comments

About 2,000 people, including sick pilgrims, medics and volunteers, left Dublin first thing this morning.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Monday 2 September, 2013

"We have to get away from idle speculation" - Archbishop Martin dismisses Vatican link
# Religion
# Religion

"We have to get away from idle speculation" - Archbishop Martin dismisses Vatican link

Sep 2nd 2013, 2:45 PM 1,877 Views 11 Comments

Martin was linked to a role in the Vatican, but says he does not expect the Pope to call him to Rome.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Archbishop Martin denies reports of a move to The Vatican
# Rumour Mill
# Rumour Mill

Archbishop Martin denies reports of a move to The Vatican

Aug 22nd 2013, 12:34 PM 5,996 Views 30 Comments

The Dublin Archdiocese said that rumours that he is leaving for Rome is just “empty speculation”.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin says church cannot be 'self-serving'
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# Catholic Church

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin says church cannot be 'self-serving'

Apr 13th 2013, 3:42 PM 5,743 Views 65 Comments

In an address today, Martin reminisced about his time in Clonliffe College, describing it as a “very cold place in more ways than one.”

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin speaks of the 'critical juncture' of the Catholic Church
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# Archbishop

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin speaks of the 'critical juncture' of the Catholic Church

Mar 28th 2013, 11:11 AM 5,603 Views 44 Comments

But he said “despite the difficulties of the Church in Ireland there are also so many signs of hope”.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

500 people have Christmas dinner at the RDS (pictures)
# Christmas Dinner
# Christmas Dinner

500 people have Christmas dinner at the RDS (pictures)

Dec 25th 2012, 7:35 PM 26,334 Views 32 Comments

Many of those in attendance were homeless.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Bishops: X Case law would lead to 'direct, intentional killing of unborn children'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Bishops: X Case law would lead to 'direct, intentional killing of unborn children'

Dec 18th 2012, 9:52 PM 13,244 Views 197 Comments

The four Catholic Archbishops of Ireland have said that the government’s decision to press ahead with legislation for abortion in line with the X Case “should be of the utmost concern to all”.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Monday 21 November, 2011

Criticism of 'strip search' in women's prison
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# Prison

Criticism of 'strip search' in women's prison

Nov 21st 2011, 11:08 AM 3,870 Views 29 Comments

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin described a new report on the Dochás centre in Mountjoy as ‘worrying’ after it alleged female inmates had to strip in front of male staff during a search.

# archbishop-diarmuid-martin - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Archbishop Martin says there is 'no room for complacency' in child protection
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Archbishop Martin says there is 'no room for complacency' in child protection

Apr 14th 2011, 4:43 PM 623 Views 0 Comments

Church leader says the institution must ensure that “we never allow slippage to permit us to be off guard”.