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# archbishop-of-dublin - Monday 3 June, 2019

Archbishop says Dublin drug cartels will be stopped from 'exploiting' religious services

He said that religious services would no longer be used to “glorify” Dublin drug cartels’ images.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Diarmuid Martin: 'It's hard to believe that evidence has simply vanished and that no one can remember'

He called on the Church to avoid returning to attitudes it had shown in the past.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

'I think we'd all make quite good priests': Josepha Madigan responds to Archbishop's criticism

On Saturday, Culture Minister Josepha Madigan stepped up at her local church to lead prayers after a priest failed to show up.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Monday 10 July, 2017

Archbishop says Church stubbornly reluctant to let go of the control of schools

Diarmuid Martin has raised concerns about growing hostilities between the Church and State.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Archbishop calls for 'full-bodied investigation' into all mother-and-baby homes

Diarmuid Martin said that any investigation needs to ensure that the culture that existed in past has been stamped out.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Thursday 27 February, 2014

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

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

# archbishop-of-dublin - Thursday 14 November, 2013

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

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

# archbishop-of-dublin - Friday 21 December, 2012

Anglican Archbishop welcomes moves 'to bring clarity' to abortion law

Dr Michael Jackson says the abortion issue is one of “almost indescribable complexity”.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

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

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-of-dublin - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Column: I don’t want my son to make his Communion, but I’m worried

Communion takes up too much school time says Emma Gilmore, but by opting out she fears her son may be ostracised.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Monday 1 October, 2012

Archbishop says children's rights vote is no 'magic formula'

Diarmuid Martin says the Children’s Rights referendum is welcome, but will not solve all challenges for parents and children.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Married deacons ordained into the Catholic Church

Dublin Diocese says the eight deacons will not be “lone rangers”…

# archbishop-of-dublin - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Archbishop defends Catholic Church's role in education

Archbishop of Dublin Dr Diarmuid Martin has said that Catholic education must fight its own corner in a more pluralist Ireland.

# archbishop-of-dublin - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Dublin Catholics could face church levy as Archdiocese faces 'financial collapse'

Documents leaked to the Irish Catholic newspaper claim that the Church in the capital is in a precarious financial state.