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#Archdiocese of Dublin

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

'Significant' plans announced to move sacramental preparation away from schools

The sacraments are Baptism, Confession, First Communion, and Confirmation.

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Friday 5 April, 2019

Archdiocese postpones vote on patronage of Dublin schools, citing 'confusion' about Church celebrations

It was claimed earlier this week that pupils would not celebrate Christmas at Educate Together schools.

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Thursday 11 October, 2018

GAA to buy former seminary beside Croke Park from Dublin Archdiocese

The building and its adjoining land, which date from the 19th century, are to be sold for the development of housing, hotel and sports facilities.

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Visit a former seminary as part of Culture Night

Bing Crosby, the 1913 Lockout and illegal beer houses are all on the agenda as the Archdiocese of Dublin opens a former seminary to the public.

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Friday 15 February, 2013

HSE chaplains earn twice as much as average priest

HSE records obtained by the Medical Independent show that HSE chaplains in Dublin North East out-earn everyday priests.

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

Archdiocese of Dublin proposes radical shake-up of First Communion ceremonies

The new policy document is geared at making the First Communion a more parish-oriented – and cheaper – event.

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Foreign aid, college fees and pregnancies: the week in statistics

How much will the US’s aid cuts to Pakistan really matter? And just how many priests have been connected with abuse allegations?

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Thursday 24 May, 2012

One in every 14 Dublin priests accused of child abuse

New figures show details of accusations against ten serial abusers in the diocese – one of whom had 97 allegations against him.

# archdiocese-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.

# archdiocese-of-dublin - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Archbishop says Church can contribute to ‘younger generation’ of politics

Dublin’s Archbishop Martin adds that the Celtic Tiger fooled us into thinking ‘we had attained something more sophisticated’.