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# cardinal-sean-brady - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Brendan Smyth victim: 'I could have been saved'
# Sexual Abuse
# Sexual Abuse

Brendan Smyth victim: 'I could have been saved'

Jun 25th 2015, 11:27 AM 9,523 Views 40 Comments

Rose said she would consider taking legal action against gardaí who were aware of his abuse.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Monday 8 September, 2014

Pope Francis accepts Cardinal Seán Brady's resignation
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Pope Francis accepts Cardinal Seán Brady's resignation

Sep 8th 2014, 11:00 PM 15,092 Views 87 Comments

The Primate of All Ireland retired on age grounds when he turned 75.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Brady resignation "too late" for abuse survivor
# Clerical Abuse
# Clerical Abuse

Brady resignation "too late" for abuse survivor

Aug 17th 2014, 2:33 PM 8,115 Views 32 Comments

Brendan Boland says that Sean Brady was “weak”.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Cardinal Brady says he is 'truly sorry' to survivors
# Safeguarding
# Safeguarding

Cardinal Brady says he is 'truly sorry' to survivors

Dec 10th 2013, 11:58 AM 3,488 Views 37 Comments

The Archbishop of Armagh was speaking after the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church published its review of practices in the archdiocese.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Cardinal Brady 'genuinely regrets' retirement of Bishop due to ill-health
# Retirement
# Retirement

Cardinal Brady 'genuinely regrets' retirement of Bishop due to ill-health

Feb 27th 2013, 12:19 PM 6,041 Views 13 Comments

The resignation of Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Armagh, Gerard Clifford, has been accepted by Pope Benedict.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

McNamara: Cardinal's Christmas message "misrepresented" abortion legislation issue
# Abortion
# Abortion

McNamara: Cardinal's Christmas message "misrepresented" abortion legislation issue

Dec 26th 2012, 12:06 PM 7,522 Views 62 Comments

Labour TD Michael McNamara said that Cardinal Brady misrepresented the legal position within which the Oireachtas is required to legislate.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

Cardinal's Christmas message: abortion protests and healing divisions
# Christmas Message
# Christmas Message

Cardinal's Christmas message: abortion protests and healing divisions

Dec 25th 2012, 10:34 AM 4,900 Views 65 Comments

Cardinal Seán Brady has urged Irish people to let their representatives know their views on abortion.

# cardinal-sean-brady - 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 13,243 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”.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 21 September, 2012

'She talked about God's plan - even in football': John McAreavey on Michaela's faith
# Michaela
# Michaela

'She talked about God's plan - even in football': John McAreavey on Michaela's faith

Sep 21st 2012, 4:21 PM 10,377 Views 44 Comments

The husband of the tragic schoolteacher made the comments on a DVD just released by the Catholic Church.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Monday 27 August, 2012

Marriage Equality speaks out against Cardinal Brady comments
# Equality
# Equality

Marriage Equality speaks out against Cardinal Brady comments

Aug 27th 2012, 4:03 PM 7,761 Views 127 Comments

The organisation said the lack of legal recognition for children of gay and lesbian couples has a significant impact on the children’s lives.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Petition calling for resignation of Cardinal Brady delivered to his office
# Petition
# Petition

Petition calling for resignation of Cardinal Brady delivered to his office

Jun 13th 2012, 6:50 AM 2,085 Views 11 Comments

The petition, which was signed by 500 people, was launched in late May in Falcarragh and signed by people from the wider Donegal area as well as surrounding counties.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 1 June, 2012

PSNI says abuse allegations in BBC programme did not happen in North
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

PSNI says abuse allegations in BBC programme did not happen in North

Jun 1st 2012, 2:29 PM 1,606 Views 3 Comments

BBC’s This World programme alleged that Cardinal Sean Brady had failed to protect children from abuse.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Monday 7 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

May 7th 2012, 7:55 PM 5,479 Views 7 Comments

Our round-up of the day’s main stories – as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Here's the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here's the week's news... skewed

May 5th 2012, 6:00 PM 4,336 Views 6 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Continuity Irish Dancers turn vicious over ringlets row; 12 million bungalows for Athlone; Michael Noonan takes Miss Ireland crown as ‘warning’…

Column: Being held to accountability is not persecution, Cardinal Brady
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Being held to accountability is not persecution, Cardinal Brady

May 5th 2012, 8:30 AM 37 Views 59 Comments

One’s civic duties are not the same as one’s self-imposed religious obligations, writes TheJournal.ie columnist Lisa McInerney – nor are they superseded by them.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 4 May, 2012

'Where's the humanity?' - prominent theologian says Cardinal Brady should resign
# Clerical Abuse
# Clerical Abuse

'Where's the humanity?' - prominent theologian says Cardinal Brady should resign

May 4th 2012, 8:50 AM 3,369 Views 43 Comments

Fr Vincent Twomy says Brady “has unfortunately lost his moral credibility” over the 1975 abuse inquiry.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Poll: Should Cardinal Seán Brady resign?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Cardinal Seán Brady resign?

May 3rd 2012, 9:40 AM 9,472 Views 128 Comments

As the pressure on Cardinal Brady shows no sign of abating, we want to know what you think.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Fergus Finlay reveals personal experience of child abuse
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Fergus Finlay reveals personal experience of child abuse

May 2nd 2012, 6:40 PM 7,817 Views 28 Comments

The Barnardos chief executive said he was sexually assaulted at the age of 11.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

May 2nd 2012, 8:35 AM 4,263 Views 18 Comments

Good morning to you! Here’s nine things you should know before 9am on this Wednesday.

Cardinal Brady faces new claims over role in sex abuse inquiry
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Cardinal Brady faces new claims over role in sex abuse inquiry

May 2nd 2012, 7:31 AM 4,149 Views 78 Comments

Abuse allegations made by a 14-year-old boy were mishandled by the current head of the Catholic Church back in the 1970s with result that other boys were abused, a BBC documentary disclosed.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Abuse victim calls for Brady apology as lawsuits against Cardinal emerge
# Clerical Abuse
# Clerical Abuse

Abuse victim calls for Brady apology as lawsuits against Cardinal emerge

Dec 4th 2011, 1:46 PM 1,667 Views 0 Comments

Brendan Boland has called for an apology from Cardinal Sean Brady in the wake of settlement reached this week over the Bishop of Armagh’s handling of allegations of abuse by Fr Brendan Smyth.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Monday 21 November, 2011

Reports of Archbishops' stance on Vatican plan "speculative"
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Reports of Archbishops' stance on Vatican plan "speculative"

Nov 21st 2011, 3:49 PM 1,524 Views 7 Comments

It is being reported that the number of dioceses in Ireland is to be reduced, and that Ireland’s Archbishops are unhappy. However a spokesperson for the Irish Bishops’ Conference dismissed this as “speculative”.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 4 November, 2011

Closure of Vatican embassy comes under fire from Catholic groups
# Vatican
# Vatican

Closure of Vatican embassy comes under fire from Catholic groups

Nov 4th 2011, 8:36 AM 2,127 Views 120 Comments

The move has been condemned as part of the government’s “attack on Catholic culture”.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Thursday 8 September, 2011

No exceptions for priests in child abuse legislation
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

No exceptions for priests in child abuse legislation

Sep 8th 2011, 12:34 PM 1,470 Views 63 Comments

Catholic confession will not get special treatment in new laws over reporting child abuse, the government has confirmed.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Monday 29 August, 2011

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments
# Confession
# Confession

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments

Aug 29th 2011, 11:06 AM 1,955 Views 16 Comments

Cardinal Seán Brady has said that the seal of the confession is inviolable and that any attempt to undermine it is a challenge to the right of Catholics to freedom of religion.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 12 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Aug 12th 2011, 8:05 PM 1,066 Views 0 Comments

It’s your Friday Fix: the McGivern family react to the HIQA report, should our taxes be as high as Germany’s… and Enda Kenny the goat, King of the Puck Fair.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Cardinal tells GAA: Stop sports fixtures clashing with Mass
# Clash
# Clash

Cardinal tells GAA: Stop sports fixtures clashing with Mass

Aug 2nd 2011, 1:07 PM 3,292 Views 51 Comments

Primate of All Ireland Seán Brady has asked sports organisers to move Sunday games to fit around the Church schedule.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 8 July, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules - Keep your Oxegen, we have Priestopalooza...
# Humour
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules - Keep your Oxegen, we have Priestopalooza...

Jul 8th 2011, 5:19 PM 17 Views 7 Comments

The (not) Primate of All-Ireland has no intention of heading to Punchestown this weekend – he’s still recovering from a Declan Nerney-inspired stampede at the ‘Weekend for Jesus’ music and prayer festival…

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 1 July, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules - On helping the Pope to tweet
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules - On helping the Pope to tweet

Jul 1st 2011, 7:00 PM 8 Views 4 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All-Ireland is drafted in to help his Holiness to get to grips with Twitter. “He receives a tweet from the Dalai Lama. ‘Dude,’ it says. We just ignore it.”

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 24 June, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules – On how to organise a social media protest
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules – On how to organise a social media protest

Jun 24th 2011, 6:05 PM 8 Views 3 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All-Ireland tries to mobilise The Bebo, The Twitter and The Facebook to protest against a “shocking” art exhibition.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 17 June, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 28) - On my pal Padre Pio
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 28) - On my pal Padre Pio

Jun 17th 2011, 12:55 PM 13 Views 5 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All-Ireland marks the anniversary of Padre Pio’s canonisation with his recollections of their boyhood friendship… and their caravan holiday in Tramore.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Saturday 11 June, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 27) - On the presidential campaign trail
# Column
# Column

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 27) - On the presidential campaign trail

Jun 11th 2011, 11:57 AM 13 Views 0 Comments

(Not) Cardinal Sean Brady recounts one eventful day on the campaign trail as Bridie Keegan pushes to become president.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Sunday 5 June, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 26) - Running the Parish newsletter
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 26) - Running the Parish newsletter

Jun 5th 2011, 10:54 AM 3 Views 1 Comment

The Not Primate of All Ireland hands over the running of the newsletter to a colleague. Hilarity, inevitably, insues.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Monday 23 May, 2011

LIVE: (Not) Cardinal Brady’s liveblog from Obama’s concert
# Obama Gig
From The Daily Edge
# Obama Gig

LIVE: (Not) Cardinal Brady’s liveblog from Obama’s concert

May 23rd 2011, 6:20 PM 2,979 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s resident columnist and spiritual leader gives us his blow-by-blow account of goings-on at College Green in honour of visiting US President Barack Obama.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 20 May, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 25) On breaking bread with the Queen
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 25) On breaking bread with the Queen

May 20th 2011, 5:46 PM 25 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland records the royal goings-on at the State dinner for Queen Elizabeth II at Dublin Castle. “I eventually manage to distract Enda Kenny with the bread basket…”

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 13 May, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 24) On the joy unconfined of watching Jedward
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 24) On the joy unconfined of watching Jedward

May 13th 2011, 3:12 PM 13 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland relates the excitement among the Fathers as they settled in for last night’s nailbiting Eurovision semi-final: “We decide to do the Rosary early to get it out of the way…”

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 6 May, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 23) On the beatification of Pope John Paul II
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 23) On the beatification of Pope John Paul II

May 6th 2011, 10:23 AM 11 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland gives us a peek at his diary from the Vatican last weekend:”We are as excited as a bunch of schoolgirls on their way to a Cliff Richard concert”.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Friday 29 April, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 22) Liveblogging the British royal wedding
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 22) Liveblogging the British royal wedding

Apr 29th 2011, 3:37 PM 36 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (Not) Primate of All Ireland gave us a blow-by-blow account of the action from (almost) inside Westminster Abbey.

LIVE: (Not) Cardinal Brady’s liveblog from the royal wedding
# Royal Wedding
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Wedding

LIVE: (Not) Cardinal Brady’s liveblog from the royal wedding

Apr 29th 2011, 12:30 PM 6,807 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s resident columnist and spiritual leader gives us his blow-by-blow account of Kate and Wills’ Big Day from (just outside) Westminster Abbey.

# cardinal-sean-brady - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Two royal weddings, 30 years apart...But how much will have changed?
# Royal Wedding
# Royal Wedding

Two royal weddings, 30 years apart...But how much will have changed?

Apr 26th 2011, 1:29 PM 4,490 Views 0 Comments

All eyes will be primed on Friday for echoes of that other royal wedding. We’ve already spotted some similarities….and quite a few differences.

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