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# irish-catholic - Friday 28 July, 2017

Government defends lack of information on people who died in direct provision

Over the past 10 years, 44 people have died in direct provision.

# irish-catholic - Sunday 26 March, 2017

The story of the hundreds of Irish men and women who left Ireland for China up to 100 years ago

The producer of a TG4 documentary series says the story is largely unknown to the Irish public.

# irish-catholic - Friday 1 July, 2016

Ireland's Catholic Library is trying to negotiate a move - and its members aren't happy

The Dublin-based library houses about 70,000 items, many of which are centuries old.

# irish-catholic - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

'No' campaign slams funding cut for Catholic marriage-counselling service

The organisation, which received €1.9 million from Tusla last year, is to lose €378,000 of that funding in 2015.

# irish-catholic - Thursday 30 April, 2015

'It is appalling that the GRA has come out in favour of a Yes vote'

Nuala O’Loan, former Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland, said she isn’t keen on the GRA’s position.

# irish-catholic - Sunday 19 April, 2015

'Father Ted taught the Catholic Church how to laugh at itself'

But just how much of an impact did it have on the public?

# irish-catholic - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Church of Ireland group has come out in support of a 'yes' vote

The Changing Attitude Ireland group has said marriage should be available to couples, “without distinction as to their sex”.

# irish-catholic - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

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In pictures: Tom O'Gorman remembered as friends gather for candlelit vigil

Friends and colleagues of the murder victim gathered at a Dublin city centre church last night to share their grief and their memories…

# irish-catholic - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Fr Flannery 'surprised and shocked' at Vatican cardinal's outspoken interview

Cardinal William Levada accused the Irish priest of being “formally in heresy”.

# irish-catholic - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Priest resigns from Mater Hospital board over decision to comply with abortion law

The hospital’s decision to say it will comply with the abortion act has led to Father Kevin Doran’s resignation.

# irish-catholic - Monday 21 November, 2011

Reports of Archbishops' stance on Vatican plan "speculative"

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”.

# irish-catholic - Friday 4 November, 2011

Closure of Vatican embassy comes under fire from Catholic groups

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

# irish-catholic - Monday 12 September, 2011

Irish Catholic website hacked

A message was posted on the site saying the hackers “wish you to continue beliveing [sic] in your false religion”.