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Friday 31 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Nun

All time
# West Cork
Nun found guilty of breach of planning laws over Cork compound
Two nuns attended court today with a Child of Prague statue. The judge said “this is not the place for holy statues”.
# missionary
Irish nun attacked at a convent in the Philippines
The woman was taken to hospital.
# in a house that ceased to be
People were overcome with emotion watching the Christina Noble documentary last night
The powerful documentary aired on RTÉ last night, giving an insight into Noble’s troubled past and her inspiring ability to turn it into something positive.
# South Africa
Men who strangled nun with typewriter cord get life sentences
The accused “showed no remorse”.
# Protests
Nun (75) gang-raped after burglars break into Indian convent school
Local residents have taken to the streets in anger.
Greece testing a man for Ebola at Athens hospital
An architect who recently travelled to Nigeria is being tested for the virus.
# Nun Too Clever
Nun who didn't know she was pregnant gives birth, names baby Francis
Her fellow nuns say they are “very surprised”.
# nun too pleased
Nun charged after voting for her deceased friend
The nun said she was trying to fulfil her late friend’s wishes in the US election.
# Priestless Parishes
Catholic church preparing for priestless parishes
The Irish Catholic newspaper has reported that Catholic bishops are drawing up radical new plans for laypeople-led Sunday services.
# Road Deaths
Kilkenny nun named as Cork road crash victim
Sister Mairéad Murphy was 80-years-old.
# Catholicism
Vatican criticises nun for her book about sexuality
The Congregation of the Doctrine of the Faith issued a formal censure to the nun for her book which looks at masturbation, homosexuality and divorce.
# Advertising
Pregnant nun ice cream advert banned
The “immaculately conceived” strap line doesn’t go down so well…