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# prayer - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Here's what TDs think about being made to stand for a daily Christian prayer

It’s proposed the prayer will be followed by 30 seconds of silent reflection.

# prayer - Monday 13 March, 2017

Most people agree with the Angelus being broadcast on TV and radio

Six in 10 people are happy with things as they are.

# prayer - Sunday 22 January, 2017

People are divided over whether the Dáil should begin each day with a prayer

Minister Katherine Zappone says it should be replaced with a moment of silence.

# prayer - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Bishop recommends 'prayer for motorists' to keep drivers safe this bank holiday weekend

The RSA is also giving out free coffees on Monday to try to tackle driver fatigue.

# prayer - Monday 25 January, 2016

Trump goes to church, gets a sermon on Syrian refugees and Mexican migrants

Trump’s campaign invited several reporters to observe the Iowa ceremony.

# prayer - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Kerry set to get new mosque, but there won't be a call to prayer

The new site will contain a mosque and Muslim community centre.

# prayer - Monday 8 June, 2015

Hunt is on for thieves who stole Gougane Barra pilgrim altar stone

Locals say there will be no luck following those responsible for removing the spiritual stone.

# prayer - Friday 6 June, 2014

Crucifix erected in Kerry Council raises questions about equality law Secularism This post contains a poll

Crucifix erected in Kerry Council raises questions about equality law

The idea for the crucifix was proposed Fianna Fáil Councillor John Joe Culloty who put down the motion at an April meeting.

# prayer - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Ireland's largest mosque gets planning permission

The mosque will be built in Clongriffin, County Dublin and will cater for up to 3,000 people.

# prayer - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Column: Keeping my faith can be challenging at times, but it's my safe haven

The choosing of a new pope has brought a positive feeling about the Roman Catholic Church and a sense of new beginnings, says Patricia McNally, who explains why her faith is so important to her.

# prayer - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Pope calls for Catholic Church to 'renew' as thousands flock to prayers

The Vatican said over 50,000 people had turned out to see the pope for his Sunday Angelus, while local authorities put the number at over 100,000.

# prayer - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Poll: Do you practise your religion? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you practise your religion?

Be it private prayer or formal services, do you practise your religion if you have one?

# prayer - Sunday 14 October, 2012

BOD: I can’t convince Damien Duff to make an Ireland comeback

The Irish rugby captain believes the Fulham midfielder is ‘incredibly professional’ and is enjoying is football away from the shackles of the international game.

# prayer - Sunday 19 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

# prayer - Thursday 9 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Madonna* gets burnt by angry religious group Madonna

Madonna* gets burnt by angry religious group

*Well, not the actual pop icon herself, thankfully, but a poster.

# prayer - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Eucharistic Congress: Here's why people are attending

The arrival of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress comes at a time when the Catholic Church in Ireland is in turmoil. spoke to some of the pilgrims on why they are attending.

# prayer - Thursday 23 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Seanad "should reflect in silence before daily prayer"

A proposal on introducing 30 seconds of silence before the daily prayer was reached by compromise between Senators Ivana Bacik and Ronan Mullen.

# prayer - Friday 8 July, 2011

The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

This is the week that was, in pictures.

# prayer - Monday 9 May, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# prayer - Monday 21 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Coalition forces claim to have destroyed Gaddafi’s command centre; plans for a supercasino on the banks of the Liffey and the ‘gay cure’ iPhone app that got a 4+ rating from Apple.