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# sisters-of-mercy - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Residents question why public barred from Dublin city park maintained by Council and owned by religious order
# Park Strife
# Park Strife

Residents question why public barred from Dublin city park maintained by Council and owned by religious order

Jul 15th 2021, 12:05 AM 99,992 Views 77 Comments

Dublin City Council maintains the private park in Dublin 7.

# sisters-of-mercy - Friday 10 March, 2017

'Hand over the keys': Pressure builds on religious groups over child abuse reparations
# Moral Obligation
# Moral Obligation

'Hand over the keys': Pressure builds on religious groups over child abuse reparations

Mar 10th 2017, 9:32 AM 15,199 Views 111 Comments

The religious groups say falling property prices are the reason only 14% of the total costs have been paid.

# sisters-of-mercy - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Magdalene Laundries survivors have received €10.3 million in compensation
# Redress
# Redress

Magdalene Laundries survivors have received €10.3 million in compensation

Apr 23rd 2014, 6:45 AM 7,719 Views 22 Comments

Justice Minister Alan Shatter told the Dáil that 731 applications have been made under the redress scheme so far.

# sisters-of-mercy - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Christine Buckley will be laid to rest this morning
# Funeral
# Funeral

Christine Buckley will be laid to rest this morning

Mar 13th 2014, 7:35 AM 7,843 Views 10 Comments

The justice campaigner will be buried in Shankill after a Funeral Mass in Dublin.

# sisters-of-mercy - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Magdalene protest to take place at Sisters of Mercy office
# Cork
# Cork

Magdalene protest to take place at Sisters of Mercy office

Aug 27th 2013, 3:01 PM 6,362 Views 28 Comments

The protest will involve the signatures of over 1,000 people being gathered on white sheets and displayed at the event.

# sisters-of-mercy - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Shatter: I can't go in a tank and force Magdalene orders to pay compensation
# Magdalene Laundries
# Magdalene Laundries

Shatter: I can't go in a tank and force Magdalene orders to pay compensation

Jul 16th 2013, 6:04 PM 8,706 Views 105 Comments

Justice Minister Alan Shatter has said he is disappointed that religious orders implicated in the Magdalene Laundries scandal will not contribute to the compensation fund for survivors.

# sisters-of-mercy - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Vatican criticises nun for her book about sexuality
# Catholicism
# Catholicism

Vatican criticises nun for her book about sexuality

Jun 5th 2012, 5:45 PM 5,413 Views 41 Comments

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.

# sisters-of-mercy - Friday 22 July, 2011

Sisters of Mercy will not meet with Quinn
# Declined
# Declined

Sisters of Mercy will not meet with Quinn

Jul 22nd 2011, 4:43 PM 1,139 Views 31 Comments

The Sisters of Mercy have said they will not attend a meeting with Education Minister Ruairí Quinn this afternoon.

# sisters-of-mercy - Monday 4 July, 2011

Abuse orders cashed in €667million on property deals
# Religious Orders
# Religious Orders

Abuse orders cashed in €667million on property deals

Jul 4th 2011, 9:18 AM 1,320 Views 15 Comments

The four religious orders who ran the Magdalene Laundries alone made €296million in ten years.