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11-ABORTION-IRELAND

Aggressive secularism is on the rise in Ireland

October 13th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Ireland is to have another abortion referendum next year, probably in May or June. There was a very big pro-abortion march in Dublin in early October, the biggest for some time, as pro-abortion groups ramp up the energy levels ahead of the referendum. A bigger pro-life march took place in Dublin some months before. We haven’t seen the wording of the referendum yet. The wrong wording will open the door to abortion on demand in Ireland. The fact that Ireland is to have another abortion referendum is a further indication of how secular Ireland is becoming. In a sense, abortion is ... continue reading.
11-CHURCH-RACE

Race is not irrelevant in the Catholic Church

October 6th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

In a letter from America, BRANDON MCGINLEY looks a segregation —BY BRANDON MCGINLEY ... continue reading.


11-MASS

The challenge of uniting the generations at Mass

September 29th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

How can we ensure the young and old get involved in Church life? —By SALLY FRASER ... continue reading.


11-REES-MOGG

Could this be our first Catholic Prime Minister?

September 15th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

ANOTHONY HORAN assesses the ambitions of Jacob Rees-Mogg. - BY ANOTHONY HORAN ... continue reading.


11-KENNEDY

Reconciling patriotism and Faith

September 8th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

In a letter from America, BRANDON MCGINLEY examines Catholic identity and institutional prejudice —By BRANDON MCGINLEY ... continue reading.


11-ANTI-CATHOLIC

The US has a long history of hatred

September 1st, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

HUGH DOUGHERTY discovers an old Catholic bastion established in a fiercely Protestant culture.... continue reading.


11-PARISH-LAITY

Just what is a ‘pastoral associate’?

August 25th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Sally Fraser looks at the laity’s place in today’s Church as she takes up a new role in her parish.... continue reading.


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Depression affects whole families

August 25th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Fr John Bollan offers some help on dealing with the illness that can be as dangerous as cancer.... continue reading.


Just what is a ‘pastoral associate’?

August 25th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

SALLY FRASER looks at the laity’s place in today’s Church as she takes up a new role in her parish. —BY SALLY FRASER ... continue reading.


Blessed Oscar Romero, murdered for his Faith

August 18th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

SCIAF’S PATRICIA FERGUSON on the archbishop’s sainthood cause ... continue reading.


Communities based on love of God

August 11th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Journalist BRANDON MCGINLEY writes a letter on true friendship from Catholic America. - BY BRANDON MCGINLEY ... continue reading.



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