This weeks vatican news
Pope announces 2018 Ireland visit after meeting PM
December 2nd, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
November 28th, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
The Irish Taoiseach Enda Kenny met the Holy Father this morning and said the Pope confirmed he will travel to Ireland in August 2018.... continue reading.
November 21st, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
In a letter to end the Year of Mercy, Pope Francis has formally given all priests permanent permission to grant absolution to those who confess to having procured an abortion. ... continue reading.
November 9th, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
The Vatican’s Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin has said the Church will be praying for U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. Mr Trump was been elected on Tuesday, an astonishing victory for the celebrity businessman and political novice.... continue reading.
October 28th, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
Scottish Catholics cautioned against trend towards ‘consumer choice’... continue reading.
September 15th, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
The Holy Father was celebrating a special Mass for Fr Jacques Hamel who he described as part of the chain of Christian martyrs that runs throughout the history of the Church.... continue reading.
September 12th, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
Pope Francis has approved the establishment of a day of prayer for survivors of abuse, but decided it will be up to each nation’s bishops’ conference to decide when the memorial should be held, according a press release from the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.... continue reading.