31Jan 31st January. Friday in Week 3

Sowing the seed of the future

30Jan Synod Survey results published

The ACP Leadership Team publishes the results of the Synod survey completed by suubscribers to the ACP  website before Christmas: 1,562 priests, religious, lay people, parents and teachers participated.

30Jan 30th January. Thursday in Week 3

promises fulfilled

29Jan Can this low moment in church life become an opportunity?

Seamus Ahearne draws inspiration from the Jews at Terezin and asks if we can emerge from 'all that freezes and destroys the Joy of the Gospel in our lives'.

29Jan 29th January. Wednesday in Week 3

God's ways are beyond understanding

28Jan 28th January. Tuesday in Week 3

Belonging to the smaller and wider family

27Jan 27th January. Monday in Week 3 of Ordinary Time

Planning the way to unity

26Jan ACP Leadership decries Ruairi Quinn’s ‘unreflective comments’

The ACP Leadership Team responds to comments made by the Minister for Education, in which he suggested that time spent at religious instruction would more profitably be given over to core curriculum subjects.They call his comments "unhelpful, unwarranted and unacceptable".

26Jan Presider’s Page for Ordinary Time 3 (Sun. 26 Jan.)

Opening Comment (for Presiders)

The people that walked in darkness has seen a great light: Jesus, the light of the world, walks among us, preaching a message of repentance. We gather to listen to him, to share the bread of … Read the rest

26Jan Religion shouldn’t make people miserable

Brendan Hoban reflects on unhappy bishops and scrupulous priests — and invites people to re-discover the wonder of God's love, following the example of Pope Francis (first published in the Western People).