24Aug Raiding the Pockets of God

Seamus Ahearne worries about the overwhelming negativity that now dominates media news coverage. He asks “How can we (or do we) as a nation – help the youngsters and even the ould wans, sharpen the antennae to notice and celebrate the beauty and wonder of life, which has to be task of real Religion and real Education?”

24Aug Positive Realistic Expectations of Pope Francis’ Visit

Tony Flannery outlines his expectations of the papal visit in an article on his own website. The article also appeared in the Irish Independent.

24Aug 24 August. St Bartholomew, Apostle

1st Reading: Revelation (21:9-14)

The City of God has twelve gates, representing the twelve apostles

One of the seven angels who had the seven bowls full of the seven last plagues came and said to me, “Come, I will show … Read the rest