31Oct Tony Flannery’s book ‘From the Outside’ available + Audio of Book Launch

Signed copies of Tony Flannery’s new book ‘From the Outside’ available.

Forward cheque for €15, payable to ACP, to

Liamy Mac Nally, Sheeaune, Westport, Mayo. 


This is the audio of the book launch by Prof Tom O’Loughlin of Tony … Read the rest

31Oct 31 October, 2020. Saturday of Week 30

31 October, 2020. Saturday of Week 30

1st Reading: Philippians 1:18-26

Paul’s chief concern is that  the message of Christ may be spread

What does it matter, except that Christ be proclaimed in every way, whether out of false motives … Read the rest

30Oct The Revolution of Mercy and a New Ecumenism

The Revolution of Mercy and a New Ecumenism

Tomas Halík

Msgr. Tomáš Halík ThD (1948) is a professor of philosophy and sociology of religion at Charles University in Prague and president of the Czech Christian Academy. During the Read the rest

30Oct Q & A with Tony Flannery online Zoom event

Fr. Tony Flannery

From the Outside: Rethinking Church Doctrine 

Followed by Q & A

7.30 – 9.00pm Monday 2nd of November 2020

Online ZOOM event


Fr Tony Flannery

  • Tony Flannery (born 1947) joined the Redemptorist Order in 1964
  • He
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30Oct 30 October, 2020. Friday of Week 30

30 October, 2020. Friday of Week 30

1st Reading: Philippians 1:1-11

Paul longs and prays for the spiritual good of his converts

From Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus, to all the saints in Christ Jesus who are in … Read the rest

30Oct ACP Leadership pay tribute to online team

Message of thanks from the ACP Leadership:

As we celebrate ten years of the Association of Catholic Priests, we are aware that among the services we have been able to provide to the Irish Church, our website must rank among … Read the rest

30Oct ‘My Story by Jesus of Nazareth’ – as narrated by Brendan Butler

My Story


Jesus of Nazareth

As narrated by Brendan Butler

Former President of Ireland, Dr. Mary McAleese and leading church historian and religion writer, John Cooney, have come together to recommend a new book on the life and death

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29Oct Audio of ACP AGM

This is the link for the ACP AGM Wed Oct 28th via Zoom, agenda listed below.

The welcome and introductory remarks are not included.

Please note, a candle was lit at the beginning to remember deceased members and supporters.

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29Oct 29 October, 2020. Thursday of Week 30

29 October, 2020. Thursday of Week 30

St Colman, bishop (Opt. Mem.)

1st Reading: Ephesians 6:10-20

Putting on the armour of God, for the struggle of life

Be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his power. Put … Read the rest

28Oct Séamus Ahearne on walking, cycling, driving, breaking the mirror…and Indi!

A Get-out-of-Jail opportunity:

The Psychiatrist:

A new biography of Anthony Clare (d. 2007) has appeared. Psychiatrist in the Chair by Brendan Kelly and Muiris Houston. Anthony Clare was rather famous for his media performances. In the Psychiatrist’s Chair made for … Read the rest