12Oct ‘The Confessors’ on RTÉ 1 Mon 12th Oct


The Confessors

Documentary that speaks to a selection of Irish priests, urban, rural and chaplains discuss the sins they’ve heard that have impacted and stayed with them. They also discuss why they have stayed within the church.

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12Oct The Irish Times view on churches in the pandemic: taking a toll on the faithful

The crisis is hitting the churches hard, but it would be difficult to justify an exemption from restrictions for places of worship…

Ireland’s four Catholic Archbishops made an unrealistic request in asking Taoiseach Micheál Martin to allow them special arrangements … Read the rest

12Oct Audio for Zoom on German Church by Fr Bernd Hagenkord SJ, with (rough) transcript

Fr Bernd Hagenkord SJ – ACP Zoom presentation Tues 6 Oct 2020

What can the Irish Church learn from Germany?

The introduction was by host Gerry O’Connor CSsR, ACP Leadership Team, who shared John O’Donohue’s beautiful meditation poem ‘For Courage.’ Read the rest

12Oct 12 October, 2020. Monday of Week 28

12 October, 2020. Monday of Week 28

1st Reading: Galatians 4:22-24, 26-27, 31-5:1

Through faith we are born free. It was for liberty that Christ freed us

It is written that Abraham had two sons, one by a slave woman … Read the rest