10Mar Irish Bishops Announce National Synodal Assembly

Irish Bishops Conference Wed 10 March 2021

  • Walking Together – A Synodal Pathway leading to a National Synodal Assembly for the Catholic Church in Ireland

At our Spring General Meeting the Irish Bishops’ Conference decided to embark on a synodal

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10Mar 40 Years Ordained – “and not a bishop among us …”

MARCH 2021

Dear Friends,

My ordination class, the class of ‘81, and not a bishop among us.

40 years in ministry through turbulent and changing times. The Ireland of today, not the Ireland we were ordained for. 

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10Mar Chris McDonnell’s weekly ‘Catholic Times’ column – Mars, you’ll never walk alone…


Perseverance has landed

Chris McDonnell CT March 12th 2021

The fourth rock from the Sun, the planet Mars, has for centuries held a fascination for the human dwellers of planet Earth. The small red spot in the sky was … Read the rest

10Mar March 10, 2021. Wednesday of Week 2 in Lent

Therefore, whoever breaks one of the least of these commandments, and teaches others to do the same, will be called least in the kingdom of heaven; but whoever does them and teaches them will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.