27Nov What Now for the Catholic Church? – RTÉ Radio 1 Leap of Faith programme

RTÉ Radio 1 – The Leap of Faith, Friday 26 Nov 2021

What now for the Catholic Church? Presenter Michael Comyn

In discussion are Bishop Brendan Leahy of Limerick, who is vice-chair of the Synodal Steering Committee, Ursula Halligan who is a journalist and coordinator of We are Church and Derek Scally, Berlin Correspondent for The Irish Times and author of The Best Catholics in the World.

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  1. Joe O'Leary

    RTÉ Radio 1 Leap of Faith programme…

    Back then, as junior chaplain in UCC, I did not realize to what extent a new Cork was being born. The oppressive drabness and insidious taboos they were shaking off seemed to form the very element of the church, whose decline was just setting in. The church would have benefited hugely from engaging with these young activists and visionaries. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Gmz4K2z7dY&t=424s