04Dec Pope departs Cyprus for Greece for second leg of Apostolic Journey

Vatican News reports:

Pope Francis begins the third day of his 5-day Apostolic Journey, departing Cyprus for Greece on Saturday morning.
By Benedict Mayaki, SJ

After two days in Cyprus, Pope Francis departed Cyprus’ Larnaca airport at 8:30 am on

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04Dec Brendan Hoban: Galway and Clonfert – a game-changer ‘union’

A game-changer for smaller Catholic dioceses

Western People 30.11.2021

The letter, published a week or so ago, from the Catholic bishops of Galway and Clonfert, is what we call ‘a game-changer’. For some time efforts have been made behind the … Read the rest

04Dec Saturday December 4 2021. Week One in Advent

He told them, "Go to the lost sheep of the house of Israel, and as you go, proclaim the good news, 'The kingdom of heaven has come near.' Cure the sick, raise the dead, cleanse the lepers, cast out demons. You received without payment; give without payment.