Advocating for Religious Freedom – Dr Michael Nazir-Ali

Former Anglican Bishop Dr Michael Nazir-Ali discusses his faith journey and his advocacy for persecuted Christians and religious freedom.

Initial consultations and next steps on the Synodal pathway – Nicola Brady

Nicola Brady discusses the consultation and listening that has taken place at parish and diocesan level during the initial phase of the Synodal pathway and explains what happens next.

Darkness into Light – A Nation’s Response

We hear from author Joan Freeman, the founder of Pieta House, about the origins and impact of the Darkness into Light walk

Let us Dream – The Path to a Better Future – Pope Francis

Austen Ivereigh explains how he helped Pope Francis write this inspirational and practical book in which the Holy Father asks us to think of what we value and to commit in our daily life to act on those values

What is a Synodal Church? – Austen Ivereigh

Papal biography Austen Ivereigh discusses how Pope Francis is leading the Church to become a synodal Church and to be more inclusive in how we discern the path ahead.

Walking the Synodal Pathway together – Bishop Brendan Leahy

Bishop Brendan Leahy says that two primary questions for the Synodal Pathway are ‘how are we getting on with one another and how are we reaching out to other people?’

Let the Oppressed Go Free – a dream for Dublin

Sculptor Timothy Schmalz and Archbishop Dermot Farrell share the dream of the full size bronze of the anti-human trafficking sculpture ‘Let the Oppressed Go Free’ coming to Dublin

The St Patrick that all of Europe still needs – Archbishop Dermot Farrell

At Mass on St Patrick’s Day, Archbishop Farrell spoke about how the spirit of Patrick is captured by the sculpture “Let the Oppressed Go Free” by Timothy Schmalz, a model of which was present on the altar.

cAPTives – Episode 1/4 – Understanding Human Trafficking

In Episode 1 of CAPTIVES, our guests are Sr Liz Byrne (APT) and Kevin Hyland OBE an international campaigner against human trafficking

cAPTives – Preventing Human Trafficking and Supporting Victims (Ep 2 /4)

In Episode 2 of CAPTIVES, our guests are Assistant Commissioner Anne Marie Cagney and Detective Superintendent Derek Maguire

cAPTives (Ep 3/4) – Protecting Children from Human Trafficking

In Episode 3 of CAPTIVES, our guest is JP O’Sullivan from MECPATHS which is dedicated to protecting children from trafficking with a focus on the hospitality and services sectors

cAPTives (ep 4/4) – Exposing Human Trafficking

In Episode 4 of CAPTIVES, our guest is Canadian sculptor Timothy Schmalz who discusses his anti-trafficking sculpture called ‘Let the Oppressed Go Free’.