Talks

IEC2012 – Catholic Grandparents Association

This presentation at IEC2012 explores practical ways that can help Grandparents fulfill their role of passing on their most precious gift of faith in a world that is increasingly hostile to those beliefs.

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IEC2012 – KISI KIDS

KISI KIDS is an international family of children, teenagers and adults, who are on the road with songs and musicals to honour God. At IEC2012 they performed ‘Paul – called by God.

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IEC2012 – Accepting Responsibility, Bringing Healing

Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle, Archbishop of Manila, addressed the topic of The Abuse of Children: Accepting Responsibility, Bringing Healing

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IEC2012 – Stephen Cummins

Stephen Cummins, Director of Marriage Education with ACCORD, examines a number of ways in which couples and families become Eucharist to each other in the ordinariness of daily life.

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IEC2012 – Ruth Patterson

Ruth Patterson, a Presbyterian minister and Director of Restoration Ministries, explores the concept of unity in diversity under the title Companions on the Journey.

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IEC2012 – Fr Brendan Purcell

Rev Dr Brendan Purcell explores ‘the Big Mystery’ of human origins and reflects on the Eucharist and its place at the heart of cosmic, evolutionary and human history.

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IEC2012 – Celebrating the Miracle of Life

William Reville, the Science Columnist with The Irish Times, describes how scientific raises certain questions that are significant for our philosophical understanding of the meaning and purpose of the world.

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IEC2012 – Dr Maria Voice

Dr Maria Voce, President of the international Focolare Movement, with her testimony entitled Word of Life.

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IEC2012 – Bishop Julian Lopez Martin

La Liturgia Eucarística (Spanish)

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IEC2012 – Bishop Smith taking shorthand at Vatican II

Bishop Michael Smith, joined by Dr Patrick Geoghegan and Dr Padraic Conway, reflects on his time working at the Second Vatican Council.

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IEC2012 – Vatican II and Ecumenism Today

A dialogue featuring Bishop Brian Farrell, Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and Dr Richard Clutterbuck, Edgehill College, Belfast.

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IEC2012 – Archbishop Diarmuid Martin

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin’s address on Monday 11th June at IEC2012 titled ‘The Church in the Modern World’

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Eucharist: Table of Word and Sacrament – Fr Drumm (3/3)

Fr Michael Drumm speaking in Carlow Cathedral during the Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Eucharistic Congress. In this concluding part, Fr Drumm reflects on Communion.

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A Place at the Table – Fr Peter McVerry

Fr Peter McVerry SJ addressing the Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Eucharistic Congress on the theme – ‘A Church of Service of a Church of Services?’.

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Eucharist: Table of Word and Sacrament – Fr Drumm (2/3)

Fr Michael Drumm speaking in Carlow Cathedral during the Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Eucharistic Congress. In this part, Fr Drumm reflects on the Table of Word.

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Eucharist: Table of Word and Sacrament – Fr Drumm (1/3)

Fr Michael Drumm speaking in Carlow Cathedral during the Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Eucharistic Congress. In this part, Fr Drumm reflects on how God calls us together.

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Taking our Place at the Table – Nuala O Loan

Baroness Nuala O Loan speaking in Carlow Cathedral on the opening evening of the Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Eucharistic Congress. The title of her talk was ‘Taking our Place at the Table’.

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Trócaire Lenten Lecture 2012

Justin Kilcullen, Director of Trócaire, highlights the importance of helping communities rebuild after conflict. Together with Archbishop Odama from Uganda, he thanks the Irish people for their on-going generosity to and solidarity with the world’s poor.

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