It is good for us to ask what we understand by parish now … ?” Homily by Bishop Denis Nulty at the Chrism Mass in Carlow Cathedral
Davide Barbieri (Aid to the Church in Need Ireland) talks to Wendy about recent Papal trip to Iraq and how ACN is helping Christians there to rebuild their Churches, schools and homes.
Bishop Phonsie Cullinan reflects on how the current restrictions on public Masses, which he hopes will soon be lifted, has made him more conscious of the persecuted Church.
Wendy talks to Fr Richard Gibbons about the elevation of the National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Knock to the status of International Marian and Eucharistic Shrine.
Pope Francis highlights devotion to Our Lady in his video message marking the the elevation of Knock Shrine to the status of an International Sanctuary of Special Eucharistic and Marian Devotion.
Wendy talks to Michael Kelly (The Irish Catholic) about the recent announcement from the Bishops Conference that the Irish Church will hold a national synod in the next five years.