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Coping with COVID crisis and re-opening Churches – Archbishop Eamon Martin

“We felt we had enough then… ” Archbishop Eamon Martin shares his reaction to learning that it is now a criminal offence to lead or gather for public worship in the Republic

Caring for ‘our fragile peace’ – Archbishop Eamon Martin

Archbishop Eamon Martin talks to Wendy about the recent letter from Church Leaders calling for a unified political response to address violence and community tensions in NI

This past 12 months has changed the face of parish for all of us – Bishop Nulty

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

Stations of the Cross – Monasterevin Parish Church

A special recording of the Stations of the Cross from Monasterevin Parish Church for Holy Week 2021.

Pope Francis in Iraq a sign of hope

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.

The deep desire of people to go to Mass – Bishop Phonsie Cullinan

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.

Knock Shrine elevated to International Marian and Eucharistic Shrine

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 close to Irish faithful in their devotion to Our Lady of Knock

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.

Synod for Irish Church announced

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.