The Spike Island visitor attraction has rejected suggestions it has cynically exploited its link to Little Nellie, the “unofficial patron saint of Cork”.
Tue, 29 Aug, 2017
The Bishop of Cork and Ross has called for the exhumation of the remains of Little Nellie — the “unofficial patron saint” of Cork — from a cemetery on lands controlled by receivers to allow people to pray at her grave.
Tue, 18 Aug, 2015
A faith group has challenged Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin’s reliance on the Pope as a guide on how to vote in the marriage equality referendum.
Wed, 20 May, 2015
Sun, 20 Apr, 2014
JUST after dawn on Wednesday, May 23, Paolo Gabriele said goodbye to his wife, passed by the bedrooms of his three children, and left to start another day in the service of the man Roman Catholics believe is the vicar of Christ on Earth.
Tue, 05 Jun, 2012
JOHN McSWEENEY (Irish Examiner letters, June 10) is incorrect in suggesting that the Catholic Church has “changed its own moral viewpoint considerably during its history”.
Sat, 18 Jun, 2005
WAITING hours for a brief goodbye, pilgrims young and old prayed, sang hymns and shaded themselves from the sun with umbrellas as they queued yesterday to see Pope John Paul’s crimson-robed body at St Peter’s Basilica.
Wed, 06 Apr, 2005
Ireland bid bon voyage to the relics of St Therese of Lisieux today at the end of an 11-week tour which organisers claim drew three million onlookers.
Mon, 02 Jul, 2001
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