Irish bishops have told the Citizens’ Assembly that repealing the eighth amendment would “radically change the principle, for all unborn children and indeed for all of us, that the right to life is a fundamental human right”.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
The Vatican is gearing up for a bruising showdown over the global priest sex abuse scandal, forced for the first time to defend itself at length and in public against allegations it enabled the rape of thousands of children by protecting paedophile priests and its own reputation at the expense of victims.
Thu, 16 Jan, 2014
The four Catholic Archbishops of Ireland have said the Government's decision to legislate for abortion when the life of a woman is at risk, will pave the way for the direct and intentional killing of unborn children.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2012
THE publication of the report of the Murphy commission ought to have promptly triggered the instant and simultaneous resignation from their current posts of the surviving bishops and monsignors cited in the report rather than a display of stubborn obduracy in the case of some and silence, evasion and cunning in the case of others.
Tue, 01 Dec, 2009