It’s all systems go at the Number One Marian Shrine in Ireland.
Sat, 25 Aug, 2018
Latest: Pope Francis has said he hopes the World Meeting of Families will bring "renewed encouragement to families everywhere".
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018
"I feel Daniel O'Donnell's Yes stance in the Gay Marriage Referendum was directly opposed to the Catholic Church here,”
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018
It is said that more than 80 thousand people will attend the event.
Thu, 19 Jul, 2018
Pope Francis' schedule includes a visit to the President at Áras an Uachtaráin, the Capuchin Day Centre, and the Pro-Cathedral on the August 25
Mon, 11 Jun, 2018
The wife of the late Anthony Foley said the response to a campaign initiated by her son Tony, 11, following the passing of the Munster and Ireland legend has been an “unforgettable experience of solidarity”.
Mon, 19 Dec, 2016
Wed, 09 Nov, 2016
It has emerged that the Pope may visit Ireland in 2018 to attend the Catholic Church’s World Meeting of Families which is due to be held in Dublin.
Fri, 20 May, 2016
The first transatlantic pilgrimage flight to Knock Shrine will touch down in Co Mayo tomorrow.
Sat, 08 Aug, 2015
Mon, 13 Jul, 2015
The leader of the Catholic Church in Ireland has said the Church felt a sense of “bereavement” at the result of last month’s marriage equality referendum.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015
The liquidator to building firm Tom Hayes Ltd said yesterday that it is “a little bit unlikely” that unsecured creditors owed over €2.7m will see any of their monies.
Fri, 25 Apr, 2014
By standing up to the Catholic bishops following their latest intervention in the abortion debate, the Taoiseach has accurately read the public mood.
Thu, 13 Jun, 2013
Ireland’s newest and youngest Catholic bishop has used his appointment to weigh into the abortion controversy.
Tue, 07 May, 2013
The Taoiseach has decisively rejected an intervention by the Catholic Church on planned abortion laws, saying this is a republic and he has a duty to uphold its laws.
Mon, 06 May, 2013
The Irish Catholic Bishops Conference is seeking legal advice on the proposed abortion legislation.
Sat, 04 May, 2013
The bishop-elect of Kerry yesterday said he was “totally surprised” when Papal Nuncio Archbishop Charles Brown advised him of the appointment ten days ago.
Fri, 03 May, 2013
A MAYO town has been accused of turning its back on Monsignor James Horan by refusing to name, in his honour, the airport he founded.
Mon, 01 Aug, 2011
SELF-PROCLAIMED visionary Joe Coleman was prevented from entering the Apparition Church in Knock for his predicted visitation by Our Lady at 2pm.
Thu, 15 Jul, 2010
NURSING home staff restrained elderly residents in their chairs because they considered them vulnerable to falls – yet staff still left them unsupervised.
Mon, 19 Apr, 2010
Thousands of people are expected at Knock shrine in Co Mayo this afternoon to witness a hoped-for apparition of Our Lady.
Sat, 05 Dec, 2009
Pilgrims at a renowned religious site in the west of Ireland were warned today that staring at the sun in the hope of seeing apparitions could seriously damage their eyesight.
Wed, 02 Dec, 2009
THE number of lives lost on Irish roads over the past 50 years is equivalent to the entire population of Tralee in Co Kerry.
Mon, 16 Nov, 2009
THE Church has said the faithful are in danger of being misled by recent claims of apparitions at the Knock Shrine.
Tue, 27 Oct, 2009
The Archbishop of Tuam has criticised those who have been predicting that Our Lady will appear at Knock Shrine in Co. Mayo.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2009
FINANCIAL resources of grandparents – the ‘bank of grandma and granddad’ – is helping many families through tough economic times, the Primate of All-Ireland has said.
Mon, 14 Sep, 2009
A new national association for Catholic grandparents has been launched.
Sun, 13 Sep, 2009
SCORES of people gathered last night to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Ireland.
Wed, 07 Jan, 2009
THE World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims takes place on Sunday next.
Thu, 13 Nov, 2008
Cardinal Sean Brady has said there is an increasingly aggressive attitude in society leading to a more frequent resort to violence.
Sun, 30 Mar, 2008
The relics of Mother Teresa of Calcutta are being brought to Knock shrine in Co Mayo.
Thu, 28 Aug, 2003
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