7 Nov
A society that erases women is impoverished

Source: Vatican News During his return flight to Rome from Bahrain, Pope Francis had a wide-ranging conversation with journalists. Carol Glatz, from CNS asked about women’s rights. She said that during his …

20 Mar
Homily for St Patrick’s Day 2022

The Lord guarded me before I knew him, and before I came to wisdom and could distinguish between good and evil. He protected me and consoled me as a father …

9 Sep
Joint Message from Pope, Patriarch and Archbishop of Canterbury for Protection of Creation

Source: Vatican News Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Archbishop of Canterbury have issued the following Message today for the Protection of Creation. For more than a year, we have all experienced …

28 May
Vatican launches seven-year Laudato si’ Action Platform

Cardinal Peter Turkson, Prefect of the Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development, presented the Laudato si’ Action Platform, “a seven-year journey towards integral ecology.” Six years on from the …

18 May
Faith institutions divest from fossil fuels

Source: Operation Noah Today, 36 faith institutions from 11 countries announce their divestment from fossil fuels. It comes from institutions in Brazil, Argentina, India, the Philippines, Uganda, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Ireland, the …

12 Mar
Pope honours Knock Shrine with special status

Source: Irish Catholic Media Office Pope Francis will formally designate Knock as an International Marian and Eucharistic Shrine on the Feast of Saint Joseph, Friday 19 March, in a homily which will …