SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin
December 29, 2020
The 66-year-old Archbishop-elect Farrell was ordained a priest in 1980. He did advanced study at Maynooth and in Rome at the Pontifical Gregorian University, before becoming and administrator and eventually President of St Patrick’s Seminary, Maynooth, in 1996.
October 25, 2017
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October 20, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
May 02, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
November 30, 2016
Ireland must avoid repeating the mistakes of St John Paul II's visit in 1979
August 25, 2016
Maynooth is under scrutiny after misgivings about the life and governance of the institution
August 03, 2016
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin made the decision after allegations of inappropriate sexual behaviour
May 20, 2016
The trip would likely include the first ever papal visit to Northern Ireland