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Irish Church
March 30, 2017
The Irish Church has lost its fervour, yet retains its fierce independence. But without outside intervention, it will continue to flounder
March 16, 2017
Find out what's really happening in the Catholic Church
January 22, 2016
Delia Maguire tells Francis Phillips that, after the abuse crisis, the Church in Ireland will never be the same again
March 19, 2015
The Sister who gave up privilege to walk with the downtrodden can counter Irish prejudice against nuns today
February 13, 2015
Archbishop says he is 'seriously concerned' by the slow way religious congregations have responded
June 03, 2014
Archbishop Brown says younger Catholics are showing 'renewed enthusiasm' for the faith
February 25, 2013
The laundries were tough places, undoubtedly. But there was no sexual abuse and no physical punishment
December 20, 2012
Bishops respond to government plan to legalise abortion in limited circumstances