During Morning Mass, Francis Reminds We Must Pray Like Children When God sees someone continuing to pray, convinced of God’s power to help, He is moved. According to Vatican News, Pope Francis stressed this during his daily morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta as he reflected on the readings of the day, as he stressed […]

British Astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, Member of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, Dies at 76 Vatican media announced the death at 76, in Cambridge on March 14, 2018, of British astrophysicist Stephen Hawking. Author of the scientific theory that the creation of the universe “doesn’t require the intervention of a supernatural being or a god,” Hawking […]

Monday 12th March: Fr. Eamonn was joined On-Air by Kathy Sinnott who was promoting the Rosary at the Mass Rocks which is happening @ 2.30pm on Sunday 18th March 2018. For more information about the Rosary at the Mass Rocks visit  

Asia Bibi thrilled she is allowed to keep the rosary sent to her by Pope Asia Bibi, the Christian Pakistani woman serving a sentence on death row for blasphemy, said the fact that she has been allowed to keep the rosary sent to her by Pope Francis, is “a miracle”. Speaking to Aid to the Church […]

Pope at Mass: ‘Prayer requires courage and patience’ In his homily at Mass on Thursday morning in the Casa Santa Marta, Pope Francis reflects on the power of prayer, starting with the dialogue between God and Moses. “Courage and patience”, according to Pope Francis, are the two lynchpins of prayer, which must be raised up […]

  The Catholic Grandparents Association has encouraged grandparents in Ireland to choose life and support the Eighth Amendment in the upcoming referendum. In a notice in their March news bulletin, dedicated to Saint Joseph, the Catholic Grandparents Association said, ‘As Catholic Grandparents we love our Grandchildren; those who are born and those who are waiting […]

  ‘It is delusional to extinguish this most fundamental right of all, the right to life’ – Bishop Dermot Farrell Monsignor Dermot Farrell was ordained as Bishop of Ossory in Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny, on Sunday 11 February. Family and friends of Bishop Farrell joined concelebrating bishops and priests in a packed cathedral for the […]

Pope Benedict XVI: there is continuity with Pope Francis’ Pontificate Pope Benedict wanted to give a contribution, very significant as always, to the interior spiritual unity of the two pontificates. Thus Msgr Dario Edoardo Viganò characterizes the letter sent to him by the Pope Emeritus. By Sr Bernadette Mary Reis, fsp Regarding the magisterium of […]

Two Lives, One Love – pastoral message for 2018 on the right to life 09. MAR, 2018 During their Spring General Meeting this week in Maynooth, the Bishops of Ireland reviewed their pastoral message Two Lives, One Love and today publish a revised edition as part of their contribution to the national conversation on the […]

Our Lady is a gift of the Trinity The publication announcing the addition of the Memorial of Mary Mother of the Church to the General Roman Calendar sparked a discussion on Facebook. Archbishop Arthur Roche, Secretary, Congregation for Divine Worship joins in. By Sr Bernadette Mary Reis, fsp The greater part of the discussion on Facebook focused […]

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