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Pope’s Prayer Intention for April ‘For Those who have Responsibility in Economic matters’ The Holy Father’s prayer intention for April is “For Those who have Responsibility in Economic matters.” The full text of the message: The economy cannot attempt only to increase profits by reducing the workforce and thereby adding to the ranks of the […]

Listen back to Brenda Drumm’s World Meeting of Families weekly update when she spoke to our Priest-Director Fr Eamonn McCarthy on Wednesday 4th April.

Pope sends videomessage to Spanish religious Pope Francis says, we must avoid “electoral campaigning” or “advertising campaigns” because “God’s call does not work through marketing models”.   By Philippa Hitchen Pope Francis has sent a video message to hundreds of Spanish men and women religious who are taking part in a meeting in the capital Madrid. The […]

Pope’s Regina Caeli Address on Easter Monday ‘The Lord has risen indeed’ Here is a Zenit translation of the Pope’s words Monday, April 2, 2018, at noon introducing the Marian prayer of Eastertide. ***   Before the Regina Caeli: Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! According to a very beautiful tradition, which corresponds to the […]

At the General Audience, Pope Francis Invited Pilgrims to Wish Benedict XVI a Happy Easter The Crowd Applauded the Pope Emeritus APRIL 5, 2018 ANNE KURIAN General Audience / Copyright Vatican Media During the General Audience, over which Pope Francis presided in St. Peter’s Square on April 4, 2018, Wednesday of the Easter Octave, he spontaneously […]

As part of ongoing preparations for this year’s World Meeting of Families in Dublin in August, Kilmore diocese will host a six-week long series of discussions exploring themes from Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). The series will be hosted each Thursday night at the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre in Cavan, beginning […]

Pope’s Apostolic Exhortation on holiness to be presented on Monday Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation “Gaudete et Exsultate” will be presented at the Holy See Press office in the Vatican on Monday, 9 April. A statement released by the Holy See Press Office on Thursday said a Press Conference to launch and present Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation “Gaudete et […]

Listen here to the Divine Mercy Chaplet sung version (Family of Mary):

General Audience: Pope Concludes Catecheses on the Holy Mass (Full Text) ‘We thank the Lord for the journey of rediscovery of the Holy Mass.’ APRIL 4, 2018VIRGINIA FORRESTERGENERAL AUDIENCE © Vatican Media Pope Francis concluded the series of catecheses on the Holy Mass, focusing his meditation on the Rites of Conclusion, during his April 4, […]

Knock Shrine will host their 36th annual Mercy Sunday celebrations this Divine Mercy Sunday, 8 April. His Excellency Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo, Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland, will serve as chief celebrant and homilist at the 3.00pm Mass in Knock Basilica on the day. Divine Mercy Sunday ceremonies will begin at 12.45pm with Divine Mercy Devotions […]

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