The Pre-Synodal Assembly took place in Athlone on Sat 18 June 2022. It has been described as a national and historic occasion. Monica Morley interviews Brendan Hoban and Bishop Paul Dempsey (Achonry) on Midwest Radio’s Faith Alive programme (Sun 19 June 2022).
A discussion evening on the themes of the book, Elephant in the Church, will be held on Women’s International Day, March 8th, in the Avila Centre in Donnybrook, Dublin.
“It will look at the multitude of aspects that make up women’s status in the Church, creating a space for women, a language for women and a ministry for women, all of which are currently ignored.”
ACP Submission on a New Edition of the Lectionary In response to the Bishops request for submissions in relation to the proposed new edition of the Lectionary for Mass in…
‘Accentuate the positive.’ (Bing Crosby) The talking Tolka: I’m confused. The Tolka River chats with me every morning. The heron doesn’t appear. The ducks must be sleeping. The Dawn Chorus…
Press coverage of ACP AGM: Irish Independent: https://www.independent.ie/world-news/priests-bullied-and-mocked-over-their-appearance-by-bishops-priests-meeting-hears-41039680.html Irish Times: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/religion-and-beliefs/diocesan-synods-last-chance-saloon-for-catholic-church-priest-meeting-hears-1.4725168
An interesting article in America Magazine.
We may not have too many students for the priesthood but what would be an equivalent experience in Ireland?