“The community have made such a big effort to protect and look after one another.”
CATHOLIC Bishop of Kilmore Diocese Leo O’Reilly has announced his retirement in recent days. Since then he has stepped down from this role having received notification from Pope Francis that his request for early retirement on the grounds of ill-health was accepted and his retirement was to take effect immediately. The Bishop penned a pastoral […]
While woman priests are still ruled out, Mgr Joseph McGuinness tells Roisin Henderson that the church is still too much of a male preserve.
Monsignor Peter O’Reilly says there is huge excitement around the visit.
“This is really the beginning of addressing an issue that’s going to be with us for years and years to come.”
‘I used to sit at meetings in Enniskillen looking out at the water thinking I would love a boat up here so I ended up moving.’
‘I was very shocked when I heard the news, and very saddened. Hopefully, one day, Iraq will have a new saint.’
The Taoiseach has asked Pope Francis to review the cases of five priests disciplined by the Church.
Diocesan Mass of Thanksgiving taking place in St Macartan’s Cathedral next month
New Diocesan Administrator says Bishop MacDaid sadly missed after retiring due to ill-health