Sarah Mac Donald

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  1. Safeguarding watchdog praises Cloyne
  2. McKeown says diocese must ‘stop being like Tesco’
  3. Irish Church offers spiritual help to abuse victims
  4. Ireland’s buried shame
  5. Irish priests want Mass translation revised
  6. Orsy highlights a third way for remarried divorcees
  7. McAleese mocks family views of celibate men
  8. Irish denominations will train teachers together
  9. Bishop in ‘Bill of Rights’ call to Government
  10. Irish priests warn of eucharistic famine as vocations collapse
  11. Homeboy is where the heart is
  12. Cardinal urged to resign over cover-up
  13. Head of inquiry into mother-and- baby homes criticised by ACP
  14. Younger clergy made to feel uncomfortable by Francis
  15. Theologian urges CDF reform
  16. Anglican archbishop criticises Carey over assisted dying
  17. Brady submits resignation as he reaches 75
  18. Irish abortion law test case
  19. Parishes may face collapse as seminarian numbers plummet
  20. Introduction of deacons faces opposition in Irish diocese
  21. Church school established for first time in decades
  22. New primate looks to lay-led renewal of Irish Church
  23. Vincentians return ‘private’ Kennedy letters
  24. Protests force plan to ordain permanent deacons on hold
  25. Laity attacks lack of representatives at synod
  26. All Hallows on market for £11m after returning Kennedy letters
  27. Dominicans to quit four parishes due to declining numbers
  28. Diocese defends upgrade of office and residence
  29. Women’s ordination group backs banned theologian
  30. Catholic peer condemns lack of active women at family synod
  31. Lack of vocations tops bishops’ agenda
  32. Voluntary schools face ‘huge burden’
  33. Killaloe women want diaconate funds diverted to laity
  34. Irish bishops’ ‘empty gestures’ on safeguarding under fire
  35. Bishops signal shifts arising from synod
  36. Vocations crisis needs more than ‘paper pushers’
  37. Archbishop in row over Irish priest reformer
  38. Archbishop’s vision for smaller, more dynamic and lay-centred Church
  39. Burke says cohabitation and divorce not up for discussion
  40. Newly formed synod told to forget ‘unusable past’
  41. Two new bishops selected with the ‘smell of the sheep’
  42. Survey reveals Irish priests split over celibacy
  43. Northern Ireland bishops sever adoption agency links
  44. Appeal to Pope over censured priest
  45. Martin calls for debate ahead of gay marriage referendum
  46. Dogma will not solve Irish Church’s troubles
  47. Priest leader says Church likely to lose same-sex battle
  48. Martin calls for dialogue following Paris attacks
  49. ‘What is the Church doing?’
  50. Martin to attend Synod on the Family
  51. End academic selection, says archbishop
  52. Talks aim to reconcile silenced priest with Rome
  53. Martin orders review of child protection rules
  54. Opponents seek amendment to bill for same-sex parental rights
  55. Church must reach out and not just condemn, says Martin
  56. Irish Church could serve as safeguarding model
  57. Language should be used that does not offend gays, says Martin
  58. Matrimonial dispute
  59. New call for women deacons
  60. Irish schools’ guidance on other faiths
  61. More priests and bishops say English Missal translation needs overhaul
  62. Waite says ‘proceed with caution’ over papal visit to North
  63. Reformers from 40 countries gather in Ireland to discuss change
  64. Irish Church and Government clash over gay-marriage vote
  65. Nuncio’s appointments criticised
  66. ‘There is a new open space’
  67. Threat to church counselling service by vote in favour of gay marriage
  68. Civil partnerships do not go far enough, says Martin
  69. Reformers rail against creation of mega-parishes
  70. Church concern ahead of historic gay-marriage vote
  71. Clear challenge to the Church in Ireland
  72. Gay marriage vote ‘a defeat for humanity’ says Parolin
  73. Irish Church at pastoral watershed after referendum
  74. Commission to consider married priests
  75. New tribunal could investigate old abuse cases
  76. Abusive priest ordained despite concerns
  77. Amnesty condemned for ‘pro-abortion’ campaigning
  78. Pell wants laity to engage in culture wars
  79. Catholics come first at faith schools, says Martin
  80. President’s son challenges primate on care for gays
  81. Seventeen new seminarians for Maynooth
  82. Priest defends Flannery against bishops
  83. Audits reveal extent of Religious abuse
  84. Clustering ‘is not the answer to the priest shortage’
  85. Family will be at heart of Irish evangelisation drive
  86. Apology for priest’s gay marriage remarks
  87. Can Africa warm the soul of Ireland?
  88. Irish bishops back in the black
  89. Movement to force Irish Church out of education grows
  90. Unfinished business
  91. Gay marriage vetoed by Democratic Unionists
  92. Anti-trafficking nun condemns Amnesty on prostitution
  93. ‘Let schools go to save Catholic education’ says Archbishop
  94. Pro-life petition outpaces Amnesty
  95. Theologian Daly calls for reform of church teaching
  96. Treatment of priests accused of abuse ‘violates canon law’
  97. Bishops fear wider access to abortion will devalue life
  98. Judgments reached on allegations against priests
  99. Baptism ‘abused by pushy parents’
  100. Irish bishops warn of winter rise in homelessness
  101. Irish nuncio ‘refuses’ to meet reform group
  102. Dublin priesthood ‘to decline by two-thirds in 15 years’
  103. Network of family groups to be established
  104. Howls of derision over RTÉ's changes to the Angelus format are wide of the mark
  105. Safeguarding watchdog praises Cloyne Diocese for abuse handling
  106. Irish Church reaches out to victims of clerical abuse
  107. Most Irish priests 'want new Missal translation revised or scrapped'
  108. Catholics and Protestants to train teachers together in Ireland
  109. Bishop warns Obama Government against redefining religion
  110. Calls for Cardinal Brady’s resignation over cover-up
  111. ‘Conformist’ younger clergy wary of Francis – Dublin archbishop
  112. Irish theologian hits out at 'theologically inept' CDF
  113. Cardinal Brady says Francis will decide when he will go, amid renewed calls for his departure
  114. Vincentian order return ‘private’ Jackie Kennedy letters
  115. Vocations crisis tops Irish bishops' agenda
  116. Peer condemns lack of women at Synod on the Family
  117. Killaloe women demand diaconate funds diverted to laity
  118. Former Irish safeguarding head attacks bishops’ ‘empty gestures’
  119. US archbishop orders priest to bar pro-reform Irish Redemptorist
  120. Ireland and Vatican restore relations after three-year break
  121. Cardinal Burke lists issues Pope should not discuss at next Synod
  122. Limerick diocese's new synod told to forget its 'unusable past'
  123. Survey reveals Irish priests split over celibacy
  124. Most Irish priests unhappy with compulsory celibacy, survey finds
  125. Dogma will not solve Irish Church’s troubles, says archbishop
  126. Opponents of adoption law say bill puts adults first
  127. Church must reach out and not just condemn, says Archbishop Martin
  128. Hopes rise for women deacons to be ordained in the Church
  129. English missal translation 'needs overhaul'
  130. Catholic reform leaders to meet in Ireland next week
  131. Reform groups rail against creation of mega-parishes
  132. Irish bishops to pay counselling costs for children of priests
  133. Church voices concerns ahead of historic gay marriage vote in Ireland
  134. Dublin to review fundraising campaign following complaints
  135. Dublin archbishop defends allocation of school places
  136. President’s son challenges Irish primate on pastoral care for gays
  137. ‘Families ministering to families’ could be new model for evangelisation in Ireland
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