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Sarah Mac Donald



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  1. What future is there for Catholic schools in Ireland, asks Sarah Mac Donald
  2. Guilty until proven innocent
  3. ‘A strange and quarrelsome place’
  4. Pope Francis the student - fellow Jesuits remember a 'quiet man’
  5. Iron fists and velvet gloves
  6. Irish teenagers just don't 'do religion': Will Pope's Dublin visit bring renewal of faith to young catholics
  7. Illuminating faith at the speed of light
  8. Faith charities threatened with cuts
  9. Catholic primaries ‘not grim places of indoctrination’
  10. Flannery condemns cardinal’s foot- washing guidance
  11. Limerick prepares for an historic synod
  12. Limerick synod backs bigger role for women in life of the Church
  13. Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith must end medieval practices, Pope urged by accused
  14. CDF accused by those it investigates
  15. Abuse survivor criticises Pope’s family exhortation
  16. Alarm over rise in suicides
  17. Order failed to act against priest who abused 100 children
  18. Priests don't want Catholic Church in Ireland to 'sleepwalk into oblivion'
  19. Martin bemoans shortage of Catholic intellectuals
  20. Ireland’s peace and prosperity at risk if Britain votes for exit, warns McAleese
  21. Joint school seen as model for safeguarding Christian ethos
  22. Sinn Fein call for united Ireland vote as leave vote hits home
  23. Martin pulls seminarians from troubled Maynooth
  24. Scholars call for end to church ban on artificial contraception
  25. Irish bishop lukewarm on new vocations initiative
  26. Irish Church made mistakes on abuse, Martin admits
  27. Irish Church to develop new resources for married life
  28. O’Loan rejects grammar school option for Northern Ireland
  29. Local churches ‘failing to engage’ with groups fighting human trafficking
  30. Papal visit seen as historic opportunity for all communities
  31. Irish bishops urge Citizens’ Assembly to retain pro-life amendment
  32. Irish diocese trains lay people to lead liturgies
  33. Censured priest to defy Vatican ban and celebrate public Mass
  34. Irish hierarchy to meet Pope Francis in Rome
  35. Schools face admissions shake-up
  36. Irish bishops share fears of sharp decline in faith with Pope Francis
  37. ‘Unpredictable’ Francis will make visit unique, says Martin
  38. Communication failures at heart of many difficulties in marriages
  39. Irish cardinal implicated in Murphy Report dies aged 90
  40. Martin reveals extent of abuse cover-up
  41. Leader of Irish Church sounds warning over Brexit consequences for Ireland ahead of polls
  42. Irish church leaders defend Connell’s record on abuse
  43. Inquiry into Tuam deaths to be broadened
  44. Bishop who resigned after fathering child dies aged 89
  45. Orders ‘must pay fair share of compensation for abuse’
  46. Bishops reflect on scandal of mother and baby homes
  47. Irish diocese predicts big fall in number of priests
  48. Catholicism in decline in Ireland
  49. 'Judgmentalism' of Irish Catholics is causing people to reject faith, Archbishop Martin says
  50. Row over nuns’ involvement in maternity hospital escalates
  51. Limerick’s day without Masses highlights priest shortage
  52. Good done by the Catholic Church in Ireland at risk of being 'obliterated' by secularisation, says Archbishop
  53. Sisters of Charity end 183-year involvement with healthcare group in 'historic' move, following protests
  54. Farrell says ‘Amoris Laetitia’ does not change church teaching
  55. Varadkar offers Ireland new kind of conservatism
  56. Country’s first Jesuit bishop an expert in communications
  57. Maynooth to undergo major restructuring programme
  58. Survey finds that pupils oppose separation by faith
  59. Limerick youth petition Pope via social media in bid to prevent priest moving to Dublin
  60. Martin ‘frustrated’ by failure to relinquish control of schools
  61. Cardinal Schönborn rejects Cardinal Müller's criticism that his handling of Amoris Laetitia debate is 'not convincing'
  62. Schönborn says vocations ‘could blossom’
  63. Focus on safety for Croagh Patrick pilgrimage
  64. Rights of indigenous peoples ‘embraced by Pope Francis’
  65. Catholics should ‘stop talking’ of transubstantiation
  66. Catholics should ‘stop talking’ of transubstantiation
  67. Catholics should ‘stop talking’ of transubstantiation
  68. Ireland’s first Jesuit bishop ordained in Donegal
  69. Ireland family gathering to focus on tech
  70. McAleese criticises Vatican over UN children’s charter
  71. Sixty years of the Irish chaplaincy in London
  72. Catholics ‘must defend right to life’
  73. Martin's Evensong homily boosts Irish ecumenism
  74. Census shows Catholic numbers falling sharply in Ireland
  75. Ireland: Vote threatens 8th Amendment protection for unborn child
  76. Martin says Catholic schools must fight to keep religious ethos
  77. Robinson gives Pope an Irish view of his encyclical
  78. Church has ‘no objection’ to Enniskillen memorial
  79. Pay 'greatest attention' to protection of minors in Seminarian training
  80. Irish bishops reject claim they are failing to provide exorcists
  81. Abortion law reform committee ‘weighted in favour of repeal’
  82. Irish bishops reflect on Missal translation
  83. Ireland moves closer to abortion referendum
  84. Archbishop Martin looks to state for help with €20m cost of papal visit to Ireland
  85. Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin leads tributes to Peter Sutherland
  86. Ireland's national seminary must 'change if it is to survive'
  87. Safeguarding campaigners dismayed by Pope’s comments
  88. Ireland to hold abortion referendum in May
  89. Former President of Ireland fears World Meeting of Families will marginalise LGBTs
  90. Mary McAleese writes to Pope Francis over Vatican ban
  91. Nuncio tells Church’s critics we don’t ‘reprove parents in public’
  92. Collins regrets loss of key personnel in new papal commission

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