Mon 1st Sep 2014 | Last updated: Mon 1st Sep 2014 at 14:38pm

Facebook Logo Twitter Logo RSS Logo
Hot Topics

Latest News

More News

Mary’s Meals founder gives a blue mug to Pope Francis

The Pope greets Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow (fotografiafelici.com)

Poor children use the charity’s blue mug to collect their daily meal

Irish government to compensate former Magdalene residents

Protesters outside the Dublin parliament earlier this year (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

Former residents of Church-run institutions will not have to prove hardship

Church leaders welcome EU move to tie aid to religious freedom

European Union flags wave in Brussels (AP)

The EU has adopted new guidelines on promoting religious freedom

US Supreme Court makes same-sex marriage rulings

Protesters outside the Supreme Court building in Washington earlier this year (CNS)

DOMA ruled unconstitutional while initiative barring same-sex marriage in California sent to lower courts

It is only natural for men to desire fatherhood, says Pope

Pope Francis spoke of "pastoral paternity" during his morning homily Photos: CNS

Pope Francis has said there is ‘something missing’ in men who do not want to be fathers