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The archbishop spoke out after two people were shot dead in two hours

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In the blaze of battle during the Easter Rising priests set up confessionals, took in the wounded and administered last rites

Speaking at the end of Mass, Bishop Paul Tighe said he had been ‘called to service’ by his faith

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It is not known whether Pope Francis will attend

Irish sculptor Dony MacManus unveiled his work in progress artwork in Dublin this week

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The economic crisis, corruption and political dysfunction have left the Irish longing for a vision of society that has more to it than property prices. Is the Church up to the challenge?

A new book shows that Blessed John Henry Newman was a man of action and an indefatigable administrator

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin speaks at child safeguarding conference