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The fight to honour Ireland’s heroes of the First World War

On at least 44 days more than 100 Irishmen were killed during the Great War, but they are only now being recognised

The Catholic civil rights hero who really deserves a statue

Why are we honouring Gandhi but snubbing the Irish leader who helped to inspire him?

Would you set up a ‘little oratory’ in your house?

An energetic new book offers a helpful guide to praying at home

‘Abuse crisis is not a thing of the past,’ says Irish archbishop

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin speaks at child safeguarding conference

Irish abuse survivor asks Pope Francis to remove Cardinal Seán Brady as archbishop

Marie Kane described the meeting with Pontiff as a “huge vindication”

How the Great War left my family in pieces

Mary Teresa Connor describes how the First World War took an unbearable toll on her close-knit Irish Catholic family

Why are British Catholics so bad at celebrating the birth of St John the Baptist?

Riotous bonfires, a special mass and celebratory feasting should be at the heart of the ‘Summer Christmas’

Nuncio sees ‘green shoots’ in Irish Church after 20-year winter

Archbishop Brown says younger Catholics are showing ‘renewed enthusiasm’ for the faith

Jackie Kennedy letters to Irish priest withdrawn from planned auction

Kennedy wrote the letters to Father Joseph Leonard between 1950 and 1964

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