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Topic: Ireland

Will Ireland be won over by the Queen?

Mary Kenny says that Queen Elizabeth II’s historic trip to the Republic of Ireland next week could be her most challenging state visit

Irish bishops donate £9m to support abuse victims

Bishops issue pastoral letter to mark anniversary of Pope’s letter to Irish Catholics

Veteran teacher gains prize

An 86-year-old Irish dancing teacher receives award at the 2011 Manchester Irish Festival

‘Visitator will tell Pope that Irish Church is near to collapse’

Irish priest claims Cardinal O’Malley will tell Benedict XVI that Ireland’s Church has ‘a decade at most’ to save itself

Irish priests claim new Mass translation is ‘elitist and sexist’

Association of Catholic Priests urges Ireland’s bishops to postpone its introduction by at least five years

Vatican did not tell Irish bishops to cover up abuse, says spokesman

Fr Lombardi responds to furore over 1997 Vatican letter expressing concerns over ‘mandatory reporting’ of abuse cases

European court rules that Ireland’s abortion laws breach human rights

Court rules that Ireland had breached the rights of a woman with cancer who feared it would relapse if she became pregnant

Dublin archbishop calls for solidarity in face of financial crisis

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin called for the Christian community to be a model of solidarity in order to face the challenges presented by the bleak economic situation

Irishman avoids prison by making pilgrimage

Man convicted of drunken behaviour and verbally abusing a police officer climbed Ireland’s holiest mountain instead of going to prison

Poll: most Irish Catholic women do not feel valued by the Church

Study finds that 74 per cent of Catholic women in Ireland feel that the Church does not treat them with ‘a lot of respect’