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The former president of Ireland will teach Irish Studies

Irish bishops issue booklet on marriage ahead of referendum in six months’ time

Saint of the week: St Finnian

The saint who built the abbey at Clonard

Almost 400,000 images of parish registers are being made available by the Irish Church and the National Library of Ireland

Morning Catholic must-reads: 18/11/14

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

John Boyne’s latest novel, A History of Loneliness, is driven by blunt ideology rather than subtle ideas

Rev Ian Paisley was buried after a private family funeral on Monday

The cardinal will be replaced by Archbishop Eamon Martin who has served as coadjutor since early 2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan supports New York’s St Patrick’s Day committee ahead of next year’s parade

New candidates bring the total number at Maynooth to 70