Now that the first signs of Spring have sprung, parents across the country are preparing their children to receive their First Communion, the next big step in their lives with God.
Saint Brigid of Kildare
Margaret Anne Suggs illustrator of Holy Shocking Saints writes about her favorite saint, Brigid.
Holy Shocking Saints: The Extraordinary Lives of Twelve Irish Saints
Happy World Teacher Day.
A Creed for Today: Faith and Commitment for a New Earth Awareness By Donal Dorr
Humans of the World Meeting of Families.
Veritas author Catherine Conlon shares with us, lessons from a pandemic based on her new book.
Saint Christopher protect us: May faith, health, prosperity and belief accompany you on the journey of your life.
The Te Deum
Blessed Innocent XI
Pope Francis- Five Finger Prayer
Clare of Assisi
Devotions/The Sacred Heart
Speaking after his general audience the pope noted the “massive explosions” which occurred near the port in Beirut Aug. 4.
Today's message is from Pope Francis
Prayer before Communion
Justus and Pastor
Prayer for peace – St. Francis
The Serenity Prayer –the common name for a prayer authored by the American theologian Reinhold Niebuhr (1892–1971). The first three lines are the most known and prayed.
Who is your Guardian Angel?
Prayer for a safe journey
Ignatius of Loyola
With Jesus in the night
With Jesus in the morning
“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.”
The sight of a little robin is, for many, a beautiful symbol of hope. Many believe a little robin is a messenger sent by the Divine to remind us that we are not alone and that a loved one who has died is at rest and is sending a message.
Titus, a Model for Peace and Forgiveness
Written by Pope Francis, for the
In the time of Covid-19, we realise more than ever the importance of water for keeping our hands clean and safe. For many of us, water is everywhere; we take for granted the clean water piped to us each day from huge reservoirs via waterworks and treatment systems through the miles of pipes that transport it to our homes and workplaces. We water the grass with
Bridget of Sweden:
The Eucharist is at the heart of 'Christian initiation', together
Special prayer Pope Francis also announced a special prayer dedicated to the Laudato si’ Year. He encouraged everyone to pray it
Catholic Schools Week 2019
Advent Book Recommendation – Pope Francis: Christmas Homilies and Addresses
Archbishop Eamon Martin has launched the 2018 online Advent Calendar, which went live on www.catholicbishops.ie last Sunday, the first Sunday of Advent, marking the opening of the Church’s new year.
Today, we visit the Garden of Gethsemane, the place that resonates with all Christians as the place where Jesus spent his final night before crucifixion. Ruth Patterson gives us some insight into this remarkable place.
'In order to be a peacemaker, you've got to go on the journey of pilgrimage towards purity of heart', Dr Ruth Patterson at the Mount of Beatitudes, believed to be the setting for Jesus’ most famous discourse, the Sermon on the Mount, is one of the most beautifully serene places in the Holy Land.
Today, we visit Bethlehem, the source of all things and the bread of life. Bethlehem is central, like the heart beat of the love story of God and the World
Join us for the next week as we post, the virtual tour clips as we follow, Carpe Diem Tours, who are on a pilgrimage to The Holy Land. Veritas author, Dr Ruth Patterson is on this trip, to prepare for her next book based on a pilgrimage of The Holy Land and as she prepares for this, she will give us a daily taster of what there is to offer.