In general the Benedictine Community in Glenstal Abbey has managed the concerns that have arisen well, the review found. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

Ten allegations of child abuse have been made against six Benedictine monks at Glenstal Abbey in Co Limerick since January 1st, 1975.The National Boar(...)

Fiona Muldoon of the Central Bank who argued  the Government has no realistic option but to continue its policy of austerity. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A senior Central Bank official today said the Government has no realistic option but to continue its policy of austerity. Fiona Muldoon, Central Bank (...)

Fr Brendan Hoban told the summer school that in 20 years’ time we would witness “the death knell of the Catholic Church” as there would be so few priests left to say Mass

The future of Ireland should not be left to politicians alone, according to the Abbot of Glenstal Abbey who has called for the inclusion of recognised(...)