Marriage-equality supporters  at Dublin Castle.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

A parish priest in Ballina has accused Yes voters in the recent marriage-equality referendum of giving “two fingers” to the Catholic Church. Fr Tom D(...)

The ordination of Bishop Raymond Browne was attended by 1,200 guests in Co Kerry today. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Father Ray Browne was ordained today as Bishop of Kerry in Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Killarney. The 56-year-old is a graduate of St Patrick’s College Ma(...)