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Pro Life Campaign: ‘A lot of Mass goers intend to vote Yes’

The Catholic Bishop of Waterford and Lismore Alphonsis (Phonsie) Cullinan urged his priests to use material scripted by the Pro Life Campaign at Masse(...)

Even the smallest lives can create ripples in history. On the face of it, Ann Glover’s life would appear to be relatively insignificant, the date and (...)

 Writer Tom Wolfe arrives at Time magazine’s 100 most influential people dinner in New York, US, April  2005. File photograph: Jeff Christensen/Reuters

Tom Wolfe, the essayist, journalist and author of bestselling books including The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The Right Stuff and Bonfire of the Vani(...)

Bob Barnes, with family members at the funeral of his wife former TD, Senator and member of the Council of State, Monica Barnes. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Former Fine Gael senator and TD Monica Barnes was described as “open and optimistic’’ by her daughter, Sarah, at her funeral in Killiney, Co Dublin. (...)

Martin McGovern walking in Seapoint in Dublin with his father Louis in 2016.

When age and ill health caught up with my parents, life-long residents of Dún Laoghaire, in 2004, I was in Massachusetts where I have lived since 1979(...)

From left,  Fiona Fitzsimons, director of Eneclann and the Irish Family History Centre, actor Tom Cruise, and Helen Moss, senior researcher, Eneclann. Photograph: Fennell Photography

There is a touchscreen in the research area at the Irish Family History Centre in the chq building in Dublin docklands that asks the question “Who are(...)

Pope Francis writes: “Growth in holiness is a journey in community, side by side with others.”

In these days of the Easter season, the readings at Mass are constantly reminding us of the important role that community plays in the life of the Chr(...)

Former archbishop of Dublin John Neill: “the issue of a modified constitutional provision . . . is neither the issue before the people of Ireland, nor is it in line with the position that the Church of Ireland has consistently taken”. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

A retired Church of Ireland archbishop has challenged the stance taken by the church’s primate and Archbishop of Dublin on the Eighth Amendment refere(...)

Former US president George HW Bush  on the field to do the coin toss ahead of the start of the Super Bowl in Houston, Texas, in February 2017. Photograph: Adrees Latif/Reuters

Former US president George HW Bush has been taken to hospital in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife Barbara, a sp(...)

Donald Sutherland gets mad in ‘The Leisure Seeker’

Look, it’s only fair. Hollywood has aimed undemanding, patronising films at kids for generations. It can only be right that older people now get their(...)

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