Bishop Tobin tweeted: LGBTQ “Pride Month” events “promote a culture and encourage activities that are contrary to Catholic faith and morals. They are especially harmful for children.”  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

A tweet from a US Catholic bishop, advising parents not to let their children attend LGBTQ “Pride Month” events has been described as “dispiriting” by(...)

 Bishop Mary Bridget Meehan celebrates Mass.

Five women who believe they have a vocation to the Catholic priesthood have contacted a US delegation visiting Ireland this month to recruit female p(...)

Where am I?:  Guns N’ Rose lead singer Axl Rose. Photograph: Dan Peled/EPA

American rock group Guns N’ Roses have apologised to their Australian fans after shouting “Hello, Sydney! ” when they stepped on stage in Melbourne. (...)