Colm Holmes

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The Pope urged bishops to pray for more priestly vocations. Photograph: iStock.

Catholic Primate of All Ireland Eamon Martin has said he is “very much open” to calls for a softening on the church’s clerical celibacy rules to cope (...)

Aviva said it would focus on cutting central costs, as well as consultants and project expenditure. Photograph: Simon Dawson/File Photo/Reuters

Insurer Aviva will restructure its business and cut costs across the company with the loss of 1,800 jobs globally as it new chief executive seeks to m(...)

More than 60 per cent of the Catholic dioceses on the island of Ireland presented no financial information on their websites at all. Photograph: Getty

Almost two-thirds of the 26 Catholic dioceses in Ireland do not publish any financial details on their websites, a new survey has found. The reverse (...)