Eugene Duffy

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If there is a second surge and the churches cannot be opened for a year, we will have to think differently about how the life of the Church will continue. Photograph: Alan Betson

The prospect of churches reopening for Sunday Masses by July 20th has forced clergy to consider how to make the buildings and the rituals compliant wi(...)

Police investigate a pickup truck used in an attack on the West Side Highway in Manhattan, New York. Photograph: Reuters

An Uzbek immigrant accused of a deadly truck attack on a New York cycle path has been charged with providing material support to a terrorist group and(...)

Captain of Seapoint Peter Higgins. Photograph: Arthur Allison

A family of geese, a baker’s dozen of them, wandered across the 18th fairway of Malone Golf Club blissfully unaware of what was going on around them. (...)

A motion to establish a working group to explore and scope out how and where women can play a leadership role in the governance of the church received the highest number of priority votes at the Limerick Diocesan Synod. File photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters

Women need to play a much more important role in the church, the first Synod in Ireland in 50 years has been told. Some 400 delegates spent three day(...)