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Oscar winner: Wilde is ranked World’s No 1 Irishman. Photograph: Eric Luke

Who is the most famous Irish person who has ever lived? Or the most famous Irish person alive? We’ll come to an answer in a few paragraphs, bec(...)

Pope Francis uses a tablet to send a tweet with members of Scholas Occurentes Argentina at the Vatican today, the first anniversary of his inauguration. Photograph: Osservatore Romano/Reuters.

Pope Francis “is a man who accepted the will of the Lord to become successor of St Peter when it was put to him, without any questioning or wit(...)

Fr Tony Flannery: “In my talks, I hope to give some historical perspective to the main problems we are facing in the church today.” Photograph: Alan Betson

Fr Tony Flannery is in a much better place these days. He’s back in the family home. Back in the east Galway townland where it all began 67 yea(...)

On October 30th, 1913, in the French village of Montauban-de- Bretagne, Joseph Lemarchand was born, the only child of a tenant-farming family t(...)

Sinéad O’Connor and Gerry Buttimer TD at Trinity College Dublin to debate a motion that “The Catholic Church can be salvaged”. O’Connor said Jesus Christ was a “militantly anti-religious man”. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The Catholic Church may be moving to a stage where gay people are no longer treated as “second-class citizens”, Fine Gael TD J(...)

Young people are encouraged to develop the full range of their intellectual, physical, social, aesthetic, emotional and spiritual abilities and talents. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Catholic Schools Week 2014 takes place this week across the island of Ireland. This annual celebration is an opportunity for Catholic parishes, parent(...)

Family and friends attend a memorial prayer vigil for Tom O’Gorman,  who was killed at his home in Castleknock, Dublin at the weekend, held in St Teresa’s Church, Clarendon Street, Dublin last night. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

It was “a vigil for our dear friend Tom O’Gorman, our first opportunity to gather since our hearts were broken at the weekend”, journalist Sarah MacDo(...)

President McAleese (above) and Queen Elizabeth: showed determination and creativity to lead people to a relationship that has never been more secure, committed and mutually beneficial. Photograph Julien Behal/PA Wire

Next year, 2014, marks the centenary of the beginning of the first World War. Heralded as the “war to end all wars”, it was to become but one chapter (...)

 The funeral of Marie Fleming at the Church of the Holy Trinity, Castlemacadam , Co Wicklow, today.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The funeral has taken place in Co Wicklow of the right-to-die campaigner Marie Fleming. She was buried in the cemetery near Holy Trinity Church, in Ca(...)

Right Rev  Pat Storey after her ordination and consecration as Bishop of Meath & Kildare at Christ Church in Dublin today. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/Irish Times

The first woman bishop in the UK and Ireland has been consecrated by the Church of Ireland. Right Rev Pat Storey (53), former rector of St Augustine’(...)

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