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# amen - Friday 3 July, 2020

Government issues new guidance for places of worship to accommodate more than 50 people at services
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# Mass Gatherings

Government issues new guidance for places of worship to accommodate more than 50 people at services

Jul 3rd 2020, 6:11 PM 21,788 Views 32 Comments

The guidance involves dividing premises into subgrouping of no more than 50 people in each.

# amen - Saturday 4 January, 2020

'Father, release his power' - Evangelical leaders pray for Donald Trump in Miami megachurch
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# Amen

'Father, release his power' - Evangelical leaders pray for Donald Trump in Miami megachurch

Jan 4th 2020, 12:27 PM 52,560 Views 90 Comments

Trump spoke to more than 5,000 Christians at the event last night.

# amen - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Older people who go to Mass have better mental health, according to new Irish research
# Mass Appeal
# Mass Appeal

Older people who go to Mass have better mental health, according to new Irish research

Aug 1st 2019, 3:57 PM 15,834 Views 52 Comments

It found that those who attended religious services regularly reported lower depressive symptoms.

# amen - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'
# Courts
# Courts

Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'

Nov 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 46,345 Views 101 Comments

There’s some confusion around where LGBT people in domestic abuse situations can turn to for help – here’s some clarification.

# amen - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016
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# Amen

'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016

Dec 6th 2017, 11:56 AM 14,232 Views 84 Comments

Men’s domestic abuse charity Amen has released it’s annual report.

# amen - Thursday 4 May, 2017

TDs have voted to make it compulsory to stand during the Dáil prayer
# Holy Row
# Holy Row

TDs have voted to make it compulsory to stand during the Dáil prayer

May 4th 2017, 1:58 PM 28,817 Views 253 Comments

Three amendments that would have gotten rid of the Dáil prayer were voted down today.

# amen - Sunday 22 January, 2017

People are divided over whether the Dáil should begin each day with a prayer
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# Amen

People are divided over whether the Dáil should begin each day with a prayer

Jan 22nd 2017, 7:10 AM 9,072 Views 55 Comments

Minister Katherine Zappone says it should be replaced with a moment of silence.

# amen - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year
# Uncommon People
# Uncommon People

Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year

Dec 3rd 2016, 11:00 PM 14,055 Views 25 Comments

The list also includes some extraordinary acts of heroism.

# amen - Friday 11 November, 2016

Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI
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From The42
# Amen

Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI

Nov 11th 2016, 8:31 PM 10,503 Views 3 Comments

Eamon Zayed has been included alongside Joe Cole in the NASL’s Team of the Year.

# amen - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men
# Help
# Help

'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men

Dec 22nd 2015, 10:00 PM 36,928 Views 140 Comments

More than 2,000 men each year contact a service for male victims of domestic abuse in Ireland.

# amen - Monday 20 April, 2015

David Guetta joined everyone in praising Hozier at Coachella last night
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From The Daily Edge
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David Guetta joined everyone in praising Hozier at Coachella last night

Apr 20th 2015, 8:36 AM 4,027 Views 1 Comment

He can do no wrong.

# amen - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Ellie Goulding covered Take Me To Church and people can't decide if it's good or sacrilegious
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From The Daily Edge
# Amen

Ellie Goulding covered Take Me To Church and people can't decide if it's good or sacrilegious

Mar 12th 2015, 9:59 AM 4,485 Views 5 Comments

The internet is conflicted.

# amen - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Increases in domestic violence against men
# Reaching Out
# Reaching Out

Increases in domestic violence against men

Nov 19th 2014, 12:48 PM 7,444 Views 34 Comments

A new report from domestic abuse service ‘Amen’ has shown an increase in reported incidents.

# amen - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Why are there no refuges for male victims of domestic violence?
# Help
# Help

Why are there no refuges for male victims of domestic violence?

Jul 6th 2014, 8:45 AM 13,385 Views 38 Comments

One man told AMEN that his relation was sleeping in a park as he couldn’t find shelter due to domestic abuse.

# amen - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Wicklow sensation Hozier's amazing appearance on Letterman
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From The Daily Edge
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Wicklow sensation Hozier's amazing appearance on Letterman

May 14th 2014, 10:46 AM 3,769 Views 0 Comments

Take me to church…

# amen - Monday 5 May, 2014

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays
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# Amen

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays

May 5th 2014, 6:29 PM 7,211 Views 40 Comments

At issue were town meetings in Greece, New York, where clergy had been invited to offer a prayer, which in the last eight years had been exclusively Christian.

# amen - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Abused husband was 'knocked out' and had knife 'lunged' at him
# Domestic Abuse
# Domestic Abuse

Abused husband was 'knocked out' and had knife 'lunged' at him

Dec 25th 2013, 5:00 PM 30,452 Views 286 Comments

One man told TheJournal.ie of years of abuse and of how he will be forced to spend this Christmas away from his youngest daughter.

# amen - Saturday 29 June, 2013

New committee report will ‘lift the lid’ on domestic abuse
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

New committee report will ‘lift the lid’ on domestic abuse

Jun 29th 2013, 7:15 AM 3,246 Views 17 Comments

Vice Chairperson of the committee, Anne Ferris, has urged victims to get in touch to share their experiences and tell them how the system can be improved.

# amen - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas
# Domestic Abuse
# Domestic Abuse

Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas

Dec 25th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,268 Views 19 Comments

Amen has said fathers who have separated from their abusers are often denied access to their children over the holidays.

# amen - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Feature: Hell hath no fury like a man scorned
# Violence
# Violence

Feature: Hell hath no fury like a man scorned

Dec 15th 2012, 8:30 AM 15,931 Views 12 Comments

Journalist Colm Ó Broin investigates the statistics of murder of Irish women by those closest to them – and the patterns of abuse that can lead to such tragedy.

# amen - Monday 2 July, 2012

Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles
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# Amen

Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles

Jul 2nd 2012, 8:20 PM 12,581 Views 56 Comments

Guests will also be able to download books of their choice and charge them to their rooms.

# amen - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Column: Abused men often don’t tell anyone. Here’s why.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Abused men often don’t tell anyone. Here’s why.

Feb 26th 2012, 6:00 PM 1,037 Views 74 Comments

Men can be victims of domestic violence too – but society seems to want this problem to just go away, writes Niamh Farrell.