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# catholic - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Catholics who play for Northern Ireland 'feel as if they're not wanted' - McClean
# Explanation
From The42
# Explanation

Catholics who play for Northern Ireland 'feel as if they're not wanted' - McClean

May 10th 2012, 9:12 PM 9,506 Views 59 Comments

The star also promised he was not going to Euro 2012 “to make up the numbers”.

# catholic - Sunday 6 May, 2012

PHOTOS: Vatican welcomes 26 Swiss Guards into world's oldest army
# New Recruits
# New Recruits

PHOTOS: Vatican welcomes 26 Swiss Guards into world's oldest army

May 6th 2012, 1:40 PM 5,814 Views 22 Comments

The swearing-in ceremony for the new recruits took place in the Vatican today.

# catholic - Saturday 5 May, 2012

5 priests removed after abuse inquiry in Philadelphia
# Abuse
# Abuse

5 priests removed after abuse inquiry in Philadelphia

May 5th 2012, 10:25 AM 2,317 Views 27 Comments

Seventeen more priests are under review, the Archbishop of Philadelphia revealed yesterday.

# catholic - Sunday 29 April, 2012

"Not a dumping ground": Pregnant girl turned away from school
# Education
# Education

"Not a dumping ground": Pregnant girl turned away from school

Apr 29th 2012, 2:56 PM 27,777 Views 192 Comments

The girl was turned away from the Catholic school in Munster on two occasions – once when she was pregnant and again after she had given birth.

# catholic - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Easter: Fascinating traditions around the world
# Easter
# Easter

Easter: Fascinating traditions around the world

Apr 7th 2012, 8:00 AM 17,461 Views 11 Comments

Different countries celebrate Easter in different ways – from easter trees to dancing around eggs, we take a look at some of the unusual and interesting traditions.

# catholic - Friday 6 April, 2012

Names of 3,700 Troubles victims read aloud
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

Names of 3,700 Troubles victims read aloud

Apr 6th 2012, 3:42 PM 7,733 Views 46 Comments

The names of 3,700 people who killed during the Troubles were read aloud in Dublin’s Unitarian Church today to mark the 14th anniversary of the Good Friday peace agreement.

# catholic - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Column: Symphysiotomy was seen as a gateway to childbearing without limits
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Symphysiotomy was seen as a gateway to childbearing without limits

Apr 1st 2012, 6:00 PM 706 Views 63 Comments

Chairperson of Survivors of Symphysiotomy, Marie O’Connor explains how women’s pelvises were unhinged to avoid Caesarean section, which was disliked by Catholic hospitals because of its association with “the crime of birth prevention”.

# catholic - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Census 2011: Surge in non-religious – but 84 per cent remain Catholic
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Census 2011: Surge in non-religious – but 84 per cent remain Catholic

Mar 29th 2012, 4:38 PM 18,656 Views 131 Comments

The number of people who define themselves as being of no religion increased by 44 per cent since the 2006 census.

# catholic - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

It's coming this summer - but what was the Eucharistic Congress like in 1932?
# Flashback
# Flashback

It's coming this summer - but what was the Eucharistic Congress like in 1932?

Mar 28th 2012, 2:41 PM 2,797 Views 16 Comments

More than one million people attended the final mass in Dublin’s Phoenix Park when it took place in 1932. This video shows what it was like.

# catholic - Thursday 9 February, 2012

In pictures: The 20th anniversary of X Case protests
# X Case
# X Case

In pictures: The 20th anniversary of X Case protests

Feb 9th 2012, 12:47 PM 4,561 Views 59 Comments

In February 1992 the case of a 14-year-old rape victim who wanted an abortion sparked off waves of demonstrations around the country. These photos from the time give an idea of just how divisive and emotive the case became.

# catholic - Friday 3 February, 2012

Poll: Should Ireland reopen its Vatican embassy?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland reopen its Vatican embassy?

Feb 3rd 2012, 12:54 PM 16,587 Views 132 Comments

Calls for the embassy to be reopened were quashed by the Government today. Do you think that’s the right move?

# catholic - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Michaela McAreavey anniversary mass told: her death has left a painful void
# Michaela McAreavey
# Michaela McAreavey

Michaela McAreavey anniversary mass told: her death has left a painful void

Jan 14th 2012, 8:15 AM 6,206 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old was killed on her honeymoon in Mauritius a year ago.

# catholic - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Family of man killed by army in Belfast 40 years ago call for an apology
# Troubles
# Troubles

Family of man killed by army in Belfast 40 years ago call for an apology

Aug 11th 2011, 9:03 PM 191 Views 2 Comments

A report has found that Billy McKavanagh was unarmed when he was shot in the back by a British soldier.

# catholic - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Going for Gault: Linfield pick midfielder as first Catholic captain
# Armband
From The42
# Armband

Going for Gault: Linfield pick midfielder as first Catholic captain

Aug 10th 2011, 11:56 AM 1,175 Views 0 Comments

For the first time in 125 years, Linfield FC will be led out by a Catholic captain.

# catholic - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Man due in court over Neil Lennon hate websites
# Neil Lennon
# Neil Lennon

Man due in court over Neil Lennon hate websites

Aug 3rd 2011, 8:54 AM 360 Views 2 Comments

The Celtic boss has been subjected to a sectarian hate campaign.

# catholic - Friday 29 July, 2011

Catholic newspaper applauds Taoiseach's Vatican speech
# Cloyne
# Cloyne

Catholic newspaper applauds Taoiseach's Vatican speech

Jul 29th 2011, 9:12 AM 3,635 Views 8 Comments

The Irish Catholic said in its editorial that the Taoiseach’s speech “captured the anger of a generation”.

# catholic - Friday 1 July, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules - On helping the Pope to tweet
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules - On helping the Pope to tweet

Jul 1st 2011, 7:00 PM 10 Views 4 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All-Ireland is drafted in to help his Holiness to get to grips with Twitter. “He receives a tweet from the Dalai Lama. ‘Dude,’ it says. We just ignore it.”

# catholic - Saturday 25 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 25th 2011, 7:38 PM 1,502 Views 0 Comments

In today’s fix: Dublin’s Pride Parade, Smurfs on show and what you think about U2′s tax affairs (the answer? Not much)…

# catholic - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Former deputy mayor of Derry targeted in an arson attack
# Arson Attack
# Arson Attack

Former deputy mayor of Derry targeted in an arson attack

May 18th 2011, 9:20 AM 461 Views 0 Comments

His son is a Catholic police officer.

# catholic - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Woman held over Ronan Kerr murder
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Woman held over Ronan Kerr murder

May 10th 2011, 2:27 PM 499 Views 0 Comments

A 36-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the murder of PSNI officer Ronan Kerr; she is currently being questioned in Antrim Police Station.

# catholic - Monday 9 August, 2010

Bishop suggests Love Parade tragedy is god's punisment
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Bishop suggests Love Parade tragedy is god's punisment

Aug 9th 2010, 8:55 PM 282 Views 0 Comments

An Austrian bishop has suggested the Love Parade deaths may have been god’s punishment for “sin”.

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