Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 13°C Monday 2 August 2021

#eamon martin

# eamon-martin - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

'I unreservedly apologise': Archbishop Martin accepts Church's part in mother and baby home scandal
# Mother-and-baby Homes
# Mother-and-baby Homes

'I unreservedly apologise': Archbishop Martin accepts Church's part in mother and baby home scandal

Jan 12th 2021, 9:33 PM 36,415 Views 87 Comments

The commission discovered that about 9,000 children died in the 18 homes under investigation.

# eamon-martin - Saturday 2 January, 2021

RTÉ apologises for mock broadcast which depicted God sentenced for rape
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ apologises for mock broadcast which depicted God sentenced for rape

Updated Jan 2nd 2021, 1:38 PM 102,043 Views 347 Comments

The clip is still currently available on the RTÉ player.

# eamon-martin - Friday 9 October, 2020

Catholic archbishops ask Taoiseach to allow people attend mass
# Level 3
# Level 3

Catholic archbishops ask Taoiseach to allow people attend mass

Oct 9th 2020, 7:34 AM 33,222 Views 108 Comments

The four archbishops have requested a meeting with Micheál Martin.

# eamon-martin - Friday 15 May, 2020

Taoiseach meets with Catholic leaders to discuss re-opening of churches
# Let Us Pray
# Let Us Pray

Taoiseach meets with Catholic leaders to discuss re-opening of churches

May 15th 2020, 8:34 AM 22,052 Views 102 Comments

Churches, mosques and other places of worship have been closed for several weeks.

# eamon-martin - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Catholic Church leader urges Stormont to close NI schools but minister says it's 'not the right time'
# Eamon Martin
# Eamon Martin

Catholic Church leader urges Stormont to close NI schools but minister says it's 'not the right time'

Mar 14th 2020, 12:52 PM 21,414 Views 50 Comments

Disagreement on the matter is also causing a rift between Sinn Féin and the DUP.

# eamon-martin - Monday 8 July, 2019

Poll: Does Ireland need a new temperance movement to address alcohol and drug use?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Ireland need a new temperance movement to address alcohol and drug use?

Jul 8th 2019, 8:11 AM 24,196 Views 62 Comments

The temperance movement is a social movement against the consumption of alcoholic drinks.

# eamon-martin - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Explainer: What does the Catholic Church's teaching on homosexuality actually say?
# Papal Visit
# Papal Visit

Explainer: What does the Catholic Church's teaching on homosexuality actually say?

Jun 17th 2018, 10:30 AM 37,203 Views 160 Comments

Archbishops launching the Papal visit were met with questions about LGBT members – but what’s the official position?

# eamon-martin - Monday 11 June, 2018

‘Of course’ LGBT couples welcome to volunteer says Archbishop: ‘It’s also a Catholic event’
# Meeting Of Families
# Meeting Of Families

‘Of course’ LGBT couples welcome to volunteer says Archbishop: ‘It’s also a Catholic event’

Jun 11th 2018, 1:38 PM 25,516 Views 100 Comments

Full details of the Pope’s participation in the World Meeting of the Families were confirmed today.

# eamon-martin - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Archbishop says he is 'deeply saddened' by referendum result
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Archbishop says he is 'deeply saddened' by referendum result

May 27th 2018, 3:52 PM 49,339 Views 57 Comments

Eamon Martin, the leader of the Catholic Church in Ireland, has thanked “courageous” pro-life campaigners.

# eamon-martin - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Archbishop Eamon Martin: 'Abortion ends the human life of an unborn girl or boy'
# Eamon Martin
# Eamon Martin

Archbishop Eamon Martin: 'Abortion ends the human life of an unborn girl or boy'

Jan 7th 2018, 2:10 PM 18,215 Views 568 Comments

Martin wants followers to convince others to fight a repeal of the Eighth Amendment.

# eamon-martin - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Bishops have 'constructive' meeting with Varadkar and ministers
# Church And State
# Church And State

Bishops have 'constructive' meeting with Varadkar and ministers

Aug 31st 2017, 9:29 PM 14,194 Views 99 Comments

The agenda for the meeting included the Eighth Amendment and the possibility of a visit to Ireland by Pope Francis.

# eamon-martin - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Two thirds of people in Ireland support Mother Teresa being made a saint
# Poll
# Poll

Two thirds of people in Ireland support Mother Teresa being made a saint

Sep 6th 2016, 6:02 AM 13,052 Views 133 Comments

She was canonised on Sunday.

# eamon-martin - Saturday 2 January, 2016

'It's insulting to parents to say they're baptising their children to get them into a school'
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

'It's insulting to parents to say they're baptising their children to get them into a school'

Jan 2nd 2016, 10:06 AM 19,410 Views 346 Comments

The Primate of Ireland Archbishop Eamon Martin said it was being overstated that this occurred regularly.

# eamon-martin - Friday 6 November, 2015

Archbishop reveals concerns about recent cases of possible abuse by priests
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Archbishop reveals concerns about recent cases of possible abuse by priests

Nov 6th 2015, 6:00 AM 14,488 Views 50 Comments

Archbishop Eamon Martin said he has dealt with three or four situations in the last year.

# eamon-martin - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Has the Catholic Church backtracked on its concerns over their role in weddings?
# I Do (not Know)
# I Do (not Know)

Has the Catholic Church backtracked on its concerns over their role in weddings?

Jun 11th 2015, 11:44 AM 18,810 Views 70 Comments

Read and decide for yourself.

# eamon-martin - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Jun 2nd 2015, 1:14 PM 6,391 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know, as we get halfway through the first day of a four day week.

Feeling of "bereavement" at gay marriage result - says leader of Ireland's Catholics
# Eamon Martin
# Eamon Martin

Feeling of "bereavement" at gay marriage result - says leader of Ireland's Catholics

Jun 2nd 2015, 11:53 AM 27,310 Views 261 Comments

Eamon Martin was asked about that “defeat for humanity” remark from the Vatican this morning.

# eamon-martin - Monday 4 May, 2015

Church still undecided if it will carry out civil ceremonies if referendum passes
# Same-Sex Marriage
# Same-Sex Marriage

Church still undecided if it will carry out civil ceremonies if referendum passes

May 4th 2015, 2:14 PM 23,624 Views 327 Comments

Archbishop Eamon Martin says the referendum also raises issues about what it teaches children.

# eamon-martin - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Bishop 'regrets any hurt caused' by saying gay couples with children are not parents
# Referendum
# Referendum

Bishop 'regrets any hurt caused' by saying gay couples with children are not parents

Mar 10th 2015, 3:41 PM 13,301 Views 146 Comments

Meanwhile, a rewording of the question in Irish being put to the public the same-sex marriage referendum has been announced.

# eamon-martin - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Archbishop criticises NI Minister over proposal on abortion for rape victims
# Abortion
# Abortion

Archbishop criticises NI Minister over proposal on abortion for rape victims

Jan 15th 2015, 10:39 PM 14,620 Views 119 Comments

Eamon Martin accused the Justice Minister of trying to exclude pro-life arguments from the consultation, following a meeting with him today.

# eamon-martin - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Column: 10 guiding principles for being a 'good Christian' online
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 10 guiding principles for being a 'good Christian' online

May 25th 2014, 5:58 PM 850 Views 65 Comments

Archbishop Eamon Martin has shared his thoughts on how to have a sense of humour and “be missionary” online.