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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Holy Show

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The Irish Read: How Holy Show tells 'interesting and unexpected stories of Irish life'
Enjoy new work by Roisin Kiberd, excerpted from the Holy Show journal, this Sunday morning.
Pope dolls and stained-glass Skodas: Day 1 at the World Meeting of Families
Catholics from around the world began to gather at the RDS this morning – here’s how it played out.
Northern Ireland denied victory by Church's late penalty
Craig Cathcart was on target for Michael O’Neill’s side in Cardiff.
The day we talked football with Pope John Paul II at the Vatican
Packie Bonnar recalls a memorable and emotional day from Italia ’90.
Nuns let out of convent to meet Pope. All hell breaks loose!
Sisters please!
Young GAA stars can't part with their hurleys on Communion day
Mind those dresses though.
Can't make it to Rome? You can watch John Paul II's canonisation live in 3D in Drumcondra
Around 5 million people are expected in Rome ahead of the ceremony to make John Paul II and John XXIII saints. If you’re not a fan of the crowds, here are the options…
Twitter thought the IFTAs were a holy show
Irish viewers took to social media in their droves to rant about the ceremony.
‘Thou shalt not laugh’: Bible play banned in Northern Ireland
A play that was dubbed ‘blasphemous’ has been pulled from a council-run theatre.