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# Religion

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Priests ask for an end to referendum campaigning at mass
Oklahoma passes law allowing adoption agencies deny children to LGBT families on religious grounds
Opinion: 'Religious instruction and worship should take place outside core school hours'
David Graham
Devotees nail themselves to crosses at annual Good Friday ceremony in Philippines
Number of Roman Catholic marriages reducing but it's still the most popular type of ceremony
Vatican communications chief quits over row about letter written by retired pope
Retirement: 'For the first time in nearly forty years I could openly admit that I didn't believe in God'
Peter Gunning
Vast majority of people agree that Catholic Church is 'empire of misogyny'
Mary McAleese says her brother was 'seriously, physically, sadistically abused by Malachy Finnegan'
Diarmuid Martin says Mary McAleese's criticism of the Church was 'brutally stark'
'Male celibates advise the Pope on what women really want, that is ludicrous'
'I haven't taken a senior player' - Martin O'Neill upset with Michael for bringing religion into allegiance debate
Mary McAleese says it's 'pure codology' that women can't become priests
Mass-goers told there is 'no obligation' to attend religious services today
Tributes paid to influential US preacher Billy Graham who has died at age 99
Atheist Ireland calls for bibles to be removed from referendum polling stations
Disgraced Boston cardinal at the centre of Spotlight case dies
Government plans to scrap provision allowing church to appoint teachers and principals
Man loses case against Irish council's refusal to hold ceremony for Christians killed by IS
Poll: Would you like to attend the Pope's mass in Ireland?
Pope Francis arrives in Myanmar on high-stakes visit
The Pope had to tell bishops to put down their phones in mass today
Stephen Fry says he was 'enchanted' to be caught up in blasphemy row
Pope Francis has criticised Europe's low birth rates at a bishops' conference
UK court rules that Islamic school's gender segregation is unlawful
At 88.6%, Offaly has the highest percentage of Catholics in Ireland
Opinion: 'Debating religious ideas isn't inciting to hatred'
Selina Campbell
'Contempt for women reaches a new low': Trump administration rolls back free birth control access
Man who listed 'standing up against homosexuality' as achievement loses discrimination case
Bishops have 'constructive' meeting with Varadkar and ministers
Three days of mourning in Madeira after falling tree kills 13 people
'It happened in the middle of mass': 12 killed and 50 injured by falling tree at religious Portuguese festival
'Grandparents are the anchor of many families - but we don't always recognise that'
'The priests are all old men now, and so are we': Heartbreak at Limerick's last male-only Mass
Dublin bakery's refusal to make anti-gay marriage cake 'was not discrimination'
Concern from Catholics, but gluten-free communion host IS available in Ireland
Opinion: 'Leo is right to welcome people who have socially conservative views'
Larry Donnelly
Huge growth in numbers attending Irish Christian conference for 'anyone who loves Jesus'
'You can only do a funeral once, and you have to do it right': The story behind
Poll: Should the Angelus be scrapped?