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#World Meeting of Families

# world-meeting-of-families - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Pope Francis will visit Dublin’s Capuchin Day Centre in August
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Pope Francis will visit Dublin’s Capuchin Day Centre in August

May 16th 2018, 9:56 AM 14,753 Views 101 Comments

The Pope will visit the centre on the day he arrives – the afternoon of Saturday 25 August.

# world-meeting-of-families - Sunday 6 May, 2018

The Pope's visit has attracted over 2,500 volunteers
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The Pope's visit has attracted over 2,500 volunteers

May 6th 2018, 1:00 PM 14,374 Views 99 Comments

The World Meeting of Families is coming to Dublin in August.

# world-meeting-of-families - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Taoiseach says it would be appropriate for Pope to visit survivors of Catholic Church abuse in Ireland
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Taoiseach says it would be appropriate for Pope to visit survivors of Catholic Church abuse in Ireland

Mar 28th 2018, 7:53 AM 11,909 Views 110 Comments

The government will tell the Vatican that families ‘of all shapes and forms’ should be celebrated during Pope’s Irish visit

# world-meeting-of-families - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Priests' group calls for statement from Archbishop after welcome to gay parents removed from church video
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Priests' group calls for statement from Archbishop after welcome to gay parents removed from church video

Mar 6th 2018, 5:50 PM 18,310 Views 55 Comments

The welcome was was removed from a video supporting the World Meeting of Families.

# world-meeting-of-families - Monday 25 December, 2017

Pope Francis 'personally' chose Ireland for next year's global Catholic summit
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Pope Francis 'personally' chose Ireland for next year's global Catholic summit

Dec 25th 2017, 9:00 PM 22,621 Views 87 Comments

Father Tim Bartlett said that there’s still a “tremendous Christian spirit” at this time of year, and that it wasn’t important if people didn’t match the Catholic definition of what an ‘ideal family unit’ should be.

Taoiseach says government at Vatican's 'disposal' for Pope Francis visit
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Taoiseach says government at Vatican's 'disposal' for Pope Francis visit

Dec 25th 2017, 4:00 PM 13,579 Views 101 Comments

Next year’s Pope Francis visit to Ireland will cost around €20 million.

# world-meeting-of-families - Monday 18 December, 2017

Archbishop says Pope Francis' visit to Ireland will cost around €20 million
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Archbishop says Pope Francis' visit to Ireland will cost around €20 million

Dec 18th 2017, 1:29 PM 26,537 Views 151 Comments

It is likely a visit to a prison will be part of Pope Francis’ itinerary when he comes to Ireland in August.

# world-meeting-of-families - Monday 28 November, 2016

Pope Francis' 2018 visit to Ireland will be a 'great gift' - Archbishop Diarmuid Martin
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Pope Francis' 2018 visit to Ireland will be a 'great gift' - Archbishop Diarmuid Martin

Nov 28th 2016, 5:24 PM 66,030 Views 406 Comments

An official invitation was extended to the Pope this morning by the Taoiseach.

# world-meeting-of-families - Monday 28 September, 2015

The Pope spent eight weeks in Ireland learning English
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The Pope spent eight weeks in Ireland learning English

Sep 28th 2015, 8:02 PM 37,091 Views 62 Comments

A rumoured visit in 2018 won’t be Jorge Bergoglio’s first visit to these shores.

The Pope has dropped the biggest hint yet that he's coming to Ireland in 2018
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The Pope has dropped the biggest hint yet that he's coming to Ireland in 2018

Sep 28th 2015, 7:27 AM 17,237 Views 72 Comments

Dublin is to host the World Meeting of Families.