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On Child Protection

Response to Pope’s Letter – Baroness Nuala O Loan – Guest Speaker

Parishioners from across the diocese gathered at two venues on Thursday 25th March to discuss the recent Letter from Pope Benedict XVI to the Catholics of Ireland. Baroness Nuala O’Loan was guest speaker. Baroness Nuala O’Loan (seated) guest speaker in the Cathedral Parish Centre with at back ltor; Brian O’Reilly, Maeve Mahon, Fr. John Cummins, Fr Micheal [...]

Extracts – Pastoral Letter of Pope Benedict XVI to Catholics in Ireland

Benedict_deskDEAR BROTHERS AND SISTERS OF THE CHURCH IN IRELAND, it is with great concern that I write to you as Pastor of the universal Church. Like yourselves, I have been deeply disturbed by the information which has come to light regarding the abuse of children and vulnerable young people by members of the Church in Ireland, particularly by priests and religious. I can only share in the dismay and the sense of betrayal that so many of you have experienced on learning of these …

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