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Opinion
Walking through the ‘fifth Gospel’

Michael Kelly reflects on his experience in the Holy land

Indulgences revisited

When Pope Francis launched the Holy Year of Mercy, he

Caricaturing the Church’s teaching on...

The Church is not involved in a numbers game, writes David

Pro-natalist policies require support...

"in so many... countries desperate for better fertility...

Family and Lifestyle
Living without regrets

Rachel Beard talks to Sr Carmel Ryan about choosing to...

Making good first impressions

Wendy Grace discusses the art and value of early encounters

How to smell a rose

Rachel Beard talks to Carmelite nuns in Delgany about...

A Journey of Discovery

Fr Joe Murphy reminisces with Rachel Beard on a life spent...

This recycled insect won’t ‘bug’ you

With school over and the summer holidays in full swing, it...

Create your own world under the sea

Summer trips to the seaside and the aquarium are great...

The feast of Our Lady of Perpetual Help

The feast of Our Lady of Perpetual Help is coming up on...

Give 
your 
dad a 
special 
treat
 for...

The best ways to let Dad know that he's appreciated

A zingy home-made elderflower curd...

Zingy curd spread on top of freshly baked scones topped...

Faith in the Family

The bread had been baked, the table was set and the kettle...

An eye-opening insight into conflict

Caoimhe Judge describes the impact of development education...

Summer often inspires people to turn...

Eating healthy and staying fit as the summer months...

Room for improvement in hospital food

Newly-appointed Health Minister Simon Harris has pledged to...

Walking is a good way to start...

With a stretch in the evenings and the (somewhat) improved...

Persistent back pain should be checked...

Back pain is estimated to affect up to 85% of adults at...

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