NEWS ANALYSIS: Holy Father to visit isle where faith has declined drastically.
Critics say Leo Varadkar’s announcement, that upcoming abortion legislation will allow no exemptions for institutions, violates religious freedom.
After the referendum repealed Ireland’s ban on abortion, activists stress the need to find constructive ways to address the contemporary reality.
A U.S. Benedictine community has planted roots in the Emerald Isle, becoming the first new monastery in the Diocese of Meath since the Reformation.
Church leaders in Derry, Northern Ireland, describe how the Irish nun’s life and death has impacted the tight-knit local Catholic community.
In advance of this month’s national vote, diocesan education is facing misleading accusations of barring non-Catholic students.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Although 84% of Irish residents still self-identify as Catholic, the nation has witnessed a social revolution in recent decades, putting it at the forefront of the social-liberal vanguard.