Justice Issues

Pope Francis: ‘The Care of Creation… Entails Recognition & Respect of Rights of Every...

“The ecological crisis now affecting all of humanity is ultimately rooted in the human heart, that aspires to control and exploit the limited resources...

World Ocean Day: Human filth on an uninhabited UNESCO World Heritage island

“The earth, our home, is beginning to look more and more like an immense pile of filth.” world ocean day, 8 june 2018 Today is World...

Congo: Calls for the removal of Leopold II monuments in Belgium

It seems unconscionable that an historic figure such as Leopold II of Belgium retains the veneration afforded to heroes by monuments throughout his native...

Catholic seminary attacked, priest shot in Nigeria again

Failure to end the killings may 'snowball into ethnic, tribal or religious war,' says Catholic Archbishop Alfred Martins of Lagos La Croix International reported on...

Bishop Ray Browne of Kerry on voting ‘No’

I thank the people and parishes of our diocese for the positive response I received to my Pastoral Message released two weeks ago. I...

Christianity: A colonial religion?

The church was not born to be the religious branch of the colonization of Africa but to work towards the liberation of all people.  ...

How the State Can Make Ireland a Leader in Tackling Climate Change Report

Climate Change was the third topic assigned by the Houses of the Oireachtas for consideration by the Citizens' Assembly. The Assembly's task was to...

Pope Francis calls for action on Slavery, saying it ‘is not something from other...

Despite the lack of information available to us from some regions of the world, the figures are dramatically high and, most likely, underestimated. According...