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Why Tina Beattie remains a Roman Catholic

When we moved to Zimbabwe in 1980 I spent a few years trying to return to the Presbyterian faith of my childhood, but so...

“The Hope of Spring”

Eco Spirituality Group, Dromantine The Eco Spirituality Group had their first meeting of 2019 on 22nd January in Dromantine Retreat and Conference Centre. The meeting...

Africa is producing baptized people, not Christians

"From a historical perspective, it is clear that since the arrival of the missionaries lay people have actively participated in evangelization, particularly through the...

The Pope Video – Calling the young to be Revolutionaries of Service

Editor's Note: This month, in advance of the World Youth Day in Panama (22-27 January 2019) Pope Francis asks the whole Church to pray...

Mary O’Flynn – Honorary Member of the SMA – Homily by Fr. Michael McCabe...

“In recognition of over forty years of loyal and dedicated service to the SMA community in Wilton, Cork, her strong and lasting spiritual links...

In the Service of the Transmission of Faith – The Pope Video – December...

In his December 2018 address, Pope Francis speaks of the communication of the Faith, especially on the gift of listening with intent:  "Let us listen...

The SMA Missionary Family – Seeking Action Through Outreach

The Society of African Missions (SMA) has a commitment to justice, peace and the integrity of creation coupled with a vision to engage lay...

Parishes across Ireland asked to support World Mission Sunday this weekend

'Miles for Mission’ 5k to take place in the Phoenix Park on Saturday October is ‘Mission Month’ and this year’s theme is “Christian Families are...