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Americans demand real damage control at Planned Parenthood

Americans demand real damage control at Planned Parenthood

Americans and international allies protest the abortion chain on August 22.

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What would Oscar Wilde say about same-sex marriage?

What would Oscar Wilde say about same-sex marriage?

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Ireland's blasphemous ballot

Ireland's blasphemous ballot

Funded with $17 million in donations, the campaign to institute same-sex marriage in Ireland was successful. Ireland is now in an adolescent and irrational rebellion, exploited by interests hostile to civilization.

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The restoration of the Catholic faith in Ireland

The restoration of the Catholic faith in Ireland

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Follow the money to the gay marriage victory in Ireland

Follow the money to the gay marriage victory in Ireland

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Father Tom: where are the fathers of Baltimore?

Father Tom: where are the fathers of Baltimore?

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Thought for the day: Standing together

Thought for the day: Standing together

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Ireland: doubt is cast on report of dead babies in septic tank

Ireland: doubt is cast on report of dead babies in septic tank

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Seamus Heaney: RIP

Seamus Heaney: RIP

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Thought for the day: Learn now

Thought for the day: Learn now

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New evidence of pre-Viking settlement in Faroe Islands

New evidence of pre-Viking settlement in Faroe Islands

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Did Bill Donohue read Obama's Northern Ireland speech?

Did Bill Donohue read Obama's Northern Ireland speech?

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Conservatives misinterpret Obama's Northern Ireland speech

Conservatives misinterpret Obama's Northern Ireland speech

Political conservatives, and some Catholics in the US, Ireland and the UK, were incensed by remarks President Obama made in a speech he made while visiting Northern Ireland. Did they read the speech?

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Linking foreign aid to reform in developing countries

Linking foreign aid to reform in developing countries

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Cardinal O'Malley to boycott Boston College graduation

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On a day like today: Rum, Romanism and Rebellion

On a day like today: Rum, Romanism and Rebellion

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Ireland poised to take away parents' rights

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Benedict XVI: Real liturgical renewal needed, 50 years after Vatican 2

Benedict XVI: Real liturgical renewal needed, 50 years after Vatican 2

Pope Benedict condemned sins committed by Irish priests and consecrated persons. "Instead of showing them the path towards Christ...they abused people and undermined the credibility of the Church's message."

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The Church in Ireland is more vibrant than it seems

The Church in Ireland is more vibrant than it seems

The negative attitude towards the Catholic Church in Ireland has hit its nadir. Whither the Church now?

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The Primate of Ireland, the Irish College, and the Enigma Machine

The Primate of Ireland, the Irish College, and the Enigma Machine

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Irish cardinal ducks responsibility for abuse cover-up

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Catholic priests and nuns protest at papal nunciature in Ireland

Catholic priests and nuns protest at papal nunciature in Ireland

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A balanced perspective on Fr D'Arcy and the Irish church

A balanced perspective on Fr D'Arcy and the Irish church

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Feisty Irish priest takes on Catholic hierarchy

Feisty Irish priest takes on Catholic hierarchy

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Catholic Church disciplines Irish priest for unorthodox views

Catholic Church disciplines Irish priest for unorthodox views

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Irish bishop insists on confidentiality of Catholic confession

Irish bishop insists on confidentiality of Catholic confession

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How Peter and Paul disagree in Ireland

How Peter and Paul disagree in Ireland

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Independent Catholic media are essential to renewal in the Church

Independent Catholic media are essential to renewal in the Church

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Jesus wept and the Wild Geese fled: political and ecclesiastical corruption in Ireland

Jesus wept and the Wild Geese fled: political and ecclesiastical corruption in Ireland

Cover-up and secrecy are woven into Irish culture. Without the media, flawed as they are, the corruption in Church and polity would not have been uncovered. Whither the days of honor and patriotism?

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A Papal visit to Northern Ireland would be welcome

A Papal visit to Northern Ireland would be welcome

While Pope Benedict will make a video appearance the forthcoming Eucharistic Congress in Dublin, Catholics in Northern Ireland could use a visit in the flesh.

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Ireland awaits a Wise Man from the East

Ireland awaits a Wise Man from the East

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Pressure rises for Ireland's ruling party over closing embassy at Vatican

Pressure rises for Ireland's ruling party over closing embassy at Vatican

The gratuitous move by the Republic of Ireland to shutter its embassy to the Vatican has unconvincing reasons.

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Healing the Catholic Church in Ireland

Healing the Catholic Church in Ireland

"We are a wounded Church. Perhaps that is God's greatest gift to our Church at the moment: its wound."

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Papal visit to Ireland is now unlikely

Papal visit to Ireland is now unlikely

The rift between the Irish government and the Holy See may preclude a visit by Pope Benedict.

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Vatican appears unfazed by closure of Irish embassy

Vatican appears unfazed by closure of Irish embassy

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PREDA update on status of children in The Philippines

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