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Archives for the category "Catholic Church"

Dioceses engage with audit into child protection -- May 28, 2011

Suspicion Apostolic visitation report will ignore deep problems -- May 24, 2011

With the stroke of a pen, bishops made themselves answerable -- May 21, 2011

Woman's claims not true, priest tells court -- May 17, 2011

Victims furious over new Vatican abuse guidelines -- May 17, 2011

Church and child safeguards -- May 16, 2011

Every part of the beatification of John Paul II confounds me -- May 5, 2011

Pope faces down critics of fast-track to sainthood -- May 2, 2011

Ireland's Magdalene Laundries: Time To Put An End to the Continued Abuse -- April 26, 2011

Magdalene survivor to speak on radio -- April 25, 2011

The Congregational Indemnity Agreement: -- April 24, 2011

Who will speak for abuse survivors? -- April 21, 2011

Religious orders are paying their share -- April 21, 2011

Cloyne abuse report to be published in May -- April 20, 2011

The illusion of power -- April 16, 2011

Cloyne report release date uncertain -- April 16, 2011

Order denies withholding €20m from abuse victims' fund -- April 15, 2011

Vatican abuse report due by Easter -- April 15, 2011

Vague religion syllabus and poor teaching leave pupils without a prayer -- April 12, 2011

THE TRUTH WILL MAKE YOU FREE: A PERSONAL JOURNEY -- April 8, 2011

Cloyne Report chapters cleared for publication -- April 8, 2011

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Abuse case settled by Jesuit order -- March 26, 2011

Former priest cleared of sexual assault -- March 22, 2011

Diocese criticised for refusing to give victim apology -- March 22, 2011

€10m for sex abuse counselling 'a waste' -- March 21, 2011

Church to give extra €10m for abuse survivor services -- March 21, 2011

Religious congregations to be included in abuse review -- March 21, 2011

Abuse victim 'let down' by Church -- March 21, 2011

Church must be open with abuse survivors -- March 19, 2011

Survivors deserve justice -- March 18, 2011

Archbishop: It is not the state's job to raise children -- March 16, 2011

Survivors Voice March Newsletter -- March 8, 2011

"Towards Healing" -- March 5, 2011

Guidelines to be issued for priests accused of abuse -- March 4, 2011

Archbishop Martin: Church in Ireland on brink of collapse -- February 23, 2011

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin - Makes explicit apology -- February 21, 2011

Forgiveness sought for 'sins' of clergy -- February 21, 2011

Liturgy of Lament and Repentance in Pro Cathedral -- February 16, 2011

Pope to be told church here 'on edge of collapse' -- February 14, 2011

Nuns claim zoning decision 'targets' religious orders -- February 8, 2011

Priests: New liturgy will turn away Mass-goers -- February 4, 2011

New priest pedophile scandal set to break in Ireland -- January 29, 2011

Former priest may face further charges, court told -- January 29, 2011

Victory -- January 29, 2011

RTE points the finger at Rome over abuse guidelines -- January 23, 2011

Eight Cloyne clerical abuse files to be resent to DPP -- January 21, 2011

Meeting of ACP members with Cardinal Murphy O'Connor, January 13th 2011, in Dromantine Retreat Centre -- January 20, 2011

Would You Believe -- January 18, 2011

Rome told bishops not to report abuse -- January 17, 2011

Sex abuse victims furious at Cloyne report strategy plan -- January 15, 2011

Cardinal hears of arrogance in church -- January 12, 2011

Cardinal to hold public meeting in Drogheda -- January 11, 2011

Archbishop of Boston to meet victims of clerical sex abuse during Irish visit -- January 6, 2011

Church silent to insurers on abuse suspects -- January 4, 2011

Priests encouraged to co-operate with papal delegation's child abuse inquiry -- December 30, 2010

Inclusion of abusers on church body criticised -- December 30, 2010

Pope is right on views of paedophilia in 1970s -- December 24, 2010

Walsh abuse and cover-up -- December 22, 2010

Pope's message on abuse is nonsensical and sad -- December 21, 2010

Pope's message - A church in denial is doomed -- December 21, 2010

Murphy extracts show 'agonies' of Connell over abuse cases -- December 21, 2010

Pope recalls year 'stained' by child sex abuse crisis -- December 21, 2010

Church 'must reform' after scandals -- December 20, 2010

Church leaders must pay for failing to act on abuse -- December 20, 2010

Cleric admits telling gardai of abuse 'wasn't on agenda' -- December 20, 2010

Questions remain as eyes turn to two serving bishops and canon lawyers -- December 20, 2010

Church's sins of omission -- December 18, 2010

Scale of Walsh cover-up by church breathtaking -- December 18, 2010

Church 'failed hundreds of children' over Walsh inaction -- December 18, 2010

Complaint 'hushed up', according to local priest -- December 18, 2010

Archdiocese took 17 years to report abuse priest to gardaí -- December 18, 2010

Catholic institutions owe State over €300m -- December 17, 2010

Victim of abuse calls for Brady's resignation -- December 17, 2010

Days of genuflection -- December 13, 2010

Catholic Church self-centred and arrogant over abuse scandal -- December 13, 2010

Dutch public believes Roman Catholic Church authorities covered up sexual abuse, -- December 12, 2010

Abuse probe offended Vatican - Wikileaks -- December 11, 2010

Murphy requests 'offended' Vatican -- December 11, 2010

Missing chapter of child abuse must be published -- December 8, 2010

Under-pressure primate in 'snub' from own clerics -- December 5, 2010

Church's dealing with abuse was 'catastrophic' -- November 29, 2010

Cardinals hold meeting on abuse -- November 19, 2010

Apostolic Visitations -- November 17, 2010

Fury as Papal envoy celebrates Mass with under-fire bishops -- November 15, 2010

No quick fix for abuse crisis, says top cleric -- November 14, 2010

Vatican members to meet with abuse victims and families -- November 13, 2010

The Church has to take a lead and abolish its outdated values -- November 11, 2010

Magdalenes - State responsibility to establish inquiry -- November 9, 2010

Church loses fortune in bank share slump -- November 7, 2010

Response -- November 5, 2010

Ex-priest guilty of sex assaults against altar boy -- November 2, 2010

Irish abuse protesters complain at treatment by Vatican police -- November 2, 2010

Abuse victims protest at the Vatican -- October 31, 2010

Priests challenge policy on child abuse allegations -- October 27, 2010

Seven to attend sex abuse survivor events -- October 27, 2010

Vatican probe into child protection to begin next month -- October 19, 2010

What difference will Pope's men make? -- October 17, 2010

Press Release - Catholic Communications Office -- October 14, 2010

Bethany Home allegations of abuse -- October 14, 2010

Priest charged with gross indecency of teen -- October 12, 2010

Reformation Day -- October 11, 2010

Jailed Irish paedophile priest facing more legal actions from US victims -- October 11, 2010

Priest who 'tipped off' abuser followed church guidelines -- October 11, 2010

Press release on the preparatory meetings for the Apostolic Visitation in Ireland -- October 10, 2010

Christians have to fight for their place in society -- September 24, 2010

Victims in plea over payouts for abuse -- September 22, 2010

John Cooney: Pope transforms his image to become a 'holy grandad' -- September 20, 2010

The papal visit to Britain -- September 20, 2010

Priests to face fresh charges of child sex abuse -- September 20, 2010

Pope: 'I express my deep sorrow for unspeakable crimes' of priests -- September 19, 2010

'O'Grady and the Catholic church took my innocence, my childhood, my future' -- September 19, 2010

Pope expresses sorrow for 'unspeakable crimes' -- September 18, 2010

Protecting our children -- September 17, 2010

So-called liberals have now joined the Paisley crusade -- September 17, 2010

Papal visit continues in London -- September 17, 2010

Pope's visit to Britain -- September 16, 2010

Church urged to be more accountable -- September 16, 2010

Vatican inquiry into Irish paedophile priests to meet victim groups -- September 14, 2010

'The investigators are not coming to understand. The conclusions are in' -- September 12, 2010

Women should take to the top pews in their Masses -- September 11, 2010

Priest forced siblings to abuse each other -- September 8, 2010

Clerical sex abuse scandal 'not invention of media' -- August 25, 2010

Clerical immunity must end - US lawyer -- August 23, 2010

Church scandals 'not unique' to Ireland -- August 23, 2010

Top clergy and gardaí among those quizzed in abuse probe -- August 22, 2010

'Religious world turned upside down' -- August 21, 2010

'Spineless' response by priests criticised -- August 21, 2010

€1.5m land sale funded clerical sex abuse payouts -- August 20, 2010

Tell bishops to 'get the hell out of our cathedrals', says writer -- August 20, 2010

Call to boycott Mass may be start of 'revolution in Catholic Church' -- August 20, 2010

Church's sexual theology in 'deep crisis' -- August 20, 2010

Mass boycott a wake-up call to the church -- August 19, 2010

Arrogance at core of canon law -- August 19, 2010

'God Squad' car sticker lands priest in hot water -- August 16, 2010

UK Catholic church struggles to raise funds for papal visit -- August 15, 2010

Is this the beginning of the end for Archbishop Martin? -- August 15, 2010

Abuse survivor 'shattered' by Pope's decision -- August 15, 2010

Pope's refusal to let bishops quit an insult -- abuse victim -- August 14, 2010

Clerical abuse survivors to protest Bishops' reinstatements -- August 14, 2010

Latest Papal diktat spells doom for people's church -- August 12, 2010

Resignation offers were 'for benefit of abuse victims' -- August 12, 2010

Pope retains bishops -- August 12, 2010

Pope rejects bishops' resignations -- August 12, 2010

Ex-priest awaits extradition hearing on abuse claims -- August 9, 2010

Time for parents to ask the primary question -- August 7, 2010

'Surgeon's knife' has cut abuse evil from church, says new bishop -- July 26, 2010

Two Redemptorist priests moved -- July 24, 2010

Church needs a sense of proportion and a little spin -- July 19, 2010

Archbishop's 'adversarial' role in abuse case blasted -- July 18, 2010

Professionals must take up key abuse role -- July 17, 2010

Vatican 'toughens' laws on abuse -- July 15, 2010

Ex-Brother pleads guilty in abuse case -- July 14, 2010

Priest told boy he 'wouldn't go to Heaven' if abuse reported -- July 14, 2010

Papal apologies are all well and good - now is the time for action -- July 6, 2010

Archbishop condemns abusive priests -- July 4, 2010

Church must hire professionals to investigate abuse -- July 4, 2010

Church needs to hold its nerve in face of hostility -- July 2, 2010

Vatican yet to really prove it can be trusted -- June 30, 2010

Church child protection board admits guideline gaps -- June 30, 2010

Victims call for child protection role change after priest resigns -- June 28, 2010

Cavan religious order to be sued by American victims of paedophile priest -- June 28, 2010

Martin under pressure over Vatican silence on bishops' resignations -- June 27, 2010

Endgame: is 'the people's princess' being penned in by his own pawns? -- June 27, 2010

Child protection cleric told priest of allegations -- June 26, 2010

Accused priest given victim's file -- June 25, 2010

Cabinet approves Cloyne abuse report delay -- June 23, 2010

Cardinal Brady refuses to say if he sought gag clause in abuse settlement -- June 20, 2010

Church shouldn't be its own judge -- June 20, 2010

Vandals hit former child protection chief's car -- June 18, 2010

Clerical sex abuse 'robs us all of our innocence' -- June 16, 2010

Church pays €¼m to settle abuse case -- June 15, 2010

Three-quarters of Irish adults polled say cardinal should quit -- June 14, 2010

Church reform is a pious dream -- June 12, 2010

Pope begs forgiveness over abuse -- June 11, 2010

Cardinal involves laity in diocesan structures -- June 10, 2010

Mixed messages from the church -- June 9, 2010

Church probe to inform gardai of fresh crimes -- June 7, 2010

Power to the prelates as State is bypassed -- June 7, 2010

New Vatican campaign to clamp down on 'liberal opinion' -- June 7, 2010

Bishop resists lay call to move priests accused of child abuse -- June 5, 2010

Vatican's abuse investigation - Irish Times etters Page -- June 3, 2010

Abuse groups query record of top clerics sent to Ireland -- June 2, 2010

Seriousness of intent evident in papal choice of heavy hitters -- June 1, 2010

Enforcers get mixed reaction from abuse groups -- June 1, 2010

Vatican to investigate sexual abuse in Ireland -- May 31, 2010

Incensed after reading Monsignor's parish letter -- May 30, 2010

Priest found guilty of abuse of three sisters -- May 27, 2010

Cork priest attacks women writers in parish bulletin -- May 23, 2010

O'Brien got €61k for abuse group -- May 23, 2010

Centre defends hiring of abusive former nun -- May 23, 2010

Martin's speech taken in bad faith by media -- May 21, 2010

An open letter to Cardinal Sean Brady -- May 21, 2010

Genuine reform and the church -- May 20, 2010

Church needs 'forces' of child protection supremo -- May 20, 2010

Church renewal and radical change-Irish Times Letters -- May 19, 2010

Brady sad to hear of victims' criticism -- May 19, 2010

Missionary the surprise choice to take over from Bishop Walsh -- May 19, 2010

Martin denies 'strong forces' speech was aimed at Pope -- May 19, 2010

Church abuse report marks tangible progress -- May 18, 2010

Church needs 'forces' of child protection supremo -- May 18, 2010

Adult survivors make 197 new abuse allegations -- May 18, 2010

Cardinal Brady committed to leading church 'renewal' -- May 17, 2010

Brady asks Pope to name next head of Irish church -- May 17, 2010

'He used to pick on cute-looking boys'-Sunday Tribune -- May 16, 2010

Archbishop Martin's too good a man to be a Catholic -- May 16, 2010

Church members must unite on child protection and reform -- May 15, 2010

The future of the Catholic Church-Times letter page -- May 14, 2010

Martin should give credit where it's due -- May 14, 2010

Bishop calls for Martin to clarify 'strong forces' claim -- May 14, 2010

Church must practise what it preaches -- May 13, 2010

Future of the Catholic Church-Irish Times Letter page -- May 13, 2010

The future of the Catholic Church -- May 12, 2010

Issues for the Catholic Church -- May 12, 2010

Knights illuminated by cleric's thunderbolt -- May 12, 2010

Dioceses left with no sitting bishops after resignations -- May 12, 2010

Victims praise archbishop and call on Brady to resign -- May 12, 2010

Martin 'disheartened' on renewal -- May 11, 2010

Discussion in the dioceses- Irish Times Letters Page -- May 10, 2010

Inside the mind of a paedophile- Sunday Tribune -- May 2, 2010

It is the religious who shall inherit the earth -- April 30, 2010

Notorious paedophile priest found 'helping' with children -- April 28, 2010

Time to give good priests a break-Times Letter Page -- April 24, 2010

Catholic Church abuse survivors quiz reforms -- April 23, 2010

Pope accepts Belgian bishop's resignation -- April 23, 2010

David Quinn: Pope replaces George Bush as the man some people love to hate -- April 23, 2010

Clean-out needed 'to show younger people that change . . . is possible' -- April 23, 2010

Call for church leaders to take responsibility and resign -- April 23, 2010

Vatican accepts resignation of Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin -- April 23, 2010

Image of bishops is of 'twisted old men' -- April 20, 2010

Still no anti-abuse campaign after Ferns -- April 19, 2010

McAleese: Scandals a millstone for religious -- April 19, 2010

Listen with compassion to abusers, urges top churchman -- April 19, 2010

Brother says Vatican is making same mistakes -- April 19, 2010

Always a place for religious in Irish life, says Cori head -- April 19, 2010

Quinn says ownership of religious schools should go to state -- April 18, 2010

An unlikely victim of abuse -- April 17, 2010

The truth is that child abuse and cover-up are not primarily about religion or sex -- April 17, 2010

Theologian's criticism of Pope -- April 17, 2010

Benedict needs to stop filth from smothering his papacy -- April 17, 2010

€200m sought from religious congregations -- April 17, 2010

Survivors call for Gardaí to probe charity -- April 16, 2010

A more honest media would relentlessly hunt down child abuse wherever it is found -- April 16, 2010

Cowen to make Orders foot €680m abuse bill -- April 16, 2010

Church in worst credibility crisis since Reformation, theologian tells bishops -- April 16, 2010

Cardinal Brady hospitalised in Armagh -- April 13, 2010

Time to give good priests a break -- April 12, 2010

Ratzinger resisted plea to defrock abuse priest -- April 11, 2010

Vatican insists Benedict acted correctly -- April 10, 2010

Notorious paedophile priest is found dead -- April 10, 2010

NI priest on sex charges gets bail -- April 10, 2010

Cardinal's 'secret deal' for arrest of Smyth -- April 9, 2010

Cardinal Daly brokered secret deal with RUC to arrest Smyth -- April 8, 2010

Letters Page - Irish Times -- April 8, 2010

Vatican hits back again at criticism over child sex abuse -- April 8, 2010

The Prods are all girls, the Papes whimpering softies. Don't you long for the old Penal Days? -- April 7, 2010

Questioning church credibility -Letters Page - Iriah Times -- April 7, 2010

Bishop: Abuse of children 'faith-shaking' -- April 2, 2010

Benedict faces true test as churches issue mea culpas -- April 2, 2010

Addressing clerical abuse- Times Letter page -- April 2, 2010

'Tablet' calls for review of Vatican's handling of abuse -- April 2, 2010

Past cannot be ignored, Martin tells parishioners -- April 2, 2010

World watches as child abuse victims air grievances -- April 1, 2010

Brady: Church wants to find 'just solution' -- April 1, 2010

Cardinal 'would comply' with statutory tribunal -- April 1, 2010

Brady expresses support for full abuse inquiry -- April 1, 2010

Papal arrogance over child abuse -- March 30, 2010

Churchmen castigated for not being perfect -- March 30, 2010

Abuse victim's brother plans altar protest during Easter Sunday Mass -- March 30, 2010

Letters Page - Irish Times -- March 30, 2010

Archbishop criticised on handling of abuse issue -- March 30, 2010

John Cooney: Pope battles to maintain his authority -- March 29, 2010

Primate to fight second abuse action -- March 28, 2010

All the pope's men -- March 28, 2010

Bishop Magee latest senior casualty of Church crisis -- March 28, 2010

Australian cardinal set to lead Church inquiry -- March 28, 2010

Brady confirms investigation of priest -- March 28, 2010

Brady is fighting five legal cases from Smyth victims -- March 28, 2010

Industrial school survivor to perform inspirational album that tells his story -- March 28, 2010

Bruce Arnold: Church must respect State law ahead of its own rules -- March 27, 2010

Stunning flood of claims held in secret diocesan archive -- March 27, 2010

Pope will force Brady to resign -- March 27, 2010

Cardinal wants 'just resolution' to abuse lawsuit -- March 27, 2010

Vatican wilting under weight of public scrutiny -- March 26, 2010

Bishop took two years to tell Garda of sex claim -- March 26, 2010

Survivor calls on pope to resign -- March 26, 2010

Call the police: what the Pope should have said -- March 25, 2010

Row over abuse memorial -- March 25, 2010

Why were other groups NOT Invited? -- March 25, 2010

'Inadequate' handling of abuse case -- March 25, 2010

Pope accepts Bishop Magee's resignation -- March 24, 2010

Irish Times - Leters Page -- March 24, 2010

A Different View -- March 23, 2010

Cowen welcomes 'direct apology' from pope -- March 23, 2010

Mass-goers applaud priests -- March 23, 2010

Bishop failed to contact gardai -- March 23, 2010

Catholic order still wants to run new schools -- March 23, 2010

Irish Times - Letter Page -- March 23, 2010

John Cooney: Papal letter has fanned flames of worldwide fury -- March 22, 2010

Bishop admits involvement in secrecy oath for abuse victims -- March 22, 2010

Victims' groups react angrily to Pope's letter -- March 22, 2010

Ex-orphanage resident heckles bishop during Mass -- March 22, 2010

Mass-goers get apology from bishop over priest's church theft -- March 22, 2010

Irish Times - Letters -- March 22, 2010

Alliance Press Release -- March 22, 2010

A Roman empire's sorrowful mysteries -- March 21, 2010

Timeline of the Irish church in disgrace -- March 21, 2010

Archbishop of Dublin's Reaction - Letter recognises 'suffering and betrayal' of survivors -- March 21, 2010

Pastoral letter of the Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI to the Catholics of Ireland -- March 21, 2010

Letter falls short of victims' expectations -- March 21, 2010

Brady won't be removed by hierarchy outsiders -- March 21, 2010

The PEOPLE's RESPONSE -- March 21, 2010

Address of Cardinal Seán Brady -- March 20, 2010

Pope to address Ireland in first letter on child abuse -- March 20, 2010

Politicians share blame for turning blind eye to abuse -- March 20, 2010

McKeown urges 'widespread' investigation into all claims -- March 20, 2010

Abuse audit may roll out or older bishops could resign en masse -- March 20, 2010

Church not the only creature in our fog of abusive past -- March 20, 2010

Pope's pastoral letter on child sex abuse to be published today -- March 20, 2010

Controversy over Smyth revelations - Irish Times Letters Page -- March 19, 2010

Pope to sign off on Irish letter -- March 19, 2010

The church should resist mood for a wider inquiry -- March 19, 2010

Derry Bishop in alleged secret abuse deal -- March 18, 2010

Church and State equally to blame -- March 18, 2010

Brady's plea signals his determination to stay -- March 18, 2010

Brady vows to ponder victims' views -- March 18, 2010

Wounded healer may be incapable of leading Church -- March 18, 2010

Kevin Myers: Ireland was a strange and demented place in 1975 -- March 18, 2010

Shamed' plea buys Brady more time to stay as leader -- March 18, 2010

Bishops say newspaper reported story in 1997 -- March 18, 2010

Survivors of abuse must be allowed speak freely -- March 18, 2010

Norbertines apologise for Smyth failures -- March 18, 2010

Brady 'ashamed' of personal failures -- March 17, 2010

Brady's defence for not acting is risible -- March 17, 2010

If Brady must resign, then so should many lay people -- March 17, 2010

Priest who blew whistle on Smyth estranged from order -- March 17, 2010

Cardinal must answer series of key questions -- March 16, 2010

Bishops were not obliged to tell gardai of abuse -- March 16, 2010

No more pathetic excuses -- it's time to resign, Cardinal -- March 16, 2010

Club protecting monster went all the way to top -- March 16, 2010

Victims recall horror of abuse and call on prelate to resign his post -- March 16, 2010

Call for Cardinal Brady to step down over Brendan Smyth inquiry -- March 16, 2010

Bishops unaware cardinal held Smyth inquiry -- March 16, 2010

Path the cardinal must follow is clear -- March 15, 2010

Cardinal's sin is his Nuremberg Defence -- March 15, 2010

Brady didn't tell Pope of Smyth abuse case -- March 15, 2010

Cardinal says he will not resign over Smyth abuse case -- March 15, 2010

Statement from Cardinal's office -- March 14, 2010

Cardinal Brady is sued by victim of serial abuse priest -- March 14, 2010

Pope will struggle to survive abuse scandal -- March 13, 2010

Church treated unfairly by media? -- March 12, 2010

Bishop: 95pc of abuse outside Church -- March 11, 2010

Bishop says media 'unfair and unjust' -- March 11, 2010

Abuse of children a worldwide issue? -- March 10, 2010

Church to carry out audit of clerical abuse claims -- March 10, 2010

Priest abuser left trail of destruction and suicides -- March 9, 2010

He started to prey on children before his ordination -- March 9, 2010

Bishops won't reform until faithful withhold donations -- March 8, 2010

Bishop of Ferns's call for assistance -- March 8, 2010

Church and State colluded in this abuse-ridden society -- March 6, 2010

Bishop of Ferns's call for assistance -- March 6, 2010

Priest gets suspended sexual assault sentence -- March 5, 2010

Bishop of Ferns's call for assistance -- March 5, 2010

Catholic group warns: Let Church fall rather than pay abuse cash -- March 4, 2010

Ferns' plea for abuse money left me shaking with rage -- March 3, 2010

A very bad day for the bishop -- March 3, 2010

Compensation for child abuse -- March 3, 2010

Second bishop backs plan for parishioners to pay abuse bill -- March 3, 2010

Bishop may seek parishioners' funds -- March 3, 2010

Redress for years of cruelty -- February 26, 2010

Abused should get to meet Pope -- February 25, 2010

Victims of abuse milk the system -- February 24, 2010

Victims expected too much from Pope's summit, bishop claims -- February 24, 2010

Six reasons why I want to be excommunicated -- February 23, 2010

Prelate regrets lay absence in abuse response -- February 23, 2010

March on Rome shows how out of touch the bishops are -- February 22, 2010

We must repent for 'terrible facts' says prelate -- February 22, 2010

Bishop of Kildare likely to step down at Easter -- February 21, 2010

Bishops expressed victims' pain - Treanor -- February 21, 2010

Resignation of bishops will not solve anything -- February 21, 2010

There was no apology to the survivors, nor to the Irish State for years of delay and denial -- February 20, 2010

Vatican calls for higher training standards -- February 20, 2010

Victims claim Martin 'had wings clipped' in Rome -- February 20, 2010

Bishops invite Pope to visit for 2012 Congress -- February 20, 2010

Reporting allegations of child abuse -- February 20, 2010

Vatican's textbook case of how not to manage news -- February 20, 2010

Window-dressing of papal meeting a PR catastrophe -- February 19, 2010

Hierarchy's report to Pontiff on abuse is kept secret -- February 19, 2010

Clerical sex abuse survivors to review Rome meeting with archbishop today -- February 19, 2010

John Cooney: Martin should have spoken to victims sooner -- February 18, 2010

Under-fire Drennan defiant on return from Vatican -- February 18, 2010

'I hoped to hear contrition, but there was nothing' -- February 18, 2010

Bishops' meeting with Pope -- February 18, 2010

Dismay in Vatican at negative Irish response to 'historic' meeting -- February 18, 2010

Cardinal denies Martin's early return is sign of Church disunity -- February 17, 2010

victims disappointed at outcome of talks -- February 17, 2010

Brady: Sex abuse crisis not limited to our Church -- February 17, 2010

Pope admits trust breakdown but no abuse apology -- February 17, 2010

Irish Times Letters Page -- February 17, 2010

The bishops in the Vatican -- February 17, 2010

PAPAL WHITEWASH -- February 17, 2010

John Cooney: Vatican has helped to spawn global scourge of sex abuse -- February 17, 2010

Pope has 'washed hands' of our abuse: victims -- February 17, 2010

Pope hopes meeting will unify church in efforts to heal abused -- February 17, 2010

Pope says paedophilia 'a grave sin which offends God' -- February 16, 2010

Nine vacancies offer chance to revive Church -- February 16, 2010

Clergy 'must admit blame for abominable acts of abuse' -- February 16, 2010

Decision of papal nuncio not to attend Dáil committee 'scandalous' -- February 16, 2010

Cardinal tells bishops only humility will renew church -- February 16, 2010

Princes of the Church left to wait for Vatican endgame -- February 15, 2010

Victims of abuse warn clergymen to 'get act together' -- February 15, 2010

Bishops' meeting with Pope -- February 15, 2010

The bishops go to Rome -- February 15, 2010

Santa Marta: Bishops to stay far from prying media -- February 15, 2010

Redemptorist 'glad' Drennan did not resign due to report -- February 15, 2010

Clergy conscious of 'call' to repent -- February 15, 2010

Cardinal Brady urges 'renewal' as Irish bishops meet pope -- February 15, 2010

Survivors appeal to pope for firm action -- February 15, 2010

Vactican meetings are 'not just a cosmetic excercise' -- February 14, 2010

Colum Kenny: Pope's meeting just perpetuates the scandal -- February 14, 2010

Martin to present Pope with victims' demands -- February 13, 2010

Irish bishops travel to Rome for unprecedented abuse review -- February 13, 2010

Mr Myers is off beam on church -- February 12, 2010

Time to commend Pope for response to abuse -- February 12, 2010

Bishops can take a tip from US experience -- February 12, 2010

Reform Church or lose authority -- February 11, 2010

Bishop stays silent on future ahead of key Vatican summit -- February 11, 2010

Bishops' meeting with Pope -- February 11, 2010

Quitting bishop to meet Pope in Rome over abuse scandal -- February 10, 2010

Bishops' meeting with Pope -- February 10, 2010

Abuse victims appeal to Pope -- February 9, 2010

Pope urged to force bishops to quit over abuse 'cover-up' -- February 9, 2010

Victims ask Pope for €1bn -- February 9, 2010

Bishops meet victims ahead of 'mini-synod' -- February 9, 2010

Named and shamed: US group exposes Irish sex abuse priests -- February 7, 2010

Priests: Martin is source of division -- February 5, 2010

Vatican concern over signs of divided hierarchy -- February 5, 2010

Irate priests critical of Archbishop Martin -- February 5, 2010

Jailed paedophile priest: it was an altar boy thing -- February 3, 2010

Court hears man tried to 'shake priest down' -- February 3, 2010

Priest attacks prelate for accepting abuse report -- February 2, 2010

Brendan Smyth victim battles with US church -- January 31, 2010

Bishops to meet survivors -- January 30, 2010

Clergy exposed in Murphy 'must take responsibility' -- January 30, 2010

Seventy Irish priests working in US accused of sexual abuse -- January 29, 2010

Bishops talking to abuse survivors ahead of papal meeting, says cardinal -- January 29, 2010

Cardinal defends right of church to have role in State schools -- January 29, 2010

Bishop O'Mahony accused of questioning validity of Murphy report -- January 29, 2010

Archbishop Martin criticised for failure to support priests -- January 28, 2010

Bishops use 'bunker talks' to devise deeply flawed strategy -- January 25, 2010

The damage to Catholic Church -- January 25, 2010

74% think church did not react properly to report -- January 25, 2010

Catholic Church 'should give up control of primary schools' -- January 25, 2010

Pope must answer people without any reservations -- January 24, 2010

Bishop dismisses abuse cover-up claims -- January 23, 2010

Bishops to consult with laity over abuse scandal fallout -- January 23, 2010

I thought of quitting church role for love, admits bishop -- January 22, 2010

Pope summons all bishops to meeting on church scandal -- January 20, 2010

Priest 'made girl say 10 Hail Marys after assault' -- January 20, 2010

Madden's move from church -- January 20, 2010

Bishops to hold egm on Friday ahead of pope's pastoral letter to faithful -- January 20, 2010

Pope summons Irish bishops -- January 20, 2010

Bishops summoned to meet Pope to discuss abuse report fallout -- January 20, 2010

Martin respects Madden's decision -- January 18, 2010

Child protection board chief 'encouraged' by church action -- January 18, 2010

Madden leaves Church over failure of bishops to resign -- January 18, 2010

President tells envoys child abuse affects us all -- January 16, 2010

Defiant bishop focuses on protecting children -- January 15, 2010

Irish clerical abuse not typical of church, says Vatican prefect -- January 14, 2010

Nuns concerned over future of site -- January 11, 2010

Bishop criticised for failing to answer victims -- January 9, 2010

Tackling the culture of abuse -- January 8, 2010

Bishop refuses to clarify his response to 'Irish Times' -- January 8, 2010

Irish Catholicism at 'defining moment' -- January 6, 2010

Archdiocese ignored canon and state law -- January 5, 2010

Clerical child abuse report -- January 5, 2010

What next for the priesthood? -- January 5, 2010

Survival, not compassion, is priority for Church -- January 4, 2010

Drennan statement will put more pressure on Cardinal Connell -- January 4, 2010

Bishop of Killaloe urges Cardinal Connell to issue statement on Murphy report -- January 4, 2010

'I was not aware of allegations of abuse -- January 3, 2010

Laity can show the way forward -- January 3, 2010

The culture of deference has been our national disease -- December 27, 2009

The bishops' pathological addictions won't save them -- December 24, 2009

Resignation letter 'a step forward', -- December 24, 2009

People facing many difficulties, says Brady -- December 24, 2009

Irish church does not feature in papal address -- December 24, 2009

Pressure on three bishops as Moriarty offers resignation -- December 24, 2009

Bishop Moriarty to announce resignation -- December 23, 2009

Cardinal's agony for victims of abuse -- December 23, 2009

Second bishop to step down over abuse cover-ups -- December 23, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report -- December 22, 2009

Resignations and the bishops -- December 21, 2009

Dublin sex abuse victim calls on bishops to resign -- December 21, 2009

Church at a crossroads - Letters Page Sunday Business Post -- December 20, 2009

Vatican guilty of unholy compassion for paedophiles -- December 20, 2009

State seeks review into sex abuse in all dioceses -- December 20, 2009

WHAT SICK HORRORS ARE YET TO UNFOLD? -- December 20, 2009

Fr. Sean Sheehy withdraws from Castlegregory -- December 20, 2009

Martin to make Vatican plea if bishops don't go -- December 20, 2009

Quit now or be fired: final ultimatum to prelates -- December 19, 2009

My integrity questioned by Martin's call, says bishop -- December 19, 2009

'I had never even heard of the concept of mental reservation' -- December 19, 2009

Letters Page - Irish Times -- December 19, 2009

Bishop of Galway not planning to resign -- December 18, 2009

More prelates must go to restore trust in Church -- December 18, 2009

John Cooney: Bishop's long farewell only deepens public's alienation -- December 18, 2009

Letters Page - Irish Times -- December 18, 2009

Timely history of how borstal boy ended up getting 'Letterfrack treatment' -- December 18, 2009

Bishop Murray's resignation -- December 18, 2009

'WE MUST REFORM' -- December 18, 2009

Two more bishops named in report may resign -- December 18, 2009

Still far from accepting personal responsibility -- December 18, 2009

Pope accepts Bishop of Limerick's resignation -- December 17, 2009

Victim became suicidal over sex assaults in church sacristy -- December 17, 2009

Church didn't protect children -- top bishops -- December 17, 2009

Four more will resign as Bishop Murray steps down -- December 17, 2009

Bishop Murray resignation to be announced -- December 17, 2009

Victim's brother goes on 7-day fast to protest inaction -- December 17, 2009

Time for Cardinal Connell to do penance for his sins -- December 16, 2009

Cardinal trying to get away scot-free, says victim -- December 16, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report -- December 16, 2009

Priests' group's first meeting since report -- December 16, 2009

Church will continue to decline while it is run by 'Wal-Mart bishops' -- December 16, 2009

Church trial of 'abuse cleric' stalled ahead of new report -- December 15, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report -- December 15, 2009

Most priest abusers had free rein in schools -- December 15, 2009

Priests accuse church of bad, dishonest leadership -- December 15, 2009

Vatican response falls short -- December 14, 2009

Priest's appeal in rape case dismissed -- December 14, 2009

Clerical abuse report - Letters Page Irish Times -- December 14, 2009

Scandals could undermine the church's foundations -- December 14, 2009

Withhold church donations, says US clerical abuse survivor -- December 14, 2009

Five prelates who are still in the line of fire -- December 14, 2009

Pope will consider documents as Murray awaits fate -- December 14, 2009

Pope as guilty as bishops, say abuse groups -- December 13, 2009

Bishop under fire -- December 13, 2009

Church needs a change of mentality to truly reform -- December 13, 2009

He was our priest. I was a schoolgirl' -- December 13, 2009

Bishops to quit as Vatican ups the pressure -- December 13, 2009

A united front cannot conceal the divisions -- December 12, 2009

Bishops to quit as Vatican ups the pressure -- December 12, 2009

Irish Times - Letters Page -- December 12, 2009

Delay in dealing with child abuser needs to be explained by Bishop Walsh -- December 12, 2009

Bishops meet groups over Magdalenes -- December 12, 2009

Vatican signals Irish church faces major overhaul -- December 12, 2009

Liberal Church wouldn't handle abuse differently -- December 11, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report -- December 11, 2009

Pope 'shares outrage and shame' at Murphy report -- December 11, 2009

Senior Irish clerics to meet with Pope -- December 10, 2009

Under-fire bishop claims he did 'no wrong' -- December 10, 2009

Powerful Vatican body considers the Murray case -- December 10, 2009

Letters Page - Irish Times -- December 10, 2009

'If I had done any wrong I'd be gone' - Dr Walsh -- December 10, 2009

Bishops shamed by scale and depravity of child sex abuse -- December 10, 2009

Letters Page- Irish Times -- December 9, 2009

Time for the faithful to choose our own bishops -- December 9, 2009

The Catholic Hierarchy gathers -- December 9, 2009

Fallout from child abuse report to dominate meeting of bishops -- December 9, 2009

Agents of foreign state should not control our schools -- December 8, 2009

Vatican 'dismayed' at Murphy report findings -- December 8, 2009

Retribution must also have its limits -- December 8, 2009

Papal nuncio: Pope will respond to Murphy report -- December 8, 2009

Others turned a blind eye, too -- December 8, 2009

Bishop Murray: Pastor, author and intellectual -- December 8, 2009

Pope orders leaders to Rome for crisis meeting -- December 8, 2009

All church leaders share in collective failure -- December 8, 2009

People betrayed by 'medieval' church -- December 8, 2009

End old boys' club, says priest who highlighted abuse in 1993 -- December 8, 2009

More than one bishop may offer resignation -- December 8, 2009

Off Message -- December 7, 2009

Bishops face moment of truth to rescue Church -- December 7, 2009

Church abuse report: Serial sex abusers go into hiding -- December 7, 2009

Rome must clear any resignation -- December 7, 2009

Cardinal Brady turns up heat on 10 prelates singled out by report -- December 7, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report - Letters Page Irish Times -- December 7, 2009

Jail is penalty for concealing child sex abuse -- December 7, 2009

Vatican cannot escape blaim in abuse scandal -- December 7, 2009

Open letter to nuncio calls on pope to remove bishops -- December 7, 2009

Bishop's Defence: Parishioners Speak Out -- December 7, 2009

Limerick bishop expected to resign -- December 7, 2009

Dr Martin must demand resignation of bishops -- December 6, 2009

Brady urges accountability over child abuse report -- December 5, 2009

Old Ireland wants to believe the Vatican is behaving well . . . New Ireland can't believe its ears -- December 5, 2009

Letters Page- Irish Times -- December 5, 2009

Bishops must end secrecy on child sex abuse -- December 5, 2009

Pope to get open letter on failings of bishops -- December 5, 2009

Martin requests meeting with Pope's representative -- December 4, 2009

Resignations 'needed for good of the Church' -- December 4, 2009

Letters page- Irish Times -- December 4, 2009

Prelate's position as chairman of maternity hospital queried -- December 4, 2009

President praises those who took on authority -- December 4, 2009

Every auxiliary bishop had some knowledge of crimes -- December 4, 2009

Martin demands answers 'to satisfy congregations' -- December 2, 2009

An abysmal abdication of responsibility -- December 1, 2009

The Vatican has shunned us, so why not downgrade the Papal Nuncio? -- December 1, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report- Irish Times -- December 1, 2009

'Scapegoating' of bishop will not help healing process -- December 1, 2009

The bishops close ranks -- December 1, 2009

Pressure mounts on Murray to resign despite letter of support from local group -- December 1, 2009

Papal envoy denies he showed contempt for inquiry -- December 1, 2009

Go now, bishop, before Vatican sends you a P45 -- December 1, 2009

Our mob-law cowardice is to blame for legacy of abuse -- December 1, 2009

Abuse report: Cover-up clerics likely to get off the hook -- December 1, 2009

Bishop: Murphy report findings 'misread' -- November 30, 2009

International help needed to speed Church clean-up -- November 30, 2009

Connell must come clean without any 'reservation' -- November 30, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report -- November 30, 2009

Day of sorrow and shame as facts sink in for faithful -- November 30, 2009

Sunday Business Post- Letters Page -- November 29, 2009

The true enemies of the Church -- November 29, 2009

New laws on child abuse needed now -- November 29, 2009

The lies that Connell claims he never told -- November 29, 2009

Apologies are no longer sufficient -- November 29, 2009

Priests 'horrified' by Murphy report findings -- November 29, 2009

Martin: Is there a paedophile ring? -- November 29, 2009

We can't shut the Church down, so what do we do? -- November 29, 2009

'It's hard to know if Church can survive' -- November 29, 2009

The Abuse Report -- November 29, 2009

Abuse report ignores failure of State to stop the horrors -- November 28, 2009

Paedophile paid from fund for poor after jail release -- November 28, 2009

Inquiry uncovers 80 new cases of abuse -- November 28, 2009

Response to clerical child abuse report- Irish Times -- November 28, 2009

'Mental reservation' and the church's version of truth -- November 28, 2009

'We were baring our souls to them in confession. I am very angry about it' -- November 28, 2009

Archdiocese financially helping many of report's abusive priests -- November 28, 2009

Pressure mounts on bishops named in abuse report to resign -- November 28, 2009

Gardaí to examine abuse report findings -- November 27, 2009

Bishops lied and covered up -- November 27, 2009

Martin asks named clergy to consider positions -- November 27, 2009

Only victims' voices ring true on their day of vindication -- November 27, 2009

Abuse leaves indelible stain worse than the Inquisition -- November 27, 2009

'All I got was lies and deceit, I was bullied and threatened' -- November 27, 2009

Church admits it 'stole childhoods of hundreds' -- November 27, 2009

Deliberate policy of ensuring knowledge of abuse restricted -- November 27, 2009

Failure to admit liability in civil cases 'added to victims' hurt' -- November 27, 2009

Family had to move to get away from priest -- November 27, 2009

Church 'routinely covered up' child sexual abuse for 30 years -- November 27, 2009

Cover up of abuse -- November 27, 2009

Commission finds Church covered up child sex abuse -- November 26, 2009

Church used 'don't tell' approach -- November 26, 2009

Commission finds Church covered up child sex abuse -- November 26, 2009

Church covered up child sex abuse - State facilitated cover-up -- November 26, 2009

Archbishop warns report 'will shock us all' -- November 26, 2009

Dublin child-abuse report due for publication -- November 26, 2009

Value of assets held by other orders unclear -- November 25, 2009

Bishop to defrock priest who filmed abuse of boy -- November 25, 2009

Vatican will not accept liability for payout costs -- November 25, 2009

Probe may partly restore Cardinal's reputation -- November 24, 2009

Church's bill to hit €20m after latest sex claims -- November 24, 2009

Priest gets five years' jail for abuse of boy -- November 24, 2009

Archbishops put church honour before children -- November 23, 2009

The devil is in the detail of this depraved vision of hell -- November 23, 2009

Cardinal Connell's actions were just 'too little, too late' -- November 23, 2009

Little children were neglected to uphold the Church's name -- November 23, 2009

Paedophile priests can't be named and shamed -- November 23, 2009

Lay trusts part of 'flourishing' church -- November 23, 2009

Report on clerical child abuse claims in archdiocese to be published this week -- November 23, 2009

Archbishops' cover-up of child sex abuse revealed -- November 22, 2009

Censored sex abuse report to be published -- November 20, 2009

Church cheers as priest admits that he's in love -- November 17, 2009

Church 'must repent for abuse' as priest numbers fall -- November 15, 2009

Bishop questions ban on women priests -- November 14, 2009

Do not replace church as oppressor, bishop tells media -- November 14, 2009

Agency criticises delay in abuse report -- November 14, 2009

The Church must bow down to law of the land -- October 25, 2009

Catholic Church praised for its progress on child protection -- October 24, 2009

Abuse victim will welcome report after 24-year battle -- October 19, 2009

Abuse report to highlight tawdry saga of cover-ups -- October 17, 2009

Women Claim Clerical Sex Abuse [Cloyne] -- October 17, 2009

Dublin abuse report can be published -- October 15, 2009

Ruling on abuse report due -- October 15, 2009

Church considers bigger awards for abuse victims -- October 8, 2009

Church may increase compensation for abuse victims -- October 7, 2009

Investigation into child abuse allegations -- October 4, 2009

Nuns have 'No Concerns' over Sex Offender in care village -- September 4, 2009

"A wholly inadequate response to the Ryan Report" -- August 24, 2009

Cardinal's plea for healing -- August 19, 2009

Deafening silence over deaths of Irish babies -- August 4, 2009

A cop, a priest and a campaign of vilification -- August 3, 2009

Ahern refers abuse report to High Court over conviction fears -- August 1, 2009

Abuse report referred to court -- July 31, 2009

Publishing abuse report is crucial for victims -- July 27, 2009

Pilgrims told Church must repent over abuse -- July 27, 2009

What Turns Our Catholic Priests Into Monsters -- July 26, 2009

Suspect priests were shielded, report reveals -- July 26, 2009

Religious orders miss deadline to submit financial statements -- July 25, 2009

Abuse only matters when it's the Church -- July 24, 2009

Gardai to probe 100 new cases of abuse -- July 22, 2009

Report identifies 450 victims of abuse -- July 21, 2009

Compassionate face of an arrogant Catholic Church -- July 19, 2009

Cardinal refuses role for bishops in talks on new payout deal -- July 12, 2009

Catholic clergy braced for fallout from abuse report -- July 12, 2009

Bishop agrees to revisit Ossory abuse claims -- July 12, 2009

Government may not name abusing priests -- July 1, 2009

Religious orders betrayed themselves -- July 1, 2009

Criticism of religious orders -- June 30, 2009

Dublin inquiry into how 19 senior clergy handled sex claims -- June 30, 2009

After Ryan, one of the more disturbing by-products is that Religious have been made scapegoats -- June 19, 2009

Response to report on child abuse -- June 19, 2009

Pope deplores 'acts of infidelity' by priests -- June 19, 2009

Labour Bill to seek redress for excluded abuse victims -- June 19, 2009

Learning to look out for the pooka in clerical clothing -- June 19, 2009

Martin reveals personal disgust at abuse -- June 16, 2009

Priest's timing unfortunate -- June 15, 2009

Priest's remark on Daingean angers parishioners -- June 15, 2009

Legal fees to account for €400m of €1.4bn child abuse bill -- June 13, 2009

On the Ryan report -- June 11, 2009

Church will not attend redress talks -- June 10, 2009

Archbishop defends abuse inaction -- June 8, 2009

Abuse report no surprise to Pope -- June 8, 2009

Pope shares public's outrage over abuse, bishops will hear -- June 8, 2009

Church must pay for ruined childhoods -- June 7, 2009

Religious orders should pay the price of abuse by handing over their hospitals -- June 7, 2009

Bishops gave editor sack over articles on sex abuse -- June 7, 2009

Pope 'very distressed' at Ryan briefing by top Irish clerics -- June 6, 2009

Church leaders meet Pope as abuse report rocks Vatican -- June 6, 2009

Crisis now poses major challenge to Benedict -- June 6, 2009

Limerick brother due in court on sex abuse charges -- June 5, 2009

Congregations: statement -- June 5, 2009

Arrogant demand for control has not changed -- May 27, 2009

Pressure grows to reopen abuse deal -- May 25, 2009

Archbishop calls for 'new gesture' from orders behind child abuse -- May 25, 2009

Church a 'disgrace', says anxious priest -- May 24, 2009

Catholic Church's grip still vice-like -- May 24, 2009

Martin rebukes bishop over child abuse gaffe -- May 22, 2009

Church abuse inquiry findings due -- May 17, 2009

56 Allegations Of Clerical Child Abuse In 2008 -- May 10, 2009

Death of Sister John Scully -- May 1, 2009

Death of Sister John Scully -- May 1, 2009

Retired priest in Cloyne diocese interviewed over alleged abuse -- April 10, 2009

Archbishop says abuse report 'will shock us all' -- April 9, 2009

Treatment of former nuns -- April 8, 2009

Church criticised over treatment of former nuns -- April 8, 2009

THE POPE, HARVARD STUDENTS AND AIDS -- March 31, 2009

Harvard Director Backs Pope On Condoms -- March 31, 2009

Model son of scandal priest makes catwalk debut -- March 26, 2009

Former Marist Brother charged with indecent assault of six pupils -- March 24, 2009

Sick of hateful attacks on faith -- March 22, 2009

Priest gets suspended term for sex assaults on students -- March 20, 2009

Condoms aggravate AIDS crisis, claims Pope -- March 18, 2009

Children must be protected from the will of a conspiring Church -- March 15, 2009

Pope will rule today on bishops' child protection plans -- March 15, 2009

More to do with Bishop Magee -- March 10, 2009

Cloyne solution was vital to rescue Church's credibility -- March 9, 2009

How Bishop Magee was persuaded to step aside -- March 9, 2009

He's still coming out of this squeaky clean, says complainant -- March 9, 2009

Catholics have lost confidence, says archbishop -- March 9, 2009

Cloyne saga began with complaint to One in Four -- March 9, 2009

Bishop's resignation welcomed inside and outside Church -- March 9, 2009

Bishop steps down after accusations of child abuse inaction -- March 8, 2009

Embattled bishop hands over control of diocese -- March 8, 2009

STATEMENT FROM CLOYNE DIOCESAN CENTRE -- March 7, 2009

'Paperwork' will see Cloyne bishop miss confirmations -- March 7, 2009

Vatican can be sued over alleged abuse -- March 6, 2009

Church's new child safety guidelines challenged -- March 4, 2009

We must break free of Church -- March 2, 2009

Church gave up land worth €28m for abuse compo -- February 27, 2009

Only 3pc of primary schools are owned by State -- February 27, 2009

Our society has been left with no moral compass -- February 27, 2009

Priest fails to have conviction for raping schoolgirl overturned -- February 27, 2009

Time for Church to settle its bill -- February 26, 2009

Archbishop hails guidelines for clerical abuse database -- February 25, 2009

Priest guilty of sex attack -- February 25, 2009

Christian Brother to be sentenced over sex abuse -- February 24, 2009

Church 'has responsibility' to pass on child-protection concerns -- February 24, 2009

CANADIAN "PAEDOPHILE RING": Silence Is Deafening -- February 21, 2009

CANADIAN "PAEDOPHILE RING": No Bang For Inquiry Buck -- February 21, 2009

Cloyne victims question priest's supervision -- February 21, 2009

MOUNT CASHEL ORPHANAGE -- February 20, 2009

Indian nun lifts lid on exploitation and 'torture' in convents -- February 20, 2009

Indian nun lifts lid on exploitation and 'torture' in convents -- February 20, 2009

Bishop Magee's refusal to resign -- February 13, 2009

Sex abuse action against Christian Brother settled -- February 7, 2009

Priests in diocese of Ferns agree to be vetted by Gardaí -- February 7, 2009

Bishop Magee's refusal to resign over Cloyne scandal -- February 6, 2009

Call to end bishops' discretion in sex cases -- January 26, 2009

Sex abuse inquiry finds evidence of repeat offences -- January 25, 2009

Bishops seem content to hide behind their lawyers -- January 25, 2009

Cardinal must put children first -- January 24, 2009

Senior clergy fail to agree at emergency abuse summit -- January 24, 2009

All bishops commit to new rules on child safety -- January 24, 2009

Bishops' statement highlights reservations of Archbishop Martin -- January 24, 2009

Bishops to hold crisis meeting on child abuse -- January 23, 2009

Church holds crisis meeting over Cloyne -- January 23, 2009

Church so wrong on Bishop Magee -- January 20, 2009

Minister urges bishop on report -- January 20, 2009

Tabernacle In Hospice Room Removed Over Faith Concerns -- January 18, 2009

An Open Letter -- January 18, 2009

Church may be indemnified against abuse legal action -- January 18, 2009

Abuse scandal still obscures the light -- January 18, 2009

National Board for Safeguarding Children -- January 17, 2009

'The Cloyne debacle is a dirty story and Cardinal Brady's intervention only muddies the waters more' -- January 17, 2009

Bishops have again deserted their flock -- January 17, 2009

Ex-Cloyne priest is 'dismayed' at support for Magee -- January 16, 2009

Alleged victim criticises cardinal -- January 16, 2009

Catholic Church and child abuse -- January 15, 2009

Bishop's resignation would benefit child protection - C of I -- January 15, 2009

Priest appeals to papal nuncio for bishop's removal -- January 15, 2009

AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC LEADER ARRESTED FOR CHILD ABUSE - WAS NOT IN COUNTRY AT TIME! -- January 14, 2009

Cardinal: Magee should not resign -- January 14, 2009

Cardinal backs his bishop -- January 14, 2009

Victims furious as Cardinal urges Cloyne bishop to stay -- January 14, 2009

Cardinal thanks faithful for support in difficult years -- January 14, 2009

We can no longer tolerate the clergy's intransigence -- January 12, 2009

Child abuse 'wasn't a priority' -- January 12, 2009

Priest In Boston Clergy Scandal Denied New Trial -- January 11, 2009

Bishop of Cloyne 'co-operating' with NBSC -- January 11, 2009

If bishop won't go, then fire him -- January 11, 2009

Bishop must not become fall-guy for lax politicians -- January 11, 2009

The actions of the bishops are an absolute disgrace -- January 11, 2009

Father claims Cloyne priest has access to children -- January 10, 2009

Bishop clings to post as fresh abuse inquiry offers reprieve -- January 9, 2009

Culture of denial lives on -- January 8, 2009

Dublin Archdiocese Commission: its role -- January 8, 2009

Bishop Magee must depart to repair the 'deficit of trust' -- January 8, 2009

Ten fresh sex abuse claims are uncovered in diocese -- January 8, 2009

Many questions still unanswered following probe -- January 8, 2009

Civil suits could leave Church with massive bill -- January 8, 2009

Reports on child protection published -- January 7, 2009

Archbishop's show of appreciation increases pressure on Magee to resign -- January 7, 2009

Single abuse complaint prompted HSE's probe -- January 7, 2009

Catholic bishops and child abuse -- January 7, 2009

HSE exempted Dublin archdiocese from full disclosure of abuse -- January 7, 2009

One in Four says diocesan group's letter contemptible -- January 7, 2009

Andrews may refer Cloyne to abuse inquiry -- January 7, 2009

It's at least eight years too late for Bishop Magee to set things right -- January 6, 2009

Letter warned of 'defamatory' attributions in abuse report -- January 6, 2009

Child report dismissed by diocese committee -- January 6, 2009

Army of supporters to join priest on final leg of 'atonement' walk -- January 6, 2009

Failure to protect children a tragic legacy -- January 6, 2009

A priest who walks tall while the bishop lies low -- January 5, 2009

Bishop Magee has lost the moral authority to remain in office -- January 5, 2009

People will be shocked by sex abuse report, says archbishop -- January 5, 2009

Cloyne scandal could scupper papal visit plan -- January 5, 2009

Bishops refused to give abuse case details -- January 4, 2009

Cardinal Brady breaks his silence on Cloyne -- January 3, 2009

Voice of Pope behind a forceful intervention by Cardinal Brady -- January 3, 2009

Statement by Cardinal Seán Brady -- January 2, 2009

Archbishop apologises for church failings -- January 2, 2009

FALSE ALLEGATIONS: PAT RABBITTE AND CARDINAL CATHAL DALY -- January 1, 2009

Exposure of abuse gives courage to other victims -- January 1, 2009

Church, State and child abuse -- December 31, 2008

Diocese of Cloyne wanted to see State documents -- December 31, 2008

Supporters join priest on long walk of atonement -- December 31, 2008

Priest in child abuse protest urges bishop to step down -- December 30, 2008

Bishop silent as protest takes to the roads -- December 30, 2008

Rape crisis centre calls for bishop's resignation -- December 29, 2008

Catholic body sought unconditional indemnity over Cloyne abuse report -- December 29, 2008

Fr Mernagh will walk for nine days. Long march: Cobh to Dublin -- December 29, 2008

Pressure grows on Church for audit of child protection -- December 29, 2008

Bishop still fighting abuse cases despite 'admission' -- December 28, 2008

Removed from reality -- December 28, 2008

Bishop defies resignation calls for child 'errors' -- December 28, 2008

Bishop takes blame for abuse 'mistakes' -- December 27, 2008

Suspicions inevitable after church's record on Cloyne -- December 27, 2008

Bishop Magee admits 'errors' on handling of abuse claims -- December 27, 2008

Church, State and child abuse -- December 24, 2008

Church's reputation set back years by Cloyne -- December 24, 2008

Archbishop rounds on HSE and Government -- December 24, 2008

Clerical sex abuse in diocese of Cloyne -- December 23, 2008

Renewed pressure on Magee to resign -- December 23, 2008

'Difference in understanding' may have delayed abuse report -- December 23, 2008

Ex-Cloyne priest joins calls for bishop to resign -- December 22, 2008

Church needs to learn from its past mistakes -- December 22, 2008

Lay group calls on bishop to resign -- December 22, 2008

Child protection procedures 'robust': Min -- December 20, 2008

BISHOP OF CLOYNE: DPP Was Sent 4 Files On Priests But No Charges Brought -- December 20, 2008

Church 'cannot be trusted' with the safety of children -- December 20, 2008

Diocese failed to act properly on sex abuse allegations -- December 20, 2008

Bishop apologises after abuse report highlights diocese failings -- December 20, 2008

Cloyne report may go to archdiocese -- December 19, 2008

Catholic Bishops Offer Support After 'Direct' Targeting of Mormons In Prop. 8 Battle -- November 28, 2008

"State May Ask Church for Cash Payment Of €32m -- November 13, 2008

Religious orders not to add to compensation deal -- November 13, 2008

Priests abused up to 400 children in Dublin diocese -- November 8, 2008

"Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests" (SNAP) and "One in Four" -- November 5, 2008

Reward for finding sex abuse priest -- October 27, 2008

Church still owes abuse payments -- October 26, 2008

COLM O'GORMAN AND DUBLIN ARCHDIOCESE ABUSE PROBE -- October 6, 2008

Ex-Cop Free After Being Jailed For Sex-Case Silence [Cornwall, Canada] -- October 4, 2008

Top court restores sexual assault finding against Oblate brother -- October 4, 2008

Facing Trial By The Media [Australia] -- September 29, 2008

Lawyer Claims 'Mass Hysteria' Has Surrounded Sex Abuse Case -- September 19, 2008

Sex Case 'Witch-Hunt' [Australia] -- September 19, 2008

St Stanislaus "Scandal": Accuser Has Own History Of Shame -- September 12, 2008

SEX ABUSE AT ST STANISLAUS? -- September 12, 2008

Opus Dei's parish in Dublin -- August 30, 2008

Controversial group 'simply doing work of God' -- August 30, 2008

The Bishop and the Dancing Girls: Cornelius Lucey in Kenya -- August 17, 2008

BISHOP CORNELIUS LUCEY IN THE TURKANA DESERT -- August 4, 2008

Sr Mary Aikenhead -- July 31, 2008

Court hears of 'anticlerical' social worker at alleged abuse school -- July 26, 2008

'Hannibal' Priest Faces New Abuse Lawsuits [Oliver O'Grady] -- June 29, 2008

Catholic Communications Office: Press Release re Oliver O'Grady -- June 29, 2008

Church willing to hand over control of primary schools -- June 28, 2008

Premium Article ! Yorkshire Post, 21 June 2008. -- June 26, 2008

End of era for Christian Brothers -- June 19, 2008

DID CHURCHES COMMIT "CULTURAL GENOCIDE" IN CANADA? -- June 12, 2008

Hitler's Pope? Article by Sir Martin Gilbert -- June 10, 2008

Ferns priest accused of abusing children defrocked by Vatican -- June 10, 2008

PIUS XII AND THE NAZIS (as per the New York Times) -- June 5, 2008

INDIA: Hindu Radicals and Marxists Accuse Catholic Church of Murder and Rape -- May 26, 2008

INDIA: CATHOLIC RETREAT CENTRE ACCUSED OF MASS KILLINGS, RAPE etc -- May 23, 2008

"Bishops Insist That Catholic Schools Are Inclusive" -- May 18, 2008

72-year-old Catholic priest jailed for sex attacks on children -- May 13, 2008

MASS MURDER BY CATHOLIC CHURCH IN CANADA? -- May 11, 2008

CANADA 'GENOCIDE': Clergyman Makes Startling Claims of Residential School Abuse -- May 7, 2008

PROTEST AT VANCOUVER CATHEDRAL: STATEMENT BY SQUAMISH INDIAN NATION -- May 5, 2008

Catholic sex abuse - Talk is cheap -- April 21, 2008

The Pope's visit to the US -- April 21, 2008

Bishop responds to abuse query claims -- April 21, 2008

SISTERS OF MERCY - SECOND APOLOGY (2004) -- April 19, 2008

Cher Song Upsets Catholics, Calling Nuns 'Daughters Of Hell' -- April 19, 2008

Church owes State €36m in property -- April 18, 2008

More Catholic Schools Closing Across US -- April 13, 2008

Support for Church Role in Schools -- April 10, 2008

Priest tells parish he is taking legal advice on abuse book 'lies' -- April 7, 2008

Men in black will fight till end to control education -- March 30, 2008

Parents must be at centre of debate on religious teaching -- March 28, 2008

PRIESTS, CELIBACY AND THE CATHOLIC CHURCH -- March 19, 2008

A lesson in denial and disingenuousness -- March 18, 2008

CHURCH'S TREATMENT OF SEX-OFFENDING CLERGY -- March 17, 2008

Priests' forum mooted -- March 7, 2008

Casey suspension 'a disgrace' - priest -- March 7, 2008

PRIESTS, CELIBACY AND THE CHURCH -- March 7, 2008

Time to get the full picture on vocations -- February 29, 2008

Disgraced bishop to reinvent himself as a 'spiritual guru' -- February 22, 2008

Church crisis as number of priests to drop 66pc in 20 years -- February 21, 2008

Cleric wrote letter of support for sex offender -- February 18, 2008

Brain Is Not Only Organ With Which Poets Think -- February 17, 2008

Cardinal's 'martyrdom' may have a final twist -- February 12, 2008

Church hasn't learned a thing -- February 12, 2008

Connell withdraws bid to stop files examined -- February 11, 2008

How Cardinal became a magnet for controversy -- February 8, 2008

CARDINAL CONNELL WAS PREPARED TO GO TO JAIL -- February 8, 2008

'Irish Catholic' criticises Dr Martin -- February 7, 2008

Cardinal willing to go to jail rather than release files -- February 7, 2008

Church's actions are disturbing -- February 7, 2008

The Pope is right, all that matters is finding truth -- February 6, 2008

How bishops formed strategy to fight claims of child abuse -- February 6, 2008

Connell's actions drowning out words -- February 6, 2008

MADONNA HOUSE AND THE SISTERS OF CHARITY -- February 6, 2008

Division between Church's top men turns into a gaping chasm -- February 5, 2008

Archbishop pleads with Connell in row over abuse files -- February 5, 2008

Bishop Casey still in limbo -- February 4, 2008

Abuse files at centre of 2003 row -- February 3, 2008

Call to seize secret church abuse files -- February 3, 2008

Commission of inquiry into child abuse: the background -- February 2, 2008

Who now speaks for the Church? -- February 2, 2008

Sex abuse victims react angrily to legal move -- February 2, 2008

Cardinal is accused of abuse files cover-up -- February 1, 2008

Cardinal brings court challenge over documents -- February 1, 2008

DERMOT KEOGH ON SEX SCANDALS IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH -- January 30, 2008

CLERICAL TERRORS - REVIEW OF "JOHN CHARLES McQUAID, RULER OF CATHOLIC IRELAND" -- January 25, 2008

THE POET AND THE ARCHBISHOP -- January 23, 2008

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR PRIEST IS ACCUSED OF ABUSE -- January 21, 2008

Former brother admits abusing boy 20 or 30 times -- January 19, 2008

The Archbishop Who Feared He Might Not Go to Heaven -- January 17, 2008

Bishops are branded 'narcissistic sociopaths' -- January 17, 2008

Absolute Power? -- January 16, 2008

With this ring, I thee condemn -- January 14, 2008

Ireland 'left out' in atonement drive for sins of the Fathers -- January 14, 2008

DIOCESE CLEARS PRIEST IN SEXUAL ABUSE CASE (USA) -- January 3, 2008

JEAN BAUDRILLARD AND IRISH DECADENCE -- January 2, 2008

ANTI-CATHOLICISM AND CHILD ABUSE Extracts from website -- December 30, 2007

Church plea on child abuse -- December 27, 2007

Call for judicial inquiry into order's policy on sex abusers -- December 20, 2007

Priest gets four years for sexual abuse -- December 20, 2007

CHILD ABUSE, THE NAZIS AND THE CATHOLIC CHURCH -- November 25, 2007

Priest faces 40-year jail term for sex abuse -- November 24, 2007

Bishop apologies to Teesside paedophile priest victims -- November 12, 2007

Priests fear altar wine may put them over limit -- November 2, 2007

Priest says clerical sex abuse issue not over -- October 30, 2007

Priest is cleared of schoolgirl sex charges -- October 23, 2007

Brady says apology not adequate for abuse victims -- October 22, 2007

DUBLIN PRIEST DENIES US SEX ABUSE CLAIMS (Recovered Memory) -- October 21, 2007

Church's silence is thankfully broken -- October 21, 2007

FitzGerald says celibacy of bishops led to cover-ups -- October 20, 2007

Irish priest in US denies sex claims -- October 19, 2007

The Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, -- October 17, 2007

Bishops' reasoning is flawed -- October 10, 2007

Bishops: Lay people must be given more power -- October 8, 2007

Church wants compensation for handing over its schools -- October 3, 2007

THE FETHARD-ON-SEA BOYCOTT AND THE WORKERS PARTY (2) -- September 23, 2007

"A LOVE DIVIDED" - The Fethard-on-Sea Boycott and the Workers Party -- September 23, 2007

Why religious bias should not be one of the three Rs -- September 23, 2007

Priests' groupto be dissolved -- September 20, 2007

CALL FOR CHURCH TO GIVE UP RUNNING SCHOOLS -- September 20, 2007

Nun urges church to give up running schools -- September 19, 2007

Priest on leave after child sex abuse claims -- September 17, 2007

Catholic schools' policy defended -- September 15, 2007

Lot to learn from Boys Town ethos -- September 13, 2007

Sisters of Bethany's convent in Santa Barbara -- September 11, 2007

Dignity of this son is a lesson for all -- September 10, 2007

Showboating cleric was there when it mattered -- September 9, 2007

Cleary's holy show also a saving grace -- September 9, 2007

Flawed yes, but here was a priest who knew his job -- September 8, 2007

Sex, priests, and secret lives -- September 7, 2007

Artane bullies hid behind the Church -- August 31, 2007

Church?s fortune stance a bit rich -- August 31, 2007

?Some notes? by Jim Beresford -- August 22, 2007

Dishonesty on Artane abuse probe exposed ... eventually -- August 18, 2007

Church 'crisis' all just an evil plot -- August 15, 2007

Report vital if Church to be held accountable for actions -- August 11, 2007

CATHOLIC ABUSE CRISIS STARTS TO FADE - Forbes Magazine -- August 9, 2007

FRANK McCOURT AND ANGELA'S ASHES' -- August 9, 2007

Report faults the Church's 'misleading' abuse guide -- August 8, 2007

Bishop forgot child abuses -- August 2, 2007

Roman Catholic Church Records, etc -- August 1, 2007

Supreme Court blocks trial of ex-priest -- August 1, 2007

LOS ANGELES ARCHDIOCESE TO PAY $660 MILLION TO ALLEGED ABUSE VICTIMS -- July 31, 2007

Question is why report 'buried' when abused still need answers -- July 31, 2007

'Difficulties' with church's abuse guidelines noted -- July 20, 2007

May we refer to Rory Connors article -- July 18, 2007

LA Church 'in record abuse deal' -- July 18, 2007

Judge Approves LA Archdiocese Clergy Sex Abuse settlement -- July 17, 2007

Payout has huge implications for the O'Grady case -- July 16, 2007

Church set to pay millions to abuse victims -- July 16, 2007

COLM O'GORMAN: BBC Documentary on Clergy Sex Abuse -- July 11, 2007

Records show Vt. church knew of child sex abuse -- July 3, 2007

THE DEATH OF A LIBERAL UNIVERSITY; ANTIOCH COLLEGE, USA -- June 20, 2007

YOUNG PEOPLE AND THE CHURCH -- June 19, 2007

YOUNG PEOPLE AND THE CHURCH -- June 16, 2007

FERNS: FAMILY FORCED WITHDRAWAL OF COMPLAINT AGAINST PRIEST -- June 16, 2007

FERNS SEX ABUSE ACTION STRUCK OUT -- June 15, 2007

INNOCENT PRIEST VINDICATED -- June 15, 2007

Comiskey is 'more than happy' to testify on clerical abuse -- June 13, 2007

Church appoints child protection director -- June 1, 2007

Clerical sex abuse inquiry seeks remit extension -- May 30, 2007

Priest to be jailed for funding child rapist's grooming of 12-year-old girl -- May 26, 2007

Cleared priest may face abuse re-trial -- May 25, 2007

Clare bishop supports priest over 'breaches' -- May 24, 2007

Priest nearly 'died of fright' when told of assault claims -- May 23, 2007

Row in Italy over sex abuse documentary -- May 21, 2007

Probe into priest sex abuse claims -- May 18, 2007

Priest informed PSNI of abuse claims, court told -- May 18, 2007

Woman can sue bishop and diocese, court rules -- May 17, 2007

Diocesan sex trial hears of 'improper behaviour' -- May 16, 2007

NI priest faces sexual assault charge -- May 15, 2007

Altar boy 'abused by priest for five years' -- May 3, 2007

HAVING IT BOTH WAYS WITH CHURCH -- May 2, 2007

Comiskey to give evidence -- May 2, 2007

Former provincial of Oblates and reformatory manager -- April 22, 2007

THE SCANDAL THAT HAS NO NAME -- April 19, 2007

HAVING IT BOTH WAYS WITH CHURCH -- April 18, 2007

Church condemns bookie's plan as 'reprehensible' -- April 6, 2007

HAVING IT BOTH WAYS WITH CHURCH -- April 6, 2007

Churches should practise what they preach -- March 31, 2007

?Church Lands Fall Short on State Abuse Bill? -- March 21, 2007

Church lands fall short on state abuse bill -- March 18, 2007

Sex abuse bills leave diocese fearing a cash crisis -- March 16, 2007

Priest says Ireland now 'secularised, vulgarised' -- March 13, 2007

CATHOLICS AND DEGENERATES -- March 12, 2007

"THE DAWKINS DELUSION" AS SEEN BY A CATHOLIC ATHEIST -- March 11, 2007

If Bishops had been married -- March 10, 2007

RELIGION IS NOT CHILD ABUSE -- March 8, 2007

No right to preach at us -- March 1, 2007

PERVERT PRIEST BLASTS CHURCH (OLIVER O'GRADY) -- February 27, 2007

Ahern to launch talks between State and religious leaders -- February 26, 2007

Bishop calls for Cura abortion row to be settled -- February 26, 2007

GET REAL. -- February 12, 2007

Child protection board team named -- February 6, 2007

Suspended sentence for priest who molested two boys -- February 3, 2007

Priest splits from mother of his son -- January 29, 2007

ARCHBISHOP THOMAS MORRIS AND OLIVER O'GRADY -- January 16, 2007

SATANIC RITUAL ABUSE VS CLERGY ABUSE -- January 12, 2007

"SATANIC" CHILD ABUSE AND THE CATHOLIC CHURCH -- January 8, 2007

The Vatican goes Wilde -- January 5, 2007

Bishop 'did not know' of sex abuse claims -- January 5, 2007

Rwandan priest is jailed for his role in genocide -- December 14, 2006

Priest must pay ?10,000 to woman he 'harassed' -- December 13, 2006

Bishops not qualified to lecture on age of consent -- December 10, 2006

Bishops' belated concern only echoes every parent's worries -- December 9, 2006

Bishops warn of fall into 'moral chaos' -- December 8, 2006

Biggest US Catholic Diocese to pay $60m in abuse settlements -- December 2, 2006

Bishop's return angers families of abuse victims -- November 28, 2006

Sorting church/state relations -- November 17, 2006

Catholic Nun Sentenced -- November 11, 2006

Christian Brother thanked Burke over rezoning decision -- November 11, 2006

Bishop tells faithful his diocese is nearly broke -- November 10, 2006

Bishop?s school request shocks parents -- November 9, 2006

Business as usual at the old boys' club -- November 5, 2006

CATHOLIC CHURCH AND LIMBO -- November 2, 2006

Churchgoers should not have to pay for another layer of bureauracy -- November 1, 2006

Sex Abuse Suit against Vatican. -- October 30, 2006

Pope tells Bishops to follow new rules -- October 30, 2006

Most bishops showing little interest in healing wounds -- October 30, 2006

Bishops had 'open, encouraging meeting' on child sex abuse issue -- October 30, 2006

Church dig-out a slap in faces of abused -- October 29, 2006

Social issues remain top of agenda -- October 29, 2006

Crisis over collapse of religious practice -- October 29, 2006

The disgraceful deal with religious orders -- October 29, 2006

Pope visit to Ireland now unlikely -- October 29, 2006

Kennedy clan priest who faced blackmail ordeal still on leave -- October 29, 2006

Pope's pain doesn't wipe away Church's failure -- October 28, 2006

Pope will rule today on bishops' child protection plans -- October 28, 2006

Church abuse deal absurd -- October 28, 2006

Former Ferns administrator rejects criticism of pope's role -- October 28, 2006

Pope Benedict and Child Abuse -- October 27, 2006

Plea for State to stop pursuing her for ?500,000 legal costs -- October 27, 2006

Church gets off the hook -- October 27, 2006

Pope: my anguish and horror over Ferns abuse -- October 27, 2006

Ferns statement: full text -- October 27, 2006

Pope tells bishop of 'horror' at sex abuse in Ferns -- October 27, 2006

'Sorrow' over clerical abuse -- October 26, 2006

Priest accused of child abuse flees parish -- October 26, 2006

Church under fire over slow response to Ferns Report -- October 23, 2006

BISHOP COMISKEY, VERONICA GUERIN AND CONOR CRUISE O'BRIEN -- October 21, 2006

Brothers should be contrite -- October 19, 2006

Christian Brothers issue an apology -- October 18, 2006

Irish bishops in Rome for talks with Pope -- October 16, 2006

BISHOP COMISKEY AND CONOR CRUISE O'BRIEN [October 1995] -- October 15, 2006

Pope to grill bishops on sex abuse -- October 14, 2006

BISHOP COMISKEY AND VERONICA GUERIN [1995] -- October 13, 2006

Bishop apologises to victim of rapist priest -- October 12, 2006

BISHOP BRENDAN COMISKEY AND FALSE ALLEGATIONS OF CHILD ABUSE [1995] -- October 12, 2006

Cardinal could face trial over pervert priest -- October 8, 2006

The church and its critics -- October 4, 2006

BROTHER MAURICE KIRK FSC AND FATHER MICHAEL SWEETMAN SJ -- October 3, 2006

Last of the Brothers? -- October 2, 2006

Archbishop 'violently angry' at child abuse -- October 1, 2006

ARCHBISHOP MCQUAID - BY ONE WHO KNEW HIM AS A BOY -- September 27, 2006

Magdalene nuns are not the villains -- September 23, 2006

Statement from the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity. -- September 22, 2006

Diocesan director quits priesthood -- September 19, 2006

Why diocesan priest sex inquiry is certain to provoke another outcry -- September 18, 2006

DOCTOR NOEL BROWNE AND THE BISHOPS -- September 16, 2006

NOEL BROWNE, SEAN MacBRIDE AND THE BISHOPS -- September 16, 2006

Nuns set to sue author over her bestseller claim of abuse 'hell' -- September 13, 2006

Statement from The Sisters of our Lady of Charity -- September 12, 2006

What next for Christianity in Ireland? -- September 11, 2006

Bishop must speak up -- September 11, 2006

Vatican knew of priest's history -- September 9, 2006

Bishop 'unlikely to win' if he challenges Rome ruling -- September 8, 2006

Forgiveness for Dr Casey -- September 8, 2006

Bishop rejects claim he did not address report of abuse -- September 7, 2006

Cardinal sin. -- September 2, 2006

Victim 'glad' as church pervert jailed -- September 2, 2006

The Magdalene Sisters: -- August 25, 2006

Contradicting the Bishop -- August 23, 2006

Paedophile priests are not confined to the Catholic Church. -- August 20, 2006

Gene slur on victims of Church child abuse -- August 15, 2006

ABUSE BY CLERGY IN THE USA? -- August 14, 2006

Campaigning nun attacks ?unequal? Irish society -- August 14, 2006

GERRY KELLY AND THE CHRISTIAN BROTHERS. -- August 10, 2006

CHURCH AND CHILD ABUSE -- August 10, 2006

Clerical abuse in largest diocese 'much worse than Ferns outrage' -- August 7, 2006

Kicking the church more fun than facing real problems -- August 7, 2006

ARTANE: MARY RAFTERY ACCUSES AND CHRISTIAN BROTHERS REPLY -- August 4, 2006

Activist ?helped fabricate? claims against Brothers. -- July 30, 2006

MARY RAFTERY AND BROTHER JOSEPH O'CONNOR -- July 28, 2006

THE DEATH OF PATSY FLANAGAN: Blood Libel and the Christian Brothers -- July 26, 2006

Religious order leaves Cappagh hospital -- July 22, 2006

Bishops rebel as cardinal defends aide over ?affairs? -- July 20, 2006

Bishop denies difficulty over shortage of priests -- July 19, 2006

Secret house for 'immoral' clergy set up in the 1940s -- July 10, 2006

Religious Institutions -- July 8, 2006

Campaign to canonise child care reformer -- July 7, 2006

Giving cheap labour to industrial schools -- July 2, 2006

Oblates 'made mistakes' in caring for young offenders -- June 26, 2006

Charity commissioners block abuse payouts by Franciscans -- June 25, 2006

?John Charles McQuaid, Ruler of Catholic Ireland?. -- June 23, 2006

Christian Brothers correct abuse figures -- June 22, 2006

John Cooney and John Charles McQuaid (2) -- June 22, 2006

John Cooney and John Charles McQuaid (1) -- June 22, 2006

Christian Brothers played a blinder -- June 21, 2006

Priest condemned committal system -- June 20, 2006

Thank you to the Brothers -- June 19, 2006

Child abuse inquiry told of 'striking deference' to religious -- June 16, 2006

Brothers to quit schools after two centuries -- June 9, 2006

Dramatic U-turn for order on abuse in boys' reformatory -- June 7, 2006

Order apologises to former residents -- June 7, 2006

Church denial of truth over abuse must end -- June 6, 2006

Abuse likely took place, Oblate Order admits -- June 6, 2006

Defrocking of priests 'doesn't protect children' -- June 5, 2006

Christian Brothers should not take a beating -- June 4, 2006

Churches are conspicuous by their silence -- June 3, 2006

Priest raped 13-year-old girl in sacristy of church -- June 1, 2006

Sisters of Charity not to apologise -- June 1, 2006

NO APOLOGY, SAY'S IRISH SISTERS OF CHARITY -- May 31, 2006

More clerical abuse 'may be uncovered' -- May 30, 2006

Sexual misconduct claim against priest -- May 29, 2006

Effects of child abuse exaggerated, says priest -- May 28, 2006

It's time we punished the Brothers for their crimes -- May 28, 2006

Brothers' baloney -- May 27, 2006

Religious accused of 'rowing back' on apologies -- May 27, 2006

'Them and us' attitude only adds to hurt of clerical abuse victims -- May 27, 2006

Great boys, the Brothers -- May 27, 2006

Sligo priest looking forward to resuming duties -- May 27, 2006

Brothers' excuses wear thin -- May 25, 2006

Brother's position at Marino questioned -- May 25, 2006

Order admits failure in abuse cases -- May 25, 2006

Lenihan denies 'singling out' church -- May 25, 2006

Teacher's tenure indefensible: Brother -- May 24, 2006

Brother agrees abusing did not impede careers -- May 24, 2006

Victims angered by Christian Brothers? abuse accusation -- May 23, 2006

Christian Brothers reject claim of systematic abuse -- May 23, 2006

Victim anger as Brothers claim abuse conspiracy -- May 23, 2006

Brother questions big jump in abuse claims -- May 23, 2006

Christian Brothers dispute abuse evidence -- May 22, 2006

Rigid Catholic Church still has our children in its clutches -- May 21, 2006

Founder of church sect in abuse shock -- May 20, 2006

Bishop also showed honesty and integrity -- May 18, 2006

Sisters confirm probe into school sex abuse -- May 18, 2006

'Embargo on affection' at notorious nuns' school -- May 17, 2006

Dominican priest given suspended sentence for abusing boy -- May 17, 2006

Abuse inquiry told nuns had 'embargo on affection' -- May 17, 2006

Abuse inquiry questions obedience vow -- May 16, 2006

Sisters of Mercy deny claim of abuse at school -- May 16, 2006

Priest was victim of a deliberate slander -- May 15, 2006

HOLY CRUSADER -- May 13, 2006

Protection of children now contained in Church's constitution -- May 11, 2006

Well-fed priests left brutalised school boys cold and hungry -- May 10, 2006

Pressure on the Bishop -- May 2, 2006

Church in Ireland 'lacks credibility' -- April 29, 2006

'Strained' bishop on sick leave -- April 29, 2006

TRAGIC PETER: BISHOP SPEAKS -- April 26, 2006

Pledge to sex abuse victims as new bishop is ordained -- April 24, 2006

Monsignor Denis Brennan to be ordained Bishop of Ferns today -- April 23, 2006

THE DEATH OF PATSY FLANAGAN: Blood Libel and the Christian Brothers -- April 22, 2006

Church not the only loser in fallout from tragic Limerick man?s death -- April 22, 2006

Comiskey set to avoid ordination of his successor -- April 22, 2006

Moving scenes at prayer service for sex abuse victims -- April 21, 2006

Bishop details sequence of meetings to discuss abuse claim -- April 21, 2006

Bishop refuses to resign over handling of abuse case -- April 21, 2006

Abuse victim in court on public order charges -- April 20, 2006

Diocese admits it failed victim of abuse -- April 20, 2006

Priest in sex abuse row was subject of another complaint -- April 19, 2006

Comiskey to avoid Ferns ceremony -- April 19, 2006

Unholy row over Mass invite to Protestants -- April 19, 2006

Comiskey confesses: I have now found peace -- April 18, 2006

The "Catholic ethos" is not to blame for what happened at Drogheda Hospital, writes Bishop Donal Murray. -- April 17, 2006

Ireland has become a country fit for heathens, warns archbishop -- April 17, 2006

Bishop Comiskey to give eulogy at Kavanagh funeral -- April 17, 2006

Priest in clear over sex claim -- April 16, 2006

Church's failings 'are like betrayal by Judas' -- April 15, 2006

Archbishop used priest spies to monitor UCD think-club -- April 10, 2006

State to review Church guidelines on child abuse -- April 9, 2006

Church structures 'may have added to abuse' -- April 7, 2006

Accused priests urged to seek legal advice -- April 5, 2006

Shortage of priests 'leaves church in crisis' -- April 2, 2006

Time the church engaged young people again -- April 1, 2006

Archbishop had him fired over 'obscene' book -- March 31, 2006

Diocese tries to stop court action by former secretary -- March 31, 2006

Priests and sexual abuse -- March 27, 2006

Pilgrims carry floral tributes to paedophile priest's grave -- March 24, 2006

Brothers dispute council's orders on land -- March 23, 2006

CHURCH POLICY ON CHILD ABUSE -- March 22, 2006

Irish hierarchy reluctantly sent minutes to Rome -- March 21, 2006

Future of Marino is brighter with new Trinity link -- March 21, 2006

Church abuse moves 'are welcomed' -- March 14, 2006

Catholic child protection policy not in use in North -- March 14, 2006

The church clearance sale -- March 11, 2006

Best bosses to work for -- March 10, 2006

INTO queries independence of Marino report -- March 10, 2006

Knock priest criticises rule on clerical celibacy -- March 10, 2006

'Over-strict' abuse guidelines anger priests -- March 9, 2006

Marino report -- March 8, 2006

O'Toole alleges a 'reign of terror' at Marino institute -- March 8, 2006

Marino head was questioned for second report -- March 8, 2006

Update shows 102 priests in Dublin accused of child abuse -- March 8, 2006

Marino college crisis deepens as report criticises department -- March 7, 2006

Bullying report at Dublin teacher college ?a whitewash? -- March 5, 2006

Second lecturer quits at troubled training college -- March 4, 2006

Hanafin uneasy at Marino controversy -- March 3, 2006

Marino teacher training college crisis deepens -- February 28, 2006

Abuse 'far worse than expected' -- February 21, 2006

Bishops awaiting green light on new child abuse policy -- February 20, 2006

The laity must take lead role, in Church - Martin -- February 20, 2006

Religion question of following path to self-discovery -- February 20, 2006

Nun on the run who made order out of religious chaos -- February 19, 2006

Sisters of Mercy do not accept abuse claims -- February 17, 2006

Lay people urged to help with parishes -- February 17, 2006

THE CHURCH, THE MEDIA AND ABUSE ALLEGATIONS -- February 15, 2006

Priest urges review of suspension policy -- February 14, 2006

THE CHURCH AND THE MEDIA -- February 14, 2006

Catholics subject to insensitivity -- February 13, 2006

Removing priest 'condemns him in public ' -- February 13, 2006

Eamonn Casey has nothing to apologise for -- February 12, 2006

Bishop Walsh warns of monarchical leadership style in church -- February 11, 2006

Casey at centre of row over priest -- February 11, 2006

Casey 'deeply sorry' for causing hurt -- February 10, 2006

We all owe a real debt of gratitude to the women in black -- February 9, 2006

O'Donnell denies plotting against Catholic Church -- February 6, 2006

Strandhill/Ransboro priest faces allegations -- February 5, 2006

Bishops still using 'dynamics of denial' over abuse -- February 3, 2006

Not in name of Catholicism -- February 2, 2006

Priestly life is absurd -- January 29, 2006

Church throws out its integrity with the baby's bath water -- January 22, 2006

Casey still at centre of garda probe -- January 21, 2006

Bishop Casey to come back from his exile -- January 21, 2006

Leave the priest alone -- January 20, 2006

Priest will not face charges over claims -- January 19, 2006

Celibacy row rages after priest fathers child -- January 19, 2006

Time to put celibacy issue to bed in name of the fathers -- January 19, 2006

Retired priest facing child abuse probe -- January 19, 2006

Priest started affair when woman was 22 -- January 19, 2006

The 'unfortunate' life and times of children in the care of the Brothers -- January 14, 2006

Emotional nuns apologise for hurt caused to children -- January 11, 2006

Boy died after being beaten by industrial school Brother -- January 11, 2006

What the politicians should do when they meet the bishops -- January 7, 2006

CATHOLIC CHURCH AND CHILD ABUSE GUIDELINES -- January 2, 2006

CATHOLIC CHURCH'S NEW GUIDELINES -- December 23, 2005

Church still has not learned -- December 22, 2005

CATHOLIC CHURCH'S NEW GUIDELINES ON CHILD PROTECTION -- December 22, 2005

Priest charged with sex assault on girl -- December 22, 2005

Diocese paid out ?130,000 to abuse victims in 2004 -- December 21, 2005

This child protection policy is to be welcomed -- December 20, 2005

Clerical abuse to be probed by lay experts -- December 20, 2005

Archbishop pledges to make church 'safe for children' -- December 20, 2005

Activist nun in line for award -- December 19, 2005

Church child abuse guide revamped -- December 19, 2005

Catholic priests should be allowed to marry. -- December 18, 2005

Sisters still say no surrender to the spreading concrete sprawl -- December 18, 2005

Priest allowed bail pending sentence -- December 9, 2005

CATHOLIC CHURCH AND CHILD ABUSE -- December 9, 2005

Ferns shakeout will make the Church more humble, say Redemptorists -- December 8, 2005

Man sues Franciscans and State in abuse case -- December 8, 2005

Archbishop welcomes State inquiries into alleged abuses -- December 8, 2005

Lift-off for child protection trainers 'a critical step in making Church safe' -- December 6, 2005

Protection policy tops Catholic agenda -- December 6, 2005

Casey allegation 'lacks foundation' -- December 6, 2005

Limerick diocese to deal with Bishop Casey probe -- December 6, 2005

Priest stands aside after complaint -- December 5, 2005

Were religious-run homes adequately funded? -- December 5, 2005

BISHOP'S REPUTATION ALREADY TARNISHED -- December 5, 2005

Primate stresses efforts to stop abuse -- December 5, 2005

Casey says he's 'devastated' by claims of 'family friend' -- December 4, 2005

Protest at treatment of whistle-blower priests -- December 3, 2005

HOMOSEXUALITY AND PRIESTHOOD -- December 3, 2005

I WAS NAILED TO THE CROSS -- November 30, 2005

Diocese of Ferns to face ?5m bill for child abuse -- November 30, 2005

Ex-nun in botched rape case bids to clear name -- November 29, 2005

Martin celebrates Mass in Latin as ban eases -- November 28, 2005

Bishop's house may be sold to pay claims -- November 28, 2005

Ferns used to tar all -- November 28, 2005

CATHOLIC CHURCH MUST CONFRONT DISTORTED VIEW OF SEXUALITY -- November 28, 2005

Catholic Church and child abuse -- November 27, 2005

The days of sex, secrets, scandal and shame at the seminary -- November 27, 2005

Jesuits have not a single trainee priest in Ireland -- November 26, 2005

GIVING CHURCHES DUE CREDIT -- November 26, 2005

Church will not banish gay priests, says archbishop -- November 25, 2005

PRIESTS AND CELIBACY -- November 25, 2005

CATHOLIC CHURCH AND CHILD ABUSE -- November 24, 2005

CHURCH AND SEX ABUSE -- November 23, 2005

The church shelters child molesters and accused child molesters -- November 21, 2005

Archbishop moves a step closer to God -- November 20, 2005

Brosnan: ?priest drove my mum from Ireland? -- November 20, 2005

Maynooth determined to emerge from shadows -- November 17, 2005

Confronting the Church -- November 17, 2005

New light cast on Church's integrated education stance -- November 16, 2005

"The many battles, mostly lost, between State and Church -- November 16, 2005

Vatican's silence on Ferns criticised -- November 16, 2005

100 protest outside primate's residence -- November 16, 2005

Protesters demand church 'reparation' for dismissed cleric -- November 16, 2005

State 'must probe Elphin sex claims' -- November 16, 2005

Why our priests need our backing -- November 16, 2005

Archbishop Se?n Brady in Armagh. -- November 15, 2005

Church and education -- November 15, 2005

Bishop let cousin in sex probe work on as priest -- November 15, 2005

US victims may sue Irish training dioceses -- November 15, 2005

THE CATHOLIC CHURCH, THE STATE AND EDUCATION -- November 15, 2005

Armagh protest over bishops' inaction -- November 14, 2005

THE POWERS OF CANON LAW AND STATE LAW -- November 14, 2005

Church and State - Review of clerical role is long overdue -- November 12, 2005

The bishops and Bertie -- November 12, 2005

Bishop backs end to Church's 'cosy' dealings with State -- November 12, 2005

D?il deputies quietly bury the institutional Church -- November 12, 2005

Bishop welcomes discussion on schools -- November 11, 2005

The Catholic Church must account for its sins -- November 11, 2005

Religious orders pay ?8.2m to abuse fund -- November 10, 2005

BISHOPS' GUIDELINES ON ABUSE -- November 10, 2005

Church set for more abuse shame -- November 9, 2005

Senior church leaders to face new probe -- November 9, 2005

Church handling of abuse cases to be examined -- November 9, 2005

CHILD SEX ABUSE BY CLERGY -- November 9, 2005

CANON LAW AND CHURCH'S ATTITUDE TO PAEDOPHILIA -- November 8, 2005

God's message diluted by abuse -- November 7, 2005

Church view of sexuality queried -- November 7, 2005

REPORT ON FERNS ABUSE -- November 7, 2005

Many Christian Brothers pupils sing a sadder song -- November 6, 2005

Advice on Ferns diocesan bill sought -- November 5, 2005

COVERAGE OF FERNS REPORT -- November 5, 2005

"Reality of church role in schools" -- November 4, 2005

Sligo priest under probe -- November 4, 2005

Ferns diocese silent on claim it sent ?100,000 legal bill -- November 4, 2005

CATHOLIC CHURCH'S ROLE IN SCHOOL MANAGEMENT -- November 4, 2005

Priests were put on a pedestal but now need to learn from critics -- November 3, 2005

Cleric recalls his 'worst nightmare' of false child abuse claims -- November 3, 2005

Bishop delayed handing over files to probe despite doubts -- November 3, 2005

Priest accused of child sex abuse is still serving -- November 3, 2005

CANON LAW AND THE FERNS CLERICAL ABUSE INQUIRY -- November 3, 2005

140 more priests are accused of sex abuse -- November 2, 2005

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