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Opinion
The nuns who mapped the stars

"Up until recently, the women were no more than nameless

On the side of God, peace and the poor

Before you get serious about Jesus, first consider how good

The celebration of Holy Orders

The Church teaches that Christ himself chose the apostles

The Church must keep just war theory

Pacifism only works when everyone adopts it, writes David

Family and Lifestyle
Sharing the joy of music

Mairead Miller describes a school project that is giving...

Parents must prepare children to deal...

Stress and anxiety are unavoidable in life. There is no...

Active lifestyles – helpful or harmful?

Mags Gargan attends a public lecture where medical and...

An oasis of calm in a busy city

Mags Gargan visits a counselling service in Dublin’s North...

Dandelions make great summer decorations

Dandelions may be a nuisance to keen gardeners and yet...

A floral cross to celebrate May Day

May Day is nearly here, officially marking the arrival of...

Creating a Holy Communion souvenir

Coming up to your first Holy Communion usually you will...

Remembering St Bernadette of Lourdes

The feast of St Bernadette is coming up next week on April...

Faith in the Family

“How do we know if any of this is real, if Jesus ever...

Sharing the gift of faith

Participants at a youth gathering in Dublin to celebrate...

Dad's Diary

Seán came home from school the other day with a fanciful...

I believe human life is special and is...

Spokespersons for conservatism, and for Christianity, find...

Obesity must be tackled on individual...

This columnist was shocked yet unsurprised to hear that...

Sleep plays an important role in your...

A particularly early print deadline recently meant the...

Some people struggle to gain weight

This column regularly deals with the pitfalls of obesity...

Obesity is reducing our life expectancy...

Are you overweight? It may be a sobering thought, but in...

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