September Intercom Features and Content


Our September issue of Intercom is out now! On our cover this month, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, Archbishop of Dublin and President and Host of World Meeting of Families 2018, joins with volunteers as they prepare for hosting the 9th World Meeting of Families in Dublin next year. (Cover photograph: © John McElroy)

In our new issue, we look ahead to WMOF2018 as Brenda Drumm writes on what we can expect at the international celebration in Dublin next year. We also hear from Father Paul Byrne, PP of Derriaghy Parish in Down and Connor, who writes on the importance of reconciliation in the family.

Also in this month’s issue, we prepare for the return to school with resources for a Blessing of Schoolbags, Father Gerry McFlynn writes on the 60th anniversary of the Irish Chaplaincy in Britain, Father Brett Brannen reflects on Vocations and Maria Hall offers insights on the Ministry of Alter Servers. All this and more along with our usual prayers, reflections and resources for the month of September.

Click here to see our full September contents page.


Featured Articles

• September Editorial – Re-seeding not receding

• Sitting Where They Sit: The Irish Chaplaincy at 60



• Blessing of Schoolbags

Newsletter, Irish Mass and Family Mass Resources for September are available here.



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