March 2020 Resources

Our Newsletter and Irish Mass resources for March 2020 are available here. We welcome you to use the following resources in any parish newsletter distributed free of charge.

Newsletter Resources:

Faithcast, Episode 74, Thursday 27 February 2020

Faithcast is the weekly podcast from, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference. Presented by Brenda Drumm, Faithcast is a mixture of interviews and news from the Catholic Church in Ireland.  

Episode 74 of Faithcast features an interview with Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh, Primate of All Ireland and Administrator of the Diocese of Dromore. Archbishop Martin is speaking about the newly launched #LivingLent social media initiative and about this year’s Day of Prayer for Survivors and Victims of Abuse. 

The faith news this week features: 

  • the publication by Veritas of Meeting on the Protection of Minors in the Church: Responsibility, Accountability and Transparency, which includes the keynotes addresses from the meeting, the testimonies of survivors of abuse as well as the widely discussed concluding speech of Pope Francis who was present throughout the four-day meeting which took place from 21 to 24 February 2019
  • Pope Francis’ homily for Ash Wednesday
  • The launch of the annual Trocaire Lenten Campaign
  • Pope Francis’ comments on coronavirus

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