Faithcast Episode 16 - 29 May 2017

May 29, 2017, 04:22 PM

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 snippets from the Catholic Church in Ireland.

In this episode of Faithcast, Brenda speaks to Bishop John McDowell, Church of Ireland Bishop of Clogher, about the Irish Council of Churches and the Irish Inter-Church Meeting.

Brenda also speaks to Anne Potter an already signed up volunteer for World Meeting of Families 2018 about why she decided to sign up for this once in a generation event.

The faith news this week features: - The statement by the Catholic Bishops in Northern Ireland in advance of the Westminster Parliament elections on 8 June; - The 48th annual Irish Church Music Association Summer School; - A Kildare and Leighlin parish's message to the community that 'It's ok not to be ok'; and, - The ordination of a former landscaper as deacon for the Diocese of Meath.

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Episode date: 29 May 2017

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