Faithcast Episode 25 - 5 September 2017

Sep 05, 2017, 02:49 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 episode 25 of Faithcast, Brenda speaks to Father Chris Hayden, the new editor of Intercom magazine about the September issue. Brenda also speaks to Breda O’Brien, Teacher and Columnist with The Irish Times, about her new book Exploring Amoris Laetitia, which has just been published by Veritas.

The faith news this week features the WMOF2018 one year countdown event and Mass in Knock Shrine; The World Day of Prayer for the Care of All Creation and Bishop John McAreavey’s welcome of the joint message by Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew; The death of Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor RIP; The meeting between a delegation from the Irish Bishops’ Conference and the Taoiseach and Government ministers; The Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Family Picnic in Punchestown; and, Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Colombia.

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Episode date: 5 September 2017

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