Faithcast Episode 28 - 6 October 2017

Oct 06, 2017, 10:47 AM

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 28 of Faithcast, Brenda speaks to Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly, Archbishop of Cashel & Emly, about Mission Month 2017. Brenda also speaks to Father Willie Purcell about the promotion of vocations in the context of World Meeting of Families 2018.

The faith news this week features the annual Faith and Life Convention in the Diocese of Down and Connor; comments by the Irish Bishops’ Conference on the human devastation caused by alcohol abuse; the Autumn General Meeting of Bishops; and, Archbishop Eamon Martin’s statement on the death of former Taoiseach Liam Cosgrave RIP.

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Episode date: 6 October 2017

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