Faithcast - episode 63

Season 2, Episode 63,   Nov 14, 2019, 04:35 PM

Faithcast is the weekly faith podcast from, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference.

Presented by Brenda Drumm, Faithcast is a mixture of interviews, news and stories of faith from the Catholic Church in Ireland.

Episode 63 of Faithcast features an interview with Cliona Sharkey, Policy Advisor on climate change with Trócaire. 
The faith news this week features Archbishop Eamon Martin’s comments at the Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth conferring ceremony for 2019; Pope Francis’ message for World Day of the Poor on Sunday 17 November; Bishop Dermot Farrell’s pastoral letter ‘Our Living Church’; the meeting between Pope Francis and Archbishop Welby; and, Sister Patricia Murray’s appointment as consultor to the Pontifical Council for Culture. 

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[Pic shows Maria Lyson and her baby in Masunduko, Chikwawa, Southern Malawi as they recover from the impact of Cyclone Idai. 

Her village is one of five that are now accessing safe water thanks to a solar powered pump providing water to nine hundred households. 

Trócaire staff have been working on the project providing expertise in water management. 
Photo: Alan Whelan/Trócaire.]