The Hard Questions

The world will tell you that the Church is out of date on almost everything. But is this really true? Are you open to the possibility that this “archaic institution” might actually be right? We can show you compelling evidence that the Catholic Church has the answers to the most pressing of human concerns.

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Is There a God?

Go into any university in Ireland and you’ll notice the signposts for “Departments” of all kinds – Departments of medicine, zoology, botany, biology, physics, chemistry … Why all these Departments? Because there are so many branches of science. Each branch…

Church and Salvation

Can someone be saved without being a member of the Catholic Church? Most Irish Catholics today would say “yes”. But, are they right? No, they’re not! Here’s why … Our first parents, Adam and Eve, were created by God in…

Infallible Pope

We’ve all heard it said that the Pope is infallible. But, is he really? Firstly, what does infallible mean? Infallible comes from the Latin falliblis, which means liable to err or make a mistake. So, infallible means not liable to…

Obedience

What is obedience? Chances are, if you are below 30, you won’t really know. If you’re above 30, you’ll probably have some idea of what it is. If you’re a parent or have some authority at work, you’re probably becoming…

Confession

“Nobody goes to Confession anymore …”. “No priest ever told me to go to Confession … so, obviously it’s not important …”. This is how most Catholics today would react to anyone suggesting Confession to them. And, who could blame…

Women Priests

Can the Catholic Church ordain women? No, She can’t! Why? Because, even if She tried, it wouldn’t work! The Church did not invent the Sacrament of Orders – She received it from Christ. Now, the Sacraments are only effective and…

Hell

Imagine a man with a bad conscience. Perhaps to the world he appears to be a very good man. He goes to Mass, is kind to the elderly and he gives to charity. But all is not right. He is…

Sunday Rest

In Ireland today, most people still don’t work on Sundays. Sunday is seen as a day of rest, when people go to Mass, spend time with their families or go to sporting or other events. Why should that be? Isn’t…

Child Abuse

There’s no use in sticking our heads in the sand – children and teenagers were sexually abused by certain clergy and religious in Ireland in the past. Also, in many cases, the authorities of the Church did not act responsibly…