At times we all need inspiration and assistance in order to help make things happen. Below you will find some resources that might help in your ministry. If you cannot locate what you need – let us know and we try to assist. Email evangelisation@dublindiocese.ie with your query and we will respond in due course.

June 16, 2021

Pathways 2021 – New Venue DCU St Patrick’s, Drumcondra

Pathways 2021            Thursday Evening Course for Adults Venue: DCU St. Patrick’s Campus, (MDCCE), Drumcondra, Dublin, 9.   PATHWAYS Exploring Faith as an Adult The Pathways Programme is geared towards those who wish to explore issues and questions of: faith; ministry; the Church today and the […]
June 2, 2021

Safeguarding Policy for Catechesis in Non School Settings

Safeguarding Policy for Catechesis in Non School settings 31.5.21  Please read policy document for parishes  looking for guidance around the safeguarding  of children who attend catechesis classes outside of the school environment. This would be very relevant for children who do not attend catholic schools but who desire to prepare for […]
May 13, 2021

GDPR – update

GDPR In order to maintain our training records and send our newsletter/further emails to you, we would like to retain your name and email addresses and store it on our dedicated database.  If you have already given your permission for this we will continue to maintain your data for these […]
March 16, 2021

10 Year Review of PPC

10 Year Review of Parish Pastoral Councils  Read the report from 2014.  Parish-Pastoral-Councils-Review-2013-14
March 5, 2021

Spring Webinars – Spirituality and Work and Parish Pastoral Councils – Resources

As we begin the Year of St Joseph & Year of the Family , the Office of Evangelisation and Ecumenism offered  two spring webinars. 1. The first of these on t18th March  explored  the relationship between spirituality and work and is aimed at all those who are getting used to […]
February 11, 2021

Pope Francis proclaims “Year of St Joseph”

Pope Francis proclaims “Year of St Joseph”  With the Apostolic Letter “Patris corde” (“With a Father’s Heart”), Pope Francis recalls the 150th anniversary of the declaration of Saint Joseph as Patron of the Universal Church. To mark the occasion, the Holy Father has proclaimed a “Year of Saint Joseph” from  […]
February 4, 2021

Amoris Laetitia Family – starting 19 March 2021- 26 June 2022

Amoris Laetitia Family – A special year to bear witness to family love On 19 March 2021, the fifth anniversary of the Apostolic Exhortation Amoris laetitia, on the joy and beauty of familial love, Pope Francis will inaugurate the Year “Amoris Laetitia Family,” which will conclude on 26 June 2022 […]
October 12, 2020

Pastoral Conversations

Pastoral Conversations  The Office for Evangelisation and Ecumenism and the Liturgical Resource Centre will host a series of Webinars for members of Parish Pastoral Councils to reflect on keeping our parishes alive during Covid restrictions. As the weeks complete we will add the resources underneath each evening listed.   PASTORAL […]
October 7, 2020

Fratelli Tutti – Pope Francis

Fratelli tutti is the title Pope Francis has chosen for his new encyclical – dedicated, as we read in the subtitle, to “fraternity” and “social friendship”. The original Italian title will be used, without being translated, in all the languages in which the document is published. The first words of […]
September 2, 2020

Directory For Catechesis 2020

New Directory For Catechesis 2020  The Vatican published a new directory for catechesis June 25, 2020, emphasizing both its continuity with two previous directories and its new content on contemporary issues such as sex and gender and medical advancements.“The new Directory for Catechesis offers the fundamental theological-pastoral principles and some […]
June 29, 2020

Alpha Online with The Young Church Dublin

The Young Church Dublin team would like to invite you to join us for an Alpha online course which we will start from next Wednesday, 8th July, from 8pm-9pm. The course will be run from the comfort of your own home over Zoom for 11 weeks until September 16th. This […]
June 18, 2020

Young adults and their Faith experience during the Covid-19 Pandemic May 2020

Young adults and their Faith experience during the Covid-19 Pandemic May 2020 Introduction to survey This survey began with an observation that many of the young adults who engage with faith leaders seemingly had disengaged from participating in various aspects of faith and community. Associated with this emerged a question […]
June 12, 2020

Preparation for Reopening of Places for Public Worship

Preparation for Reopening of places for public worship: There is a willingness on the part of public authorities to examine the possibility of bringing forward the opening of Churches for public worship into Phase 3 of the Roadmap, which would begin on 29 June.Naturally, any decision would have to take […]
May 28, 2020

Busted Halo Video: Pentecost in 2 Mins

May 28, 2020

Video: Catholic Kids Homilies – What is Pentecost? Cycle A

What is the Pentecost?! A fun Catholic homily for kids based on the readings for the solemnity of Pentecost, cycle A. it is a simple child friendly way into the readings for Pentecost.  
May 20, 2020

Novena for Preparation and Prayer leading to Pentecost with Sean Goan

Novena for Pentecost – with Sean Goan Download and circulate. Novena of Reflection and Prayer in Preparation for the Feast of Pentecost Booklet 1 
May 7, 2020

Scripture Summer School 2020

Scripture Summer School 2020 Our annual Summer School takes place this year online. The overall topic is “Vision 2020: Faith into the Future.” Each presenter is offering 6 presentations on their chosen topic. The School this year is spread over two weeks, to allow time to attend to the Zoom […]
May 6, 2020

Pastoral Resources for Parishes, Pastoral Leaders and Groups during Covid 19 Restrictions

Pastoral Resources for Parishes, Pastoral Leaders & Groups during Covid 19 Restrictions  Throughout the Archdiocese many parishes have adapted and created new ways of reaching out parishioners.              A resource for Healthcare Workers, Chaplains and Prayers during Covid 19             […]
April 28, 2020

Pathways – Exploring Faith as an Adult – an Update from Eileen Houlhan Course Director April 2020

  A message from Eileen Houlahan, CHF (Director of Pathways) I know that many of you have been really missing our Thursday Evening gatherings in Holy Cross College for Pathways. I have missed seeing all of too! I know that you will understand that, at the moment, I cannot give […]
April 23, 2020

Virtual Pilgrimage to Knock – Teen Program

                                                                                       This year’s Dublin Diocese Pilgrimage to Knock […]