Sacred Space102fm - Introducing Pastoral Units & Team Ministry

Bishop Leahy discusses the new pastoral units and changes it will mean in parishes, the issue of vocations and seminarian formation, and lay-led liturgies and explaining why the diocesan policy is not to distribute Holy Communion at them. In addition, he also briefly reflects on the challenges faced by Irish Catholics throughout 2018.

Click on the Play button to hear the interview. Bishop Leahy's interview starts on 16 minutes.


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