Faithcast

Faithcast is the weekly podcast from catholicnews.ie, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference.

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

Faithcast

February 27, 2020
74: Faithcast Episode 74 - 27 February 2020
Faithcast is the weekly faith podcast from www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) , 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 74 of Faithcast features an interview with Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh, Primate of All Ireland and Administrator of the Diocese of Dromore. Archbishop Martin speaks to Faithcast about the newly launched #LivingLent social media initiative and about this year's Day of Prayer for Survivors and Victims of Abuse.    The faith news this week features: - the publication by Veritas of Meeting on the Protection of Minors in the Church: Responsibility, Accountability and Transparency, which includes the keynotes addresses from the meeting, the testimonies of survivors of abuse as well as the widely discussed concluding speech of Pope Francis who was present throughout the four-day meeting which took place from 21 to 24 February 2019 - Pope Francis' homily for Ash Wednesday - The launch of the annual Trocaire Lenten Campaign - Pope Francis' comments on those affected by coronavirus   You can get this podcast directly to your phone by subscribing to the RSS feed or to the iTunes link here. For more on these stories please see www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) . All queries relating to the podcast should be directed to bdrumm@catholicbishops.ie.
February 20, 2020
73: Faithcast - episode 73
Faithcast is the weekly faith podcast from www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) , 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 73 of Faithcast features an interview with Gerard Gallagher, a Pastoral Worker in the Archdiocese of Dublin, about his new book for Lent 2020 called Return to Me With All Your Heart.    The faith news this week features: Bookings for the IEC2020 in Budapest; Archbishop Michel Neary launches book of reflections by Bishop Martin Drennan; the annual Day of Prayer for survivors and victims of abuse; a new children’s book from Pope Francis; and, Trócaire’s Lenten campaign for 2020.    You can get this podcast directly to your phone by subscribing to the RSS feed or to the iTunes link here. For more on these stories please see www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) . All queries relating to the podcast should be directed to bdrumm@catholicbishops.ie.
February 13, 2020
72: Faithcast - episode 72
Faithcast is the weekly faith podcast from www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) , 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 72 of Faithcast features an interview with Bishop Denis Nulty, President of Accord Catholic Marriage Care Service CLG, in which he speaks about the blessing of engaged couple Michelle and Jonathan at the Shrine of Saint Valentine in Whitefriar Street Church in Dublin. Bishop Nulty also speaks about the release of statistics on Accord's Marriage Preparation and Counselling Services and suggests that it might now be timely for there to be a Minister with special responsibility for Family and for the Elderly in the new Government.    The faith news this week features the publication of Querida Amazonia (Beloved Amazon), the Apostolic Exhortation of Pope Francis; details of the official Irish pilgrimage to IEC2020 in Budapest; the Day of Prayer for Survivors and Victims of Sexual Abuse on Friday 28 February; and, the awarding of the Services to Charity Award to Trócaire CEO Caoimhe de Barra.    You can get this podcast directly to your phone by subscribing to the RSS feed or to the iTunes link here. For more on these stories please see www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) . All queries relating to the podcast should be directed to bdrumm@catholicbishops.ie.
January 30, 2020
71: Faithcast - episode 71
Faithcast is the weekly faith podcast from www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) , 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 71 of Faithcast features an interview with Father Neil Xavier O’Donoghue, Lecturer in Systematic Theology at Saint Patrick’s College Maynooth, on his new podcast to get you to listen to and reflect on the entire Catechism of the Catholic Church in a year!    The faith news this week features: the appointment of Father Paul Dempsey as the new Bishop of Achonry; Archbishop Eamons Martin’s tribute to Seamus Mallon RIP; Bishop Denis Nulty leads a delegation to the first ever Vatican Conference on the pastoral care of the elderly; Bishop Alan McGuckian’s statement as chair of the Bishops’ Council for Justice and Peace on Election 2020; and Pope Francis’ Message for World Communications Day 2020 to focus on storytelling.    You can get this podcast directly to your phone by subscribing to the RSS feed or to the iTunes link here. For more on these stories please see www.catholicnews.ie (http://www.catholicnews.ie/) . All queries relating to the podcast should be directed to bdrumm@catholicbishops.ie.

Come and See Inspirations

Come & See Inspirations is a podcasting team based out of Ardagh in West Limerick, Ireland.

Our podcasts are based around the weekly radio programme SacredSpace102fm, and includes our weekly radio programmes, as well as other recordings and inspirational talks.

Come & See Inspirations

August 9, 2020
C&SI - Mass - 9 August 2020 - Abbeyfeale

Mass for the Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time from the Church of the Assumption, Abbeyfeale. Main celebrant Fr Shoji Varghese  - Abbeyfeale parish.

August 8, 2020
SacredSpace102fm - Medjugorje Youth Festival 2020 Faith Sharing & Reflections - 9 August 2020 (S10E39)

On this weeks programme we have some faith testimonies from young people who were attending the annual Youth Festival at Medjugorje. We have our regular notices, run through the saints of the week as well as a reflection on the Sunday gospel.

Every year from 31 July to 7 August the Medjugorje Youth Festival (Mladifest) takes place. More than 50.000 youth and 500 priests from the whole world generally take part. Prayer, testimonies, music, procession with candles, adoration, concert, dance it is a spiritual festival supporting spiritual life for young people which culminates with an overnight vigil and dawn Mass on Mount Krizevac (Cross Mountain) over looking the town of Medjugorje.

On this weeks programme we replay interviews with young people attending the 2020 Medjugorje Youth Festival.

August 8, 2020
Medjugorje Youth Festival 2020 reflections (SS102fm Programme Excerpt)(S10E38b)

Every year from 31 July to 7 August the Medjugorje Youth Festival (Mladifest) takes place. More than 50.000 youth and 500 priests from the whole world generally take part. Prayer, testimonies, music, procession with candles, adoration, concert, dance it is a spiritual festival supporting spiritual life for young people which culminates with an overnight vigil and dawn Mass on Mount Krizevac (Cross Mountain) over looking the town of Medjugorje.

On this weeks programme we replay interviews with young people attending the 2020 Medjugorje Youth Festival.

August 2, 2020
C&SI - Mass - 2 August 2020

Mass for the eighteenth Sunday in ordinary time from the Church of the Assumption, Abbeyfeale. Main celebrant Fr Tony Mullins  - Abbeyfeale parish.

August 1, 2020
SacredSpace102fm - Introducing Spirit Radio and a reflection with Fr Michael Hurley - 2 August 2020 (S10E37)

On this weeks SS102fm, the team brings you two interviews for the price of one! An introduction with Rob Clarke to the story of Spirit Radio- one of Ireland's christian radio stations. In addition we have a reflection to share from Fr Michael Hurley about Praying with Scripture which is an interview from Spirit Radio conducted by Wendy Grace. 

In addition to that we have our regular local odds and ends, a quick run through this weeks saints of the week and a reflection on the Sunday gospel for the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time on the miracle of the multiplication of loaves and fishes from Matthews gospel. 

August 1, 2020
Introducing Spirit Radio with Rob Clarke & A reflection from Fr Michael Hurley - 2 August 2020 (SS102fm Programme Excerpt)(S10E37b)


Introducing Spirit Radio
Rob Clarke CEO of Spirit Radio joins us to share a little about Spirit Radio's values and vision. He tells us '  Our programming is upbeat and uplifting, entertaining and inspirational. Spirit Radio looks to play the best contemporary Christian music – plus a selection of positive mainstream hits. News and current affairs are an important part of our station output. The team produce a full service of both national and international news. Our talk shows address the big issues of the day and bring in independent voices who can provide a fresh perspective informed by Christian faith. Our magazine programs cover health, lifestyle, food and the arts'.

Spirit Radio launched in 2011 and are now broadcasting on FM in all the main cities and most of the major towns across Ireland.Their 549 Medium Wave signal reaches Northern Ireland and parts of England and Scotland.

Spirit Radio is bringing Christians together from a wide range of backgrounds. At the heart of the Christian Gospel is the message that God has sent his son Jesus Christ to redeem us and bring us into a relationship with himself – this is the Good News that Spirit Radio seeks to communicate to people across Ireland.

A Reflection with Fr Michael Hurley
We have a brief reflection/interview by Wendy Grace from Spirit Radio with Fr Michael Hurley from Tallaght on Praying with Scripture.