Pope Francis appoints Diocese of Killaloe priest as Nuncio to South Sudan

The Diocese of Killaloe has welcomed the appointment by His Holiness Pope Francis of Monsignor Séamus Horgan of Ennis, County Clare, as Papal Nuncio to South Sudan. A native of Tobarteascáin near St. Flannan’s College where he completed his secondary schooling, Monsignor Horgan entered St Patrick’s College Maynooth in 1987 before being ordained to the […]

Pope Francis To Be awarded Charlemagne Prize

The award ceremony will take place at the Vatican on 6 May at 12:00. It will be introduced by “laudatio” speeches by European Parliament President Martin Schulz, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Council President Donald Tusk. On the previous day, the three EU Presidents will take part in a panel debate about the state of […]