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July/August 2020

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Patricia Kieran and Aiveen MullallyThe new ‘nones’: the implications of ticking the‘No Religion’ census box for educators in Ireland
Eamonn Fitzgibbon A Theological Reflection on Pastoral Practice in this Time
Richard Scriven Placing pilgrimage during Covid-19
Bill Cosgrave Responsibility in the Christian Life
Tom Kouijzer, SMThe Covid-19 Crisis: is there a Christian Response?
Pat Noonan, OFM Corona Virus, Passion and Parish Ministry
Joe McDonald Homilies for August (A)
Michael Collins Homilies for September (A)
News & Views
Neal Carlin Imagining Church and State in a Changing Environment
New Books
Kevin O’Gorman, SMA Reasons to Hope
Brian Kavanagh After Suicide
Michael A. Conway The Outlaw Christ
P. J. McAuliffe Raphael’s World
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue Catechism of the Catholic Church with Theological Commentary
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June 2020

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Gerry O’Hanlon, SJ Church Reform: Taking Stock
+Willie Walsh Reflections from a Cocooning Space
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue Redeemably Awful: The Paschal Mystery
Bridie Stringer The Ecclesial Mystery Shopper
Chris McDonnell Journey Time
Hugh McMahonFinding the Way Back
Patrick McGoldrickAlways and Everywhere to Give You Thanks – Eucharist
Paul Clayton-Lea Homilies for July (A)
News & Views
Margaret Hickey From Bethany to Jerusalem, prayer in a time of pandemic
New Books
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue Households of God
Paul Clayton-Lea Our Dog Red
P.J. McAuliffe The First Ten Professed
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May 2020

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Brian Grogan, SJ Give the Spirit the Mic!
Myra Hayes Religious Spaces in Transition: Challenge and Opportunity
Michael G. Lawlor/Todd SalzmanTwo Interconnected Trinities: A Catholic Reflection
Kevin O’Gorman, SMAEaster Elegy
+Brendan Leahy Ten Covid-19 ‘Outcomes' for the Church
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue Redeemably Awful: Active Participation
Edmond Cullinan What are Priests for?
Dermot McCarthy Homilies for June (A)
Featured Review
Sean McDonagh Theology and Ecology
New Books
Patrick Hannon Introduction to Catholic Theological Ethics
Malachy McKeever Baptismal Ecclesiology and the Order of Christian Funerals
Shorter Notices
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April 2020

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Philipp W. Rosemann The Holy Well as a Window onto Irish Life (Part 2)
Fintan Lyons, OSB Food and the Environmental Crisis: The Christian Approach
Paula Downey In Search of Belonging: Cultivating Community in a Diverse World
Gerry McFlynn The Last Week
Mary T. Brien, PVBM Exegesis and Incarnation Towards Recovering a biblical Perspective on Consecrated Life
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue Redeemably Awful: The Christian Altar
Billy Swan The Atheist, the Archbishop and the Saint
Brenda Dolphin, RSM Homilies for May (A)
New Books
John-Paul Sheridan Connecting Lives/ Religion and Education
Ronan M. Sheehan Well of Living Water
Patrick Hannon Unfinished Business
Fintan Lyons OSB Called to Freedom
Pádraig McCarthy Eating Together – Becoming One
Shorter Notice
Behold the Lamb of God: Praying Before the Blessed Sacrament
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March 2020

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Philipp W. Rosemann The Holy Well as a Window onto Irish Life (Part 1)
Aidan Ryan First Eucharist Revisited
Luke Macnamara, OSBDo Not Lead Us Into Temptation – Jesus in the Desert
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue The Paul VI Roman Missal at 50: ‘Redeemably Awful’
Richard Buck Community and the Holy Trinity
Patrick H. Daly The Renewal of Priestly Promises
Edmond Cullinan Homilies for April (A)
News and Views
Tom Grufferty Touch in Catholic Culture
Reg Naulty Saintliness and Politics – Pius XII and Gandhi.
New Books
Margaret Hickey The Madness of Crowds
Kevin O’Gorman, SMA Hearers of the Word
Suzanne Mulligan Building Bridges in Sarajevo
Andrew SmithThomas Finan - Collected Writings
Luke Macnamara OSB The Way of St. Benedict
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue For Us and for Our Salvation
Henry O’Shea, OSB Newman at Littlemore
Freedom from Evil Spirits
The Joy of God
Dom Eugene Boylan
Stefan Gillow Reynolds Good Work: Meditation for Personal and Organisational Transformation
Shorter Notice
Return to Me with All your Heart: Daily Reflections for Lent
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February 2020

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Orla Treacy Early and Forced Marriage
Jessie Rogers To Tear Down and to Build Up: insights from Jeremiah for the Irish Church
Michael A. Conway Distance and Desire: From Mission to New Evangelization
Kenneth Steven Despite the Dark
Michael G. Lawler/Todd A. SalzmanThe Catholic Church and Homosexuality
Lizette Larson-Miller Remembering and Giving Thanks as Christian Practice
Vincent Sherlock Homilies for March (A)
News and Views
Pat Courtney 2020 A Year of Vision or Myopia
New Books
Michael Collins Meeting on the Protection of Minors in the Church
Martin Hogan The Wind, the Fountain and the Fire
John-Paul Sheridan Glenstal Abbey – Through the Seasons
Index
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January 2020

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Chris Monaghan, CP Wrestling for a blessing – is there a place for touch in the Church today?
Johanna Merry Commitment: An Exploration
Liam Tracey, OSM Sunday of the Word of God – 26 January 2020
Bill Cosgrave From the Commandments to the Virtues – Changing Emphases in the Christian Moral Life
Edmond Cullinan Fundamentalism: Putting it into Context and Finding a Response
Carmel Ryan Ministry of Consolation: Parish Funeral Teams
Martin Whelan Homilies for February (A)
News and Views
Reg Naulty Minimalist Practitioners
Pádraig McCarthy Pope Francis, Ecology and Climate Change
Featured Review
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue Revised New Jerusalem Bible
New Books
Noel O’Sullivan Pass it on! – Ronan Drury 1924-2017
Malachy McKeever Pastoral Ministry in Changing Times
Gearóid Dullea With Him
Kevin O’Gorman, SMAAlive in God
Michael Collins Bursting out in Praise
Gaven Kerr Newman: A Short Biography
P.J. McAuliffe Rome: A Pilgrim Guide
Fergus O’Donoghue, SJ A Personal Perspective on Irish PEN
Luke Macnamara, OSB Even Though I Walk
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December 2019

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Jack Mahoney, SJ From Clericalism to Synodality
Philip McParland Retirement – A Spiritual Path
Michael A. Conway Something Happening: The Hospital Chaplain in Contemporary Culture
Luke Macnamara, OSB At the School of Mary and Elizabeth
Stefan Gillow Reynolds Mindfulness, Yoga and Schools - An Opportunity or a Problem?
Tomás Surlis Homilies for January (A)
News and Views
Pádraig McCarthy Church and Politics
New Books
Tim Hazelwood Ministry Among God’s Queer Folk, LGBTQ Pastoral Care
Edmond G. Cullinan Models of Priestly Formation
Amelia Fleming Marriage and the Irish
Kevin O’Gorman, SMA Patrick in His Own Words
Michael O’Shea The Motif of Containment in the Gospel according to Mark
Index
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November 2019

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Michael G. Lawler/Todd A. Salzman Pope Francis, Ecology and Climate Change
Jos Moons Encounter or Proclamation?
Luke Macnamara, OSB Martha and Mary: Rivals or Partners?
Eamon Flanagan, CM All Saints, All Souls
John Cummins Silver Jubilee Reflections
Glenn Morrison Disturbing Deacons: Upstanders Through Moral Resistance
Patrick Manning Homilies for Decemer (C)
Chronicle
Michael Mullaney Pass It On!
New Books
Henry O’Shea, OSB The Mystical Imagination of Patrick Kavanagh
A Poetic Christ
Poverty in the Early Church and Today
P.J. McAuliffe A perfect Peace. Newman: Saint for Our Time
Eugene Duffy Climate Generation
Fintan Lyons, OSB Mystery and the Culture of Science
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October 2019

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+ Eamon Martin What is the role of faith in our politics?*
Suzanne Mulligan An Economy that Excludes? Reflections on Ireland’s Housing Crisis
Eamon Maher Jean Sulivan: Prophetic Voice with an important message for the Irish Church
+ Philip Boyce Tokens of Holiness in Blessed John Henry Newman
Paula Downey Working the Way Life Works
Robert Egan Teaching Morality in Contemporary Ireland
Jeremy CorleyHomilies for November (C)
News and Views
John Scally The Right to Say No
New Books
Kevin O’Gorman SMA John Henry Newman and His Age
Neil Xavier O’Donoghue Vatican I: The Council and the Making of the Ultramontane Church
Fiachra Long Living the Mystery
Michael Mullaney Dancing to My Death
Seán Maher The Shattering of Loneliness
Michael Mullaney The Journey of a Shepherd
Colette Maloney Living Laudato Si’
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