Faithcast, episode 60

Faithcast is the weekly podcast from, 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.

Episode 60 of Faithcast features and interview with Father Thomas Casey, a Jesuit priest and Dean of Philosophy at Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth about his new book Mary in Different Traditions. Patricia Groves of Trócaire is also featured on this week’s episode speaking about the new poetry anthology from Trócaire called Future Perfect.

The faith news this week features Pope Francis’ appeal for the people of Syria, a new ‘eRosary’ smart device to assist with praying the Rosary for peace, the canonisation of Saint John Henry Newman, and the Episcopal Ordination of Bishop Michael Duignan.


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