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Archbishop Eamon Martin: Bringing faith to politics is not an optional extra for a committed Christian

Bringing faith to politics and the public square is not an optional extra for a committed Christian, says Dr Eamon Martin

Catholic politicians have a responsibility to support laws which uphold the dignity of every human person made in God's image, argues Archbishop Eamon Martin. Picture by Mark Marlow
FORTY years ago this month, Pope John Paul II came to Ireland. I was just beginning my last year in school at Saint Columb's College, Derry. It was a tense time. In the three months leading up [...]

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