CHRISTIAN groups and Churches have been quick to realise the potential of the latest information technology and social media, writes William Scholes.
Republic of Ireland news
SIX TDs remained seated during the Dáil prayer yesterday afternoon amid a row over adding 30 seconds of silent reflection to the daily practice.
n MESSAGE: Pope Francis delivers his message during the Angelus noon pray
THIS Saturday there is a gathering for prayer at Nutts Corner, under the title Healing The Land.
Northern Ireland news
The Hail Mary has been voted Ireland's favourite prayer.
A day of prayer for a peaceful Twelfth has been organised for July 11 at three different churches in Belfast.
POPE Francis has called for the wording of the Lord's Prayer to be changed, because it implies God "induces temptation".
THE annual day of prayer held every Ash Wednesday in Tobar Mhuire Retreat House, Crossgar, will be dedicated this year to those who have lost ones through suicide.
n PRAYER: Pope Francis delivers his blessing during the Angelus noon
A GIANT cross has been erected outside St Anne's Cathedral in Belfast ahead of a special day of prayer.