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Former Irish president reflects on The Lay Centre mission

By Mary McAleese I remember the Second Vatican Council, God help me, and the surging spiritual and intellectual energy it evoked, particularly in its rediscovery of the laity and their right to be deeply involved in the Church’s mission of … Continue reading

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Church highlights Christian unity decree 50 years on

Fifty years ago, the Catholic Church published these words: “The restoration of unity among all Christians is one of the principal concerns of the Second Vatican Council.” With this impulse, the Church and her faithful embarked committedly on the path … Continue reading

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Vatican II and the New Evangelization

The Lay Centre is collaborating for a sixth year with former Lay Centre resident Dr. Dianne Traflet, Dean of Immaculate Conception School of Theology at Seton Hall University, to organize an open to the public program of studies, in a … Continue reading

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