Taoiseach invites Pope to Ireland
THE prospect of a papal visit to Northern Ireland was raised at
the weekend, when the Taoiseach of the Republic of Ireland, Enda
Kenny, met Pope Francis after the canonisations of St John XXIII
and St John Paul II.
Mr Kenny's suggestion came after the announcement that the Irish
Republic is to reopen its embassy in the Vatican, after three years
While the withdrawal of the Irish ambassador in late 2011 was
put down to economic circumstances (News, 11 November ...
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