You'll miss the Catholic ethos if it goes
Published 18/03/2011 | 05:00
Such are the vagaries of news that a story which in one week might get a lot of attention will get none at all in another.
In a quieter week than this, a speech Archbishop Diarmuid Martin delivered on Tuesday evening in Mater Dei Institute on the subject of church and State would have been reported more widely than it was.
It deserved to be, because in it he had important things to say about the Constitution, the planned children's rights referendum, the constitutional definition of marriage, and the future of denominational education.