The Cultural Legacy of Irish Catholicism – Dr Eamon Maher

The Cultural Legacy of Irish Catholicism – Dr Eamon Maher

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The Cultural Legacy of Irish Catholicism, from the Pope’s visit in 1979 up until the present day

Eamon Maher presented a clear overview of Irish Catholicism, from the visit of Pope John Paul ll in 1979 up to Pope Francis. For many decades the State and Church hierarchy acted in tandem. Today we may be  Post-Catholic but we remain a Christian country. The pomp and clericalism have been seen to be un-Christian.

Click here to view a Powerpoint presentation of Dr Eamon Maher's talk

Click here to view a video of Dr Eamon Maher's talk

Kay Mulhall, who recently joined the WAC Ireland Core Group, thanked Eamon Maher for his most interesting talk. She presented him with a framed "Last Supper".