July 2015

Veritas Publications at the Margaret Aylward Centre

On Thursday, 9 July 2015 Veritas Publications celebrated the publication of Laudato Si’: On Care For Our Common Home at the Margaret Aylward Centre for Faith and Dialogue. This eagerly anticipated document on the environment is an important read, not just for Catholics, but for anyone interested in the environment. Pope Francis emphasises in Laudato Si’ the magnitude of the ecological crisis in the world, saying that it needs to be urgently addressed, especially in relation to climate change.   The guest speakers were [...]

May 2015

Association for Church Archives AGM 2015

The AGM of the Association for Church Archives was held in the Margaret Aylward Centre on Saturday 9 May 2015.  Almost 60 archivists attended to listen to three presentations on policy making and their practical application.  The speakers were Dr Elizabeth Mullins, School of History & Archives UCD, Damien Burke, Irish Jesuit Archives and Vera Orschel, Sisters of St Louis Archives.  Noelle Dowling, Dublin Diocesan Archivist and Chair of the ACAI, said the membership were very taken with the [...]