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Government issues new guidance for places of worship to accommodate more than 50 people at services
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Government issues new guidance for places of worship to accommodate more than 50 people at services

Jul 3rd 2020, 6:11 PM 21,806 Views 32 Comments

The guidance involves dividing premises into subgrouping of no more than 50 people in each.

'Father, release his power' - Evangelical leaders pray for Donald Trump in Miami megachurch
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'Father, release his power' - Evangelical leaders pray for Donald Trump in Miami megachurch

Jan 4th 2020, 12:27 PM 52,565 Views 90 Comments

Trump spoke to more than 5,000 Christians at the event last night.

Older people who go to Mass have better mental health, according to new Irish research
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Older people who go to Mass have better mental health, according to new Irish research

Aug 1st 2019, 3:57 PM 15,839 Views 52 Comments

It found that those who attended religious services regularly reported lower depressive symptoms.

Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'
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Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'

Nov 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 46,523 Views 87 Comments

There’s some confusion around where LGBT people in domestic abuse situations can turn to for help – here’s some clarification.

'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016
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'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016

Dec 6th 2017, 11:56 AM 14,243 Views 84 Comments

Men’s domestic abuse charity Amen has released it’s annual report.

TDs have voted to make it compulsory to stand during the Dáil prayer
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TDs have voted to make it compulsory to stand during the Dáil prayer

May 4th 2017, 1:58 PM 28,821 Views 250 Comments

Three amendments that would have gotten rid of the Dáil prayer were voted down today.

People are divided over whether the Dáil should begin each day with a prayer
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People are divided over whether the Dáil should begin each day with a prayer

Jan 22nd 2017, 7:10 AM 9,073 Views 55 Comments

Minister Katherine Zappone says it should be replaced with a moment of silence.

Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year
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Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year

Dec 3rd 2016, 11:00 PM 14,061 Views 25 Comments

The list also includes some extraordinary acts of heroism.

Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI
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Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI

Nov 11th 2016, 8:31 PM 10,503 Views 3 Comments

Eamon Zayed has been included alongside Joe Cole in the NASL’s Team of the Year.

'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men
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'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men

Dec 22nd 2015, 10:00 PM 36,943 Views 140 Comments

More than 2,000 men each year contact a service for male victims of domestic abuse in Ireland.

David Guetta joined everyone in praising Hozier at Coachella last night
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David Guetta joined everyone in praising Hozier at Coachella last night

Apr 20th 2015, 8:36 AM 4,030 Views 1 Comment

He can do no wrong.

Ellie Goulding covered Take Me To Church and people can't decide if it's good or sacrilegious
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Ellie Goulding covered Take Me To Church and people can't decide if it's good or sacrilegious

Mar 12th 2015, 9:59 AM 4,485 Views 5 Comments

The internet is conflicted.

Increases in domestic violence against men
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Increases in domestic violence against men

Nov 19th 2014, 12:48 PM 7,450 Views 34 Comments

A new report from domestic abuse service ‘Amen’ has shown an increase in reported incidents.

Why are there no refuges for male victims of domestic violence?
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Why are there no refuges for male victims of domestic violence?

Jul 6th 2014, 8:45 AM 13,407 Views 38 Comments

One man told AMEN that his relation was sleeping in a park as he couldn’t find shelter due to domestic abuse.

Wicklow sensation Hozier's amazing appearance on Letterman
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Wicklow sensation Hozier's amazing appearance on Letterman

May 14th 2014, 10:46 AM 3,770 Views 0 Comments

Take me to church…

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays
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US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays

May 5th 2014, 6:29 PM 7,213 Views 40 Comments

At issue were town meetings in Greece, New York, where clergy had been invited to offer a prayer, which in the last eight years had been exclusively Christian.

Abused husband was 'knocked out' and had knife 'lunged' at him
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Abused husband was 'knocked out' and had knife 'lunged' at him

Dec 25th 2013, 5:00 PM 30,458 Views 286 Comments

One man told TheJournal.ie of years of abuse and of how he will be forced to spend this Christmas away from his youngest daughter.

New committee report will ‘lift the lid’ on domestic abuse
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New committee report will ‘lift the lid’ on domestic abuse

Jun 29th 2013, 7:15 AM 3,247 Views 17 Comments

Vice Chairperson of the committee, Anne Ferris, has urged victims to get in touch to share their experiences and tell them how the system can be improved.

Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas
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Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas

Dec 25th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,269 Views 19 Comments

Amen has said fathers who have separated from their abusers are often denied access to their children over the holidays.

Feature: Hell hath no fury like a man scorned
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Feature: Hell hath no fury like a man scorned

Dec 15th 2012, 8:30 AM 15,975 Views 12 Comments

Journalist Colm Ó Broin investigates the statistics of murder of Irish women by those closest to them – and the patterns of abuse that can lead to such tragedy.

Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles
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Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles

Jul 2nd 2012, 8:20 PM 12,585 Views 56 Comments

Guests will also be able to download books of their choice and charge them to their rooms.

Column: Abused men often don’t tell anyone. Here’s why.
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Column: Abused men often don’t tell anyone. Here’s why.

Feb 26th 2012, 6:00 PM 1,040 Views 74 Comments

Men can be victims of domestic violence too – but society seems to want this problem to just go away, writes Niamh Farrell.