The Challenges of Pope Francis to the Church in Ireland

Talk by John Allen Jr

You are invited to an evening with John L Allen Jr on Thursday, 16 August 2018 at 7.30pm in St Brigid’s Parish Centre, Derryvolgie Avenue, Belfast.

John is the editor of Crux, specialising in coverage of the Vatican and the Catholic Church.   John is the author of nine books on the Vatican and Catholic affairs, and also is a popular speaker on Catholicism both in the United States and internationally.   In 2014 John was Keynote Speaker at the inaugural Faith and Life Convention and spoke to use about the three main pillars of Francis’ Papacy.   Ahead of the World Meeting of Families we are delighted to welcome John Allen once again to the Diocese where together we will be reflecting on the recent writings of Pope Francis and the challenge that Pope Francis is encouraging us to embrace here in Ireland.   Everyone welcome.