Thursday September 24, 2020

Religious bodies forced to sell land

Susan Mitchell's article, ‘Ruling makes lands a religious goldmine' (SBP, 20/2/05), is, in my opinion, deeply offensive and cynical in tone towards those religious congregations selling their lands in the Dublin area.

12th March, 2005

Susan Mitchell's article, ‘Ruling makes lands a religious goldmine' (SBP, 20/2/05), is, in my opinion, deeply offensive and cynical in tone towards those religious congregations selling their lands in the Dublin area. I am sure that these religious congregations are not cashing in on the property boom, as the article implies.

The reality is that Ireland is becoming a more and more secular society, and religious orders - through lack of manpower or vocations -...

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