Varadkar’s speech points to normalisation of Church-state relationship

Varadkar’s speech points to normalisation of Church-state relationship
Leo Varadkar at Dublin Castle yesterday

Varadkar guides the Church towards an understanding of modern Ireland

When Leo Varadkar got to his feet in Saint Patrick’s Hall in Dublin Castle yesterday, the television cameras panned over former holders of his office. One could not help but wonder what they might have said at such an occasion.

Bertie Ahern, who was taoiseach when the Ferns Report was published in 2005 described the extent of the abuse uncovered as a “disappointment”, but said it must be taken in the context of the...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post