Bishop of Kerry Critical of Casual Attitude towards Sacraments

Offering scaraments to those who do not have faith makes a mockery of the process according to a spokesman for the diocese.Fr. Rory O`Sullivan said the Bishop highlighted the issue of sacraments at the annual chrism mass remind people of the community aspect to them.He criticised the casual attitude taken towards religious events by some people.Weddings, christenings, communion, confirmation, ordinations and funerals were all highlighted as areas where the focus needs to be more respectful rather than on the clothes and presents.Fr. Rory says the Bishop was targeting those who do not have faith but still want the sacraments.