Official: Adams ‘more popular than Jesus’

How the Catholic Church must look on with envy: the student has surpassed the master. Aine Tyrell’s first interview since Insight is a huge story – and many, many journalists were attempting to land it, as it would have been quite a coup. Normally a story that big, once broken in the Sundays, would be all over the Monday news, repeated in every outlet. So, what happened? The Bishop of West Belfast holds the most powerful office on the island of Ireland, even more powerful than the Catholic Church itself.