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Celebrate St. Patrick
According to Patrician scholar, Máire B. de Paor, the evidence of St Patrick’s Confession favours Silva Focluti, the Wood of Fochaill, on the western shore of Killala Bay, as the location of the six years Patrick spent in captivity in Ireland. If that’s the case then the presumption is that when Patrick returned...
Bishop Fleming’s Lenten Pastoral Letter
Read Bishop Fleming’s Pastoral Letter – Lent 2017.
Ash Wednesday – March 1st
Repent and believe the Good News!! Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, March 1st. The season of Lent provides us with another opportunity to draw closer to God. Sometimes we only associate the word ‘repent’ with being sorry, but from a faith perspective, to ‘repent’ also means turning one’s heart and mind towards God and...
Trócaire Lenten Resources
Lent begins on Wednesday 1 March. Trócaire, the overseas development agency of the Catholic Church has developed a new series of educational resources for use by schools and youth groups. Trócaire’s Lent 2017 educational resources focus on climate change, climate justice and climate for Early Years to Post-Primary classrooms, as well as Youth groups/programmes....
Bishop Fleming reflects on Ad Limina in Rome
Watch Bishop John Fleming reflecting on his visit with Pope Francis during the recent Ad Limina in January.
World Meeting of Families 2018
The World Meeting of Families will take place in August, 2018. For more information please click on the link.
Message of Pope Francis for Lent
MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR LENT 2017 “The Word is a gift. Other persons are a gift” Dear Brothers and Sisters, Lent is a new beginning, a path leading to the certain goal of Easter, Christ’s victory over death. This season urgently calls us to conversion. Christians are asked to return to...
Concert in aid of Cathedral Restoration
St. Muredach's Cathedral Choir with special guests St. Mary's Secondary School and Fr. Ray Kelly present Raise Your Voices St. Muredach's Cathedral Friday February 3rd at 8.00pm.
Message of Pope Francis
The World Day of Migrants and Refugees is marked on Sunday 15 January, 2017. Pope Francis has chosen to focus on the theme of Child Migrants, the Vulnerable and the Voiceless for his 2017 message.
World Day of Migrants and Refugees January – 15th
The Council for Immigrants of the Irish Bishops’ Conference has released a parish resource pack to celebrate the World Day for Migrants and Refugees on Sunday 15 January 2017.