News & Events

Enniscrone Church Golden Jubilee Publication

  On Friday evening November 20th, Bishop John Fleming was the Principal Celebrant at Mass to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of the Church of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven, Enniscrone.  Bishop John celebrated Mass with the priests of the parish, Fr. Eddie Rogan C.C. and Canon John George McHale P.P., together with a number of...

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Golden Jubilee of Enniscrone Church 1965-2015

    Bishop John Fleming will be the Principal Celebrant at concelebrated Mass on Friday November 20th, 2015 at 8.00pm as the local parish community celebrates the Golden Jubilee of the Church of Our Lady Assumed Into Heaven, Enniscrone. All are welcome for this special and joyful occasion.

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Jubilee Year of Mercy

      The Jubilee Year of Mercy will be inaugurated on 8th December 2015, the solemnity of the Immaculate Conception and will run until 20th November 2016 which is the solemnity of Christ the King. The Holy Door in St. Muredach’s Cathedral will be opened by Bishop Fleming on Sunday December 13th at 11.00am Mass....

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Historic Day – Students of The Newman Institute graduate with degrees

      Bishop Fleming welcomes first students of The Newman Institute to graduate with degrees.  “Adult faith formation is a vital element in the future development of our Catholic faith.  Without it many people will fail to discover the richness of our Catholic tradition; through it, an energetic Catholic faith can become a feature...

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Grow in Love – In-service update

  Now is a particularly significant time for primary school Religious Education as it marks the introduction of the Catholic Preschool and Primary Religious Education Curriculum for Ireland as well as Grow in Love, the new Religious Education programme. The roll out of Grow in Love is on a phased basis beginning with the Junior...

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St. Muredach’s Cathedral Restoration – An update

    Encouraging Financial News about the Cathedral Restoration Work.  The total amount collected for the Cathedral Restoration work up to the end of September 2015 is €457,913.87.  Thank you to all who have fundraised or contributed so generously.  The following is a breakdown of the monies received: Killala Diocesan Contribution: €250,000 Cathedral Restoration Envelopes:...

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Fundraising Concert for St. Muredach’s Cathedral

St. Muredach’s Cathedral Choir present An Evening of Winter Classics in the Twin Trees Hotel, Ballina in aid of the Cathedral Restoration on Saturday November 28th at 8pm. Also featuring the choir of St. Mary’s Secondary School. Tickets cost €15 and are on sale in the Pastoral Centre. Your support would be greatly appreciated.  ...

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Bereavement Programme of Events at Knock Shrine

  Bereavement Care at Knock Shrine.   During the month of November those who have lost loved ones know only too well what a lonely and difficult experience it is to deal with grief. At such times it is important to remember two things: one, help is available; and, two, understanding what we’re going through...

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Laudato Si

    Bishop Fleming is holding three evenings of reflection on Laudato Si. On Care of our Common Home.   They will be held in The Newman Institute, Ballina on Monday, October 19th; The Broadhaven Hotel, Belmullet on Tuesday, October 20th; and in Holy Hill Hermitage on Wednesday, October 21st. The reflections will be delivered...

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Killala Diocesan Priests’ Retreat 2015

  The Diocesan Priests’ Retreat was held in Star of the Sea Retreat Centre, Mullaghmore in mid October.   A trip to Inishmurray was organised and Mass was celebrated on the ancient Christian site.

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