Our COR Youth Group, aged between 14 and 18, will host a Christmas Carol Service at Termonbacca at 7pm on Sunday 11th December 2016. Come and join in Music, Prayer, The Nativity Story, a Raffle and a Sing Song! They will share their gifts and talents with us as they tell the Christmas Story the COR way!
Share the Good News #36 December issue includes:
- Pope Francis publishes new Apostolic Letter on Mercy
- Archbishop Diarmuid Martin on “the challenge” for faith in society
- Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly invites the faithful to ‘Come to the table’
Download the PDF Version on the link below.
Advent is a time of spiritual preparation for the Lord’s coming at Christmas. Advent also prepares us for the second coming of Christ at the end of time.
The online Advent Calendar will go live on the First Sunday of Advent which this year falls on Sunday 27 November.
Closing the Holy Door of Mercy in St Eugene’s Cathedral
Bishop Donal McKeown will close the Holy Door of Mercy in St Eugene’s Cathedral on Sunday (13th November) at the 12.30 pm Mass. Everyone is invited to participate in this Mass of Celebration marking the end of the Jubilee Year of Mercy.
Applications are now open for young people from the Diocese of Derry to be part of the Derry Diocesan Pilgrimage Youth Team.
The Youth Team will travel to Lourdes with the Derry Diocesan Pilgrimage on 1st - 6th July 2017.You should be in Year 13 (or equivalent) and under 18 years old at the time of the pilgrimage. The fare to travel as part of the Youth Team is £555. This can be met by fundraising initiatives which you should discuss with your school and parish. If your application is successful a deposit of £150 is required to secure the place.
Places are limited and applications must be submitted by 18th November 2016.
To apply online click here: APPLICATION FORM