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Diocese of Derry Environmental Strategy

The diocese environmental group 'Laudato Si Derry' has developed a diocesan environmental policy to help and support each of us in our parishes address the crisis of climate and biodiversity loss and care for God's creation.

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18 September 2023
The September 2023 edition of 'The Net', the monthly publication sharing the fruits of the faith in our parish communities within the Diocese of Derry and beyond. The NET is available online as well as hardcopy in all parishes - check your local pari...
10 September 2023
We pray for Deacon Shephen Ward who will be ordained to the priesthood today, Sunday, 10 September 2023. Stephen is the eldest of two children born to Patricia and the late Paul Ward, of Killyclogher, Co Tyrone. In January, at Stephen's ordination to...
24 August 2023
The Season of Creation has a special significance for the Catholic Church, particularly since Pope Francis established 1 September as an annual World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. The Season of Creation is marked throughout the Christian wo...
17 August 2023
Beginning on Thursday, 14th September 7:30pm - 8:30pm Termonbacca Carmelite retreat centre, Derry will host a monthly talk on different elements of the faith. The talks are aimed at leading the participants towards personal development through medita...

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    Deepening your Catholic faith through understanding of the Church's Doctrine
    Date 17.08.2023 10:00 am - 14.12.2023 7:30 pm

    Beginning on Thursday, 14th September 7:30pm - 8:30pm Termonbacca Carmelite Retreat Centre, Derry will host a monthly talk on different elements of the faith.

    The talks are aimed at leading participants towards personal development through meditative prayer and convivial discussions of the Church doctrines.

    View full details can be viewed by clicking here

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      There are more than 100 clergy members throughout the 51 parishes in the Diocese in Derry City, County Derry, County Donegal and County Tyrone.

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      Francis Street, Derry
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