Our Three Day Pilgrimage to Lough Derg
led by Bishop McKeown

Friday, 26th to Sunday, 28th July 2024

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Latest News & Events around the Diocese

15 July 2024
Grandparents are our heritage and are essential members of our families and communities. That is why a special day, Grandparents Day in School, is set aside every year to honour them. On Sunday 28 July, the World Day for Grandparents and Elderly will...
11 July 2024
Q: I once heard a priest talk about Ordinary Time and that it didn't mean 'plain' or that other times were more important. Of course, I can't remember how he explained it. Can you explain some more? A: I personally was not there when your priest was ...
10 July 2024
'Instrumentum Laboris', the text that will guide the work of the second session of the XVI (16th) Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod in October 2024 has been published by the Vatican. The 'Instrumentum Laboris', or "working tool" for the upcoming...
09 July 2024
"Every human person possesses an infinite dignity, inalienably grounded in his or her very being, which prevails in and beyond every circumstance, state, or situation the person may ever encounter."[1] With that in mind, the Bishops of Ireland wish t...

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