Diocese of Derry

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Aug
07

Preparing for Confirmation - Come Holy Spirit

The Sacrament of Confirmation confirms the presence of the Holy Spirit in each one of us. The word 'confirmation' comes from the two root words - 'to ...
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Aug
05

Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of John Hume

The Funeral Mass was held today, Wednesday, 5 August for the late John Hume RIP at 11:30am in the Cathedral of Saint Eugene, Derry. The Mass was celeb...
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Aug
03

UPDATE: Information for the Funeral of John Hume RIP

The Hume Family ask that people stay at home this evening as Mr Hume's remains are brought to St Eugene's Cathedral, Derry This evening the removal of...
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Aug
03

Statement on the death of John Hume RIP by Bishop Donal McKeown

The death of John Hume, one of the greatest peacemakers and champions of social justice of our time, will be felt by many people locally and around th...
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Aug
03

Homily - 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 2 August 2020   The 'news' referred to at the beginning of the Gospel passage is the death in prison of John the Baptist. Not surprisingl...
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Jul
29

Working with Youth in Parish - Personal Testimonies

Tony Brennan, Diocese of Derry talks to Charlotte Gormley, Parish Leader, St Eugene's Parish, Derry about living in a faith community (DYC) and workin...
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Jul
26

Homily - 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 26 July 2020  As you know, this year, we have been walking with Jesus in St Matthew's Gospel, as he reveals to his disciples what it mean...
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Jul
23

DYC Gap Year - An opportunity to support our young people in our diocese

The Derry Youth Community (DYC) support all of the youth activities within the Diocese of Derry. DYC are seeking new members to join. This is a fantas...
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Jul
22

The Season of Creation - 1st September to 4th October 2020

Pope Francis established 1st September as an annual World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.   The Season of Creation or Creation Time, is m...
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Jul
20

Syro-Malabar Youth Derry reflections during Covid-19

A shortfilm by youth of St.Mary's Syro-Malabar Derry, Ireland on reflections on pandemics with Pope Francis.  This film was inspired by Rev. Dr.J...
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Contact Info

Diocesan Offices
St Eugene’s Cathedral
Francis Street, Derry
BT48 9AP | Tel: 028 7126 2302

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