Diocese of Derry

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Apr
26

Homily - Retreat to remember Sr Clare Crockett - Bishop McKeown

Good Shepherd Sunday, 25 April 2021  It is wonderful that people in the city and much further afield have been able to share in this festival of ...
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May
04

Homily - Fifth Sunday of Easter - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 2 May 2021 The theme of these Sundays after Easter has been how the young church should understand itself, after the Ascension of Jesus. We ha...
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Apr
12

Homily - Divine Mercy Sunday 2021 - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 11 April 2021  Those first days after the Resurrection of Jesus were tumultuous. Something was happening that the early disciples could n...
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Apr
04

Homily - Easter Sunday - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 4 April 2021  We have come through the tumultuous events of Holy Week. These had left the little group of disciples scattered and dishear...
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Apr
01

Homily - Chrism Mass 2021 - Bishop McKeown

Thursday, 1 April 2021  It is wonderful to be able to celebrate the annual Chrism Mass with at least some of God's holy anointed people. All thos...
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Mar
29

Homily - Palm Sunday 2021 - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 28 March 2021  This is the beginning of an intense week. We move on a page-turning journey from 'Hosanna' today to 'Alleluia' next Sunday...
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Mar
24

Homily - Fifth Sunday of Lent - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 21 March 2021 One week out from Holy Week, the scripture readings are very clearly focusing our attention on the suffering and death of Jesus ...
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Mar
17

Homily - Lá Fhéile Phádraig 2021 - Bishop McKeown

Wednesday, 17 March 2021 Today we remember a figure from history who has had many faces. Nowadays his representations move between a pious figure dres...
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Mar
14

Homily - Fourth Sunday in Lent - Bishop McKeown

The Lenten journey drives us on relentlessly – because Christ is preparing us to face the awful reality of Holy Week. Today – just three weeks from Ea...
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Mar
07

Homily - A Third Sunday in Lent - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 7 March 2021  Each of the Sundays in Lent invite us to accompany Jesus into dangerous territory. The first Sunday asked us to stand with ...
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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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