Diocese of Derry

News

May
16

Homily - Ascension - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 16 May 2021 This is the day for which Jesus had been preparing his disciples. For three years, they had walked in his footsteps, trusting that...

Continue reading
May
10

Homily - Sixth Sunday of Easter - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 9 May 2021  We are now just two weeks away from Pentecost. The Liturgy has invited us to meet the mystery of the Risen Christ. Then we we...

Continue reading
Apr
26

Homily - Good Shepherd Sunday - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 25 April 2021  On the Sundays since Easter, we have been focused on the message that the early church proclaimed about the death and resu...

Continue reading
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 ...

Continue reading
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...

Continue reading
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...

Continue reading
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...

Continue reading
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...

Continue reading
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...

Continue reading
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 ...

Continue reading

Contact Info

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

Publish modules to the "offcanvas" position.