Mar
15

Homily - Third Sunday in Lent - Bishop McKeown

Third Sunday in Lent  15 March 2020 Today's readings present two different crises. In the first reading, during the long trek out of Egypt to the...
Mar
13

Pastoral Statement from Bishop of Derry

The Coronavirus - precautionary measures and pastoral response  Statement issued: Friday, 13 March 2020 The Coronavirus has created a lot of worr...
Mar
12

Parish churches in the Diocese of Derry with live Mass broadcasts

Those who are unable to attend weekend Masses in their parish are encouraged to mark Sunday as well as they can by participating in Masses which are t...
Mar
12

Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference statement on liturgical considerations in the context of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Serving the common good As people of faith we are called to face the fears of this moment with a courage not our own and with a generous heart. God is...
Mar
06

Sleep Out

On Friday 28th of February 2020 seventy-five young people aged between 15 and 18 from across the Diocese of Derry attended an all-night Sleep Out–Stay...
Mar
06

The Net. The March edition of The Net is now available

The March Edition of the NET is now available:  This edition coverage includes: Iskaheen & Upper Moville celebration of youth; Cele...
Feb
26

Ash Wednesday 2020 Homily - Bishop Donal

Ash Wednesday 2020 To many people the message of Lent seems crazy. In a competitive culture where the message is 'enjoy yourself' and get the biggest,...
Feb
24

Message of Pope Francis for Lent 2020

"We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God" (2 Cor 5:20)  Dear Brothers and Sisters, This year the Lord grants us, once again, a f...
Feb
24

A message for Lent 2020 from Bishop Donal. An invitation to look at the life of service to which God is calling us.

Lenten Invitation from Bishop McKeown During the six weeks of Lent 2020, I invite you, as individuals, as families and parish faith communities of the...
Feb
03

Youth Work Training Opportunity

NOTICE Unfortunately, due to insufficient numbers this course will not be running at this time. We hope to offer the training opportunity again in the...