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The Net - June 2020

The June 2020 edition of 'The Net', the monthly publication sharing the fruits of the faith in parishes and schools within the Diocese of Derry.  


Coverage in this month's edition includes: 

  • Bishop Donal asks - How can we help young people renew the Church?
  • Diocesan online youth programme to continue into summer
  • Special celebration for Newtownstewart Holy Communicants
  • Cappagh Youth Holy Hours
  • Drumragh family's virtual vigil in Sacred Heart Church
  • JPII participants looking forward to completing Award
  • CBS Omagh keeping the faith online
  • Lumen Christi family staying connected
  • St Brigid's College continues to be a beacon of light
  • St Joseph's pupils encouraged to engage in daily prayer
  • Celebrating St Columba – a Derry tradition by Ivor Doherty
  • Sisters, Bridget Quigley & Nellie Kerlin stay true to their Donegal roots
  • Drumragh reflection on new ways of engaging in parish life
  • Three Patrons parishioner shares power of The Little Flower
  • Little Saint of Lisieux as close as ever by Roseann O'Donnell
  • Lifford faithful honour Our Lady
  • Kilrea parishioner, Patricia Casey shares faith story
  • Fr Oliver Crilly launches Irish book in lead-up to 80th birthday
  • Shalom Media Award delight for Cappagh parishioner
  • Columba Community founder celebrates 80th birthday
  • Remembering the late Bridin McDermott
  • Sr Mary McCloskey SSCC reflects on The Way of the Heart
  • A mystical espousal to Christ by Taryn Watkins

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  • Irish Page by Fr Oliver Crilly
  • Ireland has its Round Towers...Derry has its Long Tower by Stephen Doherty
  • FrPeter McCawille writes on leading lives of quiet isolation
  • Grandparents and grandchildren encouraged to share stories
  • Journeying with great mysteries of our salvation – Bishop Donal
  • The gift of the Holy Spirit by Fr Stephen Quinn OCD
  • Urgent appeal of Our Lady of Fatima by Anne Lench
  • St Eugene's turned into virtual Lough Dergby Roseann O'Donnell
  • Mary O'Boyle honoured to be part of Diocesan Catechetical Team
  • Online information session on Masters in Catholic School Leadership
  • A Word of God for your Family Life by Fr Johnny Doherty CSsR
  • Derry Diocese celebrates World Communications Day online
  • Fifth anniversary of Laudato Si by Noel Bradley
  • Columba in Song by Vera McFadden
  • Children's Catechism Club by Veronica Harley
  • Prayer for Grandparents
  • Parish Post-its
  • Quiz Time with Lawrence
Homily - Pentecost - Bishop Donal McKeown
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