Speaking ahead of the event Bishop Cullinan said, 'We will gather in Knock to pray to our heavenly Mother for future mothers and their unborn children in our country.'
Inviting people to the event, Bishop Noel Treanor said, 'Within the Diocese of Down and Connor, the family is the beating heart of the Church.'
A unique concert will take place in Saint Mary’s Pro Cathedral tonight, 19 April, at 8.00pm, featuring two renowned boys’ choirs, the Palestrina, the boys’ choir of the Pro Cathedral, and the Escolanía de Montserrat. The Escolanía choir belongs to the Monastery of Montserrat and is one of the oldest boys’ choirs in Europe. Known [...]
‘Big Tom’s contribution to Irish social and cultural life has been enormous’ – Monsignor Joseph McGuinness
The Funeral Mass for Big Tom will be celebrated at 11.00am on Friday 20 April in Saint Patrick’s Church, Oram, in the parish of Castleblayney.
In his pastoral message, delivered at Masses in the diocese over the weekend, Bishop Buckley said, ‘Human life is sacred and precious. Every human being must be treated with the greatest respect.’
As part of his visit to the diocese Cardinal Eijk will serve as chief celebrant at Mass in the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity in Waterford on Monday 16 April at 10.30am.
The Holy Father highlighted that Baptism is ‘the day the Holy Spirit entered into our lives … it is our second birthday, our rebirth’.
As part of ongoing preparations for this year’s World Meeting of Families in Dublin in August, Kilmore diocese will host a six-week long series of discussions exploring themes from Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). The series will be hosted each Thursday night at the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre in Cavan, [...]
Pope Francis, in his address to the U.S. Congress on September 24, 2015, said Martin Luther King, Jr.’s dream continues to inspire Christians around the world.
Knock Shrine will host their 36th annual Mercy Sunday celebrations this Divine Mercy Sunday, 8 April.