Service of remembrance for those bereaved through death of a child

Newry Cathedral News

SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE for parents and families who have been bereaved through pregnancy loss or the death of a baby, child or young person in Daisy Hill Hospital or the wider community, will take place in Newry Town Hall on Sun 3 Nov 2019 at 3pm.

Autumn Retreat- Journeying with the Word of God…

Newry Cathedral News

Autumn Retreat- Journeying with the Word of God in Ordinary Time Led by Fr Joseph Ralph OP “He opened their minds to understand the scriptures”- Luke24:45 Saturday 19th October 2019 – 10am-5pm Light lunch included Suggested donation £15.00 Deposit secures place Venue:- Lectio Centre 33-37 Dominic Street Newry BT35 8BN Tele. 028 30 62178 Email:- [email protected]

Take action: Unregulated abortion in NI

Newry Cathedral News

UNREGULATED ABORTION IN NI At a meeting of the Northern Bishops, it was agreed that every parish in the North be encouraged to promote the following initiatives in response to the allowing for unregulated abortion in NI. Please support the online petition by Baroness Nuala O’Loan calling for action to prevent unregulated abortion in NI. The petition can be found …

Novena to St. Jude Oct 20th ‒ 28th

Newry Cathedral News

Newry Parish Novena 20th ‒ 28th October in honour of St. Jude A Novena is a very special time of grace set aside for people to come together and pray, along with their priest, for their intentions and the intentions of their loved ones. “Ask and you shall receive” is what Jesus told us. So let us make time to …

Prayer service ‘For Ireland and for Humanity’

Newry Cathedral News

To mark both the visit of Pope Francis to our country one year ago, and the 40th anniversary of Pope St John Paul II’s visit, Archbishop Eamon Martin will lead a short prayer service ‘For Ireland and for Humanity’ on September 29 at 5pm at the Papal cross near Drogheda. Archbishop Eamon has invited the faithful in the Diocese of …

Photos: Conferment of Deacons

Newry Cathedral News

Today at the 12noon Mass in Newry Cathedral, Archbishop Eamon Martin conferred the ‘Rite of Lector’ upon the Candidates preparing to become Permanent Deacons for the Archdiocese of Armagh and the Diocese of Dromore. The Rite of Lector is one milestone in the process of formation for permanent deacons. Our congratulations to the candidates as they continue their journey towards …

Concert: Music of Hope – Mayobridge, 13th Oct

Newry Cathedral News

MUSIC OF HOPE Sunday 13th October ‒ 7.30pm, St. Patrick’s Church, Mayobridge Guest Artists: Fr. Liam Lawton, Malachi Cush, Karl McGuckin & Mayobridge Youth Choir. Price £15.00. Tickets available from Gilliam Fitzpatrick Tel: 07736522929 or Email: [email protected] All monies raised will go to ALPS and PIPS Hope & Support. The Concert coincides with end of world Mental Health Week.

Parish notices

Newry Cathedral News

ADVANCE PARISH NOTIFICATIONS 1: From Monday 30th Sept the Parish Office will close for Lunch from 1.00pm-2.00pm. Emergency Cover is available by phone. 2: A priest will be available on Monday night from 7.00pm ‒ 8.00pm for those preparing for Marriage from Monday 30th Sept 2019. 3: Keeping in line with the Bishop’s Directive regarding Mass Stipends from Tuesday 1st …

Youth Pilgrimage to Knock 27th Sept

Newry Cathedral News

The John Paul II Awards are hosting their National Pilgrimage to Knock on Friday 27th September 2019. Are you between the age of 16 & 18? Our theme is “Life to The Full” ‒ Positive Friendships ‒ Your Parish Needs You Now!. Guest speaker will be Emma Walsh, Live music by Elation Ministries. The pilgrimage will start at 11am and will …