Newry Parish Family Walk Wednesday 21 June

Newry Cathedral News

Newry Parish Family Walk Wednesday 21 June Registration from 7.00pm that evening. Proceeds to support Newry youth activities, £5 per person or £10 per family. Come and enjoy the mid-summer evening with friends.   Route: Newry Conference & Banqueting Centre to Dublin Bridge via The Mall and Mary Street, Dublin Road, ⛪️ Dominic Street (Newry Dominican), Patrick Street, Monaghan Street, …

Press Release: Golden Jubilee of Canon Michael Hackett

Newry Cathedral Press

Newry Cathedral Parish Newry Parish Office 38-40 Hill Street Co. Down Newry BT34 1AT   PRESS RELEASE Dromore Priest Celebrates Fiftieth Anniversary of Ordination Newry, June 18, 2017:  A Mass of thanksgiving was celebrated at The Cathedral of Ss Patrick and Colman, Newry, on Sunday, 18th June, at 12 noon to mark the Golden Jubilee of Canon Michael Hackett’s Ordination. …

Golden Jubilee of Canon of Michael Hackett 12 Noon Mass, Sunday

Newry Cathedral News

This Sunday, 18th June, at 12 noon Mass, we will celebrate the Golden Jubilee Canon of Michael Hackett’s Ordination (18th June 1967). Canon Hackett was born in Augher, Co Tyrone and attended Aughadarragh Primary School and St Colman’s College before studying for the priesthood. After his Ordination he was appointed to the Staff of St. Colman’s College as an Assistant Teacher where …

Summer Camp for Primary 4-7 Children: 24th – 28th July

Newry Cathedral News

Newry Parish Youth Leaders are pleased to offer a Summer Camp for P4-7 Children in Newry Parish Centre on Monday 24th – Friday 28th July Activities are centred on fun, faith and friendship. Cost for the programme is £20 per child for the week; places will be limited. Registration will take place on Sunday 25th June from 12-2pm in the …

World Meeting of Families Volunteer Applications Now Open

Newry Cathedral News

The World Meeting of Families 2018 will attract thousands of Irish and International pilgrims to Dublin. Pope Francis chose Ireland to host the event in August 2018. Volunteers are vital to the success of this event. The Volunteer Application Process is now open. Click here to find out how you could play your part.

Guided Tours of Newry Cathedral

Newry Cathedral News

From an outlawed faith community worshiping secretly in the wilderness to the builders of a magnificent temple, from a swamp near the riverside to a majestic gothic edifice, from Newry architects and craftsmen to continental artisans, the almost 200-year story of Newry Cathedral is full of surprises. Join our experts for a 90-minute tour of the cathedral to hear the …

Summer Camp for ages 12 & 13: July 4th – 7th

Newry Cathedral News

Summer Camp at YMCA Newcastle 4th July ‒ 7th July Summer Camp for young people aged 12 & 13 years. An adventure in faith using the challenge of outdoor pursuits, swimming, African drumming, art, night walks and much more…plus daily prayer. Information letters and registration forms are available from the Parish Office, Hill Street. Book early places are limited. For …


Newry Cathedral News

Bishop McAreavey wishes to establish a Diocesan Pastoral Council and has invited Newry Pastoral Area to nominate three members. Anyone wishing to be considered for a place on the Council is invited to complete an expression of interest form which may be obtained from the Parish Office. Completed forms should be returned in a sealed envelope to the Administrator by …

Full details: Pastoral Workers Training Programme

Newry Cathedral News

This text is taken from a presentation delivered on 20th March, 2017 in Newry Parish Centre Where our Parishes are today Increasing demand on the parish to provide services Need for people on the ground to keep parishes alive Ageing priest profile Addressing that Reality Train willing volunteers who have the desire and goodwill to meet the needs of our parish …