Postponed: JP II Award Launch

Newry Cathedral News

Postponed As a result of adverse weather conditions and schools remaining closed on Tuesday 17th October, Newry Parish Youth leaders have decided to postpone the Parish launch of the new intake of the Pope John Paul II Award which was to take place on Tuesday evening in the Parish centre. The launch will be rescheduled to a date in the …

Volunteer Celebration Mass – Wednesday 18th at 7.30pm

Newry Cathedral News

A special Mass will be celebrated this Wednesday, 18th October, in Newry Cathedral at 7.30pm to give thanks for the huge number of volunteers who contribute so much to the life of our parish. All are welcome to join in this celebration.

Adult Safeguarding Training – Saturday 14th Oct

Newry Cathedral News

An Adult Safeguarding Training Session has been organised in Newry Parish on Saturday 14th October from 10.00am ‒ 1.00pm. This training is specifically for Eucharistic Ministers to the housebound. There are twenty five places available and more training will be offered later in the year. To book a place, leave your name, address and telephone number with your Parish Priest …

World Meeting of Families Launch Event – this Thursday 7.30pm

Newry Cathedral News

World Meeting of Families Dromore Diocese is launching its campaign for World Meeting of Families. Although the Congress itself is August 2018, there are months of activities before the event. The World Meeting of Families is held every three years, it has been held in cities including, Rome, Rio de Janeiro and Manila and will be held in Dublin next …

Hospice Midnight Memory Walk Sat 7th October

Newry Cathedral News

Annual Hospice Midnight Memory Walk Saturday 7th October starting at St. Colman’s College, Violet Hill, Newry at midnight 6km walk. Take part in memory of a loved one and put a special message on our memory wall. Suitable for the whole family. Why not get your friends, family or colleagues together? To register contact us on 028 3025133 or email doyle@southernarehospiceservices.org …

Two Hearts Retreat: Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th October

Newry Cathedral News

Two Hearts Retreat in Armagh City Hotel Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th October Following the recent visit of Our Lady of Fatima Centennial Statue, the Alliance of the Two Hearts will hold a follow-up retreat led by International Spiritual Director Fr. Edgardo Arellano (Fr. Bing). The retreat is open to all, including families. For further information contact Mary Rose 07754837045, …

Annual Baptism Celebration Mass: 1st October

Newry Cathedral News

Celebrating the Sacrament of Baptism: A Mass of Thanksgiving Sunday 1st October 2017 at 1.00pm in St. Brigid’s Church To mark the ‘Day for Life’ on Sunday 1st October, the priests of Newry Parish have chosen this day to highlight the significance and importance of the Sacrament of Baptism by concelebrating a Mass of Thanksgiving at 1.00pm in St. Brigid’s Church …

Event: Preparation for First Holy Communion

Newry Cathedral News

PARENTS OF P4 CHILDREN An information meeting will be held on Wednesday 11th October at 7.30pm in St. Joseph’s High School, Armagh Road for the Do This In Memory Programme. This is a programme to assist parents and P4 children for First Holy Communion. Wee hope to see you there.

City of Merchants Festival – Short Cathedral Tours

Newry Cathedral News

City of Merchants is a brand-new weekend event celebrating the rich maritime and industrial history of Newry. The festival runs from 29th of September until 1st of October. As part of the festival, we will be offering free guided tours of Newry Cathedral on Friday 29th September. (This Friday.) The tours each last 30 minutes and will run every half-hour between …