Annual Hospice Towpath Walk – 14th April

Newry Cathedral News

Southern Area Hospice would like to invite you to the Annual Hospice Towpath Walk taking place on Sunday 14th April at 3pm. Hospice volunteer and walk organiser, Deborah Kennedy, invites everyone in the community to get involved with the walk and support their local Hospice. Everyone will meet at Newry Cue Club for 3pm sharp where the walk (approx. 6k) …

Support for bereaved parents

Newry Cathedral News

Anam Cara Armagh, the organisation that supports bereaved parents, is holding a Parent Evening for bereaved parents on Wednesday 27th of March at 7:20pm in the Armagh City Hotel, Armagh, BT60 4FR. This event is free and open to all bereaved parents regardless of the age your child died, the circumstances of their death, or whether their death was recent …

Benedictine Monks – Easter Triduum Retreat

Newry Cathedral News

The Benedictine Monks, Rostrevor, invite men (18-40) to an Easter Triduum Retreat from Holy Thursday 18th April until Sunday 20th April 2019. Take time to reflect. Examine your life and consider your call. If interested, please contact: Fr Thierry: benedictinemonks@btinternet.com Facebook: Benedictine Monks Rostrevor / Twitter: @rostrevormonks

Notice: Anniversary Requests

Newry Cathedral News

All Anniversaries & Month’s Minds Masses should be left in the Parish Office no later than 12 noon on the Thursday of the week before the Annivesary is due to be remembered, this includes Saturday Anniversaries. You can leave anniversaries in as early as you wish, but anniversaries left in after this time are considered late, and therefore there is …

Mass times for Saint Patrick’s Day

Newry Cathedral News

Mass times for Saint Patrick’s day are as per the normal Sunday schedule. A collection for the support Conradh na Gaelilge will be held outside all Masses in our parish on St. Patrick’s Day. Please note that the bulletin contains errors and the correct Mass times are as below. Newry Cathedral: Saturday 16th March ‒ 6.00pm (Vigil Mass) Sunday 17th March …

Stations of the Cross during Lent

Newry Cathedral News

The season of Lent is the foundation of our preparation for the great feast of Easter. Lent gives us time to turn our thoughts towards renewal in prayer, self-denial, penance and care for those in need. Please join us in praying the Stations of the Cross. Stations on Friday The Stations of the Cross will be recited after the 10.30am …

Next ALPHA Course Starts 21st March

Newry Cathedral News

TRY ALPHA If you would like to take time out to think and talk about life, faith and meaning then come along to the Alpha programme in Newry Parish Centre at 7.30pm on Thursday 21st March. Alpha is delivered via a series of thirty minute videos which are designed to engage and inspire conversation. It enables people to ask their …

Retreat During Lent

Newry Cathedral News

During the period of Lent there will be a Guided Retreat in St. Clare’s Convent, Glenvale in preparation for the beautiful Feast of Easter. Retreat begins on Sunday 10th March at 7.30pm Concludes on Sunday 14th April at 7.30pm. The retreat has two components: a) Participants meet with their guide ONE DAY each week at a time and day suitable to …

Lectio Divina for Newcomers

Newry Cathedral News

This Lenten season you are invited to meet with the Living Word ‒ Jesus Christ, in the venue of his written word ‒ Scripture. Lectio Divina for Newcomers “Make your home in me just as I do in you” – John 15:4. Introducing the practice of Lectio Divina. Reading, Recognising, Responding, Resting-in, and Reflecting on the Sunday Gospel. The Lenten Series …

Important: Safeguarding Awareness

Newry Cathedral News

As part of the new Safeguarding Process, new Safeguarding Awareness sessions were introduced in 2018 and all volunteers in the Parish are required to undertake these new sessions. This process will ensure that all volunteers in the parish are fully briefed on the new procedures and also enable us, the safeguarding leaders to compile an accurate list of those active …