World Meeting of Families Events

Newry Cathedral News

Conversations week 2 Week 2 of the World Meeting of Families series of Parish Conversations entitled, “The Christian Vision for The Family” Will take place in the Parish Centre, The Mall on Wednesday 7th March, at 7.30pm. All welcome. Rosary with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament Rosary with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament in St. Clare’s Convent, Ashgrove every Sunday …

Letter to People, Religious and Clergy of the Diocese.

Newry Cathedral News

Letter to People, Religious and Clergy of the Diocese. 2nd March 2018 Today I am writing my letter of resignation as Bishop of Dromore to Pope Francis. I do so with a heavy heart.  I wrestled with this decision over recent weeks; it was not an easy decision to take.  Following recent media coverage which has disturbed and upset many people, I decided …

Mass and Confession times for Christmas

Newry Cathedral News

CHRISTMAS MASSES IN NEWRY PARISH Newry Cathedral Christmas Eve 9pm (Carols 8.30pm), 12 midnight (Polish Mass) Christmas Day: 8.30am, 10.00am & 12 noon PLEASE NOTE: NO 5.30PM MASS IN THE CATHEDRAL ON CHRISTMAS EVE OR CHRISTMAS DAY.   St. Brigid’s Church Christmas Eve: 7.30pm ( Carols 7.00pm) Christmas Day: 9.30am (po polsku) & 11.30am (Mass in English)   St. Mary’s …

Blessing of Nativity Scenes: Weekend 16th/17th December

Newry Cathedral News

On the Gaudete Sunday (the third Sunday of Advent) Roman families gather with their Baby Jesus figurines at St Peter’s Square to have them blessed by Pope Francis. For the third year running, Newry Parish will aslo observe this beautiful tradition. Please bring your nativity scenes or Baby Jesus fugurines for a special blessing at the following Masses: ♣ Saturday …

Our Lady’s Grammar School Open Night – 5th December

Newry Cathedral News

Our Lady’s Grammar School, Chequer Hill, Newry The Open Night will take place on Tuesday 5th December 2017 from 7.15pm ‒ 10.00pm. The Principal’s Address will be at 7.30pm & 8.30pm respectively. Parents and P.7 girls will be very welcome to look around the school and talk to the teachers and pupils. Any prospective A Level Students who may be …

Rosary on the Coasts for Life and Faith – Sunday 26 November

Newry Cathedral News

Date and time: Sunday 26 November, 2.30PM Location: The Ramparts, Warrenpoint Road, Newry. (GPS 54.111297, -6.279760) What to bring: Please bring your rosary, if you have one, and click to download the Prayer Programme and Hymn sheet, if you can, and bring them with you to your chosen location. You may also wish to bring a Miraculous medal. Learn more: www.coastalrosaryireland.ie Background: Over the last …

Newry Cathedral receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Newry Cathedral News

Newry Cathedral has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Now in its seventh year, the achievement celebrates visitor attractions that have earned great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include restaurants, accommodations and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience. Expert volunteer guides have been leading free guided tours of …

Relic of St. Teresa of Calcutta Homecoming Mass

Newry Cathedral News

The Relic of St. Teresa of Calcutta (Mother Teresa) will return from its tour of the cathedrals of Ireland to its new, permanent home in Newry Cathedral on Friday 11th August with the celebration of Mass at 7.30pm. The tour is organised by The Knights of St. Columbanus and the Associate Knights. The Relic will arrive in procession at 7.20pm …

Summer Scheme Success

Newry Cathedral News

On behalf of Parish Youth Leaders we would like to say a huge ‘Thank-you’ to all those who participated in the Parish Summer Camp.  We had a truly memorable and inspiring week; filled with lots of fun and laughter, our faith was nourished and special friendships formed. Activities included: Fitness Freddie; craft; Dance Academy; African drumming; cake decorating; puppet making …