Sacraments for children in a non-Catholic Primary School

Newry Cathedral News

Parents/Guardians ‒ If your child attends a non-Catholic Primary School and you would like him/her to receive the Sacraments of Reconcilaition, First Holy Communion or Confirmation in 2019 please contact the Parish Office, Hill Street, Newry, Tel; 028 30262586 to make arrangements.

Pilgrimage to Knock – 30th September

Newry Cathedral News

LEGION OF MARY Pilgrimage to Knock on Sunday 30th September 2018. Bus leaves Warrenpoint at 6.30am, the Dominican Church 6.40am & The Mall, Newry at 6.45am. Cost: £35 includes 2 meals. For further information telephone Vera Fegan 028 417 73133 or Mary Cookson 028 308 21789 or McAnulty’s on 028 417 52228.

Pantomine Horse Derby and Garden Fete

Newry Cathedral News

All-Ireland Pantomine Horse Derby and Garden Fete in aid of Life & Time Charity in the grounds of Rostrevor House on Sunday 16th September from 1pm to 6pm. Promises to be a fantastic family day out! Featuring: old time funfair, traditional games to play and win, local music acts, tug of war competition, tossing the Sheaf, Arts and Crafts Fair, Tea Rooms …

Rosary on the Coast – 7th October

Newry Cathedral News

Rosary on the Coast for Life and Faith, Ireland Following the passing of the referendum removing the protection of unborn babies in Ireland we ask you come and pray the Rosary on the Coasts of Ireland on 7th October, 2018 for the protection of unborn babies and for the strengthening of the Catholic Faith. Sign up to a location in …

Triduum of St. Pio (Padre Pio) 21st – 23rd Sept.

Newry Cathedral News

Triduum of St. Pio (Padre Pio) Knights of St. Columbanus CK10 Friday 21st September 2018 St. Mary’s Church ‒ 7.30pm ‒ Rosary & Prayers Saturday 22nd September 2018 St. Mary’s Church ‒ 7.30pm ‒ Benediction & Prayers Sunday 23rd September 2018 Feast of St. Pio Mass will be celebrated at 3.00pm at St. Pio’s Shrine, Mass Rock, Ballyholland.

Cathedral Stained Glass Window tour – 19th Sept

Newry Cathedral News

Due to the interest shown in the recent tour of the beautiful stained-glass windows in the Cathedral, an additional tour will take place on Wednesday 19th September at 2.00pm. This timing will enable the tour to optimise the daylight available in the afternoon. The 60 images in the stained-glass illustrate stories from the Old and New Testaments. Furthermore, there are …

New members wanted for the Cathedral Choirs

Newry Cathedral News

Cathedral Senior Choir: Members meet every Thursday night from 7.30pm ‒ 9.00pm in Newry Parish Centre (entrance from the Mall). Practices resume on Thursday, 13th September 2018 at 7.30pm. In order to provide appropriate music to enrich the celebration of the 10.00am Mass each Sunday and all the special occasions that are celebrated in the Cathedral, we invite anyone, male …

Letter from Bishop Philip Boyce – Welcoming the World Meeting of Families

Newry Cathedral News

Pastoral Letter from Bishop Philip Boyce Apostolic Administrator Welcoming the World Meeting of Families 17th August 2018 Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Last Saturday I gathered among many members of the Diocese to welcome the relics of Saint Therese of Lisieux and of her parents, Saints Louis and Zelie Martin, to Newry Cathedral. I was moved by the sight …