Ash Wednesday Mass times

Newry Cathedral News

Wednesday 26 February is Ash Wednesday. It begins the Holy Season of Lent and is a day of Fast and Abstinence. Ashes will be distributed during the following Masses. Newry Cathedral: 8.30am, 10.30am & 1.15pm St. Brigid’s 7.30pm St. Mary’s 7.30pm St. Catherine’s 7.30am, 11.00am & 7.30pm

Vocations event

Newry Cathedral News

ST JOSEPH’S YOUNG PRIESTS SOCIETY Newry Pastoral Area (Newry and Saval Parishes) The Newry Pastoral Area will host a Vocations event with the celebration of Mass in the Newry Parish Conference and Banqueting Centre at 3.00pm on Sunday 15th March 2020. Please come, pray for vocations to the priesthood and religious life and become involved.

Conversation with Oprah – 12th Feb

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A video of Sister Joan Chittister in conversation with Oprah Winfrey on her latest book “The Time is Now” coupled with the opportunity for tea and a discussion on Wednesday 12th February at 7:30pm in the Parish Centre. Sister Joan D. Chittister, O.S.B. is an American Benedictine nun, theologian, author, and speaker. Sr. Joan has dedicated her life to voicing …

Inter Church Forum discussion

Newry Cathedral News

Newry District Inter Church Forum invites you to an evening with Glenn Jordan, Programme Manager: Public Theology for Corrymeela as he discusses the theme of Reconciliation. Venue: Sean Hollywood Arts Centre on Tuesday, 11th February at 7.30pm.

Lectio Divina for beginners

Newry Cathedral News

Introducing the practice of Lectio Divina. Reading, Recognising, Responding, Resting-in and Reflecting on the Sunday Gospel. The Lenten series commences on Ash Wednesday, 26th February at 11.30am or Thursday 27th February at 8.15pm. Venue: Lectio Centre, 35-37 Dominic Street, Newry Click here to learn more. To book a place please contact Joan, Tel: 028 302 62178 or email [email protected]

Divine Mercy Conference – 22nd Feb

Newry Cathedral News

Divine Mercy Conference R.D.S. Dublin Saturday 22nd February 2020. Bus leaving from Fire Station, Edward St, Newry at 7.30am Returning from the R.D.S at 9.00pm. Cost: Bus £10 ‒ R.D.S.€30. Please bring a packed lunch. Please book by contacting Eileen: 302 68751 or Elizabeth: 302 65279 after 5pm

Congratulations, Eileen

Newry Cathedral News

Congratulations to Ms Eileen Havern who today celebrates thirty-five years of service to Newry Parish. Best wishes and sincere thanks, Eilleen, from everyone in the parish office and parochial house.

Children for Baptism in March 2020

Newry Cathedral News

Notice for parents wishing their child to be baptised during March 2020 It is essential for parents wishing to have their child baptised during March 2020 to attend the next pre-baptism meeting on Tuesday 4th February in Newry Parish Centre, The Mall, at 7.30pm. Application forms must be completed to enrol your child for baptism. These can be obtained from …

Information meeting: Camino Pilgrimage for 18-30s

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Dromore Diocesan Camino Pilgrimage for young adults – 19th to 25th July 2020. Anyone interested in travelling with this pilgrimage (18-30 year old) are invited to an Information Meeting on Sunday 8th February at 2.00 pm in Newry Parish Centre – beside the First Trust Bank on the Mall.

Mass for engaged couples 15th Feb

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ACCORD MARRIAGE CARE, NEWRY invites you to a MASS OF COMMITMENT to be held in Newry Cathedral on SATURDAY 15th FEBRUARY at 6 pm. Afterwards, all engaged couples are invited to meet with members of the Newry ACCORD Centre who will be available at the rear of the Cathedral at the end of Mass. Please join us in seeking God’s …