Masses for the Christmas Season

Newry Cathedral News

Christmas Eve St. Mary’s Church 7.00pmSt. Brigid’s Church 7.00pmCathedral 8.30pmSt. Colman’s Shinn 8.30pm St. Catherine’s: 6pm, 7.30pm, 9pm, Midnight Christmas Day Cathedral 9.00am & 12 noonSt. Mary’s Church 10.30amSt. Colman’s Shinn 10.30am St. Catherine’s: 8am, 9.30am, 11am, 12 noon Please Note: no 5.30pm Mass on Christmas Day in the Cathedralor in Shinn. Sunday 26th December: Feast of the Holy Family …

Cathedral Giving Tree

Newry Cathedral News

In conjunction with St Vincent de Paul, the Giving Tree will be displayed in Newry Cathedral from Saturday 4th December until Friday 17th December 2021. Due to Covid-19 restrictions it would be appreciated if donations were made in money or vouchers in the envelopes provided on the tree in the following categories Child aged 0-3 Child aged 4 -12 Teenager …

Events for Advent

Newry Cathedral News

Preparation for Christmas Sunday 5th December – Advent Reflections 2nd Sunday of Advent ‒ Advent Reflections – Cathedral 7.30pm Wednesday 8th December – Legion of Mary Centenary Mass Mass celebrated in St. Mary’s by Archbishop Eamon Martin to acknowledge the work of Frank Duff, founder of the Legion of Mary and to celebrate the Centenary. 7pm St. Mary’s Church Saturday …

Legion of Mary Centenary Mass – 8th Dec 7pm

Newry Cathedral News

On the 7th September 1921 Frank Duff founded the Legion of Mary. This is a lay apostolic organisation at the service of the church, under ecclesiastical guidance. Archbishop Martin will celebrate Mass on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception in St. Mary’s Church on Wednesday 8th December at 7.00pm to mark the centenary of the founding of the Legion of …

Article: Guidance

Newry Cathedral News

December is one of the busiest months of the year. There are many pressures on each of us as we prepare for Christmas and reaching goals we set for ourselves before a new year begins. It is easy to become overwhelmed and exhausted with our ever growing to do lists. As we get caught up in buying presents, writing cards, …

Article: Advent – Signs of Hope

Newry Cathedral News

As 2021 draws to a close, we have reached that time of year when we begin to look back.Over the next four weeks, in the Bible readings of the season of Advent we are encouraged to reflect on an ‘unprecedented’ event which happened 2000 years ago. Legend has it that on that first Christmas night the temperatures dropped in Bethlehem, …

A Word of Thanks

Newry Cathedral News

Fr. Robert would like to thank Archbishop Eamon, Canon Brown & Priests of the diocese for their prayers and support that they gave to him and his family on the sad occasion of his father’s death. He would also like to thank the parishioners of Newry & Saval parishes, for their prayers and kindness that they gave to him and …

Feast of Christ the King: Holy Hour

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Feast of Christ the King: A Holy Hour for the Holy Souls will take place this coming Sunday, 21st November (the last Sunday of the liturgical year), for The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe at 3pm in St. Mary’s Church.

Article: God is close to those who are broken hearted

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All 26 dioceses in Ireland were represented last Sunday in the Basilica at Knock, Co Mayo for a Mass of Remembrance for all who died during the Pandemic. The chief celebrant was the Primate of All Ireland, Archbishop Eamon Martin and Mass was concelebrated with assembled Bishops. The steps up to the altar were draped in streams of purple cloth with 26 …

Lectio Divina for people aged 18-35

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Are you aged 18-35? Are you looking for meaning and purpose in life? Are you searching for guidance and direction as you take your next step on life’s journey? If you are, then you are invited to join us at the Youth Forum community as we engage in Lectio Divina, a form of prayer which helps us to see our …