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A special Mass of Thanksgiving to celebrate the Canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta in St Malachy’s Church, Armagh

Canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Pope Francis will declare Blessed Teresa of Calcutta a saint at the Vatican on Sunday 4th September. Mother Teresa was widely known as a living saint as she ministered to the sick and dying in some of the poorest neighbourhoods of the world. Her simple service touched the hearts […]

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Archbishop Eamon Martin offers prayers following earthquake in Central Italy

Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, issued the following statement in response to the human tragedy caused by the earthquake in Central Italy today: Archbishop Eamon said, “I am deeply saddened to learn of the deaths today of so many people due to the earthquake in Central Italy. Following the […]

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Trustees of the National Seminary meet in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth

Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth, this week welcomed fourteen new seminarians to start their training for the priesthood. The Trustees of the College met yesterday in Maynooth to discuss the needs of the students and staff.  They acknowledged the generosity and openness which motivates young men to consider a vocation to the priesthood and to apply […]

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CLERGY APPOINTMENTS

The Archbishop of Armagh, Eamon Martin, announces the following clergy appointments, effective 3 September 2016. Archbishop Eamon thanks the priests for their continued ministry and service in the Archdiocese and wishes them well in taking up these new appointments.  He also thanks the people of the Archdiocese of Armagh for their ongoing prayers and support of […]

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Ordination of Fr Damien Quigley

Fr Damien Quigley was ordained in Holy Redeemeer Church, Dundalk on Sunday 26th June. The new priest was ordained by Archbishop Eamon Martin. Fr Damien is the son of Thomas and Pacella Qugley from Holy Redeemer Parish, Dundalk and he is the youngest of a family of four. He’s a past pupil of Redeemer Boys’ Primary […]

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Armagh Cathedral receives grant

St. Patrick’s Cathedral Parish is pleased to announce that it has been successful in being awarded a substantial roof repair grant from the Listed Places of Worship Fund, supported by the Department for Culture, Media & Sport/National Heritage Memorial Fund. The grant will be used to address urgent roof repairs to St. Patrick’s Cathedral in […]

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Community gathers to pray for victims of Orlando massacre

On Monday evening, many people gathered in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh for a time of prayer, to remember those affected by the recent massacre in Orlando, Florida. The Prayer Vigil was led by Archbishop Eamon Martin and during the service, people had an opportunity to sign A Book of Condolences, to express their solidarity and […]

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Soil for the Seed September 2016 – April 2018 – Coalisland

Soil For the Seed: Exploring our Faith as Adults is a two-year, one evening a week introduction to some of the key themes of Christianity, as experienced in the Catholic tradition.  It is being held in St. Mary’s Hall, Stewartstown, Coalisland September 2016 – April 2018. The course is for adults, of all ages, who wish […]

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Under Five years Ordained

In early June Monsignor Jim Carroll and Fr. Gerry Campbell met with some of the Under 5 years ordained priests in Farnham Estate Hotel, Cavan : Frs. Brian Slater, Aidan McCann, Thomas McHugh and Ryan McAleer. The guest speaker was Fr. Michael Murtagh.  

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Special evening of conversation on vocations in the Archdiocese of Armagh

Pictures taken at a special evening of conversation on vocations in the Archdiocese of Armagh. The evening which took place in the Synod Hall was facilitated by Mrs Dympna Mallon.

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