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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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launch of St Josephs young priests new promotional materials

Pictures taken on wednesday at the launch of St Josephs young priests new promotional materials in Portadown. Well done to Eva Sousa who designed the new logo & also Courtney Castles who was runner up in the competition!  

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Bishop William Crean ordains nine seminarians as deacons in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth

Bishop William Crean, Bishop of Cloyne, today ordained nine seminarians as deacons in the College Chapel of the national seminary in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth.  Bishop Crean was the chief celebrant and preached the homily, and all of the priests of the College community concelebrated this 11.30am Ordination Mass.  Family, friends and other priests also […]

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Archbishop Eamon Martin welcomes Pope Francis’ choice of theme for the 9th World Meeting of Families in Ireland

Archbishop Eamon Martin welcomed the announcement in the Vatican today that Pope Francis has chosen The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World as the theme for the ninth World Meeting of Families, which will take place in Dublin on 22 – 26 August 2018. Archbishop Eamon said, “Personally, and on behalf of the Irish Bishops’ Conference, I wish to thank Pope Francis for his […]

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Assume Summer Camps for 2016

    The camp will take place on three separate weeks for 12 – 14 year olds. The dates are 10 – 14 August (week 1), 14 – 18 August (week 2) &  18 – 22 August (week 23). This is a joint initiative with Clogher Diocese. In recent times ADYC and CdÓ (Clogher don Óige) […]

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