Guided tours of Newry Cathedral

Newry Cathedral News

We are pleased to announce that we will once again offer guided tours of Newry cathedral on the following dates: Wednesday 19th June at 6.45pmWednesday 3rd July at 2.00pmWednesday 24th July at 6.45pmWednesday 7th August at 2.00pmWednesday 21st August at 6.45pm Each tour will take approximately 90 minutes. Please meet at the main door of Newry Cathedral. You will hear …

Historical society event – May 20th, 7.30pm

Newry Cathedral News

DROMORE DIOCESAN HISTORICAL SOCIETYMonday 20th May 2024: @7:30pm in Newry Parish Centre The Society is delighted to welcome Hugh McShane, well-known local teacher, historian, and author of several studies on Newry, to present an illustrated talk on Newry in the 1900s. All welcome “We are looking forward to hearing about Newry in the 1900s from local historian and author Hugh …

Youth activities for Summer

Newry Cathedral News

Young Adults Lourdes Pilgrimage –  6th to 11 August – still places left – £599 for 5 nights, accommodation, food, flights and enriching Lourdes experience. Stay Awake – show solidarity with the homeless – group challenge to stay awake from 7 pm to 7 am– time spent indoors and outdoors –  learn from those who work with the homeless. Knock Volunteering Programme for …

Schools Singing Programme 2024

Newry Cathedral News

For all the Primary 5 children gathered in Newry Cathedral on Tuesday, April 30, it was a momentous day when children from eight local schools celebrated the culmination of their P5 Schools Singing Programme. Pupils from St. Clare’s Abbey, St. Colman’s Saval, St. Joseph’s Bessbrook, St. Joseph’s Convent, St. Malachy’s Camlough, St. Malachy’s Carnagat, St. Patrick’s The Meadow, and St. …

Redemptoris Mater Seminary collection

Newry Cathedral News

Seven priests have now been ordained from the Redemptoris Mater Seminary, Dundalk, and two are with us in Newry Parish. There are currently seventeen students in formation for the priesthood. The Seminary building is too small and needs to be expanded. We have been asked if we could help by taking up a collection to contribute to the funding of …

New Director of Safeguarding in the Dromore Diocese

Newry Cathedral News

After 15 years of service Pat Carville, the Diocesan Director of Safeguarding retired from her post in January 2024. Stephen Sherry a social work professional has taken up the role. Stephen has wide experience in the area of Safeguarding and will able to continue the good work that we have been doing, that has been recognised in the recent review …

Videos: Ordination of Fr Francesco Campiello and Fr Davis Haberkorn

Newry Cathedral News

Congratulations to Father Francesco and Father Davis who were ordained to the priesthood on Saturday 20th April 2024 by Archbishop Eamon Martin. Full Ordination Webcam Recording Highlights: First Mass of Father Francesco Highlights from the First Mass of Father Francesco Campiello, celebrated on Sunday at 12 noon at Newry Cathedral. Includes entry procession, greeting, homily, messages of thanks and first …

Reflection Day at Dromantine

Newry Cathedral News

Forgiveness: the journey from hurt to healing, freedom, peace and happiness. Saturday 4th May 2024 9.30am ‒ 5.00pmLed by Fr. Des Corrigan SMA.Cost (incl. lunch) £38/€43 Booking and further information: admin@dromantineconference.com

Ordination of Deacon Francesco Campiello

Newry Cathedral News

Deacon Francesco Campiello will be ordained on Saturday 20th April at 2.30pm in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh. He will celebrate his first Mass at 12 noon on Sunday 21st April. All are welcome to come to the Ordination and the First Mass. Alternatively, you can watch the ordination live on the Armagh cathedral webcam: https://www.armaghparish.net/webcams/cathedral-webcam/ and the first Mass on …