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Lough Derg to open for the 2017 pilgrimage season on Monday 1 May

Lough Derg, the sacred Sanctuary of Saint Patrick, reopens on 1 May

Three seminarians from the Pontifical Irish College, Rome ordained as deacons

All three are transitional deacons, meaning that they are due to be ordained to the priesthood at a later stage.

He is Risen, Alleluia!

Easter Sunday 16 April 2017 – Mass Readings for Easter Day of the Lord’s Resurrection  Acts 10:34, 37-43. Ps 117:1-2, 16-17, 22-23, R/ v 24. Col 3:104 or 1 Cor 5:6-8. Jn 20:1-9. ‘Christ is risen, alleluia!’ This is the ancient Christian greeting on this day of great joy and happiness for all. Easter is […]

Holy Week and Easter 2017

Information on events and services for Holy Week 2017

The Big April Ask: Pope Francis wants to know the views of young Catholics

Survey opportunity for young people between the ages of 16 and 30.

Easter Sunday Dawn Masses for 2017

Check local parishes for more information on venues for Mass

Pope’s letter for Dublin World Meeting of Families presented

Letter was presented at a press conference today in Rome

Emigrant Information Pack 2017

Emigrant pack contains practical information to assist emigrants.

Vatican releases details of Pope Francis’ activities for Holy Week and Easter

From Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday 2017

24 Hours for the Lord 2017

A good confessor is a true friend of Jesus, the Good Shepherd, and a person dedicated to prayer – Pope Francis

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