28 NOVEMBER 2005
FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR BISHOP JAMES MCLOUGHLIN R.I.P
The Diocese of Galway has today issued details of the funeral
arrangements for Bishop James McLoughlin R.I.P., who died on
Friday 25th November:
Monday 28th November: Remains arriving to the Cathedral of Our
Lady Assumed into Heaven and St Nicholas, Galway, at 7.00pm.
Most Rev Martin Drennan, Bishop of Galway, will receive the
remains and lead evening prayer. Remains will repose in the
Cathedral until 9.00pm.
Tuesday 29th November: Bishop McLoughlin’s remains will
repose in the Cathedral from 9.00am until 9.00pm.
Wednesday 30th November: Concelebrated Requiem Mass will take
place at 1.00pm in the Cathedral of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and
St Nicholas. Most Rev Martin Drennan, Bishop of Galway will be Chief
Celebrant and will preach the homily.
Bishop McLoughlin will be laid to rest in the Cathedral Crypt.
Martin Long Director of Communications (086 172 7678)
Brenda Drumm Communications Officer (087 233 7797)
Fr Sean McHugh Diocesan Communications Officer (086 851 9325)