Sacrament of First Holy Communion 2020

Published on September 5, 2020

The Sacrament of First Holy Communion will take place as follows:

Saturday 10 October 2020         10am in Donaghmore
St Patrick’s Primary School,  Donaghmore.

Saturday 10 October 2020           1pm in Donaghmore
Blessed Patrick O Loughran, Castlecaulfield   and   St. Mary’s, Carland.

Sacraments of Confirmation and First Holy Communion for 2020

Published on July 13, 2020

The Sacrament of Confirmation will be administered as follows:

Friday 28 August 2020              5pm in Galbally
St. Joseph’s Primary School,  Galbally.

Saturday 29 August 2020       10am in Donaghmore
Blessed Patrick O Loughran, Castlecaulfield  and St. Mary’s, Carland.

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Weekday Masses Resume in St John’s Church, Galbally

Published on July 3, 2020

St. John’s Church  Galbally.

Sunday Mass           10.00am.

The Church will be closed after mass on a Sunday and on a Monday to allow for deep cleaning.

Mass  Tuesday – Friday.  10.00am

COVID-19 Update: Updated Mass times as of 3rd July

Published on June 22, 2020

Masses will resume from 29th June 2020 for parishioners to attend as detailed below.
Masses will continue to be broadcast via webcam from Donaghmore and Pomeroy.

Donaghmore –   Sat Vigil at 6pm;  Sunday at 11am;  Tue and Thu at 9:30am –  Donaghmore webcam
Galbally           –   Sunday at…

Trócaire Boxes 2020

Published on April 8, 2020

This time of year, we would usually get back tens of thousands of boxes but that will not be possible this year, at a time when the developing world needs our help the most. If you can, please donate online or over the phone.

Donations can be made online at donate/make-a-donation.

Easter 2020

Published on March 31, 2020

Easter Ceremonies will be broadcast on webcam from Donaghmore and/or Pomeroy as follows:

Click here – Donaghmore webcam

* COVID19 & Times for MASS via webcam*

Published on March 13, 2020

Dear Friends, unfortunately due to COVID 19 virus all Sunday Masses will be suspended until further notice!

Mass will be broadcast on Webcam as follows:
Donaghmore – Tue and Thu at 9:30am.    Sat Vigil at 6pm View live webcam
Pomeroy          –
Wed and Fri at…

Confirmation 2020

Published on March 7, 2020

The Sacrament of Confirmation will be administered on Friday 20 March 2020
at 5.00pm in the Church of St. John the Baptist, Galbally.

John Lacken of LUMEN FEDEI Talks

Published on March 7, 2020

CATHOLIC PARENTS, Clergy and those interested, are invited to the NORTHERN TOUR talk, given by John Lacken of LUMEN FEDEI (under the patronage of Saints Louis and Zelie Martin) on Catholic
Parenting regarding today’s changing Relationships Education Guidelines.

Learn how to PROTECT your children. Learn what parents MUST DO.

Tues 10 Mar @ Station…

Forms of Friday Penance

Published on March 7, 2020

The following are suggested as ways of fulfilling Friday penance:
 Abstaining from meat or some other food
 Abstaining from alcoholic drink or smoking
 Making a special effort at involvement in family prayer
 Making a special effort to participate in Mass on Fridays
 Visiting the Blessed…