Notices

Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook

Published on June 12, 2022
The DONAGHMORE/GALBALLY PARISH Facebook page is now available and will be useful for sharing parish information, including the weekly bulletin.

We warmly encourage parishioners to look it up and share, follow or like the page at  DONAGHMORE/GALBALLY PARISH


Blessing of the Graves

Published on June 12, 2022

The Blessing of the Graves this year will be on Sunday 19th June, following each of the Sunday Masses. That will be 10am in Galbally and 11am in Donaghmore.


Easter Ceremonies 2022

Published on April 8, 2022

Holy Thursday:

Church of St John Galbally. 7.30pm.
Church of St Patrick Donaghmore. 9pm.

Good Friday:

Church of St Patrick Donaghmore. Stations of the Cross. 3pm
Church of St John Galbally. Stations of the Cross. 3pm.

Church of St Patrick Donaghmore. The Passion…


Follow us on Facebook: Donaghmore/Galbally Parish

Published on February 10, 2022

The DONAGHMORE/GALBALLY PARISH Facebook page is now available and will be useful for sharing parish information

We warmly encourage parishioners to look it up and share, follow or like the page at  DONAGHMORE/GALBALLY PARISH


Synod Meeting Donaghmore – CANCELLED

Published on January 4, 2022

Dear Parishioners,

I have decided that it is in our best interests to cancel our planned meeting regarding the Synod on Thursday 13 January in the Torrent Centre Donaghmore.  Practically everybody I speak to these days has someone at home isolating,  the virus is rife in our parishes and its maybe not a good idea…


Synod Meeting Donaghmore – Thu 13 Jan 2022

Published on December 5, 2021

Dear Parishioners,

Pope Francis is inviting all the lay faithful to enter into dialogue with him about the life of the Church. This is part of a synodal process that aims to help the Church spread the Gospel message in today’s world.

Catholics are encouraged to discuss and respond to questions on the following themes:


Christmas Mass Times: 2021

Published on December 5, 2021

Friends,  please see below the times of Christmas Masses. Thank you all for your care, support and encouragement throughout the year it is very much appreciated.

Over Christmas Weekend (Friday, Saturday and Sunday),  please choose to attend one Mass,  and that will allow others to be present in the church.

Mass can also…


Mary’s Meals – Step by Step Walk

Published on July 24, 2021

Mary’s Meals “Step by Step to Feed the Next Child” Sponsored walk is taking place between the 24th July and the 15th August. It starts in five different locations throughout Ireland and finishes in Knock on 15th August, the feast of the Assumption.

Our Northern section will pass near our parish as follows: Wed 28th July…


Churches re-open after Easter

Published on April 1, 2021

We are delighted that the Churches in the parish will be opening after Easter.

From Thursday 8 April both Churches will be open to parishioners for Mass at normal times.

All parishioners are asked to follow Covid guidelines with respect to social distancing and wearing masks to minimise the risks to everyone attending Mass.


Easter Triduum 2021

Published on March 30, 2021

The churches remain closed for the Easter period, but parishioners can join on web cam as follows:

Holy Thursday: Donaghmore at 7:30pm and Galbally at 7:30pm

Good Friday: Donaghmore at 7:30pm and Galbally at 7:30pm

Easter Vigil: Donaghmore at 7:30pm…