Notices

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…


Ash Wednesday – 17th February 2021

Published on February 8, 2021

Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent are approaching, this will provide renewed opportunities for reflection and conversion, albeit under very challenging pastoral circumstances.

This year it is not possible to carry out the distribution of ashes in the usual manner with the ‘Stay at Home’ message and continuing public health restrictions on the gathering…


Masses During Lockdown

Published on January 7, 2021

From midnight on 7th January until 6th February. all Masses will be virtual and available on webcam only.


Churches Open for Mass from 27th December

Published on December 27, 2020

The churches will be open at normal Mass times from Sunday 27th December onwards for parishioners to attend.

Masses will also be available via webcam.

Click here for list of Mass times and link to the webcams for each church.

 


Christmas Mass Arrangements 2020

Published on December 12, 2020

The following masses are all VIRTUAL MASSES VIA WEBCAM only.

Christmas Eve  (Thu 24 Dec):

6.00pm       Donaghmore Church – Donaghmore webcam

7.30pm        Galbally Church – Galbally webcam

8.00pm        Pomeroy Church – Pomeroy webcam

Christmas Day (Fri 25 Dec):


Virtual Christmas Carols 

Published on December 2, 2020

Christmas Carols with our local musicians will be held virtually from POMEROY CHURCH,  on Sunday 13 December 2020,  at 7pm.

You are warmly invited to tune in to Pomeroy Church via Pomeroy webcam

 


Mary’s Meals – Double the Love

Published on November 12, 2020

At Mary’s Meals we are inspired by the courageous ‘yes’ of Mary. Her total trust in God in the face of numerous challenges gave the World the most precious gift of all –Jesus.

Throughout this year of many challenges we have continued to say yes, with the help of our generous supporters, to feeding children…


Galbally Webcam now live

Published on October 25, 2020

A webcam has been installed in St John the Baptist Church, Galbally. Masses can be viewed online at the regular mass times.

To view the webcam, click here


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.