Resources and events taking place in the Diocese of Derry throughout Lent 2020

Mar
28

The Act of Spiritual Communion

An explaination of spiritual communion by Bishop Donal  For various reasons we may be prevented from receiving the Eucharist at Mass. We cou...
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Apr
13

Homily - Easter Sunday - Bishop McKeown

Easter Sunday, 12 April 2020. St Eugene's Cathedral  Throughout his life, Jesus shocked people with his radical teaching. He dragged his audience...
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Apr
06

Reflection on the Gospel: 'He must rise from the dead'

During the six weeks of Lent 2020, Bishop Donal McKeown invites us, as individuals, as families and parish faith communities of the Diocese of Derry, ...
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Apr
09

Homily - Holy Thursday Chrism Mass - Bishop McKeown

Holy Thursday, 9 April 2020. St Eugene's Cathedral  The Chrism Mass is the one annual event when the Church in each diocese gathers. During it, w...
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Apr
07

TV and Online Broadcasts for Holy Week

RTÉ, Shalom World, St Eugene's Cathedral and parishes throughout the Diocese will be broadcasting a wide range of services during Holy Week.  TV ...
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Apr
07

Holy Week - Prayers, Projects and Activities at home

Bishop Donal encourages us to 'Walk with Jesus through Holy Week'. As we are all confined to our homes at this time, Bishop Donal shares ideas and exa...
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Apr
07

Blessing of Water and Renewal of Baptismal Promises

At the Easter Vigil, water is blessed, we renew our baptismal promises and are sprinkled with the Holy Water afterwards. We invite families to ha...
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Mar
02

Reflection on the Gospel: The Transfiguration

During the six weeks of Lent 2020, Bishop Donal McKeown invites us, as individuals, as families and parish faith communities of the Diocese of Derry, ...
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Mar
10

Reflection on the Gospel: The Samaritan Woman at the Well

During the six weeks of Lent 2020, Bishop Donal McKeown invites us, as individuals, as families and parish faith communities of the Diocese of Derry, ...
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Mar
23

Reflection on the Gospel: The Raising of Lazarus

During the six weeks of Lent 2020, Bishop Donal McKeown invites us, as individuals, as families and parish faith communities of the Diocese of Derry, ...
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