Jan
14

The Net - January 2021

The January 2021 edition of 'The Net', the monthly publication sharing the fruits of the faith in parishes and schools within the Diocese of Derry. Co...
Jan
08

Vocations Holy Hour - God calls young people to holiness

The Derry Diocesan Vocations team has organised a series of monthly 'Holy Hours' to mark the Columban Celebrations of 2021. The 'Holy Hours' will focu...
Jan
08

Covid-19 Support and Counselling - Accord

If you can't talk to each other, talk to Accord  Accord's free and confidential 'Relationships Support Phone Line' for marriages, families and re...
Jan
08

Diocese of Derry - COVID-19 restrictions - UPDATE 7 January 2021

Parishes in Northern Ireland  In light of our ongoing consultations and of the current serious and worsening situation, and in line with clear pu...
Jan
07

Homily - Feast of the Epiphany - Bishop McKeown

6 January 2021  We have reached the end of the Christmas season. In Western Christianity, the visit of the Magi from the East marks the revelatio...
Jan
06

Diocese of Derry - COVID-19 restrictions - UPDATE 4 January 2021

Parishes in Northern Ireland  Additional restrictions were announced by the Northern Ireland Executive and were introduced on 26 December 2020. T...
Jan
03

Homily - Second Sunday in Christmas - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 3 January 2021  We are now on the tenth day of Christmas and our scripture readings keep echoing that message that the Word of God has be...
Jan
02

Homily - World Day of Prayer for Peace 2021 - Bishop McKeown

Friday, 1 January 2021  A Culture of Care as a Path to Peace In most years, we can begin January 1st by wishing everyone a happy New Year. That i...
Dec
31

1 January 2021 - World Peace Day - Message from Pope Francis

A Culture of Care as a Path to Peace  1. At the dawn of a new year, I extend cordial greetings to Heads of State and Government, leaders of Inter...
Dec
30

Homily - Feast of the Holy Family - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 27 December 2020  I heard a presenter on radio over the weekend, insisting that they would not be playing any more Christmas music, for t...