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The Net - July-August 2023

The July-August 2023 edition of 'The Net', the monthly publication sharing the fruits of the faith in our parish communities within the Diocese of Derry and beyond.

The NET is available online as well as hardcopy in all parishes - check your local parish church

Coverage in this month's edition includes:

  • Mol an Oige youngsters told 'You are The Miracle' by Clare Wilkinson
  • Three Patrons' Year 7s End-of-Year Mass
  • St Canice's PS Dungiven mark 50th anniversary
  • St Colmcille's PS Claudy celebrate Golden Jubilee
  • St Mary's College Derry at US Leadership Conference by Roisin Rice
  • Derry Diocese to host Religious Education Conference
  • Potential for educators to build upon great work already done by FJM Madden
  • Offering God's Grace to a broken and hurting world

Young Writers share thoughts on...

  • God's Power & Love
  • The Power of Prayer
  • Excitement for WYD
  • Safe Access Zones Bill concerns for Catholic Church

  • Sisterbucks with the Servant Sisters by Niamh Kehoe
  • Net Ministries youth missionary training in Termonbacca
  • Bishop Donal reflects on a Eucharistic Life & World Youth Day
  • Slane 'Light the Fire' linking with World Youth Day
  • Understanding role of Bible in life of faith by Christopher Donnelly
  • Children's Catechism Club – C3 by Veronica Harley

  • Diocese & Columba Community celebrate Fr Shaun Doherty's ordination
  • Joyous Carndonagh celebration for Fr Con McLaughlin's Golden Jubilee
  • Buncrana Parish applaud Golden Jubilarian, Fr John Walsh
  • Ruby Jubilee celebration for Fr Brian Donnelly in Plumbridge by Paula Kennedy
  • Holy Family gathering celebrates Fr Kevin Mulhern's Silver Jubilee
  • Diocesan Clerical Changes 2023
  • Challenging but blessed time discerning the Lord's call to live as His disciples with courage and trust by Paula Kennedy

  • Mystery Walk for Glenock visits Ardstraw Monastery by Fr Roland Colhoun
  • Aghyaran, Castlederg & Melmount pilgrims at Knock World Day for Grandparents & Elderly
  • Tributes to the late Vera McFadden
  • Irish Mass celebrated at Granaghan Mass Rock
  • Peace Walk to Knock 2023

Irish section by Déaglán Ó Laithbheartaigh
  • Athair an Mhanachais agus Patrún na hEorpa' (Father of Monasticism and Patron of Europe)
  • Domhnach na Cruaiche' (Reek Sunday)

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  • The art of celebrating by Fr John McLaughlin ssc
  • St Ignatius Loyala & the Mission of the Christian by Fr Stephen Quinn ocd
  • The Divine Mercy Image explained: Darkness & Light by Sr Benedetta Hutnikiewicz ZSJM
  • You are the Christ, the Son of the Living God by Fr Johnny Doherty CSsR
  • The enduring power of Grandparents & Grandchildren by Fr Joseph Varghese

  • Parish Post-its
  • Diocesan Diary
  • other Diary Dates
  • Youth 2000 Summer Festival
  • Quiz Time with Lawrence
An evening gathering of parishes - David Wells - O...
Clerical Changes 2023 | Diocese of Derry

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