May
03

Homily - Vocations Sunday - Bishop McKeown

Fourth Sunday of Easter - 3 May 2020 Sheep clearly played a large part in the life of Jesus' contemporaries. Shepherds were among the first to he...
Apr
29

Day of Prayer and Penance - 29 May 2020

Vigil Prayers and TimetableBishop McKeown is inviting people to join him on the first and last Friday of May on a 24-hour period of prayer, penance an...
Apr
29

Archbishop Eamon Martin welcomes Pope Francis` two new Rosary prayers to Our Lady for protection against COVID-19

It is a Catholic tradition to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary during May, with Churches and homes erecting a May Altar with a statue of Mary, flowers, ...
Apr
29

Good Shepherd Sunday 2020

This Sunday, 3 May 2020 is Vocations Sunday, Sunday of the Good Shepherd when we pray in a special way for Vocations to the priesthood and religious l...
Apr
27

A day of Prayer and Penance - Friday, 29 May 2020

Bishop McKeown is inviting people to join him on the last Friday of May, for a 24 hour 'virtual' Vigil of prayer fast asking God: to free us from this...
Apr
27

Message from Fr La Flynn, Prior of Lough Derg on the Diocese day of Prayer and Penance

Fr La Flynn, Prior of Lough Derg offers words of encouragement to all participating in the Diocese of Derry Day of Prayer and Penenance in the face of...
Apr
26

Homily - Third Sunday of Easter - Bishop McKeown

Sunday Gospel: They recognised him at the breaking of bread  Luke 24:13-35 The Bible is full of great stories. It may be events like the one...
Apr
24

ACCORD helpline offers relationship support to people during pandemic

Accord's free and confidential 'Relationships Support Phone Line' for marriages, families and relationships, offers support to those experiencing extr...
Apr
20

Homily - Divine Mercy Sunday - Bishop McKeown

Second Sunday of Easter  It is very striking that, very early in St John's Gospel, Jesus is introduced as the Lamb of God who takes away the sin ...
Apr
15

Feast of Divine Mercy - Sunday 19th April 2020

Bishop Donal will be leading the prayers to celebrate the Feast of Divine Mercy on Sunday, 19th April at 3.00pm, via webcam from the Divine Mercy...