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Jubilee Year Pilgrimage to Rome - July 2025

20th May 2024

Jubilee Year Pilgrimage to Rome - July 2025 The parish is considering a pilgrimage to Rome during the Holy Year leaving Tuesday 1st July 2025, returning Sunday 6th July 2025 The pilgrimage will be 5-nights / 6-days half-board in a modest Religious House accommodation close to the Vatican. The…

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Laudato Si’ week

17th May 2024

Laudato Si’ week – ‘Responding to the Cry of the Earth and the Cry of the Poor’ The week beginning Sunday 19 May 2024 has been set aside by Pope Francis to reflect on ‘Care for Creation’ with the theme ‘Seeds of Hope’. It is an opportune time to remind ourselves of the messages contained within…

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Diocesan Novena to The Sacred Heart

17th May 2024

An invitation to all parishioners “LORD, GIVE US A NEW HEART” As Bishop Alan McGuckian takes up his ministry as our Bishop, he calls on all of us to join him in nine days of prayer. Many people among us are confused and weary, wounded, and hurting in one way or another. The Bishop asks that we make…

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Organ Renovation

15th May 2024

St Brigid’s Church Organ Renovation The new church of St Brigid’s marks its 30th Anniversary in December 2024. The organ was installed when the church opened in 1994, but is now overdue a full service. It will be dismantled in the first week of June; work will continue over the summer months;…

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Divine Mercy

9th May 2024

Divine Mercy You are warmly invited to join us in St Brigid’s Church each Friday at 3.00pm as we pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy.

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Fr Fouad

26th April 2024

This video shows the activities in the Jaramana Centre, provided by the Jesuits based in Aleppo.It gives us an insight as to how Fr Fouad and his colleagues are enabling young people to piece together their lives having come through vicious war and a devastating earthquake.It is a privilege for us,…

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Caring for our Common Home

5th March 2024

Following the first evening of our inter-church series for Lent, a copy of the presentation slides is available to download below

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Pope Francis appoints new Bishop of Down and Connor

2nd February 2024

Pope Francis appoints new Bishop of Down and Connor The Holy Father, Pope Francis, has appointed Bishop Alan McGuckian, Bishop of Raphoe, as Bishop of Down and Connor. Bishop Alan is no stranger to Down and Connor, a native son of the Diocese, he was a member of the Belfast Jesuit community for…

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