30th September 2021

DOWN and CONNOR DIOCESAN TRUST VACANCY PARISH CENTRE MANAGER ST BRIGID’S PARISH 40 DERRYVOLGIE AVENUE, BELFAST, BT9 6FP A vacancy has arisen for a Parish Centre Manager within St Brigid’s Parish. The post holder will be responsible for managing the Parish Centre and its range of activities. The…

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The Season of Creation - Begins 1st September

20th August 2021

SEASON OF CREATION: RESTORING OUR COMMON HOME The Season of Creation begins on Wednesday 1st September. Pope Francis has invited the faithful to participate in this annual season “to renew their faith in the God of creation and join in prayer and work for the care of our common home.” As a Diocese…

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Statement by the Northern Catholic Bishops: Abortion

28th July 2021

Statement by the Northern Catholic Bishops on the direction of the Secretary of State to introduce abortion services to Northern Ireland The decision last week by the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Brandon Lewis MP, to direct the NI Executive and Department of Health to make abortion…

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World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

23rd July 2021

Pope Francis has established a World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, which will take place for the first time on Sunday 25 July 2021 on the theme ‘I am with you always’ (Mt 28:20). Click below for resources for use in dioceses and parishes which have been collated by the Bishops’ Council for…

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St Brigid's Third World Group - a message from Fr Neil Magill

2nd July 2021

We wanted to ask all parishioners to pray for the people of Myanmar/Burma who continue to suffer so much. We have received this message from Fr Neil Magill who many of you know and have supported as one of our regular beneficiaries for many years. You will remember how we funded him to give one…

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Coffee and Poems – on Zoom

30th June 2021

The next Coffee and Poems on Zoom will be on Wednesday 7th July at 10.30am and everyone is welcome - please feel free to forward this invitation to any of your contacts. Please note, there will be no Coffee and Poems in August and perhaps in September we will be able to meet in person in the Parish…

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27th May 2021

We are currently advertising for the role of Caretaker/Sacristan/Groundsperson in St Patrick’s Parish.Details can be downloaded below or by visiting the Diocesan Website

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Covid-19 and seating arrangement in St Brigid’s Church.

15th May 2021

Covid-19 and seating arrangement in St Brigid’s Church. With each passing weekend it is obvious that more and more parishioners wish to return to Sunday Mass. With good management we have gradually opened the Church to accommodate as many as possible, while observing the health regulations. This…

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Seven Words of Love

30th March 2021

A reflection for Holy Week – Seven Words of Love Presented by Fr Eddie O’Donnell Cello accompaniment Niall Leonard

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