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Statement from Bishop Treanor

4th June 2020

4th June 2020 - Statement from Bishop Noel Treanor regarding Funeral Services, Requiem Masses and Wedding CeremoniesTo read our Bishop's Statement click the link or download the PDF belowhttp://www.downandconnor.org/bishop/bishopnoeltreanor/speeches-homilies/

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Pentecost Triduum (29th - 31st May)

26th May 2020

Following on from the successful Diocesan Novena earlier this month, the Diocese of Down and Connor will close the month of May with a Triduum of Prayer to celebrate the feast of Pentecost. In the Christian tradition Pentecost is known as the Birthday of the Church. Over these three days, prayers…

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RE-OPENING OF ST BRIGID'S CHURCH

22nd May 2020

LIMITED RE-OPENING OF ST BRIGID'S CHURCHSTEP ONEFrom Monday, 25th May, the Church will opened for ONE HOUR, 7.00pm-8.00pm, Monday to Saturday. The Church WILL NOT be open on Sundays.🔹 Take personal responsibility for hygiene - and be responsible for the safety of others.🔹 Read the…

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Bishop Treanors Statement - reopening churches for private prayer

19th May 2020

Please click the link below to view Bishop Noel Treanors Statement on reopening churches for private prayer.http://www.downandconnor.org/blog/2020/05/18/18-may-2020-statement-from-bishop-noel-treanor-on-the-reopening-of-churches-for-private-prayer/

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Bishop Treanor Blesses Graves at Milltown and City Cemeteries

11th May 2020

On Sunday 10 May 2020 Bishop Noel Treanor visited Milltown and City Cemeteries to bless the graves of our deceased loved ones on the day that would normally be set aside as Cemetery Sunday.Please click here to see the account of his visit. If you scroll down to the bottom of the page that opens,…

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Good Shepherd Sunday

3rd May 2020

Good Shepherd SundayA message for Good Shepherd Sunday from Fr O’Donnell.

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SCAM ALERT

17th April 2020

⚠️Please be aware of this scam⚠️Dear Parishioners,We are aware of a fraudulent scam within some Parishes.Unscrupulous individuals are calling with vulnerable people (in some cases our Parishioners) and offering to:1. Take their weekly envelopes to the Church2. Offering to do their shopping but…

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31 March 2020 Statement by the Catholic Bishops of Northern Ireland Regarding Westminster Abortion Legislation

1st April 2020

The Catholic Bishops of Northern Ireland have issued a statement on the coming into effect of the legislation relating to abortion in Northern Ireland that was passed in the Westminster parliament during the time when the NI Assembly was suspended.Please click on the link below to read the…

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New Regulations on Social Distancing

28th March 2020

Dear FriendsThe NI Executive has announced regulations to further control social encounters. The Regulations come into force at 11:00pm on Saturday 28 March 2020. The main changes are to give powers to the Government and the Police to enforce rules that most people have already been adopting. There…

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