ST VALENTINE’S DAY – Gifts with a difference!

Posted on 10. Feb, 2017 by in News

The World Meeting of Families 2018 is offering free St Valentine’s Day Gift Tokens for couples to give to their loved ones this 14th February. This is in response to a call from Pope Francis for couples to celebrate the feastday in a more meaningful way and to think beyond the merely commercial aspects of […]

ST MICHAEL’S PARISH, ENNISKILLEN – Catholic Schools Week 2017

Posted on 08. Feb, 2017 by in News

St Michael’s Parish, Enniskillen, has produced a leaflet to mark Catholic Schools Week 2017 which was celebrated last week. The theme for 2017 focussed on Pope Francis’ Encyclical Letter Laudato Si, on caring for our common home. The leaflet gives the reader an overview of the Catholic schools in the parish of Enniskillen, including contact […]

Bishop MacDaid and Mgr McGuinness reflect on Ad Limina

Posted on 06. Feb, 2017 by in News

In this short video clip from the iCatholic Player (see below), Bishop-Emeritus Liam MacDaid and Diocesan Administrator Mgr Joseph McGuinness, reflect on the recent Ad Limina meetings with Pope Francis and the various departments and offices of the Roman Curia. This clip is also available on the iCatholic Player channel for Clogher Diocese.   'It was […]

DIOCESAN MUSIC DAY – Saturday 11 March 2017.

Posted on 17. Jan, 2017 by in News

The re-scheduled Diocesan Music Day for choirs, musicians and all those who participate in the liturgy through the ministry of music, will take place in St Joseph’s Pastoral Centre, Broad Road, Monaghan, on Saturday 11 March 2017 from 10am until 4.30pm. This day will enable the ongoing development of church music across the Diocese of […]


Posted on 16. Jan, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

On Saturday, 14 January 2017 the Diocesan Administrator of Clogher Diocese, Monsignor Joseph McGuinness and Most Rev Liam MacDaid, Bishop-Emeritus of Clogher, travelled to Rome with all of the Irish Bishops and the diocesan administrators of those diocese that are currently not being led by a bishop. The visit is known as a pilgrimage Ad […]


Posted on 21. Dec, 2016 by in News

Joint Christmas Message 2016 from Bishop John McDowell, Church of Ireland Bishop of Clogher, and Mgr Joseph McGuinness, Diocesan Administrator of Clogher                 When the great biblical scholar Monsignor Ronald Knox was only four years old he was asked by one of his parents what he did when […]


Posted on 07. Dec, 2016 by in News

The livestreaming of liturgies from St Macartan’s Cathedral and St Joseph’s Church in Monaghan & Rackwallace parish was launched at a media event in the cathedral on Monday night, 5 December 2016. The attendance included members of the Parish Pastoral Team, the parish clergy, Mr Seamus McNicholl of MCN Security and Media, Dungannon (the company […]


Posted on 02. Dec, 2016 by in News, Uncategorized

ADVENT CALENDAR: As we prepare for the Nativity of Our Lord, you are invited to visit the Advent Calendar This calendar contains video and audio reflections, thoughts for each day of the season, quotes from Pope Francis, excerpts from the Bible and Catechism, resources for Advent and Christmas and information on the work of […]

‘A TRUE SHEPHERD – A FATHER TO YOUR PEOPLE!’ – Homily at Bishop MacDaid’s Mass of Thanksgiving

Posted on 28. Nov, 2016 by in News, Uncategorized

The following is the homily delivered at the Mass of Thanksgiving for Bishop Liam MacDaid. It was delivered by Mgr Larry Duffy, PP, Carrickmacross and Dean of the Diocesan Chapter of Canons. After a Gospel like that (Luke 23:35-43) I feel God has a sense of humour.   As we celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving […]


Posted on 21. Nov, 2016 by in News

On Sunday 20 November 2016 the priests and people of the Diocese of Clogher honoured the Episcopal ministry and many gifts of Bishop-Emeritus Liam MacDaid, whose retirement was announced on 1 October last. St Macartan’s Cathedral in Monaghan was packed to overflowing for the Mass of Thanksgiving. The attendance included family and friends of Bishop […]



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