LETTER TO THE PEOPLE OF ST MICHAEL’S PARISH, ENNISKILLEN & LISBELLAW

Posted on 11. Nov, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

TO THE PEOPLE OF ST MICHAEL’S PARISH Enniskillen & Lisbellaw FROM THE RIGHT REV JOSEPH McGUINNESS, DIOCESAN ADMINISTRATOR OF THE DIOCESE OF CLOGHER. To be read at all Masses in St Michael’s Parish on Weekend of 11/12 November 2017. Dear Friends, This weekend there will be many gatherings to remember and honour the millions who […]

FAMILY PETITION BOXES TO TOUR PARISHES FOR WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES

Posted on 24. Oct, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

Opportunities for every family across the Diocese of Clogher to write petitions which will be brought to the World Meeting of Families in Dublin next year will be available from early November. Two specially-made petition boxes begin their journey around the various parishes, beginning in Clones on Friday 4 November. The box will stay in […]

SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION DATES 2018

Posted on 23. Oct, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

The following are the dates and church venues for the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation across the Diocese of Clogher in 2018. The celebrants of the sacrament will be Canons of the Cathedral Chapter. Date Time PARISH & VENUE Sat 21 April 11am Monaghan & Rackwallace- St Macartan’s Cathedral, Monaghan Sat 21 April 11am […]

Homily at the Grotto – Clogher Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2017

Posted on 08. Jul, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

CLOGHER DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES 2017 HOMILY AT MASS AT THE GROTTO BY MGR JOSEPH McGUINNESS, DIOCESAN ADMINISTRATOR OF THE DIOCESE OF CLOGHER Saturday 8 July 2017 Readings: Romans 8:28-30, John 19:25-27 ‘The Gospel tells us… of the invitation of Jesus to us to make a place in our lives for his beloved Mother, for […]

DIOCESAN MUSIC DAY – 11 March 2017 – Book now!

Posted on 22. Feb, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

DIOCESAN MUSIC DAY  “Sing a new song to the Lord”   St Joseph’s Pastoral Centre, Monaghan 10am-4.30pm Saturday 11th March 2017 If you enjoy singing as a choir member or in the congregation – If you care about the quality of what happens at Sunday Mass – If your own heart has ever been touched […]

DIOCESAN ADMINISTRATOR AND BISHOP-EMERITUS IN ROME ON Ad Limina Visit

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 […]

ADVENT CALENDAR OF PRAYER & REFLECTION

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

ADVENT CALENDAR: http://www.catholicbishops.ie/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 […]

MISSION SUNDAY MESSAGE FROM POPE FRANCIS

Posted on 20. Oct, 2016 by in News, Uncategorized

MESSAGE OF POPE FRANCIS FOR WORLD MISSION DAY 2016 Missionary Church, Witness of Mercy Dear Brothers and Sisters, The Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, which the Church is celebrating, casts a distinct light on World Mission Sunday 2016: it invites us to consider the missio ad gentes as a great, immense work of mercy, both spiritual […]

Fr John Chester Installed as Parish Priest of Roslea by Bishop Liam

Posted on 25. Sep, 2016 by in News, Uncategorized

On Saturday evening, 24 September, during the Vigil Mass for the 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time in St Tierney’s church, Roslea, Fr John Chester was installed as the new Parish Priest of Roslea parish by Bishop Liam MacDaid. Bishop MacDaid was the chief-celebrant of the Mass and he was joined by Fr Chester and by […]

                   

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