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A series of Advent season talks to aid us in our spiritual preparation for Christmas. 8:00pm Tuesday 26 November 2019 — Welcoming the Christ...
ACN Week of Witness for Persecuted Christians 15 November – 1 December 2019 A message from Dr Michael Kinsella, National Director,...
The relics of Blessed Karl, the Last Emperor of Austria, will come to Galway Cathedral on Thursday 21 November 2019. Holy Mass in honour of Blessed...
The annual candlelight October rosary procession takes place in the Cathedral on the Sundays of October, beginning at 8:00pm each Sunday.

Diocesan Archive

The Diocesan Archive is maintained in a secure location which is not immediately accessible. All queries should be directed to the archivist, Mr Tom Hansberry, or to Dr Darina McCarthy, who can be contacted via the Diocesan Office.

Rules regarding access to the archives are presently under review. Weblinks to the rules and the archive application process will be added when the review has been completed. In the meantime, you are welcome to email us with any queries via the link above.

 

An item from the archives which may be of interest:
Edward MacLysaght & H.F. Berry, Report on documents relating to the Wardenship of Galway, Analecta Hibernica no.14 (The Irish Manuscripts Commission Ltd, 1944).
This number of Analecta Hibernica is devoted to material relating to the ecclesiastical jurisdiction known as the Wardenship of Galway. Its history covers a period of three and a half centuries: from 1484 when the Wardenship was created, to 1831, in which year the Catholic Diocese of Galway, subsequently united to the Dioceses of Kilfenora and Kilmacduagh, was formed.