ALONE is currently seeking Visitation Support and Befriending Volunteers, to cope with a growing appeal from older people seeking support. ALONE’s Support & Befriending service provides companionship and practical support to older people who would like extra social contact. For more information… Read more...
The relics of Saint Charbel, a Maronite Monk from Lebanon who has many miracles attributed to his intercession, will visit Galway Cathedral on Sunday 29 January from 3.00pm–5.30pm. There will be an opportunity for private prayer and to receive an individual blessing. All welcome!
Wednesday 25 January 2023 :: This workshop for religious education teachers provides an opportunity for prayer and reflection, but its primary focus is for RE teachers to share their experiences of teaching RE in these times. It will help teachers discern a vision for teaching RE and how the… Read more...
Continental Stage of Universal Synod 2021–2024 :: Irish Synodal Pathway
Diocese of Galway, Kilmacduagh and Kilfenora :: Diocese of Clonfert
This Submission was prepared by a joint group of participants from the two dioceses in response to the Diocesan, National and Continental Syntheses
New Year's Prayer
Lord, you make all things new.
You bring hope alive in our hearts
and cause our Spirits to be born again.
Thank you for this new year,
for all the potential it holds.
Come and kindle in us a mighty flame,
so that in our time, many will see the wonders of God
and live forever to… Read more...
The hope of Christmas
God, our dayspring and our dawn,
we turn to you when we fear the dark
and all around us weep.
We pray you greet us with your shining light
that we may spread your warm embrace
and kindle the hope of Christmas
in all whose lives remain in shadow.
Come and be our strength,
O… Read more...
A new pedestrian and cycle bridge was lowered into place south of the Salmon Weir Bridge in the early hours of 12 December. The main span was constructed on-site in recent weeks in the car park at Galway Cathedral.
World Youth Day 2023 gathering with Pope Francis in Lisbon & Fatima. 31 July to 8 August 2023. Spiritual Director: Bishop Michael Duignan. Be there when the world gathers for the unique festival of faith and friendship!
A series of talks to aid us in our spiritual preparation for Christmas 2022.
VENUE: Tearmann Mhuire Pastoral Centre, Oranmore.
Talks are appox. 45 minutes long; questions and tea/coffee follow.Talks are free but a voluntary collection is taken to help with speakers’ expenses.
A Vigil of Remembrance will be held in the Chapel of St Columbanus, University of Galway, this evening, Wednesday 12 October, from 7.00pm to 7.30pm, to prayerfully remember those who died in Creeslough. All are welcome.