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Diocese of GalwayKilmacduagh & Kilfenora

Deoise na GaillimheChill Mac Duach & Chill Fhionnúrach


Day for Life 2022

Published: 30 September 2022
This year’s Day for Life will be celebrated in Ireland on Sunday 2 October, with the theme ‘Caring for the Older Person’. Saint Joachim and Saint Anne, pray for us.

Croí 2022

Published: 28 September 2022

Parables to Ponder and Put into Practice

Published: 28 September 2022
Galway Diocesan Pastoral Outreach Centre: Join us on line for six consecutive Tuesday evenings as we explore some of the parables and their meaning for our lives. Beginning 18 October2022.

Association of Catholics in Ireland: Zoom lecture on 6 October

Published: 27 September 2022
Association of Catholics in Ireland: Transmitting Faith in Contemporary Culture — Zoom lecture from Rev. Prof. Michael Conway on Thursday 6 October 2022 at 8.00pm

YouCat Catholic Study Programme

Published: 27 September 2022
YOUCAT study course beginning on 11 October at the Diocesan Pastoral Outreach Centre. YOUCAT is suitable for all who are seeking to learn the truths of the Catholic faith and witness the faith in daily life.

Galway Camino

Published: 13 September 2022
The Galway Camino is a self-directed walk consisting of visitations to seven sites, six churches, and a convent chapel. It takes place on Saturday 24 September 2022 between 12.00 noon and 5.30pm. It is a pilgrimage based on the Camino de Santiago, also known by the English name the Way of St James… Read more...

Training for Transformation

Published: 13 September 2022
"Training for Transformation": Working for social justice through grassroots community education. Course runs from 22 September to 17 November. Full details at, email, or tel. Noel at 085 2890491.

Rahoon Cemetery Sunday Mass

Published: 29 August 2022
Rahoon Cemetery Sunday, 11th September 2022 — 3.00pm Mass. Please click for information from Galway City Council on traffic management.

Season of Creation Diocesan Prayer Service: online recording

Published: 28 August 2022
For anyone who missed it, here is an online recording link to our special Season of Creation prayer service in Galway Cathedral on Thursday 8 September, presided over by Bishop MIchael Duignan.

"Signposts to the Future: Church, Synodality & Change": 21 September

Published: 26 August 2022
Rev. Prof. Michael Conway (St Patrick's College Maynooth), is a guest speaker at the Croí Nua Sprirituality Centre on 21 September.

Alzheimer Society of Ireland: Memory Walk 18 September

Published: 24 August 2022
Alzheimer’s Memory Walk is a family-friendly event suitable for all ages and abilities, uniting together with families and communities to raise awareness and funds for dementia supports. See for full details.  

National Synthesis of Synodal Process

Published: 21 August 2022
The National Synthesis of the universal synodal process was published during a Mass celebrated by Bishop Michael Router at Knock Novena.

Cemetery Sunday, Bohermore

Published: 3 August 2022
11.00am Sunday 21 August 2022, on location and online.


Published: 24 July 2022
All-Ireland Senior Football Championship final: Sunday 24 July 2022 Galway v. Kerry

Catechism of the Catholic Church Adult Studies: pilgrimage to Knock

Published: 15 July 2022
The Catechism of the Catholic Church Adult Studies is promoting a pilgrimage to Knock on Saturday 30 July. The theme is “The Catechism of the Catholic Church: A Pearl of Great Price left on the Shelf”. Fr John Harris OP, Prior Provincial of the Irish Dominicans, will lead a workshop at 11.30am… Read more...

Sara Kyne 'People for Others' exhibition

Published: 13 July 2022
Moycullen artist Sara Kyne is showing her collection of oil paintings, entitled “People for Others”, in Galway Cathedral from 11th to 30th July. These portraits honour twenty people who have founded or who run charitable foundations, including Fr Peter McVerry, Christina Noble, Sr Stan Kennedy,… Read more...

Plenary indulgences: World Day for Grandparents & the Elderly

Published: 13 July 2022
Information on grants of indulgences for those taking part in the second World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly on 24 July 2022.

World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly: 24 July 2022

Published: 13 July 2022
On Sunday 24 July 2022, the second World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly will be celebrated throughout the Church.

Sacred Heart Missionaries 9-day novena

Published: 24 May 2022
Missionaries of the Sacred Heart nine-day novena: 16 to 24 June 2022. Live-streamed from Salthill church webcam.

Charity concert Saturday 28 May

Published: 24 May 2022
Charity concert at 8.00pm on Saturday 28 May in St Augustine's church, Galway, to support Red Cross relief work in Ukraine. Tickets €15 from Eventbrite or at the door.