World Mission Sunday

World Mission Sunday is the Holy Father’s annual appeal for spiritual and financial support so that the life-giving work of overseas mission and missionaries can continue. This year’s celebration will take place on Sunday, 24th October 2021. For more information...

Workshops for those who lead Liturgical Music Ministry

Two new Liturgical Music initiatives are taking place in the Diocese during October and November. On October 16th, a workshop on Accompaniment will take place in the Cathedral of the Most Trinity, Waterford, beginning at 11.30am. On November 20th, a workshop...

Lectio Divina

The Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus invite you to join them in Lectio Divina - the praying with the Scriptures.  This initiative will begin on Thursday, September 30th. A possibility of two sessions will be offered; Thursday @ 2:00 in St. John's Pastoral...

Diocesan Newsletter September 2021

Please click HERE to view our Diocesan Newsletter for September.   We are currently making progress out of Covid-19 restrictions in the Diocese, so please God, we will be able to gather with groups in parishes again soon.  Details of training...

Catechesis for Youth and Adults

This Catechesis training will take place in St. Paul's Church, Lisduggan.  Please click on Catechesis for Youth and Adults to obtain further information.  Booking is not essential.  

Death of Monsignor Michael Olden PE

Death of Monsignor Michael Olden PE

It is with regret we record the death of Monsignor Michael Olden PE, who died on Monday, August 30th after a long illness, borne with great dignity and courage. Monsignor Michael was a native of Cappoquin and was educated at Mount Melleray, UCC and St. Patrick's...

Season of Creation – 1st September to 4th October.

Season of Creation – 1st September to 4th October.

The Season of Creation has a special significance for the Catholic Church, particularly since Pope Francis established 1 September as an annual World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.  The Season of Creation or Creation Time, is marked throughout the...

Walks at Mount Melleray – August 21st

Next Saturday, August 21st, there will be a variety of walks taking place from Mount Melleray Abbey.  More details can be obtained by clicking on Melleray Walk August 21st. It is important that you book your place in advance!  

Youth 2000 Summer Retreat

Youth 2000 will hold their summer retreat in various venues this year, due to Covid-19 restrictions.  See all the details in the attached poster for Youth 2000 in the Waterford Area.