Year for Priests Events

Year for Priests


19 June 2009 – 11 June 2010

Faithfulness of Christ, faithfulness of priests



Friday 16th April 2010

A lecture entitled
Ministerial Priesthood and the priesthood of the Laity
By Fr Thomas McGovern
Author of articles and books including ‘Priestly Identity’ and ‘Priestly Celibacy Today’

Meeting Room, Church of St John the Baptist at 7.30 pm
Refreshments to follow

Admission is free and all are welcome

Saturday 17th April 2010

A visit to the Parish by the Most Reverend Donal McKeown,
Auxiliary Bishop to the Bishop of Down and Connor

Bishop McKeown will deliver the homily at the 7.00 pm Mass on the theme of priesthood
Church of St John the Baptist

Sunday 18th April 2010

Exposition and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament beginning at 7.00 pm and concluding with Benediction
Church of St John the Baptist

The above events are supported by St Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society and the Order of the Knights of St Columbanus

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