The Diocesan Youth Choir are re-establishing themselves and are inviting anyone who may be interested in coming on board aged 18 to 35 to join them for a meeting on Oct. 7th 5.30 to 6.30 in the Prayer Guidance Centre, Knock. The meeting will be followed by Taize Prayer from 6.30 to 7.30 for anyone [...]
Diocesan Conferences with newly appointed Youth Director, Ms. Trish O’Brien.
The Cathedral Parish launched a new young adults group September 8th. The St. Aloysius Young Adults Group meets every Saturday night at 9pm in the Parish Pastoral Centre on the Dublin Road. Together they meet to learn more about their faith, grow closer to God and enjoy food and a bit of craic. The group [...]
Pictures of Knock Youth Faith Festival with John Lonnergan – Key Note Speaker. A wonderful weekend enjoyed by all!
Clare Island & the Diocesan Youth Council’s final preparations for Eucharistic Congress
The third DYC preparation day for the young people from Tuam Diocese who plan to attend Congress took place in Clare Island on Sunday May 27th. Following two previous successful preparation events; “Dare to Begin” in Ballintubber on March 19th and “Dare to Climb” [...]
DUNMORE / GLENAMADDY / KILKERRIN-CLONBERNE / WILLIAMSTOWN CLUSTER
In April 2009, the Tuam Archdiocese, following consultation with all the pastoral councils, produced a report called “Proposals for the future serving of the parishes in the Archdiocese of Tuam”. This report was compiled in response to the growing crisis facing the Church because of the diminishing number [...]
The third and final leg of the Diocesan Youth Pilgrimage in completing the Tóchar Phádraig was held on Sunday April 29th. It was also part of the preparation for the team of young people attending the Eucharistic Congress in June. About 200 people attended with groups from Castlebar, Claremorris, Dunmore, Tuam, Drimnagh and other locations. [...]
DPC Listening Exercise
[Note: The Listening Process organised by the Diocesan Pastoral Council took place at nine venues throughout the Archdiocese of Tuam during March and April 2011. The Summary Report on the Listening Process in the Archdiocese of Tuam was published in hard copy and launched in Westport on October 17th for distribution [...]
On Friday October 7th 16 young people of the Robe Cluster (Parishes surrounding Ballinrobe) launched their fund raising efforts to raise €60,000 to go to the Philippines to help the Badjoa tribe in Cebu with building and education projects. Photos of the launch can be viewed in the gallery below:
Congrats to all involved in the Summer Youth Festival. Several hundred young people attended from all over the country and they had the benefit of being there for the National Eucharistic Congress as well.
Just a short note to tell you about our up coming event, the Knock Summer Festival 2011. The festival is a three [...]