Southern Area Hospice Annual Light up a Life Illumination Ceremony. Dedicate a light on our tree this Christmas for Southern Area Hospice Services – Tuesday 11th December in The Palace Demesne, Armagh at 11am and all are welcome!  
Youth 2000: Christmas Retreat Youth 2000 will be holding their annual Christmas Retreat in Newbridge College, Co Kildare from Friday 7th – Sunday 9th December. Many young people (aged 16-35) from across Ireland are expected at this donation only event and newcomers will be very welcome. This is a great opportunity to find out what your faith is all about in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Free buses available. Online booking necessary. See www.youth2000.ie or call 01 6753690  
Admission to Candidacy for The Permanent Diaconate A special Evening Prayer will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh on Wednesday 5 December at 7.30pm. During Evening Prayer, four men from the Archdiocese of Armagh will be admitted to Candidacy for Ordination as Deacons. The men are George Kingsnorth, Eunan McCreesh, Pat Devlin and Pat Butterly. We remember the four men at this time and we pray that God may continue to guide and direct them as they continue to[...]
Saturday 8 December: Feast of the Immaculate Conception Mass Times St Malachy’s Church        7.30pm (Friday), 8am, 10am St Patrick’s Cathedral      11am Tullysaran                           10am Knockaconey                      7.30pm (Friday)   “Hail Mary, full of grace; the Lord is with thee! Blessed art thou among women”.
A special day of prayer and reflection will take place in the St. Vincent de Paul Centre, Chapel Lane on Tues 4th Dec 10:30am-2:30pm. The day will be led by Sr. Mary Roe RSCJ and it will be an opportunity during this busy season to take time to reflect on what it is we are waiting for during the Advent season. Morning Coffee & a light lunch will be available as part of the day. Places are limited. Booking at[...]
Trocaire: Gifts of Love If you want to help make the world a better place this Christmas, and to give a gift that shows how much you care….then please, give a Trocaire Gift of Love. Available from the Trocaire Belfast Office, online at www.trocaire.org/gifts or by phoning 0800 912 1200.