Fáilte chuig Ardeaglais na Gaillimhe!

Situated on the banks of the River Corrib in Galway city, Galway Cathedral is the most recently built of Europe's great stone cathedrals, and is the centre of a vibrant community.

Saint of the Month: St Teresa of Avila

St Teresa of Avila

Feast day: 15 October

Last year was the 500th anniversary of the birth of St Teresa of Avila. She could be described as a character. She was a reformer and a mystic whose writings on prayer, while deeply spiritual, are often pratical and full of common sense.

Concert: Aimee Banks

Aimee Banks

A charity concert, in aid of Lauralynn Children's Hospice, will be given by Aimee Banks in the Cathedral on Saturday 1 October 2016 at 8:00pm.

Tickets cost €10, and are available in the Cathedral Bookshop, in OMG Zhivago (Shop Street, Galway), and in Supervalu Moycullen.

Lighting Up the Cathedral

This summer Galway Cathedral underwent a lighting facelift, investing in new a LED lighting system to illuminate the building from all angles. The cost of this project is €10,000 and Galway Cathedral is hoping that the venture can be crowd-funded.

The Jubilee of Mercy Indulgence

An indulgence is available once daily during the Jubilee Year of Mercy. This short article describes what an indulgence is, and how to obtain it.