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First Sunday of Advent

Posted: 29 November 2020

Today we celebrate the beginning of the Church’s new year. We light the first candle, which represents hope.

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Saint of the Month: St Josaphat

Posted: 28 November 2020

St Josaphat (1583-1623) was archbishop of Polotsk in what is now Belarus.

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Christ the King

Posted: 22 November 2020

Matthew would appear to be the only gospel in which the Last Judgement is described in the imagery of sheep and goats.

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12 December: The Knights Before Christmas

Posted: 19 November 2020

The A-Capella Knights present their annual concert, The Knights Before Christmas, in virtual form on 12 December 2020 at 8:00pm.

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Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 15 November 2020

As we approach the end of the Church’s year, Matthew’s gospel is describing the time when Jesus was approaching his passion and death.

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Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 8 November 2020

During the month of November, when we remember our dead, we are also reminded in the Sunday liturgy of the “last things.” Matthew in particular lays emphasis on final judgement.

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November Novena of Remembrance

Posted: 5 November 2020

A novena of remembrance of all the faithful departed will be celebrated in the Cathedral between 2 and 10 November, with mass at 11:00am and 6:00pm each day (Sunday 9:00am, 10:30am, 12:30pm & 6

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Solemnity of All Saints

Posted: 1 November 2020

The process of formal canonization can be very selective and even sometimes political. Men greatly outnumber women, there are few married saints and of those most are royalty and many are widows.

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November Liturgy of Prayer & Remembrance

Posted: 27 October 2020

Galway Cathedral, along with other churches around the diocese and across the country, will hold an online service on Sunday 1 November at 3.00pm to dedicate November as a month of prayer and remembrance for the dead and for the comfort of the bereaved.

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Faith Formation Programmes

Posted: 27 October 2020

A series of four programmes of faith formation, available for all to take part.

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