The Chrism Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 26, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. in Saint Columba Cathedral. All clergy are invited to concelebrate and parishes are welcomed to send delegations of 5-7 people.
Please note that Saint Patrick’s Day falls on Sunday, March 17, 2024, this year. The Fifth Sunday of Lent is to be celebrated on this day at Mass.
We are a blessing to each other with much to share among ourselves. Those attending are asked to make their lunch reservation by March 5, 2024 by contacting Geri Deane.
All are encouraged to participate in the traditional Lenten practice of prayer, sacrifice, and almsgiving.
Every parish should plan to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation the evening of Wednesday, February 28th, 2024.
Save-the-date for a Clergy Convocation with Catholic Leadership Institute: Thursday, September 12, 2024.
Letters of suitability are to be sent from one bishop/superior to another. An electronic form is now available online for diocesan priests to request a letter of suitability from Bishop Bonnar.
Because St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Sunday, the Fifth Day of Lent is to be celebrated on this day at Mass.
Parishioners from across our six counties will demonstrate the unity of the diocesan Church as they gather for the Mass of Holy Chrism.