Message from St Patrick's R.C Church

Re-opening of churches for Public Mass - All letters were posted First class  Monday 22nd and require your response to maximise the numbers which can be safely accommodated in both parish churches. Please ensure that replies are returned by Monday 29th June to the parish office, either by post or email. 

Deadline for replies  extended as a number of parishioners had not received  their letter. Sincere thanks to all who have responded. 

IF YOU HAVE NEWLY MOVED INTO THE PARISH OR MOVED  ADDRESS WITHIN THE PARISH IN THE LAST YEAR PLEASE UPDATE YOUR DETAILS BY EMAIL TO loughguile@downandconnor.org


CONFESSIONS THIS WEEK IN THE ORATORY: Thursday  7 - 8p.m   and Saturday 12 noon

***FUNERALS :“Funeral Services and Requiem Mass in the presence of the deceased and 10 mourners,whilst observing social distancing regulations, is now permitted across the Diocese”

In the event of a funeral the graveyard will be temporarily closed to the public to  facilitate the attendance of  immediate family. 


Churches now open daily for Private Prayer.

Parish Graveyards: Please follow social distancing guidelines while visiting the. (Open for visitation only) Diocese office have indicated that changes to permit  private work to be carried out in the graveyards will be forthcoming within the next two weeks.