Wednesday, 23 May, 2018  
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Welcome from Fr Brian Daly





The parish has installed a webcam in the church to broadcast Mass over the internet. This service will be beneficial for the parishioners abroad and for the sick and elderly at home. The service can be accessed on and NOW can be accessed through the parish website on CLICKING THE HYPERLINK ABOVE. Please also note a set top box is needed for those parishioners who wish to view the services on their televisions; however internet is still required. The webcam can be viewed on laptop, PC, smart phone, kindle etc. For further information on the above please contact Seamus McNichol, MCN Media on 07732329066.




(Celebrant: Bishop Noel Treanor)

St. Patrick’s and St. Brigid’s Church, Monday 21st May, 4pm. All welcome




Church of the Immaculate Conception,

Rathlin Island

Blessing of new Mission Cross in the church grounds

and launch of the of Church History Leaflet in Parochial Hall

immediately after 12noon Mass on Sunday 27 May. All welcome



Annual Blessing of Boats

(Ballycastle Church Action in association with the Rathlin Sound Maritime Festival)

Fri. 25 May – 1.30pm at Rathlin Harbour, and 7.30pm at Ballycastle Harbour followed by wreath laying in the bay in memory of all who have lost their lives at sea. (Board ferry [free] for placing


Cemetery Sunday dates for 2018

Ballintoy - after 6.30pm Mass, Saturday 2nd June

Ballinlea - after 9.30am Mass, Sunday 3rd June

Ballycastle - 3pm, Sunday, 3rd June

Rathlin - after 12noon Mass, Sunday, 10th June



The Down and Connor Annual Pilgrimage to Knock

led by Bishop Treanor, will take place on Sunday 10th June 2018.

We encourage parishioners who usually visit Knock annually as a family or individuals

to consider making their visit on this day




World Meeting of Families – Tickets and Registration

  • Everyone who registers online to attend one or three days of the Pastoral Congress (22-24 August), is guaranteed to receive tickets for the Festival of Families (Croke Park, Saturday 25th August) and the Final Mass (Phoenix Park, Sunday 26th August). 
  • Those who only wish to register for the Festival of Families or the Final Mass need to be aware that tickets will be limited subject to venue capacity and availability.
  • To register online please go to
  • To enquire  about accommodation please go to
  • Alternatively call the national office – 0035316909409
  • If you have any other queries contact the Diocesan Office – This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


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Recently Deceased

Frank McCouaig (England; formerly Market Street),

Fred Gizzie (Canada)





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