Read about the upcoming programme of events celebrating the 175th anniversary of Carlow Cathedral, culminating with a diocesan liturgy with Cardinal Brady on Sat 29th November.

Fr. John Cummins (Adm) gives details of the upcoming programme of event. This interview broadcast on KFM on 23 Nov 2008.

Programme of Events – November 2008

Tuesday 4th at 8.00 pm
Cathedral of the Assumption

2 Talks:
A History of Carlow Cathedral’

byTed Brophy

Thomas Cobden, Architect’
by Fr. Tom McDonnell

Saturday 8th 7.30 pm
Seven Oaks Hotel, Carlow

Parish Social

Tickets 25

Monday 10th at 7.30 pm
Cathedral of the Assumption

Talk:
‘Paul – Faith and Hope for Tomorrow’s World’
by Bishop NT Wright, Anglican Bishop of Durham

Click here for more details and to hear interview with Bishop Wright

Tuesday 11th at 8.00 pm
Cathedral of the Assumption

Talk:
‘JKL, James of Kildare & Leighlin’
by Dr. Tom McGrath

Thursday 20th at 6.00 pm
Cathedral of the Assumption

Solemn Evening Prayer
Join the priests of our diocese and Bishop Seamus Freeman (Ossory) who are gathering for an afternoon’s reflection on their vocation followed by Solemn Vespers.

Friday 21st at 8.00 pm
Cathedral of the Assumption

Polish Mass

Saturday, 22nd to Sunday, 30th November
Cathedral of the Assumption

Parish Mission

Led by the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, Limerick
(Monks of Moyross)

Monday 24th 7.30 p.m. – 40 Hours Adoration begins
Tuesday 25th 7.30 p.m. – Opening of the Mission
Wednesday 26th 7.30 p.m. – Eucharistic Healing
Wednesday -26th. 9.30pm – Theology on Tap – Discussing religious issues – Tully’s Bar
Thursday 27th 7.30 p.m. – Service of Reconciliation
Friday 28th 7.30 p.m – Closing of the Mission – Celebrating Our Lady

Saturday – 29th at 6.15 pm
Cathedral of the Assumption

Celebration of the Dedication of the Cathedral
led by Cardinal Sean Brady, Archbishop of Armagh

Sunday – 30th at 12.30 pm
Cathedral of the Assumption

Presentation of Bene Merente Medals