Pilgrimages and Special Services




11th October 2012– 24th November 2013

Turas Domnach Min Cluaine

(Pilgrim Walk) This Turas, in the Year of Faith, is the first Turas of St
Patricks Foundations along the Faughan region. Turas begins at 2pm on
Saturday 10th November at the St Columbs Park Car Park, Browning
Drive with a short prayer service to begin the Pilgrim Walk. The Pilgrim
Walk will take us over the Peace Bridge and re-cross the Peace Bridge
again (as St Patrick crossed the Foyle coming from the Inishowen region).
The walk will continue through to St Columbs Park and a short Prayer
Service will be held at the ruins of St Breckan’s Old Church in the park.
This Pilgrim Walk is open to all peoples, especially those who live along
the Faughan region.





Ardmore Parish Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from 26th July to 31st July 2012. 5 nights full board in Hotel Jean D’Arc. Price £599. includes bus transfer to Belfast Airport, return and hotel in Lourdes. Single accommodation £25 extra per night. Booking forms soon available Further details will follow.




Lough Derg


Lough Derg has been offering One Day Retreats since 1992. These appeal largely to older people, especially those no longer able to make the traditional Three-Day Pilgrimage, and to those who for reasons of health or disability, have never been able to visit Lough Derg. For Bookings and further information: visit www.loughderg.org

Email: info@loughderg.org
Tel: 071 9861518 (from N.I. 028 686 32391) - Lough Derg Office, Pettigo, Co Donegal

Other Locations & Events

Need time to rest, to think, to pray? Tobar Mhuire, Passionist Monastery in Crossgar is offering two summer retreats in its newly renovated retreat house: Evening 28th July – lunch time 31st July; Evening 12th August – lunch time 20th August.

Contact the Secretary in Tobar Mhuire: Tel: 028 44 830242

Email: secretary@tobarmhuirecrossgar.com


Monastery Stays: Well established and recommended across the travel media and guides to Italy. Monastery stays is an innovative small organisation established to provide a superior service for people wanting the wonderful experience of staying in authentic monastery and convent guests houses in Italy.


For more information Tel: 48 075 875 133.