Welcome to Derry and Raphoe Mothers’ Union
Our Mission Statement
For 130 years members of the Mothers’ Union have been making a difference in families. The Mothers’ Union is a Christian organisation, which promotes the well-being of families worldwide. We achieve this by developing prayer and spiritual growth in families. Studying and reflecting on family life and marriage and its place in society. Encouraging our members to take practical action to improve conditions for families, both nationally and in the communities in which they live.
Our Latest Activities
Monday, 27th March was the last of our five Diocesan area agape meals which […]
The latest editions of the Northern Spin and the Southern Spin are now available […]
At the Prayer Breakfast in St Augustine’s Parish Church, organised by Mothers’ Union and […]
Check out the January 2017 publication of the Irish Spin for all the latest […]
Derry and Raphoe Mothers’ Union will be hosting a faith in action prayer breakfast […]
Representatives from Women’s Groups from Derry and Raphoe as well as Mothers’ Union members […]
Here are some photos from our recent prayer vigil in St. Columb’s Cathedral as […]
The Diocesan President of Mothers’ Union, Mary Good, has invited people in the Diocese […]
What We Do
The goal of the Mothers’ Union is to be specifically committed to strengthening and preserving family life and marriage, by our Christian faith through practical action. This practical action can be seen through the giving of self, in prayer, in voluntary work, and in helping those less fortunate than ourselves in whatever ways we can.
Today the Mothers’ Union provides
Aims and Objectives
The aim of the Mothers’ Union is the advancement of the Christian religion in the sphere of marriage and family life.To uphold Christ’s teaching on the nature of marriage and to promote its wider understanding.