Derry and Raphoe Mothers' Union News

Second Mothers’ Union All-Ireland Prayer Vigil to END Violence Against Women

By |November 22nd, 2016|

The Diocesan President of Mothers’ Union, Mary Good, has invited people in the Diocese of Derry and Raphoe to support next weekend’s All-Ireland Prayer Vigil in Londonderry against gender-based […]

Read The Irish Spin November 2016 Edition

By |November 15th, 2016|

The Irish Spin November 2016 edition is now available. This edition is packed full of news including information on upcoming prayer vigils, our 16 days of activism and much […]

Second Mothers’ Union All-Ireland Prayer Vigil to END violence against women

By |November 10th, 2016|

“It is one of the most pervasive violations of human rights in the world, one of the least prosecuted crimes, and one of the greatest threats to lasting peace […]

Second Mothers’ Union All-Ireland Prayer Vigil to END violence against women

By |November 10th, 2016|

In solidarity with women across the world Mothers’ Union is supporting the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence Campaign for the second year running with an All-Ireland […]

Derry and Raphoe Mothers’ Union Festival Service

By |October 16th, 2016|

Here are some images from our recent Festival Service.

An Exciting Year Planned for 2017

By |October 7th, 2016|

At the Festival Service President Mary announced that 2017 was going to be a very exciting year which would include a visit by the President of All Ireland Phyllis […]

New Diocesan President “A Force to be Reckoned With”

By |October 7th, 2016|

As Mothers’ Union members from throughout Derry and Raphoe Diocese gathered to celebrate their Festival Service in St Columb’s Cathedral, Right Rev Bishop Ken Good praised them, saying they […]

Never Underestimate the Power of Prayer

By |October 7th, 2016|

This year the Prayer Circle was delighted to welcome Rev Paul Hoey to lead an afternoon on Listening to God – Can we? How? What stops us?  It was […]

Mary Sumner Update 2016

By |August 18th, 2016|

Mary Sumner Day Prayer Walk 2016. The Quiet Garden at The See House. On Saturday, August 6th members and friends enjoyed an afternoon of rest and wonderful, prayerful refreshment in […]

It’s hard to ‘lick’ the generosity of the Mother’s Union!

By |August 5th, 2016|

All of the Children in the Tobermore Area attending the ToberTiny’s Community Playgroup and both Tobermore and Kilross Primary Schools where very excited indeed, when unexpected visitor’s from the […]