Derry and Raphoe Mothers' Union News

Join Us for a Faith in Action Prayer Breakfast

Derry and Raphoe Mothers’ Union will be hosting a faith in action prayer breakfast on Saturday, February 25th, 2017 from 9.30am – 11.30pm at St. Augustine’s Church Hall, Londonderry. Bishop Pat […]

Five Female Clergy attend Prayer Vigil

Representatives from Women’s Groups from Derry and Raphoe as well as Mothers’ Union members attended the Prayer Vigil organised by Jacqui Armstrong, Derry and Raphoe Mothers’ Union Faith and […]

Prayer Vigil in St Columb’s Cathedral on 16 days of Activism against Gender Violence

Here are some photos from our recent prayer vigil in St. Columb’s Cathedral as part of our 16 days of activism against gender violence.

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

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

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

“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

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

Here are some images from our recent Festival Service.

An Exciting Year Planned for 2017

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”

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 […]