Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,
In the Gospel of this last Sunday after Pentecost, the last Sunday of her liturgical year, Holy Mother Church places before us Christ’s predictions concerning the destruction of the Temple of Jerusalem, and the end of the world. The message is clear. All things in this world are passing. We must look beyond this world towards the next life which lasts forever. … Read More
Fr Damian McCaughan, who celebrates the monthly Mass at St Therese Church, writes about how the Extraordinary Form of the Mass has helped him and many other younger people to appreciate our Catholic heritage.
As a child growing up in St Malachy’s Parish, Coleraine, I remember being intrigued by the church building. I loved the chance to light a candle, to look up close at the different statues of the saints, or to say a prayer at Our Lady’s altar. … Read More