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Virtual Pilgrimage Week Rosary at the Grotto

Virtual Pilgrimage Week Rosary at the Grotto

Virtual Pilgrimage Week 2021 At the Grotto this afternoon, the Rosary was prayed for the intentions of our Hexham and Newcastle Pilgrimage Family. For anyone who missed the live stream, a recording is available by clicking on the link below. A candle was lit for our...
Virtual Pilgrimage Week Rosary at the Grotto

Virtual Pilgrimage Week 2021

Sadly, we are unable to travel to Lourdes on Pilgrimage this year.  We have therefore planned a ‘Virtual Pilgrimage’, hopefully providing opportunities for our Pilgrimage Family to join together in prayer and worship over the course of the week. The week’s events...
Pilgrimage Day at Ushaw College- Saturday 31st July 2021

Pilgrimage Day at Ushaw College- Saturday 31st July 2021

You and your family are invited to join your fellows pilgrims as Bishop Robert leads our diocese in a special Lourdes Pilgrimage Day at Ushaw College. This event will take place on Saturday 31st July 11am- 3pm and will include Mass and a Marian procession. There will...
Canon Michael McCoy: RIP

Canon Michael McCoy: RIP

It is with a sense of deep shock and sadness that I have to inform you that Canon Michael McCoy died on Saturday 10th April 2021. This is a time of great grief for Canon Michael’s family, his friends, his parishioners and for our whole Diocese. I would ask you to pray...
Canon Michael McCoy: RIP

Lourdes Pilgrimage 2021

After much discussion, consultation and prayer, I regretfully have made the decision to cancel the official 2021 Hexham and Newcastle Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes. I am deeply grateful to those who have supported and advised me during this process of...