Parish of Seapatrick



Additional Lenten Weekday Masses

Lectio Centre, 35-37 Dominic Street, Newry.
This Lenten season you are invited to meet with the Living word ‒ Jesus Christ, in the venue of his written word ‒ Scripture
Lectio Divina for Newcomers “Make your home in me just as I do in you” John 15:4

Introducing the practice of Lectio Divina. Reading, Recognising, Responding, Resting-in, and Reflection on the Sunday Gospel. The Lenten series commences on Ash Wednesday 6 March 2019 & will run consecutively for the 6 weeks of Lent. There will be 2 sessions, either Wednesday 6 March at 11:30am or Thursday 7 March at 8:15pm.
Venue:- Lectio Centre, 35-37 Dominic Street, Newry.
To book a place please contact Joan - 028 302 62178 or email ‒

Lenten Day Retreat ‒ Journeying with the Word of God in Lent - Led by Fr Joseph Ralph OP
Saturday 23 March 2019 ‒ 10:00am-5:00pm Concluding with the celebration of Eucharist Venue ‒ Lectio Centre, 35-37 Dominic Street, NewryContact Joan ‒ 028 302 62178
Email ‒ Suggested donation £15.00.
Deposit secures place.Light lunch provided. (Limited Availability)

St Clare’s Convent, Glenvale, Newry

During the period of Lent there will be a Guided Retreat in St Clare’s Convent, Glenvale, in preparation for the beautiful feast of Easter. Retreat begins Sun 10 March at 7:30pm & concludes Sun 14 April at 7:30pm.
The Retreat has two components:
a) Participants meet with their guide ONE DAY each week at a time and day suitable to both or Meet in a small group with their guide one day each week.
b) Participants pray for about half an hour each day on the material given to them by their guide and the weekly meeting.

Places are limited so if interested please contact 3025 2778 stating your preference ‒ individual or group direction?

“Your Word is a lamp for my step”
Would you like to deepen your understanding of the Gospel? Would you like to make connections with the Gospel and your life experience? Then perhaps you would like to join a Lectio Divina Group meeting in Glenvale every Tuesday evening during Lent, beginning 12 March at 7:30pm. To book your place please phone 3025 2778. There is no charge but a donation would be very acceptable.

Dromantine Retreat Centre, Newry
Lenten Days:
Saturday 16 March ‘A Lenten Encounter: Looking Up & Reaching Out’ led by Fr Damian Bresnahan SMA 10:00am -5:00pm Cost £25 (lunch included)
Saturday 30 March ‘A Lenten Experience: Called to Renewal’ led by Fr John Gallagher SMA 10:00am -5:00pm Cost £25 (lunch included)

Holy Week Retreat Wed 17 April at 5:00pm ‒ Sun 21 April at 11:00am
The SMA Community invites you to join them in reflectively celebrating the Easter Triduum, beginning with the Seder Meal. £250 full board