Large crowds attend rededication of St Mary’s Church, Killybegs

Tony O’Callaghan

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Tony O’Callaghan

The Church of St. Mary of the Visitation, Killybegs, was officially rededicated on Monday night last during a two-hour ceremony presided over by Most Rev. Philip Boyce, Bishop of Raphoe. Canon Austin Laverty, Ardara, was Master of Ceremonies.

The Church of St. Mary of the Visitation, Killybegs, was officially rededicated on Monday night last during a two-hour ceremony presided over by Most Rev. Philip Boyce, Bishop of Raphoe. Canon Austin Laverty, Ardara, was Master of Ceremonies.

An unexpected guest at the altar was Mark McHugh with the Sam Maguire cup. Mark and Sam were introduced by Fr. Colm Gallagher PP as “two friends who were passing by” and they received a warm welcome from the congregation.

Read more and see our 2-page picture spread in today’s Donegal Democrat.