Archive for the ‘Clonard’ Category

An Event Called “Building healthy communities through honest friendship”

Monday, January 24th, 2011

An evening with Very Rev’d. Dr Ken Newell, O.B.E. former Prebyterian Moderator, and Fr. Gerry Reynolds of Clonard Monastery. They will speak of their pilgrimage of understanding, the effect of their friendship on the communities in which they serve and the power of friendship to ‘defrost’ deep divisions.

February 1st 2011 – St. Brigid’s Day 7:30p.m.

Venue: St. Patrick’s Church of Ireland Cathedral, Armagh, Northern Ireland.
Admission: £5.00 – payable at the door.

Further information about the event can be found on the Church of Ireland site and
You can find more information on Clonard’s Reconciliation Ministry at . You can view Catholic Services from Clonard on their CSTV channel .

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Clonard and Mount St Alphonsus Novena

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

The response to the streaming of the Novena’s has been fantastic. Yesterday across all live services we had over 8,000 visitors.

Clonard website has some nice feedback on their guestbook

Clonard Novena

Monday, June 16th, 2008

This year is the third year has broadcast the Clonard Solemn Novena from Belfast which starts on Wednesday 18th June.

Previously tens of thousands have tuned in to view the Novena on line. Last year 35,000 people dropped by during the Novena with hundreds tuning in for each session. With the introduction this year of extra cameras in the Church we hope to deliver better viewing quality.

During the nine days sessions run from 7.00 am in the morning to 11.00pm in the evening, several thousand people are expected to attend the Church every day. Check our events page for a full timetable.

Clonard Extra Cameras Update

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

As mentioned previously  we have installed a total of 5 cameras into Clonard Monastery. We had some initial focusing problems which have now been resolved.  There have been some audio issues as well which we have ironed out.

Extra Cameras in Clonard

Friday, June 13th, 2008

You may have noticed that there are a few different views of Clonard being streamed at the moment. We have just installed four extra cameras into the Church, bringing the total to five.

There will be more of an update in the next day or two on the upgrade.

Clonard Service Issue

Friday, May 30th, 2008

Clonard Monastery is having streaming issues at the moment.

The video picture is pausing every couple of seconds. There is an issue with the broadband line we are currently trying to resolve.

This post will be updated as soon as there is more information.

Update 13 June 2008: The broadband issue is still on going. There will be an update to the on going situation on Saturday 14th June 2008.