Mindful of his inspiring words and witness to the Christian Vocation, and especially to the Priestly Vocation, St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society is saddened by the loss of Pope Benedict XVI. We join with Our Holy Father, Pope Francis, and the whole Church in praying for the repose of his soul and treasuring his legacy
Let’s continue to pray for more vocations to priesthood and religious life. Archbishop Eamon Martin encourages vocations and talks about his own Vocation story. Please take a look at the video below.
Fr. Joseph Keegan, ordained a Priest for the Archdiocese of Dublin on 20th February, 2022, by His Grace the Archbishop of Dublin, in the Church of the Precious Blood, Cabra, Dublin 7, receiving the presentation stole embroidered with the logo of St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society from Pauline McHugh, President of the Dublin Diocesan Committee,
Mr Dominic Dowling was presented the Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice award by Pope Francis for his lifelong service to the Church and as Editor of The Sheaf magazine. The Sheaf is the quarterly magazine of St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society. The award was presented to Dominic on behalf of Pope Francis by Archbishop of Dublin
A Mass of Thanksgiving for the Gift of Priesthood was celebrated at St. Andrews Church, Westland Row, Dublin on the 21st November 2021. The Thanksgiving Mass is organised each year by the Dublin branches of St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society and is celebrated on the Feast of Christ the King. The main celebrant this year
Fr Callum Douglas Young and Fr Juan Jesús Gonzalez Borrallo, Redemptoris Mater House of Formation, Dundalk were ordained by Archbishop Eamon Martin on Tuesday 29th June 2021 in the Armagh Cathedral. Our President John F. Murphy and Maura Murphy Armagh Diocesan President attended the ordinations, and presented each with the St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society