Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ

Renew our hearts

June 7, 2024

Inspired by Blessed John Sullivan SJ, Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ has created a special Sacred Heart Novena for the diocese of Down and Connor.

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Leaving one home for another

February 27, 2024

People from Donegal and further afield attended a special Thanksgiving Mass, bidding farewell to their Bishop, Alan McGuckian SJ.

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A very special occasion

February 20, 2024

Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ, was the main celebrant at the annual Blessed John Sullivan SJ Mass. Archbishop Michael Jackson was also present.

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What it was like at the Synod

November 8, 2023

Irish Jesuit Bishop Alan McGuckian candidly shares his experience of the recent Synod on Synodality in Rome.

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‘Racism is the opposite of encounter’

March 21, 2023

The Irish Jesuit Refugee Service marks International Day against Racism and welcomes Bishops' statement challenging the rise of racism and xenophobia.

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Ireland’s own ‘Camino’

July 5, 2022

Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ talks about the annual Slí Cholmcille Pilgrimage, around the beautiful county of Donegal from July 22 - 28th, 2022. All welcome.

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Building for the future in Ukraine

June 8, 2022

John O’Connor, former Jesuit alumnus, has been in Ukraine exploring how Irish companies might help rebuild the country post-conflict.

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Marking World Day of Migrants and Refugees

September 25, 2021

Jesuit Refugee Service Ireland reflects on the theme of the Pope’s message: Towards an ever wider ‘we’ in the context of the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan

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An Irish Camino experience

July 27, 2021

Three Jesuits, including Bishop Alan McGuckian of Raphoe, are helping to establish a new pilgrimage route in Ireland, the Slí Cholmcille in Donegal and Derry

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Working together for world peace

February 3, 2021

Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ has welcomed the first International Day of Human Fraternity and says we are all called to respond to global injustice

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