After a break of a number of years due to pandemic related restrictions, Bishop Larry was once again pleased to be able to present the Pope John Paul II Award to nearly 100 young people from across the diocese, on Friday 10th November.
Saint Michael’s Church, Enniskillen hosted the Diocese of Clogher’s 13th JPII Award Ceremony, with the first group of young people receiving their award in 2009.
A huge congratulations to all the young people who received their award, and thanks to the Award Leaders in their parishes who facilitate and journey alongside the participants each year.
The JPII Award in the Diocese of Clogher is run by our Youth and Young Adult Ministry organisation – Clogher don Óige (CdÓ). Thanks also to our Youth Ministry Director – James McLoughlin, Chaplain to Clogher don Óige – Father Leo Creelman, CdÓ Administrator – Anita McKenna, and those who make up the Diocesan Awarding Committee.
Our thanks also to the Knights of Saint Columbanus, who continue to support the Pope John Paul II Award in the diocese, and to Supreme Knight, John Murphy for his presence and his assistance in presenting the awards on the night.