Body of Christ


Body of Christ, birthed in Bethlehem

Body of Christ,  house of the Heart of God

Body of Christ , oozing the Healing Holy Spirit

Body of Christ - you are Sacrament of Love


Body of Christ, calling us to oneness through our faith

Body of Christ, calling us to mission through our love

Body of Christ, callin us to stillness through our prayer

Body of Christ - you are Sacrament of Love


Body of Christ - you wait for my 'Amen'

Body of Christ -  my communion with my God  

Body of Christ - you are Sacrament of Love


(Sr Perpetua) 



Reflecting on Faith Pathways in Difficult Times.  

Fr Paschal McDonnell leads this one-off Retreat Day affording us a chance to take a day to ourselves and to consider the changing reality of our faith communities, to find sources of hope and to trust in God's providence that 'All will be well. All manner of things will be well.' 

Day includes input, dialogue, reflection and Celebration of Eucharist.

A light lunch will be provided.There is no charge but there will be an opportunity to make a donation. 

Day and Date: Monday 25 July 10:15 am - 4:00 pm

Venue: Everglades Hotel, Prehen, Derry

Book: secretary@thornhillministries.co.uk. ot text 077 368 32 458 

Early booking would be a welcome (and, if possible, by Monday 18 July and this would help us greatly.)  

LEADING THE LITURGY OF THE WORD: Training in Leading the Liturgy of the Word for those involved in Parish Ministry. Ideally suited to members of a faith community who already serve their parish in proclamation of the Word of God. This preparation programme will allow participants to appreciate the profound gift that the Scriptures offer in nourishment and communal prayer in keepng with the Universal church. For details, please send an email. thornhillministries@derrydiocese.org 


Thornhill Ministries continues to provide formation, training and/or reflection days for those involved in various Church Ministries, serving parishes and other groups. Available for in-person and/or zoom programmes. 

Other Supports and/or Training: Leading worship, Ignatian Prayer, leading non-liturgical group prayer, supervision and accountability in ministry. 

Welcome to Thornhill Ministries, where our team offers a variety of responses

to those who hunger for meaning... for God...

We provide opportunities for reflection and  for deeper exploration.

The Word of God is at the heart of our ministries as we strive towards an integrated spirituality.