University Chaplains

ST MARY’S UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

St Mary’s is the only Catholic University College in Northern Ireland. The College’s primary role is to serve the educational needs of the Catholic community and of society in general, principally by educating competent and caring teachers. The College also offers a BA in Liberal Arts and a range of inservice courses for teachers and educational professionals.
The Chairman of the Board of Governors is, ex-officio, the Bishop of the Diocese of Down and Connor. The Principal is Professor Peter B Finn. There are 56 lecturers, 1000 full-time students.
Mass is celebrated in the College chapel on weekdays during term time at 1.05pm (Thursday 12.05pm) and 5.15pm. Visitors are welcome.
191 Falls Road
Belfast
BT12 6FE
Tel : 028 9032 7678      Fax : 028 9033 3719
e-mail address: p.finn@smucb.ac.uk
website: http://www.stmarys-belfast.ac.uk
 
QUEEN’S UNIVERSITY OF BELFAST
The University is served by one full time Catholic Chaplain, Rev Gerard Magee.
Address:
Rev Gerard Magee
Catholic Chaplaincy
28 Elmwood Avenue
Belfast
BT9 6AY
Tel : 028 9066 9737     Fax : 028 9068 7010
Email : qubcc@downandconnor.org
Website: www.qubcc.org
Mass in the University: Masses are celebrated from the Sunday Evening before the first day of ‘term’. There are no masses outside of term time.
Daily Mass: Mon-Fri. 12.15pm (12.45 during exams)
Sunday Masses: 8pm.
The Chaplaincy Building houses the Corpus Christi Chapel, study/classrooms, Library, Chaplain’s office, Prayer Room and the Student’s Lounge.
 
THE UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER
The University is served by two Catholic Chaplains, Fr Raymond McCullagh is based on the Coleraine Campus and Fr Terence Howard SJ is based on the Jordanstown campus.
 
COLERAINE CAMPUS
Mass in the University: Mass on Sundays during term at 8pm in St Mary’s Star of the Sea, Portstewart. Holy Days at 1.20 & 5.20pm in the Octagon; on Mondays and Thursdays at 5.20pm in the Chaplaincy Prayer Room (L102).
Confessions: on request.
Addresses:
The Chaplaincy Office
L101
University of Ulster
Coleraine
Tel : 028 7032 4652
1 Seafield Park South
Portstewart
BT55 7LH. (Fr Raymond McCullagh)
Home Tel : 028 7083 2066
University Tel : 028 7032 4652/7032 4369)
Mobile : 077 3922 3293
Email: r.mccullagh@ulster.ac.uk
 
JORDANSTOWN CAMPUS
On the Jordanstown Campus, the Chaplaincy team is based at the Chaplains’ Suite (5F01) which is on the Mall in the main University building.
Mass in the University: Mass Tues 8.40am and Friday 12.20am in the Prayer Room 1D05.
In addition to the University services St. James Parish Church, Whiteabbey is within easy walking distance of the campus. Sunday Masses: Vigil 6pm, 11.30am.
Addresses:
Chaplains’ Suite (5F01)
University of Ulster at Jordanstown
Newtownabbey
Co. Antrim
BT37 0QB
Tel : 028 9036 6404
Fr Terry Howard SJ
28 Brookvale Avenue
Belfast
BT14 6BW
Tel : 028 9075 7615
Mobile : 079 2325 8599