Bishops set to participate at service marking Pentecost Sunday at Lough Derg

An ecumenical service marking Pentecost Sunday takes place tomorrow (May 19) at Lough Derg, Pettigo on the Co Donegal border.
Since 2000, the bishops of Clogher have come together, along with members of their parish communities, for PentecostSince 2000, the bishops of Clogher have come together, along with members of their parish communities, for Pentecost
Since 2000, the bishops of Clogher have come together, along with members of their parish communities, for Pentecost

Church of Ireland bishop of Clogher the Rev Dr Ian Ellis and Clogher's Roman Catholic bishop the Rev Larry Duffy will participate.

Since 2000, the bishops of Clogher have come together, along with members of their parish communities for Pentecost, which marks the 50-day season of Easter.

Lough Derg has been a Roman Catholic pilgrimage destination for more than 1,000 years.

From the sixth century, a monastery was located on the island.