Available from Monday to Friday


In line with Government and Diocesan Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Guidelines, the Newman Institute will be closed until further notice.

All courses are suspended and will be rescheduled at a later date.

Pope Francis, Church reform and the Amazon Synod

Last October in Rome the Amazon Synod recommended that some married men in the region be ordained as priests and that the issue of the female diaconate be re-opened. Recommendations like this, reversing centuries-old practices in the Church, emerge from the 'synodal...

Taster in Theology – Laudato Si

Care for the Earth, our common home.

Late Medieval Christianity and the Crisis of Authority

This short course examines the story of Christianity from the early 13th century to the dawn of the Reformation in the early 16th century.

The Enneagram Programme

Understanding yourself and people in your life.

Early Childhood Care and Education

This one year course is particularly suited to candidates wishing to pursue a career working with children in a crèche, playschool, national or secondary school.
Students receive training in all aspects of childcare with particular emphasis on children with additional needs and carry out skill demonstrations with children in the Nurture Unit of Moyne College.




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The Newman Institute
Cathedral Close
Co. Mayo
F26 YV61


9am – 1pm
2pm – 5pm
6pm – 10pm

Conference Facilities

The many facilities available at The Newman Institute are also at the service of parishes who may wish to organise parish retreat days or parish workshops.

Courses Available

The Newman Institute endeavours to provide opportunities for people to learn more about their Christian faith and through participation in accredited and non-accredited courses.

Newman Staff

The Newman Institute has professional personnel to serve the needs of any students or parish retreat visitors managing the facility and courses with their best effort.

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The Newman Institute is a Registered Charity. 
Charity Number 12966.