The Way of the Cross 2016

The way of the cross is now in the eleventh year and once again students and teachers of Desmond College will take to the streets performing in thus years pageant on Friday 25th March.

The pageant begins at Calvary Graveyard at 2.20pm sharp and makes its way through Churchtown, Church Street, The Square, Bridge Street and finishing at the Church of the Immaculate Conception at 3.00pm approx.

The raising of the cross will then take place in the church.

Desmond College welcomes everyone to be part of this special occasion and we look forward to seeing you all Good Friday.

2016 Way of the Cross: Desmond College Annual Event
Roman soldiers that will be taking part in this year’s Way of the Cross on Friday 25th March

Mr. Sean Shiels teacher in Desmond College organiser of this years Way of the Cross
Mr. Sean Shiels teacher in Desmond College organiser of this years Way of the Cross

Jesus carrying the cross through the streets on Newcastle West in 2015
Jesus carrying the cross through the streets on Newcastle West in 2015


The way of the cross will be performed through the streets of Newcastle West on Friday 25th March starting at 2.20pm from Calvary Cemetery
The way of the cross will be performed through the streets of Newcastle West on Friday 25th March starting at 2.20pm from Calvary Cemetery