15.48 Newsletter 28th /29th November, 2015

HOLY FAMILY PARISH
KILL-O-THE-GRANGE


Newsletter 28th /29th November, 2015
First Sunday of Advent

PARISH BOOK 1972 TO THE PRESENT
The book will be launched on Saturday 5th December after the 6 pm Mass by Monsignor Enda Lloyd, Episcopal Vicar & Co PP of Bray.  This will be followed by a reception in the Resource Centre. 
All are welcome
The Book costs €10
It will be available for sale at the back of the church and in the shop, after this Mass and every weekend Mass
During the week it will be available in the Parish Office.
We hope you will buy extra copies as a lovely gift for Christmas.

 

The November collection for the ST VINCENT DE PAUL amounted to €1,726.
Many thanks to all for your generosity

 

Please visit our PARISH SHOP for all your Christmas requirements, Christmas Cards, Mass Cards, Advent Calendars, Cribs and many other items.

 

CHRISTMAS TRIDUUM CARDS are now available in the Parish Office and Shop €3 each.  Masses will be on 21st, 22nd & 23rd December. 
Donations for the Advent Triduum Masses will be divided between St Joseph’s Young Priest’s Society for the Education of Priests and Aid to the Church In Need for bibles for children in poor countries.

 


CHRISTIAN CHURCHES TOGETHER
COME LORD JESUS
COMFORT YOUR PEOPLE
Welcome to an Inter-Church Service of Music and Prayer for Healing and Peace,
in DUN LAOGHAIRE EVANGELICAL CHURCH Lower Glenageary Road on
Sunday 6th December 2015 at 4 pm.
Everyone is welcome, especially people who struggle with loneliness and sadness around Christmas time. Come Lord Jesus, comfort us that we might comfort and support one another. Come and bring a friend.  Parking in Church Grounds.  Refreshments after the Service
 


REST IN PEACE
Your prayers are requested for the souls of the following whose anniversaries occur about this time: 
Billy & Tommy Pim,
Sheila Clarke,
George Brady,
Harry Finn,
Celine Kern,
Sarah Confrey
MAY THEIR SOULS AND THE SOULS OF ALL THE FAITHFUL DEPARTED THROUGH THE MERCY OF GOD REST IN PEACE.  AMEN.

 

November 2015 - Masses will be celebrated for the following during the coming week
Sat 28 
6.00 pm 
Cormac O’Connor, Gregory Mitchell & John O’Reilly

Sun 29 
9.00 am 
V. J. Alexander, Annamma John, Aleyamma John, & K. M. Mathew

10.30 am
George Brady
Sean & Anne Kelly & Josephine Poland
Madaline Nolan

12 noon  
Tony Keegan & Ann & Joseph Coughlan

Mon 30 
7pm  
Deceased members of the Parish Choir

Tue 1 November 2015
7pm 
Jack & Mary Stafford

Wed 2 
7pm
Mary & Charlie Moore
Burke & Partland families & James & May Lavin

Thu 3 
7pm  
Patrick Byrne

Fri 4 
7pm 
ALTAR LIST OF THE DEAD

 

NEW ROTAS for Readers and Communion Ministers are NOW available in the display case on the corridor near the sacristy and from the Parish Office.

 

Aifreann na Gine, Oíche Nollag, Déardaoin, 24 Nollaig 2015. 
Mass in Irish, Christmas Eve, Thurs 24th Dec’15
9.0 pm Séipéal Ollscoile Belfield, An Coláiste Ollscoile,
Belfield University Chapel, UCD, Dublin 4

 

300 Club Draw     -     Week 7     -   16/11/15
1.  F.P.T.  € 100
2.  Jennifer Mulcahy – Lu  € 50
3.  Paddy Rooney  € 30
4.  Mary Kenifick  €20
 

300 Club Draw     -     Week  8    -   23/11/15
1.  S & J Carr  € 100
2.  Ailish Timmons  € 50
3.  John McCarthy  € 30
4.  Eileen Brien  €20

 

The new Dalkey Christmas Fair will be held from Friday 27th Nov 5.00-8.00 pm and on Saturday & Sunday 28th & 29th Nov 10.00-5.00 pm in Dalkey Town Hall. 
The Fair showcases some of the finest gifts made by local Artisan Craftspeople Designers & Makers from around South Dublin and is brought to you by the Design Loft Gallery which is based in Powerscourt House in Enniskerry. 
Don’t miss this opportunity to buy some unique Christmas gifts.

 

On 5th Dec in Monkstown Parish Church, DLCS and David Brophy present our annual "MESSIAH FOR ALL" concert at 8pm, in aid of charity.
You are welcome to bring your score and sing with us! Or else come to listen and soak up the festive atmosphere, it's always a fantastic concert.
Tickets (€15 for students and €20 for everyone else) are on sale on www.dlcs.ie/upcoming-events and will also be available at the door.
Aileen O'Reilly, The Dun Laoghaire Choral Society