17.35 Newsletter 2nd / 3rd September, 2017
HOLY FAMILY PARISH
Newsletter 2nd / 3rd September, 2017
22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
The RELICS OF ST. THÉRÈSE and her parents Ss Louis & Zélie Martin will be
in Our Lady of Victories Church, Sallynoggin/Glenageary
on Saturday 16th of September
at 2 pm to 6 pm
All are welcome to come to venerate and to pray in the presence of the relics.
The Parish RESOURCE CENTRE will reopen on the 4th September.
The Parish Office is open, Monday to Friday from 10 am to 1 pm.
The collection for the ST VINCENT DE PAUL will take place next weekend 9th /10th Sept.
Please give as generously as you can
ROTAS FOR MINISTERS OF THE WORD
The rotas for the next three months – Sept/Nov are available for collection from the parish office or from the display case near the Sacristy
Legion of Mary KNOCK PILGRIMAGE on Sunday September 24th 2017
8.00 am St Michael’s Church Dun Laoghaire
8.15 am Foxrock Church
8.30 am Mill House Stillorgan. COST €25.00. Light Refreshments going and coming
The Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone.
For Tickets call Killian 086-125-0628
REST IN PEACE
Your prayers are requested for the souls of
Sarah (Sadie) Murray
MAY THEIR SOULS AND THE SOULS OF ALL THE FAITHFUL DEPARTED THROUGH THE MERCY OF GOD REST IN PEACE. AMEN.
September 2017 Mass times & Intentions
Michael Flynn (Anniv)
Alice & John Byrne (Anniv)
Jane Brady (Anniv)
Deceased members of McMahon Family (including Ann, Ted, Sean McMahon)
Phyllis Mooney (Anniv)
Deceased neighbours on Kill Avenue
Burke & Partland families & James & May Lavin
David Power (Anniv)
Sylvester O’Mahony (Anniv)
300 Club Draw - Week 10 - 28/8/2017
1. Christine Byrne € 1,000
2. Margaret Byrne € 500
3. P & C Gregan € 250
4. Sammy Slattery €150
5. Seamus Murphy €50
6. Della Maddock €50
7. Margaret Stafford €50
8. Paddy Rooney €50
9. Mrs Curtin €50
10. Phyllis Heffernan €50
The next series of the “300 CLUB” will start shortly.
The series runs for 10 weeks and there are prizes each week: €100, €50, €30 and € 20
The prizes are larger on the 10th week:€1000, €500, € 250 and €150
At the moment there are numbers available for those who may wish to join.
Names may be taken in the resource centre, in the sacristy any Monday after the 7 o’clock Mass and in the church after 10.30 am Mass on Sunday.
Training nights on parish resources in preparation for WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES (WMOF) The WMOF team has put together a set of pastoral resources for parishes in preparation for WMOF 2018. These are now available on-line at www.amoris.ie and www.worldmeeting2018.ie. Printed copies will be available from mid-September. The resources include the following:
Wednesday Sept 27th - Tallaght Maldron Hotel
Thursday Sept 28th - Clonliffe College
Monday Oct 2nd - Glenview Hotel, Glen of the Downs
Wednesday Oct 4th - Clonliffe College
COMPUTERS FOR THE TERRIFIED
1 to 1 training for over 55’s
Learn how to search the Internet
send & receive emails;
shop and book flights;
Age action runs beginner courses in
Computers, iPads and Tablets.
Courses run once a week for 5 or 6
ALL COURSES ARE FREE OF CHARGE
Classes are run in all around the city including Dundrum and Stillorgan
Dare to Believe!
Catholic Young Adults Conference (age 18-40)
2 days: Residential: €80; Non-Residential: €50
Call Keith; 086-889-9123; Lucy 087-995-9803 or
Jobs advertised in the diocese-newsletter. Full details available at www.dublindiocese.ie/jobvacancies/
Post Primary Diocesan Advisor; Organist;
Roman Catholic Chaplain; Organist/Choir Director;
Fr Willie Doyle was born in Dalkey on 3rd March 1873. He entered the Jesuit Novitiate at the age of 18 and was ordained in 1907.
From 1908 to 1915 he gave no less than 152 missions and retreats. His fame as preacher, confessor and spiritual director spread far and wide.
He was later appointed a World War 1 chaplain.
He died in action during the Battle of Passchendaele on 16th august 1917 while rushing to the aid of a wounded soldier trapped in no man’s land.
TO RAISE THE FALLEN is a selection of the War letters, Prayer and Spiritual writings of Fr Willie Doyle S.J. has been published by Patrick Kenny, a parishioner.
It is an inspiring book and is available at the shop. Congratulations Pat Kenny on the fascinating book.