17.37 Newsletter 16th / 17th September, 2017

 

 

HOLY FAMILY PARISH
KILL-O-THE-GRANGE


 
Newsletter 16th / 17th September, 2017
24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

 

CROSSCARE
Social Support Agency of the
Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin
Annual Collection for Community &
Homeless Services will be at all masses this weekend 16th / 17th September.
It will replace the normal SHARE Collection
CROSSCARE has a VISION of society where all people have the opportunity to fulfil their potential.  A MISSION to provide innovation and relevant services to those most in need.

 

Legion of Mary KNOCK PILGRIMAGE on Sunday September 24th 2017
8.0 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

 

BT Ireland Irish Canter Society
Matt Forde and staff from BT Ireland will sell goods in Irish Cancer Society shops on 19th October.  He will collect clothes, bric-a-brac, good quality household items and unwanted presents etc. on Saturday / Sunday 23nd /24th  September, bags are available at the door
Last year’s appeal raised €157,000.
Over €5000 was raised from good donations from this parish.

 

300 Club Draw     -     Week  2    -   11/9/2017
1.  Keith Byrne € 100
2.  PAJO € 50
3.  Paul & Catherine Byrne € 30
4.  Martin Breslin € 20

 

 
REST IN PEACE
Your prayers are requested for the souls of
James (Shay) Brennan
Frances Mullen
recently deceased and also for the souls of the following whose anniversaries occur about this time: 
Julia & Patrick Kelly
Eileen Moore
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
Sat 16 
6.00 pm
James Craddock (Anniv)
Patrick Quinn (Anniv)

Sun 17
9.00 am
Eileen O’Leary (Recently deceased)
Margaret Kiely

10.30 am
James & Margaret Gregan
Perry Family, Deceased & Anniversaries

12 noon
Special Intention
Thanksgiving Mass

Mon 18
7pm 

Tue 19
7pm
Frederick Hirschhorn (Anniv)

Wed 20
7pm
Eileen Moore (Anniv)

Thu 21
7pm
Gerry McGuinness (Anniv)
Barrie Daish & Robert Daish (Anniv)

Fri 22
7pm  

 


Mass for new academic Year 2017-2018
Mass for opening of the Academic Year:
Archbishop Martin will celebrate Mass for the opening of the Academic Year Monday, 23rd  September at 7.30pm in  the Church of Our Lady Seat of Wisdom, DCU/St. Patrick’s Campus –
“Catholic Education is one of the most important challenges for the Church” Pope Francis.
 Refreshments afterwards. All welcome.

 

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 TO RAISE THE FALLEN of Passchendaele on 16th august 1917 while rushing to the aid of a wounded soldier trapped in no man’s land.
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


EWTN is a catholic TV station.
ETWN transmits Mass twice each day
and special papal ceremonies from
St Peters in the Vatican
SKY channel 589;
Virgin media channel 815

 

Please keep our church tidy.  Please put the missals and music books in the holders provided and bring the newsletter home or return to the tables as you exit the church