17.50 Newsletter 16th /17th December, 2017
HOLY FAMILY PARISH
Newsletter 16th /17th December, 2017
3rd Sunday of Advent
ADVENT PRAYER TREE – there are simple prayers on the tree, inspired by the basic Advent Prayer COME LORD JESUS. Keep praying Come Lord Jesus to yourself and to those you love or are concerned about. Come Lord Jesus to our hearts, to our city and to our country. There is a box for your special petitions beside the tree.
HOLY FAMILY NATIONAL SCHOOL
wish to express their sincere thanks to Vera and Michael Casey and Mary Killeen for their support of their recent Annual Christmas Fair.
Please help us to record monies donated by you by clearly entering your Surname, house number and Street Name.
Hundreds of Euros go into unknown as there are many parishioners with the same Surname.
CHURCH SHOP (Christmas Gifts)
Boxed Christmas cards, Christmas Mass cards
@ €3 each; tree & house decorations, Children’s books, Small & medium cribs; candles and many other items all at affordable prices.
TRIDUUM MASS CARDS cost €3 each.
Masses will be on 20th 21st & 22nd December.
Donations to St Joseph’s Young Priests Society, for the formation of priests, to preach the Christmas gospel; and also to
Aid to the Church in Need for children’s bibles.
300 Club Draw – Week - 11/12/17
1. John Logan € 100
2. Robert Loughlin € 50
3. Gina Boylan € 30
4. Sean O Kiersey Turkey
5. Gary & Lisa Ham
6. Bernadette Cahill Turkey
7. Rosaleen Drugan Ham
8. Brendan Horan Turkey
9. Sheila Hand Ham
10. Attracta Quinn Turkey
11. R & K O’Toole €20
REST IN PEACE
Your prayers are requested for the soul of
recently deceased and also for the souls of the following whose anniversaries occur about this time:
MAY THEIR SOULS AND THE SOULS OF ALL THE FAITHFUL DEPARTED THROUGH THE MERCY OF GOD REST IN PEACE. AMEN.
December 2017 Mass times & Intentions
Mary & Joseph Corcoran (Anniv)
Eileen Matthews (Anniv)
Rory Byrne (Anniv)
John Alexander (R.I.P)
Joseph & Julia Campbell
Patrick & Sarah Confrey
Kathleen Deegan (Anniv)
Michael & Joan Hyland (Anniv)
Elizabeth Walsh (Anniv)
Patrick Griffin (Anniv)
Margaret Harvey (1st Anniv)
Kathleen & Maurice Boothman (Anniv)
John Kavanagh (Anniv)
John Schofield (Months mind)
Oliver Reynolds (1st Anniv)
FAMILY MASS this Sunday 17th December at 12 noon. This will be a special opportunity for parents and children to prepare for Christmas.
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CHRISTMAS TIMETABLE – ready for delivery.
We need help to deliver our Christmas timetable and invitation to all Catholic homes to come and worship in our church at Christmas.
Can you help please?
Monkstown Parish Church present AN IRISH CHRISTMAS with Moya Brennan on Thursday 21st December 2017 at 7.30 pm.
Tickets €20/€10 086-813-9981. See posters.