18.08 Newsletter 24th / 25h February, 2018


Newsletter 24th / 25h February, 2018
2nd Sunday in Lent


Visit the CHURCH SHOP for candles. 
We have a large selection of Communion & Confirmation cards, medals, Rosettes, Prayer Books, rosary beads.
We have gifts to suit all occasions, especially Baptism, Communion & Confirmation


The Third National Collection for the World Meeting of Families will take place in parishes this weekend, 24-25 February.  It will replace the SHARE collection


Women’s World Day of Prayer
Children’s Services
In the Church of Ireland, Kill l the Grange on Friday, 2nd March, 2018 at 11 am.
All welcome


Saturday 10th March @ 2pm
Parnell Square
KEEP THEM SAFE - Save the 8th


The FAMILY – Pope Francis
“The strength of the family lies in its capacity to love and to teach how to love.  For all a family’s problems, it can always grow, beginning with love.”



Your donations for the ADVENT TRIDUUM MASSES amounted to €2,122.
The money was divided and sent to Aid to the Church in Need for the work towards the suffering and persecuted church around the world
The other portion saw sent to St Joseph’s Young Priests Society for the education of seminarians studying for the priesthood in Ireland and overseas
Both groups have acknowledged your generosity with deep appreciation


ACCORD Dublin – Annual Collection
Last weekend you donated €1,983.
Accord offers
* Marriage preparation courses,
* Counselling for people in difficult relationships,
* A relationship and sexuality programme for schools,
Accord offers a Counselling Service at 93 Upper Georges Street, Dun Laoghaire; 01-280-1682


ROTAS FOR READERS covering  March to May
(excluding Holy Week services)
will be available in the Parish Office and in display cabinet near Sacristy next week. 
Copy will be placed on notice boards at the back of the church.


February / March 2018 Mass times & Intentions
Sat 24 
6.00 pm
Richard Lane (Anniv)
Fiach O’Broin  (Anniv)
Arthur & Sadie Byrne  (Anniv)
Cilla Brophy  (Anniv)
Christine Brady  (2nd Anniv)
Vincent Kennedy  (Anniv)
Albert Clear  (Anniv)

Sun 25
9.00 am 
Special Intention

10.30 am
Lonappan Pallippatt  (Anniv)
Michael Howlin (Recently Deceased)
Eamon O’Dwyer (Recently Deceased)

12 noon
Jim Johnston (1st Anniv)

Mon 26
7 pm
Eugene Egan (Anniv)
Holy Souls

Tue 27
7 pm
Phyllis Mooney (RIP) – Birthday remembrance & for all deceased neighbours in Kill Ave

Wed 28
7 pm
Rebert, Mary, Eileen & Fran Moore

Thu 1 March 
7 pm
Holy Souls
Varghese RIP

Fri 2
7 pm
Altar List of the Dead

World Apostolate of Fatima
A Eucharistic VIGIL will be held in Church of St Joseph, Terenure Road East, Dublin 6,
Starting with Holy Hour at 7.30 pm; finishing with Mass at 9.30.
Special Buss (return fare €10) departs
Sallynoggin Our Lady of Victories Church 5.45 pm;
Dun Laoghaire; Marine Rd, Shopping Centre 6.05.  

There are still several weeks of Lent to go.  Every day the headlines carry something more about climate change, pollution and other environmental challenges. 
We all need to change, to use less, recycle more, make our voices heard. 
The Pope has called on all of us to an ecological conversion.  So take another step this Lent.  Walk more, cut down on plastic. 
Take part in the next parish litter clean up for an hour on Sat March 10th next at 11.00h.  And why not join the Parish Environmental Group, (next meeting to be announced in the Parish Bulletin)?.


300 Club Draw     -     Week  5    -   17/2/2018
1.  Gavin Thornberry € 100
2.  Geraldine Mulcahy € 50
3.  Rosaleen Dignan € 30
4.  Dominic Byrne € 20


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