Posts from June 2020

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Church Re-opening Observations and Practices

by Donal Bergin

The Parish Team has created a little video walking and talking people through the new policies and procedures we have put in place for our re-opening for public Masses.  Things people will observe and practices we expect people to follow in order to protect themselves and others as we begin to gather together to celebrate […]

Virtual Pride

by Donal Bergin

Wishing everyone a joy-filled and blessed Virtual Pride today, especially our friends and parishioners in the LGBTQ+ community. As a nation we have come SUCH a long way in the last few decades … and yet we know that there is still a long way to go for people to feel truly respected, understood and […]

Introduction in Pastoral Parcel 6

by Donal Bergin

Dear parishioners & friends of St. Teresa’s! In this sixth pastoral parcel during these times of pandemic, we offer the good news of the re-opening of the church for public mass on Monday the 29th June.   The church has been open in the afternoon from 2-5 p.m. all during this pandemic but now we are […]

Pastoral Parcel 6

by Donal Bergin

The Parish Team has prepared and distributed to parishioners Pastoral Parcel 6, our sixth issue since the Covid 19 restrictions on public gatherings came into place.  If you know someone who also would like to receive it, please pass on the details to the Parish Team and we will deliver it!  Thank you for your […]

Rainbows for Railings Initiative Indoors

by Donal Bergin

Following the Rainbows for Railings Initiative on the railings outside the Church, the rainbows are now on display inside.  The display has been painstakingly created for us by two wonderful parishioners, Michael Douglas Fernandes and Michael O’Reilly.  Many thanks to both.  The finished display with its beauty, dedication and creativity is worth seeing so please […]

Wounds of the Sacred Heart in Our Church

by Donal Bergin

To mark June as the month of the Sacred Heart, the parish begins a series of five short videos from our Church.  The videos reflect on the wounds of Christ and our wounds.  The total giving of Christ – “Last Supper” – “Calvary”.  Our giving is of a more limited variety but it is, however, in […]

Call for Volunteers

by Donal Bergin

The Parish Team is delighted with the announcement that places of worship can open for Public Mass at the beginning of phase 3, on June 29th.  This will be a consolation to many people. In order to make sure that parishioners can return to celebrate Mass together, the Parish Team needs to be prepared and the church […]