Posts from 2021

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Parish Safeguarding Representatives

by Donal Bergin

The mandate of Alice O’Connell and Breda O’Hara as Parish Safeguarding Representatives is now complete. This is an essential part of the mission of the parish and Breda and Alice have done a tremendous job over the past few years. In thanking them, Fr. David acknowledges the wonderful dedication they have shown to promoting the […]

In Gratitude – Note from Fr. Alois

by Donal Bergin

Thank you for your welcome over four years! I learned to appreciate the parish community and friends of St. Teresa’s in many ways – your generosity, all the committees, volunteers… The Church in this country has gone through a difficult time. I really appreciate the great fidelity to the local and universal church. The Parish […]

Safe and Sound Holiday

by Donal Bergin

To all who have a break, free time, holiday from school or staycation – enjoy, relax and recuperate. We all have a difficult time behind us. At the same time, it is not over yet. So, please respect public guidance for your own sake and for the sake of others.

Mass Cards – Shared Masses

by Donal Bergin

Individual Mass Cards are available from the parish house.  You may prefer a Shared Mass Card for either the deceased or the living. These are available from the parish shop also. The Parish Team keep the intentions on record. Mass is celebrated monthly.

Get a Vaccine – Give a Vaccine – UNICEF Appeal

by Donal Bergin

By now many of the parish have received their first or even second vaccine. This includes the Parish Team. It helps us to feel safer but does not dispense from following the health guidance. UNICEF welcomes donations so that people in developing countries can also be given a vaccine. If you have been vaccinated against […]

Sacramental Programme

by Donal Bergin

The children in Scoil Treasa Naofa as well as the children in the parish-based programme continue preparation for the Sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation. The Parish Team is currently exploring the further guidance from the Archdiocese, following the easing of restrictions in society in general on the 5th July, to see if it […]

Marian Pilgrimages

by Donal Bergin

Marian Pilgrimages have released their pilgrimage schedule for 2021 and 2022 to Lourdes, Medjugorje, Fatima, Italy and the Holy Land. For more information or to register your interest, please visit www.marian.ie or ring Marian Pilgrimages on (01) 878 8159.

Congratulations on Graduations

by Donal Bergin

Congratulations to the young people from 6th class in our Primary Schools and 6th year in our Secondary Schools in the parish on your graduation. Many blessings for your future life!

Video of Rosary at Oscar Square

by Donal Bergin

At the initiative of and in conjunction with the Tenters 100 Centenary Committee, we filmed a beautiful May Day Rosary to Our Lady in Rosary Park, Oscar Square. It includes a decade of the Rosary, a Marian hymn and prayers for May. We hope you enjoy it. Thanks to Maria O’Reilly and Seamus Dooley who […]

New CCTV Cameras

by Donal Bergin

In compliance with new rules we had a company (Alertwatch) install new CCTV cameras for the church and church grounds in April. This increases the level and quality of coverage for all our safety and security within the church. Therefore, the church and the congregation are now well protected visually through the CCTV coverage and […]