Posts from August 2021

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Parish Pastoral Council

by Donal Bergin

The Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) meets monthly and includes the Parish Team and 7/8 members of the parish community. The PPC is guided in this by the Parish Pastoral Plan 2020 – 2025, which was finalised and distributed during 2020 in the midst of the pandemic restrictions. The Parish Pastoral Plan has seven key areas: […]

Praying for Vocations

by Donal Bergin

Archbishop Dermot Farrell is asking for prayers for vocations to the Priesthood and Religious Life on a regular basis. As you are well aware, the need is great, so let’s answer God’s call and “Pray the Lord of the harvest to send labourers into his harvest”.

Pathways: Exploring Faith as an Adult

by Donal Bergin

Pathways is a two-year, one evening a week Adult Faith Development course on Thursday evenings. It is run by the Archdiocese of Dublin in DCU St. Patrick’s Campus (MDCCE), Drumcondra Road, Dublin from late September to May (7.00 pm – 9.30 pm). Applications are now open for September 2021. Early application is advised. Contact: Pathways […]

New School Year

by Donal Bergin

As schools open we ask you to remember in your prayers all teachers and pupils as they embark on a new school year, especially in these Covid-19 times.

Crosscare Annual Collection

by Donal Bergin

The annual collection for Crosscare will be taken up at all Masses on the weekend of 18th and 19th September 2021. Crosscare is the Social Support Agency of the Archdiocese of Dublin and provides a range of social care, community and youth work services across the Dublin Archdiocese. Thank you for your ongoing support. For […]

Response to the Tenters Residents’ Newsletter

by Donal Bergin

Dear Parishioners and friends of St. Teresa’s Parish, You may have received or be familiar with the newsletter distributed by the Tenters Residents’ Association recently, which has two and a half pages devoted to the sale of the parish land. The newsletter makes many inaccurate statements about the sale which we wish to respond to […]

Welcome Fr. John Hannan SM

by Donal Bergin

We are delighted to announce that Fr. John Hannan SM has joined the Donore Marist Community and the Parish Team. Welcome Fr. John and we wish you all the very best as you settle into your new ministry in Donore Avenue parish.

Church Loop System

by Donal Bergin

The Church Loop System is working well for those who have hearing aids that are compatible with a loop system. Such hearing aids need to be set to the “T” position in order to benefit from the Loop system. In this way the hearing aid receives the sound directly from the church sound system.  Please […]