Posts by Donal Bergin

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Possible Changes to Church Property

by Donal Bergin

For some days we had a display in the church about possible changes to the church property.  The building works in the area could include a demolition of the two present parish houses and a sale of parts of the grounds to support space for the Donore Youth & Community Centre, mainly sportsgrounds.  In exchange, we would get a small […]

ACCORD Collection

by Donal Bergin

The Annual Collection for ACCORD, the Catholic Marriage Care Service, will be taken up at all masses on the weekend on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th February.  It will replace the normal Share collection.  ACCORD offers marriage preparation course, counselling for couples and individuals and a relationship and sexuality programme for schools.

Possible Changes to Parish Property

by Donal Bergin

On Thursday 6th February after the 10 a.m. mass, there was an information session (including a display) on possible changes to the parish property. A while ago St. Teresa’s Parish/Dublin Diocese was approached about assisting with the development of new sporting facilities in the local area.  The provision of such sporting facilities is a great […]

Church Guide Leaflet

by Donal Bergin

You may have noticed and already read the little church guide leaflet.  The map and text give you the major liturgical places and art work.  A much more extensive church guide is in preparation.  

The Feast of The Chair of Saint Peter on 22 February

by Donal Bergin

This ancient feast relates to early Roman custom of this time of year of remembering the ancestors of the family, those who presided over the family fortunes.  The feast celebrates Peter as Bishop of Rome and the focus of unity in the communion of one faith.  It reminds us of our ancestors in the faith […]

Dates for the Diary

by Donal Bergin

Wednesday 26th February: Ash Wednesday and beginning of Lent. Monday 2nd March at 8.00 p.m.: Next Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) Meeting. Tuesday 10th March at 1.30 p.m. and 3 p.m.: Sacrament of Reconciliation for those preparing for First Holy Communion. Tuesday 10th March  at 6.00 p.m.: Next Liturgy Committee Meeting. Thursday 12th March at 11.00 a.m.: Celebration of Confirmation. […]

Weekly Church Envelopes

by Donal Bergin

The Weekly Church Envelopes are the primary source of income to finance the services and running of the parish.  We thank everyone for your continued support and generosity to the parish through this collection. Anyone who would like to receive a box of envelopes for the weekly church collection and has not already done so, […]