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Parish Envelopes for 2020

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. The Envelopes for 2020 are available after all Masses at the back of the church and we invite as many people […]

Evening for Ministers of the Word and of the Eucharist

by Donal Bergin

Please note that our evening for Ministers of the Word and Ministers of the Eucharist this year will take place on Thursday 30th January at 7 p.m.  There will be a short reflection on their ministries and this will be followed by refreshments in the parish house as a sign of gratitude for their service […]

Influenza Season – Sign of Peace

by Donal Bergin

Please be aware that because of flu season some people might choose not to shake hands during the Sign of Peace.  We would ask everyone to be respectful of other people’s choice in this regard.  

Dates for the Diary

by Donal Bergin

Monday 20th January at 8.00 p.m.: Next Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) Meeting. Tuesday 11th February  at 6.00 p.m.: Next Liturgy Committee Meeting. Thursday 12th March at 11 a.m.: Celebration of Confirmation. Sunday 26th April at 12.30 p.m.: Celebration of First Holy Communion.

Parish Pastoral Council Meeting

by Donal Bergin

The next meeting of the Parish Pastoral Council will be held on Monday 20th January at 8 p.m. in the parish house. The Parish Pastoral Council at its meeting on Monday 9th December, discussed the parish pastoral life in general; updated on any safeguarding matters; the preparation of children for the sacraments in the light of the Archbishops statement during the previous […]

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

by Donal Bergin

From 18th to 25th January Christian churches celebrate the Week of Prayer of Christian Unity. At least once a year, Christians are reminded of Jesus’ prayer for his disciples that “they may be one so that the world may believe” (John 17.21). Hearts are touched and Christians come together to pray for their unity. Congregations […]

Tea/Coffee/Chat in the Morning

by Donal Bergin

Every Wednesday morning in the Donore Youth and Community Centre there is an opportunity to have a cup of tea/coffee from 10 a.m. until 12 noon.  All are very welcome. Every Thursday morning, after the 10 a.m. Mass, there is an opportunity to have a cup of tea/coffee and biscuit and chat for a while.  Entrance to the […]

Moments of Prayer in our Church

by Donal Bergin

Moments of Prayer in our Church are as follows:- The Rosary is recited every weekday morning after the 10 a.m. Mass.  Please feel free to join in. The Novena Prayers in honour of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal are recited every Monday during the 10 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. Masses. Eucharistic Adoration takes place every Tuesday after […]