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First Anniversary of the Ordination of Fr. Tom Kouijzer SM

by Donal Bergin

On Saturday 16th June 2018, Tom Kouijzer SM was ordained a priest in his home parish in the Basilica of Hulst in the Netherlands.  On Sunday 17th June 2018, he celebrated his first Mass.  Frs. John and David, along with six parishioners from Donore Avenue Parish, were present for the celebrations. It was a wonderful celebration with Tom’s family, […]

Parish Pilgrimage to Knock

by Donal Bergin

Our Annual Pilgrimage to the beautiful Knock Shrine will take place on Tuesday 11th June.  We will depart from the Church at 7.30 a.m. – stopping mid-way for refreshments.  People will be free to journey around Knock at their own pace.  Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. and the bus will depart for Dublin […]

Parish Pilgrimage to Clonmacnoise

by Donal Bergin

Donore Avenue Parish will visit Clonmacnoise on Thursday 25th July, departing at 11 a.m. and returning in the evening.  The cost of this trip is €40 with lunch included.  Booking forms are on the green sheets at the back of the Church.  Please book early to avoid disappointment.  Please return to our Parish Pastoral Assistant […]

Parish Pilgrimage to Lough Derg

by Donal Bergin

Our Annual Pilgrimage to the beautiful Lough Derg Shrine, which is dedicated to St. Patrick, will take place on Tuesday 20th August, departing at 6.30 a.m. and returning that evening.  The cost of this trip is €85 with lunch and dinner included. (Lough Derg charge €40pp to enter the island).  Booking forms are on the […]

Dates for the Diary

by Donal Bergin

Tuesday 11th June: Parish Pilgrimage to Knock. Friday 21st June at 7.30pm: Final Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) Meeting before the summer. Tuesday 25th June at 6.15pm: Next Parish Liturgy Committee Meeting. Weekend of 6th and 7th July after each Mass: Tea/Coffee Fundraiser for the Lourdes Fund. Thursday 25th July: Parish Pilgrimage to Clonmacnoise. Tuesday 20th […]

Legion of Mary : Inner City Project

by Donal Bergin

The Ancilla Domini Curia Legionaries will call to the homes in the parish from 10th to 14th June 2019. They are offering cards, consecrating homes to the Sacred Heart and the Immaculate Heart of Mary, and devotion to Frank Duff, their founder.

Dublin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes Fund Appeal

by Donal Bergin

Each year the Dublin Diocesan Pilgrimage takes over 170 sick pilgrims to Lourdes. It is a hugely positive experience for the pilgrims (physically, emotionally and spiritually) and also provides valuable respite for their families and carers at home. Many thanks to Jean McDonald and Geraldine Conlon for organising collections for the St. Teresa’s Parish Lourdes […]

Recently Baptised

by Donal Bergin

Congratulations to Croí Maher who was baptised into the Catholic Faith on Saturday 1st June.  We wish him and his family every blessing for the future.