The Deep End – ‘He has gone out of his mind’ In the Gospel today we hear that Jesus made a visit home. Word about this radical teacher had gotten around and the religious leaders are not happy. In an effort to protect their son and brother, Jesus’ family try to restrain him in order to protect him. The people who have gathered try to dismiss Jesus’ teachings saying that…
WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: Bernard McGrath who died recently ANNIVERSARIES John and Moira Fegan Bridie Kelly Delia McKay (Month’s Mind) Veronica Doyle (Birthday Remembrance) Padraic Doherty Shane Spellman (Anniversary and Birthday Remembrance) Paddy Dargle Patrick and May Bergin MAY THEY REST IN PEACE
LOURDES PILGRIMAGE 2018 We are taking bookings for our annual parish pilgrimage to Lourdes which takes place this year from the 23rd – 28th August. The cost is €699 per person sharing (full board). The hotel is the Sant Sauveur which is very close to the grotto. A non-refundable deposit of €200 is required. When deposit is paid the balance can be paid on a weekly/ fortnightly basis in the…
Holy Family Oratory Mass is celebrated in The Holy Family Oratory in the Square every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 12 noon. All welcome.
‘GAUDETE ET EXSULTATE Rejoice and be Glad’ – Pope Francis’ third Apostolic Exhortation on the call to holiness in today’s world is on sale in the parish office. The cost of the book is €5. PLEASE NOTE: The parish office will be closed until Wednesday, 20th June 2018.
Men’s Shed Open Evening & Barbeque There will be a Men’s Shed Open Evening and Barbeque on Wednesday, 20th June, 7-9pm in St. Thomas the Apostle Pastoral Centre, Jobstown. Friendly relaxed atmosphere. Spot prizes!. ALL MEN ARE WELCOME
The Fourth National Collection for the World Meeting of Families 2018 (WMOF2018) will take place in parishes across Ireland next weekend, 16th/17th June. It will replace the normal Share Collection. Your support of this collection will be very much appreciated.
You are invited to come along to the monthly Prayer Meeting of the St. Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society on Monday, 11th June, at 7.30pm in Shalom Parish Centre (beside the church) to pray for vocations to the Priesthood and religious life. “Vocations are born in prayer and from prayer, and only through prayer can they persevere and bear fruit.” – Pope Francis
News 10th June 2018