Meditation – 1st December 2019

The Deep End – Lovingly Prepared ‘Making your Christmas cake in September is perfect, as too fresh a cake crumbles when cut.’ (Mary Berry) My mother, like many of her generation, starts her Christmas preparations early. The first thing to be done is the Christmas cake – in our house this always took place over the Hallow’een break. I remember finding it strange to watch her lovingly prepare the fruit…

29/11/2019
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Anniversaries – 1st December 2019

WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: ANNIVERSARIES Bridget Myers Christopher Byrne Robert O’Hara Paul Connolly (Month’s Mind) Mary Brennan Oliver Mulligan Thomas Allen Patrick and Maureen Martin MAY THEY REST IN PEACE

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Service of Reconciliation

Service of Reconciliation There will be a Service of Reconciliation on Tuesday, 10th December, at 7.30pm in St. Mary’s Priory Church, Tallaght Village . Do join us for this golden opportunity for healing, prayer and reconciliation.

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Lord Mayor’s ‘Coal’ Fund

Lord Mayor’s ‘Coal’ Fund This year’s Live Animal Crib in the Mansion House begins on December 10th up to Christmas Eve. Every year there is a collection on a daily basis, raising money for the poor of Dublin, with Jobstown being one of the areas that receive support. Volunteers are badly needed to help for even an hour any day up to and including Christmas Eve. If you can spare…

29/11/2019
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Introduction of Envelopes for the 1st and 2nd Collections

Dear Parishioners, We’d like to take this opportunity to thank all who contribute so generously to our Family Offering collection, through the weekly envelope or by Standing Order. However, rising costs involved in the day to day running of our parish buildings, from essential maintenance to heating and electricity, is a huge drain on our resources. With this in mind, we hope to introduce an envelope system for the First…

22/11/2019
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Trócaire

Trócaire In the coming weeks a Trocaire team – in blue teeshirts and jackets – may call to your home inviting monthly donations. These funds allow Trócaire to respond to the needs of people in crisis around the world. We are called as Christians to share what we can to help our brothers and sisters in need. So, if you can, we would invite you to please support this worthy…

22/11/2019
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Deaths/Anniversaries – 24th November 2019

WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: William Cooney and Thomas O’Brien who died recently ANNIVERSARIES Pat Drew Brendan Halpin Deceased Members of the O’Callaghan Family Agnes Thompson Martin Wills Noel Lane John O’Toole (100th Birthday Remembrance) Brian McDonald Christine Kiernan Frank Scullion Anna and Thomas Kavanagh and their deceased relatives

22/11/2019
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CROSSCARE Christmas Food Appeal

We are once again seeking support for a Parish Food Appeal to support the work of Crosscare Foodbanks. We are asking everyone who can afford it to bring non-perishable food items to Mass next weekend and the following weekend only. This will allow them to distribute hampers in good time for Christmas to the many families in our community who need them. Your donations will be passed on to the…

22/11/2019
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