Anniversaries – 15th December 2019

WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: ANNIVERSARIES Joseph Kelly Teresa Doyle Fred Cowzer Gerard, Bridie and Ann Malone Seán Culleton (Birthday Remembrance) Anne Kerr Patrick Hogan Kathleen and Michael Flood Patrick and Michael Flood Stephanie Watts Maggie Scullion MAY THEY REST IN PEACE

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Blue Christmas

Blue Christmas Christmas is traditionally the season of joy and goodwill but, for many, it is also a painful time. It may be the first Christmas without someone you love; it may be a time when you feel alone or caught up in a difficult relationship. To all who struggle at this time of year, we invite you to join us on Saturday, 21st December – the longest day of…

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Family Offering / Weekly Envelope Collection

Family Offering / Weekly Envelope Collection The new contribution year for the Family Offering collection begins in January. This collection helps pay for the day to day running costs of the parish (electricity, heating, maintenance, etc.). Boxes of envelopes for this weekly collection will be distributed shortly by collectors to families in the parish who support it. If there is no collector for your road and you have been contributing…

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Poinsettia – In Remembrance

You are invited to bring a red poinsettia plant to the church for Christmas, in remembrance of a loved one who died recently or long ago. The plants will form part of the decoration of the church. Plants can be left into the sacristy or parish office during the coming week.

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Christmas Bingo Fundraiser …..thank you

Christmas Bingo Fundraiser A big thank you to everyone who supported Thursday night’s bingo fundraiser. The total amount raised was €3,720 which was divided between the parish and St. Mark’s G.A.A. Club, with each receiving €1,860.

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Cleaning of St. Mark’s Church for Christmas – Volunteers Needed

Cleaning of St. Mark’s Church for Christmas Volunteers Needed All year round we have a small, dedicated team of volunteers who look after the cleaning of the church, from vacuuming, washing seats, cleaning windows, polishing brass plates on seats, cleaning toilets, etc. They provide a huge service to our parish every week of the year and we are very grateful for the work that they do. However, at Christmas, when…

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