Meditation – 20th January 2019

The Deep End – ‘The First of His Signs’ This is a familiar story, rich in symbolism. It is the first ‘sign’ recorded in John’s Gospel. These ‘signs’ in John’s Gospel are miracle stories but John prefers to use the term ‘sign’, as they point to something far more than just the miracle itself. John used these signs to encourage belief in his readers but they are also an invitation…

18/01/2019
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A 10 week course – Sacraments: Parish Celebrations on Life’s Journey

A 10 week course – Sacraments: Parish Celebrations on Life’s Journey – will begin on Wednesday, February, 6th at 10am in the National Centre for Liturgy, St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth. The course consists of 10 two-hour sessions. Following the class there is the Celebration of Eucharist in St. Mary’s Oratory at 12.05. Participants are welcome to take part. The course sets out to offer participants an overview of Christian Marriage;…

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CALCUTTA 2019

CALCUTTA 2019 Norah Merriman will be making her annual trip, with a small group, to Calcutta on February 10th 2019 to continue trying to take children off the streets and on to education. Our parish secretary, Marian, will also be travelling with her. Norah has been going to Calcutta for many years now and the people of St. Mark’s Parish have been extremely generous during that time. This has enabled…

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Tallaght Cancer Support Group’s Drop-In Centre

Tallaght Cancer Support Group’s Drop-In Centre is open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10am – 2pm. This is a place where people touched by cancer and their families can find support in a caring, confidential and welcoming environment. We are not confined to people from Tallaght – EVERYONE IS WELCOME. All our services are free of charge and include Counselling, Complimentary Therapies (Reflexology, Meditation, Mindfulness, Indian Head Massage) ,…

18/01/2019
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FaithFest @ Tallaght “OPEN HEART OPEN MIND”

FaithFest @ Tallaght “OPEN HEART OPEN MIND” An evening of Friendship / Music / Refreshments / Meditation For Senior Students – 4th to 6th Year Packed with Fun activities and hear real life Stories Taking place in The Priory, Tallaght Village January 30th 2019 6.30pm – 9.30pm Cost: €5 For booking and information contact: Sinead 087-9540091

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A Helping Hand

A parishioner is looking for some support with light housework and social support a couple of hours a week. If you think you can help contact Fr. Pat at 4513109.

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WORLD YOUTH DAY PANAMA IN DUBLIN 2019

WORLD YOUTH DAY PANAMA IN DUBLIN 2019 Calling all Youth and Young Adults aged 16 – 29! Creating the best parts of World Youth Day here in Dublin for those who can’t go. It will be a celebration of faith, we’ll live stream the Pope’s talks and Homilies, we’ll have music, workshops, drama, food, fun and fellowship. From 5pm January 26th to 5pm January 27th (Bring your sleeping bags!) How…

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Meditation – 13th January 2019

The Deep End – The Baptism of the Lord Today’s Gospel tells us that the people were ‘filled with expectation’. It sounds like a very exciting time as they wonder who this prophet could be. John must have been a very dynamic and inspiring preacher as the people speculated if he were the one they had been waiting for. He uses all of this attention for one purpose: to point…

11/01/2019
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St. Vincent De Paul Society

The monthly Church Gate Collection for the St. Vincent De Paul Society takes place after Mass next weekend, 19th/20th January. Please support if you can. The total amount collected in our parish for the Annual Christmas Appeal was €3,690.67. Thank you for your generous support

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