Meditation – 14th May 2017

The Deep End – Do not let your hearts be troubled Worrying is carrying tomorrow’s load with today’s strength – carrying two days at once. It is moving into tomorrow ahead of time. Worrying doesn’t empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.’ Corrie ten Boom had plenty of cause for worry over the course of her lifetime. During World War II, she, along with her father…

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Deaths/Anniversaries – 14th May 2017

WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: Colm Nolan who died recently ANNIVERSARIES Johnny and Micheál McGee             Eddie Barrett           Larry Arthurs            Margaret Guilfoyle                                 Frank Malone             Tony Kavanagh (1st Anniversary)    …

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Meditation – 7th May 2017

‘8th Amendment’ Listening to some of the commentary on the recent Citizens’ Assembly and the campaign to repeal the 8th Amendment you would be forgiven for thinking that abortion is not even a moral issue, let alone a hugely important one which will impact on the lives of thousands of people, born and unborn, into the future. It is difficult for a ‘pro-life’ perspective to be even heard in the…

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Deaths/Anniversaries – 7th May 2017

WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: Elizabeth (Betty) Murphy and Simon Hederman who died recently ANNIVERSARIES John Redmond, Anne and Frank Pitts, Liam Myers (Birthday Remembrance), Gerry Nolan, Anne Keegan (Birthday Remembrance), Ciara Ruane, James Wallace, Deceased Members of the Nolan Family, Thomas and Christina Corrigan MAY THEY REST IN PEACE

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Meditation – 30th April 2017

The Deep End – Didn’t our hearts burn within us? Today’s Gospel finds Jesus’ friends downcast and confused at all that happened in their world. His death had devastated them; rumours of his resurrection amazed and confused them. Into their sadness and confusion Jesus comes; walking with them, talking with them even though they didn’t recognise him and yet they said later ‘didn’t our hearts burn within us as he…

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Deaths/Anniversaries 30th April 2017

WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: Seamus Farrell, Alan Banks, Eamonn Keogh, Antoinette Newman and Fr. Com Mathews who died recently ANNIVERSARIES James Lynch Kitty, Marty and Paul Walshe Annie Walsh Susanne Starling Andrew Clarke (Birthday Remembrance) Sophia Lisa McAuley Tadhg and Walter Gavin and their deceased relatives John Donahy Sheila Canavan John Porter Snr. (Birthday Remembrance) John Porter Jnr. MAY THEY REST IN PEACE

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Fr Colm Mathews

The death has occurred of Fr. Colm Mathews who served in our parish in the 1980’s. His funeral Mass will take place next Tuesday (May 2nd) at 10am in the Church of the Holy Rosary, Ballycragh, Tallaght

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