Events


Equipes Notre-Dame – Teams of Our Lady – Walking in Faith as a Couple

Equipes Notre-Dame – Teams of Our Lady Walking in Faith as a Couple A Christian Movement for Married Couples Committed to strengthening their relationship with God “Are you married? Be holy by loving and caring for your husband or wife, as Christ does for the Church.” – Pope Francis Teams are devoted to: Growth as a couple Mutual support among couples Developing couple spirituality More information can be found at:…

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The Vine Mass Group – ‘Help Us to Help Others ‘ Campaign

The Vine Mass Group – ‘Help Us to Help Others ‘ Campaign As part of the ‘Help Us to Help Others’ campaign we will be Carol Singing in the Square on Thursday, December 12th, from 6-8pm. All money raised goes to helping families in need in the Tallaght area, in collaboration with the local St. Vincent de Paul. Last year we were able to help families in the local and…

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Trócaire – Gifts of Love

************************ Trócaire – Gifts of Love No gift can change a life, like a Trócaire Gift of Love. If you want to help make the world a better place this Christmas, if you want to give a gift that shows how much you care …then please, give a Trócaire Gift of Love. Together, with Trócaire, you can help people improve their lives, escape poverty and look forward to a brighter,…

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Movies with Meaning

Movies with Meaning Our monthly ‘Movies with Meaning’ will take place this Sunday, 8th December, at 7.30pm in The Church of the Incarnation, Fettercairn. The film being shown is ‘The Notebook’. Film is free. Refreshments provided. The ‘Movies with Meaning’ in St. Thomas Pastoral Centre, Jobstown will take place on Monday, 16th December, at 7.30pm. The film is ‘Machine Gun Preacher’ (a true story). Again, all welcome and refreshments are…

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Exploring the Bible

Exploring the Bible – and its meaning in our lives – Mondays – 7.30pm – 8.30pm in Shalom (beside St. Mark’s Church). All welcome

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Eucharistic Adoration

Eucharistic Adoration takes place on Fridays after 10am Mass until 3pm. All are welcome to come along and spend a little of that time in quiet prayer and reflection.

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St. Vincent de Paul – ANNUAL APPEAL

St. Vincent de Paul – ANNUAL APPEAL The Annual Collection for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul will be taken up at all Masses this weekend, 7th/8th December. It will replace the Share (2nd) collection. This collection is essential to the work of the Society in order to reach out and help as many families as possible in our parish who may be going through difficult times. Your support…

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Vine Masses

The monthly Vine Mass in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Jobstown will take place next Saturday, 14th December at 7pm. All Welcome. The monthly Vine Mass in St. Mary’s Priory Church, Tallaght Village, will take place on Sunday, 15th December at 6pm. Again, all welcome.

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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…

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St. Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society

St. Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society You are invited to come along to the monthly Prayer Meeting of the St. Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society on Monday, 2nd December, at 7.30pm in Shalom Parish Centre (beside the church) to pray for vocations to the Priesthood and religious life.

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Anniversaries – 7th April 2019

WE PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING: ANNIVERSARIES Corinna Spratt (Birthday Remembrance) Jerry Swift Shay McEvoy (1st Anniversary) Paul Clooney Patrick Lawlor John McCallion Margaret Hogan Trisha Brennan (1st Anniversary) Lazar and Aurelia Malai Jack and Rose Doyle Mary Ryan Gerard Cassidy (1st Anniversary) MAY THEY REST IN PEACE

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Meditation – 16th September 2018

The Deep End -‘I, by my works, will show you my faith’ ‘What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if you say you have faith but do not have works?’ These are the words of St. James in the second reading today, and in the gospel Jesus speaks quite sternly to Peter: ‘The way you think is not God’s way but man’s…’ This is a reminder for us all…

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Choose Life

“I’m so thankful the Eighth Amendment was there to protect me from making a quick and rash decision when I was experiencing a crisis pregnancy” – Emma Maloney, 25, from Co. Kildare “To be a mother is an opportunity for a lifetime of love. To be a mother to a baby with a terminal illness is no less a privilege. It is an extraordinary opportunity for a deep and lasting…

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Pope Francis on Abortion and the Right to Life

Pope Francis on Abortion and the Right to Life “Among the vulnerable for whom the Church wishes to care with particular love and concern are unborn children, the most defenceless and innocent among us. Nowadays efforts are made to deny them their human dignity and to do with them whatever one pleases, taking their lives and passing laws preventing anyone from standing in the way of this. … Precisely because…

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Meditation – 9th April 2017

9th April 2017 – Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion Meet the People of Honduras Barra del Cuyamel, Omoa Miriam Marivel Campos Perez, a thirty year old mother, and her six year old daughter Maria live in Cuyamel, not far from the city of San Pedro Sula in the north of Honduras. Their village is built around a life of fishing and farming. The small village is often victim to…

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