Itinerary of Pope Francis for his pastoral visit

The Holy See Press Office published today (11.00 am Irish time) the itinerary of the Holy Father Pope Francis for his pastoral visit to the 9th World Meeting of Families in Ireland (WMOF) on 25 and 26 August.  Please see details of Pope Francis’ itinerary below. Apostolic journey of His Holiness Pope Francis to...

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Understanding Financial Support to Our Parish/Diocese

The collections made in the parish are: Envelope Collection/Standing Order (Family Offering) Every week Offertory Collection made during Mass (1st Collection): Sundays & Holy Days Share Collection made during Mass (2nd Collection): Sundays & Holy Days Christmas and Easter Dues  1. Envelope Collection Each family in the Parish is requested...

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Blakestown Church Meeting: 12-07-2018

Blakestown Church Gathering Minutes: The planned follow up meeting to provide information on the reasons Blakestown church was closed took place on Thursday 12 July in Blakestown Community Resource Centre. The following is the minutes of the meeting. Minutes of Follow Up Meeting Re Closure of St Mary of the...

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Anointing of the Sick – Communal Celebration

Communal Celebration of the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick will take place on 29th July during 6pm Mass in our parish. “If anyone among you is suffering hardship, they must pray. Is there anyone sick among you? They should ask for the Presbyters (Priests) of the Church who...

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50/50 Cashback Fundraiser – to Begin in September 2018

You could Win up to €3,800 each Month Dear Parishioners & Friends,    What is it?  50/50 cashback is a monthly draw where half the money collected is returned as a prize to one lucky participant.  The other half goes toward funding the major improvement works to be carried out...

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Peter’s Pence

“‘Peter’s Pence’ is the most characteristic expression of the participation of all the faithful in the Bishop of Rome’s charitable initiatives in favour of the universal Church. The gesture has not only a practical value, but also a strong symbolic one, as a sign of communion with the Pope and...

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