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Summer Dues PosterIn the last fifteen months, we have been unable to do the things we normally do to express our faith and our solidarity with each other. This is not to say that the life of prayer and charity have ceased, but life's usual patterns have been disrupted, as have the deep practices that nourish our faith, empower our social solidarity, and animate the mission of the Church towards the poor and disadvantaged.

Church NoticesThe latest Sunday Mass notices are now available for download

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Holy HourOn Wednesday evenings at 5pm we will have Evening Prayer and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. Parishioners can attend via the webcam. The evening prayers can be downloaded here.

Creating Missionary ParishesThis Summer School, which will be conducted online, is designed to help members of the clergy together with interested lay people, especially those who are on parish councils, to hear the latest thinking on this subject. We will have four speakers:

Tarsus Scripture SchoolAnnouncing TSS Summer School 2021 - Believing and belonging: Biblical Perspectives on the Community of Faith.
15 pre-recorded lectures;
2 webinars (Welcome Webinar on 1 June;  and Q+A on 22 June)
Resources Available from June 1
Registration open from May 26

Walking Together in Hope 724x1024The ‘Walking Together in Hope’ initiative will be launched on 25 August 2021 at Saint Mary’s Pro-Cathedral on the third anniversary of the visit of Pope Francis to the ‘Pro’. Pope Francis asked for this special Year of the Family to be celebrated as a preparation for the next World Meeting of Families in Rome, June 2022.

vSun 11I like to think of Saint Joseph as the protector of Jesus and of the Church, as the protector of vocations.

Prayer in Thanksgiving for the Gift of Life 25 March 2021 smallOn 25th March, the Solemnity of the Annunciation, the Council for Life of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference has asked that people throughout Ireland pause to offer a prayer of thanksgiving for the gift of life and for the intentions of couples expecting the birth of a child. 

Youth InitiativesYCD Connected – Bringing Young People Together
Faithfest Online
Teen Hope Connected
Foundational Leadership Programme for Young Adults

Report on Parish Finances 2019We sincerely thank you all who have contributed so generously during the year to our parish funds. These funds are used exlcusively to cover day to day running costs of the parish and costs associated with the maintenance of our church and Parish Buildings.
The summary of the parish finances are for the year ended 31st December 2019 is available for download here. News Feed