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sacarmentsIn September 2018, Archbishop Martin set up a Sacraments Review Group to make recommendations on the future practice of Baptism, First Reconciliation, First Communion and Confirmation. The approach agreed was to consult widely and deeply and, out of this, to determine future directions.The Review Group carried out an online survey, with 1800 responses from parents, parishioners, clergy and parish workers, school principals and teachers.

Vocations Sunday Banner 696x504This weekend we celebrate World Day of Prayer for Vocations. In his message for the Day, Pope Francis reminds us “Every vocation is a summons not to stand on the shore, nets in hand, but to follow Jesus on the path he has marked out for us, for our own happiness and for the good of those around us.”

ff retreat promo 2019Faithfest Retreat will take place June 23rd - 25th. This is a Teen Retreat. Ovoca Manor is our venue and is an adventure centre which combines adventure and exploring faith.To book your place, download the consent form from www.evangelisation.ie 

Current NewsletterThe current Newsletter is now available to donload here. An online archive of newsletter is also available here .

CYMI LogoThe mission of the proposed Catholic Youth Ministry Ireland (CYMI), is to create a national community that shares the responsibility for nourishing the faith of our youth and young adults while supporting the work of our youth ministry workers.

IMG 20190412 210110 01Pouring foundations for the ground floor and steel frame of our new Parish Pastoral Centre.

CandlesOur heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of Lauren, Connor and Morgan, and with all of those who were caught up in the horror and distress of what happened, including those injured and traumatized, and the emergency services and staff who responded.

Dublin Council of Churches 2019 1A special ecumenical celebration of Ireland’s patron saint in word, song and traditional Irish music will take place in St Patrick’s Cathedral on St Patrick’s Day (March 17) at 6.00 pm.

worldwide candle lighting day 01A short service of silence and reflection will be held in Dublin’s Pro-Cathedral before the 11.00 Solemn Mass for the Feast of Saint Patrick to remember the victims and to renew the rejection of all forms of religious and racial intolerance by Christian believers.

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