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temppcAs of Mon 20th to Thurs, 30th January, access to the temporary Parish Pastoral Centre will be from the rear Church carpark (off Ailesbury Close) and along the left side of new Parish Pastoral Centre.
Note: There are steps leading down to the Centre

Word Of GodPope Francis declared a Sunday of the Word of God for Catholics. This year the Sunday falls on the 26th of January, just after the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.

Laudate Poster 2020 smallA large choir of children (500-1000) from schools in the Archdiocese will lead in song and prayer for the annual Laudate Festival which will be celebrated in four venues in the Archdiocese of Dublin during Catholic Schools Week.


ny 2020This day two week people gathered around the world to say farewell to 2019 and celebrate the arrival of 2020.
The new year inevitably brings New Years resolutions as people make promises to try and improve some aspect of our lives. It might be to exercise more, to eat better food, to read more or to spend more time doing the things you love. 

Faithcast visual 12 December 2019Faithcast is the weekly faith podcast presented by Brenda Drumm and is a mixture of interviews, news and stories of faith from the Catholic Church in Ireland. You can listen to the podcast here.

sdropIf we look at the news this week, these present days may seem bleak, it seems that as these dark January days progress the news seems to get more wretched and hard to hear.

csw2020Catholic Schools Week 2020 will take place this year from Sunday 26 January – Sunday 2 February on the theme ‘Catholic Schools: Living in Harmony with God’s Creation’.  

EpiphanyToday is the feast of the Epiphany. This day traditionally marks the day that the three wise men arrived with their gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh for baby Jesus. It is a special day in the Church’s calendar as it celebrates the announcement that Jesus was born and officially brings the season of Christmas to a close.

christmas giftsBefore you start looking for the receipts to exchange unwanted presents from yesterday, why not put them to really good use, by supporting one of Dublin’s busiest homeless charities?

Goal Mile DonnybrookGOAL Mile is held at Christmas, in villages, towns and cities across Ireland.
In Donnybrook the GOAL Mile is in Herbert Park St. Stephen's Day from 10:00am to 12 Noon News Feed