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His Excellency, The Papal Nuncio, Most Rev Charles John Brown is coming to our Parish on Sunday the 8th of December to celebrate Mass at 10:30 a.m. It will be followed by refreshments in the Parish Room. We hope to see you all on this very memorable day for the Parish.
“Evangeli Gaudium” – The Joy of The Gospel. Pope Francis has written this 85 page document to all the faithful expressing a special attention to the needs of the poor. This has been a key theme of his Papacy and it is a timely reminder that Christ’s own birth, which we celebrate in a few… Read more »
Come and join us for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception at St. Mary’s Church this December 9th. Masses will be celebrated at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. We hope to see you there…..It is a wonderful feast day where we honour Our Lady and since we are under her patronage in a special way… Read more »
BREAKING NEWS … RTE Radio 1 will be broadcasting the 7 p.m. Mass from St. Marys on the Monday the 6th of January …. We will also include the link so you those who can not attend in person can pray with us through RTE player. More information will come next week regarding this very… Read more »
The fact that this saint is so associated with Santa Claus makes him so attractive to people of all ages. If we look at the name: Saint Nicholas we already see a Latin connection between the word ‘Sancta’ meaning ‘holy’ and our Christmas word ‘Santa’. In fact, the Dutch legend of Sinterklaas has the name… Read more »
Following our Parish ‘Year of Faith’ Pilgrimage to Rome and Assisi in June 2013 a number of people have been asking if we could facilitate a pilgrimage this year. In April 2014 Pope Francis will celebrate the Canonisations of Blessed Pope John XXlll and Blessed John- Paul ll. In light of this the parish proposes … Read more »