Parish Pastoral Centre Sandyford Village. On Third Wednesday of every month, from 2.30pm to 4.30pm Great music, great food and guaranteed…

Annual Family Fun Day Sunday 9th June

The grounds of St. Mary’s  came alive with Families enjoying themselves. The Sun shone and there was  a continuous queue at the Ice-cream van ensuring  99’s were in  big demand! The Barbeque was greatly appreciated and hot dogs and burgers provided a tasty snack.  Parishioners basked in the sunshine and live music filled the air. Children played football, face painting  and a magician kept children entertained.   Great conversations and reconnections were made over assortment of tea and cakes.

The Parish Art Competition had hundreds  entries from Primary Schools in the  Parish and prize giving added great excitement, Fr Andrew presented prizes, the titles this year  were ‘ Our Beautiful World’ and ‘Protect our Environment’ themes take from Pope Francis ‘Laudato Si’.




At Pentecost we reflect on the future of the Church, and how adults contribute in so many ways to family and parish life. We ask the Holy Spirit to help us to be actively involved in building up our community of faith. Pentecost is a time to encourage the adults in your parish to have their say on what adults might need to help them reflect on their faith and share it with others. This is an opportunity for all of us to think about the new things we can do to fan the flame of faith for ourselves and for others A fifteen minute survey on adult RE and faith development is available online at: