NEWSLETTER Fourth SUNDAY of Easter
8 May 2022
Parish Mission Statement
Our Parish seeks to live as a family – supporting one another, open to all comers, and building a community where each person feels wanted and cared for. To make this happen, we will work to grow in holiness through prayer and service and we will try to show God’s love in our daily lives.
Ceremonies are available on the parish webcam.
Prayers + Readings on page 248
St. Paul Sunday Missal 2022 Cycle C
Your prayers are requested for the soul of Pauline Farrell and Brendan Coyle recently deceased and for all whose anniversary occurs around this time.
MAY THE SOULS OF ALL THE FAITHFUL DEPARTED THROUGH THE MERCY OF GOD REST IN PEACE. AMEN
May Mass times and intentions
Saturday 7 May 2022
10 a.m. –Celebrants Intentions
5.00 p.m. Gretta & Derek O’Brien-anniversary
Mary Heffernan- recently deceased
Bernadette Colgan R.I.P.
Maura Pollock R.I.P.
Elizabeth Chatillon R.I.P.
Sunday 8 May 4, 2022
9.00 a.m. Mary Scannell-recently deceased
Doreen O’Connor R.I.P.
Pauline Farrell- recently deceased
10.30 a.m. Mary Heffernan- recently deceased
Maura Pollock R.I.P.
Jarlath Morahan- anniversary
12 .00 noon Parishioners’ intentions
Monday 9 May 2022
10 a.m. Special intention
Peter Morgan- month’s mind
Tuesday 10 May 2022
10 a.m. John & Ellen O’Sullivan- anniversary
Ellen Dooley R.I.P.
Matthew Dolan R.I.P.
Wednesday 11 May 2022
Celine Hynes – R.I.P.
10 a.m. Thursday 12 May 2022
Gertie Byrnes- R.I.P.
Kevin Beegan -recently deceased
Friday 14 May 2022
10 a.m. Nora & Dan Linehan-anniversary
Christ is risen! We are risen!
We were baptized in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Jesus has taught us about the Father and the Holy Spirit.
Preparing for the Synod - What might the Holy Spirit be indicating in this? The meeting was a hopeful and positive experience even with the significant volume of challenges shared. Nevertheless, the hope that the whole church is open to hearing the voice of its global parishioners builds a sense of renewal and opportunity. We need to trust that what our pre-synod gathering has produced is a humble listening to the Holy Spirit and that the church hierarchy along with its “on the ground faithful” can build Christ’s church for the
World of today.- Animators ( Synod Feedback )
Thank you to all who donated to the Easter Dues collection. The Christmas, Easter, and Summer Dues together with the weekly collection on Sunday all contribute to the support of the priests of the Diocese and to the sick and the retired priests of the diocese.
Day of Prayer for vocations Sunday 8 May
Lay Ministry Collection 14/15 May. Leaflets with the Archbishop’s message are on the tables near the church doors.
Church Roof Repairs
The contractor has reported that the church roof’s condition that the western and northern turret roofs require immediate repair. The job quote is € 40,860. Support, as with the central heating, is requested to keep the roof on our church building. Work is expected to begin soon. Donations are urgently needed
Liturgy Team will meet at 7.00 p.m. on Thursday 12th May in the Resource Centre
Rosary Daily during the month of May at 9 pm at the Grotto on the grounds of Foxrock church, Dublin D18 N2F7 (Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour)
Pilgrimage to Medjugorje
The 17th -24th August 2022.
Contact Valerie Somers 01-2895485
Spiritual Director Fr. John Killeen.