NEWSLETTER SUNDAY 5th November 2023 the Thirty- First Sunday in Ordinary Time -

Liturgical Colour Green

Prayers + Readings for Sunday from page 383 in the St. Paul Sunday Missal - Masses are streamed live daily via webcam. • webcam - Office phone 012845299

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.

Please pray for Marie Curtin & Fergus O'Brien recently deceased, and for Mary Gilligan & Madge Kennedy whose anniversaries occur around this time.



November 2023 Mass Times and Intentions

Saturday 4 November 2023

10.00 a.m. Celebrant's intentions.

5.00 p.m. Julia Graham - anniversary Jim O'Dwyer - anniversary

Gerry McGeough - anniversary Matthew Lawlor - anniversary


Sunday 5 November 2023

9.00 a.m. - Mary Curtin- recently deceased Bernadette Carroll-anniversary

Deceased members of the Slattery family

10.30 a.m.- William Doyle -anniversary Sr. Ann O' Halloran ( RSM )- anniversary Marion Crossen - 10th anniversary Johnny McAllister- anniversary

12.00 noon - James Pierce- anniversary

Thomas Cash- 1st anniversary Ciara Nichol- recently deceased


Monday 6 November 2023

10.00 a.m. -Holy Souls & Special Intention Get Well Mass Bouquet

Get Well Mass Bouquet Healing Mass Bouquet Birthday Mass Bouquet


Tuesday 7 November 2023

10.00 a.m. - Holy Souls Get Well Mass Bouquet Get Well Mass Bouquet Special intention

Wednesday 8 November 2023

10.00 a.m. - Holy Souls Special intention

Special intention

7.30 p.m. - Commemorative Mass for those whose funerals were held here in the Holy Family Church during the year past November 2022 - 21 October 2023. Families & friends are welcome


Thursday 9 November 2023

10.00 a.m. - Holy Souls

Friday -10 November 2023

10.00 a.m. - Brenda Mcfeely recently deceased Brian Kelly - recently deceased

Georgie Maher- recently deceased


A word from Pope Francis about our care for God's Creation- Laudate Deum

"Despite all attempts to deny, conceal, gloss Over or relativise the issue, the signs of CLIMATE CHANGE are here are here and increasingly evident". ( LD, 5 )

Church Upkeep- Donations towards church upkeep are critically needed. Kindly leave them in the blue box on the tables near the exits. Thank you. Your support is vital. Repairs are required to the Blessed Sacrament Chapel roof, roof covering in the main church building as well as the resource


centre/hall roof and to a presbytery roof. Estimated to cost 35,000 approx.


Family Parish commemorative book (40th anniversary) is available to take away as a token of the jubilee celebrations on 1 October. - donation in blue box welcome.


Family Mass 12 Noon -Sundays. Children are encouraged to take an active part in this Mass through reading, singing, and drama. Children preparing for First Holy Communion and Confirmation are invited to take part. Practice for this family Mass takes place at 11.15 a.m. each Sunday prior to the Mass. Thank you.

N.B. The Archbishop's Pastoral Letter on Funeral Ministry is on the parish website.


Altar List of the Dead- November - the month of the Holy Souls - we remember our dearly departed and pray for them. Mass is offered for those on

the Altar List on the First Friday of each month. Envelopes and lists are available on the tables near the church doors and may be filled in & then returned to the church safe or to the Parish Office.


TRIDUUM MASS Christmas CARDS will be available in the parish shop. Mass will be offered for the intentions on the 20th, 21st & 22nd of December. Offerings will go to the Church Maintenance fund.

New Life in The Spirit Seminars

Divine Master Oratory,

Whites Cross, Newtownpark Ave Blackrock, Co Dublin.

From Tuesday, October 17th at 7.30 pm

A series of talks running for 7 weeks on Tuesdays. Offering an opportunity to form a deep or deeper relationship with Jesus through the power of the Holy Spirit.

All welcome