Newsletter for Third Sunday of Lent – 3 March 2024 (B) Liturgical Colour Purple

Prayers + Readings for Sunday on page 117 (2024 ed.) in the St. Paul Missal- Masses

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Please pray for Pauline O’Connor and Ray Clinton recently deceased and for Billy Byrne and June Delaney whose anniversary occurs around this time.



2 and 3 March 2024 Mass Times and Intentions

Saturday 2 March 2024

10.00 a.m. Celebrant’s intention

Vigil of Sunday

5.00 p.m. – Mary Carroll – Anniversary

Seamus Carroll – Anniversary

Eamon and Rose Dignam – Anniversaries

Teresa Delaney – Recently Deceased

Billy + Rita Byrne - Anniversaries

Sunday 3 March 2024

9.00 a.m.- Anne Walker – Recently Deceased

Richie Ryan – Recently Deceased

10.30 a.m. – Sheila Stephens – Anniversary

Louis Caffrey and John McDonnell – Anniversaries

June Delaney – Anniversary

Thomas Quinn – R.I.P.

12.00 noon – Pearl Fennell – 3rd Anniversary

Lily Brien & Michael Scanlon – Recently Deceased

Pauline O’Connor – Recently Deceased

Monday 4 March 2024

10.00 a.m. – Sue Taite – Birthday Remembrance

Mary Keegan – Recently Deceased

Special Intention & Holy Souls

Tuesday 5 March 2024

10.00 a.m. – John Graham – Anniversary

Pat Morgan – Recently Deceased

Special Intention

Wednesday 6 March 2024

10.00 a.m. –  The Holy Souls

Special Intention

Thursday 7 March 2024

10.00 – Mary O’Connell – Recently Deceased

Friday 8 March 2024

10.00 a.m. – Celebrant’s intention


Stations of the Cross every Friday at 7 pm


Readings for Mass may be found using the Universalis phone App or online at Catholic Ireland .Net


A word from Pope Francis about our care for God's Creation - Laudate Deum –You may notice that in the Church here, there are three boxes for collecting used stamps.  The proceeds go to Irish peatland habitat and biodiversity conservation. In a recent letter they said thanks to our support in 2023 Irish peatland Conservation council has raised 1, 200 Euros.

TROCAIRE BOXES/Donation envelopes are available on the tables near the church door. Please take one home for your family.


Pilgrimage to Medjugorje

4th to 11th September 2024

Spiritual director Fr. John D. Killeen

Group leader contact

Valerie Somers: 087 9908840


St. Vincent de Paul collection last weekend amounted to €1705.  Thank you very much for your generosity.


The Shop – Items available include, St. Paul’s Sunday Missal, First

Holy Communion and Confirmation Medals, Cards and gifts, St Patrick's Day cards and emblems. Mother’s Day Cards, Rosary beads and medals, and baby cards and gifts.


Easter Dues - Return Envelopes are available at the tables near the exits.


Diocesan Prayer for Lent

Loving God in this season of Lent

You call us to act justly, love tenderly, and walk humbly with each other

so that we can build

your kingdom of justice and peace Your kingdom of love and truth Your kingdom of holiness and grace in our world today. Amen.


Family Parish Gaza – This is a very small community of 137 people run by the sisters of Mother Teresa.  About 700 men, women, and children are sheltering at the church because of the bombing and destruction in the area. The Holy Family of Jesus Mary and Joseph travelled along the Gaza Strip seeking refuge in Egypt.


Holy Family National School Holy

Dunedin Terrace Monkstown Farm. To enrol for preschool early start to 6 class Phone 012809242. Email: