Newsletter for 28 April 2024

Fifth Sunday of Easter-

(B) Liturgical Colour White

Readings from page 242 in the St. Paul Missal

Mass streamed live daily via webcam.


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Please pray for those recently deceased and for whose anniversary occurs around this time.


April 2024

Mass Times and Intentions

Saturday 27 April 2024

10.00 a.m.- Celebrant’s intention

5.00 p.m.- Peter & Christina Zambra R.I.P.

Sheila Collier- 2nd anniversary & deceased members of the Collier Family

Mary Ann Ryan- anniversary

Catherine King- recently deceased

Alan Delaney – 3rd Anniversary

Sunday 28 April 2024

9.00a.m. – Johnny Mitchell- recently deceased

Matt Campbell, Joseph O’Neill & Sr. Eileen Scanlan LSA.  R.I.P.

Aileen Barry- recently deceased

10.30 a.m.- Celebrant’s intention

12.00 noon- Aileen McGrane- anniversary

Jack Nolan – recently deceased

Lily & Billy Nolan- anniversary

Tom & Maureen Payne- anniversary

Christine Byrne- anniversary

Johnny Mitchell- recently deceased

Monday 29 April 2024

10.00 a.m. – Christine Lawlor- 5th anniversary

Pauline Mannix- recently deceased

Mass Bouquet Special Intention

Special Intention

Tuesday 30 April 2024

10.00 a.m. – Bridget O’Mahony – anniversary

Brenda Feeney- recently deceased

John Rutledge- recently deceased

Betty Connolly – recently deceased

Wednesday 1 May 2024

10.00 a.m. – Tim O’Grady- anniversary

Noel Graydon- recently deceased

John Collier – recently deceased

Thursday 2 May 2024

10.00 a.m.- Babs Mearns- recently deceased

John Collier – recently deceased

 Friday 3 May 2024

10.00 a.m. – Altar list of the Dead


Lay Ministry Collection this weekend and will replace the Share collection.  Please read Archbishop Farrell’s letter. There is also a leaflet on the tables near the exits. Below is the link

Novena to The Holy Spirit 12 -20 May

You are warmly invited to join with every parish in the diocese in a Novena to the Holy Spirit –from 12th – 20th May beginning on the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord, through Pentecost and continuing to the Feast of Mary, Mother of the Church

Building Hope Novena Prayer Cards will be also be available.

 In conjunction with the Novena, on Monday, 13th May at 8pm all are invited to join the Sisters at the Monastery of St Alphonsus in Dublin 9, or via their webcam on, as they lead us in prayerful reflections drawn from the Novena Prayer Booklet and including music from the Dublin Diocesan Music Group.

 Let us join together across the Archdiocese, in praying and planning with Archbishop Farrell during this dedicated period 12th – 20th May. We prepare also for the ordination of Bishop Donal Roche and the arrival of Bishop Paul Dempsey, Be blessed and build hope for a new future in partnership and a new way of being Church.
Gareth Byrne V.G. & Moderator of the Curia



In order to facilitate First Holy Communions on Sunday 26th May 2024, the 12 Noon Mass will start at 12.15 pm for THIS DAY ONLY.


Ordination of Auxiliary Bishop (Dublin)

On Trinity Sunday, May 26, at 3pm, the episcopal ordination of Fr Donal Roche will take place in St Andrew's Church, Westland Row, Dublin. Please pray for Fr Donal and his ministry.


Appointment of 2nd Auxiliary Bishop (Dublin)

Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Paul Dempsey

 (Bishop of Achonry since 2020) to be an auxiliary bishop in Dublin Diocese. Please pray for the auxiliary Bishops’ and their ministry.


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


Easter Dues – Many thanks to all who have returned their Easter Dues envelopes.

Laudato Si Quotes on the Environment

 “When we can see God reflected in all that exists, our hearts are moved to praise the Lord for all his creatures and to worship him in union with them.” (Laudato Si’, 87)


The April collection for the Society of St Vincent de Paul raised €1764 last weekend.

Thank you for your generosity.


Dublin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock led by Archbishop Farell took place on Saturday 27 April.


Pilgrimage to Medjugorje

4th to 11th September 2024

Spiritual director Fr. John D. Killeen

Group leader contact

Valerie Somers: 087 9908840