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FEAST DAYS THIS WEEK – 17-22 December

Monday: St Olympas (410) Tuesday: St Gatian (400 – Bishop of Tours) Wednesday: St Urban (1370 – Pope) Thursday: St Dominic of Silos (1073 – Patron of captives) Friday: St Peter Canisius (1597) Saturday: St Frances Xavier Cabrini (1917 – Patron of

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OUR CHRISTMAS CELEBRATIONS THIS YEAR

WEDNESDAY 19TH DECEMBER AT 7.30PM COMMUNITY CELEBRATION OF THE SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION IN THE CHURCH FRIDAY 21ST DECEMBER AT 6.00PM CHRISTMAS CAROLS ON THE PARISH LAWN MONDAY 24TH DECEMBER AT 6.00PM CHRISTMAS VIGIL MASS ESPECIALLY FOR OUR CHILDREN MON

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MESSAGE FROM MONS JOHN – 16th December, 2018

At our Masses this week-end, on this 3rd Sunday of Advent, we are invited to be full of joy. The special colour today is ROSE – The colour of joy. Today’s Gospel Story is taken from the 3rd Chapter of St Luke’s Gospel. It records the joyful words of

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CHRISTMAS MASSES ROSTERS

The Rosters are in the Narthex for all our Christmas Masses if you are able to assist in any Ministry it would be very much appreciated.

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CHILDREN’S CHOIR

An invitation is extend to all children if they would like to be involved at their Childrens’ Mass at 6pm on Christmas Eve. There will be three 45 min rehearsals: 10am Saturday 15th Dec 6pm Thursday 20th Dec 10am Sunday 23rd Dec. This is a very spec

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COMMUNAL CELEBRATION OF THE SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION

Once again this year, on the Wednesday evening before Christmas we will celebrate together the Sacrament of Reconciliation. The celebration will take place at 7.30pm in our Church and we will be joined by parishioners from St Mary’s Concord and St Ambro

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FEAST DAYS THIS WEEK – 10-15 December

Monday: Our Lady of Loreto Tuesday: St Damasus (384 – Pope) Wednesday: Our Lady of Guadalupe (1531 – Empress of Americas) Thursday: St Lucy (304 – Patron of blind people) Friday: St John of the Cross (1591) Saturday: St Christiana (500- Patron of Ge

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MESSAGE FROM MONS JOHN – 9th December, 2018

Today’s Gospel, written by St Luke, endeavors to locate us in a moment of time when John the Baptist asks anyone who would listen to him to “Prepare the Way of the Lord”. Of course, the Church is presenting this passage from St Luke’s Gospel to us

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CHRISTMAS HAMPERS

St Patrick’s Primary School and the St Vincent de Paul Society in our parish are collaborating to provide Christmas hampers for needy families in our area. We are asking for donations of non-perishable food items, which would be suitable for the ‘Chri