JULY’S MONTHLY MASS for Blessed John Sullivan SJ with Blessing of the Sick and Thanksgiving for his Life will be celebrated next Saturday the 20th of July at 1pm.
The Blessing of the Sick incorporates the celebration of the Eucharist, an offering of prayers and petitions to Blessed John Sullivan and a blessing with his Crucifix.
SEE THE MESSENGER FOR JULY AND AUGUST with articles by Eileen Kane on the four paintings in Gardiner St church. A good read from one of Ireland’s foremost art experts who has a great love of our church.
COLLECTIONS: Last week’s Collections, Church € 651
Share € 394.The Blue Bag is for the Church Collection (St Francis Xavier’s Gardiner Street), The red bag is for Share.
Thanks for your generosity!
VOLUNTEERS: ST VINCENT DE PAUL urgently need volunteers in the areas of Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare to work in assistance with individuals and families for just once a week. This will be for about 3 hours, day or night, (whatever suits you best). Full training and support provided – for more information Tel: 01 8198405 or
visit: www.SVP.ie / email@example.com /
ARRANGEMENTS FOR YOUR FUTURE follow up meeting will take place in September in Gardiner Street Parish. The date and time will be announced on our website and Newsletter.
LECTURE SERIES ON CARDINAL JOHN HENRY NEWMAN – “A SAINT FOR A SECULAR TIME”: The Parish Centre of Booterstown will host several talks on Cardinal Newman who will be canonised this coming October 13th. Spaces are limited and must be booked in advance – Cost: €110 per person.
Contact Adrienne Hughes in the Centre to book: Tel 01 4419303 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Key speakers will be Fr Bill Dailey, Maria Steen and John Morgan
Dates / Time: 8.00 – 9.30pm
Tuesday 10th September – “Faith and Reason”
Tuesday 17th September – “Catholic Education Now”
Tuesday 24th September – “Lead kindly light—-amid the encircling gloom?”
Tuesday 1st October (Bishop Barron Documentary, “Word on Fire Series”)
Location: Booterstown Parish Centre, Booterstown Avenue, Co. Dublin.
ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT FOR THE DUBLIN DIOCESE – 2 YEAR CONTRACT (FULL TIME)
Accounts Assistant with robust book-keeping/accounts experience seeking opportunities in the non-profit sector with career/life balance policies will be interested in this role. The Diocesan offices are currently located in an historical setting off Clonliffe Road, Dublin 3 where the successful Accounts Assistant will be able to avail of a range of benefits.
If this role is for you, send your C.V. along with a Covering Letter for the attention of Judith Maxwell, HR Manager
by email: Judith.email@example.com no later than 5.00pm Friday 19 July
For more information and a full Job out-line visit: https://www.dublindiocese.ie/job-vacancies/
FARREWELL TO Fr. MARCIN WLODAREK SJ After three years of service here in Gardiner Street Parish, Fr. Marcin is leaving Ireland next week. We wish him all success in his future endeavours. “May God hold him gently in the palm of His hand until we meet again”
MAKING GOOD DECISIONS
This reflection series covers 8 separate reflections on how to make a good decision. Delivered directly to your inbox, each reflection consists of a brief guide and a video reflection by the late Fr. Michael Paul Gallagher SJ.
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31 DAYS WITH SAINT IGNATIUS
Where will God find you this July? Join the Jesuits on a journey guided by the Spiritual Exercises via a series of 31 daily emails leading up to the Feast of St Ignatius on 31st July. Each week will look at a theme from the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius and use scripture and prayer to help you find God in moments of Conversion, Call, Challenge and Consolation. To sign up please access on https://pathwaystogod.org/31-days-st-ignatius-2019