Weekly Bulletin 21st April 2019

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THE PARISH REPOSITORY WILL CLOSE on Monday 22nd of April and reopen on Tuesday the 30th of April.


Easter Monday ~ April 22nd

Mass at 11.00 am


MONTHLY MASS FOR BLESSED JOHN SULLIVAN SJ with Blessing of the Sick and Thanksgiving for his Life will be celebrated on Saturday the 18th of May 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.


ACCORD DUBLIN CATHOLIC MARRIAGE CARE SERVICE CLG is currently recruiting volunteers for: Marriage and Relationship Counsellors and Marriage Preparation Facilitators

  • To give courses for couples preparing for marriage and
  • Marriage and Relationship counsellors.

For further information please contact 01 4784400 before 30 April 2019.


COLLECTIONS: Last week’s Collections, Church €767, Share €448 Thank you.  The Blue Bag is for the Church Collection (St Francis Xavier’s Gardiner Street), The red bag is for Share.

A NIGHT OF GOSPEL, SOUL AND CELEBRATION marking the 10th annual Gospel Rising Music Festival. Line-up includes long-time festival friends and legends of Ireland's gospel scene:
Bray Gospel Choir
Gardiner Street Gospel Choir
Speak Up Sing Out (SUSO) Gospel choir
...and more to be announced! Access to this concert is included in the Festival Weekender tickets.

Saturday 18th May at St. Francis Xavier’s Church.

Tickets are on sale through Gospelrising.com and Eventbrite


PATHWAYS. EXPLORING FAITH AS AN ADULT:   Pathways is a two years program geared towards those who wish to explore issues and questions of faith: ministry, the Church today and the nature of belief, in an environment appropriate to adult learning and adult faith development. This course is suitable for men and women of all ages and from all walks of life who are looking for an opportunity to consider questions about belief and Church today.

For further information ring

+353 1 8087594

or email  pathways@dublindiocese.ie

Information brochures available in Parish Repository.


FATIMA PILGRIMAGE (last remaining seats) based in Fatima 9 – 14 June 2019 will be in Lisbon for Feast Day of Saint Anthony. Mass in Santarem where the bleeding host took place and Prayers, Mass and Hungarian Stations of the Cross in Fatima. Contact James Treacy

086 0572216.




The Archdiocese of Dublin Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Saturday April 27th and will be led by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin. There will be a full programme from all ages from 11.00am-4.30pm. Please consider attending as it’s an opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Pope Francis who visited Knock last year and join with others throughout the Archdiocese who will be celebrating 140 years since the apparition in 1879.