DIOCESAN NOTICES
22.10.2021

 

INITATIVES/EVENTS

 

Laudato Si - Open Invitation to All

You are invited to join us for a Zoom Mini Course on Laudato Si, Pope Francis Encyclical "On Care For Our Common Home

We will explore Pope Francis inspiring document which is addressed to each of us and offers a blueprint for responding to the Cry of the Poor and the Cry of the Earth

Jane Mellett, Laudato Si officer with Trócaire will be our host.  Our mini course is for six Wednesdays, starting October 27th to December 1st from 7.30pm to 8.30pm.

To register please email: parishofloughlinstown@gmail.com  A Zoom link will be sent to you later. Encyclical is available at Veritas or online at:  https://www.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/encyclicals/documents/papa-francesco_20150524_enciclica-laudato-si.html

 

 

Little Acts of Kindness - MAD Sunday 31st October 2021

Make a Difference (MAD) Sunday - #MADSUNDAY - Started 5 years ago is an open invitation to everyone. This beautifully simple initiative hopes to encourage ALL people make a conscious effort to do one simple thing to help another & share it to help, inspire, give hope & encourage others!

It’s a day on which we are encouraging young and not so young, groups or individuals, parents & children, clubs & societies, families & friends, politicians & teachers, etc… to look out for others, to reach out to others and make a small difference in their home, community, school, parish, etc. To consciously do at least one simple act of kindness and then share it on social media all using the hashtag #MADSUNDAY

 

MASS FOR THE GIFT OF PRIESTHOOD

St. Joseph's Young Priests Society has arranged with St. Andrew's Westland Row to celebrate Mass for the Gift of the Priesthood.  The Mass will take place at 3.30 pm on Sunday 21st November the Feast of Christ the King.

The Chief Celebrant is Fr. Seamus McEntee, the Dublin Diocese Director of Vocations, and the Chief Chaplain to St. Joseph's Young Priests Society. The Homilist is Fr. Frank Drescher who was ordained to the Priesthood in September 2020.

Everybody is welcome to attend this event, whether Clergy or Parishioners.  Clergy intending to concelebrate the Mass with Fr. Seamus must bring their own stole.

Due to current guidelines we are unable to provide refreshments following the mass.

 

Triduum to St. John Paul II

Triduum in honour of St. Pope John Paul II

At ‘Our Lady Help of Christians’ Church, Navan Road, Dublin 7. Where shine & relic are located Friday 22nd (FEAST DAY) at 9.00am, 10.00am & 7.30pm mass.

Live streamed on our Parish Webcam www.navanroadparish.com

 

ROSARY- St BRIGID’S PARISH bLANCHARDSTOWN

Conclusion of Rosary Month begins Monday 25th until Sunday 31st October. Please join every day with Fr Frank at 4.00pm to spend time meditating on the mysteries of salvation.

 

 

SUPPORT SERVICES

 

ADARE HR – PARISH CONTACT

For Parish HR queries please contact Adare HR on 01 549 0450 Ext 1017

 

AWARE - SUPPORT & SELF CARE GROUPS

If you, or those with whom you work wish to connect with people in relation to your mental wellbeing, please consider using the Phone in and Zoom Support & Self Care Groups, the Support Line or Support Mail, now and throughout the holiday season. These services provide support, coping skills and information – and most importantly help people who are in distress to know and feel that they are not alone in their experience.  For more information about the groups https://www.aware.ie/support/support-groups/ and all of our services on www.aware.ie

 

 

COVID-19 SUPPORT LINE FOR OLDER PEOPLE

ALONE manage a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to COVID-19. Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance where necessary. The support line is open seven days a week, 8am - 8pm, by calling 0818 222 024.

 

Mass times
  • THE CHURCH IS NOW OPEN FOR PARISHIONERS TO ATTEND MASS UP TO 50% OF THE CAPACITY OF THE CHURCH. OUR MASSES AND SERVICES WILL CONTINUE TO BE STREAMED LIVE ON OUR WEBCAM: stfintansparish.ie

  • WEEKENDS: Saturday 10.00 a.m. and
  • Vigil Mass for Sunday 6.30 p.m. Sunday: 10.00 a.m. 12.30p.m.
  • WEEKDAYS (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri): 10.00 a.m.
  • PRAYER SERVICE Wed. 10.00a.m.
  • BANK HOLIDAYS: Mass is at 10.00a.m.
  • HOLY DAYS: When on weekday: Vigil 7.30 p.m., 10.00 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. When on a Saturday: Vigil (Friday) 7.30 p.m. and 10.00 a.m. When on a Monday: 10.00am and 7.30pm (St. Patrick's Day - Please check Church Notices)

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