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: firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
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.
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