OPPORTUNITIES TO EXPLORE OUR FAITH
03.07.2017

OPPORTUNITIES TO EXPLORE OUR FAITH:

1) LUMEN SPIRITUALITY PROGRAMME A new programme in spirituality is being offered in partnership with Lumen – Dominican Centre, Sion Hill Campus, Blackrock, Co. Dublin. This Adult Education Certificate in Spirituality is a two-year part-time programme. The programme begins on 28 September 2017. It is an exciting and spiritually enriching programme open to all and no prior learning is required. For further information contact Anne R yan, anneryanflanagan@gmail.com - 086 884 3652.

2) PATHWAYS - EXPLORING FAITH AND MINISTRY The programme begins in Clonliffe College on Thursday 28th September from 7.00pm – 9.30pm. Booking is now open. Places are limited so early application is advisable. Pathways is a two-year one night a week course for adults of all ages. It runs from late September to May each year. There are no exams and no written work! Information from www.evangelisation.ie or contact Eileen Houlahan, on 01 8379253 - Ext 294.

3) PRIORY INSTITUTE, TALLAGHT - ONLINE COURSE The Tallaght Institute are offering a two week online Summer School for those who are interested in exploring the theology behind the sacraments. 'The Sacraments - Starting to Think Theologically about these great Mysteries' is the title of the course which is entirely online and starts on July 10. Contact: 01/40481274 or email frances.oloughlin@prioryinstitute.com.

4) FAITH 4 LIFE - Deepening the connection between Faith and Life.  The experience of Faith 4 Life will benefit everyone who wants a deeper connection between their faith and daily lives. It is a course to help you discover more energising and empowering ways to live out your faith in the reality of today's world: through relationships in family, parish, workplace; and the events of daily life. it aims to help you become more open, confident, trusting and willing to work for change. Faith 4 Life is experienced in a journey of four movements which will help participants to explore and deepen the call received in Baptism. 4 Movements: Sat/Sun 21st /22nd October; Sat/Sun 2nd/3rd December; Sat/Sun 20th/21st January; Sat/Sun 3rd/4th March. Further details and application forms are available at www.evangelisation.ie Tel. 01 8373732 ext 246/247. email: evangelisation@dublindiocese.ie

5) BA in Theology and Lifelong Education is a 4-5 year course offered by the School of Theology, Philosophy, and Music at Dublin City University. The degree is intended for people from a variety of backgrounds. This course suits mature students already involved in areas such as Ministry, Biblical Studies, Social Justice Groups, Ecumenical Projects, Dialogue with other faith communities, Parish Councils, School Boards, or Liturgy. To qualify, you must be aged 23 or over on the 1st January in the year of application. The Programme follows a 5 year cycle with students entering the programme in any of the years of the cycle. Normally a student will study between 5 and 6 modules per year. Contact: www.dcu.ie/DC300.

5) HELPING YOUNG PEOPLE TO GROW IN FAITH Are you a parent, teacher, chaplain – are you interested in young people and their general faith development? If so, see www.shekinah.ie for details of Certificate and Diploma courses accredited by St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth. The aim of these courses is to bring the Gospel message to young people in a creative, fun and reflective way. They provide transferrable skills beneficial to parents, teachers and all who work with adolescents.

 

Mass times
  • WEEKENDS: Saturday 10.00 a.m. and
  • evening Vigil Mass 6.30 p.m. Sunday: 10.30 a.m. Family Mass; 12 noon Adult Choir; 6.30 p.m.
  • WEEKDAYS: 10.00 a.m. [From July 5th 2017 no Mass on Wednesdays. Prayer Service with Communion 10.00am]
  • 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. (St. Patrick's Day - Please check Church Notices)
  • There is no evening Mass on Christmas Day, St. Patrick’s Day and Easter Sunday.

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