Parish Newsletter Sunday 15th September 2013

posted 17 Sep 2013, 02:47 by mary sutton
Posted by Dorothy Heydon

Twenty Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time                                (37/13)

 

 

CROSSCARE ANNUAL COLLECTION

The Annual Collection for CROSSCARE—the Social Care Agency of the Dublin Diocese - will be made at all Masses next weekend  (21st /22nd September).

It will replace the normal SHARE Collection

CROSSCARE is involved in a wide variety of social projects in the Archdiocese of Dublin. 

Since it was founded 70 years ago CROSSCARE has continued to seek to redress poverty and social exclusion.

It continues to develop new and innovative programmes and to sponsor new research to help inform policies on combating poverty and exclusion. 

In reaching out to those most in need CROSSCARE operates 11 programmes throughout the Diocese.

 

SAINT VINCENT De PAUL SOCIETY

The local Conference of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society will hold their monthly collection to-day after all the Masses.

 

HOWTH PRIMARY SCHOOL
There are a limited number or places available for Junior Infants and other classes for the School year 2013/2014.  Contact Scoil Mhuire Tel 832 3572 or email howthns@gmail.com

 

 

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness Meditation continues in St. Columbanus Hall Monday 16th September at 7.30 p.m. facilitated by Joe Clarke.  All are welcome.

 

Stella Maris Retreat Centre, Baily, Howth  Tel. 832 22 28

 A REFLECTIVE ENERGISING DAY

Wednesday 25th September 10.00 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.

Facilitated by Sally Hyland S.J.G.

The day includes prayer, input, liturgy, personal space, 3 course lunch and tea breaks.

Cost €45.  Contact 087-6226620 to reserve your place.

 

Harvest Celebration - Sunday 6th October from 3.00 – 5.00 p.m.  A reflection on the beauty and bounty of the harvest.

 

DIPLOMA COURSE IN BIO ENERGY THERAPY

Part time, 9 months, 1 weekend per month, beginning 12th October 2013.  For more information contact Gemma 087-257 8580  There will be a free workshop to-day, -  Sunday (15th September) in Stella Maris from 10am to 1 pm to introduce the course.  www.bioenergyacademyofdublin.com

 

OUR DEAD

The whole community were saddened and shocked at the tragic death of KAMEL MOALI, father of Celina from 4th Class in Scoil Mhuire.  The Principal and members of the School community attended a Service at the Mosque in Clonskeagh on Tuesday 10th September and a Memorial Service was held in Howth Primary School the following day.  Members of Kamel’s family attended the Service which was celebrated by Fr. Brendan Houlihan.

                                      John Chambers, Principal, Howth Primary School

 

Scripture Readings for the Twenty Fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Monday 16th September

Ss Cornelius and Cyprian             Memorial

1Tm2:1-8. Ps 27:2,7-9. Lk 7:1-10

Tuesday 17th September

1Tm3:1-13. Ps 100:1-3,5,6. Lk 7:31-35

Wednesday 18th September

1Tm3:14-16. Ps 110:1-6. Lk 7:11-17

Thursday 19th September

1Tm4:12-16. Ps 110:7-10. Lk 7:36-50

Friday 20th September

Ss Andrew Kim Tae-gon and Paul Chong Ha-sang

1 Tm 6:2-12. Ps 48:6-10, 17-20. Lk 8:1-3

Saturday 21st September

St Matthew, Apostle                   Feast

Eph 4:1-7,11-13. Ps 18:2-5. Mt 9:9-13

Sunday 22nd September

Am 8:4-7. Ps 112:1-2,4-8. 1 Tm 2:1-8. Lk 16:1-13

 

SAINT PAUL’S COLLEGE, SYBIL HILL, RAHENY OPEN EVENING

An Information Evening for parents and prospective students from senior classes in Primary Schools will be held tomorrow evening, Monday 16th September, from 6.30 to 8.30p.m.   All are welcome.

 

RECENT BAPTISMS

The Parish Community warmly welcomes India, Solomon and Quinn McManus who were baptised recently in our Church.  Congratulations and every joy to their proud Parents, Grand parents, God parents and extended family.

 
Mindfulness Meditation with Joe Clarke

Mindfulness Meditation continues in The Parish Hall (Saint Columbanus Hall), Main Street, Howth.  Tuesday morning, 17th September

11.00 am to 12 noon.  All welcome.

 

SAINT FINTAN’S HIGH SCHOOL, SUTTON, DUBLIN 13
OPEN EVENING

An Information Evening for 6th Class Pupils and their parents will be held on Tuesday 17th September, from

7.30 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.   All are welcome.

 
Pobalscoil Neasáin Bayside/Baldoyle

Open Evening

Wednesday 18th September   7.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.

Information meeting for prospective parents and students from 5th and 6th Class (Primary School).

Telephone: 806 3092

 

BRIDGE CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS

If you would like to learn to play Bridge with a Qualified Teacher, classes will begin Thursday 26th September in Sutton Tennis Club.  Telephone Mary at 087-652 3245 for more information.

 

CHURCH COLLECTIONS

Sunday 8th Sept. – First Collection  €955 and the Share collection    €825

 
 

MASS INTENTIONS 15th – 22nd Sept.

Sunday 15th September

Vigil (7.00 p.m. Sat. 14th Sept.)   Brendan Ward  (3rd Anv)

10.30 a.m.                   Jimmy O’Connor

12.00 noon                  Frank Cormican

7.00 p.m.                     Dan & Frank Connolly

Monday 16th September

 8.00 a.m.                    John & Frances McBride

10.00 a.m.                   Eileen & Des Dooley

Sunday 22nd September

Vigil (7.00pm Sat. 21st Sept)  Sarah and James Masterson and their daughter Mary Fitzpatrick

12noon            Deceased members of the Dublin Walking Club

 

Church Readers – Weekday Masses

The following are listed to read at 8.00am Masses 16th – 20th September

Monday                       J. Morton

Tuesday                       S. McInerney

Wednesday                 Kay Burke

Thursday                     Kay Burke

Friday                          J. Morton

The following are listed to read at 10.00am Masses 16th – 21st September

Monday                       T. Boyle

Tuesday                       J. Comisky

Wednesday                 J. Stewart

Thursday                     M. Connaughton

Friday                          J. Clarke

Saturday                      J. Towers

Saturday 11.00am       V&L Duffy

 

WEEKEND MASSES Sat 21st /Sun 22nd Sept

Saturday 7.00pm         C. Finnerty

Sunday 8.30am           D. O’Cathasaigh/V. Duffy

Sunday 10.30am         Family Mass Reader

Sunday 12noon           S. NiMhaoldomhnaigh

Sunday 7.00pm           M. O’Laoi

 

FAITHFEST is a fantastic new initiative by Dublin Diocese, aimed at teenagers; each event involves a variety of workshops to choose from such as: meditation, music, justice and peace.  Faithfest gives young people the opportunity to express their faith and share their thoughts and ideas with teenagers from parishes across the Diocese. The next FaithFest takes place on 4th October in Holy Cross College Diocesan Centre, Dublin 3.  For information – email

faithfest@dublindiocese.ie

 

40th ANNIVERSARY - ST. FINTAN'S CHURCH, SUTTON

As part of the conclusion to the 40th Anniversary celebrations, the Senior and Junior St Fintan’s Choirs will sing at the 6.30pm Mass on Saturday 28th September in St. Fintan’s Church.  At the end of Mass, the Apostolic Nuncio will present certificates to those who were directly involved in the organisation of the Opening Mass and also unveil a plaque with the names of Parish Priests and curates who served in the Parish.  This will be followed by a reception in the Parish Centre.  Photos capturing a flavour of Sutton parish life over the last 40 years will be on display.  All are welcome to attend this event.

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