SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (08/14)
Untying the Knots
Howth Parish Faith Development Group will host a Talk by Fr. Conall O’Cuinn,
SJ, on Thursday 27th February at 8.00pm in St.
Columbanus Hall. Fr. O’Cuinn will
talk about Pope Francis and the theme for the evening, ‘Untying the Knots’ is
the title of Paul Valelly’s recent book.
Fr. O’Cuinn intends to engage in an interactive presentation dealing
with many of the issues raised in this book.
VATICAN SURVEY ON THE FAMILY
Many thanks to all
those respondents who returned the Vatican
Survey. 100 questionnaires were made
available in the Church. 27 responses
were returned to Archbishop’s House and some were channelled through to the
Association of Catholic Priests (ACP).
No record is available of those surveys submitted on-line.
OF HOWTH - NOVENA OF GRACE
The Annual Novena of Grace will take place in the
Church, commencing Tuesday 4th March. Tuesday 4th to Friday 7th March,
Novena Mass at 8.00pm. Saturday 8th
March, Novena Mass at 7.00pm. Sunday 9th March,
Novena Mass at 12noon. Monday, Tuesday
and Wednesday 10th 11th and 12th March,
Novena Mass at 8.00pm. The Novena will be conducted by Fr. John Callanan, SJ,
Fr. Peter McVerry, SJ; and Fr. Patrick Hume, S.J.
BRIDGING THE GAP
Bridging the Gap is a voluntary group of
ladies living in the Howth and Sutton area.
Their aim is to foster community spirit through care and
friendship. They can arrange a friendly visit
for a chat, or someone to just listen or play a game of cards. If you would like to know more about this
group please contact Barbara in the Parish Office, Tel. 839 7398
BIBLE STUDY GROUP
The Bible Study Group, under the
stewardship of Fr. Damian Murphy, meets every Friday in St. Fintan’s Parish
Centre at 11a.m. This term they are
studying The Gospel according to St.
join them – you will be most welcome.
Contact 01 839 2001 or Sr. Anne c/o Baldoyle Parish 01 832 4313.
Please remember in your prayers, KEVIN LAMBERT, who has
died. We offer our sympathy to his
family. Funeral Mass on Wednesday 26th
February at 10.00am and afterwards to Fingal Cemetery. We also pray for BILL MOONEY who has
died. We offer our sympathy to his wife
Connie and all the family. May they rest
for the Seventh Week in Ordinary Time
Jas3:13-18. Ps 18:8-10, 15 R/v9. Mk 9: 14-29
Jas4:1-10. Ps 54:7-11,23, R/v23. Mk 9: 30-37
Jas 4:13-17. Ps 48:2-3,6-11,R/Mt 5:3. Mk 9: 38-40
Jas5:1-6. Ps 48:14-20, R/Mt 5:3. Mk 9: 41-50
Jas5:9-12. Ps 102:1-4,8-9,11-12 R/ v8. Mk 10: 1-12
Jas5:13-20. Ps 140:1-3,8, R/ v2. Mk 10: 13-16
Is 49:14-15. Ps 61:2-3,6-9, R/v6. 1Cor 4:1-5. Mt 6:24-34
Mindfulness Meditation continues in St. Columbanus Hall Monday 24th
February at 7.30 p.m. with Joe Clarke.
All are welcome.
HOWTH PENINSULA HERITAGE SOCIETY
On Tuesday 25th
February at 8.00pm Fergus Whelan will give a lecture in the Howth
Angling Centre, West Pier, on “The ingenious Mr Hutcheson, his
disciples and the hidden origins of Irish republicanism”. Admission to non-members of the Society is
€4 All welcome.
Church Readers – Weekday
The following are listed to
read at 8.00am Masses 17th –21st Feb
Monday J. Morton
Tuesday S. McInerney
Wednesday Kay Burke
Thursday Kay Burke
The following are listed to
read at 10.00am Masses 17th – 22nd Feb
Monday T. Boyle
Tuesday U. Kane
Wednesday J. Stewart
Saturday J. Towers
WEEKEND MASSES Sat 22nd/Sun
Saturday 7.00pm B. Lynch
Sunday 8.30am D. O’Cathasaigh/ A. Burke
Sunday 10.30am Family Mass Reader
Sunday 12noon N. Cronin
Parish Community warmly welcomes Sarah-Grace
Lawlor, Sophia Dilworth and Mia
Grace Galgey who were baptised recently in our Church. Congratulations and every joy to their proud
parents, Grand parents, God Parents and extended family.
MASS INTENTIONS 23rd
Feb – 2nd March
Sunday 23rd Feb
Vigil (7.00pm Sat. 22nd
Feb) Richard Walsh
8.30am Kieran Joseph Healy and
Kathleen and Michael Healy
James Coughlan (5th Anv)
10.00am Funeral – Kevin Lambert
8.00am A Special Intention
Sunday 2nd March
Vigil (7.00pm Sat. 1st
March) Babs Egan
8.30am MaryAnne, James and
Matthew Doherty. Rosaleen and Peter Delaney
Lattimore (14th Anv)
McDonagh (2nd Anv)
SUTTON FLOWER CLUB meets next
Wednesday 26th February in the Marine Hotel at 8.00pm,
with a demonstration by Lorraine O’Brien.
There will be a sales table with all you need to make your own
creations. For details on club or flower
arranging classes contact Yvonne, 087663668 or 8324625. Visitors welcome €7
THE PENINSULA SOCIETY is hosting its Annual Cake sale on
Sunday 2nd March in the Parish Centre, at 10.00am. Proceeds in aid of St. Francis Hospice,
ASH WEDNESDAY - 5th March is a day of
fast and abstinence. Ashes will be
distributed after the 8.00am, 10.00am and 8.00pm Masses.
FUND-RAISING TABLE QUIZ
The Friends of Balscadden Bay will
host a TABLE QUIZ in the Abbey Tavern on Thursday 6th March
at 8.00pm. €10 per person – Max six per
table. Cash prizes and Raffle. All welcome
Friday 7th March at 11.30am in St. Anne’s
Church Portmarnock. Theme “Streams in
the Desert” Service prepared by the
Women of Egypt. ALL MEN AND WOMEN ARE VERY WELCOME. Refreshments served afterwards in the Parish
Sunday 16th Feb. – First
Collection €780 and the special
Collection for ACCORD €1,490