Parish Newsletter Sunday 27th October 2013

posted 1 Nov 2013, 04:26 by mary sutton
Posted by Dorothy Heydon
 

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time                                         (43/13)

 

BANK HOLIDAY    -   MONDAY 28th OCTOBER

There will be one Mass in the Church at 11.00 a.m. followed by the Miraculous Medal Novena Prayers.

 

ANNUAL FORTY HOURS’ ADORATION

The annual period of Solemn Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament (FORTY HOURS’ ADORATION) will take place this week-end -  (27th / 28th October).

The Exposition will begin after the 12 o’clock Mass to-day -  Sunday and will continue until 5.30 p.m.  There will be Evening Prayer to-day - Sunday at 5 o’clock.

The Exposition will continue after the 11 o’clock Mass tomorrow - Bank Holiday Monday (28th  October) and will conclude with a Eucharistic Prayer Service and Benediction at 5.00 p.m.

 

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.

 

THE FEAST OF ALL SAINTS – FRIDAY 1ST NOVEMBER

Friday (1st November) is a Holyday of Obligation.  Vigil Mass on Thursday evening at 7 o’clock.  Masses on Friday morning, at 8.00 a.m. 10.00 a.m.  Evening Mass on Friday 1st Nov. at 7 o’clock.

Saturday 2nd November is The Commemoration of all the Faithful Departed - ALL SOULS DAY.  Morning Mass at 10.00 a.m.

 

ANNUAL CEMETERY MASS

The Annual Mass for all those buried in the two Cemeteries in the Parish - Saint Mary’s and

Old Abbey – will take place on Sunday 3rd November in the Church at 3 o’clock.  The Blessing of

 the Graves in both Cemeteries will take place immediately after the Mass.

 

Please note that the Church will be closed from 4th to 7th November 2013, to facilitate essential WOODWORM TREATMENT.  The Church will re-open on 8th Nov.

 

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

 

Mindfulness continues with Joe Clarke on Tuesdays at 11.00 am.  Cost: Donation.

All are welcome.

 

A REFLECTIVE ENERGISING DAY

Wednesday 6th November 2013    10.00 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.

Presenter:  Sally Hyland S.J.G.

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

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

 

 

 

 

OUR DEAD

Please remember in your prayers PAUL RORKE who died last week.  We offer our sympathy to his  family.  May he rest in peace.

 

 

Scripture Readings - Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time

Monday 28th Oct

SS Simon and Jude           Feast

Eph 2:19-22. Ps 18:2-5. Lk 6:12-19

Tuesday 29th Oct

Rm 8:18-25. Ps 125. Lk 13:18-21

Wednesday 30th Oct

Rm 8:26-30. Ps 12:4-6. Lk 13:22-30

Thursday 31st Oct

Rm 8:31-39. Ps 108:21-22,26-27,30-31. Lk 13:31-35

Friday 1st Nov

All Saints                Solemnity

Apoc 7:2-4,9-14. Ps 23:1-6. 1 Jn3:1-3. Mt 5:1-12

Saturday 2nd Nov

The Commemoration of all the Faithful Departed

Is 25:6-9. Ps 26:1,4,7-9,13-14. Rm 5:5-11. Lk 7:11-17

Sunday 3rd Nov

Wis11:22-12:2. Ps 144:1-2,8-11,13-14. 2 Th 1:11-2:2. Lk 19:1-10

 
 
Mindfulness Meditation with Joe Clarke

Mindfulness Meditation will not take place in the Parish Hall on Monday 28th Oct. as it is a Bank Holiday.  Next session – Monday 4th Nov. at 7.30pm.  All welcome.

 

RECENT BAPTISM

The Parish Community warmly welcomes Amber Skye Lynch who was baptised recently in our Church.  Congratulations and every joy to her proud Parents, Grand parents, God parents and extended family.

 
 
HOWTH CHAMBER MUSIC

On Wednesday 30th October, a concert will take place in the BURROW NATIONAL SCHOOL, Sutton at 8.00 p.m.  Performers on the evening will include Philippe Graffin, Amy Norrington, Alasdair Beatson, Gwendolyn Masin and Lilli Maijala.  The Chamber Group will also perform in St. MARY’S CHURCH OF IRELAND, Deerpark, on Friday, 1st November at 8.00 p.m.  Tickets  - €15 are available to buy from Finola Young (Centra), and the proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to the Church Roof Fund , St. Mary’s Church of Ireland, Deerpark, Howth.

 
FIRST SATURDAY DEVOTIONS
The Five First Saturdays Devotions, requested by Our Lady of Fatima when she appeared in 
1925 to Lucia dos Santos, who now has the official Church title “Servant of God”, will in
 future take place after the 10.00am Mass on the first Saturday of each month.  
All are welcome.  A leaflet explaining the devotion is available on the Book Stand at the 
back of the Church.
 

 

ANNUAL AUCTION IN AID OF SAINT FRANCIS HOSPICE, RAHENY

The Annual Auction in aid of Saint Francis Hospice, Raheny will take place on Sunday, 17th November in the Abbey Tavern, Howth, starting at 1.30 p.m.  The organising Committee are asking for your generous and kind support once again for this deserving cause.  They are looking for unwanted gifts, china, pictures/paintings, bottles (Wine and Spirits) glassware and vouchers.  Everything must be good as new or in excellent condition.  Please come along on the day to bid and buy and make it a great day for everyone.  Contact Nicky at Tel. 816 7880, Maeve 832 2863  Jo 086-1514332 Michael 839 1891, Valerie 086-313 7850 or Marie 086-602 8277

 

CHURCH COLLECTIONS

Sunday 20th Oct. – First Collection  €695 and the special collection for the Missions €1,785

 

 

 

MASS INTENTIONS 26th  Oct – 3rd Nov

Sat. 26th Oct

10.00 a.m.                          Thomas Lavery (Recently Deceased)

Sunday 27th Oct

Vigil (7.00pm Sat. 26th Oct)   Patrick Fitzpatrick (6th Anv)

 8.30am                               Kathleen, Michael and Kieran Healy

10.30am                              Maura McLoughlin  Month’s Mind

12noon                            Crew of the St. Ibar:  Finbar Davis, Frank O’Riordan,

                                       Johnny McAllister and Joe Devenny

Monday 28th Oct

11.00 a.m.                           John Guinan

Tuesday 29th Oct

10.00 a.m.                           Peter Stynes

Saturday 2nd Nov

10.00 a.m.                           Kitty Rickard  Month’s Mind

Sunday 3rd Nov

Vigil (7.00pm Sat. 2nd Nov)    William and Brigid Reid

 8.30am                               John and Alice Deegan

10.30am                              Willie Roberts (9th Anv)

12noon                                John Tierney (2nd Anv) and John Kevin Tierney

 

PARISH ALTAR LIST OF THE DEAD

The November Altar List of the Dead is now being prepared and lists are available in the Church.  Kindly fill in the names of those you wish to have remembered.  The Masses on the FIRST FRIDAY of each month are offered for those whose names are on the Parish Altar List of the Dead.

 
 
 

CHARITY SALE OF WORK

Sunday 10th November from 10am to 1.00pm in Saint Columbanus Hall

In aid of MERCHANTS QUAY IRELAND

Howth – Sutton Peninsula Society will host a CAKES and CHRISTMAS GIFTS SALE on Sunday 10th November.  Please support this most deserving cause.

 

Church Readers – Weekday Masses

The following are listed to read at 8.00am Masses 29th  Oct – 1st Nov

Tuesday                           S. McInerney

Wednesday                      Kay Burke

Thursday                         Kay Burke

Friday                             J. Morton

The following are listed to read at 10.00am Masses 29th Oct – 2nd Nov

Tuesday                           U. Kane

Wednesday                       J. Stewart

Thursday                          M. Connaughton

Friday                              J. Clarke

Saturday                          L & V Duffy

Thurs 31st Oct 7.00pm       Des Gilroy

Friday 1st Nov 7.00pm       Patricia Loftus

WEEKEND MASSES Sat 2nd/Sun 3rd Nov

Saturday 7.00pm              Ciss Finnerty

Sunday 8.30am                 D. O Cathasaigh/Una Kane

Sunday 10.30am               Family Mass Reader

Sunday 12noon                S. Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh

 

SPECIAL MASS FOR ALL LIVES LOST AT SEA

Saturday 23rd November

Annual Mass for all those lost at sea in the Sea Angling Centre on the West Pier at 3.00 p.m.

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