The Body and
Blood of Christ (22/13)
A WORLDWIDE HOUR OF ADORATION WITH POPE
To-day - Sunday (2nd June) is the Feast of CORPUS CHRISTI. Pope Francis will be making a special hour of
Eucharistic Adoration in St. Peter's, Rome this afternoon as part of the Church's
Year of Faith. He has invited parishes
all around the world to join him before the Blessed Sacrament in their churches
for this hour. In response to the Holy
Father’s invitation we in Howth will hold an hour of Eucharistic Adoration in
our Church of the Assumption (before the Sacred Heart altar) at 4.00 pm to-day followed by Benediction at 5.00pm. All are warmly
JUNE BANK HOLIDAY - MONDAY 3rd JUNE
There will be one Mass in the Church at 11.00
a.m. followed by the Miraculous
Medal Novena Prayers.
“You shall be my Witnesses…” Parish preparation for Confirmation Programme
This week the fifth and final session of the
above programme takes place in Scoil Mhuire on Tuesday 4th June
at 7.30 pm. This is a review and celebration
session. Jonathan Griffin, a local
Church Youth Leader will work with the young people on the meaning of
Confirmation in their lives. The parents
will join us at 8.20 pm for a short prayer service, presentation of
certificates and refreshments.
FRIDAY 7th June -
FIRST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH
Morning Masses at 8.00 and 10.00.
Evening Mass at 8 o’clock. All
the Masses on the first Friday of the month are offered for those whose names
are on the Parish Altar List of the Dead.
RALLY – SATURDAY 8th JUNE
A National Vigil for Life
event will be held in Merrion
on Saturday 8th June from 3.00 to 4.00 p.m. In advance of the Vigil, there will be a
period of quiet prayer in Saint Andrew’s Church, Westland Row from 1.30 to 2.30 p.m.
which will be attended by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin. All are welcome to attend. For those who wish to fulfil their Sunday
obligation, Mass in Saint Andrew’s Church, Westland Row, on Saturday evening is
at 6.30 p.m.
SUMMER PROJECT 1st to 12th
Enrolments and Bookings
for this year’s Summer Project will take place on Sunday 9th June
from 9.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and 10.00 a.m. on Monday 10th June
in Saint Columbanus Hall, Main
€5.00 to enrol. Project will run
from Monday 1st to Friday 12th July based in Scoil Mhuire
School Hall. It is for all Boys and
Girls from 4 years to 15 years with activities suitable for their ages.
FINTAN’S - SUTTON
The Blessing of the Graves
and Mass will take place in Saint Fintan’s Cemetery, Sutton, on Sunday
9th June at 3.00
STRAWBERRY FAIR – SCOIL MHUIRE
The Annual Strawberry Fair
will take place again this year at Howth
Primary School (Scoil
Mhuire), Tucketts Lane,
Howth, on Sunday 16th June from 12 noon to 4
pm. All welcome and all proceeds
go towards the school.
Scripture Readings for the Ninth
Week in Ordinary Time
Saint Kevin, Abbot Memorial
Tob 1: 3, 2: 1-8. Ps
111:1-6. Mk 12: 1-12
Saint Charles Lwanga and
Companions, Martyrs Memorial
Tob 2: 9-14. Ps 111:1-2, 7-9. Mk 12: 13-17
Saint Boniface, Bishop and
Tob 3: 1-11, 16-17. Ps
24:2-9. Mk 12: 18-27
Tob 6: 10-11, 7: 1, 9-14,
8: 4-9. Ps 127:1-5
Mk 12: 28-34
The Most Sacred Heart of
Ez 34:11-16. Ps 22. Rm
5:5-11. Lk 15:3-7
The Immaculate Heart of the
Blessed Virgin Mary
Is 61:9-11. Ps 1Sm 2:1,4-8.
Lk 2: 41-51
1Kg17:17-24. Ps 29:2,4-6,
11-13. Gal 1:11-19. Lk 7:11-17
Stella Maris Retreat Centre, Baily, Howth
Tel. 832 22 28
Meditation continues every Tuesday at 11 a.m. with Joe Clarke
TIMES OF SUNDAY
MASSES IN OUR CHURCH:-
Evening Vigil Mass at7 o’clock
Sunday Morning 8.30; 10.30; and 12.00 noon
Sunday Evening Mass at 7 o’clock
Monday – Friday 8.00 and 10.00 a.m.
10.00 and 11.00 a.m.
Teen-Line Ireland is a registered charity, which provides a
free-phone help-line for young people who may be feeling alone, worried or
distressed. It provides emotional
support through its non-judgmental, secure and confidential listening service.
Free-Phone Help-Line 1800 833 634
7p.m. – 10 p.m.
7 days per week and from
3p.m. – 10p.m. on Wednesdays.
Information from www.teenline.ie
The Parish Community
warmly welcomes Jamie and Daniel Conlon
and Matthew Boyle who were baptised
recently in our Church. Congratulations and every joy to their proud
Parents, Grand parents, God parents and extended family.
HOWTH PRIMARY SCHOOL
There are a limited number or places available for Junior Infants for the School year 2013/2014.
Contact Scoil Mhuire Tel 832 3572 or the Parish Office at Tel. 839 7398 or email email@example.com
MASS INTENTIONS 2nd
– 9th June
Sunday 2nd June
10.30 a.m. Ken
O’Grady, Emer Heagney
12.00 noon Sean
McMahon (8th Anv)
Cooney (Month’s Mind)
Tuesday 4th June
10.00 a.m. Kathleen O’Shaughnessy
Friday 7th June First
Friday of the Month
Sunday 9th June
Vigil (7.00 p.m. Sat. 8th
O’Connor (Month’s Mind)
Church Readers – Weekday
The following are listed to
8.00 a.m. Masses 4th – 7th June
Monday 3rd June at
11.00 a.m. T. Boyle
following are listed to read at
10.00 a.m. Masses 4th – 8th June
Saturday 11.00am V & L Duffy
WEEKEND MASSES Sat/Sun 8th/9th
Saturday 7.00 p.m. N. Vaughan
Sunday 8.30 a.m. D O’Cathasaigh/U. Kane
Sunday 10.30 a.m. Family Mass Reader
Sunday 12 noon D. Gilroy
Sunday 7.00 p.m. M. Connaughton
SAINT VINCENT de PAUL Society
The local Conference of the Saint Vincent De Paul Society are available
for people in need here in the Parish of Howth.
They can be contacted in confidence on Tel. 01-855 0022 if anyone would
like to talk or needs help.
RELIGIOUS BOOKLETS ON SALE IN THE CHURCH
Religious Booklets are available at the Church Notice Board. Books are changed on a regular basis to suit
the different seasons of the year.
Weekly Catholic papers are also available
THE IRISH CATHOLIC
THE UNIVERSE -
and THE CATHOLIC
Money for papers may be placed in any of the Shrines in the
Sunday 26th May – First
Collection €870 and the Share