Church Notices – 17th January, 2016


Church Notices – 17th January, 2016

  • Today is the 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time.
  • Weekday Masses will be at 8.00 a.m. and 10.00 a.m.
  • A six evening short course exploring the Old Testament – Fr. Kieran O’Mahony, a well-known Augustinian biblical scholar who is working for the Diocese of Dublin, will be coming to Maynooth Parish to present a short course on the Old Testament.  This will be over six Tuesday evenings starting on Tuesday next 19th January at 7.30 – 9.15 p.m. and the next five Tuesdays until Tuesday 23rd February in the Boys’ National School.  Poster on notice boards in the porches.  All Welcome.
  • St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society will meet in the Parochial House on Wednesday next 20th January at 8.00 p.m.
  • A date for your diaries is Saturday 27th February when the Parish Ball takes place in Carton House to raise the balance of funds for the refurbishment of St Mary’s church.  Tickets are now available from members of the organising committee, the finance committee or from the Parish office.  Back in 2014 we had a great night in Carton attended by over 300 people and we look forward to another great Parish Ball on February 27th.
  • The St Raphael’s Parents & Friends wish to thank you most sincerely for your kindness and generosity during last week’s Church Gate Collection.   The amount collected  was  €960

First Collection:  €1,950              PARISH COLLECTIONS

(support of Diocesan Priests)         Family Envelope & Standing Orders:  €2,504

SHARE:   €1,545                                              

Parish Ball