Church Notices – St. Mary’s 2nd March, 2014

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Church Notices – St. Mary’s 2nd March, 2014

  • Today is the 8th Sunday in Ordinary Time.
  • Masses on Monday and Tuesday will be at 8.00 a.m. and 10.00 a.m.
  • The Parish Finance Committee Meeting will take place on Monday evening at 8.00 p.m. in the Parochial House.
  • The Novena of Grace in honour of St Francis Xavier. This year there will be no visiting Jesuit Priest leading the Novena.  However, the Novena of Grace Prayers will be prayed at all Masses. You are invited to place a Novena Prayer into the Novena Prayer Box. All these prayers will be read out at Mass during the Novena. (Personal names will not be read out.
  • Wednesday next is Ash Wednesday.  It is a day of fast and abstinence.  Masses will be at 8.00 a.m., 10.00 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. each weekday during Lent.  The blessing and distribution of Ashes will take place at all Masses. There will also be Mass at 8.00 p.m. in Ladychapel on Wednesday evening.
  • Maynooth Community Games swimming competition will be held today (Sunday) at 4.15 p.m. in NUIM  pool. Boys and Girls ages 8 to 16 years welcome.
  • Maynooth senior Citizens Committee will hold their Annual General Meeting on Tuesday next March 4th at 8pm in Maynooth Health Centre on Leinster Street. This is an open meeting and all are welcome.
  • The Parish Newsletter is available on the stands at the back of the Church.
  • The Church Gate Collection this weekend is in aid of the Galway Cycle.  

First Collection:  €1,770.18        PARISH COLLECTIONS

(support of Diocesan Priests)         Family Envelope & Standing Orders:  €2,297.67

SHARE: €1,555.28                                            

Parish News Letter 2nd March 2014