ST JAMES’ COI, CRINKEN
Worship Service for Sunday, June 12, – Trinity three 11 a.m. – Morning Praise.
Services of Worship for Sunday, June 12, – The Third Sunday after Trinity: 8.30 a.m. – Holy Communion; 11 a.m. – Family Service and the Presentation of Sunday Club Prizes followed by light lunch and fun in the Erck Hall; 7 p.m. – Holy Communion, Lector Shirley Farrell.
Rathmichael Parish and School Fete: Will take place on Saturday, September 3, from midday to 4 p.m. If you have any ideas for new stalls please let us know, and as in other years, all offers of help will be gladly accepted – Mark Thornburgh, Chairman Fete Committee.
The Alpha/In-Between Book Club: The June meeting will be on Tuesday, June 28, at 8 p.m.The book for June is ‘ Frog Music’ by Emma Donoghue. The Book Club will not meet in July or August. Three books (details later) will be selected for Summer reading and all three will be discussed at the September meeting.
Services of Worship for Sunday, June 12, – The Third Sunday after Trinity: 8.30 a.m.: Holy Communion – Contemporary Style; 10.30 a.m. – Holy Communion – Contemporary Style.
SHANKILL BIBLE CHURCH
Shankill Bible Church meet at Glen Maris House, Eaton Wood Grove, Shankill. Sunday Bible Hour – 11.30 a.m. Bible Study, Mum’s and Tots and Youth Challenge. Further information from 01-2115808, email email@example.com; shankillbiblechurch.org.
ST PATRICK’S COI, DALKEY
Services of Worship for Sunday, June 12, – The Second Sunday after Trinity: 9 a.m. – Holy Communion; 10.15 a.m. – All Age. Tomorrow (Thursday): 10.30 a.m. Holy Communion with prayers for the sick.
New Parish Administrator Appointed: Poh Pierce has been appointed the new parish administrator and will work Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday mornings in the parish office located in the Northover Hall.
HOLY TRINITY COI, KILLINEY
Services of Worship for Sunday, June 12h – The Third Sunday after Trinity: 8.30 a.m. – Holy Communion; 10.45 a.m. – Morning Service. Midweek Service: Thursdays at 10.30 a.m.
Rector’s Surgery: Holy Trinity Rectory every Tuesday from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
ST ANNE’S PARISH
Resource Centre Hours: St Anne’s Resource Centre is open 9 a.m. to 8.30 p.m. Monday to Thursday and on Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Those requiring Baptism/Confirmation certificates or application forms for Baptism can obtain them during the above hours. Please note that the Parish Office is the only place where certificates and application forms can be processed.
Mass Times: Mass is celebrated in St Anne’s Church at 10 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. Monday to Friday, (except August and September). Weekend Mass times are Saturday 6.30 p.m. Vigil Mass and on Sunday at 8 a.m., (9 a.m. in St Patrick’s Church in St Columcille’s Hospital), 10.30 a.m. (Family Mass), midday, and 6 p.m. Confessions are heard on Saturdays after the 10 a.m. Mass, between 12.30 p.m. and 1 p.m., and after the 6.30 p.m. Mass. Mass is now broadcast on-line and can be viewed by logging onto the parish website:stannesparishshankill.com and then clicking onto video link.
Baptism Times: Baptisms take place in St Anne’s Church at 1 p.m. on the first Sunday of the Month and at 5 p.m. on the second and fourth Saturdays of the Month. A month’s notice is required. Please contact the St Anne’s Parish Office located in St Anne’s Resource Centre to make your arrangements. Please note that when visiting the Parish Office to arrange a baptism, the child’s birth certificate should be brought as it necessary to photocopy it for the parish records but it will be returned immediately.
Pre Baptism Meetings: Pre Baptism Meetings are held on the last Thursday of every month for parents presenting their children for Baptism the following month.
Room Hire – St Anne’s Resource Centre: At present we have availability in the centre for room hire. If you are interested in running your class or course please contact Melissa Tobin on 01-2822777 for further information. Facilities include Free car park, Tea or coffee, use of whiteboard and projector, Flipchart Stands. Three rooms available with capacity for 80 people, 25 people or 15 people.
Sacred Choir: In preparation for our Fathers Day Mass at 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 19,, rehearsals for the Secret Choir will be at 8 p.m. in the church tonight (Wednesday) and on Wednesday, June 15,. All Welcome.
Advanced Notice from the UAC – Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament: The UAC are holding Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the 22nd of every month beginning in June. This is a worldwide initiative by the Pallottine Family to pray for vocations to the Priesthood and the Religious Life. For further information contact Pat Maguire at 087 7532780.
Holy Communion: For those who find it difficult to get up to receive Holy Communion please make yourself known and, if possible, sit up close to the front so Ministers of the Eucharist or a Priest can go to you. Thank You.
Appeal For Adorers. Did you know that our Blessed Sacrament Adoration Chapel is open Monday to Friday from 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. and also from 5.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. At present, we are appealing for people to ‘watch one hour’ with the Lord. There will be a book in the Chapel for you to sign in. If there is no one present when you have to leave the Chapel, we ask that you close over the tabernacle doors.
Bethany Bereavement Group: The Bethany Bereavement Group is a voluntary parish-based ministry who are trained to listen and to help the bereaved and grieving. The Group holds a Drop-in Centre on the First Friday of the Month at 10.30 a.m. in St, Anne’s Resource Centre, and can be contacted via St Anne’s Resource Centre by calling 01-282 2704.
Altar Society: The Altar Society comprises of parishioners who prepare and arrange floral displays for the church each week, working either singly or in pairs. The use of fresh flowers enhances the church space especially the sanctuary, and these floral displays also help to reflect the changing Seasons of both the calendar year and the church’s year. If you are interested in joining the Altar Society please call into the Parish Office.
Apostolic Work: Do you like sewing? Would you like to join a group making vestments and altar linens for missionary par- ishes? All materials supplied. We meet on Thursdays in the parish resource centre at 11 a.m. Contact Kathie at 2823014 or just come along!
Men’s coffee morning: The Men’s coffee morning takes place every Friday from 10.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m. in St Anne’s Resource Centre. Please join us if you are free.
Support Network for Separated, Divorced and Re-married People: A Support Network for Separated, Divorced and Re-married People has been set up and is open to people of any faith denomination. All are welcome to contact us by texting 087 3814213 or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. All communications will be guaranteed complete confidentiality and everyone will be warmly welcome. BALLYBRACK/KILLINEYPARISH
Weekend Mass Times: Vigil Mass at 6 p.m. in St Stephen’s Church; Sunday Morning Mass in SS Alphonsus and Columba Church at 10 a.m.; Church of the Apostles at midday.
Weekday Masses: At 10 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday in SS Alphonsus and Columba Church, and on Tuesday and Thursday in the Church of the Apostles.
The Sacrament of Baptism: Baptism is celebrated on the first Saturday of the month at 3.30 p.m. in Ss Alphonsus and Columba Church, Ballybrack, and on the third Saturday at 3.30 p.m. in St Columbanu’s Church, Loughlinstown. Meeting for parents and godparents in advance on the third Wednesday of the month before at 7.30 p.m. in the Meeting Room at the Church of the Apostles. Please book early as our numbers are restricted for each celebration.
Keep a Date: Monday, June 13, marks the 40th Anniversary of my Ordination to the Priesthood. To mark the occasion I will celebrate Mass in the Parish Church at 7 p.m. I hope you will be free to join me in giving thanks for those years – Fr Alex.
Parish Pastoral Councils: Our Parish Pastoral Councils are meeting both individually and together this month on our journey towards unity. If you would like any issue raised please do so in writing and leave with either Fr Tom or Fr Alex before the meetings.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: On Mondays in Ss Alphonsus and Columba Church and on Thursdays in Church of the Apostles from after Mass till 12.30 p.m.; First Saturday of the Month in St Stephen’s Church five to 6 p.m.; St Columbanu’s Church Monday nine to 9.45 a.m., Friday 10 to 11 a.m.
Confessions: Saturdays from 4.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. in Ss Alphonsus and Columba Church.
Praying the Scriptures: Meets at 7.30 p.m. on the third Monday of the Month in the Meeting Room of the Church of the Apostles.
Rosary Group: Meet every Friday night at 8 p.m. in the Meeting Room at Church of the Apostles.
Radio Link: As you know we have a Radio Link system whereby the housebound can join us in Church by radio for all Masses in both the Parish Church and Church of the Apostles. These receivers can be purchased or taken on loan. This is a great way for our housebound parishioners to feel included. Contact Fr Alex.
The Shankill Active Retirement Association (SARA) meets at 3 p.m. on the third Monday of the month in St Anne’s Resource Centre. New members always welcome. For further information call 01-2390937 or 086 3487516.
Come to Unislim in St Anne’s Resource Centre on Wednesdays from 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. Weigh in between 6 p.m. and 6.30 p.m. Motivational talk from 6.30 p.m. to 6.45 p.m. New members talk from 6.45 p.m. to 7 p.m. New members always welcome.
There was the usual large attendance at last Saturday morning’s June First Saturday Book Sale, which supports the Shankill Old Folks Association and Meals on Wheels, in the Shankill Old Folks Association Day Centre, Lower Road, between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. As always there was an excellent selection of books to choose and most of those who attended picked up some excellent reading material for the Bank Holiday weekend and till the Saturday, July 2, First Saturday Book Sale which will take place in the same venue between the same times.
Opening hours for Shankill Library are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays and on alternate Fridays and Saturdays. The library is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. The library will be open this Friday but closed on Saturday. To renew or inquire about a book call 01-2827801 or Email:email@example.com. The library will be closed this Friday but open on Saturday.
Members of the Rathmichael Historical Society, the local history society for Shankill, Ballybrack/Killiney and surrounding area, are invited to tomorrow (Thursday) nights 7.30 p.m. lecture ‘Dr John de Courcy Ireland: A Tribute to a Maritime Historian’ by John Ellis in the National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Haig Terrace, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, and to next Tuesday night’s 8 p.m. lecture ‘Yitzhak Herzog – the Sinn Féin Rabbi’ by Stuart Rosenblatt to the Genealogical Society of Ireland in Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute, Cumberland Street, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.
The Guild meets on the second Monday of the Month at 3.30 p.m. in St Anne’s Resource Centre. Craft Morning takes place in St Anne’s Resource Centre on Tuesday mornings from 10.30 a.m. and 12.30 p.m. Culture outings are held at different times throughout the year. New members always welcome – contact Patricia O’Connor at 282 0733.
Join us at Shankill Bowling Club, Quinns Road on Monday or Thursday nights at 8 p.m. for a game of Indoor Bowls or try our Outdoor Bowling Green any afternoon. Contact Secretary Brian Tuite on 01-2820482 or PRO Paddy Hughes on 01 – 2822740.
SHANKILL FOOTBALL CLUB
Registration for the Bestie Messitt Champions league is now open. €20 per child for two weeks of football. Details available on shankillfc.ie or contact Dave Griffin at 087 9453122.
GAA GOLF CLASSIC
A golf classic in aid of the Shankill GAA Club Development Fund, takes place in Powerscourt Golf Club on Friday, June 24,. Team of four players €300 including food in Brady’s Pub. Sponsor a Tee-Box €100 or please donate a prize for the main event or for our raffle. Contact John Doherty at 086 3215087 or Pat Maguire at 087 7532780 for further information.
Anneliese Hogan, MC Paul Clarke and Brendan O’Leary at the classic car show on Bray seafront in aid of Purple House Cancer Support.