CHRIST CHURCH COI
Services of Worship for Sunday, June 19, – Trinity 4: 8.30 a.m. – Holy Communion; 11 a.m. – Holy Communion.
HOLY REDEEMER PARISH
Date For Your Diary: This year the Holy Redeemer Feast Day will be held on Sunday, July 3,. On that day the 10.30 a.m. and midday Masses will be amalgamated for a special celebration at 1 a.m. This will be followed by refreshments in the Little Flower Hall/Church Grounds/Garden. Let’s all come together to celebrate our Feast Day. Further details to follow
Lourdes Pilgrimage 20September 16 to September 7 to September 12 : The parish will once again join the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes in September. The fully inclusive price is €19pps. Single Supplement €150 – Limited Single Rooms Available. For details, please see poster in the church Porch or contact Michael Connolly in the sacristy.
ST PETER’S PARISH
St Peter’s Cemetery Sunday: Takes place on Sunday, July 3, at 4 p.m.
St Peter’s Little Bray Pilgrimage to Lourdes: August 14 – Hotel Solitude – 7 night’s full board –€799 per person. Contact Margaret: 083 4843906; Ann: 086 3159188.
ST FERGAL’S PARISH
Mass Celebration and Dedication of our New St Anthony Room and outdoor Grotto in honour of Our Lady This Sunday: Archbishop Diarmuid Martin DD has kindly agreed to celebrate Mass here in St Fergal’s this Sunday at 10.30 a.m. The construction of the Meeting Room and Grotto were made possible by the generosity of the parishioners in contributing to the Living the Joy of the Gospel Campaign. All are Welcome.
St Fergal’s Parish Fete: Will take place this Saturday in St Fergal’s National School. Appeal for Donations – Do you have any items you would like to donate to the stalls?
OUR LADY QUEEN OF PEACE
70th Birthday Celebrations: A special meeting will be held next Monday night at 7.30 p.m. in the Villa Pacis to plan for our 70th cel- ebration which will run from Saturday, December 17, till Sunday, December 17,2017. If you have ideas both spiritual and social, please come along.
Cemetery Sunday: The Springfield Cemetery Mass of Remembrance and Blessing of the Graves will take place this Sunday at 2.30 p.m.
Lourdes 2016: Our annual Lourdes pilgrimage will take place from September 7 to September 12. Booking through the Parish Office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday mornings only. Price €719. Please see posters in Church porches. Our recent door collection raised €2,025.Thank you for your generous support.
QOP YOUTH CLUB
Queen of Peace Adventure Youth Club are having a very busy summer time. Apart from their normal weekly water sports the following is being organised, a climb on Snowdon Mountain, a visit to Clara Lara Fun Park, Viking Splash, and a morning on Dalkey Island. With the expanding programme more parents are beginning to get involved with the club. Canoe instructors are needed, so if any instructor has a couple of hours to spare their assistance would certainly be appreciated. Call Albert at 087 6756439 for details.
Bray Divers Sub-Aqua Club is currently training seven young boys and girls under the age of thirteen to snorkel dive. This is the first time the club has undertaken training for such a young group. In addition to lectures and pool training four sea training snorkels have taken place. Judging the success of this venture to date the club advise that it may become an annual event. Bray Library Opening hours for Bray Library, Eglinton Road, Bray, are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Enquiries and renewals: 01-286 2600 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Bray Library hosts two Book Clubs: The Family Book Club ages eight – 12 and parents, meets on a Saturday at 2.45 p.m.; The Adult Book Club meets on a Wednesday at 11 a.m. Please ask the library staff for the next meeting date of each of these groups. Borrowers are reminded that books can be renewed by phone.
Normal branch opening hours are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesdays. The library is closed on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. Borrowers are reminded that books can be renewed by phone.
The next event for members of the Bray Cualann Historical Society, the local history society for Bray and North Wicklow, is this Saturday’s 2.30 p.m. lecture by Bill Fulton on ‘The Royal Newfoundland Regiment’ to the Western Front Association (Dublin Branch) in the Museum of Decorative Arts and History Lecture Theatre, Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7.All welcome –€3 donation appreciated.