Archive for June 2010

Pastor's Desk: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted 26th June 2010 in Pastor's Desk

This week’s article comes from Fr. Tom Cahill, writing for Intercom magazine.
Testy Times
It used to be the terrible teens. Now it’s the terrible tots. Crèches in Britain are suspending up to fourteen young children a day, aged five and younger, for physical assault. Incidents where testy tots use violence against classmates and teachers rose six [...]

Church Notices: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted 26th June 2010 in Announcements

On Tuesday next - 29th June, the Feast of Sts. Peter & Paul we celebrate the 31st anniversary of the death of our first Parish Priest, Fr. Joe Collins with a Remembrance Mass at 10.00am. All are invited to attend.
Next Sunday, the annual PETER’S PENCE Collection will be taken up at all the Masses instead [...]

Pastor's Desk: 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted 19th June 2010 in Pastor's Desk

Welcome everyone to our Eucharist this Sunday and a special welcome to anyone who is visiting the parish on holidays. Our Gospel today tells us much about who Jesus really is. The first thing to notice is that we hear Jesus was praying alone in the presence of his disciples. References to Jesus praying appear [...]

Parish Pastoral Council: June 2010

Posted 18th June 2010 in Parish Pastoral Council

The Parish Pastoral Council held their 6th meeting of the year on Thursday 17th June 2010.

Pastor's Desk: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted 12th June 2010 in Pastor's Desk

‘LEARN TO WRITE YOUR HURTS IN THE SAND AND TO CARVE YOUR BLESSINGS IN THE STONE’
Two friends were walking through the desert, when at some point they had an argument and one friend insulted the other. The one who was insulted said nothing to the other, but wrote in the sand: TODAY MY BEST [...]