Notices

Tenth World Meeting of Families

X WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES

HOMILY OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

Saint Peter’s Square
Saturday, 25 June 2022

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In this Tenth World Meeting of Families, it is now the time for thanksgiving. Today we bring before God with gratitude – as if in a great offertory procession – all the fruits that the…


Diocese of Meath – Synthesis of Synod Submissions

All the information from the questionnaires filled in by you and people around the diocese for the synod have been collated. The synthesis is now available on the synod page of www.dioceseofmeath.ie or click here to read.

A sub-committee of the National Steering Committee will now work on all the syntheses received from the…


Pope Francis’ Prayer intention for June: For Families

We pray for Christian families around the world; may they embody and experience unconditional love and advance in holiness
in their daily lives.

Script from Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network video for June 2022:
“The family is the place where we learn to live with one another, to live with young people and with…


Cemetery Sunday Devotions at 3 p.m. on Sunday 31st July

Cemetery Sunday Devotions in the Relic at 3 p.m. on Sunday 31st. July. Please let all your family know the date and time well in advance so that they can put in their calendar. We always have it the last Sunday in July to be close to the Feast of St. James our Patron Saint.…


The Vocation of a grandparent in our parish today!

“Even grandparents and the elderly are part of our families,”   “Today a prevailing throwaway culture tends to consider the elderly unimportant and even insignificant for society. Old age, on the other hand, is a further time to respond to God’s call. It is certainly a new, different and in some respects even more adult and…


DIFFERENT WAYS OF PRAYING WITH SCRIPTURE

There are different ways of praying with God’s Word. The site below has a good YouTube video of how to pray with God’s Word using your own imagination. It is called Contemplation. It only lasts about 3 minutes. You might find it helpful – click here to view video.

The next video…


World Day of Prayer for VOCATIONS SUNDAY, May 8, 2022 (also known as “Good Shepherd Sunday.”)

Today we celebrate World Day of Prayer for Vocations. In his message Pope Francis reminds us “Every vocation is a summons not to stand on the shore, nets in hand, but to follow Jesus on the path he has marked out for us, for our own happiness and for the good of those around us.”


Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 12-17th of September

Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 12-17th of September led by Bishop Deenihan. 5 nights full board, Gov.Tax, shrine tax, and travel insurance included from €759. The pilgrimage this year will be for Hotel Pilgrims only. Booking forms available from: Joe Walsh Tours, 69 O’Connell St, Dublin 1 Tel: 01-2410800. or info@joewalshtours.ie


THE WAY OF THE CROSS LED BY HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

GOOD FRIDAY
THE PASSION OF THE LORD

Click below to see Vatican document:

THE WAY OF THE CROSS LED BY HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS
COLOSSEUM
ROME, 15 APRIL 2022

MEDITATIONS AND PRAYERS

prepared by

I a young married couple
II a missionary family
III an elderly…


HOLY WEEK CEREMONIES 2022

HOLY WEEK
THE CELEBRATION OF GOD’S LOVE AND MERCY
Click here to see schedule – Holy Week Ceremonies 2022