Newsletter Sunday 28th February 2016
Ceremonies in the Parish: Baptisms
This weekend we welcome in baptism: Rose O’Sullivan. May this newly baptised child always know and love Jesus as her friend. We welcome Rose into the Parish Community and ask parishioners to pray for her and her family.
Do This In Memory (DTIM)
Children from Second Class in St. Patrick’s NS will join the congregation on Saturday, 5th March for their second DTIM Mass in preparation for First Communion in May.
Children from the parish preparing for First Communion in schools outside the parish are welcome to come along. If parents of these children would like to take an active part in these Masses please contact the parish office.
First Friday Calls & Calls to Hospitals
Please contact the parish office if you wish to include a parishioner on the list of First Friday Calls, or if you know of any parishioner in hospital who would welcome a visit from Fr. Declan.
Trocaire Boxes are now available beside the Newsletters in both churches and from the parish office. We apologise for the delay in distributing same which was due to an error at Trocaire head office.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 825.00
Envelopes Stamullen € 350.00
Envelopes Julianstown € 360.00
Adoration continues in Stamullen on Thursdays after 10 am Mass and in Julianstown on Wednesdays from 9 am. Join us and spend some time in silent prayer before the Lord.
The Alpha Course is proving a great success. Why not come along and join us in Whyte’s, Stamullen from 7:30 pm. We would love to see you and you will be most welcome. If you have any questions or queries you can contact Colin on 0879484216.
True Light Prayer Group
We meet every Tuesday night in the Parish Centre, Stamullen from 8 to 9.30 pm. Come and join us for praise, worship and scripture reading. All are very welcome.
St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News
- ACFL ‘A‘ League Div. 1 on Friday, 4thMarch at the GAA Grounds, Stamullen at 8pm. St. Patrick’s v St. Peter’s, Dunboyne.
- Membership of St. Patrick’s GAA Club is now available for 2016. Membership Forms are available at the Club reception.
Stamullen Road Club
Events: Saturday, 9th April – Pat Howard memorial Cup and Sunday, 10th April – Stamullen GP Cycle Races.
St. Patrick’s Club – Lotto
Drawn on 23/02/2016. No Winner: Numbers Drawn:2,12,17,23. Next Crossbar draw: March 29th – €850. Weekly Winners: Kevin Byrne, Jim McCullen, Shane Guildea, Noeleen Lynch, Adam & Shane Byrne . Next Weeks Jackpot: €4,900.
Gormanston Beach Clean-up
Gormanston Community Beach Clean-up for the ‘Off-Season’, is on the 1st Saturday of the Month only, up to April 2016 inclusive.
Please support your next monthly clean-up at 10 am on Saturday, 5th March at Delvin River Viaduct. All equipment supplied in co-operation with Meath Co Co.
Blood Donor Clinic
The opportunity to give blood will arise at Duleek Boys NS on Tuesday, 8th March from 5-8 pm.
Please remember many patients in hospitals need our blood and this need never ceases.
Stamullen Bowls Club
Stamullen Bowls Club continues every Tuesday and Thursday from 8-10 pm in St. Patrick’s GAA centre, Cock Hill Road. Why not come along and join us for a great night of sport in the company of good people For more information contact Rosie at 01-8412086.
Stamullen Tidy Towns
Join us on a Saturday morning from 11 to 12 (we meet at the Church). All help, would be much appreciated.
Julianstown Tidy Towns
If you can lend a hand getting the community garden in shape on Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday we meet from 10:30 for an hour, followed by a Cuppa….
Young at Heart – Fund Raising Bingo
Join us every Thursday night from 8 pm in Whyte’s of Stamullen for fun Bingo night with a great atmosphere. All very welcome
Gormanston College Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea in Gormanston Castle – Saturday 12th March. Hosted by Franciscan College Gormanston Parents Association, to raise funds for much needed school equipment and the Irish Cancer Society.
Experience Afternoon Tea inside Historic Gormanston Castle, with a harp and flute reception, together with a short ground floor tour and learn of the castle’s past. Visitors will welcome the opening of the castle’s doors for this exclusive event. We will have three sittings starting at 11:15 am. Entry is by advance purchase ticket: €25 per person with places limited. Contact 0851730746 for details and to book.