Second Sunday of Advent 5th December 2021
Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Eamonn Collins, Legganhall and Mary Fay whose funerals took place in the during the week.
Please remember all bereaved in our prayers.
First Friday Calls
If you know anyone who is housebound and would appreciate receiving the sacraments, please contact the parish office or Fr. Brendan.
First Friday Masses
Mass will take place at 10 am in St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown and at 7:30 pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen every First Friday.
A limited number of Christmas Day Cards are available from both sacristies and the parish office.
The intentions of those to whom the cards are sent will be remembered at all Masses in the parish on Christmas Day.
Christmas Mass Bouquets are also available.
We are expecting a delivery of more cards during the week, and they will be available from next weekend.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 615.00
Envelopes: Stamullen € 305.00
Julianstown € 250.00
Thank you for your continued support which is very much appreciated.
Parish Celebration of Confirmation & First Communion 2022
All Confirmation and First Holy Communication preparations have been postponed for the moment due to increasing Covid numbers and NPHET guidelines advising that children should not gather in large groups for the next few weeks.
We will review in the new year to see what is realistically possible.
We would ask you to keep an eye on the parish bulletin or communications from the school.
Registration Forms for Confirmation and First Holy Communion will be available soon.
Dates for First Holy Communion Ceremonies will be advised at a later date.
Confirmation 2021 – extra Ceremony
Bishop Tom has contacted us to advise that the planned extra Confirmation Ceremony cannot now go ahead due to updated Government guidelines.
We are disappointed for the Children who have been waiting patiently, but we have to adhere to Guidelines and advice when it is given.
St. Paul’s Missals 2022
St. Paul’s Missals will be available shortly.
A complimentary copy of the Missal will be given to all Ministers of the Word.
St. Patricks GFHC Lotto
Jackpot: €10,000. Drawn on: 30th November. Numbers Drawn: 11,12,17,25. No Jackpot Winner: Match 3 winners: Paul O’Rourke, Mairead Boshell. Next Week’s Jackpot: €6,000.
Stamullen Tidy Towns
Stamullen Tidy Towns, in conjunction with Whyte’s Bar and Restaurant, is organising our usual Christmas event for this Sunday, 5th December at 5 pm.
Our new crib and the Christmas tree will be blessed. The lights have been repaired and serviced and we will switch these on after the blessing.
Santa will of course make an appearance. We would ask everyone to adhere to public health guidelines and observe any instructions from members of the committee.
If anyone can help with this, please contact any member of the Tidy Towns.
Safeguarding children in our Parish
Our Parish Safeguarding representatives are Stephen Leonard and Carol McKiernan.
If you have a child safeguarding concern, please do not hesitate to contact Stephen or Carol through the Parish Office.
Ochrona dzieci w naszej parafii
Naszymi przedstawicielami Parafii Ochrony są Stephen Leonard i Carol McKiernan.
Jeśli masz obawy związane z ochroną dziecka, nie wahaj się skontaktować ze Stephenem lub Carol za pośrednictwem biura parafialnego.
Protéger les enfants de notre paroisse
Nos représentants de la sauvegarde paroissiale sont Stephen Leonard et Carol McKiernan.
Si vous avez un problème de protection de l’enfance, n’hésitez pas à contacter Stephen ou Carol via le bureau de la paroisse.
Saturday, 4th December
St. Patrick’s 6:00 pm AV. Eithne McCourt
- Alfie Cooney
St. Mary’s 7:00 pm AV. Brendan & Margaret Fagan
- Christy & Peggy McEnteggart
Sunday, 5th December
St. Patrick’s 10:00 am AV. Jack & Joan McDermott
- Josephine & Ciaran Cooke and John Caffrey
- Jimmy & Kitty Dunne
St. Mary’s 11:30 am People of the Parish
Tuesday St. Patrick’s: 10:00 am RD. Special Intention
Wednesday St. Mary’s: 10:00 am Feast of the Immaculate Conception
- Michael O’Rourke
St. Patrick’s: 7:30 pm Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Thursday St. Patrick’s: 10:00 am RD. June Walsh
Friday St. Mary’s 10:00 am
St. Patrick’s 6:00 pm AV. Madeleine Whyte
- Patrick Gilligan
St. Mary’s 7:00 pm AV. Gerry & Bridie Draper
- George, Kathleen & Eugene Roche
St. Patrick’s 10:00 am AV. Elizabeth, Bernard & Richard Mullen
- Mary & George Cooke
St. Mary’s 11:30 am AV. Margaret McHugh