Sunday, 15th May 2016
- R.I. P.
Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of John Mooney whose funeral took place during the week. We remember the bereaved in our prayers.
First Holy Communion
Sincere thanks to all who helped with preparations for the First Communion ceremony in Julianstown this weekend.
We ask parishioners to pray for these children, and all the children from the parish, who are preparing to take their First Communion this year.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 865.00
Envelopes Stamullen € 280.00
Envelopes Julianstown € 425.00
Our next Bingo night on Wednesday, 25th May at 8 pm in the City North Hotel. Looking forward to seeing you all there ……
Mass and Blessing of Graves
The Annual cemetery Mass will take place in Stamullen Cemetery on Friday, 24th June. More details to follow later.
Mass and Blessing of Graves in Moorechurch Cemetery will take place on Sunday, 3rd July at 11:30 am.
Please alert those outside the parish to these dates.
Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes
Led by Bishop Michael, the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from 12th-17th September. Cost, which includes Return flights, 5 nights full board, gov. Taxes and Travel Insurance is from €719. Contact Pilgrimages Abroad on 01-6359300.
To book on the Hospital Pilgrim Section please contact Lily Brangan on 087-6978783.
If parishioners know of anyone who would benefit from a trip to Our Lady’s Shrine but who might find the cost difficult at this time, please contact Lily on the above number.
Prayers will be offered at Bellewstown Grotto on Thursday, 19th May at 5 pm. All welcome.
Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Rome
Led by Most Rev. Michael Smith the Pilgrimage includes Papal audience or Angelus with Pope Francis in St. Peter’s Square and a wide range of trips, (please see notice board for more details of this wonderful Pilgrimage). Reservations Mullingar Travel on 044-9340587 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth
We have had correspondence from the Pontifical University, St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth regarding Diploma, Higher Diploma, Master’s Degree programmes etc., in Maynooth. Closing dates for these courses is 20th May. If you are interested please contact the parish office for more detailed information or maynoothcollege.ie/pontifical-university/higher-diploma-in-theological-studies/.
St. Patrick’s Club – Lotto
Drawn on 10/05/2016. No winner. Numbers drawn:6,9,18,26. Weekly winners: M & E McLoughlin, Ethan & Harry, Angela Sheridan, Fiona Rowe, Graham Bolger. Next Crossbar draw: May 31st: €950. Next Draw: €6,000.
Knights of St Colmbanus: St Oliver’s Walk
The Annual Knights of St Columbanus St Oliver’s Walk, visiting seven beautiful churches in Drogheda, will be held on both Friday 27th & Saturday 28th May. The Camino style walk starts from Our Lady of Lourdes Church and follows a 3.2km route finishing at St. Peter’s Church where the National Shrine of St Oliver Plunkett is located. Walkers can complete the walk at their own pace or even over the two days and they will get their Camino style passport stamped at each church. Full details on www.stoliverswalk.com.
St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News
- Senior Football Championship on Saturday, 14thMay at 7pm in Seneschalstown. St. Patrick’s v Duleek / Bellewstown
- ‘B’ League Div. 1. On Monday, 16thMay at GAA Grounds Stamullen at 7.45pm. St. Patrick’s v O’ Mahony’s
- ‘A’ League Div. 1 on Friday, 20thMay at GAA Grounds Stamullen at 7.45pm. St. Patrick’s v Duleek/Bellewstown.
Stamullen Road Club
Last Sunday in the Tour of the Mournes Senior A1 Race, Craig Sweetman finished in 5th place. In the Swords McNally CC Summer League, Arek Klus finished 2nd.
This week’s cycle race fixtures: Sunday: Shay Elliott Memorial at Bray and Saddlerock GP in Donegal.
Tuesday 17th May: Mondello Series, starting at 7pm.
Saturday 21st May: West Down GP.
Gay & Kay Howard wish to thank the entire Parish/Community along with St. Patrick’s GAA club for the wonderful Presentations given to them at the recent ‘Surprise’ night held in Whyte’s, Stamullen to mark the occasion of both being awarded Honorary Life Members of Cycling Ireland. Thanks also to Brendan Battersby (who’s brainchild this was) and his crew who put the night together and to everybody else who helped along the way.
This night was a total shock, (but in a nice way) and something we would never have expected in our lifetime. We just want to say that we are always happy to help if it is to the benefit of others and would do this without any expectation of recognition.
This was an unbelievable night for us and we just want to say ‘thanks’ to everybody involved and to large crowd who came along to celebrate the night in Whyte’s.
Star of the Sea AC
Star of the Sea A.C. are hosting their annual 5k Road Race on May 24th from 8-8.30 pm. Please note there will be some traffic disruption in Stamullen village, Gormanston Road and Cockhill Road as. There will be plenty of marshals on the route, we hope to keep disruption to a minimum and apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.
Irish Blood Transfusion Service
The opportunity to give blood will arise at Scoil Oilibhear Naofa, Bettystown on Thursday, 19th May from 5-8:30 pm. It is important that we all remember many patients in hospitals need our blood and this need never ceases. Thank you.
Motor Neurone Summer Gala
Motor Neurone Summer Gala Ball, the Millhouse Slane on Friday, 3rd June. Prosecco reception at 7.30pm followed by Dinner. MC on the night will be Ronan Collins of RTE. Music by Ronan and his band. Auction and Raffle with great prizes. Tickets €75. For booking call 086-3601338 or 0872248503.
Anam Cara is holding its monthly Parent Evening on Wednesday 18th May from 7:30 to 9 pm in Applewoods Communty Centre, Castleview Lawn/Bunbury Gate Road, Swords, Co. Dublin. Anam Cara Services are available free of charge to all bereaved parents. For further information please see our website at www.anamcara.ie email us at email@example.com or call 01 4045378.
Living with Arthritis or Fibromyalgia?
Then the Living well with Arthritis course is for you. 6 x weekly 2.5 hr sessions will take place in Trim Castle hotel from Monday, 9th to 27th June from 6:30-9 pm. Fee:€32 (€24 for medical card holders) e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01-6470206 for more details.
Live-in Homecare for the Elderly
Affordable Live-in Homecare provide live in carers for the elderly in your area. If you are looking for a live-in carer for your relative, please call Mary or Tom today on 087 9916791. Our website is www.alhomecare.ie.
Tesco Quite Time
Tesco are having a ‘Quiet Time’ when people with sensory needs can shop without the added stress of additional noise, lights and movements. This Quiet time should benefit those not just with Autism but also ADHD/Sensory/mental health difficulties,and those with hearing difficulties.
Friendly Quite Hours are on Thursdays from 6-8 pm in Tesco Balbriggan. Where their will be no music, no tannoy announcements and no rumbling. If this proves successful we hope that Tesco Ireland will continue with “Quiet time” for the foreseeable future.