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Sunday, 16th June 2019


Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of baby Méabh O’Connor.  We remember Méabh’s family in our prayers.


Calling Past Pupils of Whitecross School!

Whitecross school is looking for a past pupil with IT experience to reach out to other past pupils for a particular project.

Any interested parties should contact the Chairperson at for further information.


Safeguarding Children in the Diocese of Meath

As a constituent member of the Catholic Church in Ireland, we recognise and uphold the dignity and rights of all children, we are committed to ensuring their safety and well-being, and we will work in partnership with parents/guardians do do this.

We recognise each child as a gift from God, and we value and encourage the participation of children in all activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional, intellectual and social development.

All Church personnel (including clergy, religious, staff, volunteers and any other Church personnel) have a responsibility to safeguard children through promoting their welfare, health and development in a safe and caring environment that supports their best interests and prevents abuse.


Please see Noticeboards for more information regarding Safeguarding Children in the Diocese of Meath.


Supporting the Parish

Total Offertory:  €   805.00

Weekly Envelopes :    Stamullen €   315.00

Julianstown: €   280.00


Ceremonies in the Parish:  Weddings  

We would like to congratulate Sarah Stone & Thomas Smith who were married in Stamullen this week.  We wish them both every blessing for the future.


Stamullen Cemetery

Mass in Stamullen Cemetery will take place on Friday, 21st June at 7:30 pm.

The Cemetery Committee would like to invite all attending the Mass to join them in the Parish Centre, Stamullen for a cup of tea and a chat afterwards.


Moorechurch Cemetery

Cemetery Sunday in Moorechurch Cemetery will take place on Sunday, 7th July at 11:30 am.


Kilsharvan Cemetery

Blessing of Graves in Kilsharvan Cemetery will take place on Tuesday, 9th July at 7:30 pm.


  • Please alert those outside the parish to these dates.


Do This in Memory (DTIM)

The final Mass will take place next Sunday, 23rd June, the Feast of Corpus Christi: St. Patrick’s NS will join the congregation at 10 am in St. Patrick’s church, Stamullen and Whitecross NS will join the congregation at 11:30 am Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown.


Children and their families are invited to meet at St. Patrick’s NS at 9:30 am to process to 10 am Mass (9:45 am in the Parish Centre if it is raining) and families from Julianstown can meet at Whitecross School at 11 am to process to 11:30 am Mass.


All young parishioners who received their first Holy Communion this year are welcome.

Adoration – Summer times

  • Adoration of the most Blessed Sacramentin Stamullen has finished for the summer and will resume in September.
  • Adoration continues in Julianstown on Wednesdays from 9 am and after 10 am Mass.  (Contact Josephine if you wish to add your name to the list).


Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

Bishop Deenihan will lead the 2019 Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes which takes place from 9th to 14th September 2019.

Bookings can be made with Pilgrimage Abroad Ltd, Lower Baggot St, Dublin 2. Tel 01-6359300. email: (See Noticeboards for more info).


Meath Lourdes Hospitality Group

If parishioners know any Hospital pilgrims who would like to travel with the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes, from 9th to 14th September, and need some help with the fare, please contact Lily on 087-6978783.


Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock:  11th August

Led by Bishop Tom Deenihan with the Meath Diocesan Choir. Confession from 11 am to 5 pm.  Anointing of the Sick at 2:30 pm.  Pilgrimage Mass at 3 pm followed by Benediction, Rosary, Procession to the Shrine and Blessing of Religious objects.  For further details contact For details of supports for elderly and invalids phone:  094-9388100.


Lough Derg – Three Day Pilgrimage

1st to 3rd July.  Bus leaving Park Hotel, Mullingar at 8.30 am on 1st July.  Contact 044-9374818.


Stamullen Road Club

Fixtures: Sunday. Meath Grand Prix at 1pm with the Sign-On at Simonstown GAA Club. Also, Noel Teggart Memorial at Banbridge, start 12 pm

Tuesday: Mondello Series, Round (7), starting at 19:30.

Wednesday, Ards Town Centre racing, Start 19:00 pm

Thursday: Louth & Leinster Time Trial, promoted White River Whlrs. Start 19:00 pm at Dorian’s Bar.


St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News

  1. ‘A’League Div. 2 takes place on Sunday 16th June at 2pm at Pilltown GAA Grounds. St. Colmcille’s v St. Patrick’s.
  2. Under 14 Boys Div.2 League Final takesplace on Wednesday, 19th June at Dunganny Pitch No. 2 at 7.45pm.  St. Patrick’s v St. Peter’s, Dunboyne.
  3. ‘B’ League Div. 2 takesplace on Friday, 21st June at 7.45pm in Dunshaughlin.  Dunshaughin v St Patrick’s.
  4. Under 16 Girls InterCounty Challenge takesplace at GAA Grounds Stamullen on Thursday, 20th June at 7pm. Meath v Louth.


St.  Patrick’s Club – Lotto

Drawn on 11/06/2019.  Numbers drawn:1,11,18,30. No Winner. Weekly Winners:Aisling Scott, Johnny Smith, Eamonn McGowan, Mary Hoey, Pat McCormac.   Next Week’s Jackpot: €4,600.


Mater Dei Research

Researchers at the Mater Dei Centre for Catholic Education (MDCCE) at Dublin City University are embarking on an exciting three-year project which will aim to explore the nature, scope and potential of religious education and faith development for adults in Ireland.  The researchers are inviting all adults in Ireland to complete an online survey that will help them understand what Irish adults think and feel about religious education and how we might best develop this in the future.  The survey can be accessed at until 30th June.  For more, contact



Aware, an organisation providing support, education and information services for people impacted by depression, bipolar disorder and related mood conditions, is seeking new volunteers. Aware relies on the passion and dedication of its volunteers to ensure that the organisation can continue to provide free support services nationwide, essential services that have a profound impact on individuals and families throughout Ireland.

Aware is currently recruiting volunteers across three services – Support Line, Support Mail and Life Skills Online. No prior qualifications or experience is required, as comprehensive training as well as ongoing support and education is provided by the organisation.

For more information on each opportunity, please see here: or phone Emma on 01-2374926.


Anam Cara

Anam Cara North Dublin, the organisation that supports bereaved parents, is holding a Parent Evening for bereaved parents on Wednesday 19th June at 7:20pm in the Carnegie Court Hotel, Swords, Co. Dublin.

This event is free and open to all bereaved parents regardless of the age your child died, the circumstances of their death, or whether their death was recent or not. Please note there will be no events in July or August, please contact us on or 085 2888 888 for any queries.


St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen


Saturday, 15th     6:00 pm Robert Dunphy (15 Ann)

Michael Clarke

 and his parents Michael & Ellen Clarke

Seamus (James) Reilly

(Relics of St. Oliver will be present at 6pm Mass)

Sunday, 16th        10:00 am Bridget Smith (MM)

Tuesday – No Mass today –

Thursday – No Mass today –

Saturday, 22nd  6:00 pm Paddy Whyte

Parents and Relatives of Gerry & Rita Scully

Sunday, 23rd     10:00 am D.T.I.M. (Children from St. Patrick’s NS will attend)

Iris & Edward Connolly and Ann Merlehan

St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown


Saturday, 15th       7:00 pm People of the Parish

Sunday, 16th         11:30 am Veronica Lenehan

Moira (22 Ann) & Baby Daragh O’Kelly

and Seamus & Winifred McKiernan

Wednesday – No Mass today –

Friday 11:00 am Graduation Mass for Whitecross NS

Parishioners are invited to attend

Saturday, 22nd      7:00 pm Luke McGuirk (MM)

Dora, Peg and Jack Devin

(Relics of St. Oliver will be present at 7pm Mass)

Sunday, 23rd    11:30 am D.T.I.M. (Children from Whitecross NS will attend)

Pat & Patsy McCullough

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