Sunday, 17th June 2018
R. I. P.
Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Margaret (Peggy) Nealon, Gormanston, whose funeral took place during the week. We remember the bereaved in our prayers.
The Parish Office will be closed on Thursday, 21st and Friday 22nd June. The Newsletter will be printed on Wednesday, 20th. If you wish to have Mass Intentions or notices included please contact the Office on Monday or Tuesday.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 780.00
Envelopes: Stamullen € 455.00
Julianstown € 285.00
Mass and Blessing of Graves
- The Annual Mass and Blessing of Graves in Moorechurch Cemetery will take place on Sunday, 1stJuly at 11:30 am.
- Mass and Blessing of Graves in Stamullen Cemetery will take place on Friday, 29thJune at 7:30 pm.
- Blessing of Graves in Kilsharvan Cemetery will take place on Friday, 13thJuly at 7:30 pm.
- Please alert those outside the parish to these dates.
Relics of St. Oliver
Relics of St. Oliver will be present at 6pm Mass this Saturday in Stamullen and at 7 pm in Julianstown next Saturday, 23rd June.
National Collection this weekend
WMOF 2018 involves the participation of all 26 dioceses on the island and it will mark a very important milestone for Catholicism in Ireland. While appreciating the financial demands currently facing families, bishops ask the faithful to contribute generously to the fourth national collection at Masses this weekend, 16th & 17th June in support of WMOF2018.
Open invitation to Families
An open invitation is being extended to families around our parish to visit the Icon of the Holy Family in Navan from Tuesday, 26th June to Friday 29th June and in Mullingar from Friday, 29th June to Monday, 2nd July.
Details of the different ceremonies in Navan and Mullingar during these days will be published in next week’s bulletin.
Petition sheets will be made available for families and individuals in every parish so that they can write a prayer request for their family and leave their petition close to the Icon.
977 pilgrims have registered from around the diocese of Meath for the Congress of Families in the RDS, the Festival of Families in Croke Park and the Mass in the Phoenix Park. Registration via www.worldmeeting2018.ie The Icon of the Holy Family will be hosted by St. Mary’s Parish, Navan from Tuesday, 26th to Thursday, 29th June and Cathedral of Christ the King, Mullingar will host the Icon from Thursday, 29th June to Sunday, 1st July.
The Final Mass for WMOF2018 will be a free ticketed event. Every adult and child in attendance will require a ticket to access the venue.
At the moment the tickets for the Final Mass in the Phoenix Park are not directly available on general release until consultations are completed with the relevant statutory agencies on capacity, transport, security, safety and other issues.
When these tickets become available they will be free. Further details will be released in the coming weeks.
At their recent Conference in Maynooth, Bishops expressed their deep gratitude to parishioners, priests and religious across the country for their continued support for Trócaire, the overseas development agency of the Bishops’ Conference. Last year saw €29.1m donated to Trócaire by the Irish public. These donations enabled Trócaire to bring support and relief to 2.8 million people throughout the developing world. This expression of faith and solidary continues to change the lives of some of the poorest and most vulnerable people in the world.
If you would like to spend some time in quiet prayer with the Lord, please join us for one hour, in Julianstown from 9 am and after 10 am Mass on Wednesday
Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes
Led by Bishop Michael Smith, the annual Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from 12th -17th September.
Package includes: Direct flight from Dublin to Tarbes-Lourdes Airport and return, return airport transfers with guide assistance, 5 nights hotel accommodation with Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, Full programme of religious ceremonies and special masses, Guided tours and social evenings, Full assistance of Joe Walsh Tours guides and representatives. For information, please contact Pilgrimages Abroad on 01-6359300 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meath Lourdes Hospitality Group
If parishioners know any Hospital pilgrims who would like to travel to Lourdes and need some help with the fare, please contact Lily on 087-6978783.
Stamullen Tidy Towns
Clean up continues every Saturday morning. Why not join us and help us improve our village … we meet every Saturday at Stamullen Church at 11 am.
Free five week basic Laptop Classes commencing in St. Colmcille’ s GAA Centre, Bettystown on 20th June from 10 am to 12 pm. If you would like to book a place please phone Angela on 046 9280790.
Join us for a cuppa and chat every Monday morning in the Parish Centre, Stamullen from 11 am to 1 pm.
Julianstown Drama Group
Calling all old and potential new members of Julianstown Drama Group. A production of “The Battle of Julianstown 1641” will take place in September 2018. Anyone interested intaking part, acting or back stage, is invited to attend a meeting in the Julianstown Community Centre at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, 19th June.
St. Patrick’s Club – Lotto
Drawn on 12/06/2018. No Winner. Numbers drawn: 1, 16, 21, 25. Weekly Winners: Neil Wilders, Brian Kavanagh, Tom Kiely, Martin Arnold, Mary Farrell. Next week’s Jackpot: €8,100.
Stamullen Road Club
Stamullen Art Group Exhibition
Stamullen Art Group will host an exhibition of paintings in Skerries Mills will finish this Sunday, 17th June at 5:30 pm. Admission Free.
St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News
- Junior Hurling Championship on Sunday,17th June at 11.30am in Kilberry. St Patrick’s v Moylagh/Kilskyre.
- Div. 1 ‘A ‘ League on Tuesday, 19thJune at 8pm in Kells Town Pitch. Gaeil Colmcille v St Patrick’s.
- Social Dancing returns to St.Patrick’s GAA Centre on Friday, 29th June at 9pm. Music on the night Brian Mc Dermott. Adm €10 to include light refreshments.
- Date for the Diary: St Patricks GAAwill host the Féile (Under 14) Boys & Girls Football over the weekend of the 29th June to 1st July at the GAA Grounds. More details next week.
IMNDA Fund Raiser
Please Support Drink Tea for IMNDA (Irish Motor Neurone Disease Assoc).
Pop into the Westcourt Hotel, Drogheda from 10 am to 2 pm on Thursday, 21st June and join us for cup of tea. All welcome.
Knit ‘n’ Knatter at Sunflower Cafe, Riverside, Mornington
Come along and join us every Friday morning from 10 am to 12 pm for a morning of knitting or crocheting in the newly opened Sunflower Cafe at Riverside Home & Gift Shop, Mornington. Admission is free and is open to all ages and levels. (Please note this is not a class but members are willing to offer advice. Contact Eileen 086-7347789 for enquiries).
St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen
Saturday, 16th 6:00 pm Paddy Byrne (24 Ann)
and his parents Michael & Ellen Clarke
Moira (21 Ann) and baby Daragh O’Kelly and Seamus and Winifred McKiernan
Sunday, 17th 10:00 am People of the Parish
Tuesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions
Thursday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions
Saturday, 23rd 6:00 pm Paddy Whyte
Sunday, 24th 10:00 am Iris Connolly, deceased members of the
Connolly family and Ann Merlehan
Parents and relatives of Gerry & Rita Scully
St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown
Saturday, 16th 7:00 pm Alice & James Lynham and Thomas Fitzpatrick
Sunday, 17th 11:30 am Veronica Lenehan
Wednesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions
Friday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions
Saturday, 23rd 7:00 pm Dora, Peg & Jack Devin
Sunday, 24th 11:30 am