Sunday, 19th November 2017
R. I. P.
Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Pat Beakey, Cooperhill, whose funeral took place in Drogheda during the week and Tony McCullen whose funeral took place in Julianstown this weekend. We remember the bereaved in our prayers.
Newsletter & Parish Office
Please note next weekend’s Newsletter will cover two weeks: 26th November and 3rd December. If you wish to book Masses for these weeks which you would like to have included in the Newsletter please contact the parish office during this week.
The parish office will be closed for the week beginning Monday, 27th November.
First Communion Preparation
Do This In Memory (DTIM) Enrollment Masses will take place at 7 pm in St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown next Saturday 25th November (Whitecross School) and on Saturday, 2nd December (St. Patrick’s School).
We ask you to pray for all our young parishioners as they prepare for these important steps in their faith journey.
CHY Certificates – Charity Relief for the Parish
Thanks to all who have returned their CHY Forms recently. Please leave completed Forms in the Boxes provided in both churches (during Mass times only please).
We thank all parishioners for their continued support which is very much appreciated.
List of the Dead
List of the Dead envelopes (with sheets included inside) are available beside the newsletters and from the Parish Office. They are also available in the yearly box of envelopes.
Please be sure to submit your list before the end of November. You can leave envelopes in the box provided in both churches during Mass times only please, or drop into the Parish Office.
Fund Raising Committee – Bingo Night
The next Bingo Night takes place in the City North Hotel on Wednesday, 6th December. Looking forward to seeing you there.
Christmas Mass Cards
Christmas Day Mass cards are available to purchase from the Sacristy and parish office. The cards are €2.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 705.00
Envelopes: Stamullen € 295.00
Julianstown € 210.00
Vocation Retreat Dayfor Young Adults
A retreat day for young adults (18-40) will take place in Dalgan Park, Navan on Saturday, 2nd December from 9:30 am – 5pm. The day will revolve around conversation and reflection on the Priesthood, Married Life, Religious Life and Single Life and include Prayer of the Church, Eucharistic Adoration, discernment talks, testimonies, an opportunity for confession and the celebration of Mass. If you are interested in attending please contact ont: Fr. Joe Campbell (0866036506), John Howard (0872478519), Sr. Una Kearney (0906481666) or e mail firstname.lastname@example.org. A donation will cover the cost of lunch and tea-breaks.
World Meeting of Families 2018
1400 volunteers have now registered with WMOF2018! Thousands more volunteers are needed. Why not consider joining us as a volunteer if you have not already done so? You can volunteer as an individual or as a group. The benefits of volunteering as a group include: sharing the volunteering experience with your friends/colleagues, being in the same venue and at the same times, the possibility of travelling together, etc. In this way, the volunteering experience of World Meeting of Families 2018, lives on well after the event is over.
To volunteer as a group, all you need to do is choose a group name and your group leader’s name; and enter this on your online application. Everyone within that group needs to enter the same group name when they are filling in their Volunteer Online application form.
Rosary on the Coasts for Life and Faith
Join us on Sunday, 26th November at 2:30 pm (Feast of Christ the King) at Delvin Bridge Beach, Gormanston or Seafield Beach (at the Pitch & Putt Course, Juliantown) for Rosary for Life and Faith. We would welcome helpers/stewards on the day. If you would like to help please contact Margeurite on 087-1273354 or 041-9828206. Visit our website www.coastalrosaryireland.ie
Vincent dePaul Annual Collection
The Annual St. Vincent DePaul collection will take place on the weekend of Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd December.
St. Vincent De Paul – Giving Trees
We are planning to have the Giving Trees in both churches this Christmas again. (If anyone is upgrading their Christmas Tree and has a large tree in good condition which they would like to donate to Stamullen Church please contact the Parish Office).
- Adoration takes place in Stamullen every Thursdayfollowing 10am Mass and in Julianstown from 9 am and after 10 am Mass every Wednesday.If you would like to spend an hour with Jesus please contact Josephine (086-8148722) or Teresa (087-6757581). All very welcome.
Paul Barfett will hold a Healing Service in St. Patrick’s Parish Centre on Saturday, 25th November from 7pm. All those seeking any element of healing whether physical, emotional, mental or spiritual are welcome to come and receive from Jesus Christ who paid the price for our healing on the cross. Paul will first reveal the word of God concerning healing then pray for individuals’ healing.
Julianstown Community Centre Christmas Fair
Julianstown CC is hosting a Christmas Fair on Sunday, 19th November in the Community Centre from 12:30 pm.
Stamullen Road Club
We send our congratulations to club member Helen White who finished a magnificent 3rd in the Ulster Cycle Cross event in Larne, Co. Antrim last weekend. We also want to say, continued progress wished for our injured cyclists, Gary Gorman, Mick Nulty and Craig Sweetman. It’s been a very tough time for these riders and not forgetting Colin Robinson who has made it back to the training stage.
We look forward to seeing all of our loyal supporters at our Christmas Poker Classic on Friday 1st December in Whyte’s and will also welcome all support for our major findraiser, Monster Bumper Christmas Draw on Friday night 22nd December. After the draw we will be holding the annual Auction in support of Parish Funds. If anyone wishes to donate anything (new) for this fundraiser, please make contact with any club member or Brendan Battersby in Whytes Bar/Restaurant. Full details in next week’s Newsletter.
St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News
- Under 15 League Final Div. 2 on Sunday next the 26thNovember at 11am in Dunganny. St. Patrick’s v Summerhill.
- Social Dancing returns to St. Patrick’s GAA Centre on Friday, 24thNovember at 9pm. Music on the night by Unity. Adm €10 euro to include light refreshments. Last dance of 2017…..
St. Patrick’s Club – Lotto
Drawn on 14/11/2017. Numbers Drawn:7,19,21,26. No Winner. Weekly Winners: Robbie & Keeley, Heather, Daniel O’Neill, Brian Arnold, Thomas Smith. Next week’s Jackpot: €,5300.
If you are interested in taking part in a free CPR Course in Mornington on 30th November please contact Jim from East Meath First Responders on 083-8302414.
Ardee-Collon Parish Christmas Concert
Ardee-Collon Parish presents Mary Duff Christmas Concert with special guests Matt Leavy and Ruth Kelly Brady in the Church of the Nativity of Our Lady, Ardee on Thursday 21st December at 8 pm. Admission €20. Tickets are available in the Ardee Parish Office, Monday – Friday 10 am-4 pm (041-6850920)
Navan Theatre Group
Navan Theatre Group presents Stags and Hens by Willy Russell, directed by Des Lynch. A night of hilarious comedy is guaranteed in Solstice Arts Centre, Navan. From 22nd to 25th November at 8pm. Tickets available directly from Solstice €15 on opening night and all other nights €18. Group rates available.
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St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen
Saturday, 18th 6:00 pm Annual Parish Remembrance Mass
Bernadette Jackson MM
Sunday, 19th 10:00 am Edward Clarkin
Tuesday 10:00 am Celebrants Intentions
Thursday 10:00 am Joe Lennon
Saturday, 25th 6:00 pm Mary McCourt (1 Ann)
Sunday, 26th 10:00 am Josie & Ciaran Cooke and Sean Caffrey
James & Kathleen Dunne, Stamullen Road,
Ann Byrne, Terenure and James Tierney,
St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown
Saturday, 18th 7:00 pm Jim Boylan (2 Ann)
Sunday, 19th 11:30 am Angela Hughes, Mosney Road (11 Ann)
Wednesday 10:00 am Celebrants Intentions
Friday 10:00 am Celebrants Intentions
Saturday, 25th 7:00 pm
Sunday, 26th 11:30 am Pam McGuinness (2 Ann)