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Sunday 1st October 2017

Sunday, 1st October 2017:  Mission Month of October 2017

Sunday marks the first day of the Mission Month of October.  World Missions Ireland is the Holy Father’s official charity for overseas mission and is responsible for coordinating Mission Sunday in Ireland. A calendar of events has been put in place by World Missions Ireland throughout the month of October, details of which can be found on their website (   The first event, the film screening, Thanks to Your Noble Shadow, is coming up on the 3rd October, please let Fiona at World Missions Ireland know if you wish to attend.  Tel: +353-1-497 2035 or email:


World Meeting of Families 2018

A leaflet outlining the Event Schedule is also available to view on the Notice board.


Supporting the Parish

Total Offertory: €      745.00

Envelopes:     Stamullen €         400.00

Julianstown € 255.00


  1. I. P.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Micheline Soulé, mother of Cecile Leavy, Stedalt, whose funeral took place in France during the week.

We remember the bereaved in our prayers.


Envelopes – Mission Sunday (Propagation of the Faith)

We would like to alert parishioners to an error in your box of envelopes for October.  The special Mission Sunday envelope (Brown in Julianstown and white in Stamullen) is dated 29th October instead of the 22nd.  We advise parishioners to swap the the envelope dated 29th for 22nd.  Apologies for any inconvenience.


CHY Certificates – Charity Relief for the Parish

Please leave completed Forms in the Boxes provided in both churches (during Mass times only).

If you have any questions about these Forms please do not hesitate to contact the parish office.

We thank all parishioners for their continued support which is very much appreciated.



Adoration takes place in Stamullen every Thursday following 10am Mass until 5pm. Everyone very welcome to call into Day Chapel during these times.

Adoration continues in Julianstown from 9 am and after 10 am Mass every Wednesday.


Stamullen Choir

Stamullen Choir welcomes new members, adults and teenagers.  We sing at 10 am Mass on Sundays and rehearse on Monday nights from 8-9 pm.  Come along to the Church from 8-9 pm on Monday for practice.


True Light Prayer Group

The True Light Prayer Group meet every Tuesday in the Parish Centre, Stamullen from 8 to 9:30 pm.  If you have a desire to know God in a real and personal way, why not come along.


Diocesan News

Bishop Smith thanks all who attended our World Meeting of Families assembly in Trim this week.   Check out the Diocesan website to find notes about the Meath gathering.



The Meath Diocesan Adoration Committee invites all to a Eucharistic Assembly in the Newgrange Hotel Navan on Saturday, October 7th from 9.15am to 4.30 pm (including Mass) to hear amazing talks and testimonies, to be inspired, affirmed, and nourished spiritually and to hear how to address adoration concerns, needs and growth. You will also get the details of Pope Francis visit to Ireland for the Year of the Family. Donation during the Assembly, will cover cost including light lunch. Please book by Tuesday 3rd October as there are only limited spaces available. Free parking in the County Council car park, Railway Street, Navan.  Please contact: Josephine on 0868148722 or Teresa.


Meath Diocesan Pioneers

Meath Diocesan Pioneers Spirituality afternoon will be held on Sunday, 1st October at 2pm in Holy Family Church Ballsgrove, Drogheda, Co. Louth.


The Golden Girls

The Golden Girls meet in the Parish Centre, Stamullen on Mondays at 11 am. Come along and join us for tea and chat.



Stamullen Road Club

The last event of the cycle race season is coming up this weekend with the National Hill Climb championships at Castledaly, Galway.

Dates for your Diary:

Friday night 1st December: Annual Christmas Poker Classic in Whyte’s of Stamullen

Friday night 22nd December:  Monster Christmas Draw also in Whyte’s.


Cúpla Focal

Irish beginners classes resuming shortly,  Join us for a cúpla focal!  Venue: Upstairs in Whyes pub, Stamullen.  Email for further information.  Tá faile roimh chách! (All are welcome).  Junior Cert/Leaving Cert students are also very welcome!


St.  Patrick’s Club – Lotto

Drawn on 26/09/2017. Numbers Drawn:14,16,23,30.  No Winner. Weekly Winners: Ciara Bolger, Robert Purfield, Gerry Draper, Michael McQuillan, Pat Vickers Snr. Next week’s Jackpot:  €4,600.


St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News

  1. Under 17 Boys League on Tuesday,3rd October, at 7.30pm  at the GAA Grounds Stamullen.  St. Patrick’s v Ballivor.
  2. Minor Football Championship Semi Final on Saturday, 4th October in Dunderry at4pm.  Dunderry v St. Patrick’s.
  3. Under 13 Boys League Div. 8 on Saturday, 7th October at12.30 pm at the GAA Grounds Stamullen. St. Patrick’s v Gaeil Colmcille.
  4. Under 13 Boys League Div. 2. On Saturday, 7thOctober at 2 pm at GAA Grounds, Stamullen.  St. Patrick’s v Gaeil Colmcille.


Stamullen Bowls

We offer our sincere condolences to the family of our friend and bowls partner Anne McConville.

Anne was a founder/member of Stamullen bowls, she served on the Committee and during her time was a very successful member winning many competitions.  Anne will be missed.

If you would like to join us, come along to St. Patrick’s GAA Centre on Tuesday and Thursday from 8-10 pm.  New members always very welcome.  Why not come along, meet new friends, and see if Bowls is for you.  For information contact Rose on 01-8412086.


Gormanston Beach Clean-up

All welcome to join us for our next, once a month clean up, which will take place this Monday evening (2nd October) from 7 pm.  Meet at Delvin River Viaduct.  Clean up generally runs from the Delvin River’s Bremore Beach to Ben Head cliffs.  All equipment supplied in co-operation with Meath County Council.


Coffee Morning Thanks

A big ‘thank You’ to all who kindly donated to the coffee morning for the suffering children of Aleppo.  All donations will be sent directly to Aleppo where Mass will be offered for all supporters.  The Total amount raised amount to €2,165.  Thanks again,  Lila.



Join Meath Archaeological and Historical Society on Thursday, 5th October at 8 pm for a lecture on ‘Excavations at Donacarney’ by Antoine Giacometti at Julianstown Church of Ireland parish centre, 8pm. All welcome; inquiries to J.Clancy, PRO, 01 8259438 or see


Friends of Autism and ADHD

Free Information Evening with Nutritionist Orla Mc Laughlin MSC, MBS on Thursday 5th October at 7:30 pm in our premises at 102 Strand Street, Skerries.   Learn how food affects sleep, digestion, behaviour and Social Interaction and perhaps get tips on how to get the most from your food.   There is no charge for this talk but places are limited. To reserve your place call Niamh or Carmel on 01-8495670 or e-mail

St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen


Saturday, 30th    6:00 pm Tom Mallon

Sunday, 1st October 10:00 am People of the Parish

Tuesday 10:00 am No Mass Today

Thursday 10:00 am Celebrants Intention

Saturday, 7th        6:00 pm Jim & Jean Geoghegan

Sunday, 8th     10:00 am Dickie & Maureen Matthews

Mary Murphy (Stamullen Road)



St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown


Saturday, 30th       7:00 pm Breda Reilly & Sinead (nee Reilly) McBride

Sunday, 1st  October 11:30 am Teresa (Teasie) Boshell

Wednesday 10 am St. Francis of Assisi

Friday 10 am List of the Dead

Saturday, 7th   7:00 pm George, Pat & Kitty King

Sunday, 8th   11:30 am Anna Lyons


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