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Sunday, 22nd August 2018

Parish Office & Parish Newsletter

The parish office is closed for annual holidays and will re-open at 9:30 am on Tuesday, 6th August.

Fr. Adrian is in the Parochial house and can be contacted after Mass or on 01-8412647.

If you wish to book a mass for the next two weeks please call into the sacristy.



Sacraments in the Parish:  Baptism

This weekend we welcome in Baptism: Eva McGuire, Chloe & Emma Sokoli and Odisea Sokoli.  May newly baptised children always know and love Jesus as their friend.   We ask parishioners to pray for these children and their familes.



Supporting the Parish

Total Offertory:  Stamullen €      765.00

Weekly envelopes:    Stamullen €         305.00

Julianstown € 205.00


WMOF 2018 Icon – Balbriggan

On Sunday 15th July from 8 to 9 am Rev Tom O’Brien of the Church of Ireland will visit the Church of Sts. Peter and Paul, Balbriggan. Then from 9-10 am – Quiet Prayer, 10 am Mass, 12 noon Mass and finally at 3:30pm Mass in Polish.  (Msza po polsku swietowanie zycia rodzinnego).


On Monday 16th join us for Farewell ceremony after 10 am Mass:  United in Prayer:  Praying for all who will take part in the World Meeting of Families – either by attending, volunteering or from their homes.


Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock

The Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday, 12th August.  The Main Celebrant and Preacher will be Bishop Michael Smith and the choir taking part is the Meath Diocesan Choir.   (If any wheelchair users have special needs please phone Knock Shrine directly).

Confessions 11 am to 5 pm, Anointing of the Sick 2.30pm, Pilgrimage Mass at 3 pm followed by Benediction, Rosary Procession to the Shrine and Blessing of Religious Objects.


Lough Derg 2018

The Three Day Pilgrimage is currently open. You may begin on any day until Monday 13th August. Advance booking is not necessary. The Lough Derg team can help you to co-ordinate public transport or link up with Pilgrimage Organisers in your locality.  Contact: Lorraine on 071-9861518 (from NI +353) email:


The Meath Heritage Cycle Tour

The Meath Heritage Cycle Tour will be held over the weekend of the 28th  & 29th July. The 11km family spin will take place on Saturday, 28th at 5pm (register on the day from 2pm), €5 per person. The 50km & 100km distances will take place on Sunday, 29th (Early bird is available until 19th then registration closes on the 26th July). Check out for further details or contact Meath LSP at 046-9067337.


Irish Guide Dogs Collection

Irish Guide Dogs for the blind have been given a permit to collect on public ground outside our parish Churches on the weekend of Saturday, 21st and Sunday 22nd July.

Collectors are all volunteers and all donations will go straight to Irish guide dogs for the blind headquarters in Cork to train more guide dogs for blind people and more assistance dogs for families who have a child with Autism.


Stamullen Road Club

Last Sunday in the Mullingar GP for Senior A1-A2 riders, Craig Sweetman finished in fifth place.

Sean Landers is climbing the leader board in the McNally Swords Summer League which is held every Wednesday night at various locations in Fingal/East Meath.

Fixtures: Sunday, Seamus Kennedy Memorial at Dunboyne, starting at 12 noon.

Monday: Mark Mullen Memorial League at Donore, Drogheda, 7:30 pm. Tuesday: Mondello Series (R 10), Thursday: The Bike Station League (R 12).

Sunday 29th July: Brendan Campbell Memorial at Donore, Drogheda.

Sunday 5th August: Oldcastle GP



St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News

  1. Under 16 Boys Summer League on Sunday,22nd July  at 11am at GAA Grounds Stamullen. St Patrick’s v Dunshaughlin.
  2. Under 12 Hurling League on Monday, 23rdJuly at 6.30pm at the GAA Grounds Stamullen.  St. Patrick’s/St Colmcille’s v Boardsmill.
  3. Under 16 Boys Summer League on Tuesday,24th July at GAA Grounds Stamullen at 7.30pm. St Patrick’s v Donaghmore/ Ashbourne.
  4. Under 14 Boys Summer League on Thursday,26th July away to Skryne at 7pm.
  5. Junior ‘B‘ Football Championship on Thursday,26th July in Slane at 7.45pm. St Patrick’s v Nobber.
  6. Senior Football Championship on Friday, 27thJuly in Skryne at  7.45pm.. St Patrick’s v Wolfe Tones.
  7. Junior Hurling Championship on Thursday,2nd August at 7.30pm in Ashbourne.. St Patrick’s v Ratoath.
  8. Social Dancing returns to St Patrick’s on Friday, 27thJuly at 9pm – 12. Music on the night by John & Terry.  Adm €10 euro to include light refreshments.


St.  Patrick’s Club – Lotto

Drawn on 17/07/2018. Numbers drawn:2,22,28,30. Weekly winners: Brian & Susan Whearity, Lockie Lindsday, Supporter, Eamon O’Sullivan, Lexie Kelly. Next week’s Jackpot: €8,600.


Stamullen Tidy Towns

Stamullen Tidy Towns will host our 10Km beach walk along the Meath coastline from the Delvin bridge to Mornington Tower on Sunday, 22nd July. We will be leaving Whyte’s of Stamullen at 12 Noon sharp.  The timing is to match the tides. Transport from Stamullen to Gormanston and from Mornington to Whyte’s pub will be provided. Refreshments will be available on the beach at Laytown.  A barbeque will be provided with live music in Whyte’s of Stamullen.  A raffle will be held on the day.

Come along and support us and have a fun filled day with the added benefit of a good workout!  Tickets for the event are available from any member of the committee at €10 for an adult with under 16’s free.  We now just need the good weather to last until the day……


In the meantime, 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.


Cruicetown Cemetery Sunday

Mass will take place at Cruicetown Cemetery, Nobber, Co. Meath, on Sunday 29th July at 5pm as part of Cemetery Sunday in Nobber.

The annual Mass and Blessing of Graves, at the new cemetery in Nobber, takes place at 3pm on Sunday 29th July 2018.

At 4pm, on Sunday 29th July 2018, devotions and Blessing of Graves will be held in St John’s Old Cemetery in the village.


Boyne Music Festival

The sixth Annual Boyne Music Festival will take place from 3rd to 5th August at Townley Hall, Slane Road, Drogheda.

The weekend includes chamber concerts, workshops and tours designed for music and poetry lovers of all ages.  For more information please visit or phone 087-4396040.


Meath Rural Social Scheme: Vacancy

Due to the expansion of the Rural Social Scheme, Meath Partnership is currently inviting applications from members of the farming community who wish to seek employment on the Scheme in Meath.

The primary aim of the scheme is to provide an opportunity for farmers or their spouses (and in some cases their children or siblings) to earn a supplementary income through employment in local community projects, primarily in the development of local amenities, facilities and services in rural communities. Further details and application forms available from Barbara or by phone on 086-6031077.


Days of Recollection

Join us in Cobh for days of recollection with the Servant of God, Mother Marie Adele Garnier (1838-1924), Foundress of the Adorers of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of Montmartre, OSB, through her writings.  Themes: On Saturday 28th July: Mercy, Saturday 25th August: Faithfulness and Saturday 29th September: Spiritual Combat.  Hosted in St. Benedict’s Priory, The Mount, Cobh, Co.Cork.  Commencing at 9am with Holy Mass and Adoration.   1st talk at 11 am. Day ends with tea at 3.30 pm.  Lunch will be provided.  Donations welcome to cover costs.  To book your place or to arrange to stay in our retreat house at any time, please contact Mother Prioress:  021-4811354 or e-mail



St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen


Saturday, 21st       6:00 pm Maureen Hampson (5 Ann) and Michael Clarke

Sunday, 22nd        10:00 am Thomas Tevlin

 and deceased members of the Tevlin family

Tuesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Thursday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Saturday, 28th       6:00 pm Richard & Sarah Thorne

Sunday, 29th   10:00 am Kathleen & Peter Murray

Tuesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Thursday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Saturday 4th August     6:00 pm Richard, Bernard & Elizabeth Mullen

Kathleen & Peter McAuley

Paddy & Monica Woods

Sunday, 5th  10:00 am May Dowling (8 Ann)

Tuesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Thursday 10:00 am Private Intention

Saturday, 11th        6:00 pm

Sunday, 12th  10:00 am William, Julia & Anthony Reilly, Cora Woods

and Mary & Pat Murphy


St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown


Saturday, 21st 7:00 pm Celebrant’s Intentions

Sunday, 22nd          11:30 am People of the Parish

Wednesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Friday 10:00 am Celebrants Intentions

Saturday, 28th          7:00 pm Josephine McGouran (22 Ann)

Nancy Baxter

Sunday, 29th         11:30 am

Wednesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Friday, 3rd August 10:00 am List of the Dead

Saturday, 4th          7:00 pm Helen Gallagher

Eamon & Josephine Delany

Sunday, 5th         11:30 am Mark Dowling (5 Ann)

James Murray, Briarleas

Wednesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions

Friday 10:00 am Celebrants Intentions

Saturday, 11th          7:00 pm William, Liam & Rita Murtagh

Madeline Darby

Micheline (nee Lappin) & Foncie Greene

and the Lappin Family

Sunday, 15th         11:30 am Rosie Gaughran

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