Sunday, 27th June 2018
Feast of Corpus Christi – 3rd June
Children who received their First Holy Communion this year are invited to process to the 10 am and 11:30 am Masses on Sunday, 3rd June.
Please meet at 9:30 am at St. Patrick’s NS (9:45 in the Parish Centre if it is raining) or 11 am at Whitecross NS.
- All are welcome to join the children on this special occasion.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 815.00
envelopes: Stamullen € 200.00
Julianstown € 250.00
Sacraments in the Parish: Baptism
This weekend we welcome in Baptism: Mateusz Szczesniak. May all newly baptised children always know and love Jesus as their friend. We ask parishioners to pray for Jakub children and his family.
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.
- Please alert those outside the parish to these dates.
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
- Stamullen Adoration is now in summer recess.
True Light Prayer Group
The True Light Prayer Group is now on Summer recess. We wish all our members peace, happiness and sunshine over the Summer.
WMOF2018 – Volunteers
Closing date for Volunteer Applications is announced!
We are only three months away from one of the biggest events of the Catholic Church and the single largest occasion in Ireland this year – the World Meeting of Families 2018. Pope Francis has confirmed that he will be here with us and hundreds of thousands of pilgrims will attend the events from 21st to 26th August 2018.
We need the help of several thousand volunteers for the event and the cut-off deadline to apply is the 31st May 2018! This deadline will allow us to complete Garda vetting, reference checking, and training for all our volunteers in time for our event in August.
Volunteers can give their services for four or more days, three days, two days – and even one day. These are some of the roles that volunteers will be taking on: Event Services Team, Hospitality/Meet and Greet Services Team, Information Services Team, Media Services Team, Medical Services Team, Marketing Team, Logistical Services Team, Pastoral and Liturgical Services Team, Translation Services Team, Transportation Team, Volunteer Services Team, Venue Team Leaders, Registration Team Leaders, Family Area Volunteers, Host a Pilgrim/Family.
St. Patrick’s Club – Lotto
Drawn on 22/05/2018. No Winner. Numbers drawn:3,13,20,24. Weekly winners:Kay Russell, Naoise Collins, Stephen Bullard, C & M & B, Alan Vickers. Next week’s Jackpot: €7,800.
Stamullen Road Club
This week there has been mixed luck in the Rás Tailteann for the Lads. Cian Delaney was racing very well up until mid-week when he crashed heavily, suffered a punctured lung and broken ribs which has now put him out of the sport for this season. Arek Klus has been racing extremely well all week and hopefully will arrive safely into Skerries on Sunday. The route from Naas to Skerries on Sunday (144.6km) will arrive into Garristown at 13:52, Naul (14:04), Balrothery (14:11), Cross of the Cage (14:17), Skerries at 14:52 where riders will complete laps of the Black Hills/Skerries circuit with the final passage through Skerries at 15:02.
Join us for a cuppa and chat every Monday morning in the Parish Centre, Stamullen from 11 am to 1 pm.
St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News
Div. 1 ‘B’ League on Monday, 28th May at 8pm at GAA Grounds Stamullen. St Patrick’s v Wolfe Tones.
- Under 14 Boys League on Tuesday,29th May at30pm in Ashbourne. Donaghmore/ Ashbourne v St Patrick’s.
- Under 14 Girls Div. 2 Semi Final on Tuesday,29th May at GAA Grounds Stamullen at 7.30pm. St Patrick’s v Blackhall Gaels.
- Under 14 Hurling League atGAA Grounds Stamullen at 7pm. St Patrick’s / St Colmcille’s v Wolfe Tones.
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 016359300 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 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.
Briarleas/Mosney Road – Street Party
By now all the residents of the Briarleas area should have received their invite to the annual summer party. Eamon Reilly’s Lawnmower is working overtime to keep the grass cut and the local children are getting all excited. We would love to see all Current & especially past residents there on the day.
Join us on Saturday, 16th June at 3 pm in – The Daffodil field (follow the smell of the BBQ). For more information contact: 086-3771307 or 087-2833648.
Stamullen Tidy Towns
Join us and help us improve our village … we meet every Saturday at Stamullen Church at 11 am.
Gormanston Beach Clean-up
Please note the clean up of Gormanston Beach continues on the first Saturday of every month. Why not join us at 10 am at Delvin River Viaduct next Saturday, 2nd June. 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.
Meath County Council Pride of Place
Meath County Councils Pride of Place competition has been launched, details and the application form are available at www.meath.ie/Community/PrideofPlace.
The closing date is Friday 1st June. Completed forms should be forwarded to the Community Department, Meath County Council, Buvinda House, Dublin Road, Navan, Co. Meath, C15 Y291, or by e-mail to email@example.com
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).
Radio Maria Ireland
Radio Maria Ireland is an Irish-run Catholic Talk-Radio Station. Prayer, Catechesis, Uplifting music, Talks, Interviews and Testimonies all commercial free. Listen via FREE App “Radio Maria Ireland”, streaming on www.radiomaria.ie or via phone. Get live radio feed by calling 014373277 (no extra charges apply). Please join our growing faith family!
Car Park Security
Reminding parishioners not to leave anything on view in cars in church car parks and to exercise vigilance at all times.
St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen
Saturday, 26th 6:00 pm People of the Parish
Sunday, 27th 10:00 am Andrew & Imelda Mooney
James & Teresa Collier
Joseph Meighan (40 Ann)
Tuesday 10:00 am Joseph Purfield
and deceased members of the Purfield Family
Thursday 10:00 am – No Mass Today –
Saturday, 2nd June 6:00 pm Terry Rice (MM)
Sunday, 3rd 10:00 am Feast of Corpus Christi
St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown
Saturday, 26th 7:00 pm Nicholas McCullen
Christina & John Arnold
Sunday, 27th 11:30 am Margaret Finglas (1 Ann)
Wednesday 10:00 am – No Mass Today –
Friday 10:00 am List of the Dead
Saturday, 2nd June 7:00 pm (This Mass will be recorded for broadcast on LMFM)
Sunday, 3rd 11:30 am Feast of Corpus Christi