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Sunday 4th August 2019

Supporting the Parish

Total Offertory:  €   700.00

Envelopes:     Stamullen €   285.00

Julianstown: €   250.00


Safeguarding Children

The Diocesan office have asked us to alert parishioners to the name of the Designated Liason Person (DLP) in our Diocese:

Marie O’Sullivan, is our DLP and her address is  For more information please see Noticeboards.


The Irish Catholic Newspaper

The Irish Catholic Newspaper is an Irish weekly Catholic newspaper, providing news and commentary about the Catholic Church and other issues.

The 32-page broadsheet paper is delivered worldwide. The newspaper is managed by a private limited company and is independent of the Roman Catholic hierarchy in Ireland.

A limited number of copies of this Newspaper are available to purchase here in the parish.

Copies are left on the table beside the Newsletters in Julianstown and in the side foyer (above the Newsletters) in Stamullen.  If you wish to take a copy, the cost is €2, which can be left in the box provided.


Adoration – Summer times

  • Adoration continues in Julianstown on Wednesdays from 9 am and after 10 am Mass.  (Contact Josephine if you wish to add your name to the list).


Diocesan News

Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock:  11th August

Led by Bishop Tom Deenihan with the Meath Diocesan Choir. Confession from 11 am to 5 pm.  Anointing of the Sick at 2:30 pm.  Pilgrimage Mass at 3 pm followed by Benediction, Rosary, Procession to the Shrine and Blessing of Religious objects.  For further details contact For details of supports for elderly and invalids phone:  094-9388100.


Young Adult Catholic Conference

The annual Young Adult Catholic Conference takes place in All Hallows College, Dublin on Saturday, 31st August and Sunday, 1st September.

This weekend is packed full of interesting events for young Catholics. Prices range from €25-€50, accommodation also available. For further details visit our website or contact Lucy 087-9959803.


Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

Bishop Deenihan will lead the 2019 Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes which takes place from 9th to 14th September 2019.

Bookings can be made with Pilgrimage Abroad Ltd, Lower Baggot St, Dublin 2. Tel 01-6359300. email: (See Noticeboards for more info).


Meath Lourdes Hospitality Group

If parishioners know any Hospital pilgrims who would like to travel with the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes, from 9th to 14th September, and need some help with the fare, please contact Lily on 087-6978783.


Gormanston Beach Clean-up – Monday

The next Clean up of Gormanston Beach will take place at 7pm at Delvin River Viaduct this Monday, 5th August.

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.


Stamullen Road Club

Over the past few weeks the club riders, including our younger brigade have been doing quite well.

Craig Sweetman won R5 of the Mark Mullen Memorial League in Donore, while his young son, Toby, also had a nice win in the U12 race.  Aoibhinn Sharkey has been bringing in some great results both in the north and south in recent weeks. Last week in the Brendan Campbell Memorial race in Drogheda both of these young riders where prize winners in their respective categories.  Arek, is now back to full racing following a short break for studying.


Saturday: Mountnugent GP in Mountnugent at 7pm.

Sunday: Leinster Autumn Classic, promoted by Drogheda Wheelers and will be held in Bellewstown, starting at 10:30 am.

Monday: Youth racing at Corkagh-Park, Dublin at 18:30 pm.

Tuesday: Mondello Series R13 19:30 pm.


St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News

  1. Under 14  Div. 8 Paddy O’ Brien Cuptakes place on Monday, 5th August at GAA Grounds Stamullen at 7pm. St. Patrick’s v Na Fianna.
  2. Under 14  Div. 1 Paddy O’ Brien Cup takesplace on Tuesday, 6th August at GAA Grounds Stamullen at 7pm.  St. Patrick’s v Ratoath.
  3. Senior Ladies Championship takesplace on Wednesday, 7th August at GAA Grounds Stamullen at 7.30pm.  St. Patrick’s v Walterstown.
  4. Junior ‘B’ Football Championshiptakes place on Thursday, 8th August in Duleek  at 7.30pm.  St. Patrick’s v Trim.
  5. Senior Football Championship takesplace on Saturday, 10th August in Ashbourne at 7pm. St. Patrick’s v Dunshaughlin.
  6. Bingo:  Join us on Sunday night at 8pm in the Clubhouse. .


St.  Patrick’s Club – Lotto

Drawn on 30/07/2019.  Numbers drawn: 4,7,9,10. No Winner. Weekly Winners: Lorraine Shanley, Rosa McNulty, Declan McGovern, John Sutton, Joe Black.   Next Week’s Jackpot: €5,300.



Local Interest


Meath Partnership – S Scheme

Exciting opportunity to avail of 19.5 hours work placement in your local area. Meath Partnership is currently seeking to expand the number of participants on the Tús Scheme. Tús is a one year community work placement scheme for people who are unemployed for more than 12 months and in receipt of a Jobseeker’s payment. Participants receive a top up payment while maintaining all secondary benefits. Minimum payment is €225.50 per week. You will also receive dedicated one to one career support, C. V. preparation, interview skills and accredited training throughout the year.

If you are interested please contact Tús Office, Meath Partnership on 046-9280790 Ext 252 for full details .


Type 2 diabetes Course

Dietitian led X-PERT course for Type 2 Diabetes will be starting in St. Peter’s C.O.I  Hall, Peter Street, Drogheda, Co. Louth on Tuesday, 27th August, 2019.

This is a free 6 week course. If you are interested in attending, please contact  Ger Nolan  on 041–6850675 for more information.


Stamullen Butchers – Reopening

Stamullen Butchers is reopening under new management on Thursday, 15th August.  Providing quality meats and good service guaranteed.  All produce sourced from local suppliers.


Boyne Music Festival

The  7th Annual Boyne Music Festival will take place from 8tth – 11th 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 0879813926.



St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen


Saturday, 3rd   6:00 pm Bernard, Elizabeth & Richard Mullen

Peter & Kathleen McAuley

May Dowling (9 Ann)

Sunday, 4th       10:00 am Michael & Mary Jones

and deceased members of the Jones family

Tuesday 10:00 am The Transfiguration of the Lord

Thursday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intention

Saturday, 10th  6:00 pm

Sunday, 11th   10:00 am William, Julian & Anthony Reilly

Cora Woods and Pat & Mary Murphy

Christopher (Kit) Johnson

and deceased members of the Johnson family


St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown


Saturday, 3rd       7:00 pm Ellen Gallagher

Eamonn & Josephine Delany

Sunday, 4th     11:30 am Mark Dowling

James Murray

Wednesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intention

Friday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intention

Saturday, 10th  7:00 pm William, Rose, Rita, Liam & Una Murtagh

Micheline Green

Sunday, 11th  11:30 am Rosie Gaughran (2 Ann)


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