Sunday, 7th October 2018
Friday 12th October
Parishioners are welcome to join staff and pupils from Whitecross School for the Mass for the opening of the School year on Friday, 12th October at 11 am. There will be no 10 am Mass on that day.
Parish House & Office
Unfortunately we are still without phone or e-mail in the parish house and office! A new telegraph pole has been erected so some progress is being made ….! Hopefully we will be back soon. While we do not have broadband, we are able to access e-mails and parishioners are very welcome to e mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We apologise for this inconvenience and thank you, again, for your patience.
Fund Raising Committee
We are delighted to announce we are planning our annual Christmas Bingo in the City North Hotel on Wednesday, 5th December. Looking forward to seeing you all there.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 745.00
Weekly envelopes: Stamullen € 290.00
Julianstown € 210.00
Mass Diary for 2019
The Diary for 2019 is now available. If you would like to book Masses please contact the parish office.
All are welcome to Adoration of the most Blessed Sacrament:
- In Stamullen after10 am Mass every Thursday. (If you wish to to add your name to our present list please contact Teresa on 087-6757581 or Sheila on 086-058580.)
- In Julianstown on Wednesdays from 9 am and after 10 am Mass. (Contact Josephine if you wish to add your name to the list).
Stamullen Choir is looking for new members. If you would like to join why not come along to Rehearsal night any Monday from 8 – 9.15 pm.
Children’s Liturgy Julianstown
Children’s Liturgy in Stamullen and Julianstown would appreciate more help! If you are interested in helping out or finding out more, please contact the parish office or feel free to pop into the Liturgy gathering any Sunday morning.
On Sunday, 7th October, Feast of the Holy Rosary, Ireland, together with the UK, Australia, USA, Lebanon, Canada and Poland amongst other countries, will form a Holy League of Nations. We will gather on our coasts and borders to pray the Rosary for Life and Faith.
Together, we are calling on God, through the powerful intercession of Our Lady of the Rosary, to heal our wounded nations and return them to holiness.
All welcome to come and join us at 2 pm on Seafield Beach (Corballis Beach), Julianstown, and/or at 3 pm at Delvin Bridge Beach, Gormanston
The Rosary of Our Lady
The Rosary of Our Lady will be shown on EWTN on Sunday, 7th October at 4 pm, Thursday, 11th October at 9 am, Friday, 12th October at 3 pm and Saturday, 13th October at 9 pm.
EWTN Catholic TV is available on Sky 588, Virgin Media 815, Eircom Fibre 589 or watch online at www.ewtn.ie.
East Meath Pioneers
East Meath Pioneers are holding a Mass in (see next week’s newsletter) to mark the 45th Anniversary of the East Meath Pioneer Region on Sunday, 21st October at 3 pm.
The Celebrant will be Fr. Bernard McGuckian SJ, Central Spiritual Director of the PTAA. Pioneer Emblems and certifications will be presented to those eligible for membership in various categories: 10, 25, 50 and 60 years. Followed by Dinner and Dance in Katie’s Kitchen, Donore Road, Drogheda.
For more information contact your local Pioneer Centre or Jim Smith on 087-6501915 or Mary Brady on 086-3592646. Tickets €25.
St. Patrick’s GAA Fund Raiser
Dress up and join our Monster March, (Sponsored Walk) on Friday, 19th October at St. Patrick’s GAA Club from 7pm. Light refreshments after the walk. Prizes for the Best Dressed…. min. €5 per sponsorship card.
St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News
- Under 15 Boys league takes place on Monday, 8thOctober at the GAA Grounds, Stamullen at 7 pm. St. Patrick’s V Wolfe Tones.
- Under 9 Girls league on Saturday, 13thOctober at GAA Grounds, Stamullen at 11 am. St. Patrick’s V. Colmcille’s.
- See above for details on our Monster March on Friday, 19th
St. Patrick’s Club – Lotto
Drawn on 02/10/2018. Numbers drawn: 8,13,16,17.No Winner. Weekly winners: Kevin Reilly, J. Purfield, S. Farrell, Jerry Scully, Ronan Nolan. Next week’s Jackpot: €1,200.
Colaiste Na Hinse Parent’s Association
Colaiste Na Hinse Parent’s Association are holding a Quiz Night on Friday, 12th October at Reddan’s Bar, Bettystown from 8 pm. Table of four €20. Raffle on the night. All welcome.
East Meath Hospice Association
Volunteer drivers needed for East Meath Hospice Association to drive patients to and from hospital appointmens in Dublin and Drogheda. Contact Lynn on 087-2100036.
Anam Cara, the organisation that supports bereaved parents is organising a Bereavement Information evening on Wednesday, 17th October at 7:20 pm in the Mullingar Park Hotel, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath. This is a free event open to all bereaved parents. As we need to confirm numbers please rsvp to email@example.com before Tuesday, 16th October or call 085-2888888.
Why not come along and join us on Monday mornings from 11am to 1pm in the Parish Centre, Stamullen for tea/coffee and good company. All very welcome.
Stamullen Road Club
(Information in future newsletters)
Irish beginners conversational classes resuming shortly!
Join us for a cúpla focal! Venue: Upstairs in Whyte’s pub, Stamullen. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Tá faile roimh chách! All are welcome. Junior and Leaving Cert students are welcome also!
Meath Laterlife newtwork
Meath Laterlife Network are holding their AGM on Monday, 8th October from 11am to 1 pm in the Ardboyne Hotel, Navan.
Join us for a morning of Information and interaction for people aged 55 and over in Meath.
Attendance is free and light refreshments will be provided. Places are limited therefore booking is essential.
Contact Natasha on 046-9280790, for more information, or email email@example.com to book your place.
Autumn Day in Dalgan Park
Join us in Dalgan Park with Dr. John Feehan on Saturday, 10th November when we will be spending the day in nature’s fifth kingdom which will bring us into close contact with the awesome and wonderful world of Fungi. Unfortunately, fungi are often ignored and unnoticed, but will be changing all that, and you are guaranteed a very informative and enjoyable day.
E-mail Elizabeth at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Stamullen Bowls Club
Why not come along any Tuesday or Thursday from 8 to 10 pm to St. Patrick’s GAA Centre and see if bowls is for you..? Stamullen is proud to have a very successful club and we look forward to meeting new members….For more information contact Rose on 01-8412086.
East Meath Active Retirement
East Meath Active Retirement have resumed their weekly meetings on Thursdays, in the Meeting Rooms, St. Mary’s Church of Ireland, Julianstown at 2.30 p.m. New Members welcome.
St. Patrick’s Church, Stamullen
Saturday, 6th 6:00 pm Jean (10 Ann) and Jim (5 Ann) Geoghegan
Sunday, 7th 10:00 am Dickie & Maureen Matthews
Tuesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions
Thursday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions
Saturday, 13th 6:00 pm Edward, James & Richard Boylan
and deceased members of the Boylan Family
Sunday, 14th 10:00 am Paddy & Patrick Finn
St. Mary’s Church, Julianstown
Saturday, 6th 7:00 pm George, Pat & Kitty King
Sunday, 7th 11:30 am People of the Parish
Wednesday 10:00 am Celebrant’s Intentions
Friday 11:00 am Mass for Opening of the Whitecross School Year
and remembering Catriona Kenneally
Saturday, 13th 7:00 pm Ann & James Burns
Sunday, 14th 11:30 am