Congratulations to Odhrnaith McNamara, Glenview Close and Paul Nolan, Greystones who were married in St. Mary’s last Friday. We wish Odhrnaith & Paul many years of married happiness and togetherness.
This week 33 years ago Eddie Sweetman began as Clerk and Sacristan of our Church. We thank Eddie for his many years of loyal and dedicated service and hope and pray he will be with us for many more years to come.
We welcome into the Christian Faith Community of St. Mary’s, Anna Ellen O’Keeffe, Glenoaks Drive who was christened last weekend. Congratulations to parents, Ben & Viva, Godparents John Paul & Mary Rose, grandparents and extended family.
Pioneers - November:
Month of the Holy Souls: Many people choose to abstain from alcohol for the month of November and offer this sacrifice up for their deceased loved ones. You can do likewise! Take the short-term pledge for November. Contact: 35318749464 or www.pioneerassociation.ie
Holy Souls Novena:
Our Novena for the Holy Souls will begin on Mon 12th Nov. There will be Mass each evening, from Mon. 12th - to Fri. 16th at 7.00pm. The 10.00 Mass on Sat. 17th will be part of the Novena. It will continue on Mon. 19th - to Wed. 21st inclusive at 7.00pm.
Night of Remembrance:
Our special night of Remembrance when we remember all who died during the past year will be on Tuesday 27th Nov. at 7.00pm.
Our Prayers in the Graveyards of the Parish will be: Sunday 4th
St. Stephen’s 3.00 pm, Sunday 11th Marlfield after 9.30 Mass,
Sunday 18th: Shanavine, St. Mary’s Church 3.00pm, Sunday 25th
St Patricks Cemetery 3.00pm
Birthday wishes are extended this week to Wilie Crotty, Albert Street. We wish Wilie many more years of health and happiness.
Last Saturday Oisin Reny, Ath Aoibheann, celebrated his first birthday in the hall. All the Indian community gathered for the occasion. The children; (and adults) were entertained by magician, Oliver Corbett from Cashel. This Saturday Caleb Eoin Michael celebrates his first birthday with Mass at Ferryhouse and a get together later at Planet Spice Restaurant.