Welcome: We welcome into the Christian Faith Community of St. Mary’s Laoise Michelle Margaret O’Donovan, Glen Upper, Kilsheelan and Joshua Sean Laffan, Glencarra who were christened last weekend. Congratulations to parents John and Olivia, Kenneth and Regina, godparents David and Michelle, Sean and Lisa, grandparents and extended family.
Birthday Wishes: Birthday wishes are extended to Elaine Morrisson, teacher in St. Mary’s who celebrated a significant milestone on her life’s journey.
Wedding Bells: Congratulations to Shane Sullivan, Fethard and Mary Brunnock, Kilcash who were married in Kilcash last Friday. Shane and Mary are moving to Glenoaks Close. We welcome them to the parish and wish the young couple many years of happiness and togetherness.
Crowning of Our Lady: Last Sunday at the 10.30 Mass we had the Crowning of Our Lady and consecration of the Parish ceremony. It was a beautiful and emotional ceremony. It was great to see so many young children taking part.
Welcome: Two new servers, Aisling Needham and Caitlin Cheung joined our Altar Servers team last Sunday. We welcome them and hope they will enjoy their ministry.
St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society: The St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society will have their Adoration and Prayer meeting next Friday after the 7pm Mass. All are welcome to join them in their apostolate of praying for Vocations and clergy support.
Exam Candle: During the period of the exams we will have a special exam candle lighting at all our Masses. We invite all our parishioners to remember our young people in their prayers during this period. Best of luck to all.
Church Meeting: A very important meeting for all Ministers of the Eucharist and Ministers of the Word is being held at St. Mary’s Church on Wednesday, 5th June at 7.30pm. It would be appreciated if every minister could attend.