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This morning’s mass….

Fr. Farrell Cawley visited our parish this morning (24.10.2021) and reflected within his homily on the power of prayer and miracles. If you have a spare ten minutes; very much worth listening to Fr. Cawley’s words. This morning’s mass can be played back at any time during the week ahead.

Some thoughts, prayers and reflections


Heart of Jesus, I adore thee; heart of Mary, I implore thee; Heart of Joseph pure and Just; in these three hearts, I place my trust. Amen  



Bishops call for a special parish collection on 6 and 7 November to support Trócaire’s work to alleviate the humanitarian crisis in East Africa Bishops are asking parishes throughout Ireland to undertake a special Church collection on 6 and 7 November to invite the public to support Trócaire in its work to alleviate the humanitarian […]

Annual Cemetery Masses

The Annual Cemetery Mass in knockbrack Graveyard at 12 noon on Sunday the 26th of September.    

Fr Mychal Judge RIP

20 years after 9/11, remembering the legacy of Fr. Mychal Judge Sep 8, 2021 by Anne Gardner (from https://www.ncronline.org/authors/anne-gardner) FLAGS SURROUND GRAVE OF NY FIRE DEPARTMENT Flags and other items surround the grave where Franciscan Father Mychal F. Judge, a chaplain of the New York Fire Department, is buried at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa, New […]

We pray for Fr. Roussel, RIP

Father Danny Roussel of Baton Rouge remembered as a ‘devoted priest Cross of the Martyrs./ Aaron Groote via Flickr (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0). By Carl Bunderson Baton Rouge, La., Sep 1, 2021 / 19:00 pm (CNA) The Bishop of Baton Rouge has recalled Fr. Danny Roussel, who died by suicide on Monday, as a devoted and beloved […]

Church of England Bishop to be received into Catholic Church

Church of England bishop to be received into the Catholic Church The Rt. Rev. Jonathan Goodall, who has resigned as the Anglican bishop of Ebbsfleet, England, to be received into the Catholic Church./ Courtesy photo. By Luke Coppen London, England, Sep 3, 2021 / 11:00 am A Church of England bishop said on Friday that he […]

Schools reopening

The very best of luck to all returning to school next week. We hope that God keeps you all safe throughout the academic year ahead. We welcome those starting school for the first time, those entering a new school. It will be a tough and tiring week for all concerned, getting back into school life. […]

Latest Thoughts

Gospel and Readings 24.10.21

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 149 Reading I Jer 31:7-9         Thus says the LORD: Shout with joy for Jacob, exult at the head of the nations; proclaim your praise and say: The LORD has delivered his people, the remnant of Israel. Behold, I will bring them back from the land […]

Today’s Gospel

From today’s Gospel (21.10.2021),  the following thoughts from Catholic daily reflections.com arise. Alot to think and ponder upon:-   Jesus said to his disciples: “I have come to set the earth on fire, and how I wish it were already blazing! There is a baptism with which I must be baptized, and how great is […]

Gospel and Readings 17.10.2021

Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 146 Reading I Is 53:10-11 The LORD was pleased to crush him in infirmity. If he gives his life as an offering for sin, he shall see his descendants in a long life, and the will of the LORD shall be accomplished through him. Because of his affliction he […]

Synod Prayer

Gospel and Readings 10.10.2021

Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 143 Reading I Wis 7:7-11     I prayed, and prudence was given me; I pleaded, and the spirit of wisdom came to me. I preferred her to scepter and throne, and deemed riches nothing in comparison with her, nor did I liken any priceless gem to her; because all […]

Jesus’ help

St. Faustina

Canonisation of Sister Faustina was ”best day” of Pope John Paul II’s life Tuesday 5 October last was the feast of Saint Mary Faustina. Helena Kowalska was born in 1905 in Poland. She was accepted by the Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy, which she entered in 1925, taking her new name, […]

Gospel and Readings 3.10.21

Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 140 Reading I Gn 2:18-24 The LORD God said: “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a suitable partner for him.” So the LORD God formed out of the ground various wild animals and various birds of the air, and he brought them […]

October, month of the Holy Rosary

Gospel and Readings 26.9.21

Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 137 Reading I Nm 11:25-29 The LORD came down in the cloud and spoke to Moses. Taking some of the spirit that was on Moses, the LORD bestowed it on the seventy elders; and as the spirit came to rest on them, they prophesied. Now two men, one named […]

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