Drumconrath Parish Bulletin
23rd Jan. 2011
3rd. Sunday in Ordinary Time
'The people that lived in darkness have seen a great light.' This is how St Matthew describes the impact of Jesus' ministry. That light shines on us now as we gather in the Lord's name. Let us reflect on our need of this precious light.
The prophet predicts future liberation for an oppressed people.
Paul launches a passionate appeal for unity in the community at Corinth.
The wonderful prophecy of Isaiah is fulfilled in Jesus
| Sunday|| Meath Hill|
| 10.00 am|
Jim Durnin - Month's Memory
| Monday|| No Mass|| || |
| Tuesday|| Meath Hill|| 8.00 pm|| Dick Burns & Deceased Family Members|
| Wednesday|| Drumconrath|| 8.00 pm|| Deceased Members of Hamilton Family|
| Thursday|| Drumconrath|| 8.00 pm|| Tom & Peggy Conlon|
| Friday|| Drumconrath|| 8.00 pm|| Johnny & Raymond Mooney|
| Saturday (Vigil)|| Drumconrath|| 8.00 pm|| Mary McGahon|
| Sunday 30th || Meath Hill |
| 10.00 am |
| Nan Harty - Month's Memory|
Collection (Envelopes): Drumconrath €995.00. Meath Hill €500.00
Prayer Group: Tuesday 8.30 pm.
Young Pioneers: meet this Friday, Parish Centre 8.20 p.m, for trip to Killaney.
Sunday Mass Intentions: for the coming year it will be possible to book any of the Sunday masses as a month's memory mass. All other masses will be accommodated as best we can during the weekdays.
Drumconrath GFC: Lotto resumes this Monday 24th Jan. Jackpot €3700
A.G. M. Drumconrath / Meath HiII underage Friday night at 9.00 p.m, Parish Centre.
Community Development Association Meeting Tuesday at 8.00 p.m
Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Rome: Led by Most Rev Michael Smith, D.C.L. from Monday 11th to Thursday 21s1 July, 2011.
Fares €1,250.00 sharing Twin Ensuite. For booking contact Mullingar Travel 044 / 9340587 , e-rnail firstname.lastname@example.org or secretary@.dioceseofmeath.ie
St Vincent DePaul: We're here to help! Contact 087 / 2591648 in complete confidence.
Why not study Theology? The Dominicans are offering a programme of Theology, leading up to a degree (BTh), in the distance learning format.
People are enabled to study from home, with occasional study days, and with the on-line support of tutors. Already hundreds have completed the programme to some level, and in November 2010, there were 37 who received their full degree. Maybe you'd like to know more? Contact The Priory Institute, Tallaght Village, Dublin 24, 01 / 4048124, or www.prioryinstitute.com.
Cura: Unplanned pregnancy is hard to face. Cura provide a range of supports and services to women dealing with an unplanned pregnancy including: Free pregnancy testing, Crisis pregnancy counselling, Support, Information on social welfare and other fights and entitlements, Support with accommodation if required and Counselling after an abortion. Centres in Dundalk and Drogheda. Contact 042 / 9335733 or 1850 622 626 for an appointment
Enrolment for Spring Term night classes, in Nobber on Monday Jan 24th Tuesday Jan 25 th. 7 - 9 p.m
Classes begin Tues. Feb 1st at 7.30 p.m Contact Maria at 046 9052177 or email email@example.com
Coming Soon: to the Parish Centre - Folk-Singer/Songwriter, Ben Sands. Read all about him in next Sunday's Irish Independent.