3 March 2012

Parish Announcements for Sunday, March 4th 2012

2nd Sunday of Lent

·        Trócaire boxes are available at the Church doors. Please take one for your home and family.

·    Application forms for attendance at the final Mass of the Eucharistic Congress (Croke Park, Sunday June 17th) are available in the sacristy.

·     Boxes with the new parish weekly envelopes for Laurel Park, Ros Geal, Gort Gréine, and Corrach Buí are available in the sacristy.
Anyone from outside the parish and who comes to Mass here who would like to make the offertory donation in this way, please call to the sacristy for a box of envelopes.

·    This coming Wednesday, March 7th 2012 at 8.15pm, we will have the screening of the episode on the Blessed Virgin Mary of the Catholicism Series with Fr Robert Barron. All are welcome. See post above.

·        Your donations to the collection for the Missionaries of Africa (the White Fathers) came to €1,500. Sincere thanks for your contributions.

·        Galway Diocesan Pastoral Centre will host a talk by the writer John Waters at Árus de Brún, Newtownsmith this Tuesday, March 6th 2012at 7.30pm.

·     Table quiz in aid of Fr Seán Murphy’s Salesian Missions and poverty relief in Africa in the Westwood Hotel on Tuesday March 13th 2012 at 8.30pm. Table of four €40 with concessions for students, €5 each. Organizer: Tom Murphy, 27 Upper Newcastle. Phone 091-522125.