- To mark the opening of the International Eucharistic Congress, we will celebrate in a special way as a parish at the 12.15pm Mass next Sunday, June 10th 2012, the Feast of Corpus Christi. All the Ministers of Holy Communion and the Adorers are requested to be present. Those who received First Holy Communion this year, whether in this Church or in any other Church, are invited to come dressed in their First Communion outfit. For full details, see our previous posting by clicking here.
- A bus is being organised from Galway for each of the weekdays of the Eucharistic Congress from June 11th to 16th 2012 at the RDS in Dublin. To book, telephone the Galway Diocesan Pastoral Centre at (091) 565066. For full details, click on this previous posting here.
- The tickets for the final Mass of the Eucharistic Congress at Croke Park on Sunday, June 17th, have now arrived to us in the parish. The names of the parishioners who applied are on the tickets. We ask those who applied to collect the tickets and make the 10 euro contribution at the Parish Office this coming Wednesday, June 6th 2012 between 10.30am and 1.00pm.
- Congratulations to the pupils of Scoil Bhride, Shantalla who were confirmed by Bishop Martin Drennan here in the Church on Friday. We pray God's blessing on their parents, families, teachers, school staff and all who prepared them for this special day. See posting on Confirmation Day by clicking here.
- We pray for and wish well our students beginning Leaving and Junior Certificate exams this week.
- Sincere thanks for your generous donations to the Diocesan Lourdes Pilgrimage Invalids Fund which amounted to 600 euro.
- We pray for Fionnuala McDonagh, late of Fursey Road, who died during the week.