This annual retreat which is organised for the parish by the Society of Simon of Cyrene is an ideal way to take time out for personal reflection and prepare for Advent.
The retreat will be led by Fr Paddy Moran, C.S.Sp. Fr. Moran spent 11 years working in Ethiopia, including 6 years working in an Ethiopian prison before returning to Ireland in 2016 to take up the role of Vocations Director for the Irish Spiritans.
There will be the opportunity to participate in the sacrament of reconciliation during the Retreat which will conclude with anointing of the sick and Mass.
All are welcome to attend. Tea and coffee will be available, but please bring a packed lunch with you. If you need transport to/from the retreat please let Helen in the parish centre know.
You are warmly invited to join the Kilmacud Parish CHoirs for Chirstmas Carols on Sunday 16th December at 4:00pm in the Church of St Laurence O’Toole, Kilmacud
Handel’s Messiah with the Palestrina Choir, St. Marys’ Pro-Cathedral Girls’ Choir and the Dublin Bach Singers conducted by Blánaid Murphy takes place in St. Mary’s Pro-Cathedral on Tuesday 18 December at 8.00pm.
Tickets cost €20 on sale in the parish office
Tel: 01 8745441 or buy from Eventbrite.
A Gospel Christmas on Gardiner Street
Gardiner Street will swing to the sounds of a festive celebration like no other! Hosted by the Gardiner Street Gospel Choir in collaboration with the Gardiner Street Junior Gospel Choir and some very special guests, attendees will be treated to THE ultimate toe-tapping, sing-along Christmas celebration of the year.
Donations on the night go to the very worthy Peter McVerry Trust.
Tickets €12/10; under 12’s GO FREE but must have a valid ticket. No refunds.
Doors 7.30pm, starts at 8pm sharp.
Tickets are available via www.thegsgc.com and from the Parish Office in St Francis Xavier Church, Gardiner Street.
Calling All Young People Aged 16 – 29
World Youth Day Panama in Dublin 2019
Creating the best parts of World Youth Day here in Dublin for those who can’t travel to Panama. We will live stream the Pope’s talks and Homilies, we’ll have music ,workshops, drama, food, fun, and fellowship.
LOCATION: The Emmaus Centre, Swords, Co. Dublin
FOR MORE INFORMATION: firstname.lastname@example.org
World Day of the Sick 2019 will take place on 9 February 2019 in All Hallows, Drumcondra (9:30am to 1.00pm) on the topic Community struggle with addiction – A Pastoral response Mass for World Day of the Sick will be held on 10 February 2019 in Corpus Christi 3.00pm. More details closer to the time please save the dates!