Parish Notices:

Sacristans’ Collection

A Second Collection will be taken up this weekend for our sacristans, James and Joan and envelopes for that purpose are available at the church doors.

This collection affords us an opportunity to express our appreciation and thanks to James and Joan for their invaluable and often unseen hard work.
(Newsletter 8th Dec 2019)

Ministers of Holy Communion

Are asked to pick up an envelope addressed to you at the back of the Church.
(Newsletter 8th Dec 2019)

Christmas Dues

The envelopes for the Christmas Dues are available. We should be grateful if those who do us the kindness of distributing the envelopes would pick them up in the Sacristy at their convenience.

Many thanks.
(Newsletter 8th Dec 2019)

Community Notices:

Christmas for Kilmurry

A seasonal Concert featuring local community Choir ‘Aoide Voices’, with Director Owen Gilhooly and guests will take place in Our Lady Help of Christians Church, Milford, Castletroy on Friday next, December 13th at 8.15pm.

Tickets: €15/€25 (family).
(Proceeds to the Kilmurry Arts & Heritage Centre Development Fund.}

Milford Hospice “Light Up a Memory”

You are invited to the Ceremony to illuminate the Light Up a Memory Tree at Milford Care Centre on Sunday, December 8th at 6.00pm.

Each person remembered will be enrolled in the Light Up a Memory Book to be displayed in the Hospice during the coming year. The Tree will be adorned with thousands of sparkling lights – each one shining in honour of someone special.

You are invited to sponsor a light on the Milford Hospice Tree by phoning 061 – 485859 or 061 – 485860 or by visiting Forms are also available at the back of the Church. Your support is greatly appreciated

Diocesan Notices:

International Youth Conference

Inviting all young people (aged 16+) to come and experience this 4day Special Event. Conference starts on Friday, December 27th at 2.00pm and ends on Monday 30th December at 4.00pm. The Conference takes place at Clongowes Wood College and the price for the 4 day event is €150.00.

For further information please contact 089 6130914.

Advent at Glenstal Abbey 2019

Here is the Lord: Come to meet Him. A series of three talks on the first three Sundays of Advent: December 1st, 8th, 15th.
Venue: Monastery Library, Glenstal Abbey at 4.30pm.
Speakers: Dr Jessie Rogers, Luke MacNamara, OSB & Cuthbert Brennan, OSB.