ST PAUL'S PARISH AYRFIELD




Parish Notes:


Weekly Mass Bulletin


28th July 2019 - Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
21st July 2019 - Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
14th July 2019 - Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
01st July 2019 - Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C


Ministers of the Eucharist and Word


The new rosters for August, September & October 2019 are ready for collection from the sacristy and are available on the Noticeboard. We thank you for your continued dedication to both Ministries.

New : Ministers of The Eucharist

New : Ministers of The Word


Live Streaming St. Paul's Mass Service on the Internet


We are delighted to announce that since Wednesday 17th July 2019 we are now live streaming our mass service on the internet.

Our Link is Live Streaming in St. Paul's Church, Ayrfield

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Summer Holiday Period


Our Parish Choirs – The Voices of Ayrfield, St. Paul’s Community Choir, St. Paul’s Folk Group,
The Cool Side of God and Ayrfield Youth
will be taking a well deserved break for the summer.
We look forward to September when they will return to enhance our Weekend Masses.
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For all the young children on Summer break, we wish you a great summer filled with fun
and adventure and always remember to keep safe especially when playing near water in
the glorious warm weather that we will experience.


St. Paul's Parish Ayrfield Mission Statement


1. To nurture our Christian community where everyone is welcomed and have a sense of belonging.

2. To be responsible for guiding the future development and well being of our faith community.

3. To explore new ways of doing things and be a support and service to all our parish groups.

The purpose of the Council is to enable the involvement of parishioners in th ecare of their own parish, be fostering the sacramental, liturgical and social life of the parish.

It is our wish that through the whole area of communication, service and outreach we will discern the needs of the parish and in so doing, build up a vibrant Christian community.


Family Offerings 2019

The outdoors collection envelope boxes will be available in the Parish Office for collection and distribution at the end of January. A sincere thank you to all our dedicated collectors, counters and contributors each year. Thank you also to those who contribute by standing order, this method is most convenient.
This collection, as you know, is crucial for the practical running of our Parish and its maintenance and assistance to the Schools. If any parishioner would you like to contribute to the Family Offering Collection, either by a Family Offering Envelope or by a Standing Order, please contact the Parish Office on 01-8160984.

There are spare blue envelopes at the entrances to the Church for any person who may not be from the parish but would like to contribute to this collection for the Parish.


" Do This In Memory " ( First Holy Communion - Saturday, 18 th May 2019 at 11:00am )


"Do This In Memory" is the Parish Preparation Programme for First Holy Communion.
Dates for the "Do This In Memory" Masses - 12:30pm Sunday :

2018-2019
Sun, 21st Oct -- Enrolment Sunday
Sun, 28th Oct -- 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sun, 25th Nov -- Feast of Christ the King
Sun, 16th Dec -- 3rd Sunday of Advent
Sun, 27th Jan -- 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Thu, 07th Feb -- First Penance Service 7:30pm
Sun, 17th Mar -- 2nd Sunday of Lent
Sun, 7th Apr -- 5th Sunday of Lent
Sat, 18th May -- First Holy Communion 11am
Sun, 23rd Jun -- Feast of Corpus Christi

If your child is participating in the First Holy Communion programme and require a stamp for their ‘Passport’, please call to the Pastoral Centre after the 12:30pm "Do This In Memory" Family Mass or into the Sacristy after any of the other Sunday Masses.


" You Shall Be My Witnesses " ( Confirmation - Friday, 1st March 2019 at 11:00am )


You Shall Be My Witness is the Parish Preparation Programme for Confirmation which will be commencing on Monday 28th January for all children being Confirmed this year.
For those of you who have volunteered to be Leaders in the programme we say a big thank you. This programme will give you the opportunity to get more actively involved with your child’s preparation for Confirmation.

The programme for the children will take place in the Pastoral Centre over four weeks, on the following dates:
- Monday 28th January 2019 8 pm - 9 pm
- Monday 4th February 2019 8 pm - 9 pm
- Monday 11th February 2019 8 pm - 9 pm
- Monday 18th February 2019 8 pm - 9 pm ( Reschedulled )
- Monday 25th February 2019 8 pm - 9 pm
Parents and guardians are invited to join us for the final prayer at 8:50pm in the church.

Dates for the "You Shall Be My Witnesses" Masses - :
Enrolment Ceremony Saturday 1st December 2018 6pm
Preparation Mass Saturday 19th January 2019 6pm
Ceremony of Light Thursday 31st January 2019 7:30pm
Reconcilliation Service Wednesday 13th February 2019 11am
Preparation Mass Saturday 16th February 2019 6pm

Confirmation Friday 1st March 2019 11am
Pentecost Sunday Saturday 8th June 2019 6pm

General Data Protection Regulation - “GDPR”


A new European Data Protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), was introduced on 25 May 2018. This new law applies to any organisation, including our parish that manages and processes people’s personal information.

We are now working on ways of ensuring that what we do with your information is compliant with this new law. It is a work in progress and we will keep you informed through the parish website and in the newsletter as policies are put in place. If you have any questions about this please do not hesitate to contact the parish office.


Cool Side of God & Ayrfield Youth


Cool Side of God

Registration evening and club restarted on Thursday, 12th October at 7 pm for children from 2nd to 5th class.


The club is held every Thursday night in the Pastoral Centre starting back on Thursday 12th October from 7pm – 8:30pm.
Registration on the night for new members. The subs are €2.
On club nights we play games, do art projects and practice with the choirs for the 12 O’clock Sunday Family Mass.
We also work with the “Do this in Memory” group for First Holy Communion.
Last year we had outings to the Panto, Viking Splash Tour and Bowling. It’s a great way of making new friends, so come along and see for yourself. We are holding a Parent’s / Guardians evening on Thursday 19th October from 7pm – 8pm and would love to meet you.
If you have queries, you can contact Caroline on 086 165 9349


Ayrfield Youth Club

Registration evening and club restarted on Thursday, 19th October at 8 pm for children from 6th class and older.


The club is held every Thursday night in the Pastoral Centre starting back on Thursday 19th October from 8pm – 10pm.
Registration on the night for new members. The subs are €3.
Activities include Table tennis, Music, Art and at the end of the night we have food and a chat.
Last year we had outings to Tayto Park, Panto, Bowling and a trip to the Cavan Centre. The choir sing each Sunday at the 12 o’Clock Family Mass. If you have queries, you can contact Caroline on 086 165 9349


Church Choirs are resuming in the New Year

St. Paul's Community Choir start back at the 6pm Vigil Mass on Saturday 5th January 2018.
Practice every Tuesday at 8pm contact Freda at 086-8452288

Voices of Ayrfield start back at the 6pm Vigil Mass on Saturday 11th January 2018.
Practice every Friday at 6:30pm contact John at 085 7605 1789

St. Paul's Folk Group start back at the 10:30am Mass on Sunday 6th January 2018.
Practice every Wednesday contact Alan at 8470018

Coolside of God & Ayrfield Youth Choir will be starting back at the 12 noon Family Mass on Sunday 6th January 2018.

New members are always welcome for any of the choirs, see the church notice board or contact the parish office 01-8160984 for details.


Tax relief For Donation to Eligible Charities

The Government has allowed charitable organisations such as ours to collect a tax rebate on any donation amount over €250 in any one year! The Parish can then claim that rebate and add it to our funds. Donations include the Family offerings outdoor collection, by either direct debit or envelopes and donations made to the Christmas and Easter Dues. CHY3 Form to be returned to the Parish Office


Devotion to the Blessed Sacrament


Monday and Wednesday 9:30am – 12:00 noon and 7:00pm – 8:00pm and
Monday to Thursday from 9:30am – 10:00am


Our Lady of Knock Prayer Group meeting takes place on the last Thursday of the month
at 8pm in St. Gabriel’s Nursing Home, Glenayle Road, Raheny.


Bethany Bereavement Support

 

A meeting is held the 1st Tuesday of every month in the Parish Centre, Edenmore.

(The room at the front of St. Monica’s Church.)  All Welcome.

 

The evening includes:

*    A guided meditation to ease stress.

*    A little information about the grieving process.

*    An opportunity to express your grief in a safe environment.

*    A cup of tea and a chat.

 

 

Facilitated by trained volunteers.  Confidentially is a requirement.  No Cost.

Bethany phone no  085 – 2076606


Previous Weekly Mass Bulletin

30th June 2019 - Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
23rd June 2019 - The Most Holy Body & Blood of Christ "Corpus Christi" – C
16th June 2019 - The Most Holy Trinity – C
09th June 2019 - Pentecost Sunday – C
02th June 2019 - The Ascension of the Lord – C

26th May 2019 - Sixth Sunday of Easter – C
19th May 2019 - Fifth Sunday of Easter – C
12th May 2019 - Fourth Sunday of Easter – C
05th May 2019 - Third Sunday of Easter – C

28th April 2019 - Second Sunday of Easter: Divine Mercy Sunday – C
21th April 2019 - Easter Sunday: Celebtrating Mass With The Risen Lord – C
14th April 2019 - Palm Sunday of The Lords Passion – C
07th April 2019 - The Fifth Sunday in Lent – C

31st March 2019 - The Fourth Sunday in Lent – C
24th March 2019 - The Third Sunday in Lent – C
17th March 2019 - The Second Sunday in Lent – C & The Feast Of St. Patrick
10th March 2019 - The First Sunday in Lent – C
03rd March 2019 - The Eight Sunday in Ordinary Time – C

24th February 2019 - The Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
17th February 2019 - The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
10th February 2019 - The Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
03rd February 2019 - The Forth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C

27th January 2019 - The Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
20th January 2019 - The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – C
13th January 2019 - The Baptism of The Lord – C
06th January 2019 - The Epiphany of The Lord – C

30th December 2018 - The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary & Joseph – C
23rd December 2018 - Fourth Sunday of Advent – C
16th December 2018 - Third Sunday of Advent – C
09th December 2018 - Second Sunday of Advent – C
02nd December 2018 - First Sunday of Advent – C

25th November 2018 - Feast of Christ the King – B
18th November 2018 - Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
11th November 2018 - Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
04th November 2018 - Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

28th October 2018 - Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
21st October 2018 - Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
14th October 2018 - Twenty-Eight Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
07th October 2018 - Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

30th September 2018 - Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
23rd September 2018 - Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
16th September 2018 - Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
09th September 2018 - Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
02nd September 2018 - Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

26th August 2018 - Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
19th August 2018 - Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
12th August 2018 - Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
05th August 2018 - Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

29th July 2018 - Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
22nd July 2018 - Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
15th July 2018 - Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
08th July 2018 - Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
01st July 2018 - Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

24th June 2018 - The Nativity of John the Baptist – B
17th June 2018 - Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
10th June 2018 - Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B
03rd June 2018 - The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi) – B

27th May 2018 - The Most Holy Trinity - B
20th May 2018 - Pentecost Sunday - B
13th May 2018 - The Ascension of the Lord - B
06th May 2018 - Sixth Sunday of Easter - B

29th April 2018 - Fifth Sunday of Easter - B
22nd April 2018 - Fourth Sunday of Easter - B
15th April 2018 - Third Sunday of Easter - B
08th April 2018 - Second Sunday of Easter - Divine Mercy Sunday - B
01th April 2018 - Easter Sunday - B

25th March 2018 - Palm Sunday - B
18th March 2018 - Fifth Sunday in Lent - B
11th March 2018 - Fourth Sunday in Lent - B
04th March 2018 - Third Sunday in Lent - B

25th February 2018 - Second Sunday in Lent - B
18th February 2018 - First Sunday in Lent - B
11th February 2018 - Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time - B " World Day 0f The Sick "
04th February 2018 - Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time - B

28st January 2018 - Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
21st January 2018 - Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
14th January 2018 - Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
7th January 2018 - The Baptism of The Lord