21 July 2017

A PRAYER FOR THE FORGOTTEN DEAD
     
O merciful God, Take pity on those souls who have no particular friends and intercessors   
To recommend them to Thee, who, either through the negligence of those who are alive,      
Or through length of time are forgotten by their friends and by all.  Amen


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STRIKE BY A.S.T.I. MEMBERS CLOSES 2 SCHOOLS IN TULLAMORE
A strike by secondary teachers in support of the restoration of equal pay for young teachers entering the profession caused the closure of over 700 secondary schools throughout the country including Colaiste Choilm and the Sacred Heart School in Tullamore on Thursday 27 October 2016. <Click Here> for more.

FEAST OF ALL SAINTS and FEAST OF ALL SOULS 

Tue. 1st. Nov. is the “Feast of All Saints” MASS TIMES:
Durrow: Vigil 8:00 p.m. on Mon. 31st.
Tullamore on Tue. 1st. Nov.:   7:45 a.m.; 10:00 a.m.; 1:10 p.m.; 6:30 p.m.

Wed. 2nd.  Nov. is the “Feast of All Souls” MASS TIMES:
Tullamore on Wed. 2nd.  Nov.:   7:45 a.m.; 10:00 a.m.;  6:30 p.m. 

All public masses on Wed., Thu. And Fri. are offered for altar list of the dead.

OPERATION TRANSFORMATION
Countdown ……… 
One week to go for the start of  Operation Transformation. Weigh-in and diet plans begin on Sunday 6th. from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For Further Information  call 057-9321587 or text 0879942571.
CHRISTMAS CAROL FESTIVAL 
Tullamore Parish will present a Christmas Carol Festival featuring the Meath Diocesan Choir supported by the Sacred Heart School Choir, the Durrow Church Choir and Scoil Bhride Boys Choir in the Church of the Assumption on Sunday 4th. Dec. at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are available from the Parish Centre or any member of the finance committee at €10.00 (Adult) €6.00 (Student) and children under 14 Free.
PARISH PILGRIMAGE
The Tullamore Parish Pilgrimage to Fatima will be for 7 nights from 13th. July 2017 with Spiritual Director, Fr. Shane Crombie. Further information available from Pat Kidney 0863192399 or P.J. Smith 0868796190
CHARISMATIC PRAYER GROUP
The group meets in the Presbyterian Church, High St., every Wednesday evening at 7:45 p.m. since July 20th. All Welcome.
POLISH MASS
The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass is celebrated in Polish at 2.30pm in the Church of the Assumption on the 4th Sunday of every month. 
POLSKA MASS
Święta Ofiara Mszy jest obchodzony w języku polskim 2.30pm w kościele Wniebowzięcia NMP na 4. niedzielę każdego miesiąca .
BAPTISMS
The next available Baptism dates are Sat. 19th. Nov., Sat. 26th. Nov. & Sun. 4th. Dec. in Tullamore & Sun 11th. Dec. in Durrow. The pre-baptism meeting for these dates is on Wed. 16th. Nov. There will also be Baptism in Tullamore on Sat. 17th. Dec. 
To book in for the meeting and baptisms, contact the Parish Secretary, at the Parish Office, Mon-Fri, 9.30 am - 5.00 pm.

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PADRE PIO MASS:   Monthly Padre Pio Mass on Tues. Nov. 8th. 
at 7:30 p.m.
HOLY HOUR FOR PREVENTION OF SUICIDE:  Thurs. 3rd. Nov. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. All Welcome.
CAPPINCUR COMMUNITY ALERT: Cappincur Community Alert Scheme AGM will take place in St. Josephs Hall on Tuesday the 8th. of November at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome.

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Should you and I be involved in the celebration of Halloween?

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