13 December 2019
Here I am, good and gentle Jesus, kneeling before You. With great fervour
I pray and ask You to instill in me genuine convictions of faith, hope and love,
with true sorrow for my sins and a firm resolve to amend them. Amen. 
  Crucifixion

CONFIRMATION RITUAL

The third Confirmation Ritual will be on Saturday 30th. November at 6:30 pm and Sunday 1st. December at 10:00 am. Masses.

A TIME TO REMEMBER

A special mass to remember all our loved ones who have passed away. Organised by the Junior Parish Pastoral Council. Monday 25th. November at 2:00 pm. in the Church of the Assumption, All welcome.

FEAST OF CHRIST THE KING 
Sung Vespers, Exposition & Benediction to mark the Solemnity of Christ the King, the Titular Feast of the Cathedral in Mullingar, will be on Sun. 24th. Nov. at 5:00 pm. 

AGE ACTION  

"Age Action" group require participants and volunteer tutors, Free computer class, Tullamore Library, ph. 01 4756989 for details.

BALLINAMERE LIGHTS PARADE 

For a different take on putting up Christmas lights, Ballinamere G.A.A. will hold a parade of decorated vehicles at 8:30 pm. on Dec. 8th. to raise funds for the "Friends of St. Luke's" Cancer Care and Ballinamere G.A.A. club.   <<More>>

CHRISTMAS CAROL SERVICE

Our annual Christmas Carol Service, featuring Parish and School choirs, will take place on Sunday 1st. December at 7:00 pm in The Church of the Assumption.  Admission is €10 with U-14s free.  Tickets are available from the Parish Centre.

DEMENTIA WORKSHOP

Carers Offices, Market Square, Wed. 4th. Dec. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, hoping to set up local Support Group.

NIGHT VIGIL TO KNOCK

On 7th. Dec, A bus leaves Tullamore Sq. 7:30 pm, seats must be booked. €10 dep. ph Maura 0863344722 

BAPTISMS              

The next available Baptism dates 
 
are Sat. 21st. Dec. & Sun.  5th.  Jan. In Tullamore & Sun. 12th. Dec. in  Durrow. The pre-baptism meeting for these dates is on Wed 18th. Dec. To book in for the meeting and baptisms, contact the Parish Secretary, at the Parish Office, Mon-Fri, 9.30am-5pm.

CONFESSIONS               

Saturday:  12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. 

Other Notices
CHARISMATIC PRAYER GROUP
The charismatic prayer group has moved to Parish Centre, our 'Life in the Spirit' will continue  every Wed. at 7:45 pm. All welcome.
ROSARY
In The Church Of The Assumption every Saturday after 6:30 pm. mass for evangelisation of our country. 
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 . 
HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE:
1-9th June 2020, Fr. Mark English.  0469068600; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or wwwtravalue.ie.
PILGRIMAGE TO POLAND:
Edenderry Parish, 24th. April 2020, €815, pp, for information contact Piotr, 0866066123.
CAR PARKING AVAILABLE
All-Day parking is available for only €2.00 in the parish car park beside the parochial house on St. Brigid's Place. This central location offers convenient access to all locations in the town centre. (Free parking is provided here for all church services)
Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it. [Mark Twain]

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