02 December 2020

LOCAL KNIGHTS OF ST COLUMBANUS:  have won the Council of the Year Award for 2013/2014.  They won the award for their efforts at being involved in Parish Life, organising the Corpus Christi procession, bible study group, charitable work and for promoting Catholic values in our community.

THE GARDA CHOIR, Musical Director - Catherine Kennedy Killoran and Pianist Helen Devine who entertained over 600 people in The Church Of The Assumption on Fri. 24th. October.

Garda Choir 


Next  Saturday, 1st, is All Saints Day.  Masses are as follows: 6.30pm (Vigil), 7.45am 10.00am & 1.00pm.  Durrow Friday 8pm. 

All parishioners who have lost a loved one during the past year and all bereaved people of our parish are invited to a Mass on Saturday 8th November at 10.00 am in the Church of Assumption.

Monday 27th  is a Bank Holiday.  There will be one Mass only at 11.00am.

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.

Sacrament of Baptism
The next available Baptism dates are on: Sat 22nd Nov, Sun 7th Dec &  Sat 20th Dec in Tullamore and Sun 14th Dec in Durrow..  The pre-baptism meeting for this is on Wednesday 19th Nov. To book in for the meeting and baptisms, contact the Parish Secretary, at the Parish Office, Mon-Fri, 9.30am-5pm.


MINDFULNESS & WELLBEING THERAPEUTIC GROUP:  starts 5th Nov for 6 weeks, help cope with stress, anxiety or low moods.  Contact Fiona 087 0668198 or Lorna 087 6596198.

TEACH MHUIRE PRAYING COMMUNITY:  Mass for healing Tue 4th Nov @ 8.00pm St Pauls Church, Emo, Portlaoise.

MEDITATION:  Marian Hostel on Mondays at 7.00pm.



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