14 July 2020
Jesus, you place on my forehead
the sign of my sister Death:
"Remember you are dust,
and to dust you shall return." Amen
 Ash 

LENT 2020

LENT 2020 PRAY + FAST + SHARE

Ash Wednesday, 26th February is a day of fast and abstinence from meat. Masses and distribution of Ashes will be 7:30 am, 10:00 am, 1:10 pm & 7:30 pm.
Durrow 8:00 pm.

Evening Prayer for Lent commences next Sunday 1st. March at 5:30 pm in the Church of the Assumption. All are welcome.

Lenten Masses: Monday - Friday 7:30 am, 10:00 am, 7:30 pm

Weekday Stations of the Cross: Monday - Saturday, 9:45 am

Bible Reflection: Every Tuesday after 10:00 am Mass in Parish Centre

Sunday Evening Prayer, Adoration & Benediction: 5:30 - 6.00 pm

Lives of the Saints: 15 min talk after Friday 7:30 pm Mass, in Day Chapel.

Friday 28th Feb. St. Thérèse of Lisieux and her parents St. Louis & St. Zélie Martin

Friday 6th March St. Padre Pio

Friday 13th March St. Oliver Plunkett

Friday 20th March St. Dymphna

Friday 27th March St. John Henry Newman

Friday 3rd April St. Brigid of Kildare

Embracing the Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy Togeher

READERS FOR LENT

Readers are needed for the evening masses during Lent. Please leave your name in the Sacristy if you would like to volunteer. 

CONNECTING WITH SAINTS WHO INSPIRE US TODAY

During Lent, Fr. Luke and Fr. Fergal will give a 15 min. Presentation on saints who inspire us today, after Friday 7:30 pm Mass in the Day Chapel. 
<<Click Here>> for details.

BLOOD DONATIONS URGENTLY REQUIRED

The mobile blood donation unit will be at the Tullamore Court Hotel on Monday Feb. 24th., Tue. Feb. 25th., Wed. Feb. 26th and Thu. Feb. 27th. between
4:30 pm and 8:00 pm. Remember; One pint of blood can save three lives!

VOCATIONS INFORMATION

The Diocese will hold a vocations information day on Palm Sunday (April 5th.) in St. Mary's Church, Navan. If you have been considering the priesthood this is an opportunity for you to find out more about what priesthood entails, about seminary studies; and a chance to explore God's call to priesthood in a deeper way. The event begins at 1pm with the Mass for Palm Sunday in the Parish Church. 
For more information please contact Fr Shane Crombie. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

CLONMACNOISE VIGIL

The Clonmacnois Vigil will be in the Cluain Chiaráin Centre on Fri. 21st. Feb. with Mass at 9:00 pm. and Adoration & prayers, until 2:15 am. 
Ph. 0857746763 

CANAL CAMINO 

A Canal Camino Way Walk will take place on the 17th. March, from Tullamore & Edenderry, starting at 7.30 am, and moving on to Croghan Hill for Mass at noon. Looking for people to raise funds. Info & sponsorship cards ph. Laz 0866778807, Aislinn 087068 8530, Ricey 0868153047, Paul 0878375407 or Ronan (087)6189094, www.selfhelpafrica.org or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS COURSE

The Court Hotel, Thurs. 27th. Feb, and 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th March & 2nd April. 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm. €70 or free to JSB or JSA.  05793 57480 or www.localenterprise.ie/Offaly.  

HOST FAMILIES REQUIRED

For French students in July and August. Contact Marie on 0874154983 after 3:00 p.m. or text host.

BAPTISMS                     

The next available Baptism dates
are Sat. 21st. & 28th. March & Sun. 5th. April in  Tullamore The pre-baptism meeting for these dates is on Wed 18th. Mar. 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 . 
PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE: 
24th. Oct 2020.  Ph. Pat 0863192399, P.J. 0868796190 or Luke 0879113118
PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE: 
Easter Monday - April 13th. 2020 for 7 nights.  Ph. Paul Galvin, 0878375407.
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)
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