The Rector writes ’‘Today’s Blessing of the Animals Service in St Mary’s Church follows a world-wide tradition of honouring Saint Francis of Assisi ,who it is said, had a special God-given gift with animals. His feast day is on October 4th and so you often find services of this nature held at this time of […]
ARCHIVE September, 2014
Carrigaline union Harvest Supper-Saturday 11th October at 7.30pm in the Canon McCrea Hall, St Mary’s School, Carrigaline. All Welcome. Ticket 15 euro includes supper and dancing. Contact Henry Forbes 0872035000 or Adrian Bateman 0868300379 for tickets or the Parish Office.
The Rector writes ‘As you know , as a parish, we are in the process of trying to become an ‘Eco Congregation’ and at the time of writing this, the Independent Assessors were to visit on Friday 19th so hopefully all went well and we will meet the criteria necessary to achieve the award. We have […]
The Rector writes ‘The Sunday School begins again today in St Mary’s Church. It is a lovely thing to see children tripping happily out to learn more about God . There would probably be a lot of adults in our churches who would gladly trip out to Sunday School but that is another story! The procedure […]
The Rector writes ‘Next month we will have a visit from a group of people from the charity ‘Feed the Minds’ This is a charity which helps marginalised people transform their lives through education, mainly through community-led projects in the Global South. As they say themselves on their website, www.feedtheminds.org , their projects are local […]