St Loman's Cemetery
Essential repair works have been carried out to ensure the safety of people visiting the cemetery. New concrete has been laid – in order to allow this to set properly, no traffic can pass over for some time. Accordingly, the gate will be closed for a further two weeks.
World Meeting of Families
Would parishioners who have booked bus tickets to travel as a group to the Papal Mass please call to the Parish Office to confirm booking and pay the bus fare (€20). All buses are now booked up.
Pope Francis has appointed Fr Tom Deenihan from Cork as new Bishop of Meath. Bishop Michael Smith has retired after 34 years. Our prayers are with both at this time. Bishop Elect Tom Deenihan will be ordained in the Cathedral in Mullingar on Sunday, September 2nd.
St Patrick’s Church - Restoration Project
Work continues on the church walls, windows and roof. This project is being funded by the parish through the weekly plate and envelope collection The parish has no other source of income, loans of €500,000 have been obtained. These loans will be repaid over a period of four years. We appeal to all parishioners to continue your contributions to parish funds in order to complete and pay for this restoration project. All donations are gratefully accepted. Thank you.
Notices in the Church
To display posters or news of coming events in the Church, please use the notice boards provided in the porches. Notices pinned or taped on walls, furniture, gates or doors will be removed because of damage caused to the walls and woodwork.
Parishioners in hospital
If you know of anyone from your family or the parish who is in hospital and would like a visit from one of the priests, please let us know. You can leave a message in the Sacristy of the Parish Office.