St.Gerard’s Parish

THIS WEEKS PARISH BULLETIN


ST GERARD’S PARISH NEWSLETTER

PARISH GROUPS DIRECTORY

St Gerard community of Fr Gerry, Fr Pat and Fr Brendan would like to wish all parishioners a Happy and Holy Christmas and a Peaceful New Year.

Welcome to this website of St Gerard’s Parish Newtownabbey in Northern Ireland.

On these pages you will be able to access information on upcoming events within the area:involving the church,community hall, the primary/nursery school and also local sports clubs.


Tidy Graves Service

Are  you are finding it hard to keep your loved ones graves looking well? We offer a service to clean & tidy graves and maintain them all year round.  Contact Andrew on  02890 292140  or

0771 8282816 www.wetidygraves.com

Or email :   andrew@wetidygraves.com

Fatima Pilgrimage

D&C Centenary Pilgrimage to Fatima (1917/2017)  led by Bishop Noel Treanor

Option 1    9 nights    25/7—3/8    £709

Option 2    7 nights   27/07—3/8   £659

For details /booking contact Joe Catney             9071 4001/0777 642 5631  Early booking advisable—seats limited Deposit secures

     


            


 


Kate’s Project Trust

Reaching out to the poor and vulnerable in the slums of Pattaya Thailand, this education-centred charity has been helping children with schooling and providing essential foods for ten years now.

www.katesproject.com


REGISTERED WITH THE CHARITY COMMISSION FOR NORTHERN IRELAND NIC 103353







             





 







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              PARISH SECRETARY: Kathleen Mannion

MON-FRI 1.00pm - 5.00pm eMAIL:gerards.parish@googlemail.com         Telephone: 02890 774 833

St Gerard's Parish, 722 Antrim Road, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, BT36 7PG

ST GERARD'S COMMUNITY

Fr Gerard Cassidy C.Ss.R P.P/RECTOR

Fr Pat McLaughlin C.Ss.R C.C

Fr Brendan McConvery C.Ss.R C.C



MASS TIMES

MON-SAT 09.30 AM THURS NOVENA 7.30 PM

SAT/ VIGIL MASS 6.30 PM

SUN 9.30 AM 11.30 AM & 7.00PM

Children’s Choir & Instrumental Group : Mass will be @ 11.30am Mass next Sunday 15th January .  Rehearsal will take place on 12th Jan 6-7pm in the Church.

Children’s Liturgy : will also take place @ 11.30am Mass on 15th Jan @ 11.30am Mass


Do This In Memory” :  Programme for children making 1st Communion this year continues on Sunday 22nd Jan @  11.30am Mass.


Parish Film Group : will be showing “Blaise Pascal” by Roberto Rossellini on Tuesday 24th Jan in the Church.  Discussant Fr Brendan Mc Convery Cssr


Christian Unity Week : 18th to 25th January : Service for this week of prayer for Christian Unity will be held in St Peter’s Cathedral on Tues 17th @ 7pm  Preacher : Rt Rev John Mc Dowell (Anglican Bishop of Clogher) Everyone welcome.






















 

















 




























                                               












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