Céad Míle Fáilte to the Portmarnock Parish Website. We hope you find it useful for finding out more about our parish and for keeping you up to date with what’s happening.
Click here for access to our WebCamera in Teallach Áine in the Parish Centre.
ONLINE MASS TIMES IN OUR CLUSTER DURING COVID-19 LEVEL 3 RESTRICTIONS
(These Masses are not open to the public)
Sundays at 11:00 a.m. only. No weekday Masses
Yellow Walls: (Click here)
Sundays: Saturday Vigil Mass at 6:00 p.m. No Sunday morning Mass
Weekday Masses at 10:00 a.m.
St. Sylvester’s and Yellow Walls will be open for short periods of personal prayer each day.
St. Anne’s, Portmarnock remains closed for repairs until further notice – as does Kinsealy
MASS READINGS FOR TODAY IN IRISH & ENGLISH
Click here for today’s Mass Readings
Extract From Archbishop Martin’s Message To Parishes yesterday following Government Announcement Of Dublin Being Moved To Level 3 Of Covid-19 Prevention Measures:
“Places of worship will have to remain closed from midnight tonight, except for private prayer, weddings and funerals. Attendance at wedding liturgies and funerals will be limited to 25. Religious services can be transmitted online with no public presence. The Masses from the Pro-Cathedral are accessible on www.dublindiocese.ie and www.procathedral.ie ”
Click here for the full text of the Archbishop’s letter
18th September 2020 (18.45).
PARISH, OFFERTORY, SHARE & CROSSCARE
If parishioners wish to donate online they can contribute by clicking on the “Donate” button near the top of this page, just above Mass Times. When you press the “Donate” button you will be presented with a screen that allows you to enter the amount you wish to donate. Beneath this amount there is a “drop-down” area that gives you four options that you can donate to. Please ensure that you select one of the four options:
Parish Funds – the Donation goes to St. Anne’s Parish
Common Fund – (Offertory Collection) – the Donation goes to the Diocese
Share – the Donation goes to the Diocese
Other – Donations under this heading will go to Crosscare
DIOCESAN SAFEGUARDING DAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2020
Letter from Archbishop Martin
Click here for details of the Letter from Archbishop Martin
NATIONAL HOSPICE COFFEE MORNING
Held on Thursday, September 24th at 10:00 a.m.
The Hospice Cake Sale & Raffle held on Thursday, September 24th in Smyth’s Butchers Car Park raised €3,200. Thank you to all who helped make this a success, especially those who baked, donated and supported it. Your generosity is very much appreciated.
Please note that due to the construction of a new roof on St. Anne’s Church, the church will be closed until work is complete, which will be towards the end of September. In the meantime, Mass will be celebrated in Teallach Áine in the Parish Centre.
A LIST OF OTHER CHURCHES WITH SCHEDULED MASS TIMES
Click on any of the links below
750 CLUB – IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Click here for important information regarding the 750 CLUB
Click here for 750 draw Results for April, May & June 2020
If you are isolated and would like to join in saying the Rosary on the internet click on one of the following links:
Click here for Joyful Mysteries – Monday/Saturday
Click here for Sorrowful Mysteries – Tuesday/Friday
Click here for Glorious Mysteries Wednesday/Sunday
Click here for Mysteries of Light – Thursday
A QUIET MOMENT
Click here for a little oasis of peace in these dreadful times
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION/CONFESSION
Click here for information on how to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation during these times
ACT OF SPIRITUAL COMMUNION
Click here for details of how to receive Spiritual Communion while attending Mass on the internet, radio or television
COVID-19 SUPPORT LINE FOR OLDER PEOPLE
ALONE has launched a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance where necessary. The support line is open Monday to Friday, 8:00am – 8:00pm, by calling 0818 222 024.
LATEST GUIDELINES ISSUED BY THE ARCHDIOCESE
ON SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 WITH UP TO DATE INFORMATION RE CHURCH SERVICES
Click here for detailed guidelines issued by The Archdiocese of Dublin on September 19, 2020
Have a look at our Links page. These are a selection of websites that are easily accessible:
Mass Readings for Today
Pope Francis Tweets
Praying Each Day
Saint of the Day
and many others
The Portmarnock Parish Centre will be closed until further notice and essential contact with the Parish should be made by e-mail at email@example.com
PROGRESS – MONTHLY NEWSLETTER
Production of our monthly newsletter “Progress” has been temporarily suspended due to COVID-19. We will keep parishioners updated via our website
PILGRIMAGES & TOURS
Please click here for updates on planned Pilgrimages to
Lough Derg Online, Lourdes, Medugorje & San Giovanni
MEALS ON WHEELS PORTMARNOCK
If you have a couple of hours to spare once a month, please contact
Benita @ 087 679 8673
Frank @ 086 372 6989
WELCOME TO PORTMARNOCK PARISH
If you are new to Portmarnock you might like to register and/or make contact with St. Anne’s Parish. Please use the Registration/Enquiry Form here and return it, completed, to the Parish Office, Strand Road, Portmarnock, Co. Dublin D13WK33
JUST A THOUGHT
“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”
POPE FRANCIS TWEETS
Click here to access TWEETS from Pope Francis
CCTV cameras and our WebCamera are in operation 24/7 in St. Anne’s church
MASS CARDS/ GREETING CARDS
Mass Cards in Irish & English are available in the Parish Office
The contribution for signed Mass Cards is €10
PORTMARNOCK PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL 2016 – 2019
Presidents: Canon John Flaherty, Fr. Conleth Meehan
Chairperson: David Sweeney – Acting Chairperson
Vice-Chairperson: David Sweeney
Members: Gerelynn Brodie, Ned Byrne, John Hughes, Pat Kavanagh, Teresa McCabe
FAMILY MASS FOLK GROUP
If you are interested in joining the Folk Group either as a musician or singer, please contact the Parish Office at 846 1561
AGE ACTION – CARE & REPAIR
This is a group of volunteers who carry out small repairs and minor tasks for people aged 60 plus, completely free of charge. If you, or anyone you know, would benefit from this service, please phone 086 865 3311
****** Suspended during Level 3 Restrictions ******
Parish Centre – Teallach Áine
Mondays & Wednesdays only 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION
A new European Data Protection Law was introduced on May 25th 2018. This new law applies to any organisation, including our Parish, that manages and processes people’s personal information. We are now working on ways of ensuring that what we do with your information is compliant with this new law. It is a work in progress and over the next few months we will keep you informed through the Parish Website and in the Newsletter as policies are put in place. If you have any questions about this please contact the Parish Office at 845 1561.