20 April 2024

For the week beginning on Sunday  02nd.  Apr.  2023       

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PRAY ANYWHERE AND ANYTIME!

On our Youtube channel, Tullamore Parish, you will find the Prayer of the Stations of the Cross, with pictures of the stations in Tullamore church with prayer recited by a few parishioners.

You can view closely the images of the stations in Tullamore church and you can listen to beautiful texts about the road of the cross crossed by the Saviour during this time of Lent.

 

 

HOLY WEEK 2023

<<Click Here>> for full details of Holy Week ceremonies in Tullamore.

DAY OF RECONCILIATION & MASS FOR SICK 

Two of the sacraments celebrate healing - Holy Anointing and Confession. One is for the body and the other is for the soul. On Monday of Holy Week, 3rd. April, both sacraments will be celebrated.

There will be a Penitential Ceremony after 7.45.am, 10.00.am and 7.30.pm Masses. A Priest will be available in the Church for Confessions from 8.00.am-1.00.pm and from 3.00-7.00pm.

The Sacrament of the Sick will be offered during Mass for Healing at 2.00.pm.

FOR CHILDREN BAPTISED IN 2022

We invite parents and their children to the celebration of the Eucharist on Easter Sunday, April 9th, at 10.00 am in Tullamore Church. We would like you to join us, to celebrate and remember your child's baptism and entry into the Christian Community during 2022. All children will receive a blessing at the end of Mass. Please come and be part of this special occasion.

BUS TO CHRISM MASS WED. 4th.

If you are interested in booking a seat, leave name & phone no in Sacristy or Parish Centre.

GOOD FRIDAY - COLLECTION FOR THE HOLY PLACES

It is a universal custom that a collection for the Holy Places is taken up on Good Friday.  The plight of Christians in the Holy Land is becoming more difficult and their numbers have reduced significantly and worryingly.  We will have this as an exit collection after Good Friday ceremonies.

LENT 2023 

WEEKDAY MASSES 7.45am, 10.00am & 7.30pm.

WEEKDAY STATIONS OF THE CROSS before 10.00am Mass.

EVENING PRAYER on Sundays at 5.30pm in the Church of the Assumption.

WEEKLY TALKS ON DAILY MASS READINGS given by Fr. Séan Heaney on Thursdays after 10.00am. Mass in he Parish Centre. All are welcome. Please bring a bible if you have one.

ACCORD TULLAMORE 

We are ecruiting marriage preparation facilitators. <<Click Here>> for details.

ADORATION 

Adoration continues in the Church of the Assumption, Tullamore daily 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Mon. To Sat. And 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sun. If you can do 1 hour per week in adoration please ring Pat on 0851162668

TULLAMORE PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO LOUGH DERG 

August 9-11th. 2023. If interested, please leave your name & mobile number with Regina in our sacristy or email Fr Fergal, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Total cost: €100. Open to 15 years olds and up. Bus leaves Wed. Aug. 9th. at 8:00am and returns at
6:00pm on Fri. Aug. 11th. 

LIVING WELL PROGRAMME 

Free online 6 week group self-management programme, starting in March, for adults living with long term health conditions. To book - Contact Aine 0416850676 or 0871140371 also Joanne 0416860710 / 0874308735. Visit www.hse.ie/livingwell for more information.

WORLD YOUTH DAY 2023 

1-6 Aug, Lisbon, Portugal, with Pope Francis, for young Catholics (aged 18-35). checkout www.dioceseofmeath.ie,  Meath Diocese WYD.

MASS INTENTIONS   

Click  for the full list of Mass Intentions to be celebrated this week.

EVENTS AT TULLAMORE LIBRARY

Offaly County Library has a full and varied programme of events some of which are sure to be suited to you or your family. <<Click Here>> for full details of this week's events.

WORLD YOUTH DAY 2023 

1-6 Aug, Lisbon, Portugal, with Pope Francis, for young Catholics (aged 18-35). checkout www.dioceseofmeath.ie,  Meath Diocese WYD.

TULLAMORE PARISH CHOIR 

New members are invited to join the Parish Choir. We sing at 11.30am Mass on Sundays and rehearse in the Parish Centre every second Thursday.
Telephone Martina for details on 0857630022

PARKING IN CHURCH GROUNDS  

As and from Monday 28th February 2022, the Church barrier will be open only from 7.00am until 12.00 non to facilitate Mass goers.

SACRAMENTS

BAPTISM: Please contact the parish secretary. Baptisms take place monthly on the first Sunday in Tullamore, second Sunday in Durrow, third and fourth Saturday in Tullamore.

CONFESSIONS: Saturday 2.00-3.00pm in the Day Chapel.

SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE: To book the Church for weddings, contact the Parish Secretary at least three months in advance.  All couples getting married must complete a pre-marriage course.  Contact ACCORD 0579341831 or www.accord.ie.  ACCORD also providecouple and relationship counseling In-Person and Online in Tullamore.  Phone 057 9341831 or 0864669926 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

ALONE

A Support line for older people Ph. 0818 222024 is available 8:00am. - 8:00pm. daily.

MONEY ADVICE AND BUDGETING SERVICE (MABS)

MABS ( a free, confidential service forople who have problems with money management): Nationl Helpline 0761072000 Mon - Fri 9:00 am to 8:00 pm  

SHALOM WORLD MINISTRIES

Shalom World is a 24/7 commercial free Catholic television network for the whole family. Use the floating link to access the live "Shalom Media Gallery" or click on the icon on the right to find out more about Shalom World Ministries.

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