Chartres Pentecost Walking Pilgrimage 2019

It is that time of year again for the annual Pentecost Walking Pilgrimage to Chartres which takes place officially on the 8th of June until the 10th of June. As usual the Irish chaplaincy will have a mass on the 7th of June for the Irish and Scottish pilgrims coming to the event, other pilgrims […]

Notre Coeur

A member of our congregation, Christine Taylor was moved after the tragic events of Notre Dame, she composed this beautiful poem below . Notre Coeur I take a walk, in a familiar area. I know the streets, the shops, the memories on every corner. The overwhelming feeling of … wrong… is new. The sun should […]

Notre Dame Cathédral

  Ile de la Cite is the spiritual and historic center and the oldest district of Paris, it was wounded on the evening of the 15th of April with the horrible news that Notre Dame Cathedral was on fire.  Notre Dame is such a symbol of Paris and France, to see this beautiful monument of […]

St. Brigid’s Day 2019

On Sunday the 3rd of February we celebrate St.Brigid of Kildare, Patron of Ireland with the blessing of the St.Brigid’s crosses.  After Mass there will be the usual tea and coffee offering but we ask you bring some extra goodies to share to help us celebrate St. Brigid’s day in full.  

Advent Carol Service 2018

On Saturday, December 8th, the Advent Carol Service will take place at 17h00. As usual, after the service, refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome!  

First Communion celebration, Family Day BBQ

Just a little reminder that, First Communion celebration, Family Day and Barbecue will take place on Sunday September 30th. All welcome! Please bring enough food for yourselves and some to share. Many thanks and we are looking forward to seeing you all.    

Fr. Hugh interviewed by KTO Television

  Fr. Hugh recently had a wide-ranging interview to KTO television on a variety of faith related matters in anticipation of the forthcoming Meeting of Families and visit of the Holy Father at the end of August. The interview can be accessed here: https://youtu.be/hk3yGFxrbBw        

Community Picnic 22nd July

Dear all, As it will be the second last Sunday before the chaplaincy break for the summer, following our 11.30 Mass on Sunday the 22nd of July there will be a community picnic. Everyone is welcome to join us. Please bring enough food for yourself and some to share. Food can be left in with […]

Sunday July 1st – Avertissement

Sunday July 1st – Avertissement ‘Un an après sa mort, Simone Veil entre dimanche au Panthéon, l’occasion de rendre un hommage populaire dans les rues de Paris à cette figure de la vie politique française et européenne du XXe siècle.  Dimanche matin, le cortège funèbre, escorté par des motards de la Garde républicaine, traversera la […]

Paul Downes RIP.

Paul Downes RIP. We extend our deepest sympathy to Ron and Mandy Downes on the sudden death of Ron’s brother Paul. The death has occurred of Paul DOWNES Greenhills, Dublin.  Downes, Paul Joseph, 11th June 2018, Greenhills, Dublin 12, past pupil of Terenure College, peacefully, in the excellent care of the staff of St James’ […]