Summer Picnics 2019

As the good weather seems to be continuing, last Sunday June 30th, Fr. Hugh,invited anyone from the chaplaincy who would like to organize a picnic after Mass, for themselves or others, to please feel free to do so. Fr. Hugh suggested the following two Sundays, 13th and 12th of July but in fact if the […]

M. Jean Bijasson. RIP

The Irish Chaplaincy is saddened to learn of the death today of  M. Jean Bijasson, longtime parishioner and friend of the Aumônerie and former board member and Treasurer of the Fondation Irlandaise. We extend our deepest sympathies, thoughts and prayers to Geraldine, to their children and grandchildren and sorrowing family, friends and associates during this […]

Community Picnic 23 June 2019

It is that time of year again and the chaplaincy community summer picnic will take place this Sunday the 23rd of June after Sunday mass. I would ask all who are participating in the picnic to please bring enough food for yourself and something to share with others…sweet or savoury…all are welcome…!! I am looking […]

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