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Sacred Space – 14-day Isolation Retreat specifically for the Coronavirus crisis

Sacred Space – 14-day Isolation Retreat specifically for the Coronavirus crisis The worldwide Jesuit online phenomenon that is ‘Sacred Space’ has introduced a 14 day ‘Isolation’ retreat specifically for the Coronavirus crisis. The retreat is structured around themes loosely based on the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius. Each day has a specific theme, a preparatory […]


STATIONS OF THE CROSS FROM CLONGOWES WOOD COLLEGE Clongowes Wood College have “A Way of the Cross” liturgy on their website https://clongowes.net/ Throughout this liturgy, you are invited to follow the Stations of the Cross by the celebrated early 20th Irish artist Sean Keating that hang in the College Chapel. You will hear the voices […]

Information on Services Provided by Crosscare & Accord Diocesan Agencies

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has drawn attention to the ongoing services being offered in the current crisis by two of the Diocesan Agencies, Crosscare and Accord Dublin. He paid tribute to these agencies for their creativity and concern in continuing to provide these services. The services include care for the homeless, emergency food support as well […]

Easter Sunday, April 12th – Weekly Bulletin

The Church of the Assumption and Ss. Columbanus & Gall, Milltown, Dublin Easter Sunday, April 12th Mass in Milltown Parish Church is suspended until further notice. The obligation for Sunday Mass attendance is not applicable during this time. The Parish Church is open from 9.30am – 5.30pm. The Parish Pastoral Centre will remain closed. For […]


The Parish Church is now open each day for private prayer from 10.30am – 5.30pm. The seats towards the front of the church have been closed off. We ask visitors to use the remaining seats located inside the main door as this area is cleaned throughout the day. Visitors are asked to adhere to the […]

Scripture Notes For HOLY WEEK – Dr Kieran J. O’Mahony OSA

Dear friends, According to the parish in Tralee (Co Kerry), the last time the Holy Week ceremonies were suspended was in 1847, on account of the number of burials during the Great Famine. it gives something of the scale of what we are experiencing. For believers, it will indeed be strange not to be in […]

RTE Broadcasting output of liturgies during Holy Week

Holy Thursday 9 April 16.40-17.35: Mass of the Lord’s Supper. Father Joe Campbell CC, Mullingar, Diocese of Meath, to celebrate Mass in commemoration of the Last Supper and Christ’s agony in Gethsemane, from the Cathedral of Christ the King, Mullingar. (RTÉ One TV and RTÉ Radio 1 Extra / LW252 / Digital Radio platforms. The […]

Scripture Notes For Palm Sunday – Fr. Kieran O’Mahony, OSA.

Palm Sunday A20 5 April 2020 Matt 27:32 As they went out, they came upon a man from Cyrene namedSimon; they compelled this man to carry his cross. 33 And when they came to a place called Golgotha (which means Place of a Skull), 34 they offered him wine to drink, mixed with gall; but when he tasted it, he would […]

Holy Week and Easter Message from Milltown Parish

Dear Parishioner,   On behalf of all of us on the parish team here in Milltown we would like to offer you and your loved ones our very best wishes for this Holy Week and Easter. It is a special season of grace and our prayer is that faith in God’s life-giving love may help […]

Support Services for Older and Vulnerable People

Support Services for Older and Vulnerable People COVID-19 community supports are now in place to ensure vulnerable members of the community are reached and helped at this time. These comprise the local authority, Health Service Executive, County Champions, An Post, Community Welfare Service, An Garda Síochána, other State organisations, charities and other stakeholders. These Dedicated […]