Milltown Parish Weekly Bulletin – October 4th 2020

Parish of Sts. Columbanus & Gall, Milltown, Dublin

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Day for Life – October 4th, 2020


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Donations to the weekly Offertory and Share Collections can be made on this Parish Website


This Week’s Feast Days


Wednesday 7th: Our Lady of the Rosary

Friday 9th: St. John Henry Newman


Prayer of Cardinal Newman 

May the Lord support us all the day long,
Till the shades lengthen and the evening comes,
and the busy world is hushed, and the fever of life is over,
and our work is done.
Then in his mercy may he give us a safe lodging,
and holy rest, and peace at the last.




Due to Level 3 restrictions there will be no public Mass in Milltown church until further notice.

Daily on line Mass is at 10am and also at 11.30am on Sundays.

All Masses are livestreamed and can be viewed on

Livestreamed Masses can also be accessed through this parish website.

The church is open for private prayer on Monday – Saturday from 10.45 to 5.30pm and on Sunday from 12,30pm to 5.30pm.


We offer our condolences to the families and friends of the late Jane McElroy & Emma Greer whose funerals took place here during the last week.

ACCORD Dublin has launched a new website.  For Sacramental Marriage Preparation Courses or for Marriage and Relationship Counselling please visit


COVID-19 Support Line for Older People

ALONE manage 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 seven days a week, 8am – 8pm, by calling 0818 222 024.

If you wish to volunteer with Alone please visit


Envelopes for donations to Crosscare’s Annual Collection are available in our Church.  Donations can also be made on line at

By supporting Crosscare you are helping their work with those most in need in our community at this time of crisis.



We are currently looking for new members to join this group. There is a 6-month volunteer rota. This means that each volunteer arranges the flowers for 2 weeks in every 6 months. If you are interested in joining this group, please call Muriel at 086 8320278. No experience is necessary.


We wish to remind parishioners that copies of our Child Safeguarding Policy Statement are on display in the Church porches and in the Parish Pastoral Centre.