Parish Newsletter August 26th, 2018

Parish of Sts. Columbanus & Gall, Milltown, Dublin 6  

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

“You have the message of eternal life, and we believe” (John 6)

This Week’s Feast Days

Mon. 27th: St. Monica
Tues. 28th: St. Augustine
Wed. 29nd: The Passion of St. John the Baptist
Fri. 31st: St. Aidan
Please note there will be no Bethany Meeting in August. The next meeting of the Bethany Group will take place on Wednesday, September 19th.



Thank you for your contributions to last Sunday’s collections. The Offertory Collection amounted to €1160 and the Share collection amounted to €870.


Pope Francis


Date for your Diary!

Milltown Parish’s Active Retirement Group have organised an outing to the Garda College in Templemore. This will take place on Tuesday Sept. 18th. Details to follow.



The Centre operates as a social centre for the enjoyment of elderly persons in our area.
It aims to foster the wellbeing of older persons in a holistic way and to enhance the quality of their lives, to provide a service that fosters the core values of dignity, compassion, justice and respect, and to support the family and carers of the older person.
The Centre operates from 10.00hrs until 14.30 hrs weekly, Monday to Friday. The service includes a welcome cup of tea/coffee, light exercise activity period, Mass optional), and a healthy lunch.
The Centre may also be able to assist persons who need help in getting to and from the Centre. Contact the Centre at: 2698995.


Milltown Parish Project 200 Building Works:

Thank you to those who have donated to our Building Fund. Please note that the correct IBAN No. for donations is IE90ULSB98505006326277
To assist us with bank regulations we ask you to make cheques payable to Milltown Parish

During the building works the church will be closed for all religious services from Mondays to Fridays (at any time) and on Saturdays until the evening.

Sunday Masses, (including the 6pm Vigil Mass on Saturdays), i.e. Saturday 6.00pm and Sunday 10.00am, 11.30am and 5.30pm will be held in the Parish Church


perhaps you have a craft which you enjoy? If so, please come along to the Parish Pastoral Centre between 10am–12.30pm on Thursday mornings, where parishioners will have an opportunity to share their creative talents.