|Our Lady and St. Brendan’s Parish have organised a bus to the Closing Mass with Pope Francis in the Phoenix Park on Sunday August 26th at 3pm.
The bus costing €50 per adult or €100 for two adults and one child (or one adult and two children) and can be booked at Our Lady & St Brendan’s Parish Office. We will also register you for your free ticket to the Mass.
The Mass may involve a 3 to 5km walk EACH WAY and guidance will be given re bringing seating/umbrellas/food. People needing special assistance can be with their family in a corral or in a designated area with a carer (copy of medical certificate required at booking). Bus departure time to be decided.
Please give your name and payment to the Parish Centre as soon as possible. For those who will be organising their own transport, free tickets for the Mass are available online on www.worldmeeting2018.ie
Our Diary is now open. The 10am Mass each Sunday will be offered for the people of the Parish. Sunday Masses at 11.15am & 12.30pm will be available for Anniversary and other bookings. It would be helpful if you have provisionally booked a Mass to confirm the booking in the Parish Office with the Mass Offering: otherwise we can offer the Mass to another family.
with the prayer to the Guardian Angel are again in stock and can be acquired at our Pastoral Centre or Sacristy. Cost €1.
was a great success last week. We had 210 Transition Year students from Tralee in the Ballyroe Hotel. We had inputs from the SMA Team on Climate Justice, the Tralee Youth Ministry Group and Elma Walsh speaking about Donal Walsh and his message. The SMA Team spoke about their Thumb-Print campaign (picture below). Well done to all who were invloved.
Bishop Ray Browne has announced a number of clerical changes.
|Fr. Patsy who has been in this parish for 10 years has been appointed to Ballinskelligs Parish as Parish Priest. We have been enriched by his ministry and we wish him well in his new appointment.|
|Fr Niall Geaney, a native of Castleisland and ordained with the Kiltegan Fathers. He was ordained in 1974 and has worked in a few countries in Africa including Nigeria, Sudan, Uganda and Kenya. He returned to Ireland in 2016 and was appointed as curate in our parish in July 2017.|
People often experience that the Word of God in the bible comes to life for them when it is ‘broken open’ and shared in a group setting. This Lent let God surprise us as we open ourselves and reflect together on the Sunday Gospel. We will use the simple Lenten Resource outlined in ‘Hearing, Happening, Hoping’ available to download on www.killaloediocese.ie Join us on Wednesday mornings this Lent from 10am-11am in St. Brendan’s Pastoral Centre.
are associated with the Season of Lent. The Liturgy Group have prepared prayers and reflections to help us and these are placed near each Station. We encourage you to do the Stations of the Cross during Lent.
We wish to welcome the return of Fr. Marijan Vukov, (pronounced as Marian Vu-Cove) who was with us for three weeks last year. He is a native of Croatia and is studying in Rome. He will be with us until October 3rd. We hope he will once again enjoy the hospitality of Tralee and Co. Kerry
We were delighted that some of the Roses attended our 10am Mass on Sunday August 21st. A big welcome to the Roses, their families and all visitors to our town.
Some of the Roses (and future Roses) in the Parish Centre after Mass.
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