Balally Parish Bethany Mass: Sunday 15th November 2015
On Sunday 15th November 2015 the 11.30am Mass will be offered for all those from the parish who have died in the past 12 months. Relatives of those who were buried from this Church will be invited to take part in the Liturgy and will be asked to carry a candle in the entrance procession...
Sympathy: Betty Nolan
We extend our heartfelt sympathy to the family and many friends of Betty Nolan, Dun Emer. May she rest in the peace of Christ.
Sacrament of Matrimony: Sarah Geraghty & Eoin Dowling
Congratulations to Sarah Geraghty & Eoin Dowling who were married in this Church on Saturday 24th October last. We wish them every happiness for the future.
Sacrament of Baptism: Nicole Sophie McGrath
We Welcome baby Nicole Sophie McGrath, who was baptised into the Christian Community in this Church last week.
The Mysteries of the Parish: 4th Episode; Flower Power
4th Episode: Flower Power…The lesser spotted Florists Everything in our Church tells a story. It speaks to us about God, about our Salvation, our traditions and our own religious culture. Every detail has a meaning. We might take for granted that there are flowers behind or in front of the Altar. They are meant to...
Website Of The Week
The month of November brings with it some very interesting feast days and celebrations. We celebrate “All Souls day” on 2nd (Bethany Mass on the 15th Nov). On the 1st of November we celebrate the feast of all the Saints (a feast which, begins the evening before, a hallowed evening, holy evening … from whence...
The Week That Was @ Balally Parish
The First Communion Children from 3 schools were present at the 10.00 family Mass last Sunday. They brought their Baptismal candles and showed them to the whole community; a reminder of the connection between Communion and Baptism. During the week the new Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) had its meeting and determined to present itself to...
Parish Newsletter: 1st November 2015
The latest Parish Newsletter is available for viewing here; http://www.balallyparish.ie/news/parish-newsletters/
The Catholic Pre-School and Primary School Religious Education Curriculum for Ireland, published in September 2015 is available for purchase and viewing here; http://www.veritasbooksonline.com/catholic-preschool-and-primary-religious-education-curriculum-for-ireland.html# Background information on this resource is available here; http://www.catholicbishops.ie/2015/09/28/bishop-brendan-leahy-launches-new-catholic-religious-education-curriculum-and-programme/
Local Post-Primary Schools St. Tiernan’s Community School St. Tiernan’s Community School, Parkvale, Sandyford, Dublin 16. Tel: 295 3224 http://www.sttiernans.ie/ Wesley College Wesley College, Ballinteer Road, Ballinteer, Dublin 14 Tel: 298 7066 www.wesleycollege.ie St. Benildus College St. Benildus College, Upper Kilmacud Road, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin. Tel: 2986539 http://www.stbenilduscollege.com