Monthly Archives: March 2020

Guidelines on Funerals in The Diocese of Meath

Following guidelines issued from the Government on March 31st 2020, Bishop Tom has directed their implementation with immediate effect in the Diocese of Meath. These guidelines state that immediate family members can still attend  funerals services of loved ones, including … Continue reading

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Kingscourt Parish Call to Prayer

Our parish is inviting all our parishioners to participate in “The Kingscourt Parish Call to Prayer”. You are cordially invited to send your Prayer Requests to info@kingscourtparish.ie or text 083 8287147. These Prayer Requests will be placed at the Altar … Continue reading

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LOCKDOWN….a thought

*L.O.C.K.D.O.W.N* is a time to *L*-isten to God’s voice and reflect. *O*-bey His word and His teachings. *C*-all on Jesus name and be calmed. *K*-now what is the purpose of all this. *D*-well in His presence. Do not panic. *O*-ffer … Continue reading

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Pastoral Letter by Bishop Dermot Farrell – former Parish Priest of Dunboyne

‘Apart But Not Alone: Hope and Strength in a Time of Crisis and Fear’  “To pray is to love. When we pray together – as couples, as families, as communities  … our prayer is also our response to God’s promptings, … Continue reading

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Parish Bulletin for 29th March 2020

Click beneath to download the latest Parish Bulletin: Kingscourt Parish Bulletin 29th March 2020

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Church Leaders in Ireland Encourage Community and Call for Prayer

Church of Ireland, Methodist Church in Ireland, Roman Catholic Church, Presbyterian Church in Ireland and Irish Council of Churches In a joint statement March 27, 2020, following a video conference, the leaders of the Church of Ireland, Methodist Church in … Continue reading

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Pope’s Urbi et Orbi Blessing in Light of Coronavirus

‘Why are you afraid? Have you no faith?’ Pope Francis on March 27, 2020, asked of the world the question Jesus asked of the apostles who cowered in fear in a storm-seized boat on the Sea of Galilee: “Why are … Continue reading

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Assistance in our Community

Thanks to all who are assisting the  many people in our community at this time. There is a great working together and displays the tremendous spirit and good will in this truly  great parish! Contact Brioni at 087 4632831 or … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Support Line for Older People

ALONE has launched 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 … Continue reading

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Vatican issues Decree regarding the celebration of the Easter Triduum in the context of Covid-19

A Decree entitled “In time of Covid-19” (II), has been issued by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments on Wednesday, 25 March 2020. The new document updates an earlier decree, dated 19 March 2020. It … Continue reading

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