Category Archives: Parish News

Kingscourt Parish Repository

Our Kingscourt Parish Repository is OPEN after all weekend Masses and by appointment. The Repository now stocks a wide range of medals, pendants, rosary beads, prayer books and other suitable gifts for children who will celebrate First Holy Communion or  … Continue reading

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ACCORD Counselling

ACCORD offers a professional counselling service for couples and individuals. All counsellors are highly trained and accredited. Call 046 9023146.

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St. Brigid

Our beautiful stained glass of St. Brigid by Margaret Becker depicts Brigid the woman of peace who brought harmony where there was conflict, light to darkness and hope to the downcast. St. Brigid pray for us.

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Catholic Schools Week

All are welcome to our special Mass at 12 noon on this Sunday 27th January celebrating Catholic Schools Week and the excellent work of our four Catholic Schools in Kingscourt parish. Our Catholic schools share an ethos that is inclusive, … Continue reading

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Sharing the Good News – Issue 48, January 2019

Please see attached issue 48 of Sharing the Good News, in a new two-page format. The January 2019 issue includes articles on: Young Irish Catholics in Panama for World Youth Day 2019 Archbishop Eamon Martin consults faithful ahead of February … Continue reading

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Community First Responder Group

This is a scheme where volunteers are dispatched by the HSE National Ambulance Service to 999/112 calls for chest pain, suspected stroke, cardiac arrest and choking to provide assistance while an ambulance is en route. This Responder Group has been operational … Continue reading

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POPE FRANCIS – NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS

These are the ten things that Pope Francis called upon Vatican employees to do: 1. “Take care of your spiritual life, your relationship with God, because this is the backbone of everything we do and everything we are.” 2. “Take … Continue reading

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Pope Francis and the Family

Pope Francis on December 30, 2018, spoke of two elements that accompanied Mary and Joseph as parents of Jesus: astonishment and anxiety. His remarks came before praying the noonday Angelus with a crowd estimated at 50,000 in St. Peter’s Square … Continue reading

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Good politics at the service of peace

“Peace be to this house!” In sending his disciples forth on mission, Jesus told them: “Whatever house you enter, first say, ‘Peace be to this house!’ And if a son of peace is there, your peace shall rest upon him; … Continue reading

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THANK YOU

A very sincere and heartfelt thanks to all who are involved in so many aspects of parish life and ministry in this wonderful parish. Thanks to our countless volunteer members on our Parish Finance Committee, our Parish Pastoral Planning Team, … Continue reading

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