Notices Information and Faith Resources 04 September 2016

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Mass Readings


Essay regarding Martin Luther

Read the essay “Here I Stand” recently published on the Dublin Review of Books website written by our own Fr Patrick Claffey here.

Faith Development Opportunity

Alpha Logo - 07082016A very well attended meeting tool place in the  Catherine McAuley centre, Baggot St. last Thursday evening.  Those who attended were given a detailed introduction to the content of the Alpha course.  It is expected that an Alpha course will commence in early October and be offered on Thursday evenings in the Catherine McAuley centre It is planned that the meetings each Thursday will commence with soup/ sandwiches followed by a talk/ presentation on a specific theme which in turn will be followed by a small group discussion.  If you would like to participate in the Alpha course please contact Fr. Claffey (email: for more details.

Would you like to view church services in different locations in Ireland and the UK? Click here to access
Lectio Divina in St. Mary’s Parish every Sunday. Click here for more details.
Lectio Divina as a way of deepening our relationship with God. See introduction to Lectio Divina on YouTube here by Fr. James Martin SJ.

Click here for information about a weekly Lectio Divina meeting in St. Mary’s Parish
Religious Education Conference – Los Angeles – 2016
Workshop 2-01: Fr. Gregory Boyle: “Be Fearless for Me: Courage and the Gospel of the Marginalized”Source:
Biblical Resources in relation to Mass Readings including notes for readers
Access the Crux website here. “Covering all things Catholic”
Commentary on Mass Readings