Help the Irish Cancer Society in its work to support the one in three of us who will develop cancer during our lifetime, by attending the Daffodil Day coffee morning and raffle in the Parish Centre this Friday, March 28th, 10.30am to 12.30pm. If you can help in the running of this event by baking, donating a raffle prize etc. your contribution would be greatly appreciated. Please contact Pamela at the Rectory. tel: 2801616.
A Discussion Group will meet each Tuesday night in Lent, beginning March 11th, in the Meeting Room of the Parish Centre at 8 pm. Each meeting will last for about one hour and conclude with a cup of tea. We will be using the Themed Biblical Lent Resource, Church and Culture, prepared by the Biblical Association for the Church of Ireland. The theme for week one is: Affirmation and Celebration. All are most welcome.
Meanwhile Every Wednesday throughout Lent there is a short service of Holy Communion at 7.15 am, in addition to the regular Wednesday morning communion service at 11 am.
The Archbishop of Dublin, the Right Rev Michael Jackson, will be in St Paul’s this coming Sunday afternoon, March 9th, for a Service of Confirmation with Holy Communion at 3pm. The 14 candidates are: Louise McEvoy, Eleanor Finney, Niamh Quirke, Laura Kendrick, Reece Jordan, Sally Heneghan, Jacob Hayes, Leah Moloney, Stephen Keane, Zofja Cautley, Sophie Temperley, Jodie Vard, Sophie Krywonis and Ben Walker. A rehearsal and vigil service for the 14 young people, to which their parents and god-parents are invited, will be held in the church on Saturday at 8pm.