Diary

  • Wed
    01
    Jan
    2014
    11:00 amSt Paul's church

    A service of Holy Communion (One) at 11am.

  • Sat
    11
    Jan
    2014
    3:00 pmParish Centre

    Opening day of Snow White and the Seven D.w.a.r.f.s. presented by the St Paul's Theatre Group, at 3 pm. Tickets: adult €12; child €8.
     Booking office 086 057 1961.

  • Sun
    12
    Jan
    2014
    3:00 pmParish Centre

    Snow White and the Seven D.w.a.r.f.s. presented by the St Paul's Theatre Group, at 3 pm. Tickets: adult €12; child €8.
     Booking office 086 057 1961.

  • Thu
    16
    Jan
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Snow White and the Seven D.w.a.r.f.s. presented by the St Paul's Theatre Group, at 8 pm. Tickets: adult €12; child €8.
     Booking office 086 057 1961.

  • Fri
    17
    Jan
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Snow White and the Seven D.w.a.r.f.s. presented by the St Paul's Theatre Group, at 8 pm. Tickets: adult €12; child €8.
     Booking office 086 057 1961.

  • Sat
    18
    Jan
    2014
    3 pm and 8 pmParish Centre

    Last two performances of Snow White and the Seven D.w.a.r.f.s. presented by the St Paul's Theatre Group, at 3 pm and 8 pm. Tickets:  Adult €12 Child €8.  All tickets €12 at 8 pm show. Booking office 086 057 1961

  • Wed
    22
    Jan
    2014
    7:30 pmParish Centre

    Introductory evening for Confirmation candidates and at least one of their parents, at 7.30pm in the Parish Centre. Classes will take place on the next six Wednesday evenings, starting at 7.30pm and lasting an hour.

  • Wed
    22
    Jan
    2014
    7:30 pmParish Centre

    Indoor Bowls resumes after break due to Christmas and the pantomime, starting at 7.30pm in the main hall. New members welcome.

  • Wed
    29
    Jan
    2014
    7:30 pmParish Centre

    The first of six weekly classes for Confirmation candidates, starting at 7.30pm and lasting an hour.

  • Sun
    02
    Feb
    2014
    7:00 pmSt Paul's church

    An ecumenical service for Candlemas at 7pm, with the combined choirs of St Paul's and Our Lady of Victories in Sallynoggin. All welcome.

  • Thu
    13
    Feb
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    A screening of Breakfast at Tiffany's, introduced by Philip Molloy of Newstalk, at 8pm. Admission free but there will be a chance to contribute towards the soup kitchen for the needy at Christ Church Dun Laoghaire.

  • Sun
    16
    Feb
    2014
    St Paul's church

    This is the deadline for adding your name  to the Register of Vestrymen and Women. Please ask the churchwardens or the rector for the appropriate form.  You must be over 18 years of age.  Being a registered vestryperson entitles you to vote at the General Vestry and to be eligible for election to the Select Vestry.

  • Sun
    16
    Feb
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    Shorter, more informal morning service for all ages, that includes contemporary music led by Ciaran Smith.

  • Tue
    18
    Feb
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    The annual revision of Register of Vestrymen and Women will take place at this Select Vestry meeting. Deadline for applications Feb 16 - see  entry above.

  • Sun
    23
    Feb
    2014
    5:30 pmMain Hall, Parish Centre

    A short, informal act of worship with contemporary music led by Ciaran Smith, followed by the serving of sausages and potato wedges.

  • Wed
    05
    Mar
    2014
    7:15 amSt Paul's church

    A 7.15 am service of Holy Communion, which will continue each Wednesday during Lent in addition to the regular Wednesday 11 am  Communion service.

  • Fri
    07
    Mar
    2014
    11:30 amSt Joseph's Glasthule

    Our area service to mark World Day of Prayer will be held in St Joseph's Glasthule. This year's service has been prepared by Christian women in Egypt and all men and women are welcome to attend.

  • Sat
    08
    Mar
    2014
    8:00 pmSt Paul's church

    Parents and god-parents are invited to accompany the Confirmation candidates to a rehearsal and vigil service starting at 8 pm.

  • Sun
    09
    Mar
    2014
    3:00 pmSt Paul's church

    A service of Confirmation in St Paul's at 3pm (time to be confirmed).

  • Tue
    11
    Mar
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    A Lenten Discussion group will meet on Tuesday nights this year, beginning on Tuesday 11th, March in the Committee Room of the Parish Centre (upstairs ) at 8 pm.  Each meeting lasts for about one hour and concludes with a cup of tea.  All are welcome.  

  • Sun
    16
    Mar
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    Shorter, more informal service with contemporary music aimed at all ages. There is no Sunday Club as children are invited to remain in church.

  • Mon
    17
    Mar
    2014
    11:00 amSt Paul's church

    A St Patrick's Day' service of Holy Communion at 11am

  • Tue
    18
    Mar
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Hour-long gathering in the Committee Room of the Parish Centre (upstairs ) at 8 pm, which  concludes with a cup of tea.  All are welcome.  

  • Sun
    23
    Mar
    2014
    Parish Centre

    A soup lunch after the morning service is being hosted by the Sunday Club, in aid of Solas. More details to follow.

  • Sun
    23
    Mar
    2014
    5:30 pmChurch and Parish Centre

    An informal act of worship for all ages, with contemporary music led by Ciaran Smith, followed by the serving of sausages and potato wedges in the Parish Centre. All welcome.

  • Tue
    25
    Mar
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Hour-long gathering in the Committee Room of the Parish Centre (upstairs ) at 8 pm, which  concludes with a cup of tea.  All are welcome.  

  • Fri
    28
    Mar
    2014
    10:30 amParish Centre

    Daffodil Day Coffee Morning and Raffle Parish Centre 10.30 am-12.30 pm.

  • Tue
    01
    Apr
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Hour-long gathering in the Committee Room of the Parish Centre (upstairs ) at 8 pm, which  concludes with a cup of tea.  All are welcome.  

  • Tue
    08
    Apr
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Hour-long gathering in the Committee Room of the Parish Centre (upstairs ) at 8 pm, which  concludes with a cup of tea.  All are welcome.  

  • Sun
    13
    Apr
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    The Liturgy of Palm Sunday at the 10.30am service, as well as the Holy Communion service at 8.15am and A Service of the Word at 7pm.

  • Mon
    14
    Apr
    2014
    8:00 pmSt Paul's church

    The first of a series of  Joint Evening Services for Holy Week, with Holy Trinity Killiney, St Matthias Ballybrack and Christ Church Dun Laoghaire.  The theme  for the week is the Characters of Holy Week;  Lazarus, Mary and Martha feature in the opening service in St Paul's.

  • Tue
    15
    Apr
    2014
    8:00 pmSt Matthias Church, Ballybrack

    The second of a series of  Joint Evening Services for Holy Week, with Holy Trinity Killiney, St Matthias Ballybrack and Christ Church Dun Laoghaire.  The theme  for the week is the Characters of Holy Week;  the crowd is the focus of the second service,  in St Matthias.

  • Wed
    16
    Apr
    2014
    8:00 pmHoly Trinity, Killiney

    The third of a series of  Joint Evening Services for Holy Week, with Holy Trinity Killiney, St Matthias Ballybrack and Christ Church Dun Laoghaire.  The theme  for the week is the Characters of Holy Week;  Judas features in the third service in Holy Trinity.

  • Thu
    17
    Apr
    2014
    8:00 pmChrist Church Dun Laoghaire

    The final of a series of  Joint Evening Services for Holy Week, with Holy Trinity Killiney, St Matthias Ballybrack and Christ Church Dun Laoghaire.  The theme  for the week is the Characters of Holy Week;  Peter is the focus of this service of Holy Communion in Christ Church Dun Laoghaire.

  • Fri
    18
    Apr
    2014
    10.30am and 2pmSt Paul's church

    Services at 10.30am and 2pm to mark Good Friday.

  • Sun
    27
    Apr
    2014
    11:30 amParish Centre

    Easter General Vestry (A.G.M.) in the Parish Centre after 10.30 am service. All  welcome.

  • Fri
    02
    May
    2014

    Deadline for the extra edition of the parish magazine Chimes in run-up to Summer Fair. Information regarding the fair should be sent to Joe Harvey (joe@graceharvey.ie), other material to the Rector (garydowd@eircom.net) on or before Friday, May 2nd

  • Fri
    09
    May
    2014
    10.30am-12.30pmParish Centre

    Two's Company, Three's a Party - 10.30am-12.30pm.  Your support for this fund-raising event for The Alzheimer Society of Ireland would be much appreciated.

  • Sun
    11
    May
    2014
    11:30 amParish Centre

    Some parishoners will host coffee with baked goods after the 10.30am service as a fund-raiser for Robert Montgomery. Three-year-old Robert was born healthy but at 11 days old contracted viral meningitis and subsequently developed swelling of the brain (hydrocephalus) and suffered a brain haemorrhage and a stroke. He is blind and cannot walk or talk. His parents and their friends have been fundraising over the last six months so that they can bring Robert to a rehabilitative facility in Chicago where he will undergo intensive therapy that is not available in Ireland, to help him to maximise his potential.

  • Sun
    18
    May
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    More informal, all-age worship, with contemporary music,  at 10.30am, along with Holy Baptism.

  • Sun
    18
    May
    2014
    7:30 pmMonkstown Parish Church

    The Rector and choir of St Paul's will join with their counterparts in Monkstown for Choral Evensong at 7.30pm in Monkstown Parish Church. All welcome to attend and there will be no evening service in St Paul's that night.

  • Tue
    20
    May
    2014
    8:00 pmCommittee Room, Parish Centre

    The Select Vestry meets at 8pm.

  • Sat
    24
    May
    2014
    10:30 amParish Centre and church grounds

    The annual Summer Fair, 10.30am to 2.30pm.  A wide array of stalls and family entertainment.

  • Thu
    05
    Jun
    2014
    1:15 pmSt Paul's church

    Poet Katie Donovan and guitarist Darragh O'Neill will feature in the first  of a summer series of  arts events running every Thursday, starting at 1-15pm, with tea/coffee served from 1pm. Admission free, with donations to local charity welcome. 

  • Sat
    14
    Jun
    2014
    6:30 pmParish Centre

    A social  evening for families with young children, starting at 6.30pm. All welcome.

  • Sat
    14
    Jun
    2014
    9am-6pm

    A visit to the Titantic Centre, Belfast. Cost, to include the bus and the tour, €30 per person.  Bookings through Diane Middleton; tel: 087 1270342.

  • Sun
    06
    Jul
    2014
    11:00 amChrist Church Cathedral, Dublin

    St Paul's Choir has  accepted an invitation to sing at the cathedral's Choral Eucharist at 11am.

  • Wed
    03
    Sep
    2014
    7:15 pmChurch

    Choir practices resume. New members very welcome.

  • Sun
    07
    Sep
    2014
    12 noonChurch grounds

    Family outdoor service, starting at the later time of 12 noon, followed by a barbecue to round off the summer.

  • Sun
    07
    Sep
    2014
    1:00 pmDalkey

    The annual Dalkey Island Swim, from the island to Coliemore Harbour, in aid of Kisiizi Hospital, Uganda, at 1pm.

  • Sun
    07
    Sep
    2014
    9:00 amSt Paul's church

    Our intern deacon, Ms Abigail Sines, starts her ministry amongst us (see News for more details).

  • Fri
    12
    Sep
    2014
    5:00 pmThe Rectory

    Anything you would like to be included  in autumn edition of our parish magazine should be forwarded to the Rector, garydowd@eircom.net,  on or before Sept 12,

  • Sun
    14
    Sep
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    A service of Harvest Thanksgiving with speaker Lydia Monds of the Bishops' Appeal.

  • Sun
    14
    Sep
    2014
    10:30 amParish Centre

    A new year of Sunday Club opens with an introductory day and registration for all children aged 4 to 12.

  • Wed
    17
    Sep
    2014
    7:15 pmParish Centre

    Start of a new season of St Paul's Indoor Bowls. New members very welcome.

  • Sun
    21
    Sep
    2014
    3:30 pmChrist Church Cathedral, Dublin

    Our intern, Ms Abigail Sines, will be ordained deacon in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, at 3.30pm. All welcome.

  • Mon
    22
    Sep
    2014
    2:00 pmKilliney Golf Club

    A joint golf outing with parishoners from Holy Trinity Killiney. Teams of three at €65 per person (€35 for Killiney Golf Club members). Tee times from 2pm-3.30pm and to include a four-course meal at 8pm. Non-players welcome to the meal at €25 a head. Contact Geoff Barry 086 2383 025 or email geoff@learn4life.ie

  • Thu
    25
    Sep
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Philip Molloy, presenter of Newstalk's The Picture Show and Movies on the Right Hook will introduce a screening of  the classic romantic comedy "When Harry Met Sally" at 8pm in the Parish Centre. Admission free but book on stpaulsdub@gmail.com

  • Sun
    19
    Oct
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    All pets will be welcome in the church for the 10.30 am service , which will be one of thanksgiving for the companionship of animals.

  • Thu
    23
    Oct
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    A showing of the Oscar-winning thriller Chinatown, starring Jack Nicholson (above) and Faye Dunaway, introduced by Philip Molloy, presenter of Newstalk's The Picture Show and Right Hook Movies. Email: stpaulsdub@gmail.com or sign the list at the back of the church to hold a seat.  Admission free but there will be an opportunity to contribute to the Dining Room in Dun Laoghaire parish.

  • Fri
    24
    Oct
    2014
    12:00 pmGlenageary Killiney National School

    There will be a Spooktacular Cake Sale on Friday, October 24th from 12 noon to 3pm at our parish school in the Wyvern estate off Killiney Road to raise money for school funds.

  • Sun
    26
    Oct
    2014
    10:30 amParish Centre

    Children will be making Halloween decorations with pumpkins at Sunday Club during the 10.30am service.

  • Sun
    26
    Oct
    2014
    5:30 pmParish Centre

    All are welcome at rehearsal of Music Group in Parish Centre at 5.30pm. If you can play an instrument or sing you will be very welcome.  Co-ordinator Nathan Barrett  (086 846 0658)

  • Tue
    28
    Oct
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    There will be a meeting of the Select Vestry in the Committee Room of the Parish Centre at 8pm.

  • Sun
    02
    Nov
    2014
    6:30 pmParish Centre

    Informal act of worship for all ages with supper of sausages and potato wedges afterwards.

  • Sun
    02
    Nov
    2014
    7:00 pmSt Paul's church

    A quiet evening service of reflection and thanksgiving for the lives of loved ones who are no longer with us.

  • Sat
    08
    Nov
    2014
    12:30 pmChrist Church, Dun Laoghaire

    There will be grouped parishes retreat on Saturday, November 8th in Christ Church, Dun Laoghaire from 12.30pm-5pm. Rev Garth Bunting will lead the retreat on the theme of “Prayer”. Cost (including lunch) €20 per person.  Booking forms at back of church, please return to Rector with fee by Wednesday, November 5th.

  • Sun
    09
    Nov
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    There will be an Act of Remembrance at the 10.30am service.  One hundred years after  the outbreak of the First World War , we will particularly remember the 17 men from the parish who were killed during that war. There will be an exhibition in the church, which will also be open 2pm-5pm that day.

  • Sun
    16
    Nov
    2014
    11:30 amParish Centre

    Dun Laoghaire RNLI will be selling Christmas cards in the Parish Centre after the 10.30 am All-Age service and also providing the coffee (and buns!) to raise much needed funds.  Your support would be greatly appreciated.

  • Mon
    17
    Nov
    2014
    8:00 pm106 Silchester Park

    Claire and Jeremy Haworth invite people to come and explore our first study in Second Corinthians  at 8pm. Contact Claire: 085 7234944.

  • Fri
    21
    Nov
    2014

    The deadline for the Christmas edition of the parish magazine Chimes. Any material for inclusion should be sent to the Rector at garydowd@eircom.net on or before that date. 

  • Thu
    27
    Nov
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    Woody Allen's hilarious and star-studded Hannah and her Sisters will be shown at the next parish film night on Thursday, November 27th, at 8pm in the Parish Centre. It will be introduced by Philip Molloy of Newstalk.  Book your seat at stpaulsdub@gmail.com or sign the list at the back of the church.

  • Sat
    29
    Nov
    2014
    10am-noonParish Centre

    There will be reflection on Advent themes as well as space for quiet prayer and discussion. We'll even have some live harp music. If you would like to attend please contact Abigail,
     a.sines@mac.com or 083 454 8519

  • Sun
    30
    Nov
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    An extra all-age service to mark the start of Advent, with the lighting of the first candle on the Advent wreath.

  • Sun
    07
    Dec
    2014
    6:00 pmParish Centre

    A new time of 6pm for the monthly Worship and Wedges, with songs from the Music Group.

  • Fri
    12
    Dec
    2014
    8:00 pmSt Paul's church

    Dublin’s hottest new jazz outfit , The Passion Quartet, perform Christmas classics, jazz standards and more, starting at 8pm.  Introducing.....Sean “Iron Lungs” O’Grady - Alto Sax & Vocals; Matthew “Magic Fingers” Breen - Piano;  Isaac “Funk-Master” Clarke - Bass; Finn “FMA beats” Mac Anna - Drums
     
    Free admission but donations to Bishops’ Appeal to Gaza and parish funds welcome

  • Sun
    14
    Dec
    2014
    7:00 pmSt Paul's church

    Traditional all-age Christingle service at 7pm in the church

  • Tue
    16
    Dec
    2014
    8:00 pmParish Centre

    The Select Vestry meets

  • Sun
    21
    Dec
    2014
    10:30 amSt Paul's church

    See all the little angels and shepherds at the Nativity Service with Sunday Club and the Music Group.

  • Sun
    21
    Dec
    2014
    7:00 pmSt Paul's church

    Traditional carol service by candlelight with special music at 7pm

  • Wed
    24
    Dec
    2014
    11:30 pmSt Paul's church

    The first Eucharist of Christmas starts at 11.30pm

  • Thu
    25
    Dec
    2014
    8:15 amSt Paul's church

    Services on Christmas Day: 8.15am Holy Communion; 10.30am Family service followed by a said service of Holy Communion at approx 11.45pm

  • Wed
    31
    Dec
    2014
    11:45 pmSt Paul's church

    A very short service to mark the passing of one year and the beginning of another, with chimes at midnight to welcome 2015.