first_imgNEWSLETTERSunday 8th April 2012Easter Sunday We wish all our Parishioners and visitors to our Parish, every Blessing at Easter and we pray that we may all come to know the Risen Christ in the core of our being.Thanks to everyone who participated so willingly in our Holy Week Ceremonies. Thanks to all who prepared the Cathedral, the Altar Society Members, Cathedral Cleaners and Sacristans. A word of gratitude to all Ministers of the Eucharist, Ministers of the Word, Cathedral Ushers, Cathedral Collectors, Knights of Columbanus, those who had their feet washed and to those who brought up the gifts. Finally, to the Cathedral Choir, Children’s Choir, Irish Choir and Patrick Doherty and Choir who always add to our celebration of Mass every weekend, many thanks for your hours of practice and commitment.WILL YOU NOT SPEND ONE HOUR WITH ME IN ADORATION?48 Hours of Adoration will begin in St. Eunan’s Cathedral on Wednesday morning (11th April) at 8.30 am and will continue throughout the day and night until Friday morning (13th April) at 10 am. This time of Adoration is in preparation for the 50th Eucharistic Conference in Dublin in June. We invite you to come and spend some time with our Risen Lord. It may be for a short period of time or perhaps for an hour or two.OUR NEW SUNDAY MASS TIMES . . . BEGINS TODAYSaturday Evening Vigil Mass: 7.30 pmSunday Mass Times: 8 am, 10 am, 12 noon and 6.30 pm If you forgot to take your TROCAIRE BOX to the Cathedral on Good Friday, please bring it to the Parochial House as soon as possible. Please DO NOT leave Trocaire Boxes sitting around the Cathedral, unfortunately they may not go to those they are intended for.Parish Notice-boardPhone: 074 – 9121021Fax: 074 – 9124200Email: [email protected] ~ 8th April 2012Masses: 8 am, 10 am, 12 pm and 6.30 pm (Please note new Mass times)Baptisms: 1.30 pm in the CathedralSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is open at 7 pmAl-Anon Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmMONDAYNo 8 am Mass10 am Mass ~ John MullenNo 7.30 pm MassSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openGrow Meeting in Loreto Convent ~ 8 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmTUESDAYNo 8am Mass10 am Mass ~ See Mass Intentions belowNo 7.30 pm MassSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openBaptism Preparation will take place in the Parochial House at8 pm on Tuesday 17th AprilLegion of Mary Meeting: Conference Room ~ After 10 am MassLegion of Mary Meeting: Room 112, Loreto Secondary School –7 pmDivine Mercy Prayer in the Cathedral – 8 pmAl-Anon Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmGamblers’ Anonymous Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pm WEDNESDAYNo 8 am Mass10 am Mass ~ Michael McGinty (First Anniversary)No 7.30 pm MassSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openCathedral Choir Practice in the Conference Centre – 8.15 pmNarcotics Anonymous Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8 pmCathedral Choir in the Conference Room – 8.15 pmTHURSDAYNo 8 am Mass10 am Mass ~ ®No 7.30 pm MassSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openCharismatic Prayer Group in the Conference Room – 8 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 5.30 pmFRIDAYNo 8 am Mass10 am Mass ~ Charlie Coyle7.30 pm Mass ~ See Mass Intentions belowSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openAl-Anon Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 10.30 amAA Meeting for Women in the Cathedral Conference Room – 1 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmGambler’s Anonymous Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 11 amSATURDAY10 am Mass ~ Eamonn Harkin (Jnr.) – First Anniversary7.30 pm Mass ~ Vigil for SundayConfessions: 12 noon to 1 pm and after 7.30 pm MassAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 11 am SUNDAY 15th AprilMass Times: 8 am, 10 am, 12 noon and 6.30 pmSt. Vincent de Paul ~ Conwal & Leck Parish ~ 9129503St. Vincent de Paul ~ Parish of Aughaninshin ~ 9122366MASS INTENTIONS FOR 8 am TUESDAY and 7.30 pm FRIDAYColumba McDaid ~ Patricia McDaid ~ Maura Devine ~ Barney Winston ~ James Kelly ~ Margaret Winston ~ Jennie Drein ~ Mary Drein ~ Charlie Drein ~ Margaret RoartyRECENT BAPTISMS ~ We welcome into God’s Community ~Mary Olusolape Motunrayo Oyindamola Olufolakemi Abiola Phillips ~ Paul Anjolaoluwa Oluwagbotemi Adegboyega Ayokunmi Abiola Phillips ~ Caoimhe Marie Cooke ~ Sarah Evelyn Higgins ~ Caitlin Stephanie McBreartyDIVINE MERCY SUNDAY ~ The Divine Mercy Novena began on Good Friday and it will end in the Cathedral with a Eucharistic Liturgy next Sunday, 15th April at 3 pm. Attending Confessions during Easter fulfils the request. Everyone is very welcome to attend. Leaflets are available from the back of the Cathedral.The next meeting of the LETTERKENNY ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP will take place on Tuesday 10th April at 7.30 pm in the Cheshire Apartments, Long Lane, Letterkenny. For details contact the Alzheimer’s Branch office on 9722795.The Loreto Convent Car Park will be relined on Thursday 12th April. The Car Park will be CLOSED all day.The next CAFECHURCH will take place on Thursday 12th April in Costa Coffee, New Dunnes Car Park at 7 pm. Theme: Art and Faith – Creativity and Spirituality.The next meeting of the LETTERKENNY ACTIVE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION will take place in the Pastoral Centre at 2.30 pm on Thursday 12th April. New Members very welcome.The AGM of LETTERKENNY PIONEER ASSOCIATION will take place on Friday 13th April at 8.10 pm in the Pastoral Centre. There will be a member of the Association outside the Sacristy after Mass on Saturday 14th April and all the Masses on Sunday 15th April to take the names of anyone interested in joining or finding out more about the Pioneers. If you would like to find out more about these meetings or any other aspect of the Pioneer Association, please contact Joe on 085-1269238, Michael on 087-6774618 or Geraldine on 087-7962045.A Bus will leave the Clanree Hotel for Divine Mercy Sunday in KNOCK departing Saturday 14th April staying overnight. Please ring 9320734/086-3222874 for details.The LITTLE FLOWER PRAYER GROUP will meet on Monday 16th April in Mount Carmel House of Prayer, Drumkeen at 8 pm. All are welcome.The Letterkenny Music & Drama Group are presenting ‘The 39 Steps’ in An Grianan Theatre on Tuesday 17th April for one night only in aid of the Parents Association Funds of Scoil Mhuire Gan Smal. Tickets are €12 and are available from the An Grianan Theatre on 9120777.The Loreto Convent Parents Association is hosting the Lifford Players ‘SHADOWLANDS’ nominated for an Academy Award (screenplay) in An Grianan Theatre on Wednesday 18th April for one night only. Tickets €10/€12 available from members of the Parents Association and from An Grianan Box Office on 9120777.Are you working in the Rural Community? Farming? Senior Citizen? Unemployed? A BASIC COMPUTER TRAINING COURSE FOR BEGINNERS will begin on Thursday 19th April in Cara House, to book a place phone Chrissy 090-6482744.The LETTERKENNY WOMEN’S CENTRE will be delivering an 8-week Personal Development course entitled ‘Renew U’ commencing on Tuesday 17th April from 10.30 am – 12.30 pm. For further information please phone the Centre on 9124985.GRAVEYARD SERVICESConwal Graveyard Service ~ Sunday 15th July at 4 pmAughaninshin Graveyard Service ~ Monday 16th July at 7 pmOld Leck Graveyard ~ Sunday 22nd July at 4 pmNew Leck Graveyard ~ Sunday 22nd July at 5 pmFIRST FRIDAY CALLS – Fr. McGroarty will visit the sick, elderly and housebound of his areas on Thursday 12th April and Friday 13th April.A WORD OF THANKS to a Parishioner for sponsoring the new Mysteries of Light.LOCAL NEWS: PARISH BULLETIN OF ST EUNAN’S CATHEDRAL, LETTERKENNY was last modified: April 6th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:letterkennyLOCAL NEWS: PARISH BULLETIN OF ST EUNAN’S CATHEDRALlast_img