Holy Trinity Church, Ratoath17 May 2009
Opening hours for the Parish Office: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 9.30am– 4.00pm Congratulations to Liam Kelly (Coill Beag), Kyle Browne(Coill Beag),Sean Somers (Foxlodge Manor), Sean O’Sullivan (Foxlodge Woods), Siomha McCarthy (Steeplechase Green) and Sarah Keane (Fairyhouse Lodge) who were baptised recently. Please pray for Yvonne Saul Fagan (Meadowbank Hill) who has died. May she rest in peace.
Cemetery Sunday takes place next Sunday 24th May beginning at 5.00pm in the church with evening prayer of the dead. This will be followed by rosary and blessing of the graves. A skip is in the cemetery till Friday of this week.It has not been our custom to take up a collection at this ceremony. However as you are aware a considerable amount of work was carried out in the cemetery during the past two months, at a cost in the region of €50,000.As a once off, we will hold a collection at the cemetery devotions to try and cover some of our costs. We ask you to be as generous as possible. Ratoath Parish Youth Team will meet upstairs in the Parish centre on Monday evening at 7.30pm all welcome. Envelope Collection for the week ending 3rd & 10th May €2,329.07Standing Orders for April €5,801.72 Many thanks for your continued support and contribution. A meeting of the Board of Management of St. Paul’s National School will take place in the Parish Pastoral Centre on Tuesday 19th at 7.30pm A meeting of the Board of Management of Rathbeggan National School will take place in the Parish Pastoral Centre on Wednesday 20th at 8.30pm Time to Learn – Upskill in the Downturn. Unemployed? Looking at your options? Now is the Time to Learn and Co. Meath VEC can help. Courses and workshops on offer include: IT Matters (basic computers for beginners), CV Doctor, Getting Ready for Interviews, Return to Learning and more. Courses are part time and free. For more information come along to our open information afternoon in Donaghmore GAA club on May 18th 2.30pm. Details are available from www.meathvec.ie or contact Eilis Coyne on 046-9068249. Vervefitness Gym Ratoath, Top Floor Centre Point, Fairyhouse Road. Call 01-6896255The only GYM in your area. Welcomes new members. Open six days a week 8am- 9pm & Saturday 10am-3pm. We have something for everybody at Verve Fitness.
Ratoath Garden Club: Monday 25th May. Bus will leave for Tullys Nurseries The Naul from the cemetery gates at 6.30pm.To book your seat for the garden outing 13 June, ring 086861580
The Active Age Ratoath wish to thank all who supported their recent Coffee Morning for the Special Olympics which raised €1164.00
Maire Ryan would like to thank all who supported her recent Alzheimer’s Tea Day which raised €1,300.00. Many thanks
No Winner of Local Lotto draw. Numbers were 2-17-21-23. Contact Community Centre or www.locallotto.ie Next draw Tuesday 19th May jackpot €560.00
CongratulationsCongratulations to the boys and girls from Ratoath Junior National School who received their First Holy Communion on Saturday. Anne Marie O’Donnell’s classTomás Brady Patrick Branagan Seán Brazil Hannah White Ruairí Coulter Margaret Courtney Michael Cunningham Daniel Todd Mark Eccles Evan Eiffe O'Toole James Farrell Conor Sheeran Jason Farrell Matthew Kelly Fergal Kilgannon Alva Rutherford Thomas Lewis Joshua Lyttle Cian Maher Sorcha Quinn Orlaith McDonnell Sophie McLoughlin Sinéad Naughton Nneoma Ndubisi Aaron O'Neill Peter Power Gillian Purcell’s classAndrew Brohan Jonathan Browne Conor Buchanan Conor Staunton Gavin Chapman Lelia Clarke Carr Aine Cooney Shannon Reilly Isobel Feeney Jack Flynn Max Goetze Eric St Ledger Sarah Greene Colm Halpin Darragh Hynes Conor Tierney Marina Kelly Susan Kiely Benita Mbemba Darragh Ryan Tadhg McCann Samuel McLean Aaron McNally Nyah MulreanyHolly Rafter Maurice Mullin’s class James Brady Holly Carroll Toby Clarke Carr Aoife Tormey Ryan Craig Séan Dillon Emma Egan Shannon Stokes Adam Elliott Hannah Farrell Wilson William Hayes Jack Scully Samuel Keane Matthew McDermott Luke McDonogh Emma O'Sullivan Rachael Moore Siloe Musoke Kayleigh Noble Gavin O'Neill Aoife O'Brien Ryan O'Doherty Aaron O'Flaherty Next Saturday we welcome the boys and girls from Rathbeggan National School and St. Paul’s National School who will receive their First Holy Communion.*****************************************************************************************
[ Monday Fagan Family Tuesday Mary Purcell Saturday First Communion at 10.30am and 12.30pm in the Parish Church
| 17 May||Sixth Sunday of Easter||24 May ||Ascension of the Lord |
|Vigil7.00pm||Ben & Veronica CullenPatrick & Mary Wall||Vigil7.00pm||Michael Brady& Padraig O’Malley|
|9.00am||Michael McMahon& John McIntyre||9.00am||Desmond & Julia Toole & John & Helena Donnelly|
|11.00am||Thomas O’Flaherty & Mary Purcell||11.00am||Bridget Colfer & Rose Hickey|
|12.15pm||Dick Donnelly & Nancy Ryan||12.15pm||Jimmy White & Bobby Smithers& Ray McAndrews (Months Mind)|