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Parish Bulletin 19 January 2020

Holy Trinity Church, Ratoath

             19 January 2020


01 8256207


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    Opening hours for the Parish Office: 10.00am – 1.00pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Eucharistic Adoration on Wednesdays from 10.00am to 10.00pm. All are welcome.

Holy Hour in the Nursing Home chapel on Monday and Friday evenings at 7.30pm. All welcome.

Please pray for the repose of the soul Joan Ryan who died during the week. May she rest in peace.

Envelope Collection for the weeks ending 5th and 12th January €2,727.00

Standing Orders for December €3395.00. Many thanks for your continued support and generosity

Next weekend at the 7.00pm and 12.15pm Masses we welcome the boys and girls of Sixth Class who are preparing for Confirmation. At these Masses they will present their formal applications for the sacrament in March.

The Ratoath St Vincent de Paul Conference would like to thank all those contributed to their recent annual appeal.

St. Paul’s National School has posted applications for enrolment for September 2020. If you were expecting one and didn’t receive one please contact the school office on 01-8257246. Thank you!

Rathbeggan National School  enrolling now for Sept 2020. Visit our website or call 018259891 for further details

GAA Lotto results...6,9,16,26  No Jackpot winner. Draw in Auld Stand on Monday 20th January.



19 Jan

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

26 Jan

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

7. 7.00pm

Tommy & Bridie Dolan

Dorothea Mates

Caroline Hynes

Carmel O’Connell

Michael McGrath

7.  7.00pm

Esme Browne

Jack & Lucy Browne

Maurice Keogh

Noel & Theresa Scally

Packie, Francis & Katie O’Brien

Nina Madden

1  9.00am


1  9.00am


1 11.00am

Dermot Gallagher

Winnie & Pud Mahon

Margaret Dempsey

Phil Eiffe

1 11.00am

Edward McKeown

1 12.15pm

Pat & Mary Reilly

Willie Carey & Evelyn Cullen

Jim McDermott

Peter Whelan & Peter Colin Whelan

1 12.15pm

Luc & Juliette Dehene

Michael & John Flinter & the deceased members of the family

Pauline Lynch & deceased members of the Lynch & Cundell family

Christy Crowley




        Monday           Dympna Mills                           Tuesday      Anne Murray & Nora Byrne

        Wednesday   Hugh Muldoon & deceased members of the family and Sean Smith

        Thursday        Eileen Moore and Sean & Maureen Mahon

        Friday             Anthony Lawlor   

        Saturday         Mass at 11.00am in Ratoath Manor Nursing Home

  Dates for your Diary 2020

3rd Confirmation Preparation Masses             25th/ 26th January

The Feast of the Presentation of the Lord         1st /2nd February   

3rd Do This in Memory of Me Masses                8th/9th February

Ash Wednesday   26th February and the beginning of the Lenten season

4th Confirmation Preparation Masses              29th February/ 1st March

First Confession Ceremonies for Ratoath Junior N S     2nd /3rd March at 7.30pm

First Confession Ceremonies for Rathbeggan N S          4th March at 7.30pm

First Confession Ceremonies for St. Paul’s N S              5th March at 7.30pm

Confirmation Ceremonies                         20th March at 11.00am and 3.00pm

4th Do This in Memory of Me Masses           21st /22nd March

Easter Sunday                                            12st April

Vocations Sunday                                     3rd May

First Communion Ceremonies for Ratoath Junior National School      9th May

First Communion Ceremonies for St. Paul’s National School             16th May

First Communion Ceremonies for Rathbeggan National School          23th May

Cemetery Sunday                    24th May. Ceremonies begin at 3.00pm

Feast of the Ascension             24th May

Feast of Pentecost                    31st May

Feast of the Holy Trinity             7th June

Feast of Corpus Christi             14th June


Everyone is welcome to join us on Friday 24th January from 12-2pm for the next Connect Cafe in Ratoath Community Centre. The Cafe is to promote positive connections over a coffee & a cake. Proceeds from the event will be donated to Ratoath Tidy Towns. If you would like transport or more details please contact Gillian on 086 244 1973, Taunya on 087 293 3295 or Una on 083 3555907

Irish Dancing Classes are held every Tuesday in The Venue at 4pm.  Fully qualified teachers - Garda vetted. Competitive and Non-Competitive classes.  Email:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . or just come along


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