December 9, 2021

Expression of Interest for World Youth Day Lisbon 2023

Expression of Interest for World Youth Day Lisbon 2023 Fill out this form and we will be in touch early 2022 –  Expression of Interest for WYD 2023  Parishes can register and be kept in formed.  If your parish would like to find out about how to start a WYD […]
November 26, 2021

Archbishop Farrell’s Pastoral Letter for Advent

Pastoral Letter for Advent 2021 On the First Sunday of Advent our Church, and many others, begin a new Church year. The Church begins its year with a time of hope, and Advent—so frequently ‘lost’ in the preparation for Christmas—is the season of hope par excellence. It is the season […]
November 19, 2021

Family Table Resources – Advent 2021

BE STILL The Advent Wreath on the Table 2021  Advent Quiz Advent Prayer Prayer Service  Prayer-with-the-Advent-Wreath-at-home  Bambelini Sunday – Third Sunday Advent    
October 27, 2021

Christ The King – Celebrating Young People – WYD 2021 – in the local Church

  Christ The King and Celebrating youth and young adults in the Church  Pope Francis has released his message for the 36th World Youth Day which will be held on 21 November (Solemnity of Christ the King) at the local level on the theme: “Stand up. I appoint you as […]
October 19, 2021

Mission Sunday 24 October 2021

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October 13, 2021

Foundational Leadership – Graduation

Foundational Leadership Programme – Graduation 2021 On Saturday 9th June, twenty five young adults graduated from the Foundational Leadership Programme. There were two year groups present and both were impacted by Covid-19 restrictions. A group from 2019 had to pause their course and a new intake in 2021 only met […]
October 5, 2021

The World Youth Day will take place from August 01-06 2023 – Lisbon –

The World Youth Day (WYD) Lisbon 2023 will take place from August 01-06 2023. The date was announced this Monday, 4th October, and it’s one of the most significant moments of the event preparation. “It’s with an immense joy that we reveal that the World Youth Day Lisbon 2023 will take […]
September 29, 2021

Food for Thought

Food for Thought – Conversations on Faith, Family with various guests         October – A conversation on the Harvest with Gerard Gallagher, Sr Maura & farmers Paul Choiseul & Francis Monaghan  Listen Here –Harvest Conversation October 2021        
September 29, 2021

Family Year Resources – October

Family Year Resources – October    We presented the following resources at our monthly online Table Talk for October. Families are invited to use the resources and even adapt them.  1. HARVEST IDEAS – For Home & Church Harvest Prayer Service  Checklist to Create a Harvest Prayer Space @ Home […]
August 18, 2021

Parish Clean Up – Resources

Parish Clean Up – 100-ways-to-implement-laudato-si  Climate Crisis 2021 – What Can I Do
August 17, 2021

Families Walking Together In Hope – Monthly Resources

FAMILIES WALKING TOGETHER IN HOPE   The Archdiocese of Dublin will provide some simple and achievable ideas for families and parishes starting in September 2021. The ‘Walking Together in Hope’ initiative was be launched on 25 August 2021 at Saint Mary’s Pro-Cathedral @6:00 p.m.    An Invitation to Families and […]
July 7, 2021

Resources for Celebrating Grandparents and Elderly Day

Resources for Celebrating Grandparents and Elderly Day  Pope Francis has inaugurated the First World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly on 25th August. (It will be marked later in the year in the Archdiocese of Dubin) Resources from Holy See Click Here PRAYER FOR THE FIRST WORLD DAY FOR GRANDPARENTS AND […]
June 16, 2021

Pathways 2021 – New Venue DCU St Patrick’s, Drumcondra

Pathways 2021            Thursday Evening Course for Adults Venue: DCU St. Patrick’s Campus, (MDCCE), Drumcondra, Dublin, 9.   PATHWAYS Exploring Faith as an Adult The Pathways Programme is geared towards those who wish to explore issues and questions of: faith; ministry; the Church today and the […]
June 4, 2021

Baptism – With Great Joy – A resource for Parish And Young Familes

This is a resource for parishes/teams/people wishing to  understand more about Baptism and young parents preparing for the sacrament.  Please check back as we add more details and resources With Great Joy 2020 – A resource for Parishes and Baptism Teams
June 2, 2021

Safeguarding Policy for Catechesis in Non School Settings

Safeguarding Policy for Catechesis in Non School settings 31.5.21  Please read policy document for parishes  looking for guidance around the safeguarding  of children who attend catechesis classes outside of the school environment. This would be very relevant for children who do not attend catholic schools but who desire to prepare for […]
May 27, 2021

Families Walking Together in Hope

FAMILIES WALKING TOGETHER IN HOPE – What’s Another Year?! What’s Another Year?  Having hosted the World Meeting of Families so recently we could reasonably ask – what’s another year going to do for us? Will, we not have enough on our plate adapting to the post-Covid church and society? Is […]
May 20, 2021

Guidelines for the Celebration in local Churches

Check Back Later Guidelines for Celebration of WYD in the local Church
May 13, 2021

GDPR – update

GDPR In order to maintain our training records and send our newsletter/further emails to you, we would like to retain your name and email addresses and store it on our dedicated database.  If you have already given your permission for this we will continue to maintain your data for these […]
May 7, 2021

Walking Together in Hope – Spiritual Journey for Families – Opening Page

Walking Together in Hope – Spiritual Journey for Families  ‘The Church is a family of families, constantly enriched by the lives of those domestic churches.’ Amoris Laetitia 86 ‘What does the rediscovery of Church suggest? It suggests that the future of the Church lies here, namely, in rehabilitating the domestic […]
May 7, 2021

Draft Calendar

Draft Calendar    August 2021 Launch Out • Family Year Programme – Soul Food for Families – 25th August – St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral @ 6pm email if you wish attend or you can watch on Webcam in Pro-Cathedral. September 2021 All Connected • Blessing of Schoolbags • Parish Clean-up […]