Posts from 2022

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School Holidays

by Editor

Best Wishes to everyone in the three schools of the parish as they begin summer holidays around now. Well done on all the good work of the school year now ended. 

Fourth Collection: taken up last weekend

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The Fourth Collection was taken up last weekend. It traditionally was used for the training of priests and the ongoing education of priests. Sincere thanks to those who contributed. If you missed out you may hand in your envelope at any time.

Parish Pastoral Team: Plans & Suggestions

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The Parish Pastoral Team met recently. We had a very positive meeting and some very good suggestions were shared as follows: Cemetery Mass in Ardmayle on 15 August. Organise some Faith Walks to the Mass; Mass to celebrate all the children baptized in the parish since our last Mass in June 2019. We are planning […]

Boherlahan–Dualla Historical Journal

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The Boherlahan–Dualla Historical Journal: The twenty-fifth BDHJ will soon be going to the printer. If you have any photos for inclusion in the journal you can contact Marian Ryan editor or any member of the society. All photos will be returned to the owners as quickly as possible. Thank you for your support.

New Readers and Collectors

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New Readers and Collectors: New volunteers are needed in Boherlahan church. There are boards in the church porches and we invite you to please sign your name. We appreciate so much the help we get from all who are involved in the different ministries in the church.

First Holy Communion

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Congratulations to all the children of our parish who receive their First Holy Communion this year.  Boys and girls of Little Flower school, Ballytarsna, celebrated theirs this weekend (Saturday 14).  The children of Scoil San Isadóir, Boherlahan, will celebrate their First Holy Communion on next Saturday morning (21 May) in Immaculate Conception church, Boherlahan at […]

Third Collection

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The Third Collection was taken up last weekend. It traditionally was the Sacristan and Church Maintenance Collection. It is a reminder to us all to appreciate our churches and our freedom to worship and also the work of our sacristans. Sincere thanks to all who contributed. 

English Language Learning for Refugees

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The Third Age charity’s ‘Failte Isteach’ service is now available in most counties across the State in order to facilitate, in an informal setting, improved English language skills for refugees.  This service is free and run by local volunteers.  In order to locate the nearest English language class in your location, please see https://www.thirdageireland.ie/failte-isteach/locations

Ukraine Appeal: sincere thanks to all

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The Irish Bishops say sincere thanks to all who contributed so generously. Nationally, this collection has raised to date over €3.25 million. The war in Ukraine, and the terrible suffering which has resulted, has seen a tremendous outpouring of compassion and generosity from our parish communities. Your contributions will bring much-needed relief to those in […]

“Seeds of Hope” was launched last weekend

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Sincere thanks to the helpers who have distributed “Seeds of Hope” to most of the homes of the parish. It is a pastoral plan to be worked on by the parishes in the years ahead. In the booklet there are many good suggestions to help parishes in nurturing the faith we have received. We officially […]