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Mislaid Property.

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A medal on a chain was found last week at Ardmayle cemetery. Please enquire at the sacristy in Boherlahan church. 

Lenten Pastoral Letter.

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Archbishop Kieran O’ Reilly has written a short letter on the call to prayer this Lent. It encourages us all to observe Lent in the traditional ways, and especially through participating in the scripture sharing that is underway in many parishes, including Boherlahan and Dualla. Please take one of the free copies of the Pastoral […]

Listening Process: Gathering of Parishes.

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On last Wednesday evening the priests and people of our Deanery who have been involved in the Listening Process gathered  in Holycross Community Hall. The purpose of the meeting was to present a Vision Statement guiding the future of the Archdiocese in the years ahead. We also heard proposals on how to renew and enliven […]

Lenten Scripture Sharing.

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Boherlahan/Dualla Lenten Scripture Sharing: We had a lovely sharing of scripture and prayer last Tuesday night. Sincere thanks to all who attended.    Hearing, Happening, Hoping: In light of public health authority advice to curtail the gathering of groups arising from Covid-19 (the Coronavirus) you are invited to reflect upon the Gospels of Sundays of […]

Novena of Prayers in Honour of St Patrick.

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As St Patrick’s Day approaches: A novena of prayers in honour of our national patron will be celebrated at the end of each Mass in the parish beginning on Monday 9 March and concluding on the holyday. The novena prayer leaflet will be available in the porch as you enter for each Mass. ‘We pray […]

Sign of Peace at Mass during the Corona Virus Outbreak.

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Offering the sign of peace may take different forms; (1) you may bow to the person nearest to you. (2) You might just give them a smile. (3) A wave of your hand. Other possible forms e.g. a handshake or an embrace will remain suspended during the corona virus outbreak.

Living Lent More Fully.

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Lent calls us to almsgiving, fasting and prayer. We express almsgiving in our support for Trócaire and other organizations that help the poor. Fasting is lived out on Ash Wednesday and on Good Friday. Abstinence on Fridays during Lent (and throughout the whole year) gives us an ideal opportunity to deny ourselves in order to […]

Glenstal Abbey Lenten Talks.

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At Glenstal Abbey, the Lenten talks begin this Sunday, March 1st, at 4.30 pm and continue on every Sunday until Palm Sunday. The information is available on the Abbey Website. Everyone is welcome. https://glenstalcom.finalsite.com/abbey/hospitality/calendar-clone/sundays-of-lent-series

Boherlahan Dualla Community Games: Winter Events 2020.

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Boherlahan Dualla Community games have begun 2020 with great enthusiasm and performance by our young participants. The County Indoor soccer finals were held on 8th February in the Ursuline Sports hall in Thurles. We had three teams competing – U13 boys trained by Brian Heffernan, Geraldine Graham and Ger Kennedy, U13 Girls trained by Brian […]

Sign of Peace at Mass: Different Forms.

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Offering a sign of peace is a goodwill gesture towards others. We are reminding ourselves that we belong to a Communion of Jesus Christ. Before we receive him in Holy Communion we are expressing friendship and peace with those around us. We are saying to them that we are united in the one Body. Offering […]

Peter’s Pence Collection.

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Peter’s Pence Collection was taken up at all Masses last weekend. This is a special collection taken up every year for the Pope’s charities. It is used to alleviate poverty and suffering in the different countries ravaged by violence and war. If you were away or missed out, you may hand in your envelope with […]

Boherlahan Bingo.

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Bingo each Monday night in Boherlahan Hall at 8.30pm. Do come along, there are great prizes. Buses serving local surrounding areas.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

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Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament times are as follows: Boherlahan: every Monday 10.00 am-12 noon; 2.00-3.00 pm; 6.00-8.00 pm.  Dualla: every Friday morning 8:45 to 9:30 am. Acorn Lodge: every second Thursday afternoon 2:30 to 3:30 pm.  We are invited by the Lord to deepen our prayer life. Do come along and watch one hour. Let us […]

Lent and Trócaire – A Visible Expression of Almsgiving.

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Ash Wednesday is fast approaching (February 26). The Trócaire boxes have arrived and are available in the porches of the church. Please take one home and if you know of any neighbour that might wish to help the poor during Lent, take one for them as well.  The family Trócaire Box is a visible expression […]

Lenten Online Retreat.

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Do a free Three Day Online Retreat focusing on Prayer; Fasting; and Almsgiving. This retreat is available throughout Lent, FREE. Register: prioryinstitute.com. (01-4048124)

Legion of Mary Bulletin: February 2020.

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The Novena in honour of the Miraculous Medal was started in Boherlahan-Dualla over 60 years ago by the late Fr. Michael B. Canon O’Dwyer who was Parish Priest here from 1955 – 1966. Many of us wear a Miraculous Medal but know little of its origin which goes back to 1830 in the time of […]

Doon Social Farm: QQI Level 4 Program in Horticulture.

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Doon Social Farm, Doon, Co. Limerick is running a QQI Level 4 program in Horticulture, which includes all aspects of growing fruit and vegetables and other useful self-development skills. Commencing late February, the program is ideal for those in receipt of social welfare and carries no extra cost. All enquires welcome to Maura or Deirdre, […]

M. Ed. in Religious Education Degree.

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M. Ed. in Religious Education degree at Mary Immaculate College: Applications are welcome from teachers and educators who are interested or involved in religious education across a variety of educational settings. Application closing date 31 May, 2020.  For full details on the programme go to www.mic.ie or contact the Admissions Office at admissions@mic.ul.ie or tel. 061 […]

Accord Facilitators Recruitment.

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Accord are running a recruitment campaign for Marriage Preparation course facilitators. The closing date for receipt of application forms to be included in Selections for this year is Friday 15 May. Application forms and additional information about becoming a facilitator is available on www.accord.ie. Contact Aisling on 01 505 3112 or by email to info@accord.ie