wishes to thank everyone who came to his Farewell Evening, contributed to the presentation, or sent good wishes and encouragement in his new role as Army Chaplain. He will be remembering your intentions at Mass.

The final figure for the Bazaar which took place in December was €37,704. We would like to thank most sincerely our sponsors, all those who donated money and gifts, and all those who helped in any way towards the successful running of the Bazaar.


who has been with us in the Diocese for 31/2 years and in St. John’s for 3 years is to take up an appointment as Chaplain to the Defence Forces based at Sarsfield Barracks, Limerick on December 12th. We thank him for his service and wish him well. We pray God’s Blessing on his future ministry.

St. John’s Parish wre pleased to host a talk for the parents of children for Confirmation presented by Paul Montgomery who has worked in the areas of teaching and chaplaincy for over 17 years. The talk explored the challenges and opportunities for young people as they make the transition from Primary to Post Primary education. Meadowlands Hotel, Tuesday 26th, February.

It is hoped to re-commence our Sunday Children’s Liturgy. We are looking for volunteers to assist with this. Please give your name and contact details to the Parish Centre.