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Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Mourne Road, Drimnagh, Dublin 12 Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Mourne Road, Drimnagh, Dublin 12

Archdiocese of Dublin, Ireland. Archdiocese of Dublin, Ireland.

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  • FEASTS AND SEASONS

    LENT BEGINS ON FEBRUARY 10TH, ASH WEDNESDAY, AND ENDS ON MARCH 31ST, HOLY THURSDAY. ASHES WILL BE BLESSED AND IMPOSED AT MASS AT 7.30 AM AND 10AM ON ASH WEDENSDAY. OUR EXTRA DAILY MASS FOR LENT WILL BE AT 7.30AM MONDAY TO FRIDAY IN THE ORATORY. DURING LENT PRAY, FAST AND GIVE ALMS.

  • VIDEO MEDITATION ON LENT
  • Parish Calendar
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    Wed Feb 10  · 9:40am
    Wed Feb 10  · 10am
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  • CHURCH REFURBISMENT

    REFURBISHMENT WORK ON OUR CHURCH STARTS ON THURSDAY 11TH FEBRUARY AND WILL BE COMPLETED BY EARLY JULY.  THE MAIN CHURCH IS CLOSED FROM MONDAY TO FRIDAY EXCEPT FOR FUNERALS.  ALL WEEKDAY MASSES WILL BE CELEBRATED IN THE ORATORY.  WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE TO PARISHIONERS.  WE HOPE THE BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED CHURCH WILL MAKE IT WORTH THE DISRUPTION.  WE WILL TRY TO KEEP THE CHURCH OPEN FOR SATURDAY EVENING AND SUNDAY MASSES THROUGHOUT THE BUILD. DONATIONS LARGE OR SMALL TOWARDS THE COST OF THE REFURBISHMENT WILL BE MOST GRATEFULLY RECEIVED AT THE PARISH OFFICE.  SINCERE THANKS TO THOSE WHO HAVE ALREADY CONTRIBUTED.

     

     

  • VIDEOS ON ASH WED, MARDI GRAS AND LENT AND GREGORIAN CHANT FOR LENT.
  • Verse of the Day
    For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.
    Ephesians 2:10/NIV
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    • WELCOME - FAILTE

      THE PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL AND STAFF WELCOME YOU TO OUR PARISH WEBSITE.  MAY GOD BLESS YOUR LIFE AND THOSE YOU LOVE WITH PEACE.  WHEREVER YOU ARE MAY THIS GLIMPSE OF THE LIFE OF OUR PARISH ENCOURAGE YOU TO GET INVOLVED IN THE LIFE OF THE COMMUNITY WHERE YOU LIVE.  

      "For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them." MATTHEW 18:20

       


       

    • PARISH NEWSLETTER

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    • DAILY MASS READINGS

       

       

      SUNDAY READINGS CYCLE B. 

      WEEKDAYS CYCLE 2. 

       

       

       

       

       

      · LECTIONARY - DAILY MASS READINGS
    • YEAR OF MERCY FOR CHILDREN!
    • JUBILEE OF MERCY HYMN
    • PEOPLE

      PARISH OFFICE:  Mrs. Deirdre Anderson and Mrs. Rita Buckley  (01) 4556105  mourneroadparish@eircom.net

        Canon John Flaherty - Moderator - Parochial House, Sperrin Road, Drimnagh, Dublin 12.  (01) 4556103.  mourneroadparish@eircom.net

        Fr. Dave Brannigan Co-PP, 89 Sperrin Road, Drimnagh, Dublin 12.(01) 4652418  mourneroadparish@eircom.net

        Mr. Frank Quinn.  Chair Parish Pastoral Council.  C/o Parish Office.

       

      Mrs. Pat Clarke.  Chair PArish Finance Committee.  C/0 Parish Office.

      Sr. Bonaventure Higgins RSM, Catechist.

      Mr. Andy Murphy and Mr. Oliver Banks, Volunteer Sacristans

       

       

       

       

       

       

    • 'LAUDATO SI'
    • FROM POPE FRANCIS
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      Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Mourne Road, Drimnagh, Dublin 12
      Mourne Road
      Drimnagh, Dublin 12
      Phone: (003531) 4556105
      Email: eircom.net@mourneroadparish


      Church open Monday to Friday 8.00am - 5.00pm.  Entry outside of Mass times through Parish Office entrance.    Wheelchair access at Sperrin Road doors.  Oratory at Sperrin Road open for Eucharistic Adoration Monday to Friday after 10.00am Mass until 5.00pm.  Saturday -  Church closes after 10.00am Mass and reopens at 5.30pm.  Sunday -  Church opens at 8.00am and  closes after last Liturgy.

      Parish Office located at Sperrin Road entrance.  Open Mon - Wed 9.00am - 1.00pm; 2.00pm - 5.00pm.  Thurs & Fri 9.00am - 1.00pm.  Priest on Duty may be contacted through the Parish Office (24 hour phone service). Priests Residences:  Parochial House, Sperrin Road (next to Church) and The Presbytery, 89 Sperrin Road (oppsite Sperrrin Road gate).

      Buses 122 and 123.  Luas Red Line to Drimnagh, 5 minute walk to church along Sperrin Road.

      Contituted in 1942 from Terenure and Dolphin's Barn parishes, Mourne Road is now part of the Pastoral Area of Crumlin, Mourne Road and Clogher Road.

       

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    • OUR BROTHER BISHOPS
    • BROTHER BISHOPS BRIAN AND KEVIN FARRELL NATIVES OF OUR PARISH CONCELEBRATE MASS IN OUR CHURCH DURING THE EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS IN 2012.  CLICK ON THE IMAGE ABOVE TO READ A RECENT ARTICLE ABOUT THEIR LIVES AND MINISTRY .

    • MASS TIMES

       SUNDAY MASSESVIGIL MASS 6.30PM SATURDAY WITH CHANT GROUP/CANTOR AND ORGANSUNDAY MORNING 9, 10.30 (FAMILY MASS). 12 NOON WITH PARISH CHOIR AND ORGAN.   PASTORAL AREA SUNDAY EVENING MASS CRUMLIN 7pm.

      WEEKDAY MASS  10AMDURING LENT 7.30AM IN THE ORATORY.

      HOLYDAY MASSES10AM AND AS ANNOUNCED. 

      SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION:  AFTER 10AM MASS ON SATURDAYS AND ANYTIME ON REQUEST TO PRIEST ON DUTY.  PENITENTIAL SERVICES DURING LENT AND ADVENT AND ON SPECIAL PARISH OCCASIONS.

      FULL SCHEDULE OF OUR PASTORAL AREA MASSES ON THE LINKBAR ABOVE.

       

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  • CHURCH REFURBISHMENT PROJECT

     


     

    Working towards 2018, the 75th anniversary of our Parish. 

    Phase 1 of Maintenance and Development Works on our Church began on February 10th 2016. The closing dates for tenders was 12th August 2015.  Tenders were submitted to our Architect, Ms. Carmel Brennan, Clonliffe Architects, Botanic Court, 30 - 32 Botnic Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 9. Approval for the successful tender was givenby the Diocesan Buildings and Finance Committees.  Subsequent to this approval work could begin. The estimated schedule for completion is 21 weeks from the commencement date during which time access to the main church will be curtailed on weekdays.  All weekday Masses and other Liturgies and Prayers except Funerals will be held in the Oratory.  The building of the new Pastoral space required the removal of 10 rows of seats right across the back of the church in both the centre and side aisles.  If you had a memorial plaque on one of these benches please contact the Parish Office about finding an alternative place in the church for your plaque if you haven't already done so. 

     

    Total Building Cost  (including Maintenance Works, Decoration & Pastoral Space)  €525,000 plus fees. 

     

    We acknowledge with thanks the wonderful financial support which our regular parishioners give each week towards the upkeep of the parish buildings through the envelope collection. The cost of the refurbishment will be funded primarily from the proceeds of the sale of the Presbyteries (300,000) combined with a recent legacy to the parish and also parish savings.  At this stage it looks as though the completion of Phase 1 will come in slightly over budget and consequently we need to do some fundraising.  Several parishioners have already given special contributions towards the refurbishment work for which we are most grateful. 

     

     

     

    If you are in a position to contribute towards the work, any donation however small will be gratefully received in the special REFURBISHMENT ENVELOPES which will are available in the churchPerhaps you could give an envelope to family members or neighbours who avail of the services of our church but who can’t or don’t attend or contribute regularly.  

     
     

     

     

    Click here to View Architect's Drawing

     

     


    Posted on Jun 6, 2015

    PARISH FINANCES

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    Posted on Jun 5, 2015
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    • THANK YOU

      Thank you for browsing our Parish Website.  Whoever you are we hope your visit, however brief, will have given you a glimpse of the life of our parish community. We aspire, with God's help, to live our lives rooted in the timeless values of the Gospel in a rapidly changing world, nourished in our spiritual lives by the grace of the Sacraments. As a parish community within the universal church, we try, with God's help, to live individual lives and build a community rooted in Faith and Hope and Love. This is both a challenging and enriching call to live in love of God and of each other, in imitation of Christ, with a care which extends way beyond our parish boundaries.. If you're an involved parishioner we hope you found any information you need about the parish on this site.  If you live in the Drimnagh area and don't have contact with the parish we hope some of what you read here will encourage you to make contact.  If you're from Drimnagh and visiting the site from abroad welcome home. Let us know how you're getting on and be assured that we pray constantly in the church for all those from the parish who have spread their wings to live in the four corners of the earth.  To everybody who visits this site may you be nourished by the Word of God which you can read here and be blessed according to your need at this time. 

      Canon John Flaherty and Fr. Dave Brannigan

    • OLGC THROUGH THE YEAR
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