This NoticeBoard features events that are not part of Rathmines Parish, but may be of interest to parishioners

Celebrating the 5th Centenary of St. Teresa of Avila

Lecture at 7.00 pm in St. Teresa’s Church, Clarendon Street, Dublin 2 this evening,  Monday 31st August - St. Teresa’s Message for today’s Church with Fr. Greg Homing, O.C.D.  Monday 14thSeptember: Can St. Teresa help me to Pray?  Bishop Philip Boyce, O.C.D.

World Youth Day Information Night

Are you interested in finding out more about World Youth Day – Krakow, 2016?  An information night will take place in St. Paul’s Church, Arran Quay, Dublin 7 on Wednesday 9th September from 7.30 - 9.00 pm.

The Archdiocese of Dublin is offering the opportunity for young people aged 16-30 to come to World Youth Day (WYD) in Krakow in July 2016.  The diocese is bringing two groups: teenager (16-18) and Young Adults (over 18s).  Places are limited.  The World Youth Day offers fun, reflection, music and prayer as well as the opportunity to celebrate your faith with people from all over the World.  Young Adults (18+) are invited to sign up for a leadership course called “Anchor”.  If you need more information please go to

Venerable Matt Talbot 90th Anniversary 2015

St. Agatha’s Church, North William Street, on 4th September at 7.30 pm.  Marcin Burchardt will give his testimony at this month’s Novena Mass.  Marcin is a member of the Cenacolo Community based in Knock.  During this Mass we pray for those suffering from any form of addiction, those in recovery, their families and the wider community affected by alcohol and drug misuse.  All are welcome.  For further information please visit" style="color:purple"> or follow ‘Matt Talbot Dublin Diocesan Committee’ on Facebook.

Pontifical Irish College in Rome - Pilgrimage Programme

‘A Time for Priests’ - ongoing formation course in Prayer, preaching, call and service, from 14th – 18th September ‘Handing on the Faith Today’  a course for parishioners, includes a series of talks, liturgies and guided visits to significant Churches and Basilicas as well as an opportunity to attend a General Audience with Pope Francis, from 7th – 11th September.  For more information, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or visit:

Glenstal Abbey workshop

Living more confidently in the moment.  Weekend workshop in Glenstal Abbey on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September.  The workshop involves working with and contemplating on inspirational and spiritual texts from the Scriptures, Anthony de Mello, John O’Donohue and other inspirational authors.  The workshop aims to support participants in developing the ability to listen with openness and from the heart.  Cost is €150 including coffee and lunch.

Beginning Experience September 2015

A healing ministry which helps to resolve the grief at the end of a marriage or relationship.  Coping effectively with bereavement is a skill we can all learn.  The next Coping Programme will commence on Wednesday 9th September, for seven Wednesday evenings, at 7.15pm in White Friars Community Centre, Aungier St., Dublin 2.  For further information phone 086 0877379 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Book Launch

The launch of Donal Harrington's latest publication ‘Tomorrow's Parish: a vision and a path’ takes place on Thursday 10th September at All Hallows College, Grace Park Rd, Dublin 9.  Further details from  Columba Press e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Console World Suicide Prevention Day Conference

Thursday 10th September at Aviva Stadium Conference Centre, Dublin.  Following the success of previous conferences, this year’s Console World Suicide Prevention Day Conference has attracted a number of the world’s most influential minds and thought leaders on suicide and its prevention.  Conference fee:  €95 per person.  10% discount available for bookings of 2 or more.  Online bookings available at

Milltown Annual Fun Day

Milltown Parish Dublin will have their Annual Fun Day on Sunday 13th September from 12.30 - 3.00pm.  A magician, face painters and a D.J. will be at our open day.  There will also be a bouncing castle, spot prizes, and refreshments.  This event is partly sponsored by Dublin City Council.  Do come along, all are welcome!

National Grandparents Pilgrimage to Knock

.. on Sunday 13th September.  Blessing of the Sick at 2.30pm, Mass at 3.00pm.  ​Chief Celebrant: Bishop Brendan Leahy, Bishop of Limerick.​  Guest Soloist: Fr. Liam Lawton.  ​All welcome.  Children are invited to compose a prayer for their grandparents and send it to CGA Office, Castlebar St, Westport, Co Mayo.  All prayers will be blessed during the Mass.  For further information please phone 09824877 / email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Note:  A bus will depart from Our Lady Help of Christians, Navan Rd - some seats may be available for neighbouring parishes (tel. Navan Rd parish office at 01 8380265).

The Practice of Christian Living

Course beginning on Monday 14th September at 8.00 pm in the Pastoral Centre, Harold's Cross Church.  It will run for eight Monday evenings and will include a philosophical talk, Q&A and prayer.  The director is Professor Tom Casey, a Jesuit who has lectured in Philosophy in the Gregorian University in Rome and is now in Maynooth.  All welcome.  Harold’s Cross Parish Office:  Tel. 01-4965055 | Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.