Message from SMA Parish (Blackrock)

Eve of Holydays: 7pm Vigil Holyday: 7.15am, 10am and 12noon. During Lent and November: Mass at 6pm. During Novena in honour of Our Lady (May): Novena Mass @ 7.30pm (except Saturday 7pm) During Novena in honour of St Therese of Lisieux: Novena Mass @ 7.30pm (except Saturday 7pm) The Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) is available every Saturday at 10.30am and 6.15pm. Baptisms – by appointment with the Priests of the parish. Three weeks notice required. Weddings – by appointment with the Priests of the parish. A minimum of three months notice is required by Church and State. PreMarriage Course required. Benediction & Devotions: Every Sunday evening at 5pm. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament: Monday – Friday 1.30pm – 3pm. SMA NATIONAL NOVENA TO ST. THERESE OF THE CHILD JESUS Monday 23rd September 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Missionary life of St. Therese; Speaker: Bishop Fintan Gavin Tuesday 24th September 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Pastoral Role of Women in the Church: Speaker: Mrs. Maeve Hurley Wednesday 25th September 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Living with illness; Speaker: Mr. Declan Groeger Thursday 26th September 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Peer Support & Tolerance; Speaker: Megan Sarl, SCALA Friday 27th September 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Reconciliation & Healing; Speaker: Fr. Paddy O'Rourke SMA Saturday 28th September 2019 @ 7.00pm Theme: Isolation; Speaker: Fr. J.P. O'Riordan CSSr Sunday 29th September 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Mental Health; Speaker: Brendan McCarthy, Mental Health Board Monday 30th September 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Faith & it's Foundation. Speaker Llyod Bracken Tuesday 1st October 2019 @ 7.30pm Theme: Relevance of St. Therese to Modern Day Challenges; Speaker: Fr. Malachy Flanagan SMA Provincial Superior