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First Sunday of Advent

28th November 2021

God comes to those who wait for him.  Our waiting needs to be prayerful if we are to be truly ready to receive him when he comes

Reading for the  coming week

E-Missalette  for Sunday 28th  November 

Prayer for Spiritual Communion

My Jesus, 

I believe that You are present in

the most Holy Sacrament.

I love You above all things

and I desire to receive You in

 my soul.

Since I cannot at this moment

receive you sacramentally,

come at least spiritually into my heart.

I embrace you as if You were already there

and unite myself wholly to You.

Never permit me to be separated from You    Amen.

Pope Francis proclaims “Year of St Joseph”

With the Apostolic Letter “Patris corde”

(“With a Father’s Heart”), Pope Francis

recalls the 150th anniversary of the

declaration of Saint Joseph as Patron of

the Universal Church. To mark the occasion

, the Holy Father has proclaimed a

“Year of Saint Joseph” from , 8

December2020, to 8 December 2021

Please click here for more details


Feast of St Colmcille, 9th June 

"SONG OF COLMCILLE" written and performed by Morgan Crowley (Director of Music at St. Colmcille's Church Swords) for premiere performance at 10am Mass on the Feast Day of St. Colmcille at St. Colmcille's Church Swords - 9th June 2021 - celebrated by the Archbishop Dermot Farrell  and Fr. Michael Carey PP.

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St. Colmcille's
Fr Colin Rothery
5 Lissenhall Park,
Seatown Road,
Co. Dublin
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