Happy Easter to all our Parishioners!
“We are Easter people, and ‘alleluia’ is our song!”
The next family Mass will be on Sunday May 4th at 12.30pm.
All welcome especially the children of the parish and their families! We are delighted to see more and more children coming along to this Mass and encourage all to help in this way of handing on our faith to the next generations.
Pope Francis: Let the joy of the Risen Lord be imprinted in our hearts and lives
Pope Francis began his Regina Coeli address on Monday by saying Happy Easter! Christ is risen! He is truly risen ."
The Holy Father told the faithful gathered in Saint Peter’s Square that the dominant feeling that shines in the Gospel accounts of the Resurrection is one of joy and wonder, and he went on to say that in the liturgy we relive the mood of the disciples with the news that the women had brought, Jesus is risen!
The Pope said, “Let this experience imprinted in the Gospel, be imprinted in our hearts and in our lives. Let the joyous wonder of Easter Sunday radiate through our thoughts , looks, attitudes , gestures and words ..." But, he stressed, let this come from within us. read more
Parish Retreat - save the date!
Saturday 24th of May
There will be a Parish retreat in Manresa, Jesuit Centre of Spirituality, Clontarf on Saturday 24th of May. It will be part of Manresa’s Oasis Days, which presents an opportunity to take some time apart - a little time to catch up with yourself, to meet with God. More information will be provided at a later date.
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Parish Contact Details
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ST FRANCIS XAVIERS’ CHURCH AND PARISH
Gardiner Street, Dublin 1
Tel: 01 8363411
Parish Website: www.gardinerstparish.ie
Gospel Reflection Website: www.gardinerstparish.wordpress.com
Fr John Sullivan SJ Website: www.frjohnsullivansj.com
Fr Donal Neary SJ PP.
Fr Fergus O Donoghue SJ PC
Mr Seamus Buckley, Assistant for Liturgy and Faith Development
Fr Paddy Carberry SJ, Ignatian Outreach
Br Tom Phelan SJ, Office Manager
Jesuits from the community also assist in the church.
Chair of Parish Council:
Mr Michael Punch
Interim Chair: Mr Aidan Seery Secretary: Ms Clare Fallon