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24 HOURS FOR THE LORD
Following on from last year's Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, Pope Francis invites Catholics all over the world to celebrate this Lent "24 Hours for the Lord" so as to refocus on God's Mercy and the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
There will be adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in St John the Baptist Church beginning at
1.30pm this Friday (24th March) and ending at 12 noon on Saturday (25th March).
Please try to come and adore the Lord in the Blessed Sacrament during this time. There will be confessions available:
Friday: 4pm - 6pm & 7.30pm - 9pm
Saturday: 10.30am - 11.30am
A course on Lectio Divina will commence on Wednesday 1st March at 7.45pm in the Pastoral Centre. The reflections will be on the Mass Readings for Sunday 5th March - the 1st Sunday of Lent. Please come along and bring your Bible and a friend.
Sacrament of First Holy Communion
St. John the Baptist P.S: Saturday 6th May in St John the Baptist Church;
Presentation Primary School: Saturday 6th May in St Patrick’s Church;
Ballyoran Primary School: Saturday 20th May in St. John the Baptist Church.
Sacrament of Confirmation
Saturday 25th March in St. John the Baptist Church.