Parish Contacts

Parish Priest

Very Rev Peter Reilly

Presbytery 1

1 Ballycullen Avenue

Firhouse  Dublin 24

Phone: (01) 4599855

Mobile in case of emergencies:

087 9746831

Email:

pjrfirhouseparish@gmail.com

Sacristan

Hugh McCahill

Parish Secretary

Jackie Martin

Assistant to Secretary 

Ann Murphy

Parish Office

Monday - Friday

9.30.a.m. - 4.00.p.m.

Phone: (01) 4524702


Email:

olmcfirhouseparish@gmail.com
 

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Firhouse Parish Groups

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Groups Helping Our Parish to Work for You

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1.  Eucharistic Ministers – Distribute Holy Communion at Masses, bring Holy Communion to local Nursing Homes on Sundays and at times to the housebound in the Parish

2.   Ministers of the Word – Proclaim the Word of God and lead Prayers of the Faithful at Masses and other liturgical events

3.   Choir(s) – Sing at Sunday morning Mass (adults) and at Vigil Mass on Saturdays (children)

4.  Liturgy Committee – Seeks ways to enhance the celebration of  Mass and other liturgical events and plans and organises special liturgies, e.g. during Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter

5.   Pray and Play group – Helps children experience God’s Word and God’s Presence during Sunday Mass once a month

6.   Bethany Group – Supports people or families in the Parish that have suffered bereavement

7.   Baptism Team – Helps prepare parents for Baptism through which their child begins a lifelong faith-journey in our Christian Community

8.   Hospitality Committee – Organises and prepares refreshments at parish events throughout the year

9.   Small Christian Community  Prayer Groups – Meet in fellowship to study scripture, to discuss it and pray together

10. St. Vincent de Paul Society – Visits families and individuals in the local area who ask for assistance and offers them financial support and friendship (all visits are confidential)

11. Legion of Mary – Members give at least two hours per week to serve Christ in the sick, marginalised and needy

12. Communications Group – Working to update communications using current technology

13. Fundraising Committee – Organises events to raise funds necessary for the parish to carry out its mission

14. Finance Committee – Advises the Parish Priest with the Parish Finances and advises in the Financial Management of the Parish  

15. Church Envelope Collectors – Collect Family Offering Envelopes in street or local area to enable and support the work of the Parish

16. Weekly Church Cleaners – Vacuum, clean and polish in the Church so it continues to be a beautiful place appropriate for worship

17. Church Flower Arrangers – Beautify the altar area of the Church with appropriate flowers for the celebration of Mass and other occasions

18. Church Garden Volunteers – Upgrade and maintain the Church Gardens so God’s creation can enhance our place of worship

19. Pastoral Council – A Leadership Group working with the Priest for the good of the Parish

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If you would like to help the work of any of these groups please contact the parish office.

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The following links give further information about some of the voluntary groups listed above:

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