Parish Contacts

Parish Priest

Fr 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

Ballycullen Avenue, Firhouse, Dublin 24.

Monday - Friday

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

Phone: (01) 4524702


Email:

olmcfirhouseparish@gmail.com

Facebook:

www.facebook.com/Firhouse Parish/

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Parish Voluntary Groups

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Volunteer Groups Helping Our Parish to Work for You

(Many Hands Make The Light Work in Our Parish)

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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.

Further Information - Ministers of the Eucharist

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

Further Information - Ministers of the Word

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

Further Information - Choir & Barbershop

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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, Pentecost, Corpus Christi etc.

Further Information - Liturgy Committee

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

Further Information - Bethany Bereavement Support Group

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

Further Information - Catering/Hospitality Group

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

Further Information - Small Christian Communities

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8.  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).

Further Information - Society of St. Vincent de Paul

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

Further Information - Legion of Mary

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10. Communications Group – Working to update communications using current technology, including updating this website - ongoing.

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

Further Information - Fund Raising Committee

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

Further Information - Finance Committee  

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

Further Information - Family Offering Team

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14. Care of the Church Group – Vacuum, clean and polish in the Church so it continues to be a beautiful place appropriate for worship. 

Further Information - Care of the Church Group

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

Further Information - Flowers/Altar Cloths

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

Further Information - Gardening Team

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

Further Information - Pastoral Council

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  18. Theatre Social Group - This group contributes to community spirit by enabling people to meet in a neutral venue - a local theatre -

for a chat and a pleasant night out. 

Further Information - Theatre Social Group

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'If you would like help from any of these groups, or to help them in their work, please contact the parish office.

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