Firhouse Parish

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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Volunteer Groups Helping Our Parish to Work for You

'(Many Hands Make The Work Light in Our Parish)

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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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Ministers 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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Choir:  Sings at Sunday morning 11.00.a.m. Mass. 

Further Information:  Choir & Barbershop

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

Further Information:  Bethany Bereavement Support Group

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

Further Information:  Catering/Hospitality Group

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

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

Further Information:  Pastoral Council

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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:  

olmcfirhouseparish@gmail.com