St Catherine of Alexandria Church.

Feast day of St. Catherine of Alexandria Church

Today is the feast day of our Parish Church, St. Catherine of Alexandria, Meath St., Dublin. We wish them every joy and blessing for their celebrations. St. Catherine according to legend debated with 50 pagan philosophers. They hoped to convince her to renounce her faith. Instead, Catherine converted them to Christianity. Furious, the Emperor ordered […]

Gospel Reading for Sunday 7th Nov

Mark 12:38 As Jesus taught, he said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, 39 and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of honour at banquets! 40 They devour widows’ houses and for the sake of appearance […]

Jesus Heals

Gospel Reading for Sunday 24th Oct

Mark 10:46 They came to Jericho. As he and his disciples and a large crowd were leaving Jericho, Bartimaeus son of Timaeus, a blind beggar, was sitting by the roadside. 47 When he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to shout out and say, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!” […]

A notice on Sunday's Gospel.

Mark 10:32 They were on the road, going up to Jerusalem, and Jesus was walking ahead of them; they were amazed, and those who followed were afraid. He took the twelve aside again and began to tell them what was to happen to him, 33 saying, “See, we are going up to Jerusalem, and the […]

Fr. James Pius Maguire OSA RIP

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Father James Pius Maguire OSA who died 6th October 2021. He was solemnly professed on September 16th and ordained to serve as a priest in Rome on December 16th 1960. May he rest in peace. Fr. Jimmy spent a lot of his life overseas, specifically in […]