Weekly Newsletter - 3rd February 2019


                                                                   4th Sunday of Ordinary Time.

3rd February, 2019
Fr.Denis Stritch P.P. 029 68007/086 2206607
Parish Website www.rockchapel.ie
Please check the parish website for update on masses during the week.
Masses for the Week
Sat:         7.30 p.m. - Nora & Michael O’Donnell, Grotto Terrace.
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – The Sheehan & Roche Families.
Sun:       11.00 a.m. – Mary Foley, Cummerduff. 1st Anniversary.
Vigil Mass next Saturday nightis in Meelin at 7.30 p.m.
Confessions at 7.00 p.m.
Readers for Next Weekend.
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – John Curtin
Eucharist Ministers next weekend
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Noreen Murphy & Elaine Coughlan.
Mass intentions next weekend
Sat:         7.30 p.m.
Sun:       10.00 a.m.
Sun:       11.00 a.m.
Collectors for February
Vigil: Mike Murphy; Thomas W. Murphy; Jack Walsh.
Sunday: Dan Rahilly; John T. Curtin; Framk Curtin.
Altar Society for February
Eily Mai Hickey; Breeda O’Callaghan; Lorraine Murphy.
Winning numbers were 3, 12, 13, 26. No Jackpot winner. Next jackpot is €2,500. Lucky Dip Winners of €25: Eileen Feehan; Dora Stack; Danny Murphy. Seller’s Prize: Patrick Carroll.
Safeguarding Children - In accordance with safeguarding guidelines all volunteers will be asked to complete the relevant forms over the next few weeks. 
Text Alert Rockchapel & Meelin
Any person wishing to join the Text Alert for the Rockchapel & Meelin area are aske to give their name, mobile number and €10 to Dan Joe Murphy or hand them into either Murphy’s Shop in Rockchapel or Brosnan’s Shop in Meelin ,
Rockchapel National School
Enrolments are now being taken for entry to the junior infant class for September 2019. We look forward to welcoming all queries from parents interested in enrolling their child. Expression of Interest forms are available from the school secretary on 029 69129.
11 children from the senior classes in Rockchapel N.S. will receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in Rockchapel on Thursday, 7th March. Your prayers are requested for these children as they continue on their journey of preparation.
Rockchapel Community Centre AGM
The AGM of Rockchapel Community Centre which was postponed last week due to the weather, will now take place on Tuesday night next, 6th February at 8.00p.m. A representative from each organisation is requested to attend.  
Abbeyside Players present “The Chastitute” by John B. Keane in Rockchapel Community Centre on Saturday, 16th February at 8.00 p.m. Admission €10. Tickets available from any member of Community Centre Committee. 
Boherbue Comprehensive School
The Assessment Test for incoming First Year students 2019/2020 will take place in the Library, Boherbue Comprehensive School, on Saturday, 9th February 2019, from 9.30am to 12.30pm.  Students should arrive at the School before 9.15am on that day.  All 6th Class students are very welcome.