Church Services

Week from Saturday, February 20th

 

CATHEDRALS

Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford Sunday 21st February.The Second Sunday of Lent. 8.30 Holy Communion. 10.00 Family Service with The Dean. Hymns: 518, 129, 17, 22. Trinity Gospel Choir Daily Communion from Monday to Friday at 1.15pm

Christchurch Cathedral, Dublin Sunday 21st February, the Second Sunday of Lent. 11.00am The Cathedral Eucharist sung by the Cathedral Voluntary Choir. Eucharist setting: Mass Setting: Ireland in C. Psalm: 27. Motet: Faure, Cantique de Jean Racine. Preacher: Precentor Neil McEndoo. Thursday 25th Februrary, 18.00pm. Choral Evensong sung by the Cathedral Choir. Responses: Tomkins. Psalm: 63: 1-9. Canticles: Gibbons, short service. Anthem: Gibbons, O Lord, in thy wrath. Morning Prayer: Monday to Friday at 10.00am. Evening Prayer: Monday to Friday at 5.00pm. The Lunchtime Eucharist: Monday to Friday at 12.45pm in the Lady Chapel. For further information on services and worship resources and to view services on the webcast, log on to www.christchurchdublin.ie. For general information please ring the cathedral office on: (01)6778099.

National Cathedral of Saint Patrick, Dublin THE SECOND SUNDAY IN LENT 9.15 EUCHARIST said in the Lady Chapel. 11.15 CHORAL EUCHARIST sung by the Gentlemen of the Cathedral Choir Palestrina: Missa Ut re mi, Purcell: O Lord, remember not, Caldara: Laboravi in gemitu meo, Preacher: The Revd J.P.O. Barry, M.A., Ph.D., Prebendary of Saint Audoens. 15.15 A Lenten Sequence of Music Readings sung by the Gentlemen of the Cathedral Choir including Max Regers Straf mich nicht in Deinen Zorn. MATINS is sung at 9.00 and EVENSONG at 17.30 Monday to Friday. EUCHARIST is said at 11.05 on Wednesday and Thursday and Saturday. For further information visit www.stpatrickscathedral.ie or telephone 01 453 9472.

Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork Sunday 21st February 2016 11.15am Choral Eucharist (adult voices) Service: Mass for four voices - Tallis Motet: Miserere mei, Domine - Lassus 3.30pm Choral Evensong (adult voices) Service: The Second Service - Moore Responses: Ashfield Anthem: Ecce ascendimus Hierosolimam - Guerrero

St Canice’s Cathedral Coach Rd Kilkenny Sunday 21st February 2nd Sunday of Lent 8.00am Eucharist Choral Eucharist 11.30am. Setting : A Festival Eucharist - Proulx Hymns: 566, 369, 202, 323, Psalm 27 ch. 150. Anthem: Hide not thou thy face R. Farrant. Communion: Panis Angelicus C. Saint-Saens. Wednesday 24th Feb 10.30am Eucharist.

St Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick Saturday 20th February. 3pm Canon Patrick Comerford (Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin) talks on: 1916 - Finding a Voice for the Church of Ireland. 4.30pm: Choral Evensong, with Installation of Canons. Canticles: Wood in E flat (No. 2). Responses: Radcliffe. Psalm 69. Anthems: Sunset and Evening Star (Hewson); God be in my head (Radcliffe). Sunday 21st February: The Second Sunday of Lent. 11.15am: Sung Eucharist (Rite One). Service: Darke in E. Anthems: Wash me throughly S.S. Wesley; Turn thy face from my sins - Attwood. Psalm 27. Hymns 10, 557, 468, 566. Postlude: Voluntary in C minor James Hook. 1900 Evening Prayer.

St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral Second Sunday of Lent Saturday 20th February - 6.00 p.m. Vigil Mass Cantor and Organ. Sunday 21st February - 10.00 a.m. Mass. 11.00 a.m. Mass - sung Latin (Novus Ordo). The Gentlemen of the Palestrina Choir. Director Blanaid Murphy. Missa Inter Vestibulum Guerrero. Aspice Domine Byrd. Scapulis Domine. Organ Voluntary Prelude and Fugue in B Minor, BWV 544 - J.S. Bach. Organist Professor Gerard Gillen. Organ Scholar - Robbie Carroll. Celebrant Canon Damian OReilly, Adm. 12.45 p.m. Mass Cantor and Organ. 6.30 p.m. Mass Pro Nuova Music Group. Weekday Masses Monday to Saturday 8.30 a.m., 10.00 a.m., 11.00 a.m., 12.45 p.m. and 5.45 p.m. (6.00 p.m. Vigil Saturday) Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament Monday to Saturday 1.15 to 5.15 p.m.

St Philips, Milltown 8.30am - Holy Communion; 11.30am - Family Service

CHURCH OF IRELAND

Abington Church, Limerick 11am Morning Prayer.

All Saints’ Blackrock 10.00 am Holy Communion

All Saints’ Raheny and St John the Evangelist, Coolock. The Second Sunday in Lent. All Saints’, 9.00am and 10.00am Holy Communion. St John’s, 11.30am Holy Communion. Wednesday 24 February,at 7,30pm, Lenten Prayer Services for the Christians of Egypt,

Ardamine Group, Co Wexford Monamolin 9.00am (Holy Communion) Ardamine 10.15am (Morning Prayer) Kilnamanagh 11.45am (Morning Prayer)

Arklow,Inch and Kilbride Inch Parish Church 10am HC (2), St. Brigid’s, Kilbride 10am. MP (2), St. Saviour’s, Aklow11.30am. HC (2). Mid Week Lenten Service - Wednesday at Inch Parish Church 8pm. Healer Prayer Service.

Bailieborough Group of Parishes Mullagh 9:30am - All-Age Service Shercock 9:30am - Morning Prayer Bailieborough 10:45am - Morning Prayer Knockbride 12noon - All-Age Service Sermon Series: Knowing Jesus - Luke 5:4-25 All welcome.

Booterstown - St Philip and St James’ Church 8.30 Holy Communion in St Philip and St James’ Church, Booterstown 10.30 United Family Service for Founder’s Day (Scouting) in St Thomas’ Church, Mount Merrion Please note that there are no 10.00 or 11.30 services today.

Booterstown - St Philip and St James’ Church 8.30 Holy Communion in St Philip and St James’ Church, Booterstown 10.30 United Family for Founder’s Day (Scouting) in St Thomas’ Church, Mount Merrion Please note the changes to our usual service times for the Sunday

Booterstown - St Philip and St James’ Church 8.30 Holy Communion in St Philip and St James’ Church, Booterstown 10.30 United Family Service for Founder’s Day (Scouting) in St Thomas’ Church, Mount Merrion Please note the changes to the service times for this Sunday

Castleknock and Mulhuddart with Clonsilla 8.30a.m. Holy Communion, St. Brigid’s. 10.00a.m. Holy Communion, St. Mary’s. 11.30a.m. Holy Communion, St. Brigid’s. 8.00p.m. Evening Prayer, St. Thomas’.

Christ Church Delgany 8.30am Holy Communion; 10.30am Family Service; 7pm Holy Communion.

Christ Church, Church Road, Bray, Co Wicklow 8.30am Holy Communion 1; 11.00am Holy Communion 2; 7.00pm Praise Service.

Christ Church, Dunlaoghaire 9am - Holy Communion Service 2. 1030am - Holy Communion Service 2. Thursday 25th - Holy Communion Service 1 at 11.30am.

Christ Church, Taney Parish 10.15am Parish Communion Rev. Cathy Hallissey. 7.00pm Compline. Wed 24th February Holy Communion at 10.00am.

Clontarf, Church of St John The Baptist Sunday 21st February, the Second Sunday in Lent: Holy Communion at 8:30am and at 10:30am (Sunday Club in the Parish Centre). Wednesday 24th February: Morning Worship at 10:30am in the Parish Centre.

Cork Carrigaline Union. 930am- Morning Prayer St John’s Monkstown. 11am- Holy Communion St Mary’s Carrigaline. www.carrigalineunion.org

Deansgrange, Co Dublin Parish of Kill O’ The Grange, Service times: 8.30am Holy Communion, 10am All Age Service 11.30 am Service of the Word. Preacher: Rev. Arthur Young. Crche and children’s programme available at 10am service. Everyone welcome. www.kotg.ie

Donnybrook: St Mary’s Simmonscourt Road 10am: The Second Sunday in Lent: Morning Prayer. Revd. John Marchant

Finglas (St Canice) Lent 2: 11.30 Eucharist. Wednesday: 10.30 Eucharist

Glasnevin (St Mobhi) Lent 2: 11.30 Morning Prayer

Glenageary-St Paul’s The Second Sunday in Lent 8.15 am Holy Communion (One) 10.30 am Morning Prayer (Two) 7 pm Holy Communion (Two) Wednesday 24th Holy Communion 7.15 am and 11 am Saturday 27th Service of Confirmation 7 pm

Holy Trinity Rathmines 8.30a.m. Holy Communion. 10.30a.m. Morning Prayer. Mr. E. Lewis. 12 Noon. Fresh Expressions service.

Irishtown/ Sandymount: St Matthew’s Church 11.30am: The Second Sunday in Lent: Morning Prayer. Revd. John Marchant

Julianstown, Co Meath Sunday 21st February at 10.30am Family Eucharist including Baptism

Kilbride Church, Bray 10.00 am Holy Communion One.

Kilternan, Kilternan Parish Church 8:30am The Holy Communion 10:30am Thinking Founders Day Service

Kinsale Union Sunday 21 February (Second in Lent): Kinsale: 8:30 am Holy Communion, 11:30 am Holy Communion; Ballymartle: 10:00 am Morning Prayer

Mount Merrion - St Thomas’ Church 8.30 Holy Communion in St Philip and St James’ Church, Booterstown 10.30 United Family Service for Founder’s Day (Scouting) in St Thomas’ Church, Mount Merrion Please note the changes to the service times for this Sunday

Mount Merrion - St Thomas’ Church 8.30 Holy Communion in St Philip and St James’ Church, Booterstown 10.30 United Family Service for Founder’s Day (Scouting) in St Thomas’ Church, Mount Merrion Please note that there are no 10.00 or 11.30 services today.

Mount Merrion - St Thomas’ Church 8.30 Holy Communion in St Philip and St James’ Church, Booterstown 10.30 United Family for Founder’s Day (Scouting) in St Thomas’ Church, Mount Merrion Please note the changes to our usual service times for the Sunday

Rathfarnham Parish Sunday 21st Feb 8am Holy Communion; 10.30am Rural Deanery Confirmation Service in Rathfarnham. Please note no 12 noon Holy Communion service. Tuesday 23rd Feb 8pm Lent Scripture series. Thrusday 25th Feb 10.30am Holy Communion and 11-12 noon Pop In for coffee. We welcome you to worship God with us.

Saint Bartholomew’s Church, Clyde Road, Dublin 4 9am Said Eucharist. 11am Solemn Eucharist: Men. Byrd: Mass for Three Voices. Purcell: O remember not. 6pm Choral Evensong: Chamber Choir. Plainsong responses. Lassus: Magnificat Octavi toni. Byrd: Civitas sancti tui.

Sandford Church 10.00am - Family Service; Wednesday 10.30am - Holy Communion

Santry (St Pappan) Lent 2: 10.00 Eucharist

Skerries / Rush / Balbriggan 9.30 Kenure Rush Holy Communion 10.30 Holmpatrick Skerries MP 12 noon St Georges Balbriggan Holy Communion

St Andrew’s Lucan 9am Holy Communion, 10am Service of the Word, Wed 24th 10am Holy Communion, 8pm Lenten Service

St Ann’s Dawson Street 11 am Eucharist (HC2). Hymns: 108, 305, 400, 373. Motet: Mawby Ave verum. Monday - Friday, Eucharist 12.45 pm. Tuesday 12.45 pm Eucharist and prayer for healing with laying on of hands. All welcome.

St Audoen Cornmarket 10.00 Eucharist (every Sunday). Preacher, the Rector.

St Bartholomew’s Church, Conary, Co Wicklow 9.10am. Holy Communion. Canon Roland Heaney

St Brigid’s Stillorgan 8.30 am Holy Communion 11.30 am Holy Communion

St Catherine St James Donore Avenue 11.30 Eucharist (and Sunday School). Preacher, the Rector. 11.00 Wednesday 24 School Lenten Service. Address, Andrew Forrest, Principal, the High School Dublin.

St John the Evangelist, Sandymount Sunday 21st February - 2nd Sunday in Lent: Sung Eucharist 11 a.m. Wednesday 24th February: Holy Eucharist 11 a.m. Friday 26th February: Stations of the Cross 11 a.m. www.sandymount.dublin.anglican.org

St Kevin’s Church, Dunganstown, Co Wicklow 10.30am. Morning Prayer. Canon Roland Heaney

St Maelruain’s, Tallaght 8.30am Holy Communion. 11.00am Family Service.

St Mary’s Leixlip 11.30am Holy Communion, Tue 23rd 10am Holy Communion

St Mary’s, Howth 9.30 Holy Communion. 11.00 am Morning Prayer. Wed 24 th 10.30 Holy Communion.

St Matthias, Killiney - Ballybrack 9.00 am Holy Communion, 10.30 Service of the Word. Wednesday 10.30 Holy Communion, 8.00 pm Lent Study Group.

St Michael’s Church, Pery Square, Limerick 8.30am Holy Communion. 10am Family Service.

St Nahi’s, Dundrum 8.30am Holy Communion. 11.45am Morning Prayer Rev. Cathy Hallissey.

St Patrick’s Church, Powerscourt, Enniskerry 8.30 am Holy Communion. 11.30 am Holy Communion Two. 1.30 pm Church Lunch in Powerscourt Arms Hotel.

St Stephen’s 1st Sunday of the month 11 am Holy Communion. All other Sundays in St Anns Dawson Street, also at 11 am. All welcome.

Trinity Hall, Redcross, Co Wicklow 11.30am. Family Worship. 7.30pm Sunday evening worship. Canon Roland Heaney.

Tullow, Carrickmines 8:30am - Holy Communion; 10:30am - Morning Prayer.

Whitechurch Parish 8.00 a.m., Holy Communion. 10.30 a.m., Morning Prayer. 7.00 p.m., Holy Communion.

Zion Church Rathgar Sunday, 21st February 2016 - The Second Sunday in Lent: 9.00 a.m. Holy Communion; 10.30 a.m. Matins. Wednesday, 24th February: 10.30 a.m. Holy Communion. Thursday, 25th February: 8.00 p.m. Compline - Please join us each Thursday evening through Lent as we gather to close the day in prayer.

PRESBYTERIAN

Adelaide Road 11am. David Boyd - Fruitfulness on the Frontline. Being a messenger of the gospel. Childrens programme and Crche available during Service. Tea/Coffee after Service. All Welcome. Luas Green line 2 mins. walk away. Web Page: www.adelaideroadchurch.ie

Arklow Sunday 21st 10.00am. Rev. Jim Carson. Children’s programme during the service. Everyone is very welcome. Visit us at www.arklowpc.com.

Blackrock St Andrews 9.45am. Reverend K P Meyer. Junior Church and Creche.All visitors welcome.

Christ Church Rathgar 9.30 am Early Morning Worship, Ruth Whelan; 11.00 am Morning Worship, Alan Finlay. All welcome.

Christ Church, Sandymount 11.15 am A shorter service of morning worship, followed by congregational AGM and lovely refreshments. All most welcome.

Dun Laoghaire Sunday 21st February - 11.15am service. Rev. Chris Kennedy. Crche and children’s programmes provided for our ever-increasing number of children Everyone is warmly welcome. For more information visit www.dl-pc.org.

Greystones 11.00am. Rev Gary McDowell. Children’s Sunday Club during worship. Everyone most welcome. 1.00pm. approx. Congregational Annual General Meeting. Visit us at www.greystonespc.org

Howth 11.45 am. Mr. David Appleton. Everybody welcome. Childrens programme during the service. Join us for tea/coffee after the service. Visit us at www.hmpchurch.org.

KELLS Bective Street, Kells, Co. Meath. Morning worhship 10am led by Rev. C. Irwin. All very welcome. Advance notice - Friday 4th March at 7.30pm, World Day of Prayer ecumenical worship..

Malahide 10.00 am. Mr. David Appleton. Everybody welcome. Childrens programme during the service. Creche available. Join us for tea/coffee after the service. Visit us at www.hmpchurch.org.

St Andrew’s Bray 10.00am. Rev. Chris Kennedy. Sunday School. All Visitors welcome.

METHODIST

Arklow 10.00am. Morning Worship - Mr. Gordon Irons.

Blanchardstown Methodist Centre, Tyrrelstown Town Centre (Behind Netpol) . 10.30am Morning Worship - Rev Kenneth Lindsay

Centenary Leeson Park. 10.30am Morning Worship - Rev Andrew Dougherty

Christ Church, Sandymount 11.15 am A shorter service of morning worship, followed by congregational AGM and lovely refreshments. All most welcome.

Cork South Kerry Killarney 9am 11am Overseas JMA family service, Rev Karen Spence; The Gateway, Kenmare 11am Dr Ed Ritchie; The Lighthouse, Millstreet 6.30pm Help for Humans Ireland, Rev Karen Spence

Cork South Kerry Circuit Cork. - Wesley Chapel, Ardfallen, Douglas Road. Morning Service (including Sunday School Crche) 11.30 am. Led by Mr. Rodger McKay. Kinsale Morning service at 10.00 am. Led by Rev. Geraldine Gracie. Youghal Morning Service at 10.00 am. Led by Mr. Billy Reidy.

Dublin Central Mission Lower Abbey Street, D1. 11.00am Morning Worship - Rev Dr Laurence Graham. Wed 1.05pm -1.35pm Service of Healing Wholeness.

Dublin Korean Church meeting in Adelaide Road Presbyterian Church. 2.00pm Rev Yongnam Park

Dublin North Sutton 10.00am Mrs Gillie Hinds: 4.00pm Short service for Carers, the cared for and their families: Clontarf 11.30am Rev D. Nixon: Skerries 12.00pm Mrs Yinka Parm

Dundrum 10.00am Worship Service, Mr. Tim Dunwoody (World Mission and Development Officer). 11.30am Elevate / Caf-style Service

Gorey 10.30am. Morning Worship, Rev. Steven Foster

Lucan 10.00am Morning Worship - Dr Vandan Ward

Rathgar 11.30am Morning Worship - Rev Vanessa Wyse Jackson

Rathgar 11.30am Morning Worship - Mr Michael Jones

Tallaght Kiltalawn, Jobstown. 11.45am Morning Worship - Dr Vandan Park

Wicklow 11.45am Morning Worship - Mr. Gordon Irons.

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE

First Church 21 Herbert Park Dublin 4 Sunday Service 11am Wed Testimony Meeting 8pm Reading Room 15 Sth Gt Georges St Dublin 2 Open Tues Thurs Frid 11am-3pm Sat 11am-1pm Tel 6793524.Christian Science Society 15 Sth Main St Cork Sunday Service 10.45am.All are Welcome.

BAPTIST

Grosvenor Road Baptist Church, Rathmines, Dublin Sunday, 21 February 11am: The authority of the healer John 5: 1-16 Ed Neill. Followed by the Lords Supper. (Crche and full youth and childrens programme available). 7pm: Sunday7 Baptism Service Richard McConnell. Followed by Chilli Dinner. People from all backgrounds welcome. www.GrosvenorBaptist.org

UNITARIAN

Dublin The Unitarian Church welcomes all who wish to worship in the spirit of freedom, reason and tolerance. Dublin Unitarian Church 112 St. Stephens Green West Dublin 2. Services are held each Sunday at 11am. www.dublinunitarianchurch.org and podcasting on iTunes. Minister Rev. Bridget Spain. The service tomorrow will be led by Rev. Chris Wilson, Moderator of the Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church of Ireland. All welcome. A short assisted lunchtime service of meditation/recollection is held in the church each Wednesday between 1.10pm and 1.40pm. All are welcome to drop in for all or part of this weekly period of quiet reflection in the heart of a busy city. On Thursday 25th February between 1.00pm and 1.45pm all are welcome to the first of our new series of Thursday Lunchtime Talks. This series deals with Social Life in the Dublin of 1916 and the speaker this week will be Patrick Yeates who will speak on the social life of Dublin in 1916

RELIGIOUS SOCIETY OF FRIENDS

All Ireland Visitors welcome to public meetings for worship each Sunday in meeting houses at: Dublin 4-5 Eustace Street, 11 am; also Thursday 6.15 pm. Churchtown, 82 Lr Churchtown Rd, 11 am. Rathfarnham, 62 Crannagh Rd, 10.30 am. Monkstown, Pakenham Rd, 10.30 am. Drogheda, The Grammer School, Mornington Road. 2nd 4th Sunday, 11am. Ballitore, Ballitore Meeting House, Ballitore, Co Kildare, 11am. Edenderry, Co Offaly, Fr Kearns St, 2nd Sunday last Sunday, 11.30 am. Enniscorthy, Wexford Rd, 11 am.; Gospel Meeting 1st Sunday, 7.30pm. Kilkenny: Highbank Orchard, 2nd Sunday phone 0863592897 for details. Waterford, Newtown, 10 am. Cork, Summerhill South, 11 am. Killarney, The Old Monastery, Port Road 2nd Sunday of the month, 11 am. Limerick, Southville Gardens, Ballinacurra, 11 am. Roscrea, 1st 3rd Fridays, 8pm, Last Sunday at 11am. phone (0505)41394 for details. Scariff , Raheen Wood Steiner School, Tuamgraney 1st Tuesday, 8pm. Galway, St Nicholas Parochial School, Waterside, Galway, 11.00am. Derry, The Gate Lodge, 91 Strand Road, 1st,3rd5th Sundays, 11 am. Coleraine, 52 Union St, 11.30am. Belfast, Frederick St, 11am. South Belfast, 22 Marlborough Pk Nth, 10.45 am. Lisburn, 4 Magheralave Road, 11 am. Grange, near Dungannon, 11 am. Richhill, 15 Irish Street, 11 am. Bessbrook, Deramore Road, 11.15 am. Lurgan, Johnstons Row, off High Street, 11 am. Moyallon, 117 Stramore Road, Gilford, 1st and 3rd Sundays at 11.30 am. Fermanagh, Ochard Acre Farm, Nr Lisnarick, 4th Sunday,10.30. ENQUIRIES: Quaker House Dublin, Stocking Lane, Dublin 16 01 4998003 WEB SITE: www.quakers.ie