Weekly Missalette

Weekly Missalette

posted on: 21-12-2014

4th Sun. Advent

21 Dec. 2014



Baptisms will take place in St. John’s Church, Cratloe on the following dates at 12.30 p.m.: 2014: Sunday Dec. 28th. 2015: Sunday January 25th, February 22nd, March 22nd Holy Saturday April 4th

Preparation Meetings will be held on Monday: Dec. 22nd January 19th, February 16th, March 16th & 30th in St. John’s Church at 7-30 p.m. Parents and Godparents are invited to these meetings. Please contact Fr. Enright 357196 to make arrangements for Baptisms.


No Adoration in St. John’s Church on Monday December 22nd and in the Little Church until further notice.

Adoration will resume on the Monday’s in January after the 9.30 a.m. Mass until 11.00 a.m. in St. John’s Church.


Christmas Dues


You are reminded to please return your Christmas Dues envelope as soon as possible. Your support of Fr. Enright is much appreciated.


Diocesan Needs Collection

The monthly Diocesan Needs Collection will be held on this weekend Dec. 20th & 21st

Remembrance Tree

We invite you to write the names of any family and friends that cannot be home for Christmas on the gift tag provided. Then hang the tag on our Remembrance Tree. They will be remembered at Mass on Christmas Night and Christmas Day. Let them know that they are being remembered in this way. An Evergreen tree is a symbol of eternal life and love.


Communion to the Sick

Fr. Enright will take Communion to the Sick on Tuesday December 23rd between 11.00 a.m. and 12.30 p.m.

Christmas Confessions

Confessions will be available St. John’s Cathedral, Wednesday, 24th December 10.30am to 1.00pm

Redemptorists, Mount St. Alphonsus, South Circular Road: Monday, 22nd December, 11.00am to 12.30pm and 3.00pm to 5.00pm in Monastery, Tuesday, 23rd December, after 10.00am Mass to 7.15pm in Church, Wednesday, 24th December, after 10.00am Mass to 8.00pm in Church

Augustinians, O’Connell Street: Saturday, 20th December, 10.00am to 4.00pm, Monday, 22nd, Tuesday, 23rd, Wednesday, 24th December, 10.00am to 4.00pm each day.

Carers Association

The Carers Association are providing QQI (FETAC) LEVEL 5 Healthcare Support Major Award Training in your area in January 2015. We are also providing Topic Specific workshops for Family Carers. For more info contact the training unit on 057 93 22920.

Christmas Arrangements

Cratloe Parish

St. John’s Church: Cratloe

Little Church: Sixmilebridge

Vigil Masses For Christmas

Wednesday 24th December

Cratloe: 6.00 p.m. (Children’s Mass), and 9.00 p.m.

Sixmilebridge: 7.30 p.m.

Thursday 25th December: Christmas Day

Cratloe: 11.30 a.m.

Sixmilebridge: 10.00 a.m.

St. Stephen’s Day Friday 26/12 Mass will be at 10.30 a.m.


Nollaig faoi shéan is faoi mhaise do gach éinne


Coffee Morning

The Parents Council will hold a Coffee Morning in Cratloe School on Sunday Morning Dec. 21st after the 11.30 a.m. Mass. Funds raised will go towards technical equipment.


Clare Hospice Fundraiser

Clare Vintage Engine and Tractor Club are holding a fundraising Vintage Tractor run in aid of the Clare Hospice at Cahercalla.

This event takes place on Saturday 27th December 2014 in Sixmilebridge. Departing the square at 11.30am. All welcome.


<Last Week

Recent News

  • Click here to view this weeks Sunday Reflections... Read More
  • Click here to view our upcoming events... Read More
  • ... Read More
  • 4th Sun. Advent 21 Dec. 2014 Baptisms Baptism... Read More

Mass Times

  • Saturday Evenings   Cratloe - 7:30pm
  • Sundays   Cratloe - 11:30am
                        Sixmilebridge - 10am
  • Eves of Holydays  Sixmilebridge - 7:30pm
  • Holydays   Cratloe - 11:30am
  • Weekdays (Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri)   Cratloe - 9:30am
  • First Fridays   Cratloe - 9:30am                                      Sixmilebridge - 10:30am

Photo Gallery

© cratloe.org 2011