Church News 5th Jan 2020

The gifts of the Magi are highly symbolic. Gold is the ‘king of metals’ and is therefore symbolic of Jesus’ kingship.  Frankincense is used in worship and is therefore symbolic of Jesus’ divinity. Myrrh is used in burials and is symbolic of Jesus’ humanity.

 THE TRHEE WISE MEN – Melchior, Caspar, and Balthasar. arrived in Bethlehem searching for the newborn King.  When they saw the child with his mother Mary, they knelt down and worshipped Him.

Please pray for the happy repose of the soul of John Slattery, Kilbiller who died recently.

Lourdes 2020   The 64th Diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from Fri 26th June to Wed 1st July; €725 full board with €20 discount for online booking to: The gift of a Pilgrimage to Lourdes for a family member this Christmas is often the solution for family members wondering what might be a suitable gift for their parents, family member or friend.   

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