Family Carol Service
The Family Carol Service, including the Nativity drama, will be held on Sunday 15 December at 11.30am in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.
Advent Giving Tree
The Advent Giving Tree is an opportunity to help families in need through the Meath Women’s Refuge. Please return unwrapped gifts in a bag, with the label attached, by Wednesday 18 December.
Service of Nine Lessons & Carols
The Service of Nine Lessons & Carols with the Meath Diocesan Choir will be held on Friday 20 December at 7.30pm. Refreshments will be provided afterwards.
Athboy Carol Service
The Athboy Carol Service will be held on Sunday 22 December at 4pm. There will be no morning service in Athboy on Sunday 22 December.
Christmas Eve: Eucharist at 11.30pm in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.
Christmas Day: Eucharist at 10am in St James’ Church, Athboy and Eucharist at 11.30am in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.
The Fuchsia Appeal in aid of ex-Defence Service personnel who are homeless or in need of support is now live. Refer to the literature at the rear of Trim Cathedral for more information.
There will be a concert in St James’ Church, Athboy on Monday 29 July featuring the United Methodist Choir from Vista, California and local choir, CREDO. Tickets cost €10 and are available at the door.
The next retirement outing will take place on Tuesday 6 August to an exhibition of couture at the museum of style at Newbridge Silver. There will also be a tour of St Brigid’s Cathedral. Please inform Jennifer McKenna if you wish to attend.
The Clonmacnoise Service will take place on Sunday 28 July at 4pm. The preacher will be Rt. Revd. Patrick Rooke, Bishop of Tuam.
Heritage Week will begin on Sunday 17 August. If you are willing to volunteer to enable the Cathedral to be kept open for periods during the day or evening during Heritage Week, please inform Jennifer McKenna.
Pastoral cover will be provided by Rev. Damien O’Catháin (044 966 1123) while Dean Paul Bogle is on leave.
Christmas services will be held in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim and St. James’ Church, Athboy as follows:
11.30pm – Eucharist at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.
10am – Eucharist at St. James’ Church, Athboy.
11.30am – Eucharist at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.
Trim and Athboy parishes will also host a number of carol services, which you are warmly invited to attend. The details are as follows:
Service of Nine Lessons & Carols – December 21, Trim
The Service of Nine Lessons and Carols with the Meath Diocesan Choir will be held at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim from 7.30pm.
Athboy Parish Carol Service – December 23, Athboy
Athboy Parish Carol Service will be held in St. James’ Church at 4pm. Mulled wine, mince pies and other refreshments will be served after the service.