Tag: Church Services

Parish Notices

Fuchsia Appeal
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.

Athboy Concert
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.

Retirement Outing
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.

Clonmacnoise Service
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
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
Pastoral cover will be provided by Rev. Damien O’Catháin (044 966 1123) while Dean Paul Bogle is on leave.

Christmas services

Christmas services will be held in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim and St. James’ Church, Athboy as follows:

Christmas Eve

11.30pm – Eucharist at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.

Christmas Day

10am – Eucharist at St. James’ Church, Athboy.
11.30am – Eucharist at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.

Carol services

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.