St. Brigids Parish Newsletter

Sunday December 8th 2019

Mass Intentions

Sat. Dec. 7th Vigil 7.00pm Paddy Kelly (A) Nora Orr (A) Jack Doyle (A)

Sun. Dec. 8th 10.30am John & Bridget Healy (A) & deceased family members, People of the Parish, 12 noon Mary & Stephen Geraghty & son Stephen (A) & deceased members of the Collins family.

Mon. Dec. 9th 10.00am Christy McDonagh (A)

Tues. Dec. 10th 10.00am Bridget & Michael Mongan (A) & deceased family members, Assumpta Heaney (A)

Fri. Dec. 13th 10.00am No Mass

Sat. Dec. 14th Vigil 7.00pm Edward Kavanagh (A) Margaret Cogavin (A) William Paddy & Mary O’ Brien (A) Mairtín Scanlon (A)

Sun. Dec. 15th 10.30am People of the Parish, 12 noon Nora Concannon (M.M.) Christina Mc Dermott (A)



Christmas and Easter are the times when we feel the need to do a little trawl of our lives and ask for forgiveness and healing. It isn’t an easy or a pleasant thing to do on one’s own - so don’t. Instead come along to our Reconciliation here in St. Brigid's Church on Thursday December 19th at 8.00pm.


St. Brigid's Christmas Bake Sale for Galway Simon

Please leave any Mince Pies, Cup Cakes, Fruit Cakes or any baked treats that you wish to donate to our Christmas Bake Sale into the Parish office on Sat. 14th between 11am & 1pm as the sale is next weekend after all Masses.


Eucharistic Ministers Rota

The Eucharistic Ministers rota is now available. Please collect from the sacristy.


Christmas Celebration

John Paul and Clarenmore Services will hold their Christmas Celebration in St. Brigid’s on Wed. 18th Dec at 12 noon. Join us for a celebration of music, song and prayer in preparation for Christmas..


The Knights before Christmas

Presented by the A Capella Knights on Sat. Dec. 14th in Galway Cathedral at 7.45pm. Special guests: Hession School of Dance, Galway Simon Music Project, Shehana Folkgroup and Frenchville Brass Ensemble. Tickets €15. Call 091 381828. All proceeds to Galway Simon Community.


Gaelscoil  Dara

Now enrolling for September 2020. Limited places. For further information contact 091-757145



We remember in our prayers in the coming week, Sr. Carmel Mc Enroy, Renmore, who have left us to be with God and whose funerals we celebrated during the week. May she rest in peace.


Child Protection

St. Brigid's Parish is committed to the protection of all children, young people and vulnerable adults in our parish. The Galway Diocesan Policy on Safeguarding Children, Young people and Vulnerable Adults is available on



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