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Bulletin - 31 August 2019

We welcome into the parish those who have recently been baptised:
Keegan Michael Patrick O’Brien
                                    Caragh Christina Millar
                                    Tyanna Rose Ward                                             

We extend our sympathies to the families of those who have died recently and those whose month’s mind and anniversaries occur about now.  
Recently deceased:       Margaret Brown
                                      Agnes O’Kane (Carnlough)
                                      Chris Neeson                 

Anniversaries:  Jim Campbell, John O’Boyle, Nellie Duncan, Tommy McReynolds, Ronnie Cooke, Patrick McGarry, James Kernohan, John Patrick McCarron (Belfast), Jonathan Elliott, John Boyle, Tommy O’Hagan, Peggy Granville, Seamus Wray, Mark Miller (Colorado), Annie Graham, Patrick McGarry, Maggie Larkin, Infant Joseph Kelly, Christine Connelly (nee Ledger), Danny Kelly, Kathleen Carey, Alaster McWilliams, Sean O’Donnell (Larne)

Would you like to become a Minister of the Word and read in All Saints’ Church? We have a few vacancies for the 8.30, 10.00 and 12.30 Masses. 

We welcome readers of any age, and particularly invite people still at school to join us.  It will count towards the John Paul 11 Award, which is available in some schools. Training will be provided.  If you are interested please contact the Parish Office or Nuala O’Loan at 07769974970.  Course for new and existing Ministers – 21 September.

Faith and Life ConventionSaturday 28 September - Our Lady and St Patrick’s College,    Belfast.   Theme - Faith in a Better World.   Booking forms can also be collected from the Parish Office.  Online bookings

Bethany Bereavement Support ministry aims to help those bereaved and grieving on an individual basis in the home, to groups in drop-in centres, by phone calls and by helping at funeral liturgies and remembrance services. Would you like to help those people in this parish?  Contact 07557882183, or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it    Next Course begins - Thursday,
26 September -120 Cliftonville Road, Belfast.


Non-stop Parish Draw Week – Week 41 - £50 Dan & Eilish Doherty/
R McCormick, £15 Greta McKenna/A Wilkinson, £15 Donna Clail/S McNeill, £15 Matthew Willighan/S McNeill, £15 Beth Reilly/P Devlin, £15 Martin & Keeley Logan/E Kearney, £15 Brendan McKenna/E Kearney


St Patrick’s College will reopen as follows:

2 & 3 September – Years 8, 9 & 10

4 & 5 September – 11, 12, 13 & 14

6 September – All pupils – Years 8-14)


St. Colmcille’s Primary School reopens on Monday 2nd September for Y2 -7. Year 1 pupils have already been given a start date. 


St Killian’s College will re-open as follows:
            Monday 2 September for Year 8, 11 & 13. 
            Tuesday 3 September - Years 9, 10, 12 & 14
            All year groups will attend from Wednesday 4 September.


The Geraldine Donnelly School of Irish Dancing re opens on Saturday 7 September in All Saints’ Youth Club. Beginners 11.00am to 12.00noon, all others usual times. New members welcome. 


 ‘Get Together’ Conference for bereaved families – 9 00am - 5 00pm - Thursday 19 September – Riddel Hall Belfast – Contact 9079 2419.


 March For Their Lives - Custom House Square, Belfast -7 September -2.00pm.  Mass - St Patrick's Chapel, Donegal Street, at 1pm. Coaches will be leaving from all over Ireland.  Contact 90278484- This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


 All Saints’ GAC – Visit,,   


Repository, Gift and Holy Shop –opens 10 30am-1 30pm

All Saints’ Bowling Recommences – Wednesday 4 September –
7 30pm. 
New members welcome. 

Apostolic Work meeting – Wednesday 4 September – 7 30pm.  New members always welcome.   

Thursday Lunch – 5 September – 12 30pm.  Please contact Claire on 078 7977 4749 before Tuesday to book your place.

Launch of Mental Health advertisement - Friday 13th September – 7 00pm.  This advertisement was made by the young people of the Youth Club and will be used on social media platforms to highlight this important issue.   Refreshment will be served afterwards at Youth Club.   

Everybody is welcome to attend the September 2019 term of our 11th year: Irish language and tin whistle classes- 
Tin Whistle Class (All levels - Every Tuesday from 10th September 7 30– 8 30pm
Complete Beginners’ Irish Language - Every Thursday from 12th 6 30 – 7 30pm
Beginners’ Irish Language - Every Thursday 12th  7 30 – 9 00pm
Improvers’ Irish Language  - Every Thursday 12th  7 00 – 8 30pm
Advanced Irish Language - Every other Thursday from 26th 6 00 - 0 7 00pm
Contact Rosie on 077 4068 4152 for further details.

All Saints Scout Group Meetings recommence in the Parish Centre as follows;
Beavers, 6-8 yrs - Fridays 6 30 – 7 30pm from 4th October
Cubs, 8-10.5 yrs - Thursdays 6 00 – 7 30pm from 12th September
Scouts 10.5 - 14.5 yrs - Fridays 7 30pm – 9 30pm from 6th September
Explorer Scouts 14.5 -18 yrs - Fridays 7 30pm - 9:30pm from 6th September
Boys & Girls welcome to join any section
. Please note that the Beaver section is close to maximum limit and will shortly be operating a waiting list. Call/text 07740683977 or email   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or

 All Saints’ Men’s Club – Exercise Class restarts – Tuesday 3 September – 10 45am - after Mass.  Exercise and other social and sporting activities throughout Autumn and Winter.  Current and new members welcome. 

Creative Crafters Group recommences - Monday 16th September, 10 30am – 12 30pm - Devenagh Room.  New members welcome - novice or skilled; a wide spectrum of crafts covered.
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