We welcomed the Icon of the Holy Family as we prepare for the World Meeting of Families and for the visit of Pope Francis. The Icon of the Holy Family arrives at St. Mary’s Church on Tuesday and will be with us until Friday afternoon.
We rejoice in being chosen to host the icon, and we look forward to welcoming parishioners from parishes all around Co. Meath.
All are welcome to join the evening ceremony to pray for the success of the World Meeting of Families, and for the intentions of your families.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:
7:00pm: welcome, prayer path, petitions
8:00pm: Evening Prayer with a reflection on the Icon by Colette Furlong
refreshments served afterwards.
10:00pm: Night Prayer
Wednesday & Thursday
11:30am visit of Primary School children
5:30pm (Thursday) – Graduation ceremony for Cannistown pupils.
10:00am: Mass of Thanksgiving
The Parish Shop will be open during the evening ceremonies.
WMOF2018 merchandise available, and souvenirs of the visit of the Icon.
REGISTRATION UPDATE: Online registration for tickets for the Papal Mass in the Phoenix Park will open tomorrow Monday 25 June. Registration via www.worldmeeting2018.ie.
Our parish WMOF office is open on Mon, Tues, & Wed from 9:30am – 12:30pm to arrange seats on one of the coaches which will travel daily from Navan.