WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY   MALAHIDE & PORTMARNOCK AREA SERVICE   St Sylvester’s Church Malahide   WEDNESDAY 23rd JANUARY 2019 AT 8PM   ADDRESS BY Rt Rev Trevor Williams Formerly Bishop of Limerick & Killaloe and Leader of the Corrymeela Community of Reconciliation   Christians and Justice   ALL WELCOME

St. Andrew’s Nave Walls restored to Original Condition

During our unseasonably hot summer of 2018, we commenced on a programme to resolve the issue of plasterwork falling from the walls of the nave in St. Andrew’s Church. Having sought expert advice on the cause of the problem and the processes to be undertaken to remedy the situation , we subsequently contracted a  company, specialising in…

CHRISTMAS MARKET 2018

Sat. 24th November was a great day in the life of our parish. The annual Christmas Market took place in our Parish Centre, attended by many, enjoyed by one and all, both socially and financially. We raised in excess of €14,250, almost € 1,000 up on last year’s figure, making a major contribution towards the…

GDPR Compliance

DATA PRIVACY NOTICE  The United Parishes of Malahide, Portmarnock & St. Doulagh’s  1. Your personal data – what is it? Personal data relates to a living individual who can be identified from    that data. Identification can be by the information alone or in conjunction with any other information in the data controller’s possession or likely…

A WIN FOR THE HOMELESS

Sun 20th May was the occasion for our third annual 10k/5k Charity Run/Walk.     This year we altered the route to ensure that the entire event took place within the grounds of Malahide Castle, starting from and finishing at Malahide Cricket Club. Electronic timing was also introduced, so that the serious competitors had a record of…

Rev. Gamble’s report to General Vestry Meeting 2018

——An extract from Rev.Gamble’s address to The General Vestry Meeting—— Rev.Gamble addressing the General Vestry meeting held on Fri. 6th April highlighted the changing scene affecting how we run our parish and the need to respond to new challenges facing us. He referred to the fact that individual parishes are now registered as charities with…

General Vestry Meeting 2018 Election Results

At a meeting of the General Vestry of the parish held in St Andrew’s Parish Centre, Malahide on Friday 6th May 2018, the following were elected to serve as members of the Select Vestry.   Churchwardens: St Doulagh’s                           Mr John Young (Rector’s) Mrs Jennifer Young (People’s) St Andrew’s                            Miss Hazel Bolton (Rector’s) Mr Graeme Tarbox (People’s)…

Conservation Work at St. Doulagh’s–An Update

  ‘May we blamelessly, nay laudably, cherish so precious an architectural gem as St Doulagh’s Chapel’ –  (Archbishop Reeves 1859) In our United Parishes we are privileged to have such a historic building as St Doulagh’s Church to worship within. This privilege however includes the costly burden of its maintenance which because of the churches…

Lenten Program

Ecumenical Lenten Meetings 2018

Ecumenical Lenten Meetings 2018    “Reaching Out”            A time for Listening, Learning, Asking, & Refreshments Each Night at 8pm Wednesday 21st February 2018 – St Anne’s Church Portmarnock, the speaker will be Mary Woods-Murphy, Education Officer of St Francis Hospice, Raheny. The Hospice Movement Wednesday 28th February 2018 – St Andrew’s Church, the speaker will be Canon Dr David Tuohy…