Church of the Annunciation

FAQ

Confessions
“Jesus is there…and He receives you with so much love” [Pope Francis on Confession]
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is celebrated on Saturdays following 10.00 a.m. Mass and on Thursdays, the Eve’ of 1st Fridays. 

Baptisms
It is our great joy and privilege to welcome new members into the parish through Baptism.  The Sacrament is celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month at 12.00 p.m. 

Preparation Meetings are held in the church on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 8.00 p.m.  Attendance is essential and Application Forms for Baptism are available at the meeting. 

Weddings
Couples, exchanging their vows before God’s altar, receive a special blessing and we are happy to be part of their great day.  Susan, at the Parish Office 8341284, provides much help.
www.gettingmaried.ie and www.accord.ie are very helpful web sites.  

Funerals
The death of a loved one can be very difficult to cope with.  We want to support and meet with those who grieve and to help families in preparing the funeral liturgy. 

Having chosen a funeral director, if you wish, they can contact the parish on your behalf.


The Housebound
Visits can be arranged for a Priest or a Eucharistic Minister to bring Holy Communion to the housebound.  Please contact one of the Priests or the Parish Office to make arrangements. 


Sick Calls
If you or a member of your family or perhaps your neighbour is sick at home or in hospital and would like a visit from one of the Priests, please contact the Parish Offices.

Newsletter
Items for weekly Newsletter need to arrive at the Parish Office before mid-day Wednesday.


Certificates
Baptism, Marriage and Confirmation Certificates are issued from the church.  Ring 01-8341284 and leave details with the parish staff.  Certificates are normally ready for collection the following day.

Parish of Finglas West