Advent Events

second advent candle lit

Advent: This Sunday, 8th December, the 2nd candle of the Advent wreath, symbolising Love, will be lit in addition to last week’s purple candle symbolising Hope.

Advent Talk: Join Glasthule parish for the 2nd series of Advent talks on Monday evening 9th  December at 7.30pm in St. Joseph’s Church, Glasthule, Co. Dublin. This final talk in the series by Sr. Una Agnew, who has a special interest in the works of Patrick Kavanagh, will speak about his work. Talk will be followed by refreshments.

Christian Churches in Booterstown and Blackrock: invite you to join them in Ecumenical Advent Prayers on Thursday, December 12th in St Philip & St James’ Church of Ireland, Cross Avenue and on Thursday, 19th December in Church of the Assumption, Booterstown Avenue. All services take place at 8.00 pm and everyone is welcome.

Advent Prayer: In this season of Advent, Inspire us to be people of Faith. Encourage us to strive for justice and truth. Bless us with a Love for others, which crosses boundaries of
Race, Religion and Nationality. Give us an appreciation of the immense beauty of the earth.
Be with us Lord, at this time, so that we may be a people of Hope, Amen.