PAREACH is a podcast brought to you by the Parish Pastoral Council Communication Sub Committee. We reach out to share with our listeners some of our life and activities, as we celebrate our faith and strive to encounter with the Lord. We invite you to discover with us how faith is very much alive in our community. Thank you for joining us.
You can listen to our podcasts below, on Spotify, and also on other Podcast platforms. New episodes will be released fortnightly. Please join us on this new initiative.
Episode 19: In this episode we talk to Roisin, a member of the Baptism Team, who tells us about the Sacrament of Baptism, the preparations to receive the sacrament in our parish and the group that volunteers to support this process. We hope you enjoy it!
Episode 18: There is a group in our parish that help people within our local community who find themselves in need. Listen to this podcast to hear more about the St Vincent de Paul’s Group, what they do and how they reach out.
Episode 17: Gain an insight into the weekly activities of the Men’s Social Group in our parish.
Episode 16: interviews a number of parishioners that help in different ways to make possible the daily celebration of the Mass in our parish: Sacristan, Ministers of the Word and Ministers of the Eucharist.
Episode 15: Join us as we interview Fr.Martin about his role as a priest in The Church.
Episode 14: Learn more about how the children in our parish prepare to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation, in this interview to our Parish Sacramental Coordinator.
Episode 13: Join us as we interview two parishioners who are part of the Parish Pastoral Council in our Parish, to learn more about the role of the Parish Pastoral Council, and what they do.
Episode 12 : Join us as we explore what the Lectio Divina Prayer Group is all about and how it is helping parishioners meet with the Lord in prayer.
Episode 11: Join us in this conversation with Brian, one of the cantors at St. John the Baptist’s Clontarf, where he tells us about his fascinating singing career and his experiences singing in church.
Episode 10: Join us as we discuss what is being done to promote Ecumenism in our parish.
Episode 9: Join our discussion with young people, who are making their First Confession.
Episode 8: We invite you to join our discussion with the Funeral Team.
Episode 7: Learn about the integral work of the Finance Committee in a discussion with the chairperson, Eugene Gallagher.
Episode 6: Tune into a discussion with Liam Nolan from the Book Club about all of their activity.
Episode 5: Have a listen to Maura from the Legion of Mary, who tells us all about her time in this group and what it is about.
Episode 4: Learn about the Bethany Bereavement Group and the services that they give in our parish.
Episode 3: Listen to the experiences of the Film Club.
Episode 2: Listen and learn all about what the Peace and Justice group in doing in the Clontarf parish and world wide.
Episode 1: Listen here as we discuss Preparations for First Holy Communion and the Eucharist with three of our young parishioners.
We hope that you enjoyed this podcast. If you would like more information on the activities that were discussed in these episodes, please contact us.