Wednesday, 23rd August 2017
Croí Nua Spirituality Centre, Galway

Novena to the Sacred Heart

Venue: Church of Resurrection, Ballinfoyle, Galway.

Dates: June 15th to June 23rd.

Two sessions per day 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
Please note times are different on Saturday and Sunday.

Thursday 15th June: 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
The heart of Christ is a symbol of love and compassion.

How can we rediscover and allow the love of God to touch our hearts and to become compassionate like Jesus Christ.. 

Friday 16th June: 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
Christ saw with a compassionate heart. 

How can we see the goodness in ourselves and others?
(Bringing our petitions and praying for success in exams).

Saturday 17th June: 9.30 a.m. and 6.30 p.m.
Mary our Mother—an example and challenge to us to see how the great tradition of praying the Rosary can enable us to rediscover these mysteries in our lives.

Sunday 18th June: 10.30 a.m. and 1.00 p.m.
Feast of Corpus Christi.  
How does Jesus talk to us in the circumstances of our everyday lives?

Sunday 18th June at 6.00 p.m: Special Mass for Youth
This is led by Declan Browne, Youth Retreat Facilitator.

Monday 19th June: 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
Remembering and celebrating our dead.

When we profess our belief in the Resurrection, a deeper understanding of what is the meaning of death and resurrection in our Christian faith?  With Candlelight remembrance of our dead at 7.30 p.m.

Tuesday 20th June: 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
Day of Forgiveness. 

What is the meaning for ourselves to forgive?  It’s not easy to forgive but it is essential for our own well-being. Receiving and accepting God’s forgiveness enables us to let go of our past mistakes and failures and live with joy.

Wednesday  21st June: 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
To discover that God is present in all the joys, sorrows and struggles of family life and to enable that presence to be a source of energy, love, peace and joy. 

(Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 10.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.)

Thursday 22nd June: 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
Day of Healing with special Healing Mass at 4.00 p.m. 

I was not cured but I received healing that enabled me to live with my cancer and relate well to my family

Friday 23rd June: 9.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. 
Feast of the Sacred Heart. 
A special feast day to discover the joy of the Good News, our own identity—that we are God’s children.

We would be delighted if you could join us for this Novena.