Fundraising

OUR TARGET IS €2,000,000 OVER FIVE YEARS 2014-2019.

TARGET REACHED AS OF 1 DECEMBER 2016: €1,002,343

Below is a list of fundraising events for 2017:

20 January: Film night at the Denzille Cinema.  There will be a limited number of tickets available so booking early is essential.

26 May: Solemn Eucharist of Ascension Day.  Our guest preacher will be the Archbishop of Armagh, the Most Revd Richard Clarke.  Also present will be the Archbishop of Dublin, the Most Revd Michael Jackson; as well as past clergy of the parish and other invited guests.

24 August: 7:30 p.m. Solemn Eucharist of Saint Bartholomew’s Day, where we will premiere a newly commissioned choral work specially written for our patronal feast.

2 September: Saint Bartholomew’s Church Fair

1 October: Choral Evensong with the Archbishop of Dublin, the Most Revd Michael Jackson; as well as invited ecumenical guests from the local area.

Late October: Parish Dinner at 8:00 p.m.  Date to be confirmed.

10 December: Parish Christmas Concert of Festive Readings and Carols at 7:00 p.m.

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A series of lectures will take place throughout the year looking at different aspects of the life of Saint Bartholomew’s Church.

bach@barts2017: A year of organ music by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) performed by our organists each Sunday and including the Great Eighteen Chorale Preludes and Part III of the Clavier-Übung.  Further details of this will appear shortly.

We will be working on producing a second edition of Saint Bartholomew’s: A History of the Dublin Parish by Kenneth Milne with additional chapter and photographs.  You can help make this publication possible by pledging a fixed amount of money (from €50 upwards) if you wish to buy a book to help with the publishing costs.

 

Our online donations system is Justgiving.com and the link is www.justgiving.com/Saint-Bartholomews

OUR SUCCESSES

The Anuna Concert was a sell-out. Many thanks to Michael & Lucy for organizing this event and to Anuna for such a memorable evening.

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The Trip to Castletown House was a great success.

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Pictures from our Trip to Kilkenny on 15 August.  Many thanks to Alistair Rowan for organizing and leading trip so magnificently.

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Many thanks to all who supported the day

Pictures from The Clyde Court Fundraising Dinner can be found here; it was a most enjoyable evening.