Tuesday 12th June (Archive)

The main programme for the 50th International Eucharistic Congress took place in venues at the Royal Dublin Society (RDS) on Tuesday 12th June.

The theme for Tuesday 12th June as Communion in Marriage and Family.

The Congress extends to the city with programmes of events in host churches across Dublin. Programmes in host churches were open to the public and free of charge.

Time  Event
Mass will be celebrated in host church at the normal scheduled times unless otherwise specified. 
8:00 Morning prayer
Prayer ministry in the Dominican tradition
St Saviour's Church, Lower Dominck Street
8:45-23:00 Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Exhibition on the life of Saint Peter Julian Eymard (Chapel Hall)
Prayer Ministry by the Blessed Sacrament Fathers
Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Bachelor’s Walk
9:15 Morning Prayer
Prayer Ministry by the Emmanuel Community
St Andrew's Church, Westland Row 
9:00-18.00 Vocations Programme - Vocations information fro each diocese will be available also in the foyer of the Church
Newman University Church, St Stephen's Green
9:00-21:00 Visit the House of Mary!
For a peaceful experience of prayer, reflection and community while praying with a multimedia meditation of the Luminous Mysteries.  
Prayer Ministry of Father Patrick Peyton Memorial Centre – Family Rosary
St Mary's Church, Haddington Road
9:30-14:00 Primary Schools' Programme 
Catechesis, Life of Saints Exhibition, Guided Adoration
Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Merrion Road
10:00 Presentation
Father Patrick Peyton, CSC: His Mission and Charism (English)
Prayer Ministry of Father Patrick Peyton Memorial Centre – Family Rosary
St Mary's Church, Haddington Road 
10:00-21:00 Art exhibition: Faces of Christ
St Paul's Church, Arran Quay 
10:45-12:45 Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Street Evangelisation, Schools visits
Prayer Ministry by the Emmanuel Community
St Andrew's Church, Westland Row 
11:00 Sacred Heart Novena 
“Marriage and Family”: Father Fintan Gavin
St Francis Xavier Church, Gardiner Street 
11:30 Family Prayer
Prayer Ministry of Father Patrick Peyton Memorial Centre – Family Rosary
St Mary's Church, Haddington Road 
11:30 Reflection: Let yourself be loved
Praying with Bl. Elizabeth of the Trinity 
Avila Carmelite Centre, Donnybrook 
11:30 Conference: The Presence of Christ in the Eucharist
Father Armand de Malleray, FSSP
St Kevin's Church, Harrington Street
13:05 Mass: celebrated by a member of the vocations team
Different vocations theme each day 
Newman University Church, St Stephen’s Green
15:00-18:00 Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Street Evangelisation, Home visits. 
Prayer Ministry by the Emmanuel Community
St Andrew's Church, Westland Row
16:00-18:00 Drama Workshops
Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Merrion Road
17:00 Evening Prayer
Prayer Ministry by the Emmanuel Community
St Andrew's Church, Westland Row 
17:45 Evening Prayer and Benediction
Prayer Ministry by the Blessed Sacrament Fathers
Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Bachelor’s Walk
18:00 Evening Prayer
Prayer Ministry in the Dominican Tradition 
St Saviour's Church, Lower Dominick Street 
18:00-19:00 Guided Holy Hour 
Prayer Ministry by Youth 2000
St Teresa's Church, Clarendon Street 
18:00-19:00 Family Catechesis - for parents and children together
Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace
19:00 Presentation: The Eucharist, Our Lady and the Rosary
Prayer Ministry of Father Patrick Peyton Memorial Centre – Family Rosary
St Mary's Church, Haddington Road 
19:00 Eucharistic Healing Service
Prayer Ministry by Youth 2000
St Teresa's Church, Clarendon Street 
19:00 Meeting of vocations directors from around the world  
Vocations Programme
Newman University Church, St Stephen’s Green 
19:00 Reflection on Eucharistic Spirituality
Prayer Ministry by the Blessed Sacrament Fathers
Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Bachelor’s Walk 
19:00 Benediction
Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Merrion Road 
19:15-21:00 Family Catechesis
Adult Workshop: Catechesis for Catechists 
Grandparents Association
Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Merrion Road
19:15-21:00 Young Teens' Adoration and Workshops
Father John Harris OP
Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Merrion Road
19:30 Talk: From Big Bang to Big Mystery 
Rev Dr Brendan Purcell
Church of Saints Columbanus and Gall, Milltown 
19:30 One act play: Servant at the Supper
Ms Eleanor Glen writer and performer
Church of the Assumption, Booterstown 
19:30 Talk: The Priest as a Servant of Communion 
Dr Timothy T O’Donnell
Our Lady of the Medal Church, Clonskeagh 
19:30 Talk: Learning Forgiveness 
Professor Robert Enright
St Agatha's Church, North William Street 
19:30 Reflection: You cannot have too much confidence in the good God
Praying with St Thérèse of Lisieux 
Avila Carmelite Centre, Donnybrook 
19:30 Sacred Heart Novena
“Marriage and Family”: Father Fintan Gavin
St Francis Xavier Church, Gardiner Street 
19:30-20:30 Moved by the Holy Spirit - a gathering with the New Ecclesial Movements and Communities 
Music, reflection, testimonies, prayer and intercession
Confession available
Prayer Ministry by the Emmanuel Community
St Andrew's Church, Westland Row 
20:00 Prayer Service for Priests and their families, Seminarians and their families 
(All are welcome)
Vocations Programme
Newman University Church, St Stephen’s Gree
20:00-21:00 Adoro Te Devote - Eucharistic Adoration in the company of St Thomas Aquinas
• Exposition (singing of O Salutaris)
• Reading 
• Eucharistic Hymn by St Thomas 
• Sermon on subject matter of Featured Hymn ( Fr Paul Murray OP)
• Period of Silence
• Benediction
Prayer Ministry in the Dominican Tradition 
St Saviour's Church, Lower Dominick Street 
20:00-21:30 Alpha Session:  ‘How can I have faith?’ 
This session looks at the foundations of faith in Jesus Christ
Mini Alpha” Programme by Alpha International
Whitefriar Street Church, Aungier Street 
20:00-21:00 Confession available
Prayer Ministry by the Blessed Sacrament Fathers
Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Bachelor’s Walk 
20:15 Talk: Prayer and Religious Folktales from the Irish Oral Tradition
Dr Pádraig de Paor
St Kevin's Church, Harrington Street
All night Perpetual Adoration continues in several locations:
Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Merrion Road
St Teresa's Church, Clarendon Street

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