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Saint Francis Xavier Novena of Grace

The Novena of Grace of Saint Francis Xavier began in many churches in Dublin and around the country on 4 March and continues until 12 March. Jesuit priests will be preaching at some of the venues in Dublin, Galway and Limerick. The novena in the Church of St Francis Xavier in the Jesuit-run parish of Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, will be led by Ciary Quirke SJ, Tony O’Riordan SJ, Edmond Grace SJ, and Gerry O’Hanlon SJ. For fuller details of this and other parish churches, see the table below.

St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Gardiner St.
Weekdays: 11.00, 17.45, 19.30 Ciary Quirke SJ
Saturday: 11.00, 17.30, 19.00
Sunday: 11.00, 15.30, 17.30
4th-6th: Tony O’Riordan SJ
7th-9th: Edmond Grace SJ
10th-11th: Gerry O’Hanlon SJ
Other churches
Howth Gerry Bourke SJ
Churchtown John Callanan SJ
Leixlip Conor Harper SJ
Dun Laoghaire Kevin O’Rourke SJ and Des O’Grady SJ
Ballymun (Bl. Virgin Church) Neil O’Driscoll SJ and Richard O’Dwyer SJ
St Michan’s (Halston St) Different preacher each night
Coolock (St Brendan’s) Different preacher each night