15th Annual Flatrock Pilgrimage

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On Friday evening, Sept 6th  and Saturday, Sept 7th the Annual Flatrock Pilgrimage will take

place. Due to this year’s 15th Anniversary of the traditional event, there will be added

devotions taking place on Friday evening Sept 6th  starting at 7:00 PM. Devotions will take place in St. Michael’s Church or in Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto – weather permitting.

On Saturday, Sept 7th   at 10:30 AM, the traditional pilgrimage walk will begin at the junction of Windgap and Torbay Road (Duffett’s Parking Lot) and end at Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto at approximately 12:30 PM.  Light refreshments will be available in the adjacent community hall.  The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass will begin at 2:30 PM preceded by Confessions.


Pastoral Appointments

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Effective September 4th, Fr. Ken will be returning to his appointment as Parish Priest of Holy Family Parish, Paradise and Parish Administrator of Holy Rosary Parish, Portugal Cove.  Fr. Ray Earle has been appointed Administrator of St. Patrick’s Parish.  We welcome Fr. Ray to our Parish and thank Fr. Ken for his wonderful support and guidance over the last two months at St. Patrick’s.  We wish Fr. Pat God’s continued healing presence on his journey.

Garden Party Thank you!!!!

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Sincere appreciation to all our loyal parishioners and friends who volunteered or helped in any way to make our Garden Party/Goods Bingo a success.  A special thank you to the Knights of Columbus for the use of their facility and their expertise in the selling of tickets.

Teamwork divides the task and multiplies the success!!!!

Doors Open 2019

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Doors Open is an annual event organized by the Newfoundland and Labrador Historic trust to highlight the built heritage and architecture in the city of St. John’s by having selected sites of importance be opened and accessible to the public. Doors open is an admission free event which allows the public to enter free of charge and access buildings which they may not normally see.  This year St. Patrick’s will be participating and our Church will be open on September 7th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Organ recital from 1:30 to 2:30. Come visit our beautiful historic church.


Fall BBQ Supper

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Parish BBQ Supper – Saturday September 28, 5:00 PM, following 4:00 PM Mass.  Join us for a Pork BBQ supper with all the fixings, potato, corn and green beans, dessert,  tea and coffee.  Tickets are $20 and will be available at the church and parish office.  Take out dinners are also available.

Welcoming Mass and BBQ

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Sunday September 8th , the 11:00 AM Mass will be our welcoming mass for the fall.  At this mass we will have children bring their school bags and place in front of the altar to have blessed for a safe and successful year of school. Following mass we will be having a BBQ lunch and games on the church grounds.  Bring your whole family and all of the friends that would like to join us!

We will have registration for catechism and sacramental preparation (communion, confirmation and reconciliation) during the BBQ lunch on September 8th .



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During mass on Saturday, August 17th and Sunday, August 18th, there will be a second collection to support of our Garden Party Goods Bingo which will be taking place on Sunday, August 18th at The Knights of Columbus on St. Clare Avenue at 1:00 PM. We thank you for your continuous support towards our parish!



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September isn’t far away and families are preparing for back to school.  It can be a very expensive time of year.  Donations of exercise books, pencils, crayons, duo tang folders, and loose leaves would be greatly appreciated.  Donations will be shared with Emmaus House Foodbank and schools in our parish community.


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St. Patrick’s Parish Garden Party Goods Bingo
Sunday August 18, Columbus Hall, St. Clare Avenue.  Doors open at 1:00 PM, Bingo commences at 2:00 PM
Tickets $20.00 for 12 games
Tickets can be purchased at St. Patrick’s Parish
Great Prizes…..Hotel stays, boat tours, gift baskets, gift cards…….
50/50 Jackpot Game $2.00 per card
Come out and support our Parish!!!!

Thank you!!!!

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We wish to express our sincere thanks to the Knights of Columbus, all our volunteers and those who so generously purchased tickets or contributed in any way to make this event a success.  We raised a total of $7,303.00



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Final Draw Trouter’s Special
1st Draw – $10,000.00 – Winner -CarolAnn Sparkes – #1328 Sellers Prize of $500.00 – Mary Hayes Ticket Drawn by Fr. Pat Power and witnessed by MIke Kavanagh
2nd Draw – $1,000.00 – Winner – Rhonda Peddle – #0627
Drawn by Fr. Pat Power, witnessed by Doreen Durdle
3rd Draw – $1,000.00 – Winner – The Hub – #1622
Drawn by Fr. Pat & Witnessed by Allison Myler
4th Draw – $1,000.00 – Winner – Madeline Whelan #0221
Drawn by Fr. Pat & Witnessed by Mike Kavanagh
5th Draw – $1,000.00 – Winner – Rose Edwards & Terri Bailey
#0601 – Drawn by Fr. Pat & witnessed by Regina Slaney
6th Draw – $1,000.00 – Winner – Charlie & Louise Healey # 0014 Drawn by Fr. Pat & Witnessed by Doreen Durdle