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25 September 2022
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Parish notes

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The Annual Church Collection

in Aid of Cross Care will take place at all Masses this weekend.
This will replace the Share Collection.
(Please do not use the card machines at the doors for this special collection)

 

NAGARHOPE

Nagarhope, Doc Clandillon's charity, educating children in Nepal, is holding its church gate collection at both St. Mary's and Esker churches this weekend 24th and 25th September.

The charity's work has gone from strength to strength over the years. We have a school there called Nagarhope

Basic School, catering for 126 children from pre-school through to primary Class 5. The earthquake in 2015 set us back but the school is again flourishing. At the moment, a new earthquake proof 10 room building is in progress.

We have not been able to fundraise since before Covid, hence the need for a boost in funds.
Donations can also be dropped in to Niamh at 191 Beech Park.

Thank you for your support over the years. Niamh Clandillon

 

St Mary’s, Lucan

www.lucanparish.com

Sunday Mass Times
Saturday Vigil: 6.30pm
Sunday: 10.30am, 12 noon and 7pm.

Weekday Masses:
Monday to Saturday 10am

All Services will be live-streamed on www.lucanparish.com

Coffee Dock
Return of the Coffee Dock on Sunday 2nd October and Weekdays from 3rd October 10am to 12noon.
All Welcome

Christian Meditation:
Every Tuesday night, at 8pm in the Parish Bungalow.
All welcome, Sr Geraldine.

Scriptural Readings
will take place at 7.30-8.30pm every Monday evening in the Bungalow opposite the church.
The group will read and reflect on the following Sunday’s Gospel to get a deeper understanding of the Word of our Lord.
All are welcome

Divine Mercy Devotion:
On Wednesdays after 10am Mass. Everyone is welcome to participate in the devotion regularly or occasionally.
St Mary’s Parish Divine Mercy Group.

Baptisms:
Dates are bookable on line up to the end of December 2022. If you need to cancel a booking contact: secretary@lucanparish.com

Bethany Bereavement Support Group:
Sr Eileen Cannon, a Presentation Sister, Clondalkin has joined our group and is available to speak with (via zoom) or answer calls (on phone) to anyone bereaved.
Her phone no. is 087 6380994
We thank her in anticipation for her help.

We meet every 2nd Monday at 10.45am and 4th Thursday at 8pm of the month in the Parish Centre. We are available to listen to or just be there for anyone who is feeling lonely or lost following the death of a loved one.
Sr Geraldine.

Visits to the housebound: If you are housebound you can call Deirdre at the parish office (01 621 7041) we will be happy to call on a monthly basis.

Recent Deaths
Deepest Sympathy to the partner, daughters, family and friends of Debbie O’Byrne, Bewley Drive, to the family and friends of Maureen O’Connor, Esker Lane and to the family and friends of Maido Lynch, Esker Lawns.
May they rest in peace.

 

St Patrick’s Esker/Dodsboro/Adamstown

www.stpatrickslucan.ie

Sunday Masses:
Vigil Saturday 7pm, Sunday: 9am, 10.30am and 12 noon.
Weekday Masses:
Monday to Friday at 10am.

All Masses are livestreamed on You tube

Confessions:
Confessions can be requested after Mass.

St Patricks Prayer Group:
The group meets every Monday in the Pastoral Centre from 7.30 to 8.15 pm.

View the following on www.stpatrickslucan.ie
Mass Readings for the week
Morning Prayer – Lauds
Evening Prayer – Vespers
Take five at 10 - Reflections–Weekdays: 10am Taizé – Watch and Pray

 

Parish of Divine Mercy, Lucan South

www.lucansouthparish.net

E-mail: lucansouthparish@gmail.com

Sunday Mass Times:
Saturday Vigil 6:30pm,
Sunday 10:15am and 12:15pm
Weekday Masses:
Monday to Friday 9:15am. Saturday 10am

Singers of all ages
We are looking for new choir members of ALL ages for our four different Church choirs. We are very welcoming and choirs are a great place to meet new people and enjoy singing. There is no cost to join. Come along to a rehearsal or chat with us after Mass, all are welcome!

Children’s Choir (2nd class onwards)
Practise: Thursdays 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Sing: 10:15am Sunday Mass every 2nd week

Teenage Choir
Practise: Fridays 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Sing: 10:15am Sunday Mass every 2nd week

Family Choir (All ages)
Practise: Fridays 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Sing: 12:15pm Sunday Mass

Adult Choir
Practise: Mondays 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Sing: 6:30pm Saturday vigil Mass

Morning Prayers of the Church:
Monday to Wednesday: 8.40am.
The Church will now be open Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm for private prayers.

Visitation team for Holy Communion:
Pastoral care of the Sick is provided for all who suffer in any way in our communities. When a person becomes ill, receives a serious diagnosis or because of frailty is no longer able to attend Mass, our Ministers facilitate visitation of the sick at home or in a care setting when this is requested by families and permitted by public health authorities.
Please contact the Parish Office to arrange a visit.

Bingo night: Wednesday 7.30pm in the John Paul II Memorial Hall. Meet up with friends, connect with new people and to assist with fund raising for the Church. All are Welcome!

Coffee Morning: Our Coffee Morning takes place every Wednesday and Thursday morning at 10am (after the 9.15am Mass) in the John Paul II Memorial Hall.

 

Pilgrimages

Medjugorje 2022
6 Nights - 19th October, Dublin (5pm) to Mostar (9pm). 25th October, Split (5.15pm) to Dublin (9pm). € 685.00 pps
8 Nights - 19th October, Dublin (5pm) to Mostar (9pm). 27th October, Split (5.15pm) to Dublin (9pm) €745.00 pps

Call Marian Pilgrimages, Tel: 01 878 8159
Please say I’m going with Pat Colgan Mob: 087 223 8911

Monthly Medjugorje Mass – see facebook or call Pat 087 223 891 or call call Marian Pilgrimages on 01 878 8159 (and say I’m going with Pat Colgan)