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24 September 2023
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Parish notes

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St Mary’s, Lucan

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

Weekday Masses: Monday to Saturday 10am

Back Car Park
Entrance to the back carpark has reopened for weekend Masses only.

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

Bethany Bereavement Support Group: 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.

Legion of Mary: Meeting every Thursday 5.30pm in the Parish Bungalow for Rosary and Prayers.
All Welcome.

Society of St. Vincent de Paul - St Mary’s Conference, Lucan
For assistance, phone: 01 8550022 or email:

Dates are bookable on line. If you need to cancel a booking contact:


NAGARHOPE will hold its annual Churchgate collection at all Masses THIS Saturday/ Sunday 23rd /24th September. Nagarhope is the charity set up by Lucanian Fachtna "Doc" Clandillon in 2008, helping to educate children in Nepal. Without Nagarhope, many of these kids would not receive an education. Your support over the years has built NAGARHOPE BASIC SCHOOL in a rural area and educated hundreds of children.
Many thanks to you all.


St Patrick’s Esker/Dodsboro/Adamstown

Sunday Masses:
No Vigil Mass
(Saturday Vigil Mass will NOT take place for the months of July, August and September)

Sunday: 9am, 10.30am and 12 noon.
The 10.30am Family Mass is aimed at younger parishioners and their families.

Weekday Masses: Monday to Saturday at 10am.

All Masses livestreamed at

St Patrick’s Prayer Meeting:
Meeting every Monday night in the Pastoral Centre, (Side of St Patrick’s Church) from 7.30pm to 8.15pm.

Coffee Morning
Every Wednesday morning in St. Patrick's Parish Centre, St. Patrick's Church.

Tea/Coffee, Every Wednesday Morning 10.30am in the Parish Centre. All are welcome.

St Vincent De Paul – St Patrick’s Conference
Church Gate collection before and after all Masses THIS Saturday/Sunday September 23rd & 24th
Thank you for your generosity.


Parish of Divine Mercy, Lucan South

Sunday Mass Times:
Saturday Vigil 6:00pm
Sunday Masses: 10.30am and 12.00 noon.

Weekday Masses: Mon.-Fri.9:15am. Sat.10am

All Masses will be livestreamed on

All services will be live-streamed on

Prayers of the Church:
Monday to Friday: 8.40am.
The Church will now be open Monday to Friday from 10am to 1pm for private prayers.

Divine Bloom returning Sat 30th September
On Saturday 30th of September directly after morning Mass, Divine Bloom will restart work on gardening and maintenance of the Church grounds. We will finish at 1pm with the usual tea/ coffee & snacks and all are welcome.
Please come and help to get the Divine Bloom Garden back up and running to the standard that we all had it.

Home Visits Holy Communion:
If anyone who cannot come to Mass would like to receive Holy Communion at home from Fr. Aidan or a Minister of Holy Communion, please contact the Parish Office 01-4572900.

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Confessions every Saturday 5.45pm and after Saturday evening Mass.

Legion of Mary:
The Legion of Mary meets every Tuesday evening at 7.30pm in the Confessional Room in the church. Their works include home visitation and outreach to the poor.
All are welcome

Wednesdays tea/coffee morning:
There is a cup of tea/ and a slice of cake after 9.15am Mass every Wednesday in the St. John Paul II Room (room with tables and chairs to the right of the porch at the main Church entrance).
All are most welcome.

Bingo takes place every Wednesday in the St. John Paul II Room. Doors open at 7.00 for 7.30pm.
All welcome to play for big prizes.

Catholic Faith Formation for Children:
Would you like your children to know more about God and the Catholic Faith? We are thrilled to invite your children to a programme that would help them to understand and appreciate their faith. They will explore their faith through age appropriate, interactive activities, discussions etc.
When: Starting from September 2023
Where: Church of Divine Mercy, Lucan
Age groups: Between 6-12 years and 13-17 years.
Also open to all children of neighbouring parishes and there is no fee.
If you are interested, please contact the Office 01 457 2900 or E: