Collections

Family Offering
Envelopes: €430
(Envelopes & Standing Orders finance the running costs of the Church)

1st Collection (Diocese)
Blue bag: €415
(Priest salaries and sick & retired priests of the Diocese)

2nd Collection
SHARE - €305
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ADORATION & PRAYER

*Divine Mercy Prayer Group on Monday nights; 7:30pm – 8:30pm

*Scripture Sharing on Tuesdays; 9:45am – 10:45am

*Adoration on Fridays; from 9:45am – 3:00pm
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Candlemas Day

The Presentation of the Lord & Candlemas Day is celebrated next Sat 2nd Feb
Anyone who would like to have candles blessed should bring them along, on Saturday for blessing during 10:00am Mass.
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St Blaise

As the feast of St Blaise falls on a Sunday this year it will not be celebrated in the usual way. For anyone who would like to have their throat blessed – this will be done after 10:00am Mass next Saturday 2nd February.
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Lucan Twirlers

Lucan Twirlers are looking for new members to join their club. Contact Joan Graham at the Bush Centre any Thursday 4 - 5 pm
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CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK

This week we celebrate Catholic Schools Week; the theme this year is ‘Celebrating the Work of our Local Catholic Schools’
We are encouraged to join in praying for our children and all those involved in their education in our schools.
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STEWARTS Special School

Stewarts new Special School in Rosse Court is holding a fundraising Quiz and Auction night in Palmerstown House, Old Lucan Road, at 8pm on Friday 8th February
All support welcome.
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BAPTISM

Parents who wish to have their child Baptised are invited to attend a meeting beforehand. The next meeting will take place in the Church on Wednesday 13th February at 7.30pm
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Choirs

The Parish choirs’ practice in the Church each week; Adult Choir on Monday evenings and Youth & Children’s Choirs on Tuesday evenings.
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ADORATION

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Chaplet of Divine Mercy takes place here each Monday & Thursday 2pm – 3pm.
All Welcome
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THANK YOU

Many thanks to all who contribute to Parish funds through the yellow envelopes, by standing order, or by any other means. These funds are vitally important for the day to day running of the Parish. Thank you for your ongoing support.

Can we give a gentle reminder to anyone who has a standing order form or tax reclaim form to complete; to please return it to the Parish office as soon as possible.
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COELIAC

Gluten free hosts are available for anyone with coeliac condition or on a gluten free diet, please speak to the priest before Mass.
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Divine Mercy Food Action
Thank you to all the people who have supported our Food Bank throughout the year. Because of your generosity we have been able to make life a little more comfortable for several families in the Parish. ________________________________________
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FAMILY MASS

We celebrate a Family Mass here each Sunday at 10.30am
We would encourage families with young children, and especially those with children preparing for 1st Communion and Confirmation to come along to this Mass as often as possible as it is very child focused.
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SICK & HOMEBOUND

Ministers of the Eucharist would be happy to bring Holy Communion to the sick and homebound.
Please contact the Parish Office
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Under Pressure ?

Christmas & New Year can be a very stressful time, if you need someone to talk to, someone who will really listen to you, call;
Samaritans; 1850 609090
Senior Helpline;