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19 January 2020
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St Mary’s, Lucan


Scripture Prayer Group
Meeting in St Mary’s Parish Bungalow
Mondays from 7.30pm - 8.30pm
Come and Join Us

Baptism Team News
We were delighted to welcome those families who came last Sunday to the 12:15pm Mass for the annual blessing ceremony of children baptised during the previous year.. It was great to see you all and we wish your families many blessings in the future.

There will be a Baptism Team meeting on Wednesday next January 22nd at 8pm in the Parish Centre.
Elizabeth Coffee Dock Volunteers needed!!!!!
Would you have two hours free every second Tuesday morning from 10am - 12 Noon
We could do with your help in St. Mary's Parish Centre.
Please ring Deirdre in the Parish Office 01-6217041.
Thank you

Christian Meditation
We meet each Tuesday at 8pm in The Bungalow.
Everyone welcome.
Sr. Geraldine

Church Art Calendars 2020
For Sale in St Mary’s Sacristy and Parish Office.

St Mary's Church Car Park will close at 4.15pm each weekday.

Parish Ministry
It is an important part of our ministry to support people in times of sickness and bereavement. We would greatly appreciate it, if you would let us know if someone in your family is ill or admitted to hospital.
Phone Parish Office – 6217041 between 9.30 and 2pm.

Holy Communion for the sick and housebound
If you wish to avail of this service or if you know someone who does, please contact Sr. Geraldine, ph. 6217158 or one of the priests.

Bethany Bereavement Support Group
Bethany Group is available to listen to or just be there for anyone who is feeling lonely or lost following the death of a loved one. We meet on the 2nd Monday of each month from 10.30am-11.30am, also on the 4th Thursday of each month from 8pm - 9pm, in the Parish Centre.
Parish Centre – 6217041

Legion of Mary
We meet in Room 2 in the Parish Centre every Wednesday at 6.30pm. We are much involved in home visits and nursing homes. With extra help we could a wider range of work in the parish.
Come and join us, you will not regret it.
More info: Peter 01 6241105/Brigid 01 6281686


St Patrick’s Esker/Dodsboro/Adamstown

Wednesday Coffee Morning:
All are welcome to come in for a chat and enjoy our hospitality every Wednesday after 10am Mass in the Pastoral Centre.

St. Patrick's Prayer Group
Monday nights in St Patrick's Pastoral Centre from 8.30 - 9.15 pm.
All welcome.

Bethany Bereavement Support Group
This is a voluntary parish based ministry which aims to help and support those who have suffered a loss through bereavement or otherwise. Grieving is a natural process which can be helped by someone listening with empathy and understanding. We meet on the third Wednesday of each Month from 8pm to 9pm in the Pastoral Centre, St. Patrick’s Church. This is a free, confidential service and is available to everyone in Lucan and the outlying areas.
We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 8pm to 9pm.
We can be contacted through the Parish office: Tel: (01) 628 1018 or 089 2507213, or email:


Parish of Divine Mercy, Lucan South

Adoration of The Blessed Sacrament & Chaplet of Divine Mercy:
Will continue each Monday, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Please come and spend some time in Adoration.
(If you would like to commit to one hour per month or per fortnight please phone Bernadette at 0862209634)

Sick and Homebound
Ministers of the Eucharist would be happy to bring Holy Communion to the sick and homebound. Contact: Parish Office.



Medjugorje 2020

Depart May 12th 8 nights
Spiritual Director
€629.00 P P S
Pat & Phil 087 223 8911.

Medjugorje Irish Centre Pilgrimages April - Oct 2020
7 Night Stay and Airport Shuttle service from Dubrovnik or Split for €266 per person sharing.
Book any flight - any time and we provide guaranteed airport shuttle service.
Call us for further info and book the dates that suit you.
Tel. 01 4434510 or email


Accord Marriage Care

Relationship and marriage counselling
“If you can't talk to one another talk to us”
Accord Marriage Care
Lucan, Phone 6010844


Crosscare’s Care Local - Plate Pals Mealtime Companion

Crosscare's Care Local is seeking volunteers as Plate Pals Mealtime Companions, in Nursing-homes throughout Dublin with a commitment of 1-3 mealtimes per week. Plate Pals combat malnutrition and isolation among residents by providing valuable one-to-one assistance at mealtimes, providing gentle reminders and words of encouragement for the full hour it can take them to finish a full meal. Current openings in St. Mary’s Hospital in the Phoenix Park. To learn more, please call Peter Donnelly on 01-836 0011, ext. 135 or visit the volunteer page on our website for an application


Amen Support Group

Amen Support Group Meetings for male victims of domestic abuse and men experiencing difficulties with their relationship will commence in October.
Please contact 0469023718 for further details.


AA Meetings

St. Mary’s Parish Centre, Lucan Road, Fri. nights 8.30pm.
Further information – Tel. 01-8420700.