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8 December 2019
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St Mary’s, Lucan

www. www.lucanparish.com

Advent Scripture Reflection:
Refection and prayer on Sunday Mass Readings of Advent on Wednesdays 11th and 18th December at 7.30pm in the Nun’s Chapel, beside Sacristy.

Christmas Mass Bouquet Cards
Intentions to be included in a Novena of Masses offered at St Mary’s Church
In support of student priests
Available from Parish Centre and Sacristy

Church Art Calendars 2020
For Sale in St Mary’s Sacristy and Parish Office.
€1.50

Christian Meditation
Our meetings are on Tuesday in the Bungalow at 8pm.
Everyone welcome. Sr. Geraldine, 01 6217158
Sr. Geraldine

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

www.stpatrickslucan.ie

What’s Happening for Advent 2019?
St Patricks Church, Lucan


Ecumenical Biblical Reflections on Christmas
Organised by the Four Main Church Traditions in Lucan
In the Pastoral Centre at 7.30 pm
Monday, 9th December
Monday, 16th December

Cost: Free. Refreshments served during each session

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: stpatrickschurchlucan@gmail.com

 

Parish of Divine Mercy, Lucan South

www.lucansouthparish.net

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.

 

‘Veni Creator Spiritus’

Chant, Improvisations and organ music on the theme of the Holy Spirit.
Featuring Maynooth’s Plainchant Performance students together with organists Seán Tunney and Eoin Shanahan. A fantastic opportunity to see and hear spiritual music in the College Chapel.
Thursday 12th December 1:10pm
Free Admission – College Chapel, Maynooth College

 

Medjugorje 2020

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

 

Next Medjugorje Mass

Monday 13th January at 7.30pm
St. Marys Church

 

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.
E-mail: gso@alcoholicsanonymous.ie