Congratulations to the boys and girls from Rush National School who made their First Holy Communion on Saturday.




Planned Giving Envelope Collection 22nd MayPlanned Giving

The Envelope collection last Sunday amounted to €1,005. Thank you for your generosity.




The family of the late James Hughes would like to thank all those who attended the memorial mass for him recently.” We wish to thank all who sympathised and sent mass and sympathy cards on our recent loss of James. We wish to thank Fr. Kit Sheridan who celebrated the memorial mass, Fr Matt Knight, The Church choir and organist, Church helpers and Fr. Hyland. The Holy Sacrifice of the mass will be offered for all.”




We welcome Petra Nichole Iost Coelho and Lorenzo Antonio Carvalho Letizia who were baptised last weekend.




We extend our deepest sympathy to the families of Jackie Kelly and Gary Doyle who passed away this week. May they rest in peace.



Special Collection for the World Meeting of Families

The first national collection for the World Meeting of Families takes place across the country this weekend 28th and 29th of May. Thank you for your support.



Parish Shop

parishofficeOpening Hours are Tue/Wed/Thur 9a.m. – 1p.m. Shop closed Mon and Fri.
Any Mass Intentions left in please also include phone number. Any keyholders of the church please leave your name into the office. Thank you. Any Intentions for weekend Masses need to be left into the office or post-box by 12pm on Thursday to be included in Altar list. Thank you.



Rush Senior Citizens

The Rush Senior Citizens’ daytrip to Knock will take place on Saturday 18th June. Contact Kathleen O’Brien 087 6251019 for further information.


Invitation from Jesus

Come adore the Lord in silent prayer all day Thursday from 7am – 10pm.  Would you like to commit to a set hour or be on a substitute list or just come along any time during the day to pray in silent adoration. Leave name, address and phone number in post box.




Confession times

Confession times are at 6:30p.m. before Saturday evening Mass and on request.




St. Vincent De Paul Monthly CollectionSt-vincent-de-Paul-logo2

Monthly collection will be taken up at all Masses this Sunday the 28th/29th May.



Upcoming Events for June


  • 11th Mass for the Blessing of the Sick & their families
  • 15th Blessing for Expecting Mother’s & their families (if planning to attend please leave your name & contact details in the office)
  • 26th Blessing of the Graves – Whitestown @ 3pm
  • 26th Blessing of the Graves – Kenure @ 6pm




Irish Cancer Society’s Volunteer Driver Service Dublin

irish-cancer-society(Skerries, Balbriggan, Lusk, Clondalkin) is looking for volunteer drivers to drive patients to and from their chemotherapy treatments.  We are looking for volunteers to pick patients up at their homes, drive them to the door of the hospital, pick them up again when they are finished their treatment and bring them home. Driver expenses are paid. Telephone Rebecca on 01 2316 642 or email




Blessing of Remembrance:

The Little Lifetime Foundation is holding a special Blessing of Remembrance for all parents, family members and friends in Glasnevin Cemetery at the Old Angels Memory Garden on Sunday 29th May at 3.00pm.  If you need any further information about our service please contact us on 01 8829030.




Youth 2000 Summer Festival 2016

The Youth 2000 Summer Festival will be taking place from Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th July youth2000-logo2016 at the Cistercian College in Mount St.  Book on Line – Facebook: or Tel: 01 6753690 / NL: 07598 876399.