Children’s Liturgy

Children’s Liturgy continues every Sunday until Easter. Children between the ages of 5 and 12 are very welcome to come along and join us for a child-friendly version of the Readings and Gospel in use each week, helping to give you a better understanding of what it is all about.


ConfessionTimes: @6.30p.m.before Saturday evening Mass and on request.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament every Thursday from 7am. to 10pm.& every Sunday of Lent from 2p.m. to 5pm.



Blessing of Graves

This year’s Blessing of Graves takes place on Sunday, June 25th at 3pm in Whitestown and 6pm in Kenure.


Parish Office:

Opening Hours: 9a.m. – 11a.m. Mon – Fri. All queries re: Baptisms, Weddings, etc. to go through the office. Confirmation medals and rosettes now available. Any Daily Mass Intentions left in please also include phone number. Any Intentions for weekend Masses need to be left into the office by 12p.m. on Thursday to be included in Altar list. New Post Box is located beside door to day chapel.



Do This in Memory Programme

The next Mass for the Do This in Memory Programme takes place on Sunday 9th April @11.30am.  Preparation meeting on Tuesday 4th April @ 8pm in the Church.



Viatores Christi

He Has Spoken Through the Prophets…Viatores Christi invites you to a talk series on renewal and the future of the Church during April, May and June. This will consist of a series of seminars with the following speakers: –

  • Bishop Willie Walsh April 4th 2017
  • Fr Mark Patrick Hederman May 3rd 2017
  • Patricia Coyle June 7th 2017

Time: 7.00p.m. to 9.30p.m. Lecture Hall, Belvedere College Dublin 1.  Suggested donation €10. To book your place call 01-8689986 or email All welcome!


National Collection for World Meeting of families 2018:

Pope Francis has personally chosen Dublin to be the host diocese for the World Meeting of Families from 21-26 August 2018. Planning for this great national and international celebration of faith is well underway. Hosting this important event requires an enormous amount of planning and funding. In this regard a second national collection will be held 1st and 2nd April 2017. Your support for this collection would be greatly appreciated.



Rush Library:

Digitise the Nation will host a free 5 week beginners computer class in Rush Library beginning Tuesday 4th of April. Available class times are as follows:– 1.45pm – 3.45pm and 4pm – 6pm If you are interested please phone 018708414 or email stating which session you would prefer.


Ros Eo CCC:

Ros Eo CCC: is now enrolling for September 2017. Providing ECCE + CCS schemes. For more information contact Debbie 8954434 or 8439349 or email to



Rush in Bloom 2017 – Church Gate Collection:

We are fundraising for the hanging baskets which adorn our streets every year, they bring colour and vibrancy to the Main Street and this year we are launching a three-year plan whereby we hope to extend the baskets further up the Main Street and down Lower Main Street. It is our aim to “shop local” whenever possible and we are delighted to announce that this year’s baskets, for the very first time, will be sourced from a local grower in Rush. Please support our Church Gate Collection on Saturday April 1st and 2nd



Stamullen & Julianstown Parish Pilgrimage to Rome:

Led by Fr. Declan Kelly PP we will travel from August 11th – 16th staying in the Irish College for 5 nights B & B, cost €850 including flights, accommodation, one four course meal with drinks and entertainment, Full day trip to Assisi, Audience with Pope Francis, Major sights of Rome, guided tours etc. Pilgrimage is extended to parishioners from all parishes. For more information please contact Cultural Connections Ltd on 057-9355050 or email:


Rush Cricket Club:

The Easter Cricket Camp for 6 to 12 year old boys & girls – Tuesday 18th April – Friday 21st April, 10.00 – 12.00 each day. Registration fee €20  – All equipment supplied. Reserve a place by email to or by text to 087 2612778.Youth Registration for 2017 at 6.30pm on Monday 10th at the clubhouse. For boys & girls from 6 years old. Registration fee €50 for year