With Deepest Sympathy

We Sympathise with the family of Bernard Mackle who passed away recently. May he Rest in Peace.



The family of the late Rina Mullett thank you most sincerely for your kind expression of sympathy in their recent bereavement. The Holy Sacrifice of the mass has been offered for your Intentions.

 The wife and family of the late Shay Ryan would like to thank most sincerely all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement. Thank you to all who sent mass cards, wreaths, sympathy cards and attended the wake and funeral mass. A special word of thanks to the staff of Rush Health Centre and Warfarin Clinic, Lusk Nursing Home. We would like to thank Fitzgerald Funeral Directors for their help and support. Also Fr Kevin for celebrating his funeral mass and Aisling and Liam for beautiful singing and music. The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for your Intentions.


Harvest Sunday:

We celebrate Harvest Sunday on 7th October. All produce will be gratefully appreciated. It is proposed this year that parishioners take away the produce and leave a donation which will be distributed to St. Vincent De Paul and Br. Kevin (Caption Day Centre).


Blessing of Animals:

Blessing of the Animals will take place on Sunday 7th October from 1p.m to 1.30p.m.


Planned Giving Envelope Collection:

Envelope collection for Sunday 16th September amounted to €1330. Thank you for your generosity.


Parish Office:

Opening Hours Mon- Fri 9a.m. – 11a.m. 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. Thank you.


Rush Senior Citizens

Rush Senior Citizens resumes on Monday 24th September at 12.30pm – 3pm in Rush Community Centre. All Welcome.


Peter McVerry Trust

Peter McVerry Trust Gate Collection this weekend 22nd/23rd September. Peter McVerry Trust is a homeless and housing charity that aims to reduce homelessness and the harm caused by drug misuse and social disadvantage. The charity provides a range of services, primarily to younger people and vulnerable adults with complex needs, including prevention & support, homeless services, housing first, drug treatment, and Under 18s services. Thank you for your support.


Friendly Voices

Friendly Voices is a music group that comprises of Transition Year students and Senior Citizens. We practice on Mondays in St. Joseph’s secondary school from 11-12pm. We have a cuppa and a chat before we get stuck into singing. Absolutely no experience required. All we require is the willingness to have some fun. Please note School is closed Monday 24th September.


Basic English Conversation Classes (Failte Isteach):

All are welcome and all levels are provided for. €2 per class. Friendly volunteer tutors. Every Tuesday from 10 am to 12 noon, at Martin’s Shop (Rush Multipurpose Youth Facility) Channel Road Rush, beside Rush National School.E-mail failteisteachrush@gmail.com, no need to register, just call in.


Skerries Water Safety Week 2019

Dates for 2019 Classes: Monday 29th July – Saturday 3rd August 2019.Testing for newcomers: Sunday Morning 28th July 2019.If you wish to be added to the mailing list please send an email to skerrieswatersafety@gmail.com with “subscribe” in the subject line.


Volunteer with Trócaire in Ireland 

Trócaire supports some of the most vulnerable people in the developing world, while also raising awareness of injustice and global poverty in Ireland.  We are a group of committed individuals who meet three times a year in Dublin to organise initiatives in our communities for Trócaire.  Would you be interested in becoming involved?  If so, email volunteering@trocaire.org or visit www.trocaire.org/volunteer for more information.