With Sympathy

We Sympathise with the family and Community of Sr. Patricia Sheppard -FMM who died this week. May she Rest In Peace.


to Nicola Clarke and Stephen Farrell who were married in the Church this week


Today at 11.30a.m. Mass we welcome the children and families from the Do This in Memory Programme. First Holy Communion Mass Books are now available in the Parish shop and Rosary beads, gift sets etc. First Holy Communion and Confirmation cards are also available

Holy Week Penitential Services:

  • Monday 15 th April @ 7.30p.m. – St. Patrick’s
    Church Skerries.
  • Tuesday 16 th April @ 7.30p.m. – St. MacCullins
    Church Lusk.
  • Wednesday 17 th April @ 7.30p.m. – St. Maur’s
    Church Rush.

Parish Easter Card:

Over the coming days we will endeavour to distribute an Easter Card to the homes in the Parish. It will include the timetable of the Holy Week Ceremonies. Please keep this information in a convenient place at home. The timetable is displayed in the Church grounds and is also displayed at all entrances to the Church.

Easter Book of Remembrance:

Names of our loved ones who have gone before us may be written in special book which will be placed on display upon the Altar steps throughout the Easter. These names will be remembered at all Masses over the Easter Season.

Envelopes are available at the back of the Church for the Easter List. Please complete and leave back to the Parish Office or place in the Church Post
Box. Please note that no individual names will be called out from the Altar on Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday Masses.

Easter Mass Bouquet Cards:

The Parish office now has a beautiful selection of Easter Mass Bouquet
Cards in stock. If you are interested please drop in to see them. Masses will be offered during the Easter Season for the intentions of all whose names are included.

Family Mass Children’s Liturgy

Family Mass Children’s Liturgy continues this Palm Sunday at the 11.30a.m. Family Mass. All children and their parents are welcome to this child-
friendly service in the Day Chapel. Next Sunday the children will sing the Offertory hymn.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

The Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament takes place in the Day Chapel:

  • Each Sunday of Lent from 2p.m. to 5p.m.
  • Every Monday from 9.30a.m. to 12 noon.
  • Every Thursday from 7.00a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Every Friday from 9.30a.m. to 12 noon.

All are welcome

Liturgy of the Word:

A schedule of Readers for the weekend Masses from the 13/14 April to 08/09 June ’19 has now been placed on the Parish Notice Board for all concerned.

Planned Giving for Sunday 7 th April amounted to €1075. Thank you for your generous support to the Parish.

Parish Office:

At present the opening hours of the parish office to the public are from 9.30a.m to 11a.m. Mon-Fri. For outside office hours, please contact by email rushparishoffice@gmail.com ,or leave a voice message on 01 8949464. Any correspondence for the parish may be left in the parish Post Box – located by the notice board in the main porch.

Please Note: – As next weekend is Easter time, there will be no bulletin printed -Daily Mass on Bank Holiday Monday 22nd will be at 10a.m.

Advocate Collection for the Sunshine Fund:

The annual Advocate collection for the Sunshine Fund takes place at all Masses this weekend. The Sunshine Fund, a special works conference of the St. Vincent de Paul provides summer holidays for children all over Dublin who need a holiday. This collection is their only source of funds. Your generosity is greatly appreciated

Archdiocese of Dublin Pilgrimage to Knock

The pilgrimage to Knock 2019 will take place on Saturday 27th April 2019:
Time:11.00a.m.- 4.30p.m. All enquiries to: knockpilgrimage@dublindiocese.ie See notice for further details.

Youth Programme for Dublin Diocesan pilgrimage to Knock – Sat 27 th April – booking now open! Join other young people from around the Diocese for music, talks, chat, fun. Open to all aged 13-30. There’s also the option to travel on a dedicated youth bus. Don’t delay, book your place today by emailing: wydathome@dublindiocese.ie