With Deepest Sympathy

We sympathise with the families of Sr. Maura O’Connor -FMM, Gerard McGee & Ivan Weldon who died recently.  May they Rest In Peace.

Blessing of the Graves Sunday 23rd June

Whitestown @ 3p.m. Kenure  @ 6p.m.  Please inform your family who do not live in Rush of this date.


We also remember daily in our prayers, all the Junior and Leaving Cert. and other students who are currently sitting exams. May the Holy Spirit Bless them, and all our exam students with wisdom, guidance and peace in all their studies.

Easter Dues & Offerings:

Thanks to all who have contributed their Easter Due & Offering so far. The Easter Donations continue to be received in the coming weeks and we encourage each household to support our Parish by making their Easter donation.

Planned Giving

The Planned Giving for Sunday 2nd June amounted to €1,152. Thank you for your generous support to the Parish.

Parish Safeguarding & Protection Training:

A one day Child Protection & Safeguarding  Training day will take place here in the Church on Saturday 15th June. Invitations are currently being issued to volunteers. 

Temple Street Fundraising: 

“I would like to thank all who sponsored me for running the lady’s mini-marathon to raise funds for Temple Street Children’s hospital. Thank you for your support. Claire

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 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

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Adoration takes place in the Day Chapel:

  • 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 Welcome

Anam Cara North Dublin

Anam Cara North Dublin (the organisation that supports bereaved parents), is holding a Parent Evening for bereaved parents on Wednesday 19th June at 7:20p.m. in the Carnegie Court Hotel, Swords, Co. Dublin.

This event is free and open to all bereaved parents regardless of the age your child died, the circumstances of their death, or whether their death was recent or not. Please note there will be no events in July or August, please contact us on info@anamcara.ie or 085 2888 888 for any queries.

Please Note: Any notices for the Porch Notice Board must be left into the office first.

Tidy Towns Judges:

The judges for the National Tidy Towns competition could be in Rush as early as mid-June. Please do your bit to help us improve our result by keeping the area around your house or business clear of litter and weed-free for the rest of June. 

Holy Land Pilgrimage 13-21 September 2019: 

Join one of four Dublin Parishes on this trip of a life time.  Highlights include: Jerusalem, Via Dolorosa, Bethlehem, Nazareth, Mount of Olives, Sea of Galilee, Cana & the Dead Sea.  Walk in the footsteps of Christ” All Welcome.  See notice boards for more info. Contact details  dermot.nestor@maptravel.ie

Irish Cancer Society:

The Irish Cancer Society’s Volunteer Driver Service is looking for volunteer drivers who will drive patients to and from their chemotherapy appointments. The service is to the patient with all driver expenses being paid.

We are currently looking for volunteers in the Dublin north and west areas to drive patients to and from their appointments in our partner Dublin hospitals.

For more information or an application form please email Gail at gflinter@irishcancer.ie , call 01 2310 566 or visit the website at www.cancer.ie