Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 29 11th July 2010
PARISH NEWSLETTER: If you would like an item placed in the parish newsletter in any given week you must contact the parish office by 12pm (noon) on Wednesday of that week at the latest. If you would like to receive the newsletter weekly by e-mail or have relatives/friends abroad who maybe interested, please e-mail or contact the Parish Office.

Next Weeks Readings
1st Reading is from the book of Genesis (Gn 18:1-10)
2nd Reading is from the letter of St. Paul to Colossians (Col 1:24-28)
Gospel: According to Luke: Page 35 in The Gospel of Luke, Celebrating the Year of Evangelisation (Lk 10:38-42).

Parish Office Opening Times
From Monday 12th July to August 1st 2010 inclusive, the Parish office will only be open Monday and Friday 10.00am to 12.00pm. It will be closed on Weds during this period.

If any parishioners would like to receive the Parish newsletter weekly by e-mail, please send an e-mail to

Lusk Parish Times
Saturday Vigil: 19.30. Sundays: 08.30, 10.00 (choir), 11.30. Weekdays: 09.00
Bank Holidays: 10.00. Holy Day Vigil: 19.30, Holy Days: 9.00, 11.00.
Please contact the parish office. Usually 2nd Saturday of the month at 12.30. Last Sunday of month after 11.30 mass.
Saturday morning 10.30 or by arrangement.
Monday evenings Miraculous Medal Devotions, Expositions and Benediction 20.00.
Daily Rosary after mass. Friday mornings Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.

Parish Newsletter
We still require some help with the parish newsletter to cover holidays. Use of MS Word and an e-mail account is all that is required. If you feel that you have the time and talent to offer this role please contact the parish office or any member of the Parish Pastoral Council. Tel 8438421, E-mail:

Catholic Youth Care (CYC)
CYC is a Diocesan Agency of the Dublin Archdiocese which provides a range of Youth Services in the greater Dublin area. CYC, in conjunction with the Office of Evangelisation for the Archdiocese, currently has a vacancy for the following post: Youth Evangelisation Officer (1 year contract) Please see (Latest News Section) for full details.

Bereavement Workshop
Places are still available for the ‘Working with Bereaved Families’ workshop.
Date: Thursday 15th and Friday 16th July 2010.
Time:  9.30am – 4.00pm  
Presenter:  Marie Richardson.
The workshop will examine the interplay between individuals and their family dynamics, explore the use of bereavement risk assessments and assist participants in considering strategies for assisting and supporting bereaved families.
Cost: €180 (2-day workshop) includes light lunch/tea and coffee.
Venue: The Irish Hospice Foundation, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2
Contact: Tel. 01 679 3188, Fax: 01 673 0040, Email:

Charity Cycle
The Irish Hospice Foundation - Enabling comfort and dignity at end of life.
Challenge yourself to a cycle that matters. Join us on one of our cycles in July 2010 from either Dublin to Paris or Paris to Geneva.  Tel: +353(0)1 6793188 Fax: +353(0)1 6730040

Newsletter Publication

For inclusion of items related to the church and parish in the Lusk Parish Newsletter, please e-mail the Parish office ( by 12 noon on the Wednesday of the week of publication. The Parish Pastoral Council reserves the right to edit all submission for length, content and suitability.