Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 47 14th November 2010
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Remembrance Mass
The Emmaus Community would like to invite you to a Remembrance Mass for deceased relatives and friends at the Emmaus Retreat Centre, Ennis Lane, Lissenhall, Swords, Co Dublin on Thur 25th November 2010 at 7.30pm.

Lusk ICA
The Annual Mass for deceased members of Lusk ICA will be celebrated on Wed 17th November in Lusk National School at 8.30 pm. All relatives of deceased members are invited to attend.

Skerries Mills Heritage Centre
Skerries Mills craft shop annual Christmas event starts Sat 20th
mulled wine and mince pies, sat and sun while stocks last!

Palestrina Choir
Christmas with the Palestrina Choir, National Concert Hall, Thur
2nd Dec 8pm. Tickets €28, €20 (choir balcony €15) Available from the National Concert Hall Box Office. Book online at Further information at

Advent Church Music
Introduction to Church Music of Advent: with Tim Thurston of Gloria fame on RTE Lyric FM, St. Fergal’s Church, Wed 1st Dec at 8.00p.m. Organised by Bray Churches Together.

Lusk Parish Pastoral Council
The next meeting of Lusk PPC will be held on Wed Nov 17th @ 8pm in the school.

Timewise Fostering is a unique and specialised programme, committed to achieving positive outcomes for Children aged between 11-18 years. The young people live with our foster carers for up to one year. We provide extensive services, training and 24 hour support. We welcome enquiries from families, couples and single people. If you feel you have the ability and commitment to provide a child with foster care, or become one of our respite carers providing short breaks for this programme please give us a call now on 8424525. Or log onto

Pieta House
Concert with David Parkes in St. Mary’s Church, Lucan, Co. Dublin. Wed 24th Nov, 2010 at 7.45pm, in aid of Pieta House, Lucan. Tickets €10.00 each available from Marie Peelo Pieta House 6010000, Phil at 086 2437653 or Pat at 087 2238911.

Lusk Tidy Towns Association
Celebrating 30 Years (1980-2010) Invite you to their annual CHRISTMAS CARD & CALENDER LAUNCH, Launch by Michael Kennedy TD, Guest of honour: Mayor of Fingal, Councillor Ken Farrell, in Murrays Top Shop Fri 19th November 2010 at 8pm

Rush and Lusk Credit Union Limited
Any member interested in becoming involved in a voluntary capacity to help on the Committees of the Board, please contact Gerry, Marie or Pearl at 8437584 or 8438120.

Wanted: Singing Lusk Men!
Rush Musical Society - Men needed! 
RMS urgently require men to join the chorus for their production of the Hit Nautical Comedy “Anything Goes” which Hits the stage in March 2011! The voice range most needed is Bass. Please contact or Helen  on 086 1956718.

Time Out Vocations Weekend
The Presentation Brothers are inviting men interested in discerning a vocation to religious life to a special weekend of reflection and information, 11am Sat 27th Nov. - 2pm Sun 28th Nov. 2010, Presentation Brothers, Glasthule. For more information and to reserve a place contact Br Ray at 2300824, or

Liturgy for 21st Nov.
First Reading: Second Samuel 5:1-3
Second Reading: Colossians 1:12-20
Gospel: Luke 23:35-43 (Page 62-64 of “The Gospel of Luke”)

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