Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 17 18th April 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.

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.
Please consult with Fr. Mullan at least six months in advance of  proposed wedding date.
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.

Catholic Youth Conference 2010 Theme “The hope that never disappointed was Jesus Christ” Benedict XVI. Will take place in All Hallows College, Gracepark Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. On the 12th and 13th of June 2010. For booking or info contact

Multicultural Mass There will be a multicultural Mass in Our Lady of Consolation parish, Donnycarney on Sunday 25th April, at 12 o clock. All are Welcome. National dress/costume welcome. Please bring some snack food from your own country to share after Mass.

The Parish Pastoral Worker intake for 2010/2011 is underway.  An open evening is being hosted for people who are interested in the position at 6.00 pm on Monday 19th April in the Academy Room, Clonliffe College. If you know of anyone who would benefit from more information please let them know about this event.

Next Weeks Readings:
1st Reading is from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 13:14.43-52)
2nd Reading is from the book of the Apocalypse (Apoc 7:9.14-17)
Gospel: Holy Gospel according to John (Jn 10:27-30)

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Mon 21st Feb– Tue 1st Mar 2011 
Under the leadership of Fr Dermot Nestor and Fr Joe Mullan.

Price €1,275.00 plus tax and insurance
This price includes:

Return flights Dublin – Tel Aviv via Frankfurt.
8 night's accommodation in 4 star hotels (twin sharing)
Dinner, bed and breakfast throughout
Services of an English speaking guide throughout the tour
Accompanied by Spiritual Director
Entrance fees where applicable

Deposit of €250 to be paid by the end of April in order to secure places. Public information meeting will be arranged with an opportunity for questions and answers. Contact Jackie on 086 6086088

Society of Saint Vincent De Paul
SVP are having a clothing appeal for Clean, Good Quality Clothes, Bedclothes, Curtains, Shoes Etc. Distribution Of Bags 8/9th May. Collection of Bags 16th May.

GROW Church Gate Collection
Grow in Ireland will be holding a church gate collection at Lusk on Sat 24 April and Sun 25 April next.  GROW is a Mental Health Organisation which helps people who have suffered, or are suffering, from mental health problems. Your support is much appreciated.

We invite PRO/members of active parish clubs to contact us with any upcoming events. We welcome your feedback, please send any suggestions regarding the newsletter to or if you would like to receive the newsletter weekly be e-mail or have relatives/friends abroad who maybe interested, please e-mail or contact the Parish Office. Volunteers always welcome, especially anyone collecting a child from LNS on a Friday.