Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 36 29thAugust 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 lusknewsletter@gmail.com or contact the Parish Office.

Ministers Rota Sat 4th & Sun 5th Sept< /p>

Ministers of the Eucharist
19.30 (Sat) Breda McNally & Peter Davis
08.30 Ciara Gaffney
10.00 Olive Fitzgerald
11.30 Frances Morrissey & Delores Dennis

Ministers of the Word
19.30 (Sat) Sarah Kelly
08.30 Mary Arnold
10.00 Jim Hagan
11.30 Emer Condit

Readings for Sat 4th & Sun 5th Sept
1st Reading Vvisdom 9: 13-18
2nd Reading Philemon 1: 9-10,12-17
Gospel According to Luke (Lk 14: 2?-33)

Masses
Saturday Vigil 19.30. Sunday 08.30, 10.00 (choir), 11.30.
Weekdays 09.00
Bank Holidays 10.00
Holy Days Vigil 19.30, Holy Days 9.00, 11.00< /p

Baptisms
Please contact the parish office. Usually 2nd Saturday of the month at 12.30.
Last Sunday of month after 11.30 mass.

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

Confessions
Saturday morning 10.30 or by arrangement.

Devotions
Monday evenings Miraculous Medal Devotions, Expositions and Benediction 20.00.
Daily Rosary after mass. Friday mornings Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.

Parish Priest Appointment

Archbishop Martin has appointed our Parish Priest, Fr Joe Mullan to replace the Parish Priest of Rathgar effective from November 1st 2010. Fr Joe will be leaving Lusk parish after a four year term as our Parish Priest. We wish him well in his new ministry and ask God's blessing on him as he brings his pastoral leadership to a new community.

Archbishop Martin has appointed Fr Paul Hampson as Parish Priest of Lusk from Nov. 1st 2010. Fr Paul is currently a Priest Teacher in Tallaght Community School. We look forward to welcoming Fr Paul to the parish.

Thanksgiving Mass:
All Parishioners are invited to a Thanksgiving Mass on 21st October at 7.30p.m.in the Parish Church.
A reception in the Hall of the National School will take place after the mass.
A gift from the Parish will be presented to Fr Joe on the night, and envelopes for donations will be distributed throughout the Parish or can be obtained from the Parish Office. These
envelopes will be available from 24th September and should be returned to Parish Office before 8th October.

Lusk Community Council Thomas Ashe Life and Time exhibition (1885-1917):
Saint Macullins Centre weekends from 28th Aug- 26th Sept 2010. Opening hours: Sat and Sun 2-5pm.
Admission: Adults €2.50; Concessions €2; Child (under 12) €1. Kindly supported by Fingal County Council.

Lusk Active Retirement Association
Meeting on first Wednesday of every month at 10.30am in Lusk Scout Den. Any Lusk resident over 55 years of age is welcome
to join. Dates: 1 Sept 2010; 6 Oct 2010; 3 Nov 2010; 1 Dec 2010 (AGM)

Saint Pio Weekend at Knock Sept 18th and 19th. Contact the Irish office for Padre Pio for further information on 01 4536359