NEWSLETTER SUNDAY 2 July 2023 – Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Liturgical Colour Green


Prayers + Readings for Sunday 1/2 July from page 298 of the St. Paul Sunday Missal - Masses are streamed live daily via webcam. webcam - Office phone 012845299

Mission Statement - Our Parish seeks to live as a family – supporting one another, open to all comers, and building a community where each person feels wanted and cared for. To make this happen, we will work to grow in holiness through prayer and service and we will try to show God’s love in our daily lives.


Please pray for David O'Connor  recently deceased, and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time.




July 2023 Mass Times and Intentions


Saturday 1 July 2023

10.00 a.m. Celebrant’s intention


5.00 p.m. –John & Margaret Pierce R.I.P.

Betty, Joan, Connie, Frances & Jimmy Pierce

Jimmy Noctor- recently deceased

Finbar O’Mahony- R.I.P. birthday remembrance

Betty Kelly- 1st anniversary


Sunday 2 July 2023

9.00 a.m. – Dick Brennan- recently deceased


10.30 a.m.- Maureen & Michael Reid- anniversary

Jimmy Noctor – recently deceased

Aideen Hoey- recently deceased

Dick Brennan- recently deceased


12.00 noon – Jim Lehane – R.I.P., Sr. Gabrielle Coyle- R.I. P., Eileen Attridge & Mona McInerney- R.I.P.

Miriam Carroll - anniversary

Martin O’Reilly - month’s mind

Henry Gilligan- recently deceased


Monday 3 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Anne Graham & Paddy McKeever- birthday remembrance

Jimmy Noctor- recently deceased

Special intention


Tuesday 4 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Parishioners’ intentions (25 June 2023)


Wednesday – 5 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Jimmy Noctor- recently deceased

Dick Brennan- recently deceased

Mass Bouquet

Mary Fitzpatrick- R.I.P.- birthday remembrance


Thursday – 6 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Altar list of the dead


Friday – 7 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Altar list of the dead


The parish shop is usually open on Sunday Mornings immediately after 9.00 a.m. & 10.30 a.m. Masses


The mass schedule for Parish Partnership (Blackrock, Foxrock, Kill O' the Grange, Monkstown, Newtownpark Avenue Parishes) is on the announcements page on the webcam page - times of Masses are subject to change.



The annual Peter’s Pence collection will be taken up this weekend on Saturday and Sunday, July 1 and 2 in place of the Share Collection. This collection supports the Holy Father’s charities.


Collections during Sunday/ Holy Day Masses w.e.f. 3/4 June 2023 going forward!

The first collection (Common Fund- support of the priests of the diocese) will be taken up immediately after the Collect of the Mass and before the Readings. The notices will be read during this collection.

The second collection (Share / Special collection) will be taken up immediately after the intercessions/ Prayer of the Faithful effective from vigil Mass Saturday.

Thank you for your generosity to the collections and to the Church Fund (blue box & VFO).


A door & windows in the sacristy corridor are being replaced as a matter of urgency quoted at € 5,248.

An additional €7,264 has been paid to Skyline Roofers for their work on the North East Flat Roof Area of the church. Thank you for your ongoing support.

Contributions welcome!


 The monthly church-door collection on 17/18 June for St Vincent de Paul realised €1,655. Many thanks to all who donated.


Golden Jubilee of the Holy Family Parish Church f1973 – 2023 - Holy Family Church was dedicated 50 years ago this year. Archbishop Farrell has accepted to celebrate Mass in thanksgiving on Sunday at 11.00 a.m. on 1st October. Mass will be at 9.00 a.m. and 11.00 a.m. only on 1st October. Refreshments after the 11.00 a.m. Mass. All are welcome.


Summer Dues- Envelopes for Summer Dues are available on the tables near the church doors.

Christmas, Easter & Summer Dues, with the first

collection at Mass, support of the priests of the


Thank you for your kind generosity.


Family Mass 12 Noon -Sundays. Children are encouraged to take an active part in this Mass through reading, singing, and drama. Children preparing for First Holy Communion and Confirmation are encouraged to take part. Practice for this family Mass takes place at 11.15 a.m. each Sunday prior to the Mass. Thank you.


The Annual Dublin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes -7th -12th September 2023 will resume taking sick pilgrims. If interested, kindly contact the Parish Office. You may enrol as an Associate Member at the church shop on Sunday mornings.


 Pilgrimage to Medjugorje - Wednesday 13th September to 20th September Contact: Valarie Somers 0879908840 Priest: Fr. John Killeen.

Deansgrange Cemetery Mass will be celebrated on Sunday, July 2, at 3 pm.

For more information, please visit or contact Eileen Houlahan, CHF, Ph.D., Director, Pathways Programme at 01 8087594 or