NEWSLETTER SUNDAY 9 July 2023 – Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Liturgical Colour Green


Prayers + Readings for Sunday 8/9 July from page 302 in 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, Olive Cameron & William (Billy) Duff recently deceased, and for Liam Brereton whose anniversary occurs around this time.





July 2023 Mass Times and intentions


Saturday 8 July 2023

10.00 a.m. Celebrant’s intention


5.00 p.m. – Jimmy Noctor- recently deceased

Charlie Lacey- recently deceased

Dick Brennan- recently deceased

Henry Gilligan- recently deceased

Anthony Dunne-month’s mind


Sunday 9 July 2023

9.00 a.m. – Parishioners’ intentions



10.30 a.m.- Karl-Ludwig Wimberger – month’s mind

Noel White- recently deceased

Dick Brennan- recently deceased


12.00 noon – Richard Egan- anniversary

Paul & John Egan, Sean Egan & Phil Plunkett, Philomena Plunkett

Liam Brereton- anniversary

Patty Dunne- recently deceased

Joe (Joseph) Doyle - anniversary


Monday 10 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Dick Brennan- recently deceased

Denis & Margaret Dennehy R.I.P. & Bridy Flaherty -recently deceased

Special intention

David O’Connor- recently deceased

Special intention


Tuesday 11 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Parishioners’ intentions (2 July)


Wednesday –12 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Henry Gilligan- recently deceased

Sheelagh Stafford – anniversary

Matthew Morley- month’s mind


Thursday – 13 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Sean & Carmel Long – R.I.P.

Olive Cameron- recently deceased


Friday -14 July 2023

10.00 a.m. – Eileen Doyle- R.I.P.


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 taken up last weekend in place of the Share Collection collected €1400. Thank you for your generosity 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.

Date for this work is 17 July.

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!


Golden Jubilee of the Holy Family Parish Church 1973 – 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 will be available 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 Knock

Would you like to pack your picnic lunch (Plenty of tea & coffee available)? so, join us on a pilgrimage to Knock. Sunday 23 July. Bus at Holy Family Kill O’ the Grange at 8.15 a.m. sharp costs €25. Contact Maria 0863576374