NEWSLETTER SUNDAY 13 August 2023 – The Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Liturgical Colour Green

Prayers + Readings for Sunday 5/6 August from page 321 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 William Joseph Mahon, Andrew O'Beirne & Msgr. Peter Briscoe  recently deceased, and for Bernard Flanagan whose anniversary occurs around this time.



Tuesday 15 August - Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m. Monday 14 August (prayers & readings from page 324 SPSM).

Day Mass 10.00 a.m. Tuesday 15 August (page 327 SPSM)


August 2023 Mass Times and Intentions


Saturday 12 August 2023

10.00 a.m. - Celebrant’s intention

5.00 p.m. – Dave Waters- anniversary

Michael & Mona Kelly- anniversary

Betty Fegan- anniversary

Brenda Connolly- month’s mind

Mary & James Moran – anniversary

Paul Doyle- anniversary

Bernard Flanagan- anniversary


Sunday13 August 2023

9.00 a.m. – celebrant’s intention

10.30 a.m.- May & Bob Doyle- anniversary

Michael Cleary- recently deceased

12.00 noon – Evelyn Swan- 1st anniversary

Maria Keating-O’Sullivan- anniversary

Martin Conway- recently deceased


Monday 14 August 2023

10.00 a.m. – Evelyn Swan – 1st anniversary

Paddy Kavanagh- recently deceased

Michael Cleary- recently deceased

 Mon 14 August. Vigil of the Assumption BVM

7.00 p.m.- Parishioners’ intentions (for 15 Aug)


Tuesday 15 August 2023 Assumption BVM

10.00 a.m. – Joan Kilduff- recently deceased

Bernard & Alison O’Sullivan - Anniversary

Holy Souls & Special intention


Wednesday 16 August 2023

10.00 a.m. – Parishioners’ intentions (13 Aug)


Thursday 17 August 2023

10.00 a.m.

Patrick McCullagh – Rec. deceased

Annamma John – R.I.P.

Paddy Walsh- recently deceased


Friday -18 August 2023

10.00 a.m. –

The Holy Souls

Noeleen Malone- recently deceased

Christy Mahon – recently deceased


The Parish shop is usually open on Sunday after 9.00 a.m. & 10.30 a.m. Masses & also on Tuesdays after the 10.00 a.m. Mass circumstances permitting.  An assortment of greeting cards and birthday cards is in stock/on display.


The monthly collection for Saint Vincent Paul takes place at the church doors this weekend. Thank you.

To book in Mass intentions (to be announced at parish Masses), please contact the Parish Office (phone012845299 during office hours

Email OFFICE HOURS 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Mon.-Fri working days).


Golden Jubilee of the Holy Family Parish Church 1973 – 2023 - Holy Family Church was dedicated by Archbishop Ryan 50 years ago this year. Archbishop Farrell has accepted to celebrate Mass in thanksgiving   on Sunday at 11.00 a.m. 1st October. Mass will be at 9.00 a.m. and 11.00 a.m. only on 1st October. Refreshments will be available to all 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

diocese. total € 3,640 to date collected.

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. Enrolment of Associate members is now closed & the contributions will be sent to the diocesan office a.s.p. Thank you for your generosity.


PC Training on Voluntary Ministries

Training on the Voluntary Ministry Matters resource takes place on the 12th AND 19th of September 2023 via Zoom.  This is a 2-part training course exploring the new guidebook for all members of PPCs in the Archdiocese. Please note: This is a REPEAT of the training given on 1st and 8th June 2023. If you would like to register for this Zoom training, please complete the online form in the Adult Faith section of