NEWSLETTER SUNDAY 24 September 2023 the Twenty- Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Liturgical Colour Green

Prayers + Readings for Sunday 24 September from page 350 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 Mairead McMahon and Bernadette Garland recently deceased, and for Noel Kennedy whose anniversary occurs around this time.



September 2023 Mass Times and intentions

Saturday 23 September 2023

10.00 a.m. - Celebrant’s intentions

5.00 p.m. – Tom Gallagher- anniversary

Frank Archbold- 1st anniversary

Dag Henrichsen- anniversary

Guillermo Saruda- anniversary

Sunday 24 September 2023

9.00 a.m. – Mairead McMahon- recently deceased

10.30 a.m.- Kathleen Corr-anniversary

Deceased members of the Perry Family

Charles & Eileen Byrne- anniversary

John Widger- recently deceasd

12.00 noon – Tom Gallagher- 10th anniversary

Mairead McMahon -recently deceased

Patricia Clavin- recently deceased


Monday 25 September 2023

10.00 a.m. – Mairead McMahon- recently deceased

The Holy Souls

Tuesday 26 September 2023

10.00 a.m. – Parishioners’ intentions ( 24 Sept. )

Wednesday 27 September 2023

10.00 a.m. – Patsy Clavin – rec. deceased

Special Intention

Thursday 28 September 2023

10.00 a.m. –Bernadette Garland- recently deceased

Patsy Clavin – recently deceased

Friday -29 September 2023

10.00 a.m. – Eileen & Shaun Brien- r.i.p,

Karen Manley – rec. deceased

Safeguarding- Sunday24 September 2023- Talk on safeguarding during Mass.

Altar Servers - Boys and girls who have made their First Holy Communion who would like to be Altar Servers here in Holy Family Parish are welcome. If your son or daughter would like to join this group, please contact Judy or Deacon John after weekend Masses or through the Parish Office, or 01 2845299.


Mass times 30 September/01 October

Saturday : 5.00 p.m. Vigil

Sunday : 9.00 a.m. & 11.00 a.m. Jubilee Mass ( Cel. Archbishop Farrell )


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 will  celebrate Mass in thanksgiving   on Sunday next 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.

The Archbishop will also present Bene Merenti awards to two parishioners, Margaret Campbell and Elizabeth Gregan for their longstanding and dedicated service to Holy Family Parish.  

The Archbishop is our Father in God as a successor of the apostles and is the chief Pastor of the faithful in the diocese of Dublin.

Please celebrate the Jubilee of our Parish Church with him.

Donations towards church upkeep are critically needed. Kindly put them in the blue box on the tables near the exits

This weekend- September church door collection for the St. Vincent de Paul funds takes place. Thank you. 


Cross Care collection raised €1,283        last weekend . Thank you.

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 Season of Creation begins on September 1st and runs until October 4th the feast of St Francis of Assisi. This year's theme is "Justice and Peace to Flow".  The parish Environmental Group will lead a Holy Hour in front of the Blessed Sacrament at 7pm on each of the Friday nights in September in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel. Following the hottest summer on record the world is experiencing the effects of our damaged environment and the need to pray for climate justice has never been more urgent. Please come and join us.