Church of St. Laurence O'Toole, Kilmacud

Congratulations to all the young people in our local parish schools who have made or are making their First Holy Communion in these coming days.

Pope Francis’s invitation for the Season of Creation

During this Season of Creation, Pope Francis is inviting everyone to pray for “an environmentally sustainable lifestyle”. Pope Francis urges us to take the opportunity to reflect on “the way we eat, consume, travel, or the way we use water,

Crosscare Annual Collection for 2021

The Annual Crosscare Collection, the social support agency of the Archdiocese of Dublin will be taken up at all Masses in the Diocese on the weekend of the 18th & 19th September. It will replace the usual Share collection. Through

Congratulations to all the young people in our local parish schools who have made or are making their Confirmation in these coming days. May the gifts of the Holy Spirit guide them and direct them in their lives.

The Legion of Mary – Centenary celebrations

The Legion of Mary started in Myra House, Francis Street, Dublin on 7 th September 1921 with just 15 people in the room. At last count (before Covid) there were 4 million active members who met weekly and did assigned

GUIDED PILGRIMAGES ON THE LOUGH DERG PILGRIM PATH

GUIDED PILGRIMAGES ON THE LOUGH DERG PILGRIM PATH will be offered on Sunday 12th, Wednesday 15th, Saturday 18th & Sunday 26th September and Sunday 3rd October, with Mass outdoors, weather permitting.  The full route is a 12km loop, with a

LOURDES AT HOME 2021 – A VIRTUAL JOURNEY TOGETHER

DUBLIN DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE “LOURDES AT HOME 2021” A VIRTUAL JOURNEY TOGETHER Sanctuary Theme 2021: “Lourdes: A place of Grace, of Hope and of Resilience” Wednesday 8th September (Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Opening Mass at 7.30pm in

Remembering Fr Tony

Walk While You Can, Live While You Can, Love While You Can. This weekend we remember Fr Tony on his second anniversary. His fruitful ministry, courage and strength, pastoral vision and compassion for others will always be in our minds

Hearty congratulations to Sr. Catherine!

Maria Domenica Mazzarello wisely advises: “God will not ask if we have done as much as someone else, but if we have used all the gifts we have. Sr Catherine has many gifts and in a quiet, industrious and effective

The Lough Derg Pilgrim Path

The Lough Derg Pilgrim Path on the lough shore is now open daily. The full route is a 12km loop, with a shorter 8km option, and several information boards highlight features of particular interest. Leaflets are available at the Visitors

Marino Institute of Education

Are you looking for food for the mind and oxygen for the soul in the company of fellow travellers? Join the Adult Education Certificate in Spirituality and Human Development Programme. It is open for applications now. For more information, visit:

Building Hope Task Force – Invitation to Parishioners

Archbishop Farrell has set up a Task Force under the title of Building Hope.  The Task Force aims to stimulate engagement with the whole diocesan family and shape an inclusive approach to a pastoral strategy appropriate to our times.  It

Peters Pence Collection

The annual Peter’s Pence collection takes place on the Sunday nearest to the Feast of SS Peter and Paul. This year it will be held on Saturday, 3rd and Sunday 4th July. The Peter’s Pence Collection provides Pope Francis with

Help Indian Covid Crisis Appeal

The devastating deadly surge of Covid 19 is hitting India with a frightening and rapidly increasing of death and new cases.(7 day average of over 4100 daily deaths and 260000 new cases) The death toll has surpassed 311,000, while the

My Lourdes Story

‘My Lourdes Story’ is a podcast where Joan Cahill sits down with fellow Lourdes visitors and asks what Lourdes means to them. The series of personal stories includes conversations with Archbishop Eamon Martin and Bishop Donal McKeown. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjeBQtGWmIzDiaJMTiefa_w/video  

Return to Mass – Welcome back!

Weekend Mass Schedule We are now back to our pre-lockdown weekend Masses: Saturday at 6 pm and Sunday at 10 am and 11.30 am. Weekday Mass Mass is on daily at 10 am apart from Thursday when there is the

27th May – Fr Richard Gibbons

Fr Richard Gibbons from Knock Shrine will celebrate Mass and give a talk on Our Lady here in Kilmacud on Thursday at 10 am. There will also be Mass at 7:30 pm on the same day – Thursday – followed

Readers Wanted

We are looking to expand our team of Ministers of the Word. If you are available to read at Sunday mass, please email kilmacudparishoffice@gmail.com or let Christine in the parish office know. Training will be provided to all new Ministers