Church of St. Laurence O'Toole, Kilmacud

Question 4: As young people, what would attract you to become more involved?

Question 4: Young people have many talents to share and much to give to our community. What activities would attract you to become more involved in our parish? Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has asked all parishes to reflect on how we can

Question 3: What can we do to support parents sharing the faith with the next generation…

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has asked all parishes to reflect on how we can renew faith in Jesus Christ.   Question 3: What can we do to support parents sharing the faith with the next generation? What opportunities can we give our community

Question 2, renew our parish faith in Jesus Christ & pass it on to our young people.

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has asked all parishes to reflect on how we can renew faith in Jesus Christ.   Question 2: How can we be a more living parish that is attractive for our young people?

Renew our parish faith in Jesus Christ & Pass it on to our young people: Question 1

How can we renew faith in Jesus Christ in our Parish & pass on the faith to our young people? Following the recent visit of Pope Francis, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has asked all parishes to reflect on how we can

Join a Parish Team – You can make a difference

We’re looking for Ministers of the Word for the 10am and 11.30am Sunday masses. If you can read at Mass one Sunday a month, please get in touch. The Baptism Team are looking for new members to join their team.

Kilmacud Parish Youth Choir

Saturday 6pm Mass: The Youth Choir will be back from their summer break on Saturday 8th Sept! We welcome back our current members – and we invite new members & musicians to join us.If you are 7 or older and

WMOF 2018 Personal Reflections, please contribute

Opening Ceremony | Pastoral Congress – RDS | Festival of Families | Papal Mass The parish is compiling a collection of personal reflections of the events of WMOF 2018. We invite parishioners to contribute a short account of personal experiences

Gala Dinner to mark finale of Fr Tony’s walk.

Mount Merrion Youth Group invites you all to a Gala Dinner to mark the finale of Fr Tony’s epic walk from Letterkenny to Ballydehob. Tickets for sale from Christine in the Parish Office during the week. Tickets €60 / Students

Relics of Saints Louis & Zelie and their daughter Saint Therese

The Carmelite Nuns of St. Joseph Monastery on Upper Kilmacud Road Stillorgan welcome you to venerate the relics on Wednesday August 29th. 3:00pm Ceremony of Reception followed by veneration of the Relics 4:30pm Evening Prayer followed by veneration of the

WMOF Week 7 – The role of education in raising families out of poverty 

“The task of education is to make us sense that the world and society are also our home; it trains us how to live together in this greater home.” “Education of children is a ‘most serious duty’ and at the

WMOF Week 6 – Women’s leadership roles, globally and locally

“The grandeur of women includes all the rights derived from their inalienable human dignity but also from their feminine genius, which is essential to society.” (Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia) How are our families and parish promoting and valuing the leadership

WMOF Week 5 – Faith & Family

“The family lives its spirituality precisely by being at one and the same time a domestic church and a vital cell for transforming the world” (Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia). Families are a privileged place where faith can be lived, celebrated,

Preparation Evening for the World Meeting of Families

In preparation for the World Meeting of Families there will be a talk by Fr Colin Rothery, the Dublin Archdiocesan representative in Rome for the World, on Thursday 9th August at 7:30pm in Kilmacud Parish Centre. This will be followed

WMOF Week 4 – Building a more sustainable approach to the economy, work and the environment

“In the family too, we can rethink our habits of consumption and join in caring for the environment as our common home” (Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia) During WMOF2018 pilgrims are invited into a conversation about caring for Our Common Home.

Transport to the Papal Mass on Sunday 26th August in the Phoenix Park

All seats on the parish coaches have been filled. If you have booked your place but have not yet paid – please do so by the 10th August.The cost is €10 per adult, no charge for children. Payment to Christine in

WMOF Week 3 – “The impact of conflict on families and children”

There is no family that does not know how selfishness, discord, tension and conflict violently attack and at times mortally wound its own communion. (Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia) Conflict is present at all levels of our lives, from global events

It’s time to change your interior life. Step Inside

Explore a programme in spirituality in Lumen –Dominican Centre, Blackrock: This two year part-time Certificate programme runs on Thursday evenings and six Saturdays to start 27 September 2018. It is exciting and inspiring. It’s open to all. No prior learning

WMOF Week 2 – “The role of technology in the family”

Pope Francis has a keen interest in technology, commenting regularly on social media. On the Pope joining Instagram, Mark Zuckerberg welcomed him, commenting: “No matter what faith you practice, we can all be inspired by Pope Francis’s humility and compassion.

The Irish Cancer Society

The Irish Cancer Society needs an extra 80 drivers for our volunteer Driver service in South Dublin to drive cancer patients to & from their chemotherapy appointments. We are looking for weekday drivers who have a car available. Drivers should

WMOF Week 1 – The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World

The World Meeting of Families will focus on key issues related to family drawn from Pope Francis’ teachings in The Joy of Love (Amoris Laetitia). In the countdown to the events in August, for the next seven weeks we are