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This week we warmly welcome Fr Joe Mullan our new parish priest. As a faith community, we look forward to journeying with Fr Joe and with the parish communities of Kilmacud and Clonskeagh. Welcome Fr Joe! May God bless you in your new ministry.

As we welcome Fr Joe Mullan this week, we also take the opportunity to thank Fr Brian, Fr Clement, Fr Ray and the many other priests who helped in the parish in recent times. We also thank the Parish Office team and the very many volunteers who continued in their...

Holy Land Pilgrimage

11 Day Pilgrimage to The Holy Land Dates: Feb 12th to Feb 22nd 2020 Cost €1,475.00 - Deposit €450.00 Spiritual Director Canon Paddy McGinn Still a small number of places left, further details contact: Brenda Murray -Flynn on 041 6863390...

Being children of the resurrection, we are sons and daughters of God.

This Sunday’s readings focus on God being at our side at all times. Through our belief in the resurrection, we are his children. Our God is the God of the living. In the First Reading it is this belief in the resurrection that gives strength to a mother and her seven...

CARING FOR THE EARTH – Becoming an eco-parish

presented by Justin Kilcullen Tuesday, 5th November at 7.30pm MOUNT MERRION Community Centre You are welcome to attend a talk by Justin Kilcullen, who was director of Trócaire for many years. He is chair of Social Justice Ireland, Misean Cara, and convenor of...

Hurry to help me, Lord, my Saviour!

The readings this Sunday are full of encouragement. Our compassionate God loves us so much that he looks beyond our sins to see the people we can become. However unworthy we may seem, God seeks us out and calls us to him. The First Reading celebrates God’s compassion...

Altar Servers

Mount Merrion Parish are now recruiting new altar servers for our Masses. We would like to invite parents of boys and girls from 4th class and above, to get in touch with us by emailing: altarserversmountmerrion2019@gmail.com We will be arranging an information...

An expression of gratitude from Kieran Coote

Dear friends in the Parishes of Mount Merrion and Kilmacud, on behalf of my family, I would like to express our sincerest appreciation and gratitude for all the support, compassion and understanding we have received from you. For all the tenderness and love shown to...

Diocesan Safeguarding Day, 2019 Letter from Archbishop Martin

Sunday 22 September is Diocesan Safeguarding Day. I wish to take this opportunity to address you on this vital matter and to thank you for all of the work you have been doing to make the Church in Dublin a safer place for children and for vulnerable adults. This year...

Singers wanted for 6pm Saturday Mass

The Lisieux Singers are a small female group with members currently in their mid to late twenties and we are looking for new members to expand our group. We sing at 6pm Mass most Saturdays and usually practise at 5.20pm, just before Mass. We hope to return to 6pm Mass...