Welcome to Lucan

St Mary's Church, Lucan, Ireland

Parish Office

DeirdreAll other parish business should be directed to the Parish Office located in the Parish Centre  Our Parish Secretary is Deirdre Dowling and she is there on Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri from 9.45 am to 2.00 pm


Phone:  +353 (0)1 621 7041

Sacristy

MarydouglasIf you want to book a special occasion Mass or to obtain a Baptism / Confirmation or Marriage certificate; or indeed to book a wedding or baptism, you can call to the Sacristy before or after any Mass and Mary Douglas or Don MacDonald will look after you.

Phone:  +353 (0)1 628-1487

Sunday Readings

3rd Sunday in Ordinary time, 26th January, 2020

Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23

Hearing that John had been arrested Jesus went back to Galilee, and leaving Nazareth he went and settled...Read more

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 19th January, 2020

Gospel: John 1:29-34

Seeing Jesus coming towards him, John said, ‘Look, there is the lamb of God that takes away...Read more

The Baptism of the Lord, 12th January, 2020

Gospel : Matthew 3:13-17 Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptised by John. John tried to dissuade him. ‘It...Read more

Second Sunday after Christmas 5th January, 2020

Gospel : John 1-1-18

In the beginning was the Word: and the Word was with God and the Word was...Read more

Parish Blog

The Scriptures, God's living Word

Pope Francis has established a new 'Sunday of God's Word' to be celebrated on the 3rd Sunday in Ordinary time each year. This...Read more

Election 2020

There's a part of me that has sympathy for politicians, after all in what other walk of life do you have to lay out...Read more

My New Year Resolution

I received Alice Taylor's As Time Goes By, as a gift this Christmas. Although Alice is more than a decade ahead of me,...Read more

OUR GOD GIVEN PLANET

All of the major World religions now actively support efforts to combat climate change. We are told that the planet is...Read more

Lent

Wednesday 26th February is Ash Wednesday. Ashes will be distributed at the 10am and 7.30pm Masses.

During Lent Mass will be at 10am and 7.30pm.

Also during Lent the Rosary will be at 9.30am and will be followed by Morning Prayer Monday to Saturday

Mass Times

Saturday Vigil: 6.30 pm
Sunday: 8.45 am, 9.45 am,
11.00 am, 12.15 pm and 7.00 pm

Monday- Saturday: 10.00 am
(First Friday Extra Mass 7.30 pm)

Confessions:
Saturdays after the 10.00 am and after the 6.30pm evening Mass.
At other times on request.

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Parish notes

Baptism:
Baptism will take place every weekend. We ask parents to call to the Sacristy to book at least one month before ceremony

St Mary's Church Car Park will close at 4.15pm each weekday.

Christian Meditation
We meet each Tuesday at 8pm in The Bungalow. Everyone welcome. Sr. Geraldine, 6217158

Parish Ministry
It is an important part of our ministry to support people in times of sickness and bereavement. We would greatly appreciate it, if you would let us know if someone in your family is ill or admitted to hospital. Ph. 6217041 weekdays between 9.30am and 2pm. (except Thursday).

Holy Communion for the sick and housebound
If you wish to avail of this service or if you know someone who does, please contact one of the priests.

Bethany Bereavement Support Group
Bethany Group is available to listen to or just be there for anyone who is feeling lonely or lost following the death of a loved one. We meet on the 2 nd Monday of each month from 10.30am11.30am, also on the 4 th Thursday of each month from 8pm - 9pm. Parish Centre – 6217041

Legion of Mary

Bethany Group is available to listen to or just be there for anyone who is feeling lonely or lost following the death of a loved one. We meet on the 2 nd Monday of each month from 10.30am11.30am, also on the 4 th Thursday of each month from 8pm - 9pm. Parish Centre – 6217041

Financial Statement 2018