Parish of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
13 June 2010 Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Vol. 8 No 30
Weekday Masses Cycle I
Priests of the Parish: Fr John Mc Donagh p.p. 2857773 Sacristan: Finbarr Madden 2859975 (8.30-10.30am)
Fr Declan Gallagher c.c. 2859212 Secretary: Caitríona Fogarty 2859418 (10.30-12.30pm)
Parish Pastoral Council: Colm O’Rourke, Marius Harkin, Colin Gordon, Maura Coleman, Ronnie Lynam, Sheila Quirke, Maree Cox,
Ann Cuffe Fitzgerald, Peter Mooney, Liz Murray, Edel O'Toole, Catherine Tierney, Fr Declan Gallagher and Fr. John Mc Donagh
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Remembered at Masses this Weekend Eucharistic Congress Collection
Sat 6.00 pm: Robert Keane and Daniel Norton (ann) This weekend there will also be a collection at all Masses in
Sun 8.45am: John G. Freyne (ann) support of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress
Sun 10.00am: Kathleen& Brendan Moloney and Nicholas which will take place in Dublin in 2012. The collection will
Moloney (ann) replace the usual Share collection. Further info at
Sun 11.15am: Ann Butler (ann) www.iec2012.ie
Sun 12.30pm: Lily O’Mahoney (ann)
Sun 7.30pm: Brian Nelson Retreat Day in Glendalough next Saturday
The group of Eucharistic ministers and Readers (Ministers
Recently Deceased: Lord grant eternal rest to: of the Word) travelling to Glendalough for a retreat day
Mikey O’Dwyer, Moira Doyle and Eamonn Magner with Fr. Michael Rodgers next Saturday are asked to
Our prayers are with their families, relatives and friends assemble at the Post Office, from which the bus will leave
at 9.30am. The bus will leave Glendalough again at 4pm to
Month’s Mind: Jack Smith, Fr Martin Tierney arrive back in Dalkey before the 6pm Mass. There will be a
one hour break for lunch. Outlets are available in
Anniversaries Maureen Scully, Joe & Frances Lydon. Glendalough but bringing a lunch pack is an option also.
Marie O’Sullivan, Paddy & Nan Greene, Tea/coffee will be available there. With bus size decided
Olive Hanway, Paddy Flood, Hugh we have to close numbers with those already registered to
May they rest in peace. Amen
Remembered at Masses this week: Trócaire Thank You!
Mon 10.00am: People of the Parish On behalf of thousands of communities all over the world,
11am: Edie McDonnell (ann) Trócaire would like to thank the people of Dalkey for the
Tues 9.00am: Anthony & Eileen Tuke (ann) most generous Lenten donation of €5721.46. All of their
10.00am: Special Intention work is only possible because of this invaluable support. For
Wed 9.00am: Billy Pearson ( R.D) details on how these donations make such a difference visit,
10.00am: Special Intention www.trocaire.org
Thu 9.00am: Brigid and Thomas Kearney (ann)
10.00am: Ellen Flynn (ann) Best wishes to all our exam students
Fri 9.00am: Don O’Connell (3rd Ann) Spare a thought and a prayer for all those doing their
10.00am: Special Intention Leaving and Junior Certificate exams. At what can be a
Sat 10.00am: Special Intention stressful and difficult time we will remember our young
11.00am: Special Intention people at the daily Masses in the coming weeks. May God
bless all your efforts.
5th/6th June 1st Collection: € 1,513 Lourdes 2010 – Last call!
2nd Collection € 1,256 Dalkey Lourdes Group will travel to Lourdes from 17th Aug
Thanks to all for their ongoing support. to 23rd August this year. This small intimate group of
parishioners will suit those who don’t want to be
Irish Society for Autism overwhelmed by a larger group and there are still a couple
This weekend’s Church Gate collection is in aid of the Irish of spaces left. Full details from John Byrne at Our Lady’s
Society for Autism, whose goal is to continue to raise Hall on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to
awareness for and to provide a life-long residential, caring 11am, and on Wednesdays from 3pm to 4pm.
and developmental service for people with Autism. Your
support is greatly appreciated. www.autism.ie Welcome, Fáilte, Bienvenu, Bienvenida, Powitanie, Sveikas !
We would like to extend a warm welcome to all visitors to
Parish Pastoral Council Meeting our Parish during the summer months. Whether this is
The Parish Pastoral Council meets this Tuesday at 8pm in ‘passing through’ time, or rest and relaxation time, family or
Our Lady’s Hall. friendship time, May it be a restful time and bring you eace.
May it be a time of blessing for you as you visit our church.
Harold Boys Graduation Mass
On Thursday next the sixth class boys in our parish school
assemble with their parents and teachers for a final
celebration of the Eucharist together before leaving Harold
Boys School. They have been an exceptionally good group
who will represent us well when they move on to a variety of
secondary schools. We wish them God’s blessings in
abundance and happiness in life ahead.
Oblate Mission Appeal
You may have noticed how much our church collections
dropped last week!. It reflects no doubt the Bank Holiday
but also the extraordinary generosity of Dalkey
parishioners to the Oblate Mission Appeal. Fr Paul Byrne, in
an appreciative and grateful letter of acknowledgment
indicated that he had already received the extraordinarily
generous sum of €5,136. If you were away last week and
wish to support the Oblate Mission around the world, you
may wish to avail of addressed envelopes and brochures Fr
Paul left in the porches.
‘Is there any such thing as right and wrong?’
Avila Retreat centre, Donnybrook, Dublin, 4, presents “Is
there any such thing as Right or Wrong?” Lecture by Dr.
Vincent Twomey SVD Followed by a Concert-Deidre
Moynihan, Soprano & Alec O’Leary, Guitarist on next
Thursday June 24th @ 7.30 p.m. Fee: Donation. For details
call 01 -643020or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.ocd.ie
Dalkey Book Festival
The first Dalkey Book Festival takes place next weekend
from 18th to 20th June at various venues around our
beautiful town. For more details on what promises to be a
very interesting event visit www.dalkeybookfestival.org
Diocesan Child Protection Service
If you wish to contact someone in relation to any child
protection issue please contact Andrew Fagan on
01 836 0314 or 086 771 0267 or:
Dalkey Garda Station 01 666 5450
Local Duty Social Worker 01 666 7300
Parish Office 01 285 9418
Parish Child Protection Representative: Catherine Murtagh,
contact numbers available from Parish Office and Sacristy.
Faoiseamh Counselling Service: Freephone 1800 331 234
Childline: 1800 666 666
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Don’t forget to avail of a free copy of St. Luke’s Gospel or
to share a copy with a friend. There are plenty available at
Our Lady’s Altar. There are monthly notes on St. Like’s
Gospel available on the website above. When you open it go
to e-Good News for current or back issues.