Newsboard – 17/06/2018


Tel. 042  9334410

Our Priests:  Fr. Vinod Kurian.  Fr. Bernard Hughes              Email:

Weekly collection towards running and upkeep of the Parish was:

Castletown             €213.50                                 Kilcurry           €419.00

Brid-a-Chrin           €391.32                                Faughart        €141.00

Non envelope collection €603.00

Welcome into our Christian Community  Kaiden John Thomas Flynn and Eric Rakitovac Mselemu who were baptised last weekend.

Parish Pastoral Council Meeting on Monday 18th June at 7pm in Parochial House.

Second collection this weekend for the World Meeting of families.

National Pilgrimage to St. Brigid`s Shrine on Sunday 1st July at 3pm. Procession, Mass, Blessing of the sick with relic.

Blessing of Graves 2018  all at 7.30pm

Castletown     Sunday 17th June                       Old Castletown    Tuesday 19th June

Faughart         Friday 6th July

Please bring your own Holy Water to bless the graves.

Congratulations  and best wishes  to Fr. Tom Quigley as he is celebrating  his Golden Jubilee, 50 years of Priesthood.

Faughart Social Group. On Monday 18th June we have a return visit of Martina Browne, herbalist.  Also on 18th we will be taking names and menu choice for our final night party.

In Times of Need We all find ourselves in times of need throughout our lives.  If you or your family are in that situation today, why not contact St. Vincent De Paul Society on 087 2520382

Yoga Classes Evening classes 6 week programme €55 of €10 drop in, every Wednesday from 7pm to 8.15pm.  Class on Friday mornings at 10am also.  A few spaces still available on each class.  All abilities welcome.  Contact Unity Yoga on 087 6217359

Roche/Na Piarsaigh Ladies are through to division 2 League semi final next Wednesday 20th June.  They will be playing Mattock Rangers in Collon at 7.30pm.  All support welcome.

Return to Education Open Day in Adult Further Education Centre Chapel St. Dundalk on Wednesday 27th June between 10 – 2pm.  Find our more about our Free full time and part time courses.

Social Dancing on Saturday the 23rd June in Resource Centre, Music by White Lighting Dancing 9pm to 12am. Supper served.

St,Joseph’s Redemptorist Church Triduum:  In Honour of our Mother of Perpetual Help. Thurs 21st June and Friday 22nd 9.30am and 7:30pm, Sat 23rd 9:30am only.







Sunday 11.00am Nuala Goss (2nd A) Tom Rice (3rd A) Mary Reilly

Lily Gartlan ( 6th A)  Jack & Bessie O`Leary Billingham

Next Saturday 10.30 am  
Next Sunday 11.00 am John & Julia McShane, Denis & Molly Doyle.

John & Theresa Rafferty.  Hugh Curtis.  Hughie Reilly.

Sunday 10.00 am Jack Treanor & DFM
Friday  7.30pm Packie Thornton
Next Sunday 10.00am Frank & Florie Harvey.  Cecelia Halpenny.
Saturday  6.00 pm Steven Monahan
Sunday 12.00 Noon Georgie Savage (3rd)  Betty McNally BR


Monday 7.00 pm Benefactors
Tuesday 10.00 am Peter & Katie Donnelly & daughters Ann & Briege, late of Tateetra
Wednesday 10.00 am Mary, Dolly & William Coleman
Thursday 10.00 am  
Friday 10.00 am  
Next Saturday  6.00 pm Mary & Brian McConville.  Kathleen Gaffey (2nd)
Next Sunday 12.00 Noon Lawrence Morton (A) Frank McCourt.   Mel Williams

Margaret Watters (1st)


Next Saturday


 7.30 pm



Pat Eaton