Newsboard – 08/07/2018

PARISH ENVELOPES – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of the Parish was: – Kilcurry €265, Castletown €249, Faughart €104, Brid-a-chrinn €277. Non envelope collection €330. Faughart Shrine collection €615, Peter’s pence €740

WELCOME Into our Christian Community: James Bernard Gartlan, Saoirse Hannah Roddy, Leo Rory Moynihan who were baptised last weekend

ANNIVERSARY MASS FOR BLESSED SOLANUS CASEY –  Monday 30th June at 7:30pm (Rosary 7pm) in St. Joseph’s Castletown. Celebrant Fr. Owen Gorman with blessing of Relic. All welcome

CHOIR PRACTICE on Tuesday evening 10th at 7:30pm in St. Joseph’s Castletown for LMFM Mass

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP wish to thank all their loyal members, Newsboard  team and Kilcurry Resource Centre for all your support throughout the year.

WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES – A few seats remaining if anyone with tickets wishes to avail of the bus. Please phone the Parochial House

FOUND – Electronic tablet found in the vicinity of the resource centre.

FAMILY CAMP OUT NIGHT – Sat 25th August families only. BBQ Saturday evening, games and sing song. €40 per family, limited spaces. Must be booked – forms from crèche and resource centre

SOCIAL DANCING – Next dance in the resource centre on Sat 14th July. Music by Curtis McGee. Dancing 9pm-12am. All welcome

YOGA in Kilcurry resource centre on Wednesday evenings  from 7:00 – 8:15 pm

ROCHE EMMETS GFC – Lotto, No winner of last week’s lotto. Five people share €100. Numbers drawn were 4 -9 – 10 and 20. Colette Callan c/o Kevin Callan, Madge Reilly c/o Simon Allen, Dee Keenan c/o David Keenan, Anne/Gerard McArdle c/o Brendan McArdle, Paddy Craven c/o Dermot Craven.

CUPÁN TAE is on in Roche hall this coming Tuesday 10th of July from 10:30am to 12:00 noon. Everyone welcome

TABLE QUIZ IN PETER O’HAGAN’S  on Friday 20th July at 8:30pm in aid of INSPIRE which is a registered charity which provides facilities for people with intellectual disabilities. Inspire now has a house in upper Faughart

NOTICE –  A member of the Missionary Sisters of St. Peter Claver, Sr. Lucyna will be in this Parish on 14th & 15th July to appeal on behalf of the missions. She will tell us about their work and will be grateful for your support

LOUGH DERG 2018 – The three day pilgrimage is currently open, you may begin on any day until Monday 13th August. Advance booking is not necessary. The Lough Derg team can help you to co-ordinate public transport or link up with Pilgrimage organisers in your locality. Phone Lorraine on 071 986 1518 or email



Sunday 11:00 – Fabian McEntee, Owen Joe Woods, Mary McBride, Kathleen Hughes

Monday – No Mass

Thursday – No Mass

Saturday 10:30 – Donal McNally, Maureen Winters

Next Sunday 11:00 – John Craig, Veronica Dalton, Malachy Begley MM, Patrick and Lizzie Coburn and DFM



Sunday 10:00 – No Intention

Friday 19:30 – No Intention

Next Sunday 10:00 – Peter McShane



Saturday 18:00 – No Intention

Sunday 12:00 – Gerard (Sparky) Clarke MM, Lawrence Morton, Michael snr Michael jnr and Rose Cross and DFM

Monday 19:00 – Benefactors of the Parish, Patricia O’Hanlon, Joe Larkin and DFM of Larkin family

Tuesday 10:00 – Tommy and Philomena Dullaghan, James & Annie Rogan.

Wednesday 10:00 – No Intention

Thursday 10:00 – No Intention

Friday 10:00 – No Intention

Next Saturday 18:00 – Eugene, Angela and Theresa McMahon and Maurice McMahon – Patricia O’Hanlon

Next Sunday 12:00 – Margaret Fox 1st Anniv and DFM James and Sarah Fox – Joe McGrane MM



Saturday 19:30 – Mary and Patrick Ferguson and son Anthony

Next Saturday 19:30 – Pat Nash