Newsboard – 17/02/2019


Tel. 9334410 and 9333235

OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Bernard Hughes


Weekly Envelopes: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-   Kilcurry:      €445.00       Brid-a-Chrin     €319.60            Castletown:     €225.93         Faughart:   €138.00   Castletown Candelabra:   €100.00   Non-Envelope Collection:   €520.00

28TH DIVINE MERCY CONFERENCE IN RDS DUBLIN  –  on Saturday, 24th February, 2019, Moleys bus leaves Friary Church, Dundalk.  For details please call Phil at

086 0638452

ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES  –  Thursday, 16th May – Tuesday, 21st May.  Applications being received for travel.  Information from Fr Vinod/Fr Bernard or any committee member.  Cost €750, including return bus from Kilcurry Resource Centre to Airport.  Committee meeting on Tuesday night 8.00 p.m. in Parochial House.


Recycling day on Friday, 1st March, 2019.  We accept clean clothes, curtains, and duvet

Covers (not duvets or pillows) towels, linens and shoes.  Bags can be left into

Kilcurry School on Friday morning from 8.15 until 10.00 a.m.  Telephone:  042 9339310

KILCURRY TIDY TOWNS GROUP  –  Meeting on Wednesday, 20th February at

8.00 p.m.

HERITAGE COUNCIL  –  are seeking applications from community groups under their “Adopt a Monument” heading.    Pick a monument in your area for you to research and they will help with mentoring and funding.  Contact:    Closing date for applications is 28th February, 2019.

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP  –  continue with our varied programme.    Library Information on Monday, 18th February at 7.30 p.m. and Tea Evening on 25th February, 2019 at 7.00 p.m.

DIETITIAN LED XPERT COURSE for Type 2 Diabetes will be starting in the Armagh Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Dundalk, on Wednesday, 27th February, 2019.  This is a free course and runs for six weeks.  If you are interested in attending please contact Ger Nolan on 041-6850675 for more information.

SOCIAL DANCING  –  in the Resource Centre.   March has two dances.  On Saturday, 9th March dancing to Michael Mawhinney and on 23rd March music by Declan Aungier.  Dancing from 9.00 p.m. to 12.00 a.m.   Supper will be served.  All welcome.

CHURCH GATE COLLECTION  –  on Saturday evening the 23rd February and Sunday, 24th February, 2019 at all Churches in the Parish for Dundalk Social Service Council  –  for our Meals on Wheels organisation.

FRENCH CLASSES WITH THE NATIVE SPEAKER  –  Leaving Certificate French workshops:  6.00 to 7.00 p.m.  Tuesdays/Fridays.   If you want to learn French for your holidays or other reason.  Beginners class Tuesday/Friday 11.00 a.m. to 12 noon and Tuesday/Friday 7.15 to 8.15 p.m.  Intermediate Class Tuesday/Friday 12.15 to 1.15 p.m. and Tuesday 8.30 to 9.15 p.m.  To book a place please contact Gladys on 083 822 7926.

YOGA CLASSES  –  Wednesday evenings  7.00 to 8.15 p.m.  Friday mornings 9.00 a.m. to 10.15 a.m.   If you have dropped the kids to school join us for our class.

IRISH DANCING CLASSES on Thursdays from 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.  All welcome.




Sunday 11.00 a.m. Joe McNamee;  Jim Goss (Month’s Mind);  Joseph and Brigid Coburn and Deceased Family Members
Monday 9.00 a.m. No Mass
Thursday 9.00 a.m. No Mass
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m. Tom Craig;  Bridie Craig;  Mary Finnegan
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Michael Norton
Sunday 10.00 a.m.  
Friday  7.30 p.m. Nicholas and Rose McElroy;  Sally Green (Birthday Remembrance)
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. Charles and Ethel Moore and Deceased Family Members
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Owen and Margaret McMahon;  Justin and Margaret Murnaghan;  Molly and Paddy Dowdall;  Denise Casey (1st Anniversary) and Jenna, Jayden Casey. Lydia White;  Katie and Owen Watters
Sunday 12 noon Roisin Travers;  Lawrence and Kathleen Cunningham and Kathleen Kelly;  Denise Casey and Jenna and Jayden Murden-Casey
Monday  7.00 p.m.  
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. Mary Bishop (Birthday Remembrance);  Brother Kevin Deane (25th Anniversary)
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Monina Matthews
Thursday 10.00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Saturday  6.00 p.m. Elizabeth Mortan;  Thomas O’Connor;  Pa and May Kerley and Deceased Family Members;  Jenna and Jayden Murden-Casey;  Jack Murden
Next Sunday 12 noon  
Saturday   7.30 p.m. Pat Murphy
Next Saturday   7.30 p.m. Liam, Frank and Brigid Bergin and Deceased Family Members;  Sadie and Dessie Malone