Newsboard – 07/04/2019


Tel. 9334410 and 9333235

OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Bernard Hughes


Weekly Envelopes: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-   Castletown €582.50 Kilcurry €407.20 Brid-a-Chrin €215.67 Faughart    €253 Non Envelope Collection €510.00. Candleabra Faughart €205.00

WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE of Elaine Travers (nee Martin) and Noeleen Moore . May they rest in peace.

WE WELCOME INTO OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY Astor Diaz and Sean Ekundyo who were baptised during the week.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS  Faughart Shrine 5pm for Lent

PARISH  PASTORAL COUNCIL MEETING  at 7.30pm on Monday in the Parochial House.

ST BRIGID’S PRAYER MEETING  on Tuesday 9th April in the Parochial House at 7.15pm. All welcome.

FAUGHART LOURDES INVALID COMMITTEE cake sale on Sunday 12th May, with raffle for luxury hampers. Draw Cards now in circulation. Balance of fares due.

CONGRATULATIONS   to the Children who were confirmed on Saturday. Special thanks to the Parents, Teachers, Musician ,Choir, Sacristan, Altar Servers, Cleaners, Decorators of the Church and anyone who helped in any way to make this a special day. Thank you.

A DIGITAL VERSION of the Parish Questionnaire is available on the Parish Website  Please feel free to fill in the Questionnaire on the website.

TIDY TOWNS GROUP   thanks to all those who took part in the Spring clean last weekend. A number of roads which were not tackled at all. We have a small committee and tend to spread out to help others who contact us to pick up litter in and around their own area. Our early Easter Coffee morning is arranged for Sunday 14th April in Kilcurry Community Centre. We would really appreciate all donations, whether it be baked goodies or raffle prizes. Anyone willing to help out on the day, pouring tea, selling raffle tickets or joining us for a really nice cuppa would be made most welcome.  Meeting on Monday 8th April at 8pm all welcome.

LEGION OF MARY    Patrician meeting to explore Purgatory and who is in it ?

In the Rugby Club on Tuesday 9th April at 7.30pm, all are welcome.

 FRENCH CLASSES WITH NATIVE SPEAKER   Begin Friday 5th April 12.15pm    – 1.15pm. To book a place please contact Gladys 083-8227926

ROCHE EMMETS GFC first men’s team play against Naomh Malachi on 7th April at 3pm. Roche beat Na Piarsaigh in the first game of the League on 2nd April. Well done lads.

YOGA CLASSES due to a Family bereavement the yoga classes have been cancelled until Wednesday 10th April.

EASTER CAMP – in Roche grounds 23rd to 26th April,  10am to 2pm. 6-12 years of age. For forms ring  – 087-9114039

CUPAN TAE  – in Roche Clubrooms this coming Tuesday 9th April 10.30am to 12 noon. All welcome.

SOCIAL DANCING   in the Resource Centre  on Sat 13th April dancing to Unity.  Dancing from 9pm –12am. Supper will be served. All welcome.


Sunday 11.00 a.m. Brigid and Jimmy Rafferty & DFM, Noel Nash, Thomas and Rose Finnegan, Eileen, James and Jim McEvoy
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m.
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Peter Finnegan, Peter Murray & DFM, KathleenDunne, Dinny Casey, Michael Nash
Sunday 10.00 a.m.
Friday 7.30 p.m. Ben Flynn, Owenie Kirk, Molly Waters.
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. John and Kathleen Thornton, Kevin Campbell, Special Intention.
Saturday 6.00 p.m. Michael and Alan McShane, Annie and Robert Eccles & DFM, Matt, Ellen and John Keenan.  
Sunday 12 noon May and Gerry Sherry, Sean and Mary Holland and DFM
Monday 7.00 p.m. Benefactors of the Parish,  Edward Campbell 1st Ann
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Barney McShane
Thursday 10.00 a.m.
Friday 10.00 a.m. Michael and Annie King.
Next Saturday 6.00 p.m. Thomas O’Connor, Mary Catherine McGee, Ned and Kate Doherty and their Daughter Brenda Doherty, Peggy and Benny McConnon BR
Next Sunday 12 noon Ann McArdle
Saturday  7.30 p.m. Francis Gribben, Jack and Philomena McMahon, Paul & Lillian Mulkerns & DFM
Next Saturday  7.30 p.m. Peter and May Byrne & DFM, Ellen Hughes & DFM