Newsboard – 12/05/2019


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:      €461.00 Brid-a-Chrin     €446.37 Castletown:  €426.00 Faughart: €169.80    Non-Envelope Collection: €695.00

WE CONGRATULATE the children from Kilcurry and Faughart Schools who received their First Holy Communion on Saturday.

WELCOME into our Christian community Kayla Rose McCourt and Tian Elizabeth Bergin who were baptised  last weekend.

FR VINOD CAMINO Sponsor cards are available in all Sacristies.  All money raised will go towards parish funds. Thank you to everyone who has contributed so far.

PARISH PASTORAL MEETING  – Monday, 13th at 7.30 p.m. in the Parochial House.

MASS  – A mass for healing and comfort will be celebrated for all, but especially for those who have lost loved ones by suicide.  The sacraments of confession and anointing of the sick will also be available for those who need them. The celebrant is Fr Tom Griffin IC.   The mass is in St Joseph’s Church, Castletown at 6.00 p.m. on the 17th May.

ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK day trip.  Bus to Knock on Trinity Sunday, 26th May.  We invite all Parishioners, the Confirmation Children and their parents to join us on the pilgrimage.  Please contact the parochial house to put your name down. Cost will depend on number going.

PATRICIAN MEETING  – Tuesday, 14th May, 2019 at Rugby Club at 7.30 p.m.  Topic for discussion “Don’t Dare Interfere with Another’s Belief”.

DATE FOR YOUR DIARY  – Parish Breakfast Morning on Sunday, 30th June, 2019.  Come and enjoy a hearty breakfast with family and friends.

PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE on 20th June for 7 nights.  Cost €695. Spiritual Advisor Fr Paul Montague, Tallanstown Parish.  Phone James on 087 2202173

ANNUAL NOVENA IN HONOUR OF ST JUDE  – From Saturday, 1st June, 2019 to Sunday, 9th June, 2019.  Mass each evening at 7.00 p.m.  Healing mass on Sunday, 9th June at 7.00 p.m. This year our celebrant will be Fr Oliver Stansfield I.C.  Everyone welcome.

ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRAMAGE TO LOURDES  – 16th to 21st May.  Departs next Thursday, 16th May.  All those travelling please check in at Kilcurry Resource Centre at 10.30 a.m.  Fr Vinod I.C. P.P. is leading our group of Pilgrims and Volunteer Workers. We wish to convey our thanks to one and all for your continued support and be assured of our masses, candles and prayers while on pilgrimage.  Fund Raising Coffee Morning on Sunday, 12th May with Annual Raffle.  We look forward to your support

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP  – Are having Bingo on Monday night at 7.30 p.m.

SOCIAL DANCING in the Resource Centre on Saturday, 11th May.  Music by Twice Shy.  Dancing from 9.00 p.m. to 12.00 a.m.  Supper will be served. All welcome.

FRENCH CLASSES WITH THE NATIVE SPEAKER  to book a place please contact Gladys on 083 822 7926.

CRAFT EVENING at 7.30 p.m. on Tuesdays.  Join us with a chat and a cuppa.

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS WRITING WORKSHOP (for adults, all ages)  Dates “Saturday, 18th May 11.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.(€15) and Saturday, 25th May 11.00 am. to 12.30 p.m. (€15)  Spaces are limited. To book please call 087 657 6996


ROCHE EMMETS GFC  – Lotto  – No winner of Friday night’s lotto jackpot of €6.400. Numbers drawn were 1 – 4 – 8 – 32.    Five people won €20 each. Finn Savagec/o Eugene Marmion; Yvonne O’Callaghan, c/o S Kirk; Dolores McKeever, Fatima;  Kevin Quigley, Ballinful; E O’Callaghan, Rathduff Thank you all for supporting our lotto. Next draw date 17th May.  Jackpot €6,500.

CUPAN TAE  – Our next Cupan Tae is on Tuesday, 14th May, 2019.  Why not come along and join us downstairs in the Roche Clubrooms.  10.30 a.m. to 12.00 noon. All are welcome.


Sunday 11.00 a.m.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Patrick and Bridie Sheils and Deceased Family Members. Robert McKay (Anniversary);  Patrick and Brigid Mackin and Deceased Family Members; Kathleen Dunne
Monday No Mass
Thursday No Mass
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m. Derek Curphy;  George and Margaret Murphy
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Desmond Hughes;  Jenny Muckian; Leo Gray;  Deceased Members of the McGee and McCartney families
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Maura Brett;  Fidelma Conway (Month’s Mind and Burial of Ashes
Friday 7.30 p.m. James, Agnes and Pat Garvey
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. Tommy, Maura and Peter Dullighan
Saturday 6.00 p.m. Margaret and Edward McGuire and Deceased Family Members;  Peadar Quinn; Gerard (Sparkey) Clarke (1st Anniversary);  Deceased Family Members of the Thompson and McKevitt Families.
Sunday 12 noon Thomas and Catherine Moore;  Larry O’Rourke; Farrell and Thomas Scanlon (Birthday Remembrance)
Monday 7.00 p.m.
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Louis Hoey;  Kevin Dooley
Thursday 10.00 a.m. Hugh Malone
Friday 10.00 a.m.
Next Saturday 6.00 p.m. Frank and Margaret (Madge) Louth;  Freddie and Molly Hearty
Next Sunday 12 noon Maisie Mulholland
Saturday  7.30 p.m. Carmel McGeough;  Edward and Elizabeth Oakes
Next Saturday  7.30 p.m. Kathleen Kane and Mathew Kane;  Hugh, Mary and Brian Murphy; Seamus and Patsy Daugherty and Deceased Family Members