Newsboard – 19/05/2019


Tel. 9334410 and 9333235

OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Bernard Hughes


Weekly Envelopes: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-   Castletown €233 Kilcurry €906.41 Brid-a-Chrin €259.56 Faughart   €116.38 Non Envelope Collection €760.00. Candleabra Castletown €95.00        

WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE of David Noone who died during the week,  May he rest in peace.

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

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

ST BRIGID’S PRAYER MEETING  on Tuesday 21st May  in the Parochial House at 7.15pm. All welcome.

BLESSINGS OF THE GRAVES   – Fatima (new) – Sunday 2nd June 7.30pm.

Fatima (old) – Thursday  6th June 7.30pm.  Urnai  – Thursday 13th June 7.30pm.  

Kilcurry  – Sunday 23rd June 7.30pm.  Brid-A-Crinn  Sunday 30th June 7.30pm

Faughart –  Friday 5th July 7.30pm. Please bring along your holy water.

TROCAIRE BOXES  please return.

PLIGRIMAGE 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  to Sunday 9th June 2019. Mass each evening at 7pm . Healing mass on Sunday 9th June at 7pm. This year our celebrant will be Fr. Oliver Stansfield I.C. Everyone welcome

IRISH CANCER SOCIETY  Church gate collection is on Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd of June 2019.

BREAVEMENT SUPPORT  in the Armagh Diocesan Pastoral Centre, the Magnet, The Demesne, Dundalk. .Thursday mornings 10.30am to 12.30pm. one to one bereavement support, no appointment necessary and no cost involved. Enquiries from south  042-9336393, from the north 0035342-9336393.

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP next meeting  up on Monday 20th May, Willie Cronin will give a display and talk on planting hanging baskets etc..


Sat May 25th , 11am – 12.30pm (€15) to book please call 087-6576996                                                                                                  FRENCH CLASSES WITH NATIVE SPEAKER   To book a place please contact Gladys 083-8227926

ROCHE EMMETS GFC  – Lotto 17th May ,  Jackpot was €6,500

ST VINCENT DE PAUL –     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.


KILCURRY TIDY TOWNS GROUP  we want to say a big thank you to the second class children from scoil Phadraig Naofa  for their great help in planting apple & plum trees in the Community Orchard beside the bottle bank. We really appreciate the help of Miss Vicki McArdle and the Children, They will be checking them regularly hoping to have fruit for lunch. Very well done boys & girls.



Sunday 11.00 a.m. Desmond Hughes, Jenny Muckian, Leo Gray,  DFM of the McGee & McCartney Families.
Monday No Mass
Thursday No Mass
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m.
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Thomas & Elizabeth O’Hare & DFM. Christy & Margaret Farrell. Bernard , Bessie & Briege McArdle. Maggie Casey. Margaret (Peggy) Kerr.  
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Tommy, Maura & Peter Dulligan.
Friday 7.30 p.m. Mary Daly. Mary & Bernard Callaghan. Baby Mark Reilly.
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. Gregory Duffy. Vera Maguire. Roseanne McCourt (Months Mind)
Saturday 6.00 p.m. Freddie & Molly Hearty.
Sunday 12 noon Maisie Mulholland.
Monday 7.00 p.m. Sp. Int.
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. Sp. Int.
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Sp. Int.
Thursday 10.00 a.m. Sp. Int.
Friday 10.00 a.m. Sp. Int.
Next Saturday 6.00 p.m. Frank & Margaret (Madge) Louth.
Next Sunday 12 noon Jim & Phylis Mackin. Betty Hague. Michael Ward (1st Ann).
Saturday  7.30 p.m. Kathleen Kane & Matthew Kane. Hugh, Mary & Brian Murphy. Seamus & Patsy Daugherty & DFM.
Next Saturday  7.30 p.m. Annie, John & Sean Campbell & DFM.Jim McFadden & DFM of the Duffy Family.