Newsboard – 26/05/2019


Tel. 042    9334410 9333235

Our Priests: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr. Bernard Hughes


PARISH ENVELOPS; Your contribution last week towards upkeep of the Parish was:-

Kilcurry  €402.00 Castletown   €239.00  Faughart €139.00  Brid-a-chrinn €248.00   

Non  Envelopes €511.00.  Trocaire €2,717.00

FAUGHART LOURDES GROUP  returned home from Lourdes on Tuesday past. Masses were offered and candles lit for all your intentions. The following Volunanteers received awards for their dedication to our assisted Pilgrims, Rory Grant, 5 Year Certificate. Dympna Mackin, 10 Year Medal. Rosemary Curtis, 10 Year Medal. Mary Carthy, 15 Year Medal. Colm Mackin, 15 Year Medal. Sincere Thanks to all who helped also to Kilcurry Resource Centre staff.  Dates 2020 – 7th – 12th May

WELCOME INTO OUR COMMUNITY: Niall Christopher Thomas Mulligan who was baptised last weekend

CONGRATULATIONS: to Jamie Anderson and Lorna Cooper who were married  this weekend in Fatima

WE CONGRATULATE: the children from Scoil on Baiste who received their First Holy Communion on Saturday

  1. VINOD CAMINO: Sponsor Cards and envelopes for private donations are available in all sacristies . All monies raised will go towards parish funds. Thank you to everyone who has contributed so far. Fr. Vinod will be leaving on Monday 3rd June.

PARISH QUESTIONAIRE: Please return and if you have lost yours you can complete it on line or contact the Parochial House

BRIGID’S PRAYER MEETING – Tuesday 28th Parochial House at 7.15 pm All Welcome

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP: Monday, Tea evening at 7.00pm. No meeting on Monday    3rd June due to the bank holiday

IN TIMES OF NEED 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 087 252 0382.

YOGA CLASSES:  On Friday mornings at 9am. in Community Centre.

CRAFT EVENING – at 7.30pm on Tuesdays, join us for work, a chat and a cuppa

BLESSING 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 30thJune 7.30pm. Faughart – Friday 5th July 7.30pm. Please bring along your Holy Water.

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


Draw 17th May 2019. Jackpot €6,500. Numbers drawn 2, 21, 30, 32. No Jackpot winner 5 tickets to share €100. Aine Mc Guinness c/o Brian McGuiness, John McMahon c/o Martin McCourt, Irene Gorham c/o Players, Aileen Roe c/o Aidan Reilly, Padraig McGowan c/o Brian Grant.

CHURCH GATE COLLECTION in aid of The lrlsh cancer Society is on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd June.

SMA Family Fun Day takes place in Dromantine on Sunday 9th June , from 1.30pm to 6.00pm

Dromantine is situated 5 miles north of Newry  just off the Belfast duel carriageway


Masses for week beginning 26TH May

Saturday 10.30
Sunday 11.00 am Thomas and Elizabeth O’Hare and DFM, Christy and Margaret Farrell, Bernard Bessie and Briege McArdle, Maggie Casey, Margaret Peggy Kerr
Monday  9.00 am No Mass
Thursday  9.00 am No Mass
Saturday 10.30 am Tommy and Nellie Duffy
Next Sunday 11.00 am Patsy,Philomena and Kevin Rafferty and DFM, Thomas Reilly and DFM, Margaret Kearney (Anni) Malachy Begley (1st Anni)
Sunday  10.00am Gregory Duffy, Vera Maguire, Rosanne McCourt(MM)
Friday    7.30pm Jim McVeigh, Tommy Flood (Anni) Mary and Bernard Callaghan
Next Sunday  10.00am DFM of the Kilkenny, Garahy and Burke Families
Saturday   6.00 pm Frank and Margaret (Madge) Louth
Sunday 12.00 noon Jim and Phylis Mackin, Betty Hague, Michael Ward (1stAnni)
Monday  7.00 p.m. Benefactors of the parish
Tuesday 10.00 am
Wednesday 10.00 am
Thursday 10.00 am
Friday 10.00 am
Next Saturday  6.00 pm Francis Casey, Mattie McEvoy, Eugene Grant
Next Sunday 12.00 noon Patsy Mulholland
Saturday  7.30pm Annie, John and Sean Campbell and DFM, Jim Mc Fadden and DFM of the McFadden and Duffy Families
Next Saturday  7.30pm Jack and Margaret Fegan