Newsboard – 02/06/2019


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  €345.60 Kilcurry   €372.60 Brid-a-Chrinn    €266.55 Faughart €234.20

                                                Non envelope collection €647

Blessing of Graves 2019

Fatima (New) Sunday 2nd June 7:30p.m.
Fatima (Old) Thursday 6th June 7:30p.m.
Urnai Thursday 13th June 7:30p.m.
Kane Tuesday 18th June 7:30p.m.
Kilcurry Sunday 23rd June 7:30p.m.
Brid-a-Crinn Sunday 30th June 7:30p.m.
Faughart Friday 5th July 7:30p.m.

Welcome into our Christian Community Ronan James Ward and Maya Louise Casey who  were baptised last weekend.

We pray for the happy repose of Bridie Stewart nee O’Hare who died during the week, may she rest in peace.

First Friday Calls next week if you would like a visit please contact the Parochial House.

LMFM recording of the mass in St. Joseph’s on Saturday 13th July at 6p.m. and will  be broadcast on Sunday morning at 9a.m

Parish Breakfast Morning takes place on Sunday morning 30th June in Kilcurry Resource Centre, all welcome.

Annual Pilgrimage to Faughart Shrine  will take place on Sunday 7th July at 3p.m. with procession around the stream, mass, anointing of the sick and blessing with the relic.  Fr. Malachy Conlon P.P. will be celebrating the mass.

Fr. Vinod Camino:  Fr. Vinod will this week from the 4th to 12th June be walking the Camino and all the money collected by sponsorship and private donations will go to Parish Funds and the painting of Holy Rosary Church, Brid-a-Chrinn.  If you have sponsorship cards we ask you please to return them (with money) to the Parochial House or Sacristy within the next 2 weeks, also any private donations. We still have envelopes in the Sacristies for private donations.  Many thanks. We ask the Lord to be with Fr. Vinod on his Camino journey.

Faughart Social Group no meeting on Monday 3rd June due to the bank holiday.  On Monday 10th there will be yoga with Sheila at 7:30p.m. and on Monday 17th well- being with Rose Lavery at 7:30p.m.

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 0872520382.

Social Dancing in Kilcurry Resource Centre on Saturday 8th June dancing to Curtis Magee from 9p.m. to 12 midnight.  Supper will be served, all welcome.

Craft evening on Tuesdays at 7:30p.m.  Join us for work, a chat and a cuppa.

Irish Dancing Classes on Thursdays from 5p.m. to 6p.m.   All welcome.

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje on 20th June for 7 nights – cost €695, Spiritual Advisor Fr. Paul Montague, Tallanstown Parish.  Phone James on 0872202173

Absolute Beginners Writing Workshop (Adults all ages) Spaces are limited.  To book a place please call 0876576996.

Scoil Phadraig Naofa Green Flag Committee is running a clothes recycling day on Friday 7th June.  We accept clean clothes, curtains duvet covers (not duves or pillows) towels, linens and shoes.  Bags can be left into Kilcury School on Friday morning from 8:15a.m. until 10a.m. Telephone 0429339310.

Do you want to learn more about your faith – information leaflets available in all churches.

Roche Emmets G.F.C. Lottery Numbers drawn 3,12,20, and 31.  No Jackpot winner, next draw takes place on 31st May.  Jackpot €6,700.

Masses for Week Beginning Saturday 1st June

Sunday 11.00 a.m. Patsy, Philomena & Kevin Rafferty & DFM

Thomas Reilly & DFM-Margaret  Kearney

Malachy Begley 1st Ann

Monday 9.00 a.m. No Mass
Thursday 9.00 a.m. No Mass
Saturday 10.30 a.m. Patrick & Elizabeth Lennon
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Fergal, Francis & Frank Haughey

John & Susan Quinn & DFM

Sunday 10.00 a.m. DFM of Kilkenny, Garahy & Burke Families
Friday 7.30 p.m. Alan Farrelly & Fiona Patterson Farrelly

Michael & Bridie Farrelly & Michael Jnr

Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. Vera Maguire – Geraldine, Samantha & Stephen Lynch
Saturday 6.00 p.m. Francis Casey – Matty McEvoy

Eugene Grant

Sunday 12 noon Patsy Mulholland
Monday 7.00 p.m. Benefactors of our Parish

Oliver Hand & DFM

Tuesday 10.00 a.m.
Wednesday 10.00 a.m.
Thursday 10.00 a.m.
Friday 10.00 a.m.
Saturday 6.00 p.m. Stephen Monaghan – Patrick Crilly
Next Sunday 12 noon William & Bridget Keenan
Saturday  7.30 p.m. Jack & Margaret Fegan
Next Saturday  7.30 p.m. Eileen & Martin Molloy


There have been a number of attempted robberies in the Parish recently. Please be careful and call the Gardaí on 042 9335577 if you have any concerns.