Newsboard – 14/07/2019


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:    €458.00      Brid-a-Chrin     €227.44     Castletown:     €409.00        Faughart:   €142.00   Non-Envelope Collection:   €535.00    Breakfast Morning Donation  €25.00   Faughart Shrine:  €492.00  and  £46 stg

CONGRATULATIONS  to Brian McEneaney and Kelly Quinn who were married during the week.

CAMINO WALK:   A grand  total of €10,105 to Parish fund with a few more sponsor cards to be returned.  We thank each and every one who donated and those with outstanding cards please return as soon as possible.

THE THIRD HEALING MASS FOR HEALING AND COMFORT FOR everybody, but especially for those who have lost loved ones by suicide will be celebrated on Friday next, 19th July at 6.00 p.m. in St Joseph’s Church, Castletown by Fr T Griffin I.C.

THE EPISCOPAL ORDINATION of Fr Michael Router will take place on Sunday, 21st July at 3.00 p.m. in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh, with a meal afterwards in Armagh City Hotel at 6.00 p.m.  Each Parish has been allocated 4 tickets or Admission Cards for the above.  These Admission Cards will be distributed from the Parochial House only on a first come-first served basis.  Once they are gone  –  they are gone.

BLESSED SOLANUS CASEY’S 2ND Feast Day on the 30th July  –  a mass will be celebrated in St Brigid’s Church, Kilcurry on Sunday, 28th with blessing of 1st Class relic.  All Welcome.

SOCIAL DANCING in the Resource Centre on Saturday, 13th July.  Music by Solitaire.   Dancing from 9.00 p.m. to 12.00 a.m.  Supper will be served.  All welcome.

IRISH CANCER SOCIETY wish to thank everyone for their continued support of the Irish Cancer Society and wish to advise that €173.30 was collected at St Brigid’s Church.

SCOIL BEAG CRECHE, KILCURRY  is looking to recruit a temporary cook to cover sick leave.  Hours of work are 8.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.  If you are interested in the position or to find out more information please call Catherine or Nicola on 042 932 9862.

KILCURRY TIDY TOWNS GROUP  –  Three rounds of judging in the Louth Looking Good Awards 2019 began on 10th July and will continue until the end of August.  Please keep the roadside area opposite your property free from litter.  Always be careful on the road.  Thank you.

FAMILY CAMP OUT  –  Friday, 16th August.  Lots of games and activities for all the family.  Join us for a last holiday weekend.  Cost for the family is €35.00 (includes BBQ tea Friday and sausage breakfast on Saturday).  Early booking is suggested as numbers are limited.

ROCHE EMMETS LOTTO  –  Draw Results 28th June, 2019  –  Jackpot was €7,200.  No jackpot winner.  Numbers drawn were 5  7  10  17    Five people won €20 each:   Liam Campbell, Upper Faughart c/o Tommy McEvoy;  Lucy Bishop, Kilcurry c/o Dermot Craven;  White Sisters c/o B Gartlan (Kevin Callan);  Andrew Byrne, Newry Road c /o Cathal Byrne;  Brendan Quigley, Drumbilla c/o Evin Quigley.  Thank you all for supporting our lotto.  Next draw date 12th July.  Jackpot €7,300


CRAFT EVENING  –  at 7.30 p.m. on Tuesdays.  Join us for work, a chat and a cuppa.  All for €2.00.


Sunday 11.00 a.m. John Craig (Anniv);  Veronica Dalton (Anniv);  Patrick and Lizzie Coburn and Deceased Family Members.
Monday   No Mass
Thursday   No Mass
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m. Mary Muckian
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Marie Coburn;  Hugh Curtis;  Annie Rogers
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Peter McShane (Birthday Remembrance);  Tom and Cissie Treanor;  Jack, Minne and Alice McArdle
Friday  7.30 p.m. Paddy McKeown and Deceased Family Members
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. Gerry Thompson
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Johanna McGuinness and Deceased Family Members of the Cunningham and McGuinness Families;  Philomena Scanlon
Sunday 12 noon Margaret, James and Sarah Fox and Deceased Family Members;  Dr Frank O’Reilly
Monday  7.00 p.m. Patsy, Gerry, Paul and David Gartland
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. John Joe Gaffey (Anniv)
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Patricia O’Hanlon
Thursday 10.00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Saturday  6.00 p.m. Ann Dollard;  Brendan Carthy;  Jimmy McGovern (Month’s Mind)
Next Sunday 12 noon Patsy (Jnr) Mulholland and Deceased Family Members of the Gartland Family;  Michael and Bridget Mulligan and their son Patrick;  Lawrence Morton
Saturday   7.30 p.m. Pat Nash and Deceased Family Members
Next Saturday   7.30 p.m. Michael, Mary and Geariod O’Donnell;  Thomas Muldoon