Newsboard – 21/07/2019


Tel. 9334410 and 9333235

OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Bernard Hughes   


Weekly Envelopes: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our  Parish:-  

Castletown  €240.00 Kilcurry   €453.00 Brid-a-Chrinn   €216.70 Faughart €155.00

     Non envelope collection €560.00  Donation for breakfast morning €40.00

Welcome into our Christian Community Erin Nicole O’Brien,  Conan Emmet Riordan,

Florence Una Smith, and Cillian Michael Bird who were baptised last weekend.

We pray for the happy repose of Johnny Moran, brother of Sr. Bernadine who died during  the week.

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.

Episcopal Ordination: We congratulate Fr. Michael Router who will be ordained as Auxiliary Bishop of the archdiocese of Armagh this weekend.

Scoil Beag Creche  Kilcurry Scoil Beag is looking to recruit a temporary cook to cover sick leave.  Hours of work are 8a.m. to 1p.m If you are interested in the position or wish to find out  more  information please call Catherine or Nicola on 0429329862.

Roche Emmets Lotto.  Draw results for 12th July –  Jackpot €7.300 – No winner

Numbers drawn 10,13,27,29.  Five people share €100. Lindsay Mills, Thomas McDonough, Catriona Hand, Isobel McGuinness and Frances Monaghan.  Next draw 19th July for a jackpot of €7,400.

Kilcury Tidy Towns Group:  Three rounds of judging in the Louth Looking Good awards began on July 10th and will continue until end of August.  Please keep the roadside area outside your property free from litter and always be careful if you are on the road.  Thank you

Family Camp Out: Camp out is on Friday 16th August  in Resource Centre.  There will be lots of games and activities for all the family, join us for a last holiday weekend.  Cost per family is €35 (includes BBQ tea on Friday and sausage breakfast on Saturday). Early booking is suggested as numbers are limited.  Contact 0876439546 to book a place.

Craft Evening at 7.30p.m. on Tuesdays,  join us for work, a chat and a cuppa.  All for €2

Social Dancing in the Resource Centre on Saturday 10th August,  music by Michael Mawhinney.  Dancing 9 p.m. to 12 midnight.  Supper will be served and all are welcome

Blessed Solanus Casey’s 2nd Feast Day takes place on the 30th of July and a mass will be celebrated  in St. Brigid’s Church, Kilcurry on Sunday 28th with blessing of 1st class relic,  all are welcome.

Sr. Briege McKenna will be at Knock Shrine on Monday 5th August,  Day of Intercession of  Prayer for Priests. Bus leaves he Friary Church at 7:45 a.m.  For details contact Phil on 0860638452.

Catholic Movie coming to cinemas in Dundalk in just a couple of weeks.  The name of the movie is Garabandal, Only God knows.   It is the first film to be made concerning the alleged Marian apparitions that took place in Garabandal , Spain in the 1960’s and has already been seen by more than 250,000 people worldwide.  The film will be showing in the Omniplex at Dundalk Retail Park at 6:30 p.m. on 26th 27th and 28th July. 


Masses for Week Beginning Saturday 20th July

Sunday 11.00 a.m. Maria Coburn – Hugh Curtis –  Annie Rogers
Monday 9.00 a.m. No Mass
Thursday 9.00 a.m. No Mass
Saturday 10.30 a.m.
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Fintan Conlon – John & Joan Reilly

Darragh Craven – Damien Rogers

Second feast day of Blessed Solanus Casey (Capuchin)

Sunday 10.00 a.m. Gerry Thompson
Friday 7.30 p.m. Briege Grant ( Anniversary)

Theresa Grant & Baby Fergus

Angela Murphy

Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. John & Nora McShane

Judith & Thomas Treanor & DFM (Drumbilla)

Saturday 6.00 p.m. Jimmy McGovern M.M.

Ann Dollard – Brendan Carthy

Sunday 12 noon Patsy Mulholland Jnr & DFM of Mulholland and Gartland

Families – Dick O’Rourke – Lawrence Morton

Michael & Brigid Mulligan and their son Patrick 

Monday 7.00 p.m. Benefactors of our Parish
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. Special Intention
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Special Intention
Thursday 10.00 a.m. Special Intention
Friday 10.00 a.m. Special Intention
Saturday 6.00 p.m.  Brian Sherry & DFM – Mary & Tom Casey

Robert & Patrick McGee – Benny & May O’Callaghan

Michael & Eileen Duffy 

Next Sunday 12 noon Peadar McEneaney – Sandra Hickey (5th Anniversary)
Saturday   7.30 p.m. Thomas Muldoon
Next Saturday   7.30 p.m.