Newsboard – 27/10/2019

   NEWSBOARD OF THE PARISH OF FAUGHART   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  €313.90 Kilcurry   €415.26 Brid-a-Chrinn   €199.15 Faughart €200

Non envelope collection €637.00

Welcome into our Christian Community Lewis Murden, Elsie Ann Duffy, Daniel John Begley and  Bonnie Dowdall who were baptised last weekend

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. Next week Sat 2nd and Sun 3rd November we will have our Church Gate collection

Scoil Beag Creche  Kilcurry need to recruit a CE Caretaker/Cleaner under the Community Employment Scheme for 19.5 hours per week.  The role will include routine maintenance and general cleaning duties. If interested please contact Catherine or Nicola on 042932986

Roche Emmets Pop Up Shop in the Long Walk Shopping Centre from 30th Oct to 2nd November in aid of Roche Emmets GAA.  Donations of clothes, shoes, books, toys and bric a brac.  Enquiries to Adele on 0879937799, Sinead on 0872660324, Denise on 0863736097 or Mary on 0878356444.

Craft Evening at 7.30p.m. on Tuesday in Kilcurry Resource Centre,  join us for work, a chat and a cuppa. All for €2

Social Dancing in the Resource Centre on Saturday 9th November,  music by Magic Moments.   Dancing 9 p.m. to 12 midnight.  Supper will be served and all are welcome.

Social Group meet up on Monday nights.  Monday 28th Oct there is no meeting due to the Bank  Holiday. Monday 4th there will be a sing song with Paul O’Callaghan, Seamus Ruddy and Brian Grant.

Bowls Club meet  up on Tuesday’s at 8p.m. in Resource Centre.  New members welcome.

Yoga Classes Wednesday night 7p.m. to 8:15p.m. and Friday morning 9a.m. to 10:15a.m.

Holy Day of Obligation: Friday 1st November mass will be celebrated in Kilcurry at 11a.m.

All Saints 10a.m. in Fatima, 11a.m. in Kilcurry and 7:30p.m. in Brid-a-Chrinn.

All Souls 10a.m. in Brid-a-Chrinn, 10:30a.m.  in Kilcurry and 6p.m. in Fatima.

Always in our Parish it has been a great tradition to “set aside” 9 Masses in the month of November to recall and pray for our deceased loved ones.  This year again           lists are available in all our Churches. 9 Masses will be dedicated to all parishioners, family and friends who you have included i

n your list.  Please collect your List from our Churches in the coming week and return before 1s November to be included in the Books of Remembrance.

Remembrance Mass:  Our remembrance Mass will take place on Sunday 24th November at 7p.m. in St. Brigid’s Church, Kilcurry for all those deceased parishioners in the past 12 months.  A family member will be required to bring a candle to the Altar as a symbol of light for their loved ones during Mass.  Light refreshments will be served in the Resource Centre. Please note Mass will take place  in Kilcurry on Monday and Thursday at 9a.m. for  the month of November.

Hospital Visits: if a parishioner wold like a hospital visit from the Priest please contact the Parochial House .

Confirmation and First Holy Communion 2020.  Confirmation 25th April – Kilcurry and Faughart First Holy Communion 16th May – Fatima First Holy Communion 23rd May

Bereavement Support One to one bereavement support on Thursday mornings 10;30 – 12:30p.m. no cost involved, in Armagh Diocesan Pastoral Centre, the Magnet, Demesne, Dundalk.  Enquiries 0429336393 10a.m. to 2p.m.

J.J. Willie 25/10 race night at the dogs, at the Stadium Saturday26th Oct. 7:30p.m. in aid of the Birches Alzheimers Day Care Centre.  Tickets €10 from Paul Mc Ardle on 0876660094