Newsboard – 08/12/2019

   NEWSBOARD OF THE PARISH OF FAUGHART   Tel. 9334410 and 9333235

OUR PRIESTS Fr. Vinod & Fr. Hughes 



Weekly collection towards running and upkeep of the Parish was:- 

Brid-a-Chrinn    €187.90 Castletown    €250.77 Faughart €171

Kilcurry     €390.12 Non envelope collection    €637

Patrician Meeting to be held on Tuesday 10th December a 7:30p.m. in the Rugby Club.

Topic for discussion is ‘youth in the Catholic Church’

Holy Day of Obligation Monday 9th December – Immaculate conception of our Lady.  Mass in Kilcurry 11a.m. and St. Joseph’s at 7p.m.

Sacrament of Confession This year we will be joining the clustering Parishes of Dromintee, Forkhill an Faughart at St. Oliver Plunkett’s Church, Forkhill on Thursday 19th December at 7:30p.m.   All welcome.

Poinsettas in remembrance of our loved ones at Christmas time.  Please leave on the Altar of your church.

Parish Tax Relief Form:  Just a few not returned.  Please return as soon as possible as the deadline is approaching.

Candlelight Christmas Tree:  This year  we are having a candlelight Christmas tree in St. Brigid’s Church on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in remembrance of our loved ones.  The tree will be in the Church next weekend and candles will be provided. Please take one and place it on the tree.



St. Joseph’s  Fatima 6:00 p. m.
Holy Rosary Brid-a-Chrinn 6:30 p.m.
Faughart Shrine 7:30 p.m.
St. Brigid’s Kilcurry 8:00.m.



Holy Rosary Brid-a-Chrinn 10.00a.m.
St. Brigid’s Kilcury 11:00a.m.
St. Joseph’s Fatima 12 noon


We wish you all a Christmas and New Year of  love, peace and joy.


Bereavement Support confidentiality assured and no  appointment necessary (no cost involved) Thursday mornings 10:30 – 12 noon in Armagh  Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Demesne, Dundalk Enquiries on 0429336393.

Christmas Fund Raising Coffee Morning in Diocesan Pastoral Centre, The Magnet, Dundalk on Monday 16th December from 10a.m.  to 1p.m. Proceeds in aid of  Bereavement  and Counselling Support for adults and children.

Crowne Plaza Hotel the opportunity to give blood will arise onMonday 16th Dec and Tuesday 17th Dec from 4:30p.m. to 8p.m.  Clan Na nGael Centre on Wednesday 18th Dec and Thursday 19th Dec 4:30p.m. to 8 p.m. 


Masses for Week Beginning Saturday 7th December

Sunday 11.00 a.m. Patrick O’Hanlon – Paddy & Una Cunningham

Joe McBride – Larry O’Hanlon & DFM of the O’Hanlon & Marmion families

Monday 11.00 a.m. Feast of The Immaculate Conception
Saturday 10.30 a.m. Francie Kirk  & DFM – Sean & Margaret Craven & DFM – Peter & Elizabeth Fegan
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Johnny Gartlan – James & Mark Reilly

Paddy & Una Cunningham

Sunday 10.00 a.m. DFM of the McMahon family
Friday   7.30 p.m. Lucy McKenna – Beatrice Myers

Leo & Sadie Cumiskey & DFM

Paddy McKeown & DFM

Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. May Tracey & DFM of the Tracey & O’Toole families
Saturday 6.00 p.m. Joseph & Mary, Patrick & Patricia Eaton  
Sunday 12 noon Sam Keating & DFM – Paddy & May Casey

Cyril & Phyllis Hoey & DFM

Martina Agnew – May & Vinnie (Vincent)Muckian

Monday 7.00 p.m. Maura, Paul,, Olive & Elaine Martin & DFM of Martin & Duffy families
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. Special Intention
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Patrick, Kitty & Michael Tuite 

James & Nan Wynne

Thursday 10.00 a.m.
Friday 10.00 a.m.
Saturday   6.00 p.m.  Benny & Peggy McConnon – Josephine McGee

Mary McAreavey – Nora Monaghan 1st Ann

Michael & Kathleen O’Connor

Hugh, Bridget and Tom Hanratty

Next Sunday 12 noon Cyril Shannon M.M. – Tom Fisher 

Margaret McCourt – Stella & John Boyle

Janie Gaskin – Maureen Rajasingam

Raymond Kelly

Saturday   7.30 p.m. Charlie & Margaret Heeney

John & Vera McArdle – Aidan Twohy

Next Saturday   7.30 p.m. Hugh, Mary & Brian Murphy & DFM

DFM of the McCrink family