Newsboard – 05/07/2020


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 €245.00 Kilcurry €231.00 Brid-a-Chrin €588.98 Faughart Shrine €110.00

WELCOME INTO OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Grace Bellew who was baptised recently.

We wish to thank all those who brought offertory collection envelopes and donations to the church each weekend these past weeks. Also, we thank those who were there to receive the envelopes. As we said, it is important that income continues to support the parish. Many thanks.


KILCURRY-  Friday 6.00pm and Saturday 11.00am.

CASTLETOWN – Saturday 4.45pm and Sunday 12.45pm.

***** UPDATED FROM PRINT VERSION  *****CONFIRMATION:  Our young people who were due to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation last April will now receive the Sacrament in three separate ceremonies. For the young people as follows

KILCURRY   : Saturday 12th September at 2.00pm in Kilcurry Church.

FATIMA: Saturday 19th September at 1.00pm in Castletown Church.

FAUGHART: Saturday 12th September at 12.00 noon in Kilcurry Church.

Please note that numbers to attend will be restricted.

LM/FM RADIO MASS :Will be recorded on Saturday 18th July at 6.00pm in St. Joesph’s Church, Castletown and will be broadcast on Sunday 19th July at  9.00am.


FIRST HOLY COMMUNION : Again for the children who should have received First Holy Communion last May the dates are now as follows:

KILCURRY & FAUGHART CHILDREN: Saturday 17th October at 12.00 noon in Kilcurry Church.

FATIMA CHILDREN: Saturday 10th October 12.00 noon in Castletown Church.

THANK YOU: to all those who, in the past weeks have prepared our churches so that we could open for Masses. Please do your best to observe recommendations given to us: sanitizing your hands on entering main doors only, seating capacity of 50 people only and leaving on the side entrance. Explanation on how to approach forHoly Communion will be given at Masses. Please receive on the hand only.

We welcome back those who read at Mass, Ministers of the word, our Ministers of the Eucharist, our choir and musicians.

If you have any news for our News Letter please bring it to the Parochial House before or on Thursdays. Thanks.


THANK YOU  to John Gartlan for streaming our 10.30am Mass each Sunday during Lockdown on Facebook, YouTube and in Kilcurry Church. Also Gráinne our Sacristan our reader Róisín and Rosemary and Anne for providing music. Our Sunday Mass in Kilcurry at 11.00am will continue to be streamed on Facebook, YouTube and


Lists for Ministers of the Eucharist and Word for Kilcurry and Fatima are available in the Sacristy.




Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Hugh Curtis, Owen Joe Woods (B’day Rem), Mary McBride, Edward & Margaret O’Hare (Roskeagh), Fabian McEntee, Brigid & Alice Reilly, Hugh O’Hare, John McKevitt, Kathleen Hughes.
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m. Maureen Winters, Donal McNally
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. JohnCraig (Anniv), Veronica Dalton (Anniv), Patrick & Lissie Coburn & DFM, Gertie McGeough (Barleyfield).
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Nora Gernon & Michael Gernon.
Friday  7.30 p.m.  
Next Sunday  10.00 a.m. Peter McShane (B’day Rem), Tom & Cissie Treanor, Jack, Minnie & Alice McArdle.
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Willie & Nancy Parkin.
Sunday 12 noon Michael, Rose, Micky & Richard Cross & DFM, John Byrne, Teresa Connolly (Months Mind)
Monday  7.00 p.m.  
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.  
Wednesday 10.00 a.m.  
Thursday 10.00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Saturday 6.00 p.m.  
Next Sunday 12 noon  
Saturday   7.30 p.m. Mary & Patrick Ferguson & Son Anthony.
Next Saturday   7.30 p.m.