Newsboard – 06/03/2022


Fr. Vinod Kurian     Fr. Oliver Stansfield

Phone: 0429334410

WEEKLY ENVELOPES:  Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:  Kilcurry: €476.00   Brid-a-Chrin: €235.36   Faughart: €220.00

Castletown: €488.70 . Non-Envelope: €442.00

WELCOME INTO OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY:  Seamus Patrick Fearon, Rian Pierce McStravick, Carly Mae Caldwell and Aria Elaine Toner Bradley who were baptised recently.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS:  Every Sunday at 5 pm in Faughart during Lent.

TROCAIRE BOXES:  are available in all churches. Please take one home.

WEEKLY ENVELOPES:Thank you for your continued support.  To those who pay by Direct Debit will you please give your envelope number or name as it not always easy connect.

MASSES: Please ensure that your masses are booked for this year as there were no masses on this time last year.

CALLING ALL PARISHIONERS: There will be a meeting for Parishioners on Monday 14th March in Kilcurry Community Centre at 7.30 p.m. to have a discussion about what the future needs of the Church are, from a lay person’s perspective.  Pope Francis’s is appealing to Catholics to make their opinions known at Parish level so that future decisions by the Church Hierarchy will reflect the views and needs of both lay people and clergy all of whom are the Church.  Please make a special effort to attend. There is a Questionnaire available in all Churches this weekend.  Please take one home and return it on the night.

  1. VINCENT DE PAUL COLLECTION: This weekend 5th and 6th March in all Churches. Thank you for your support.

YOGA CLASSES: Kilcurry Community Centre, starting Saturday 5th March at 10 a.m.  Cost is €60.00.  Booking is essential only twelve spaces available.

WALK WITH CHARLIE URNAI CHALLENGE: On Sunday 3rd April, 2022, registration and parking at DLK Fuels A91 VH75. Registration fee Adult €10 or family €20. Registration from 11am-12.30pm. Everyone welcome to support the charitable organisations.  Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association and Pieta.

CONNOLLY SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING  –  Jump’n’jig classes 5.30p.m. to 6.30 p.m on Thursdays in Kilcurry Community Centre.

COLLECTION FOR UKRAINE  –  The Dinny Casey Staff from Scoil Beag are organising a collection of help for the people of Ukraine.  We are asking for a donation of what you can spare for the collection. We are collecting clothing, dried food, nappies, baby formula, colouring books, sanitary products, toys for kids, first aid supplies, blankets, batteries etc.  Please take donations to the Dinny Casey Room in Kilcurry Community Centre from Monday, 7th March until Friday, 11th March.  All donations greatly appreciated.

LENTEN PRAYER GROUP  – You are invited to join the Lenten Prayer Group every Thursday during lent from 2.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. in St Joseph’s Church, Castletown starting on 3rd March.  The meetings will focus on the themes of the Sunday readings.  Everyone welcome.


Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Peter McKeown (Anniversary); Kathleen and George Coburn
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m.
Next Sunday 11.00a.m Michael Marmion (1st Anniversary);  Breige, Sylvester and Eamonn Carroll and Deceased Family of the McArdle family.  Lord Ballyedmond.
Sunday 10.00 a.m.  Patrick and Teresa Lennon and Deceased Family Members
Friday  7.30 p.m. Special Intention.  Patrick and Ita O’Callaghan and D.F.M.
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Brigid Regan, Betty Sands (Anniversary). Willie Treacy.
Saturday  6.00pm Jaden Casey and Jack Murden. Patsy Rogers (Birthday Remembrance)
Sunday 12 noon Tom and Joan Kinch, Siobhan Clarke (nee Kinch), Maureen Rajasingham (nee Kinch), Marian Sheridan
Monday  7.00 p.m. Daniel Martin; Alan McShane;  Kathleen Rooney (Anniversary)
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.
Wednesday 10.00 a.m.
Thursday 10.00 a.m.
Friday 10.00 a.m. Michael and Ellen Laverty
Saturday 6.00 p.m.  Megan O’Connor (Anniversary) Veronica Sheils (Anniversary); Frank and Maura Martin
 Sunday 12 noon Kathleen Duffy (Anniversary); John and Doris McArdle (nee Cunningham) and Gerry Cunningham
Saturday   7.30 p.m.
Next Saturday   7.30 p.m. Dennis McCreesh (Culloville), May Savage