Newsboard – 03/07/2022


OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Oliver Stansfield

Parish Website :  Facebook Page: Faughart Parish


WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish: – Castletown €319.00 Kilcurry €336.55

Brid-a-Chrin €135.73 Faughart €237.00 Non-Envelope Collection €527.00. Faughart Candelabra €180.00.

WE PARY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: John Mc Cann, may he rest in peace.

CONGRATULATIONS: To Maeve Campbell and Christopher Casey who were married recently in St. Brigid’ Church.

WELCOME INTO OUR COMMUNITY: Amirah May Murphy Rafferty and Charlie O’ Hare who were baptised recently.


Fr. Vinod will be walking the Camino, starting on the 10th August and he asks all Parishioners to support him by sponsoring him with whatever you can afford, even a small donation will be very welcome as the fund will grow if everybody helps.

Donations can be given at any of Churches, envelopes and sponsor cards will be provided in all Churches.  Thank you most sincerely for your support.

PATRICK’S MEDAL AWARD: May Rice has been our Sacristan in Brid-A-Crinn for over 41 years. Bishop Michael Router will be celebrating Mass to recognise this great achievement with a presentation of the St. Patrick’s Medal on Friday 8th July at 7.30pm in the Church of Most Holy Rosary. Tea and refreshments will be served in Roche Hall, all are Welcome.

NATIONAL PILGRAMAGE TO FAUGHART SHRINE: will take place on Sunday 3rd July at 3p.m. with the procession around the stream, Mass, anointing of the sick and blessing with the relic. Celebrant: Fr. John Fortune IC. All welcome.

S.V.D.P COLLECTION: At all Churches this weekend.

KILCURRY TIDY TOWNS: The judging in the national tidy town’s competition is running for the next several weeks. We ask that people keep outside their perimeter litter free and tidy please. It would be a great help to our efforts if this was done, and would be appreciated by our volunteers.

NORTH LOUTH HOSPICE: Vintage Tractor and Car Run on Sunday 10th July at 12pm starting at Roche Emmets GAA Club. It will take in Roche, Kilcurry and Faughart area approx. 10 mins.  Refreshments served in Kilcurry Resource Centre afterwards. Registration is €20 per vehicle and we need stewards to help out on the day with traffic control etc. Contact John on 0878153765.

LMFM RADIO MASS: will be recorded in St. Joseph’s Church, Castletown on Sunday 16th July at 6pm.




This bus operates on Fridays, picks up at your house and delivers you back home.  It is a great way to get to town and back with no looking for parking or charges the price is 2€ each way or 4€ return to Dundalk.  It is a great way to meet up with neighbours, get to appointments, have a coffee, or shop. Contact Brendan on 087 323 0048. Route includes Faughart, Kilcurry, Lurgankeel, Dungooley, Roche, Hacksballscross and Sheelagh. If anyone wishes to be picked up please phone 087 323 0048 and give your postcode to be collected.

CPR AND AED COURSE: in Kilcurry Community Centre.  On Thursday July 7th at 7pm to 9pm.

Free of charge. Limited spaces available and must be booked before attending. Book a place by contacting 083 899 6992.


Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Edward and Margaret O’ Hare (Roskeagh) Hugh O’ Hare; Brigid and Alice Reilly; John Mc Kevitt; Hugh Curtis.
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m.  
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Kathleen Hughes and D.F.M. Mark and Catherine Mark and Catherine Marmion and D.F.M. Patrick and Brigid Reilly and D.F.M.
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Nora Gernon (Anni) Niall Craven (BR)
Friday  7.30 p.m.  
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m.  
Saturday  6.00 p.m.  
Sunday 12 noon Willie and Nancy Parkin; James and Rosie Mellon.
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. Rose Myles (MM)
Sunday 12:00 noon Margaret and James Fox and D.F.M; Frank O’ Reilly; Michael, Rose, Michael Jnr, Richie Crosse and D.F.M of the Crosse and Bergin Families.
Saturday   7.30 p.m. Mary and Patrick Ferguson and their son Anthony
Next Saturday 7:30 pm Pat Nash and D.F.M.