Newsboard – 24/07/2022


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OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Oliver Stansfield


WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish: – Castletown: €160.00  Kilcurry: €446.20

Brid-a-Chrin: €243.15 Faughart: €236.00 Non-Envelope Collection: €435.00.


WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF:  Kathleen Shannon and John Joe Brennan who died recently.  May they rest in peace.

WELCOME INTO OUR COMMUNITY:  Kyler Michael Smyth Mc Shane and Eimile Brigid Mc Nally who were baptised recently.

FATIMA 70 CELEBRATION:  Monday 1st August 10am Mass in St. Joseph’s Church, Castletown.  There will be a presentation made after mass at 11 am to the longstanding and original members of Fatima as part of the Fatima 70. Mass will be celebrated by Fr. John Mc Ardle originally from Fatima.  All welcome.

FEAST DAY OF BLESSED SOLANUS CASEY: Mass will be celebrated on Saturday 30th July at St. Brigid’s, Kilcurry, Blessing of 1st Class Relic. All welcome.


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.


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 free for all who hold a free travel pass or 4€ return to Dundalk for anyone who has no free travel pass.   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.

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.

TRIP TO KNOCK SHRINE: Bus from Friary Church, Dundalk to Knock Shrine on Monday 1st August. For day of prayer for Priests with Sr. Briege. For bus details call Phil on 086-0638452.

FIT KIDS SUMMER CAMP: In Kilcurry Community Centre. 4 to 8-year olds. August 2nd to 4th. €50 per child, 10am to 2pm. To book call or text Niall on 087-6724411.


Sunday 11.00 a.m.


John Mc Cann (MM) Damien Rogers; Patrick, Alice and Kathleen Hynes and D.F.M; Joseph and Brigid Coburn and DFM; Marie Coburn. Olive O’Connor.
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m. Feast Day Mass- Blessed Solanus Casey
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Fintan Conlon (MM) Darragh Craven; Peter, Aileen, Mary Mc Ardle and D.F.M.


Sunday 10.00 a.m. Gerard Thompson and D.F.M. Judith and Thomas Treanor and D.F.M Drumbilla, Mc Allister family Drumbilla and Powell family.


Friday  7.30 p.m. Teresa and Fergus Grant, Angela Murphy, Briege Grand, Maurie Grant U.S.A and

Family Members.

Next Sunday  10.00 a.m. John and Nora Mc Shane and D.F.M.


Saturday  6.00 p.m. Brendan Carthy
Sunday 12 noon Michael and Bridget Mulligan and their son Patrick Mulligan.
Monday  7.00 p.m. Paul, Maura their daughters Olive, Bridge, Elaine and Majella and all the DFM of the Martin Family.
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. Brian Sherry and DFM; Christopher Mc Quillian.
Sunday 12:00 noon  


Saturday 7.30pm Paddy and Maggie Tiernan; Miceal, Mary and Geariod O’ Donnell; Thomas Muldoon.
Next Saturday 7:30 pm John and James Quinn and D.F.M.