Newsboard – 31/07/2022

NEWSBOARD OF THE PARISH OF FAUGHART   Tel. 9334410 and 9333235

OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Oliver Stansfield


WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish: – Castletown: €339.47 Kilcurry: €383.30

Brid-a-Chrin: €180.87 Faughart: €353.40 Non-Envelope Collection: €725.00

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS: Next Friday, if any one would like a visit please contact the Parochial House.

PLEASE NOTE: No mass bank holiday Monday evening in St. Joseph’s.

WELCOME INTO OUR COMMUNITY:  Cillian John Murphy who was 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.

S.V.D.P Collection next weekend 6th and 7th August, please give what you can. Thank you.


Fr. Vinod will be walking the Camino Primitivo from Oviedo to Satiago de Compostela (walking 320 km approximately in 13 days) 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 to everyone who has donated so far and please keep the donations coming.


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.


Fintan Conlon (Anni) Darragh Craven; Peter, Aileen, Mary Mc Ardle and D.F.M.
Next Saturday 10.30 a.m.  
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Kathleen and Desmond O’ Hare (Roskeagh) John and Rosanne Rafferty; Rose Martin; Margaret Mc Namee; John and Joan Reilly.




Sunday 10.00 a.m. John and Nora Mc Shane and D.F.M.
Friday  7.30 p.m.  
Next Sunday  10.00 a.m. Peter, Tommy and Maura Dullaghan; Peter and Katie Kavanagh and DFM; Niall Craven 2nd Anni


Saturday  6.00 p.m. Brian Sherry and DFM; Christopher Mc Quillian.
Sunday 12 noon  
Monday  7.00 p.m. NO MASS
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. Benny and May O’ Callaghan and D.F.M
Wednesday 10.00 a.m.  
Thursday 10:00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Saturday 6.00 p.m. Pat Murphy (MM) Brigid, Edward and Noel Hoey; Patricia and Paddy Ellis; Paddy and Eileen Leavy; Margaret Bishop (BR)
Sunday 12:00 noon Farrell, Philomena and Thomas Scanlon.


Saturday 7.30pm John and James Quinn and DFM
Next Saturday 7:30 pm Henry Dooley and D.F.M; Josie Mc Conville.