Newsboard – 05/02/2023


OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian,   Fr. Oliver Stansfield  Deacon George Kingsnorth



WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-

Castletown  €231.30  Kilcurry €531.47

Brid-a-Chrin  €295.60   Faughart  €201.60   Non-Envelope €830.00


WELCOME INTO OUR COMMUNITY: Sean Patrick Rogers, Taylor Esme Tuite, Cole Anthony Rafferty, and Senan McMahon who were baptised recently

WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Ann Stewart, John Garland and Anne Rafferty. May they rest in peace.

THANKS : To everyone who helped out at St. Brigid’s Shrine for the Triduum and Candlelight Procession.


ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES: Tue 23rd May to Sun 28th May. The Faughart Lourdes Committee are now taking bookings, those wishing to travel to Lourdes may contact any member of the Lourdes Committee. Youth from the parish are also invited to travel where they will also take part in helping with our assisted pilgrims. Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 27th February. Committee meeting on Tuesday night @ 8pm in Parochial House.

SVDP COLLECTION: Collecting at all churches this weekend.

FIRST NATIONAL HOLIDAY TO St. BRIGID: Cllr John Reilly has organised the Dundalk Municipal Council meeting to take place in Kilcurry Resource Centre on Tuesday 7th Feb. All are welcome to attend after the meeting at approx. 6:00pm for some light refreshments and a little music to celebrate Faughart Parish being the birthplace of St. Brigid.


MUSICAL THEATRE NIGHT 24th FEB: EJ Dunne from Kilcurry, and his very talented friends aged 15-23 are putting on their own musical theatre concert in Kilcurry Community Centre on Friday 24th Feb. Tickets €10 each. All proceeds are going to North Louth Hospice. Tickets available at the door on the night or contact Sharon on 086 8822422 for any more info. This promises to be a great night. Might be a lovely Valentine’s gift.




Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Ann Mee (Anni), Moira Murphy, Eileen McGee and DFM of McGee & McCartney families, Nancy McNamee (1sy Ann) & Hugh McNamee and DFM of the McEvoy family
Next Sat. 10.30 a.m.  
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m.  JP Murtagh, Roscommon, (1st Ann)
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Eddie Gogarty (MM), John Maguire, Larry, Roseanne & Gerry Muckian
Friday  7.30 p.m.  
Next Sunday  10.00 .m. John Maguire (Ann), Gerry and his parents Roseanne & Laurence Muckian (Ann)
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Eva Hamill (MM), DFM of the Harrison family, Olive Morton & Una Younger (Ann), Michael & Alice Farrell & DFM, Bridie McGivern (6th Ann).
Sunday 12 noon Pat & Rose Brennan and DFM, Michael Bent (Ann), Ann Finnegan (Ann).
Monday  7.00 p.m. No Mass
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.  
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Anna McShane (Ann)
Thursday 10:00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Saturday 6.00 p.m. Michael & Alice Farrell & DFM
Sunday 12:00 noon Billie Clarke (MM), James Baxter, Mill Road. Aileen Hearty, Laurence & Kathleen Cunningham (Ann), Kathleen Kelly (BR), Lydia White
Saturday   7.30 p.m.  
Next Saturday 7:30 pm .Pat Murphy & DFM, John, Vera, Dermot & Alan McArdle, Aidan Touhy & DFM of the McArdle and Cathcart families