Newsboard – 26/02/2023


OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr Oliver Stansfield

Deacon George Kingsnorth



WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-  Castletown  €208.00 Kilcurry €388.24

Brid-a-Chrin  €118.35   Faughart  €249.00   Non-Envelope €530.00

WELCOME INTO OUR COMMUNITY: Croía-Belle Hoey who was baptised recently.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS: Every Sunday of Lent, at Faughart Shrine – 5pm.  All Welcome.

TROCAIRE BOXES: will be available at all Churches this weekend.  Please take one and support Trocaire this lent. Thank you.

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING: Tuesday 28th February @ 7.30pm in Parochial House.

  1. BRIGID’S PRAYER GROUP FOR LENT: Meeting taking place before the Blessed Sacrament in the Parochial House each Tuesday night at 7pm. All welcome.

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS: Friday 3rd March

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 Wednesday night @ 8pm in Parochial House.

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP: are having their tea evening on Monday at 7.30pm in the Recourse Centre.

CHURCH GATE COLLECTION: In aid of St Vincent De Paul on 4th & 5th of March.

MARYS SUPREME APOSTOLATE: Mass for healing and comfort for all but especially for those who are suicidal and those who have lost loved ones by suicide in St Joseph’s Church, Castletown on Friday 3rd March @ 6.00pm.

MUSIC OF TAIZE: Welcome to all, 18-40 year olds, this Lent to a time of peace and silent prayer in Candlelight, with Music of  TAIZE, Friday 3rd March 8-9pm @ “Bethany” 34 Point Road, Dundalk A91 WOC9. 042-9331602



We encourage all parishioners to try to make a special effort to attend Mass over the season of Lent.




Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Eamon Bennett Sr (Anni) Catherine and James Rafferty and D.F.M. Kathleen Lynch (Anni)
Next Sat. 10.30 a.m. Margaret Alderson.
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Hugh & Kitty Nash & DFM. Peter McKeown. Josephine and Gerry Reilly, Harry Reilly (1st Anni) & Sinead Reilly. Michael Marmion. Elizabeth Hamilton (Anni).
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Charles and Ethel Moore (Anni) and DFM.
Friday  7.30 p.m.  
Next Sunday  10.00 .m. Ann Quigley and DFM.
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Pa and May Kerley and D.F.M

Thomas O’ Connor (Anni)

Sunday 12 noon Pa & May Kerley and DFM. John Garland (MM).
Monday  7.00 p.m.  
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. DFM of Malone & McConnell Families.
Wednesday 10.00 a.m.  
Thursday 10:00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Saturday 6.00 p.m. Michael & Alice Farrell and Fr Aidan Kennedy and DFM.
Sunday 12:00 noon  
Saturday 7.30 p.m.  
Next Sat. 7:30 pm