Newsboard – 23/04/2023


OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr. Oliver Stansfield

Deacon George Kingsnorth


WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-  Castletown  €213.95   Kilcurry €358.57

Brid-a-Chrin  €191.48  Faughart  €182.00  Non-Envelope €876.00

Candelabra: €100.00.

WELCOME INTO OUR COMMUNITY:  Evie Alice Sharkey Mackin, Luka JJ Kellegher who was baptised recently

CONGRATULATIONS: To the children from Scoil Eoin Baiste who received their First Holy Communion this weekend.

TROCAIRE BOXES : Please return and thank you.

TAX REBATE FORM: Over the next few weeks, we will be compiling the parish records. We ask you to take a form home, sign and enter your PPS number, and return to one of the priests, or to the Parochial House. This will be a great boost to Parish Funds, and we thank you for your assistance.


CASTLETOWN NEW Sunday 4th June at 7:30pm

CASTLETOWN OLD  Thursday 8th June at 7:30pm

KILCURRY                 Sunday 11th June at 7:30pm

KANE                          Tuesday 13th June at 7:30pm

FAUGHART                Thursday 15th June ay 7:30pm

BRID-A-CHRIN          Sunday 18th June at 7:30pm

URNAI                        Tuesday 20th June at 7:30pm

COME AND LISTEN: You are warmly invited to come and listen to a series of talks that will be giving in Eoin Baiste Primary School. They will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7.30pm for two months.  All Welcome.

FAUGHART LOURDES FUND RAISING: Draw cards are now in circulation. Draw will be held at coffee morning in Kilcurry Resource Centre on Sunday 7th May. We look forward to your usual generous support.  Committee Meeting on Tuesday -7.30pm at the Parochial House.

CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR: On 26th Nov in Kilcurry Resource Centre. Please phone Nuala to book a table to sell your handmade crafts on 085 1786154.

MINISTERIAL VISIT: Minister Heather Humphreys will be making a visit to the Parish on the 26th of April. Roche Emmets Club at 9.30am to open the broadband point and then on to Faughart Graveyard to acknowledge the work that has been done on the TUS scheme and the new tourist signage in the carpark of the graveyard. All Welcome.

KILCURRY TIDY TOWNS GROUP: Want to thank everybody who took part in the recent spring clean.  We ask people to try to keep the roads tidy around their own boundaries, including field gates and drains.  If your road was not cleaned last weekend it is because we didn’t have enough help. Again a sincere thank you to those 20+ volunteers who did take part.

PARENT AND TODDLER GROUP: Are back Friday 21st April – 9am to 10:30am.



Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Alan Mc Geough (1st Ann), Hugh Mc Donald (1st Ann), Jimmy and Brigid Rafferty and DFM, Bridget Mc Kay, John and Anna Mc Namee.
Next Sat 10.30 a.m.  
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Felix Loughran (MM) Joan Kinney (Ann) Sean Watters (1s Ann) Brigid and William Flanagan, Eddie Flynn, Seamus Reilly, Ian, Peter, Veronica  Mc Kenna; Brian Sloan. Bridget Agnes Whelan.
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Mona and Patsy Rogers.
Friday  7.30 p.m.  
Next Sunday  10.00 .m. John Martin (MM) Jim Craven, Pat and Winnie Craven
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Anne Murray, Benny and Peggy Mc Connon (BR) Millicent Cunningham (1st Ann)

Briege Meegan Grant.

Sunday 12 noon Ann Mc Ardle (Ann) Jimmy Mc Kenna (Ann) Peter Dollard (Ann) George Savage (BR)  John and Mary Savage.
Monday  7.00 p.m. Angela Callan.
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.  
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. George Joseph (Ann)

Thanksgiving Intention.

Thursday 10:00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Sat 6.00 p.m.  
Sunday 12:00 p.m. Sean and Mary Holland; Patrick and Rose Sherry; Lilly and Paddy Kirk; Stephen and Winifred Conroy and DFM of the Conway Family; Seamus Connolly (Ann)
Saturday 7.30 p.m.  
Next Sat 7:30 pm Jim Gribben (Ann) Peter and May Byrne and DFM. Helen Hughes and DFM.