Newsboard – 24/09/2023


OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian  Fr.Oliver Stansfield: 042 93 34410

Deacon George Kingsnorth: ,

Forkhill: Fr. Elmyn Mc Ginn 048 30888286,

Dromintee: Fr. Seamus White 048 30849345

Parish Website :  Facebook Page: Faughart Parish

Office Hours: Monday- Friday 10am-2pm

WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-  Castletown: €186.50 Kilcurry: €372.80 Brid-a-Chrin: €221.00  Faughart: €109.37 Non-Envelope: €550.00

WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Pat Murray and Ryan Mc Geown.  May they rest in peace

WELCOME INTO OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Sophia Grace Levins who was baptised last weekend.

COFFEE MORNING AND PARISH DRAW: In aid of repair work on the roof of St. Joseph’s Church, Castletown.  The estimated cost of the repair is  36,000.  All monies raised from the coffee morning and draw cards will go toward the cost.  It’s important that we look after Churches and maintain them for the future generations of our Parish.  Coffee morning will be held in Kilcurry Community Centre on Sunday 5th November 2023 @ 10am to 2pm. All welcome. A one-off draw for €300, €200 & €100 will take place during the coffee morning. Draw cards are in circulation. €2 per line, 3 lines €5, full card €20. Please contact Fr. Vinod, Fr. Oliver, the Parish office on 042 93 34410 or call to the Parochial house for a draw card.  Thank you for your support.

REMEMBERANCE MASS: Sunday 12th November in St. Brigid’s Church at 6pm. Tea and refreshments in the Resource Centre afterwards.

MS IRELAND: Church gate collection at all Churches this weekend.

COME AND LISTEN: You are warmly invited to come to a series of talks for adults and older youth which will take place at Eoin Baiste Primary School in Fatima. They will start on Monday, September 25th and continue every Monday and Thursday for about two months. There is no need to register, and there is no fee to attend. God’s love for us is constant; He provides many ways for us to experience His faithfulness and tenderness. He wants us to have life, and have it to the full. Come and experience this!

Mondays and Thursday, 7:30 pm at Eoin Baiste Primary School in Fatima. For more information, please contact the parish office: 042 933 4410.

SVDP: Church gate collection 30th Sept and 1st Oct at all churches.

MARY’S SUPREME APOSTALATE:  Mass for healing and comfort for all but especially those who are suicidal and those affected by suicide at St. Joseph’s Church, Castletown on Friday 6th October at 6pm.  All welcome.

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP: Tea evening on Monday at 7.30pm.

BOWLS CLUB: Practise night on Tuesdays from 8pm to 10pm in the Community Centre. New members very welcome. Please feel free to come along to try bowls out.

PARENT & TODDLER GROUP:  Friday mornings in Community Centre.  Open to parents and grandparents/guardians with or without their kids. Cuppa for adults and a play for kids.


Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Bridie Keating (6th Anni) Bernard Rafferty (Washington) Late of Kilcurry/Annies.
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Phyllis Malone 1st Ann; Patsy Harrison.
Sunday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Friday 7.30 p.m.  
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. John Mc Ardle; Lawrence and Philomena Sutherland.
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Mary Grant and DFM of the Mc Ardle family.

Fr. Aidan Kennedy and DFM Michael and Alice Farrelly; Gavin Allen 1st Anni; Bridget and Jim Califf.

Sunday 12 noon Patrick Duffy (Anni) Michael Moore (Anni)

Patricia Talt and DFM; Peggy and Tom Gernon.

Monday  7.00 p.m. Paddy and Philis Rice (Ann)
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.  
Wednesday 10.00 a.m.  
Thursday 10:00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m.  
Next Sat 6.00 p.m. Daniel Doyle (MM) Mark Faulkner; Christy, Philomena and Paul Murtagh;
Sunday 12:00 p.m. Terry and Amy Kelly (Ann) Joan and Andy Gallagher, Rose and Peter Kelly and DFM of the Gallagher and Curtis Family. Seamus, Sheila, James and Ena Gordon.  Joe and Nan Keenan and DFM.  Nancy, Eamon and son Robert Gordon.
Saturday 7.30 p.m. Brighid Whyte (BR)
Next Sat 7:30 pm Patrick and Eileen Smith; Tomas and Eileen Mullally and DFM.