Newsboard – 15/10/2023


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

Deacon George Kingsnorth

Forkhill: Fr. Elmyn Mc Ginn 04830888286,

Dromintee: Fr. Seamus White 048 30849345

Office Hours: Monday- Friday 10am-2pm

WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:- Castletown: €261.27 Kilcurry: €476.40 Brid-a-Chrin: €257.45 Faughart: €159.00 Non-Envelope: €590.00

WELCOME INTO OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Aleksas-Oskaras Kuprelis 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.

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

HOLY SOULS: Envelopes are available in all churches this weekend, as we remember our deceased family members for the month of November. Complete your list together with your donation and return to the Parochial house or the Church.

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 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. For more information, please contact the parish office: 042 933 4410.

MISSION SUNDAY COLLECTION: Second collection after communion on Saturday and Sunday 21st & 22nd October at all Churches

CONGRATULATIONS: To Roche Emmets Senior Team on their big win last weekend.

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP: are having their tea evening on Monday at 7.30pm.



Scoil Phádraig Naofa: Green Flag Committee is running a clothes recycling day on Friday 20th October,  2023.  We accept clean clothes, curtains, duvet covers (not duvets or pillows) towels, linens and shoes. Bags can be left into Kilcurry School on Friday morning from 8.15 until 10.00.  Telephone 042 -9339310

FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE MEETING: Next Wednesday at 8.00 pm in the parish house.


Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Michelle Flynn, Matt Flynn,

Norah (Norrie) McCoy. Oliver and Stephen Traynor (Ann).

Next Sat 10.30 a.m. Frank and Margaret Lennon and D.F.M (Scotchgreen) Larry and Bridie Craig and D.F.M.  Vincent and Brigid Holsgrove and D.F.M. (Mass in the Church).
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Aine Forde (1st Ann) Mairead Rose Kelly, Norah Mc Coy (Ann) Michael, Julia and Mary Cunningham, Una Gartlan and D.F.M
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Patricia McShane (Ann).
Next Friday 7.30 p.m. NO MASS
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. Michael Gernon (Ann)
Saturday  6.00 p.m.  
Sunday 12 noon Johnny, Margaret & Jim McArdle. James & Rosie Mellon. Jim Quigley (4th Ann).
Monday  7.00 p.m. Gerry Mc Guinness (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. Kevin Boland, Barry Griffin (JR) John Mulligan (20th Ann) Jimmy Mc Givern.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. Betty Mc Nally;  JJ Mc Ardle.
Saturday 7.30 p.m. Willie Quigley (5th Ann), Pat & Eileen Roe and DFM, Jimmy & Cissie Flynn and DFM.
Next Sat 7:30 pm Mary and Patrick Mc Gee and DFM.