Newsboard – 29/10/2023


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: €187.40 Kilcurry: €488.19 Brid-a-Chrin: €314.50 Faughart: €149.00 Non-Envelope: €470.00.

WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Deirdre Devlin, may she rest in peace.

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS: Next Friday if anyone would like a call please contact the Parochial House.

WELCOME INTO OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Elsie Martin who was baptised last weekend.

CONGRATULATIONS: Anthony Derby and Shannon Medcalf who were married recently.

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.

FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING: Wednesday 1st November at 7.30pm.

FUNDRAISING MEETING: Thursday 2nd November at 7.30pm for all volunteers to finalize everything for the coffee morning.



Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Pat Murray (MM) Winnie Mullen (1st Ann). Seamus Watters (1st Ann). Siobhan McKeever (Ann)
Next Sat 10.30 a.m. Deceased booklet (MASS IN THE PAROCHIAL HOUSE)
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Peter Mc Ardle, Brigid and Pat Flynn; Dessie and Sadie Malone (Ann) Matthew Finnegan.
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Olive Kavanagh ( Ann) Annie Faughey;

Tom Roddy (Ann) Cecilia Halpenny.

Next Friday 7.30 p.m. DECEASED BOOKLET
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m. Owen Faughey and DFM, Pat and Nan Mc Keown (Ann)
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Sarah & Martin Shiel & Kerley & D.F.M. Ann Matthews; David O’ Connor.
Sunday 12 noon Cameron Martin (2nd Ann). Frank & Mary McDonagh. Anne Matthews. Cissie, Jemmy McKeown & D.F.M. Gerry Lambe (Ann). Gerry Rowland.
Monday  7.00 p.m. NO MASS
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.  
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Carmel and Jim Murray (Ann)

(Solemnity of all Saints)

Thursday 10:00 a.m. ALL SOULS DAY
Friday 10.00 a.m. DECEASED BOOKLET
Next Sat 6.00 p.m. Mary and Matty Mc Evoy, Kelvin and Ann Murray, Marie Sherry and DFM, Rita Kelly (Ann)
Sunday 12:00 p.m. DECEASED BOOKLET
Saturday 7.30 p.m. Mary Gribben (Ann). Tommy & Rose Boyle & D.F.M
Next Sat 7:30 pm Larry and Joan Meegan.