Newsboard – 05/11/2023


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: €378.40 Kilcurry: €553.50 Brid-a-Chrin: €272.14 Faughart: €254.00 Non-Envelope: €937.00. Mission Collection: €1,375

Faughart Shrine : €448.90. Stg: €23.70.

 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  this Sunday 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.




PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL MEETING: Wednesday @ 8.00pm in the Parochial House.

A CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR will be held in Kilcurry Community Centre on Sunday 26th November from 11am to 4pm. Come along and get some lovely handmade Christmas gifts. There will also be a raffle on the day.


Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Peter Mc Ardle, Brigid and Pat Flynn; Dessie and Sadie Malone (Ann) Matthew Finnegan, Gertrude Finnegan.
Next Sat 10.30 a.m. Saji Sebastian (3rd Ann), Reji Sebastian (9th Ann). Peter and Elizabeth Fegan (Mass in the Church)
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Jimmy & Brigid Rafferty  DFM. Kathleen & Evin Quigley. Hughie and Joan Reilly. James & Mary Connolly. Sinead & Harry Reilly. Seamus McNamee (1st Ann). Michael & Joe Beehan.
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Owen Faughey and DFM, Pat and Nan Mc Keown (Ann). DECEASED BOOKLET
Next Friday 7.30 p.m. Paddy & Vera Kirk & DFM. DECEASED BOOKLET
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m.  Patrick Kavanagh (1st Ann). Al McDonnell (Ann). DECEASED BOOKLET
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Mary and Matty McEvoy, Kelvin and Ann Murray, Marie Sherry and DFM, Rita Kelly (Ann)
Monday  7.00 p.m. DECEASED BOOKLET
Tuesday 10.00 a.m. DECEASED BOOKLET
Wednesday 10.00 a.m. DECEASED BOOKLET
Thursday 10:00 a.m. DECEASED BOOKLET
Friday 10.00 a.m. Benny & May O’Callaghan & DFM.
Next Sat 6.00 p.m. Pat & Joe McEvoy. Mona Rogers (B.R.), Stephen Conroy. Peter, Bernie & Gerard Clarke. Jennifer, Francis & David Clarke. Nancy Fisher. Joe Fisher
Sunday 12:00 p.m. Joe and Mary Meegan (Ann) Rose Baxter; Gerry and Eileen Brennan.
Saturday 7.30 p.m. Larry and Joan Meegan.


Next Sat 7:30 pm James Loughran. Michael & Annie O’Hare.