Newsboard – 03/12/2023


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: €270.70 Kilcurry: €345.25 Brid-a-Chrin: €185.75 Faughart: €214.50 Non-Envelope: €710.00

FAMILY ADVENT CANDLES AND PRAYERS: We invite each family to take home an Advent candle and prayer, so that as a parish we become united as we pray it each night of Advent. Candles and prayers will be available in each church. You may give a donation towards candle if you wish.

ADVENT: During advent, we will be asking families to come forward each week on our churches to light the advent candles and read the introduction to the theme of the week. If your family would like to participate, please contact the Parochial House or the priest.

ANNUAL APPEAL ST. VINCENT DE PAUL: The annual appeal for SVP in Dundalk will be held at all Masses in the area on Saturday & Sunday, December 2nd& 3rd.

FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP: Flower arranging Monday evening 7:30pm

FAUGHART LOURDES COMMITTEE: Meeting for all volunteers Tuesday @7.30pm in the Parochial House.

CHAPLET OF THE DIVINE MERCY: First Sunday of the month at 3pm, with Confessions at 2:30pm, St Nicholas Church, Dundalk. Featuring Holy Hour, the Divine Mercy Chaplet, Confessions and Anointing of the Sick, This will take place on Sunday 3rd December. Come and receive God’s blessing.

PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORIE: Dublin direct to Mostar – Medjugorie (return via Split). Departing from Dundalk on Wednesday 12th – 19th 2024. Early booking discount of €50 per person for all deposits of €200 received before 31st January 2024. Price €775 PPS, 7 nights half board. Spiritual Director Fr. Paul Montague. Contact James on 087 2202173 or Thomas Kerley on 086 3597759


ADVENT FAMILY PRAYER. God of Love, your son, Jesus, is your greatest gift to us. He is a sign of your love. As we light our Advent candle may it remind us of the love you have for us. Help us to walk in love during these weeks of Advent, as we wait and prepare for his coming. We pray in the name of Jesus our Saviour.



Sunday 11.00 a.m.


Paddy, Rose & Brendan Duffy. Paddy & Una Cunningham (Sportsmanshall), Larry O’Hanlon & D.F.M of the O’Hanlon & Marmion families.
Next Sat 10.30 a.m. Connie Murphy
Next Sunday 11.00 a.m. Gerry & Josephine Reilly, Gary & Tish Toner, Harry & Sinead Reilly, Eileen, James & Jim McEvoy, Joe McBride, Madge & Alex Gallagher (Ann) Michael and Kathleen Marmion and DFM.
Sunday 10.00 a.m. Patrick and Mary Traynor (Tullydonnell) Patrick and Bridget Quigley and DFM. Patrick, Bridget and John Begley (Ann)
Next Friday 7.30 p.m. John, Mina & Pat McKeown, James & Eilish Green.
Next Sunday 10.00 a.m.  
Saturday  6.00 p.m. Ann Murphy 3rd Ann; John Mulligan (BR), Owenie McGuinness
Sunday 12 noon Johnny Hughes; Martina Agnew; Gerry Lambe Ann.
Monday  7.00 p.m.  
Tuesday 10.00 a.m.  
Wednesday 10.00 a.m.  
Thursday 10:00 a.m.  
Friday 10.00 a.m. Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Next Sat 6.00 p.m.  
Sunday 12:00 p.m. Cyril & Vincent Hoey and DFM, Stella & Joan Boyle & Janie Gaskin, Freda Browne (2nd Ann), Peggy Dollard
Saturday 7.30 p.m.  
Next Sat 7:30 pm