Newsboard – 24/12/2023


OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian, Fr.Oliver Stansfield, Deacon George Kingsnorth.



WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish:-  Castletown  €422.00 Kilcurry €449.96

Brid-a-Chrin €206.60  Faughart  €219.00 Non-Envelope €575.00

Candelabra €95.00.




WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Hugh Mc Parland and Patrick Clarke.  May they rest in peace.


COLLECTION: At all Christmas Masses for the Priests of the Parish.  We wish you all a Blessed Christmas and New Year.


CHRISTMAS REMEMBRANCE TREE: Please take a candle from the box and place in the basket provided. The candles will be placed on the tree for you and lite on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day mass in remembrance of your loved ones.  You can leave a small donation if you wish in the candelabra.


PONSETTIAS: In remembrance of our loved ones this Christmas, you are welcome to leave one on the Altar of your church.


FAUGHART LOURDES COMMITTEE: Wishing all our patrons a very Happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year.


FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP: Wishing all a Happy Christmas and New year.  Thanks to the News board team, Resource Centre and Mc Ardle ladies for the beautiful food.


MARY’S SUPREME APOSTOLATE: Night vigil at St. Brigid’s Oratory Faughart on Sunday 31st December (New Year’s Eve) beginning with Holy Mass at 9.00p.m and afterwards exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until 5.00 am.  Please come to visit and to pray for people depressed, suicidal and those who have lost loved ones by suicide.



SENIOR CITEZENS LUNCH: Roche Emmets GFC are hosting their Senior Citizens Lunch on Saturday 30th December at 12.30pm. Let your parents, grandparents, friends and elderly neighbours and past members know about this event. Please book your place before 20th December 2023 by emailing or phone/message 086-8711190. Limited places available. All volunteers welcome to help in preparations and on the day.



Sunday 11.00a.m Robert McKay.
Christmas Eve 8.00p.m. Brendan McGeough (1st Anni).
Christmas Day   11.00a.m Deceased of the Parish
Next Saturday   10.30a.m MASS IN THE PAROCHIAL HOUSE
Next Sunday   11.00a.m Kathleen And George Coburn, Fabian Mc Entee.
 Sunday 10.00a.m Gerald, Conor, Sean, James, Daniel and Mary Rose Morgan and DFM.
Christmas Eve 6.30p.m People of the Parish
Christmas Day 10.00a.m Deceased of the Parish
Next Friday    7.30p.m NO MASS
Next Sunday    10:00a.m Patrick Gogarty and DFM.
Saturday 6.00p.m D.F.M of McNally Families. Kevin & Julia Corrway; Fr. Aidan Kennedy and DFM, Michael and Alice Farrell and DFM.
Sunday 12 Noon Niall Gallagher (M.M)
Christmas Eve 6.00p.m Barry Griffin (Jnr); Carmel Martin
Christmas Day  12 Noon Deceased of the Parish
Tuesday   10.00 am St. Stephen’s Day
Wednesday 10:00a.m NO MASS
Thursday   10.00a.m NO MASS
Friday   10.00a.m NO MASS
Next Saturday   6.00pm Fr. Aidan Kennedy and DFM, Michael and Alice Farrell and DFM Olive Morton (Ann) Una Younger (Ann) Leo Watters and Family.
Next Sunday   12 Noon  
Saturday   7.30p.m D.F.M of McCrink Family, Carrickbroad.
Christmas Eve   7.30pm People of the Parish.
Next Saturday   7.30pm