Newsboard – 21/01/2024


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


WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish: – Castletown €204.00 Kilcurry €293.85

Brid-a-Chrin €206.00 Faughart €122.00 Non-Envelope €745.00


WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Kathleen Murphy, Geraldine Boyle and Alice Murtagh who died recently.  May they rest in peace.

WELCOME IN OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Caolan William Flood who was baptised recently.

  1. BRIGID’S TRIDUUM AT FAUGHART SHRINE 1500 ANNIVERSARY: The Mass at the Oratory :On Tuesday 30th January – 7.30pm and on Wednesday 31st January – 7.30pm with Fr. Anthony Meredith. IC. On Thursday. 1st February – 11am with Bishop Michael Router. Candlelight Procession starting at the summit of Faughart Hill on Thursday, 1st February at 8pm, followed by evening prayer led by Bishop Michael Router. The evening prayer at the Shrine will include a service of light, the lighting of a beacon and an anniversary candle dedicated St Brigid. Please wrap up well. Candles will be provided.

Save the Date:  March 15th, 16th & 17th, 2024:

Join us and support our Parish & Community in celebrating “All things Irish.” On Friday 15th & Saturday 16th, come along and see our Variety Shows. Why not join us on Sunday morning for a St Patrick’s Day cupàn tae. It promises to be a weekend filled with craic agus ceol for the whole family to enjoy.  See you all there .

FAREWELL: To The Sisters of St. Louis.  Mass will be celebrated on Saturday 27th January at 2pm at St. Joseph’s Church, Castletown led by Bishop Micheal Router.  Past Pupils, retired staff members and other friends of St. Louis are also invited to visit the convent and secondary school between midday and 1.30pm on the day.

There is a coffee morning in the Mc Eneaneys’ 46 Fatima Park (Eircode A91 X3A8) on Wednesday 31st January from 10am-3pm come along for a cup of tea or coffee in aid of the parish funds.

S.V.D.P. Collection on the weekend of the 3rd and 4th of February.


Sunday 11.00a.m Nora & Connie Murphy. James & Margaret Conlon & D.F.M.
Next Sat  10.30a.m Elizabeth and Patrick Lennon.
Next Sunday  11.00a.m Larry Treanor and DFM; Tom Begley; Owen Joe Woods; Moira Murphy; James and Brigid Mc Donnell and D.F.M; Liam Quinn.
 Sunday 10.00a.m Teddy Lambe (3rd Anni)
Next Friday  7.30p.m Deceased Members of the Roche Emmets GFC.
Next Sunday 10:00a.m Paddy and Eileen Lennon and DFM;

Peter Mc Shane.

Saturday 6.00p.m Monina Matthews.
Sunday 12 Noon John Gartland (Anni). Delia & Patrick Gartland. Thomas, Paddy & Josephine Grant. Mena & Bill Petty (Anni).
Monday  7.00pm Bridge Mc Geeney( BR).
Tuesday 10.00 am  
Wednesday 10:00a.m  
Thursday 10.00a.m  
Friday 10.00a.m  
Next Sat  6.00pm Thomas O’ Connor (Anni) Paddy and Kevin Campbell, Ballinful (Anni)
Next Sunday 12 Noon Joe Mc Geown (Anni).

Rita and John Mostyn and DFM.

Saturday   7.30p.m Patrick Clarke (M.M)
Next Sat   7.30pm