NEWSBOARD OF THE PARISH OF FAUGHART Tel. 9334410
OUR PRIESTS: Fr. Vinod Kurian, Fr.Oliver Stansfield, Deacon George Kingsworth.
WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish: – Castletown €202.82 Kilcurry €184.39 Brid-a-Chrin €238.17 Faughart €106.00 Non-Envelope €395.00.
PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO MASS IN CASTLETOWN ON THURSDAY-ST.BRIGID’S DAY.
APPEAL FOR HELP AT FAUGHART ON ST. BRIGID’S DAY: We need help with traffic control on Thursday, St. Brigid’s Day and in the evening for the candlelight procession. If you can spare a few hours to help out please contact Fr.Vinod.
WELCOME IN OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Kai Mark Mc Loughlin He who was baptised recently.
WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Br. Gabriel (George) Whyte who died recently. May he rest in peace.
FIRST FRIDAY CALLS: Next Friday.
ST. 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.
MARY’S SUPREME APOSTOLATE: Mass for healing on Friday 2nd February at 6.00pm in St. Joseph’s church, Castletown for those who have lost loved ones by suicide. All welcome.
FAUGHART LOURDES COMMITTEE: Armagh Diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes dates, Sunday 12th May – Friday 17th May. Applications have now been accepted and early booking is advisable as there is a limited number of places allocated to each committee. Fare this year’s pilgrimage is € 934.00 per person sharing including travel insurance. There will be a return bus available to Airport departing from Kilcurry Resource Centre. Please contact the Fr. Vinod or a committee member.
Committee meeting Tuesday the 6th Feb at 7.30pm in the Parochial house.
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 3rd and 4th of February.
MASSES DURING THE WEEK
|Larry Treanor and DFM; Tom Begley; Owen Joe Woods; Moira Murphy; James and Brigid Mc Donnell and D.F.M; Liam Quinn.
|ST.BRIGID’S DAY (School Mass)
|BLESSING OF THE THROATS
(Mass in Church)
|Eileen Mc Gee and D.F.M; Anne Mee and DFM of the Muckian Family; Hugh and Nancy Mc Namee and D.F.M of the Mc Evoy Family.
|Paddy and Eileen Lennon and DFM;
Peter Mc Shane; Pat Mc Ardle, John and Paddy Callan.
|Thomas O’ Connor (Anni) Paddy and Kevin Campbell, Ballinful (Anni)
|Joe Mc Geown (Anni).
Rita and John Mostyn and DFM; Robbie Menary (Anni)
|Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, Blessing of Candles.
|Elizabeth and Patrick Reilly and DFM. Mary and Peter Daly.