Newsboard – 11/02/2024


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


WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish: – Castletown €165.50 Kilcurry €331.50 Brid-a-Chrin €439.50 Faughart €137.80 Non-Envelope €750.00 Faughart Shrine: €1225.00 and £140.00.

COFFEE MORING:  €759.00.

WELCOME IN OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: David Osaser Orobor and Famos Ewaen Orobor who was baptised recently.

WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Riona Mc Coy and Paddy Doyle who died recently.  May they rest in peace.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS: Next Sunday, Faughart Shrine at 5.30pm and Friday evening after 7.30pm mass in Brid-A-Crinn.  All welcome.

THANKS:  To all our volunteers who helped out at Faughart on St. Brigid’s Day.

ALPHA COURSE: The Alpha course starts on Thursday 15th February at 7:30pm in the Parish Pastoral Hall, Jonesborough, facilitated by Deacon George Kingsnorth. For more information contact Deacon George at

FAUGHART LOURDES COMMITTEE: 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.

Members and affiliated members meeting in the Parochial House of Tuesday 13th February at 7.30pm.

THANK YOU: The Parish wish to thank the Mc Eneaney family who organised the coffee morning in Aid of the Parish funds. The Mc Eneaney family also wish to thanks everyone who supported the coffee morning in any way. Total Raised €759.00. 1st Prize Gerard Casey, 2nd Prize Sr. Siobhan.

ALONE: Would you be willing to provide companionship or make calls to Older People once a week? ALONE are seeking volunteers in your area. Full training and support provided. If interested please sign up here: For more information contact Fiona on or on 086 1366539

UNITY YOGA: Saturday morning yoga classes resume 10am to 11am in Community Centre

NORTH LOUTH COMMUNITY FIRST RESPONDERS:  are holding a coffee morning and stroke awareness stand from 10:00am in Kilcurry Resource Centre A91PY22, on Sunday 25th February, to raise funds for an emergency defibrillator for use in the community. All donations towards this lifesaving piece of equipment are greatly appreciated. Find us on Facebook for more information.



Sunday 11.00a.m Bessie McArdle.
Next Sat  10.30a.m MASS IN THE CHURCH
Next Sunday  11.00a.m Aidan Mc Bride, Cissie Traynor 4th Anni, Bob Buckley, Tom and Olive Craig, Mary Finnegan and DFM.
 Sunday 10.00a.m John Maguire (Ann), Gerry Muckian and parents Roseanne & Laurence Muckian.
Next Sun 10:00a.m  
Saturday 6.00p.m Lydia White, Ann Finnegan (Ann).
Sunday 12 Noon James Baxter, Aileen Hearty (Ann), Alice Murtagh (MM), Kathleen Murphy (MM).
Monday  7.00pm  
Tuesday 10.00 am Shiela O’ Rourke (BR)
Wednesday 10:00a.m ASH WEDNESDAY
Thursday 10.00a.m  
Friday 10.00a.m  
Next Sat  6.00pm Geraldine Boyle (MM) Margaret Faulkner 1st Anni and DFM Dennis, Andrew and Mark Faulkner. Denise and Jenna Casey Murden.
Next Sun 12 Noon Laurence and Kathleen Cunningham, Kathleen Kelly. PJ Mc Donagh; David Collins.
Saturday   7.30p.m Pat Murphy & DFM, John, Vera, Dermot & Alan McArdle & DFM of the McArdle & Cathcart families, Aidan Touhy, Kitty McArdle (1st Ann)
Next Sat   7.30pm