Newsboard – 03/03/2024


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


WEEKLY ENVELOPES: – Your contribution last week towards the upkeep of our Parish: – Castletown €465.00 Kilcurry €460.67 Brid-a-Chrin €225.92 Faughart €114.00 Non-Envelope €540.00

WELCOME IN OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Ada Rose Grills Crawley and Lilly-Ella Quilton who were baptised recently.

WE PRAY FOR THE HAPPY REPOSE OF: Barney Rafferty who died during the week. May he rest in peace

TROCAIRE BOXES: are available in all Churches.  Please take one home.

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

SVDP: Church Gate collection this weekend the 2nd and 3rd March.

BRIEGE MC KENNA’S VISIT: We are delighted to have Sr. Briege Mc Kenna and Fr. Pablo coming to visit our Parish on Friday 16th & Saturday 17th August.More details to follow in the coming weeks.

FAUGHART LOURDES COMMITTEE: Meeting Tuesday at 7:30pm in the Parochial house.

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 in Kilcurry resource centre. 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.

NORTH LOUTH COMMUNITY FIRST RESPONDERS:  wish to thank you all for your generous and kind support for our Coffee Morning and Stroke Awareness Session in Kilcurry Community Centre. The amount raised to date is €3,421.50. Thank you all very sincerely. Funds will go towards purchase of a new defibrillator for our volunteers to use within the community when despatched by National Ambulance Service callouts. It will also allow us to purchase training equipment. Please reach out if interested in learning to do CPR and use a defibrillator.


CHAPLET OF THE DIVINE MERCY: First Sunday of the month at 3pm, with confessions from 2pm onwards, St. Nicholas’ Church, Dundalk. Featuring Holy Hour, the Divine Mercy Chaplet, Confessions and Anointing of the Sick. This will take place on Sunday 3rd March 2024. Come and receive God’s blessing. All are welcome.


FAUGHART SOCIAL GROUP :  movement to music, good for your body. Monday 7.30pm in the Resource Centre.




Sunday 11.00a.m Peter McKeown (Ann), John and Margaret Murray; Harry Reilly (2nd Ann) Sinead Reilly, Kathleen & Sean Lynch, Josephine and Gerry Reilly and DFM.  Eamon Bennett Jr and Eamon Bennett Snr.
Next Sat  10.30a.m MASS IN THE CHURCH
Next Sun  11.00a.m Michael Marmion (Ann), Veronica Sheils, Margaret Alderson.  Hugh and Katie Nash.
 Sunday 10.00a.m Annaleen Quigley (Ann)
Next Friday  7.30p.m  Nicholas, Rose, Owen & Maggie McElroy.
Next Sun 10:00a.m Paddy, Mary & Catherine McGowan & DFM of the Harte family, Bridget Regan & DFM.
Saturday 6.00p.m Paddy Doyle (MM) Frank and Maura Martin; Catriona O’ Connor
Sunday 12 Noon Claire Dixon (MM)
Monday  7.00pm  
Tuesday 10.00 am Jack Murden & Jayden Casey
Wednesday 10:00a.m  
Thursday 10.00a.m  
Friday 10.00a.m  
Next Sat  6.00pm Betty Sands (Ann), Michael & Ann Morton, Patsy Rogers (BR).
Next Sun 12 Noon Millicent & Gerry Cunningham, Doris & John McArdle, Maura McCourt (2nd Ann).
Saturday   7.30p.m Paul and Vera Murphy
Next Sat   7.30pm Gerry & May Savage & DFM, Mick & Eileen Duffy