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Parish Newsletter - 28 February 2015
29, Feb 2016 - 09:13

Sunday Mass times: Parish Church 7.00p.m. (Sat.), 8.30a.m., 10.30a.m., 12p.m. Ballyheane Church: 8.00p.m. (Sat.) Breaffy Church: 10a.m., 11.30a.m.

Monday 29th February:
10.00 - Tom, Kate & Jack Finnerty, Sarnaught. Phil Heenan, daughter Joan & husband Sean Maree & dec Heenan, Fallon & Maree families.
7.30 - Irena Lewandowska, Poland. Annie & John Jennings, Kilbree, Islandeady.
Tony & Peggy Baynes, Main Street.
Tuesday 1st March:
7.30 - Babs Gilmartin, Mountgordon.
10.00 - Thomas & Mary Whelan & family Dublin.
Wednesday 2nd March: 7.30 - Private Intention.
10.00 - Ellen (Nell) Ludden, McHale Road.
Thursday 3rd March: 7.30 - Private Intention.
10.00 - Jamie Hopkins & dec Walsh family, Rowan Drive.
Friday 4th March: 7.30 - Cassidy family, Kilboyne.
10.00 - Private Intention.
Saturday 5th March:
10.00 - Fadden & McDonnell families, Thomas Street.
Jack & Sarah Marley, Turlough Rd & dec Marley & Gallagher families.
Tony Monaghan, Ballymacragh & dec Monaghan & Tonra families.
Brendan McTigue, Tullycommons & parents John & Anne McTigue.
7.00 - Sean McCann, Coarsepark & dec family. (1st Anv.)
Sunday 6th March:
8.30 - Bridie McDonnell, St Bridget's Crescent. (M.M.)
Sat. 5th March: 8.00pm - Martin & Kate Dolan, Coolodge. Dick Staunton, Clooncruel.
Geraldine & Gerard Neary, Ballyheane.
John McManamon, Castlebar. Dara Moylette, Islandeady.

Angela Irwin, Mary O'Hora, Teresa O'Shea

Sun 6th March - 1st Sun

Bernadette Cooke, Curry, Co. Sligo, mother of John Cooke, Pheasant Hill & Josephine Gilroy, Garryduff Drive.
Betty MacNeely, 46 Riverdale Court.
Anthony Fallon, Harmony Heights.
Nora Noonan, Aghagower, mother of Rosaleen Noonan, Manor Village.
Michael Callaghan, Castle Street & Keelcoil.
Russell Collman, Swinford, son-in-law of Ernie & Susannah Sweeney, Boradruma.

4th Sunday of Lent
Parish Church
7.00 - Padraig Glynn
8.30 - Josephine Ryan
10.30 - St. Patrick's Boys NS
12.00 - Niamh Finnegan
Breaffy Church
10.00 - Claire Heneghan
11.30 - Marie Tuohy
Mon - Maureen Tobin
Tues - Maureen Carroll
Wed - Chris Millett
Thurs - Norah Walshe
Fri - Mary Higgins
Sat - Sr. Mary Teresa
Fr. John Murray
Tel. 9021844

Altar Servers - Parish Church
5th Class
Starting Mon 29 Feb
7.30pm Mon - F
7.30am Tues & Wed
7.30am Thurs & Fri - E
10am Sat
6th Class
Sun 6 March
8.30am - A
10.30am - C
12.00pm - B

First Friday
Next Friday the priests will visit the sick at the usual times. Fr Seán will do his calls on Wed 2nd March. There will be Mass at 7.30pm in Breaffy Church and Ballyheane Church.
Celebrating the Jubilee of Mercy at Knock Shrine - A free weekend event on March 12th and 13th. ‘Engaging the Heart' starts at 10am on Sat March 12th. For more info tel 9388100,
Peace Concert in Knock Basilica hosted by Mayo International Choral Festival with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra on Sat May 14th, to commemorate the 1916 Rising and World War One. For info and tickets, visit
Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes
July 6th - 11th. Led by Archbishop Michael. For info tel Sheila Davin at 086-8664633.
St Jarlath's College Class of 1983 Reunion in Sheridan's Restaurant, Milltown
at 7.30pm on Fri 1st April. Contact Gerry at 086 2271373 or Pat at to book a place.
Free Training at National Learning Network: Courses include Employment Skills, Office skills, Sports and Recreation, Computer Studies. Tel Patrisha at 9022770.

Family Centre Programmes
Tel 9025900
Encountering God in your Life
Sat March 12th, 10.30am - 3.30pm
Presenter: Maura Flynn.
A good night's sleep is important
Mon 14th March, 7.30pm.
Presenter: Ciara McGriskin, Psychotherapist.
Youth 2000 (16-35 yrs) Connaught retreat in Moneenageisha Community College, Galway, Fri 4th-Sun 6th Mar. For info visit or tel 086-2150607.
Castlebar Social Group ARA Meetings are held every Wednesday from 2pm to 3.30pm in the Social Service Centre.
Castlebar Cairde Charity Club requires wool/yarn, needles and crochet hooks. Tel Elaine 0879238666 or Margaret 0863233687.
Open Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous in Hotel Westport, Westport on Thurs March 3rd at 7.45pm. Members of the Al-Anon Family Groups will also be in attendance. All are welcome.
Car Boot Sale in Main Street car park, Sun 28th Feb from 8am to 3pm. Tel 086 1085602
Castlebar College of Further Education - Open Day takes place on Thurs March 3rd from 2pm-7pm. Tel 9023134.
Mayo Roscommon Hospice Household Shop, Moneen N5 Park, require donations of household furniture, bric-a-brac. Call in or tel Martin at 089 7017222.
Pilgrimage to Shrines of Europe: (Aug 29th) visiting Lourdes, Fatima and Santiago de Compostela with spiritual director Fr. Karl Burns. For info tel Norah 087 2533272.

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