Masses During The Week.
Mon, Tues & Thurs, Fri, 9.30am;
Wed, Fri & Sat: 7.30pm; Sun: 11am.
Martin & Joan Lonergan, Main St – Sat 4th Nov 7.30
Harty Family deceased, Monemore- Sun 5th, 11.00
Larry & Julia Creamer, St. Ailbe’s Drive- . Sat 11th , .30pm
Dermot, Des & Mary Mulhall, Main St –
Sun 12th , 11.00am.
Readers For Next Week.
Sat 7.30, Mary Condon.
Sun 11am, John Hennessy.
Collectors – November.
Sat 7.30pm: Mary Condon, Gerry Heffernan,
Mary Slattery, John Burke
Sun 11.00am: James Purcell, Rita Quish,
Eucharist Ministers for November.
Sat 7.30; Patsy Hennessy.
Sun 11am: Bridget Heffernan.
Adoration: Wednesday 4.00 to 7.30pm.
Peace-and-quiet time of personal prayer.
Note : If you’d like to spend some time in prayer in the church during the chilly days of winter, please be aware that there is an electric heater at the front of the left-hand aisle. Just switch it ON when you arrive and turn it OFF when leaving.
You might be so good as to pass word on to people who drop into the church after visiting the cemetery.
Never Far Away
I thought of you with love today . but that is nothing new. . I thought of you yesterday . and days before that too. . I think of you in silence . as I often speak your name. . All I have are memories . and your picture in a frame. . Your memory is my keepsake . with which I’ll never part. . God has you in His keeping. . I have you in my heart.
Prayer for the Dead
Rosary in the Cemetery this Sunday at 3.00p.m.
7.30pm Mass on Friday evening, for the Holy Souls, especially for the deceased of the townlands of:
Lisobyhane, Tulla, Breansha, Boro Road, Boro Bridge, Ballynagranna, Coolboy, Monemore.
Candlelight Memorial Service on Sunday 26th Nov
., at 3.00pm. A particular invitation is extended to the families of all who were buried in the parish cemeter in the past twelve months.
First Holy Communion 2018 The date for First Holy Communion next year is Sunday, 27th May, at 11.00am. The parish based preparation programme – `Do This in Memory` will begin a few weeks from now.
Cake Sale & Raffle for Homeless
This Sunday, after 11.00 Mass, in Byrne’s Tavern. Painting by local artist being raffled on the day along with other prizes. Please come along and support this good cause. (It’s miserable and dangerous living & sleeping on the streets in winter
Emly Tidy Towns
Tidy Towns meeting on Monday the 6thf November in the Parish Hall at 7.30pm.
How to Read the Bible
Course continues this Tuesday evening, 7.30pm, in Ballykisteen Hotel.
. Papal Nuncio
Pope Francis has sent Archbishop Okolo to Ireland as h is representative. The new Nuncio is a Nigerian, from a country where Irish missionaries made a big contribution to spreading the Gospel during the past 100 years. Archbishop Okolo is repaying the favour.
Marriage Preparation Course: Booking: 0504-22229 or 0504- 22779, or on website accord.ie
Monday 6th Nov: All the Saints of Ireland.
Thursday 9th Nov :St. John’s Basilica in Rome, the . . Pope’s cathedral.
Friday 10th Nov: St. Leo the Great; 5th century Pope; taught that Jesus is both human and divine.
“I thank God that many families, which are far from considering themselves perfect, live in love, fulfilling their calling and keep moving forward, even if they fall many times along the way.”