Fr. Michael Quinn 094-9254301, 087-9082342, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mass Times & Intentions
Sat/day 8.00 Carracastle: Simon McManus, Glosh
Sunday 10.00 Rooskey: Bartley & Winifred Meehan & dec'd Meehan Family, /Curragh
Sunday 11.30 Carracastle: For the Community, the Living & the Deceased
Monday 10.00 Carracastle: No Mass
Monday 7pm Carracastle: Dec'd Family Members of Widows Group Tuesday 10.00 Carracastle: Martin Cullen '07 & his parents Margaret & Patrick Wednes. 10.00 Rooskey: For the Faithful Departed
Thurs. 10.00 Carracastle: Ann Clossick & J.P. Clossick, Barroe
Friday 7.00 Rooskey: Sarah & James Carney, sons Pake & John, daughters /Peggy, Mary & Theresa, Gowlane
Sat/day 10.00 Carracastle: No Mass
Sat/day 8.00 Carracastle: Nathy & John Devine, Knockcunney
Sunday 10.00 Rooskey: Johnny Henry, Parents Thomas & Mary, Jim McHale, /dec'd Henry & McHale Families, Cloonlarhan Sunday 11.30 Carracastle: For the Community, the Living & the Deceased
Your prayers please for all whose anniversaries occur at this time.
Feastdays: Fri. 30th St. Andrew, Apostle
Readers & Servers for next Sunday 2nd Dec., First Sunday of Advent
Carracastle: Saturday 8.00: Reader: Laura Quinn
Servers: Hannah & Shane Morrisroe & Luke Connor
Sunday 11.30: Reader: Eva Dearie
Servers: Liam Newton, Kian Parsons & Jamie Duffy
Rooskey: Sunday 10.00: Reader: Sean McHale
Servers: Paul & Niall Towey, Curtis Hawksworth
Ministers of Holy Communion for next Saturday & Sunday 1st & 2nd December
Saturday 8.00: Ann Dooney & Marty Owens
Sunday 11.30: Margaret Kearney & Martin Hopkins
St. Vincent De Paul Churchgate Collection at both Churches this weekend
Esker Advent Retreats: “The meaning of Advent”, Nov. 30th – Dec. 2nd The talks are on what is core to our understanding of the Birth of Jesus of Nazareth & its meaning for our lives. Healing in the Spirit & wholeness in body, mind & spirit, based on the Word of God and the Sacraments led by Jim McManus, C.Ss.R. Dec. 7th – 9th. Contact: 091-844007/844549
Meeting for parents in St. Nathys College on this Monday 26th Nov. at 7pm re Internet Safety and Cyberbullying
Enrolement: We welcome the children of 2nd Class as they begin parish preparation to receive the sacraments of First Penance & First Holy Communion at 8pm mass this weekend. We ask God's help for them , their families,teacher and the whole parish that this time of preparation will lead us all to be renewed and nourished in our own faith journey.
Parish Pastoral Council thanks all who made observations on the shortening of the Church seats. Following discussion on feedback received it was decided to go ahead on Health & Safety grounds and to facilitate movement in the church especially at Communion time.
Holy Hour on Sundays during Advent from 2 – 3 beginning 2nd Dec. in Rooskey Church.
Choir Workshop for parishes of our Cluster in Pastoral Centre Charlestown on Thurs. Nov. 29th at 7.30pm. Choir members and all interested in church singing are welcome.
Davys Christmas Party on Sat. 8th Dec. at 9.30pm. Music by Mary Kathleen Henry. Party food served, raffle on the night. Tickets €5. All welcome.
Rooskey Christmas Community Party meeting in Bensons on this Monday 26th Nov. at 8.30pm. All are encouraged to attend.
Widows Group Mass for Deceased Family Members on Mon. 26th Nov. at 7pm. All welcome
Foróige 8k Sponsored Walk: Sun Dec 2nd @ 2.30pm. Your support much appreciated. Proceeds shared between Defibriliator upkeep & Club. Everyone welcome to come along on the day. Please wear reflective clothing.
Defibrillator: The Carracastle AED Group are seeking donations for the upkeep of the Defibrillator. This is a very important piece of equipment for the Community. If you wish to donate please use the envelopes provided at the Church doors & place in collection basket. Thank you to those of you who have already donated.
Charlestown Sarsfields GAA Club Fundraiser: Table Quiz will be held in Hayden’s “The Keg” Bar on Friday 30th November at 9.30pm. All are welcome.
Cookery Demo: Charlestown Swimming Pool Committee present a cookery demonstration by award winning chef Anthony Kelly (of the Riverside Restaurant, Charlestown) in the Park Hotel, Kiltimagh on this Monday, Nov 26th at 8pm.Tickets are just €10 each – text or call 086 232 0429, or call in to the Enterprise Centre in Airport Road during office hours.
Christmas Choral & Music Concert on Dec 12th in Church of Sacred Heart Bunninadden.
Craobh Seosamh Mhic Gabhainn C.C.E. Christmas concert on Sun. 2nd Dec. 2pm-3:30pm in Kilmovee Community Centre. Great prizes in the raffle. Support would be appreciated.
Self Help Africa Churchgate Collection at both Churches on weekend 8th & 9th Dec.
25 Card Drive: Cloonlyon Parents Association are running a 25 Card Drive every Friday night at 9pm in the Pastoral Centre, Charlestown. Admission €5, Prizes Galore.
Charlestown Athletic FC are holding their AGM on Sunday Dec. 9th at 6pm in the Pastoral Centre. Parents, over 18's & those interested in soccer locally are invited, as are all proposals, contributions & feeback vital for the progression of the club & in ensuring the enjoyment & successes of its members. Agenda items include - 2012 season reflection, 2013 registrations & team entry, means of travel to matches & updates on clubhouse/dressingroom development.
Mayo Cancer Support Association meeting for people living with or surviving cancer will take place at Rock Rose House, Castlebar on Wed. 28th Nov. 7pm.Information: 094 9038407
Citizen Information outreach service in CDP Offices, Ballaghaderreen Wed. 10am – 12.45.
Western Care: Christmas Bingo in the Royal Theatre, Castlebar on this Sunday, Nov. 25th at 3pm. €10,000 in prizes. Also Christmas Food Extravaganza in Park Hotel, Kiltimagh on Thurs. 29th Nov. Demonstrations start at 8pm. Tickets €10 available from The Park Hotel.
Music in Davys: Traditional music Sunday night with Joe Grady. All musicians welcome