St. Patricks Day 17th March,2013
Fr. Michael Quinn 094-9254301, 087-9082342,
Mass Times & Intentions
Sat/day 8.00 Carracastle: Dominick, Thomas (Sonny) Kearney &
Sunday 10.00 Rooskey: Katie & John
Cahill, son Séan, dec'd Cahill Family, /Srah
Carracastle: For the Community, the Living & the Deceased
Carracastle: No Mass
Tuesday 10.00 Carracastle: Donors
Wednes. 10.00 Rooskey: Donors Intentions
10.00 Carracastle: Stephen Regan, Castlecolane, 21-3-94, his parents &
/dec'd of Rgan & Kelly families
Rooskey: Christine McDermott, Rooskey, Months Mind
Carracastle: Seamus Roddy, Castleplunkett/Cloonlumney, 21-3-11
8.00 Carracastle: Evelyn Molloy, Gowel, husband Frank, dec'd Molloy
/family, Gowel & Griffin family, Tunnagh
Sunday 10.00 Rooskey: John
& Ellen Fleming, daughter Marguerite McGuire, /Rooskey
Sunday 11.30 Carracastle: For the Community, the Living & the
prayers please for Paddy Towey, Cardiff/Derrynanaff whose
funeral took place in Carracastle on Sat. 16th March; Tommy Regan, Nottingham
and formerly of Craggagh, - Removal to St. James’ Church, Carracastle on
Thursday evening arriving at 7-30. Funeral Mass on Friday at 12 noon followed by
burial in Carracastle Cemetery; Raymond Durcan, Fuel, Curry who died in
Manchester, brother of Oliver Durcan, Fuel, & the late Lena Coggeran,
Currina. Sympathy to their families. We remember all whose anniversaries occur
at this time.
Feastdays: Tues. 19th St. Joseph,
spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Servers for next Sunday 24th March, Palm Sunday
Saturday 8.00: Reader: Molloy Family
Servers: Natasha & Sarah-Jane Richardson
Sunday 11.30: Reader: Margaret Owens (S) &
Stephanie Quinn (N)
Servers: James Keaveney, Shane Doorly-Coleman & /Thomas
Rooskey: Sunday 10.00: Reader: Beatrice Connor,
Kathleen Duffy and Veronica Killoran
Servers: Friday: 7.00 Paul McDermott
Sunday:10.00 Curtis Hawksworth, Paul & Niall Towey
of Holy Communion for Saturday & Sunday 9th & 10th
Teresa Quinn & May Grady
Sunday 11.30: Teresa Murphy & Marion
Happy St. Patrick's Day to everyone at home and
as a very paradise of blessing and almsgiving endures forever."
Ecclesiasticus/Sirach 40:17. As we celebrate our patron saint today, Trócaire
thanks us for our continuing generosity, illustrated by the fact that Ireland
was recently ranked as the most charitable nation in Europe & second most
charitable nation worldwide.
Confession will be celebrated in Carracastle Church on Wednes. 20th
March at 7pm.
Board of Management meeting in Scoil Iosa on Wednesday
night 20th March at 8.30pm
Confirmation Parish Preparation Programme
– You Shall Be My Witnesses continues this Mon.18th
March in Scoil Iosa. Leaders – 7pm; Candidates – 7.30pm;
The Light is On: The Sacrament of
Reconciliation (Confession) will be available in both churches on Sunday 24th
March from 5–6 pm. A visiting priest will be available in each Church Lenten
Evening Prayer will not take place on this Thursday 21st
Offertory Collection this
weekend will go towards work of Council for Emigrants
welcome into the Christian Community Georgina O'Brien, Lissmulgee. Best wishes
to her and her family.
Year of Faith
Prayer Card is available at the Churches doors.
Congratulations to the children from 1st & 2nd class &
their teacher Mrs Maloney who qualified for the All-Ireland Final in the 'Scoil
Dramaiocht' competition with their production of 'Pluirin Sneachta'.
20th Mar. 11.30 - 1.30 in Community Centre, new members
Drama 3 Act Hilarious Play ‘The Maiden Aunt’ in Carracastle
Community Centre Good Friday night at 8pm. Adm €10. Proceeds go to Scoil Iosa.
St. Josephs School Reunion
: On Dec. 29th 2013, a school reunion for the Marist Convent will be held
before it gets handed over to the VEC. Committee have requested people to send
them their email that they can keep them updated on plans.Old photos &
stories are needed as this reunion will cover all past pupils from the oldest
to the youngest.Visit face book, twitter or
Curry Foroige Fashion Show
Yeats County Inn, Fri. 22nd Mar. 8.30pm. Fashion Scene, Charlestown; Swamp,
Castlebar; E.J's Mans Shop, Sligo; Glamour Girl, Tubbercurry.
Summer Festival 2013: Plans are underway for a Summer Festival over the last
weekend in July (26th-28th).It will include food & craft street market,
music, dancing & entertainment, heritage exhibition,a family fun day.
Organisers meeting Thurs Mar 21 8pm Charlestown Arts Centre (above Library)
& would welcome input from anyone who would like to be involved.If Festival
is a success, it is hoped to introduce this as an annual event.
Roscommon CDP Ballaghaderreen are running Diversity Awareness Training Fri
22nd March, 10 am - 1 pm.Training is intended for the general public but may be
of particular interest to those working in community development, social
services, youth services, teaching & childcare. Booking is essential. 094
9862565 or Catherine on 086 3885000 Tues to Friday
Association Women's Mini Marathon in Castlebar Sun May 5th.Register on
www.iregister.ie/teamwsterncare or call 094 9029144
Cancer Support Association: A Support Group meeting for people living with
or surviving cancer at Rock Rose House, Castlebar Thurs 21st March 7pm. 094
The Social Inclusion Forum 2013 put in place by the Government
to support the development & implementation of its plans to address poverty
& social exclusion. SIF 2013 takes place March 26th in Croke Park. To
register email firstname.lastname@example.org. 087 8745737
Card Drive: Final card game in the Pastoral Centre will take place on
Friday 22nd March.
Music in Davys: Traditional music
Sunday night with Joe Grady. All musicians welcome.