Cloonfad News March 24th 2019


Sunday 24th March 2019 – 10.30 a.m

Pat & Margaret Griffin & deceased of the Griffin Family

Robert Hunt 3rd Anniversary

Oran & Oisin Burke 1st Anniversary

Bernard Flaherty 20th Anniv & deceased of the Kirrane & Flaherty families

Mary & Patrick McGuire and Thomas McGuire & deceased of the McGuire family

Michael Waldron and Parents & deceased of the Waldron family.

Monday 25th March . – 9.30 a.m – As Above

Sunday 31st March 2019 – 10.30 a.m –

Kit Cunniffe (Ballykilleen) Months Mind

Martin & Ann Murray (Meeltraune) Anniversary

Bridie Walsh and Parents & deceased of the Walsh family

ADORATION – Every Monday Morning – 10am to 11am

Always feel welcome to come into the Church to pray before the Blessed Sacrament.

PARISH MASS TIMES PLEASE NOTE; New time schedule for week end masses will come into effect on the first weekend in April.


Megan Hanley, Hannah Burke


Deirdre Donnellan, Nell Keane

Marie Hanley. Josie Costello


Sean Brennan, Michael Brennan, Francis Greene, Seamus Fleming

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE REPOSE OF THE SOULS OF Mary Connolly, Glinsk mother of Kathleen Geraghty, Gurteen. Annie Redmond, New York Aunt of Liam Corless, Mountdelvin. Joe Brennan Trien brother in law of Audrey Greene. May their souls rest in peace.

ANNIVERSARIES: Anyone wishing to have their deceased remembered in the Parish Newsletter, please forward names and dates, they will be included

Bernard Greene, Martin McGoff, Michael Loftus, Martin McGuire, May McGuire, Evelyn Naughton, Michael Griffin, Margaret Levey, Paddy Madden, Robert Hunt, Maureen Deneny. Margie Conway, Robert Hunt, Sean Carrick, Oisín & Oran Burke. May they rest in peace.

Newsletter Notice:-

Text Eileen 087 7634660 e-mail to before 6pm Thursday

Weekly Offerings

17th March Cash €202 53 Envelopes € 275 TOTAL €477

CONGRATULATIONS: I wish to congratulate all the children who were Confirmed on Thursday last, congratulations and thanks to their parents/guardians and teachers. It was a very pleasant and enjoyable ceremony. Thanks to the Pastoral Council and Parents Association who provided a welcome cup of tea and refreshments. Our gratitude goes as well to the Community Centre Committee, Fás and Roscommon Co Council who had the area around the Church, School and Centre looking splendid.

PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL Meeting of the 3 Pastoral Councils (Granlahan, Cloonfad, Ballinlough) takes place on Tuesday 26th March at 8.p.m in Granlahan Community Centre.

DATA PROTECTION All church readers, collectors, Eucharist Ministers, etc are requested to fill in the forms and return to Fr. Joe

ST PATRICK”S DAY PARADE The Committee wish to thank the many people that helped to organise last Sundays Parade. Thanks to the stewards, volunteers, adjudicators and the people that participated in floats. Sincere thanks to our Sponsors.

GRANLAHAN N.S The B.O.M invite tenders to powerwash, prepare and paint the exterior of the school. Contractors must be fully insured and tax compliant. Tenders to be submitted before Tuesday 2nd April. Enquiries to 094 9640366

FRIENDS OF THE COOMBE HOSPITAL John and Lisa are hosting a Sponsored 5k walk next Sunday, March 31st at 1 pm, in the Cloonfad Scenic Walks in memory of their twin boys Oran and Oisin. All money raised will be donated to the charity ‘Friends of the Coombe. Further info and sponsorship cards contact Lisa 0879330033 or John 0863063234.

LOCAL LINK MAYO Next meeting takes place in the Parochial Hall, Ballyhaunis Mond 25th March at 7.45. All are welcome

MOTHERS DAY – is celebrated next Sunday 31st March. We wish God’s Blessing on all mothers.

Kiltullagh Parish belongs to a Cluster of Parishes:

Ballyhaunis 094 9630006/9630095: Bekan 094 9380203:

Aughamore: 094 9367024/964900: Knock: 094 9388100.

If Fr Joe unavailable contact any of the above numbers

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