Cloonfad Newsletter 17th Feb 2019

Sunday   17th February 2019 – 10.30 a.m – 

Canon Michael Flannery (6th Anniv)

Martha Kearns (3rd Anniversary) & deceased of the Swords & Kearns families

James & Nora Burke & Deceased of the McGee and Burke families

Monday 18th February .   – 9.30 a.m    – As Above

Sunday 24th February 2019 – 10.30 a.m

Helen Ronane(Ballykilleen) – Months Mind

Mary & Michael Ruane

Thomas Costello (Mountdelvin)

Michael Brennan (Newtown) 30th Anniversary, wife Catherine and Daughter in law Mary

Tom Mullen (Cornabanny) 3rd Anniv & siblings Pat, Teresa & Sally & deceased of the Mullin & Jennings families

ADORATION – Every Monday Morning – 10am to 11am

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

PARISH MASS TIMES (December – March )

Saturday – Ballinlough  8.00p.m : Sunday–Cloonfad 10.30 a.m: Granlahan 12 noon

MINISTERS OF THE WORD- 24th Feb Megan & Mia Ronane
EUCHARIST MINISTERS– February Geraldine Finnegan, Amanda Howard Eileen Brennan, Mary Corcoran


COLLECTORS – February Michael Kirrane. Liam Corless, John Costello, Willie Lowery
CHURCH CARE GROUP – February Margaret Brennan.  Jeanette Brennan. Michelle Brennan. Lorraine Burke

PLEASE PRAY FOR the repose of the soul of Mrs Kit Cunniffe,Ballykilleen. Her funeral took place during the week.    May her soul rest in peace.

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

Stephen Hosty Pat Kelly. Mary Cribben, Nora Burke, Michael Brennan,  Nellie Concannon, Kathleen Madden, Nell Lyons, Michael Regan, John Brennan, Ellen Quinn, Paul Merrick, Jimmy Mullins, Sarah Regan Canon Flannery, John Connolly, Michael Regan,  Martin Jennings, Elaine Bowens,  Kathleen Fleming. Martha Kearns.Tom Mullens   May they rest in peace.

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


Weekly Offerings

10th Feb Cash €130    48 Envelopes €253 TOTAL €383 Total €383

STATION MASS  If any family wishes to host the Stations please contact me and date and time can be arranged.

KNOCK SHRINE SOCIETY seeks volunteers to assist pilgrims who visit the Shrine.  Open to men and women over 18 who wish to share their time and be of service to the Sick and Infirm. Contact John Hynes 087 68914222 or

CLOONFAD CHURCH NEWSLETTERS are now available weekly on

CLOONFAD N.S  would appreciate if anyone has ALDI TOKEN (obtainable with spends over €30) to send them in with pupils or staff.  They can also be dropped to Post Office.  Our target is 300 tokens.

TUAM DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCKSunday 5th May led by Bishop Neary

ROSCOMMON UNDERWATER SEARCH & RESCUE   Recent Church Gate Collection  – Cloonfad €149.40  Granlahan €183.70 Ballinlough €221.85   Sincere thanks to all that contributed to this worthy cause.

NURSERY THYMES COMMUNITY PLAYGROUP are holding an open day Sunday 3rd March  3-5pm. Come along meet the staff and view the premises. Expression of interest forms for September will be available on the day.

IRISH KIDNEY ASSOC. Church Gate collection will be taken up next weekend in the parish.

KILTULLAGH SPECIAL NEED ASSOC. A.G.M  Granlahan Community Centre Thurs 21st February at 8p.m.  New & lapsed members most welcome.

CLOONFAD UTD–  Youth registration 7-8PM Friday 22nd Feb Community Centre. (BOYS ONLY) Table Quiz Sat March 8th in The Three Counties.

CLOONFAD SCENIC WALKS.  Roscommon Co Co invite you to a  5k walk on Sat 23rd Feb at 10.a.m  Free raffle for all participants. Assemble at Resource Centre. Rachel Martens Chartered Physiotherapist will be in attendance.

ELECTRICAL GOODS RECYCLING   Knox St Car park, Ballyhaunis 23rd Feb 10a.m – 4p.m    Any item with a plug can be disposed of safely and free of charge 

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    

GRETB Dunmore: Basic Cookery Course Every Friday morning from 10-1.p.m Basic Hairdressing- Blow-drying techniques commencing soon on Monday nights. Limited places.  Contact 093 39778 for further info or to book a place.

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