Cloonfad Newsletter April 14th 2019


Newsletter Notice:-

Text Eileen 087 7634660

e-mail to before 6pm Thursday

Sunday 14th April 2019 – 10.30 a.m – Palm Sunday.

Kathleen McDonnell (Gurteen) 1st Anniversary

Brod Costello (Cloonfad) 19th Anniversary

Tom & Winifred Corcoran (Streamstown) & daughter Mary

John Brennan (Newtown)

Tom Brennan (Streamstown)

Catherine & Michael Brennan (Newtown) & daughter in law Mary Brennan

Monday 15th April . – 9.30 a.m – As Above

Sunday 21stth April 2019 – 10.30 a.m – EASTER SUNDAY

Michael Loftus 13th Anniversary & deceased of the Loftus Family

Ned & Kate Ann Burke & deceased of the Burke Family

Tom Fleming 8th Anniversary. Evelyn Kelly 10th Anniversary

Michael & Kate Flatley (Meeltraune) Annniversary

Michael Morley & deceased of the Burke & Morley 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: Saturday: Granlahan 8.p.m

Sunday :Cloonfad 10.30 a.m: Ballinlough 12 noon


Cloonfad Foroige Club


Mary Costello, Ann Burke

Michael Brennan, Deirdre Donnellan

COLLECTORS – April – Jarlath Regan, Eugene Burke, Willie Lowery

WELCOME: We welcome baby Freddie William into our Christian Community

PRAY FOR the repose of the soul of Mary Hussey Ballinlough, aunt of Pat Godfrey Cloonfad

ANNIVERSARIES:Anyone wishing to have their deceased remembered in the Parish Newsletter, please forward names and dates, they will be included weekly in the newsletter. We remember in our prayers, Martin McGoff. Evelyn Naughton, Eddie Gibbons, Francis Costello, James Hosty, May McGuire, Bernard Waldron,Catherine Brennan. Declan Byrne, Paddy Madden, Pat Flanagan, Eleanor Gannon, Joan Murray,Michael Loftus, John Walsh, Padraic Murray, Tom Tighe. Dermot Fagan, Kathleen McDonnell.

May they rest in peace


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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

Weekly Offerings

7th April Cash €139 48 Envelopes €256 TOTAL €395

VISITATION OF THE SICK – Fr Joe will visit the sick and housebound on Tuesday 16th April starting at 2.30 p.m in Cloonfad

EASTER COLLECTION for the support of the priest of the Parish will be taken up at all masses Easter weekend – 20/21st April.

EASTER CONFESSIONS – will be held after 10.30 a.m Mass today.

EASTER CEREMONIES – There will be one ceremony in each Church

Cloonfad – Holy Thursday (April 18th)Ceremony 8.p.m.

Good Friday- 3.p.m. The customary carrying of the Cross from the Cemetery to the church will take place to remind us of the many crosses people bear in today’s world. It reminds people they are not alone as God is with them. Communion will be distributed in Church.

Easter Sunday– 10.30a.m Easter water is blessed and Pascal candle put in place.

Ballinlough – Good Friday –9.p.m Passion of our Lord in drama. Afterwards the Cross is venerated and Communion will be distributed in Church

Easter Sunday 7.a.m Dawn Mass at Lake O’Flynn

12 noon Easter water blessed and Pascal candle put in place

Granlahan: Good Friday 3p.m Stations of the Cross. Holy communion distributed

Easter Saturday –8.p.m Celebration of the Lords Resurrection

MASS FOR THE SICK – Tuam Cathedral Tuesday 16th April at 2.30 p.m

MICHAEL GLAVEYS – Sen League V St Brigids in Ballinlough at 2pm today.

DUNMORE BINGO TODAY 4.P.M Dunmore Community Centre.

CLOONFAD UTD- Mid Summers Social July 6th Cloonfad Community Centre

WESTERN CARE TEA DANCE Parochial Hall, Ballyhaunis April 26th at 8.p.m. Music by David & Ann M. Godfrey, Carmel McLoughlin, Mick Mulherin. Adm €10

GRETB Dunmore Courses: – Millinery: Wed. 1st  May from 10 – 12 noon.

DIY for Ladies:  Friday 3rd May  from 10 – 12. Both courses run for 5 weeks.

Contact 093 39778 or contact facebook @FurtherEducationCentreDunmore.

DARKNESS INTO LIGHT Walks in aid of Pieta House- Saturday 11th May Registration now open online.

RURAL LINK TRANSPORT are willing to provide a bus service from Granlahan & Cloonfad to Ballyhaunis one day a week. This service will be a door to door service free of charge to Free travel holders & €2.50 max charge. Children under 5 are free. Under 18’s 1.50 one way.  Anyone interested leave your name on the sheet provided at church door Please note that this service will only be set up if there is sufficient interest.

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