THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT
MASS INTENTIONS BALLINLOUGH
|Sat||6||Mar||8pm||Maggie Mc Mahon, Ballinlough.|
|Bill Whiddett & Kimberley Engelhardt Thomas & Dora Mitchell.|
|Wed||10||Mar||10am||Mass for all the people of the Parish|
|Sat||13||Mar||8pm||Martin & Anne Kelly and their daughter Bridie, Carraghs, anniversary. Luke & Maureen Browne, Mt. Lower, Anniv.|
Tom, June & Tommy Fitzgerald, Rabbitboro.
Eugene Daly, Ballinlough, Anniversary.
|Eucharistic Ministers:||Church Readers:|
|Sat 13 Mar 8pm||Noreen Beirne, Breda Grogan.||Marian Greene Forde|
|Sun 14 Mar 12 noon||Angela Keaveney/Mary Gormley (B)||Brian Neary|
Sat & Sun 27th & 28th Feb
Ballinlough €575; Granlahan €515.
Mass Servers – Ballinlough. 13/3/2010. David Wallace, Denver Coyne, Roisin Hussey, Mary Flynn.
The new schedule of mass times will commence on 1st April, 2010 as follows:- Granlahan 8pm Saturday. Cloonfad 10.30am Sunday.Ballinlough 12 noon Sunday.
Please pray for the repose of the soul of John Fitzgerald, London formerly of Grange who died recently.
A lay helper of the Missionary Sisters of St. Peter Claver will be in this parish on 13/14 March to appeal on behalf of the missions. Mary will tell us about the work of the Sisters and will be grateful for your support.MASS INTENTIONS: GRANLAHAN
|Sun||7||Mar||12 noon||Patrick, Agnes & Bernadette Mc Hugh, Williamstown.|
|Tim Conry, Coraslustia and deceased members of the Conry family.|
|Fri||12||Mar||8.15 pm||Private Intention|
|Sun||14||Mar||12 noon||Bob Neary, Milltown, 9th anniversary. Michael & Margaret Neary, Milltown.|
Diocesan SafeguardingChildren policy
The revised Diocesan SafeguardingChildren policy is now complete and will be launched at seven centres throughout the diocese over the coming weeks. Each parish and church area is asked to ensure that at least six people attend this launch and introductory presentation. This number should include four members from the Parish Pastoral Council and anyone who has contact with children in a church setting e.g. sacristan, choir mistress, good news club and the parish representative. This meeting and launch will take place Wed 10th March 8-9.30pm in Knock House Hotel.
The Jack & Jill Community playgroup have been shortlisted for a prize in the AIB Better Ireland Awards. The next step is a public text or online vote, from 15/2/10 until 15/3/10, whereby the community decide how the €10,000 prize fund will be shared among the 3 shortlisted groups. To vote by text, text CASTLER A to 51303. To vote online : Click on www.betterireland.ie, select Castlerea branch and click on Group A.
Ballinlough/Granlahan Youth Café project have been shortlisted for a prize in the AIB Better Ireland Awards. The next step is a public or online vote, from 15/2/10 untill 15/3/10, whereby the community decide how the €10,000 prize fund will be shared among the 3 shortlisted groups. To vote by text text CASTLER C to 51303. To vote online: Click on www.betterireland.ie select Castlerea branch and click on Group C.
All Ireland Talent Show .
On Sunday, March 7th, Olwyn Murray, a Leaving Certificate student in Ballyhaunis Community School will be representing the West of Ireland on the “All Ireland Talent Show”. The show will be broadcast on RTE 1 at 6.30pm. Voting will take place between 7.30pm and 8.30pm. Please vote for Olwyn and help bring an All Ireland title to the West. Thank you.