Newsletter 10th April

Castlemaine Parish                                                                  Palm Sunday  – 9th/10th April 2022

Please pray for John O’Connor, Cork/Limerick formerly of Lassabue RIP

Mass Intentions

Sat. 9th AprilKiltallagh     Keel12:00 pm     7:30 pmTom O’Dowd, Ballycrispin Months Mind   John Barton, Boolteens  
Sun. 10th AprilKiltallagh10:00 amDenis Geaney, Knockane & all deceased family members
Tues 12th AprilKeel10:00 am 
Thur 14th AprilKiltallagh   Keel5:00 pm   6.30 pm    Holy Thursday
Fri. 15th AprilKeel   Kiltallagh  3:00 pm   7.30 pm  Good Friday
Sat. 16th AprilKeel7:30 pmEaster Vigil Mass  
Sun. 17th AprilKiltallagh9:00 amEaster Sunday  

Easter Confessions will take place on Good Friday

Keel 11am to 12pm  & Kiltallagh 11am to 12pm

Priest on Duty: Fr. Danny Broderick 087 9061255

     Eucharistic Ministers
Keel9th AprilDavid Flahive & William Evans
Kiltallagh10th AprilBernie Nagle & Colm Lynch
Keel16th AprilJohn Carmody & Mary Ita Ladden
Kiltallagh17th AprilJack Keating & Miriam Ryan
Keel9th AprilFamily Readers
Kiltallagh10th AprilGerry Buckley
Keel16th AprilEaster Readers
Kiltallagh17th AprilMaurice Daly/Easter Readers
Volunteers for Easter Readings are being organised by Fr Broderick
  • Parish Office: will be closed next Thursday 14th April. It will be open Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th April instead.
  • Castlemaine Offertory Collection: €347.00  Míle Buíochas
  • Ukraine Appeal Collection: €210.00 Mile Buíochas
  • Early morning Easter Sunday Mass at 6am in Milltown will take place.
  • Trócaire box contributions can be given in at all Masses.
  • Please bring in your own candle for Mass on Holy Saturday night in Keel.
  • Recovery Haven Kerry will host a free online course for those supporting a loved one with cancer, beginning on Tuesday April 26th with an introductory session and will then run weekly, via Zoom from 10.30am to 1pm. One day a week, for six weeks, the Building Better Caregivers programme will offer valuable support and practical advice to those supporting a loved one through cancer diagnosis & treatment. 066 7192122 or emailing
  • Anam Cara Kerry is holding its monthly Parent Evening for bereaved parents on Tue 12th April at 7:15pm in the Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee. This event is free and open to all bereaved parents regardless of the age your child died or whether their death was recent or not.
  • Rosary at the Grottos: The Rosary will be prayed each day during the month of May at hundreds of grottos around the Island of Ireland. To see a list of locations, or to register a grotto visit  You can also register by texting 087 278 6552.
  • Divine Mercy Sunday: is Sunday April 24th is. This was instituted by Pope John Paul II. He wanted the world to call on Divine Mercy.  St. Faustina felt the call to Divine Mercy and created the image.  The Divine Mercy chaplet is recited by many people on a daily basis. On April 24th at 3:00p.m. is Milltown church you are invited to come to celebrate Divine Mercy. Confessions will begin at 2:00 p.m.