Newsletter 22nd May

Castlemaine Parish                                                                  Sixth Sunday of Easter – 21st/22nd May 2022

Mass Intentions

Sat. 21st MayKeel7:30 pm  James Shanahan, Shanakeale
Sun. 22nd MayKiltallagh10:00 am  Maurice Dwyer, Lasabee
Tues 24th MayKeel10:00 am   
Thur. 26th MayKeel7.30 pm  Madge Clifford, Lasabee
Sat. 28th MayKeel       Keel  10:00 am       7:30 pmFirst Holy Communion Ceremony – Fybough & Castlemaine NS   Bridget Gill, Shanahill East
Sun. 29th MayKiltallagh10:00 am  John Joe O’Connor, Ballyraemeen  

Priest on Duty: Fr. Kevin Sullivan 087 6277638

     Eucharistic Ministers
Keel28th MayMargaret Cournane & Michael Murphy
Kiltallagh29th MayEileen Lovett & Mike Carroll
Keel28th MayFamily Readers
Kiltallagh29th MayMike Carroll
Altar Society
Keel28th MayMarie O’Callaghan
Kiltallagh29th  MayEileen Keating & Rose Griffin
Offertory Collectors
KeelMayTimmy O’Connor & Aodhán Murphy
KiltallaghMayBrendan Dennehy & Ted Murphy
  • Castlemaine Offertory Collection: €696.00  Míle Buíochas
  • Education of Clergy collection: €250.00  Míle Buíochas
  • Offeratory Collectors rota will resume in the Parish – Please let the Parish Secretary know if you can help at weekend Masses.
  • Rainbows Ireland: 9-week Bereavement & Separation Support group for children aged 7-12 years will take place at Maine Valley Family Resource Centre Castlemaine May/June 2022 066 9767833
  • Calling all Adorers of the Blessed Sacrament in Kerry Diocese National Eucharistic Adoration Pilgrimage to Knock on Saturday 18th June (Corpus Christi weekend) For details and enquiries 087 297 6304 or 087 951 4352.
  • Siamsa Tíre on Fri 27th May at 8:30pm presents live Irish Trad Music with Leonard Barry one of Ireland’s best pipers along with guitarist, singer, and songwriter Seamie O’Dowd. Tickets: €12/€10/Child €8. Call 066-7123055
  • Accord Catholic Marriage Care Service seeking marriage preparation facilitators. ACCORD Catholic Marriage Care Service is currently recruiting volunteers to train as marriage preparation course facilitators.

If you have a positive attitude towards marriage in the Catholic Church. Successful applicants will receive professional training and will be part of a team delivering marriage preparation courses locally. Contact Aisling on 01 505 3112 or by email to Application forms and additional information on

  • Oberammergau Passion Play 7th -13th August 2022. Places on this once a decade, spectacular Bavarian Event are available.  Spiritual Director: Fr. Dan O Riordan. Details: Premier Travel:021 4277700