Newsletter 28th August

Castlemaine Parish                                                                    22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time – 28th/29th August 2022

Welcome into our Christian Community: Cara Marie & Liadh Danielle O’Shea, Queensland, Australia & Gortnahulla

Please pray for Eileen Carroll, Ardfert (sister of Mary Fitzgerald Gortnahulla) who died during the week. 

Mass Intentions

Sat. 27th AugKeel7:30 pm  Alice Clifford, Gortaleen
Sun. 28th AugKiltallagh10:00 am  Dan Griffin, Cloughlea  
Tues 30th AugKeel10:00 am   
Thur 1st SepKeel7.30 pm  Timothy & Hannah O’Connell, Ballyarkane  
Fri. 2nd Sep.Kiltallagh6:00 pmFirst Friday Mass  
Sat. 3rd SepKeel  7:30 pmPaudie Foley, Caherfilane
Sun. 4th SepKiltallagh10:00 amMichael Daly, Fermoy & Ballygamboon  

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament takes place every Monday in

St Gobnaits Church, Keel from 11am – 7pm

Priest on Duty: Fr. Fergal Ryan 087 2408540

  • Offertory Collection: €703.00  Míle Buíochas
  • Second Collection: next weekend 3rd/4th Sep. is for the Diocesan Needs.
  • Frist Communion Calls: will take place on Friday 9th September.
  • Parish Office: will be closed next Thursday 1st September.
  • Recovery Haven Kerry (Cancer Support House) are hosting (CLIMB) a children’s group support programme, on September 7th. Ring 0667192122.
  • Study Theology Online, is this for you? The Priory Institute provides online Theology courses to degree level. Register before 13th September. Find out more on our website;
  • Anam Cara Kerry, the organisation that supports bereaved parents, is holding its monthly Parent Evening for bereaved parents on Tuesday 13th September at 7:15pm in the Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee Co. Kerry.
  • Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is an internationally recognised training programme for Healthcare Chaplaincy.  CPE can also be used for a time of sabbatical, discernment, or faith formation.  Contact Dr. Margaret Naughton at 066 7184000 or email
  • Synodal Pathway – National Synthesis Published. The National Synthesis Document which gathers the results of the synodal consultation here in Ireland has been published and submitted to Rome. For a link to this document visit
  • The Annual pilgrimage of the Legion of Mary to Our Lady’s shrine at Knock will be held on Sunday 25th September.  Bus will leave the Church of Resurrection (roadside) at 6.30a.m. €30. Tickets from Pat 0868510423.
    Eucharistic Ministers
Keel3rd SepElizabeth Ryle O’Connor & Patrick Flynn
Kiltallagh4th SepJack Keating & Bernie Nagle
Keel3rd SepFamily Readers
Kiltallagh4th SepRachel Prenderville
Altar Society
Keel3rd SepJoan O’Connor & Gretta Ryan
Kiltallagh4th SepBreda O’Sullivan
Offertory Collectors
KeelSeptemberJoan Carter & Nancy Powell
KillyleaghSeptemberWilliam Burke & John Quirke