Newsletter 25th March

Castlemaine Parish                                                                    Fifth Sunday in Lent – 25th/26th March 2023

Mass Intentions

Sat. 25th MarchKeel  7.30 pmDenis & Nora Foley, Fybough
Sun. 26th MarchKiltallagh10:00 amDenis O’Connor, Ballyfinane Months Mind  
Tues. 28th Mar.Keel10:00 am   
Thurs 30th Mar.Keel7.30 pm   
Sat. 1st AprilKeel7.30 pmJohn Barton, Keel  
Sun. 2nd AprilKiltallagh10:00 amEileen Navaratnam nee Daly, Kent UK, formerly of Ballyfinane  

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: €816.00 Míle Buíochas
  • Emigrant Services: €32.00  Míle Buíochas
  • Arthritis Ireland Kerry Branch would like to thank everyone who supported their recent church gate collection. We raised €235. Mile Buíochas.
  • Diocesan Eucharistic Adoration Retreat will take place on the 27th of April 2023 at The Church of the Resurrection Killarney .   Presented by  Fr. Jim Lenihan. Maureen at 087 9514352 Margaret at 0872976304.
  • Walk to St. Finians Holy Well, Commane, Glenbeigh on Easter Monday April 10th from The Red Fox Inn at 1pm. Mass celebrated at the well at 2pm with the local choir. Refreshments, Children’s Activities, Music and Raffle after at The Red Fox.  All are welcome!  Registration for adults €10, Children Free. Walk in aid of Killorglin Family Resource Centre
  • Ballyfinane Community Hall Association: we would like to acknowledge and offer  gratitude to Kerry Co. Council and Department of Rural and Community Development  for allocation of grant aid under the Community Activities Fund 2021. This money was used for electricity, insurance, and water costs during  Covid when the income from classes & activities was at a standstill.  Míle Buíochas.
  • The Annual Consecration to Our Blessed Lady will be held on Sunday 26th March at 3 p.m. in the Church of the Prince of Peace, Fossa. Welcome is extended to everyone to come and place your trust in the Mother of God for ourselves, our families and our country. The consecration is organised by the Legion of Mary and concludes with Benediction.
                                   Eucharistic Ministers
Keel1st AprilMargaret Cournane & Michael Murphy
Kiltallagh2nd AprilEileen Lovett & Mike Carroll
Keel1st AprilFamily Readings
Kiltallagh2nd AprilAlbert King
Offertory Collectors
KeelApril   Donal Buckley & James Moriarty
KiltallaghAprilKathleen Sheehan & Pat Joe Nagle