Newsletter 28th May

Castlemaine Parish                                                                    Pentecost Sunday – 27th/28th May 2023

Please pray for Maurice O ‘Dwyer, Lasabee whose anniversary occurs at this time.

Mass Intentions

Sat. 27th MayKeel  7.30 pmMary Foley, Shanahill West
Sun. 28th MayKiltallagh10:00 amJim Daly, Ballygamboon Months Mind  
Tues. 30th MayKeel10:00 am   
Thurs. 1st JuneKeel  7.30 pmNed O’Shea, Boolteens & Tralee 1st Anniversary  
Fri. 2nd JuneKiltallagh  6:00 pmFirst Friday Mass
Sat. 3rd JuneKeel  7.30 pm 
Sun. 4th JuneKiltallagh10:00 amJohn Joe O’Connor, Ballyraemeen  

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament takes place every Monday in

St Gobnaits Church, Keel from 11am – 7pm

Priest on Duty: Fr. Kevin Sullivan 087 6277638

  • Offertory collection: €671 and Education for Clergy €55 Míle Buíochas
  • Second collection:next weekend 3rd/4th June for Family Services & Accord.
  • Job Vacancy: for Diocesan Advisor for Primary Religious Education

The Diocese of Kerry invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of Diocesan Advisor for Primary Religious Education. As a member of the Diocesan Pastoral Team, this person will take responsibility for supporting religious education in the primary schools. Closing Date is Friday June 16th, 2023. For more details on the role and how to apply, please check out

  • The Irish Cancer Society wishes to acknowledge receipt of €3861.80 which was raised on Daffodil Day, March 24th last in Castlemaine Parish. Sincerest thanks to all for your support.
  • All Ireland Rosary Rally in Knock: The All-Ireland Rosary Rally will take place on Saturday June 3rd from 1pm in Knock.  It will include Holy Mass, the Rosary, the Stations of the Cross, and a talk by Bishop Oliver Doeme. The Main Celebrant for the Holy Mass is Archbishop Eamon Martin. A bus will leave from Kerry. Ring Eilís: 087 6341538
  • GROW: Is a 12-step peer support program  for people living with depression,  anxiety, or any emotional issues in their lives. The meetings are totally confidential, anonymous, relaxed, friendly, small in numbers and free to attend. Grow meetings are held the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm in Ross Café, Lewis Road Killarney.  If you feel you need support, in your life at the moment, please come along. You will receive a very warm welcome. For more information, please contact Area Coordinator Noreen on 086 1726004 or
                                   Eucharistic Ministers
Keel3rd JuneElizabeth Ryle O’Connor & Patrick Flynn
Kiltallagh4th JuneMiriam Ryan & Colm Lynch
Keel3rd JuneMary Ita Ladden
Kiltallagh4th JuneFamily Readers
Altar Society
Keel3rd JuneMarie O’Brien
Kiltallagh4th JuneEileen Keating & Rose Murphy
Offertory Collectors
KeelJune  Patsy Murphy & John Long
KiltallaghJuneMichael Moriarty & Martin Griffin