Newsletter 6th August

Castlemaine Parish                                                                    The Transfiguaration of the Lord  – 5th/6th August 2023

Please pray for Mary Murphy, Scartaglen mother of Eileen Keating, who died recently.

Mass Intentions

Sat. 5th Aug.Keel7.30 pm  John & Mary McKenna, Whitegate
Sun. 6th Aug.Kiltallagh10:00 amDan Griffin, Cloughlea  
Tues. 8th Aug.Keel10:00 am   
Thurs 10th Aug.Keel  7.30 pmJohn & Margaret Cournane, Ross & Maureen Molloy, London & Ross  
Sat. 12th Aug.Keel  7.30 pmJohn Fitzgerald, Gortnahulla Months Mind  
Sun. 13th Aug.Kiltallagh10:00 am  Michael 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: €716.00  Míle Buíochas
  • Second collection: this weekend is for Pastoral Centre.
  • Communion Calls: will take place in the Parish on Friday 11th August.
  • The Statue of Our Lady of Fatima will be on Main St. Killarney on Sun. 13th August. Prayers including the Rosary will be recited at 3 p.m. 
  • Divine Will Consecration: will take place in the Church of the Resurrection, Killarney on August 15th. Adoration, Rosary, Holy Mass & Consecration beginning at 2pm. All are welcome.
  • The Priory Institute  two-week online Summer School on the Gospel of John will run  from 14-28 August. The course includes eight recorded presentations and two on-line zoom discussions
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Church Scartaglen: the next day of prayer for healing at will be on Sunday Sep 17th.Our team is taking a break for July and August. We wish all our patrons a relaxed and happy summer, and we look forward to meeting you all again in September.
  • Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock: Sat. 26th August will be our first diocesan pilgrimage to Knock Shrine. Pastoral areas/parishes are arranging buses. Mass commences at 2.30pm until 4.30 pm.
  • Kerry Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from Sept 1st.

to the 6th led by Bishop Ray. Flights from Kerry Airport. Booking through Marian Pilgrimages Dublin. Poster at the back of the church.

  • Ordination to the Priesthood of Rev Mark Moriarty: Rev Mark Moriarty will be ordained to the priesthood for the diocese of Kerry in the Cathedral, Killarney at 3pm next Sunday, 13th August. His ordination is a source of great hope and joy for the whole diocese. Remember him in your prayers.
                                   Eucharistic Ministers
Keel12th AugustElizabeth Ryle O’Connor & Patrick Flynn
Kiltallagh13th AugustFergus Culloty & Catherine O’Connor
Keel12th AugustFamily Readers
Kiltallagh13th AugustRachel Prenderville
Altar Society
Keel12th AugustSusan & Sarah Clifford
Kiltallagh13th AugustNoreen Breen
Offertory Collectors
KeelAugustTom Evans & Cathal Griffin
KiltallaghAugustSean O’Connor & Brendan O’Connor