Newsletter 4th March

Castlemaine Parish                                                                    Third Sunday in Lent – 3rd/4th Mar. 2024

Welcome into our Christan community Lillian Mairead Moriarty, Gransha Upper

Please pray for Kevin Quirke, Curraghmore West and  

Patrick O’Mahony, Ballyraemeen

Sat. 2nd Mar.Keel  7:30 pm   
Sun. 3rd Mar.Kiltallagh10:00 am  Willie Spring, Ballyraemeen & all deceased family members.  
Tues. 5th Mar.Keel  10:00 am 
Thurs 7th Mar.Keel  7:30 pm     
Sat. 9th Mar.Keel  7:30 pmWillie Barton, Ballyarkane  Months Mind John Barton, Ballyarkane  
Sun. 10th Mar.Kiltallagh  10:00 amDenis O’Connor, Gurrane 1st Anniversary  

            Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament takes place every Monday in

St Gobnait’s Church, Keel from 11am – 7pm

  • Offertory collection: €91
  • 5.00.  Míle Buíochas
  • Communion calls: will take place in the Parish on Friday 15th March. Please contact the Parish Office on 087 2979864 to be included.
  • Communal First Saturday: For those who would like to fulfil  the second of Our lady’s requests in Fatima for obtaining a period of peace and salvation of souls. The Communal  First Saturday devotions will be held on the 2nd March commencing at 8.45 am in the Church of the Resurrection Killarney  Devotions will begin with the Fatima intentions and  prayer. Followed by the Rosary at 9am. Mass  at 9.30 then 15 mins meditation.   Everyone Welcome
  • Synod of Bishops – Feedback Needed. The Synod of Bishops in Rome wants to hear from parishioners throughout the world about the progress that is being made in sharing responsibility for the work and mission of the Church on the ground and asks for ideas about how this can be done better. To contribute to the Irish Church’s response to this request, or to find out more, please visit
  • Online Advent Retreat. The Priory Institute is delighted to offer a free of charge Easter Triduum retreat ‘Bright Sadness and Solemn Joy: The Easter Triduum’. Visit our website
  • ‘Hook of Faith’ Webinar on Priestly Vocations on Tuesday 5th March from 8pm to 9pm. For further details please email
                                   Eucharistic Ministers
Keel9th Mar.Elizabeth Ryle O’Connor & Patrick Flynn
Kiltallagh10th Mar.Miriam Ryan & Colm Lynch
Keel9th Mar.Owen McCarthy
Kiltallagh10th Mar.Family Readers
Offertory Collectors
KeelMarch   Kevin McCarthy & Gerard Ladden
KiltallaghMarch  John & Rachel Quirke

Priest on Duty: Fr. Danny Broderick 087 9061255