Newsletter 24th March

Castlemaine Parish                                                                    Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion – 23rd/24th Mar. 2024

Sat. 23rd Mar.Keel  7:30 pm  Nora & Martin Cournane, Tubber & all deceased family members  
Sun. 24th Mar.Kiltallagh10:00 am  Aiden Kelliher, Ballyfinane
Tues. 26th Mar.Keel  10:00 am   
Thurs 28th Mar.Kiltallagh   Keel  6:00 pm   8:00 pm             Holy Thursday Mass   Seamus O’Connor, Anvil Bar & Kilcummin  
Fri. 29th Mar.Keel   Kiltallagh  3:00 pm   7:00 pmCelebration of the Lord’s Passion   Stations of the Cross
Sat. 30th Mar.Keel  7:30 pmEaster Vigil Mass
Sun. 31st Mar.Kiltallagh  9:00 amEaster Sunday Mass Paddy O’Mahony, Ballyraemeen Months Mind  

            Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament takes place every Monday in

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

  • Offertory collection: €880.00  Míle Buíochas
  • Easter Dawn Mass: at 6am in Milltown church – all are welcome.
  • The Chrism Mass: will take place on Tuesday evening March 26th at 7.00pm. There will be refreshments after the Mass in St. Brendan’s College.
  • Killorglin Family Resource Centre: is running a free 8-week programme for women over 55 on Tuesday 9th April at 10am – 12pm. This workshop will focus on planning the next stage of life. Iveragh Park, Killorglin, V93 VR96. 066 9761816 or Booking essential.
  • Marriage Encounter: will take place in Focolare Centre Prosperous, Co Kildare on Friday 26th April register online
  • 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
  • The Legion of Mary in the Diocese are having their annual Consecration to Our Blessed Lady on Sunday March 24th at 3 p.m. This will be held at the Prince of Peace Church in Fossa.  All are welcome to attend.
Keel30th Mar.David Flahive & Michael Murphy
Kiltallagh31st Mar.Eileen Lovett & Mike Carroll
Keel30th Mar.Easter Readers
Kiltallagh31st Mar.Easter Readers
Altar Society
Keel30th MarMarie Barton
Kiltallagh31 Mar/7th AprPeggy Giles & Sheila Spring
Offertory Collectors
KeelMarchKevin McCarthy & Garard Ladden
KiltallaghMarch  John & Rachel Quirke

Priest on Duty: Fr. Kieran O’Sullivan 087 2432155