No. 1701 ~ SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER ~ DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY
SUNDAY MASS TIMES
Holy Rosary: 6.00 pm
An Rath Dubh: 7.30 pm
An Rath Dubh: 9.00 am
St Patrick’s Sixtowns: 10.00 am
St Columba’s Straw: 11.00 am
Holy Rosary: 12 noon
DAILY MASS TIMES
Monday ~ 10.00 am and 7.30 pm
Tuesday ~ 10.00 am
Wednesday ~ 10.00 am
Thursday ~ 10.00 am
Friday ~ 10.00 am
St Columba’s Straw
Friday ~ 7.30 pm
Before the Vigil Masses
Fr. Peter Madden PP VF
40 Derrynoyd Road
Fr John Downey CC
36 Moneyneena Rd
Fr Dermot McGirr CC
50 Tobermore Road, Desertmartin
9 High Street Tel: 79628248
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
9.00 am – 3.00 pm
Friday 9.00 am – 1.00 pm
Wednesday ~ Closed
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FEASTS OF THE WEEK
Monday 9: The Annunciation of the Lord. Giving her consent to God’s word, Mary becomes the mother of Jesus. This feast was held over to this date as 25 March was Palm Sunday.
Wednesday 11: St Stanislaus, bishop and martyr. He became bishop of Krakow in 1072. He died in1097.
Friday 13: St Martin I. He died in 655.
DIVINE MERCY DEVOTIONS
Divine Mercy Devotions will be held in St Columba’s Church Straw today, Sunday 8 April at 3.00 pm. Everyone welcome.
Prayer for Life
As voters in the South prepare for the forthcoming referendum on abortion, we will assist them with our prayers. On Friday evening, April 13, and every Friday thereafter until the day of the referendum there will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament in St Columba's Church Straw from 6.00 pm - 7.25 pm.
Please join in this Prayer for Life to protect the unborn and to support their mothers and fathers in choosing to continue with their pregnancies, especially in difficult circumstances.
VISITATION OF SICK AND HOUSEBOUND
Fr. Downey will visit the sick in his care on Monday 9, Thursday 12 and Friday 13 April.
Eucharistic Adoration in Holy Rosary Church, on Monday April 9 will commence after the 10.30 am Mass and conclude with Mass at 7.30 pm.
DERRY DIOCESAN SOCIETY MASS
The 10.00 am Mass on Monday April 9 in Holy Rosary Church will be offered for all the deceased members of the Derry Diocesan Society.
PADRE PIO MASS
Monthly Mass in honour of St Pio of Pietrelcina will be celebrated in Holy Rosary Church on Monday 9 April at 7.30 pm. Rosary and novena prayers commence at 7.10 pm. All welcome.
Requiem Mass for James Murray, Dunlogan and Aldershot, who was buried on Holy Thursday, will be held in An Rath Dubh Moneyneena on Saturday 14 April at 7.30 pm.
MONTH’S MIND MASSES
John Bradley, Sixtowns Road, in St Patrick’s Sixtowns on Sunday April 15 at 10.00 am.
Anna McGuigan, Cahore, in St Columba’s Church Straw on Sunday April 15 at 11.00 am.
FIRST ANNIVERSARY MASSES
Joe Conway, Glengomna Road, Friday 13 April, in St Columba’s Church Straw at 7.30 pm.
Mary Kelly, Cahore, Saturday 14 April in Holy Rosary Church at 6.00 pm.