No. 1734 ~ FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT
SUNDAY MASS TIMES
Holy Rosary: 6.00 pm
St Eugene’s Moneyneena 7.30 pm
St Eugene’s Moneyneena: 9.00 am
St Patrick’s Sixtowns: 10.00 am
St Columba’s Straw: 11.00 am
Holy Rosary: 12 noon
DAILY MASS TIMES FOR THIS WEEK
Holy Rosary Church
Monday ~ 10.00 am and 7.30 pm Tuesday – Friday ~ 10.00 am
St Eugene’s Church Moneyneena
Wednesday ~ 7.30 pm
St Columba’s Church 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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Helpline telephone number: 07710838050
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FEASTS OF THE WEEK
Monday 3: St Francis Xavier, priest.
Friday 7: St Ambrose,
Saturday 8: The Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
This feast is a holyday of obligation. Vigil Masses on Saturday evening covers our obligation to attend Sunday Mass or the holyday Mass but not both.
Confessions before Masses on both evenings.
Friday 7 December
Holy Rosary ~ 6.00 pm
St Eugene’s Moneyneena ~ 7.30 pm.
Please Note: Weekly Anniversary Mass on Friday 7 December will be celebrated this week in St Eugene’s Church Moneyneena.
Saturday 8 December
St Patrick’s Sixtowns ~ 10.00 am
St Columba’s Straw ~ 11.00 am.
Eucharistic Adoration in Holy Rosary on Monday 3 December. Starts after the 10.00 am Mass, continues until 7.25 pm. .
PADRE PIO MASS
Monthly Mass in honour of St Pio of Pietrelcina will be celebrated on Monday 3 December at 7.30pm in Holy Rosary Church. Rosary and novena prayers 7.10 pm.
IRISH CATHOLIC NEWSPAPER
As part of The Irish Catholic Evangelisation Initiative, the newspaper will be available each week for the next 10 weeks for £1. We encourage those who have never bought the paper before to consider buying it this week.
PARISH CAROL SERVICE
Annual Parish Christmas Carol Service will be held on Sunday 16 December in St Columba’s Church Straw at 6.00 pm.
The Carol Service will include the presentation of gifts for distribution by the St Vincent de Paul local conference.
Parishioners are invited to please bring a non - perishable food item as their gift for presentation during the Carol Service. All welcome to Parish Carol Service.
SPECIAL SVP COLLECTION
Annual Christmas Collection will be taken up following Masses on 15 and 16 December. Your support for the vital work of the Conference in our parish will be greatly appreciated, especially at this time of year which can be difficult for some people and their families in our local community.
We extend our prayerful sympathy to the family and relatives of:
Patsy Henry Philadelphia.