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BALLINASCREEN PARISH BULLETIN - 10 March 2019

No. 1748 ~ FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT

SUNDAY MASS TIMES

VIGIL MASSES

Holy Rosary: 6.00 pm

St Eugene’s Moneyneena 7.30 pm

SUNDAY

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 – Thursday ~ 7.00 am and 10.00 am

Friday ~ 10.00 am

St Eugene’s Church Moneyneena

Wednesday ~ 7.30 pm

St Columba’s Church Straw

Friday ~ 7.30 pm

St Colm’s High School

Tuesday – Thursday ~ 8.40 am.

CONFESSIONS

Before the Vigil Masses

Fr. Peter Madden PP VF

40 Derrynoyd Road

Telephone: 79628376

Email:ballinascreenparish@gmail.com

Fr John Downey CC

36 Moneyneena Rd

Telephone: 79628375

Email: j.downey75@btinternet.com

Fr Dermot McGirr CC

50 Tobermore Road, Desertmartin

Telephone: 79632196

PARISH OFFICE

9 High Street Tel: 79628248

Opening Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

9.00 am – 3.00 pm

Friday 9.00 am – 1.00 pm

Wednesday ~ Closed

BULLETIN NOTICES

All notices for the Bulletin should be received by 1.00 pm on Wednesday. ballinascreenparish@gmail.com

SVP HELPLINE

Helpline telephone number: 07710838050

PARISH WEBCAM

Masses in the Holy Rosary Church are transmitted live on the parish website:

www.parishofballinascreen.com

ST PATRICK’S DAY 2019

Next Sunday 17 March is St Patrick’s Day.

Vigil Mass will be celebrated in Irish on Saturday 16 March at 7.30 pm in St Eugene’s Moneyneena.

All Masses on 16 and 17 March for St Patrick's Day will be at the usual Saturday Vigil and Sunday Mass times.

DEATH NOTICES

In the event of the death of a loved one in the parish and the funeral is to take place in the parish of Ballinascreen or Desertmartin

a member of the family must inform Fr Madden or Fr Downey or Fr McGirr as soon as it is convenient. This allows for the family to receive the best possible support that the parish can offer at the time of a death and to enable them to make the necessary arrangements.

TRÓCAIRE

We welcome to the parishes of Ballinascreen and Desertmartin this weekend representatives from Trócaire who will promote and explain this year’s Trócaire Lenten Campaign. Trócaire boxes are now available at the back of each of the churches.

VISITATION OF SICK AND HOUSEBOUND

Fr Downey will visit the sick in his care on Monday 11, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 March.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION

Adoration in Holy Rosary Church on Monday 11 March, starts after 10.00 am Mass and ends at 7.25 pm. Mass 7.30 pm.

ST COLUMBA’S CHURCH STRAW

Straw Church reopens this weekend and we have been assured that the work will be completed by next Sunday.

PARISH SURVEY

Survey forms are still available in all the churches or from the Parish Office. Please complete one and return it on or before March 24. Alternatively, it may be completed online by following the link on the parish website.

DEATHS

We extend our prayerful sympathy to the family and relatives of:

Joseph Sargent, Cavanreagh Road,

Joe Conway, Ballinascreen Fold,

Charlie McAuley, Manchester,

Josie Molloy, Maghera,

Margaret McRandal, Ballymena.

MONTH’S MIND MASSES