No. 1774 ~ TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY
SUNDAY MASS TIMES
St Eugene’s Moneyneena 6.00 pm
St Eugene’s Moneyneena: 9.00 am
St Patrick’s Sixtowns: 10.00 am
St Columba’s Straw: 11.00 am
DAILY MASS TIMES FOR THIS WEEK
St. Eugene's Moneyneena
Monday – Friday ~ 10.00 am
St Columba’s Church Straw
Friday ~ 7.30 pm.
Before the Vigil Mass
Fr. Peter Madden PP VF
40 Derrynoyd Road
Fr Dermot McGirr CC
50 Tobermore Road, Desertmartin
Fr John Downey
Priest In Residence
36 Moneyneena Rd
9 High Street Telephone:79628248
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
9.00 am – 3.00 pm
Wednesday and Friday ~ Closed
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Helpline telephone number: 07710838050
FEASTS OF THE WEEK
Monday 9: St Ciaran, abbot.
Tuesday 10: St Peter Claver. Jesuit priest who worked for 33 years among the slaves until his death in 1654.
Friday 13: St John Chrysostom. Lived from 347 - 407. Patron saint of preachers.
Saturday 14: The Exaltation of the Holy Cross. The discovery of the True Cross is dated to 14 September 320.
DERRY DIOCESAN SOCIETY MASS
The 10.00 am Mass on Friday September 13 will be offered for the deceased members of the Derry Diocesan Society.
DERRY DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK
2 seats only are left on the bus that will leave Holy Rosary Church at 7.30 am on Saturday 28 September. Please contact Maire at Ballinascreen Parish Office by phone 79628248 or in person. Cost £35, this includes breakfast and evening meal. This Diocesan Pilgrimage will be led by Bishop Donal McKeown.
VIGIL MASS SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 14
In the light of the excitement generated by last Sunday’s All Ireland Final and the now subsequent replay with a throw in at 6.00 pm, the Vigil Mass in St Eugene’s Church Moneyneena next Saturday September 14, will be at 5.00 pm.
Michael Bradley, May McShane,
Mary Lagan, Susan Clerkin.
LAST SUNDAY’S COLLECTIONS
Priests’ Monthly Collection: £2915
Church Renovation Collection: £1701.
Many thanks to all who contributed.
Baptisms will take place at 3.00 pm in St Columba’s Church Straw on Sunday September 22 and Sunday October 20.
Baptisms will take place at 3.00 pm in St Eugene’s Church Moneyneena on
Saturday October 5.
A baptism card is to be completed when booking a baptism. Please contact the Parish Office to book a baptism.
PARISH ANNIVERSARY MASS
The Friday 7.30 pm mass inSt Columba’s Straw is offered as an anniversary mass for deceased parishioners. if you wish to have your loved one prayed for at this mass you must give their name to the parish office
by Thursday of the relevant week.
ST COLUMBA’S CHOIR, STRAW
Choir practices will resume on Thursday 12 September at 7.30 pm. The choir is looking forward to another year of worshipping God in song and enhancing Liturgical ceremonies. The beginning of a new choir year is the perfect time to invite and welcome new volunteers. Research has shown that singing in a choir has tremendous benefits for physical and mental well-being. Why not give some consideration to joining us for rehearsals, using your talent to help the Church and fulfil its needs with service.
LOUGH DERG 2019
One Day Retreats will be held on the following dates: September 9, 10, 14, 15, 21, 22 and 29. All Retreats commence at 10.20 am and conclude at 4.30 pm. Cost €45 this includes all refreshments and return boat. Booking essential. To book phone 00353719861518 or view www.loughderg.org or email email@example.com