Candle Light Procession in Ckonfert Church

Praying & Lighting Candles during May Novena in Clonfert Church

 

Masses;

Meelick;

6.30pm (Jan, Feb, March, June, July, August)

8.00pm (April, May, June, Oct, Nov, Dec)

Eyrecourt;

Sunday 11.00am

Weekdays 9.30am

Clonfert;

Sunday 9.30am

Wednesday 7.00pm

First Friday 7.00pm.

Penitiential Services Before Easter and Christmas

Baptism;

3rd Sunday of the Month Eyrecourt Church 12 noon Pre - Baptism Programme 2nd Tuesday of the Month Portumna ( by Appointment .)

Marriages;

Six Months Notice Pre - Marriage Course Accord Family Centre Ballinasloe ( No Sunday Weddings )

Parish Events 2014

Confirmation

Clonfert Church - 10th May 11.am

First Communion

Clonfert Church - 17th May 9.30am.

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May Novena Clonfert Church 1st May 31st Mass Each Evening at 8pm ( Expect Sat ) Adoration Sun 7pm.

Corpus Christi Procession Eyrecourt 22nd June

600th Anniversary of the Foundation of Meelick Abbey Mass at 3pm July 5th

Meelick Tridduum July 31st 1st 2nd Aug 2014 8pm.

 

 


Eyrecourt - Meelick - Clonfert

Mass Intentions for this Week

Meelick

Sat. Sept 6th *People of the Parish***6.30pm

Sat. Sept 13th *Anna May Larkin****6.30pm.

Sat. Sept 20th *Mattie Hanlon ****6.30pm

Eyrecourt

Sun. Sept 7th *John Rooney*****11.am.

Sun. Sept 14th *Dan Coughlan****11.am.

Sun. Sept 21st *Special Intn*****11.am.

Clonfert

Sun. Sept 7th *Rosie Kenny ( Month's Mind )** 9.30am.

Sun. Sept 14tth ( Shared ) Babby Colohan & Patrick Flaherty ****Brendan Kearns *** 9.30am.

Sun. Sept 21st ( Shared) John Mc Cormack & Margaret Melia 9.30am.

Holy Communion Ministers & Readers W / E 6th 7th 13th 14th 20th 21st

Meelick

Sat.C. Salmon O. Flynn R. Nessa Treacy R . Deirdre Burke Sat. Mary Treacy R. Olive Staunton

Eyrecourt

Sun.A. Finnegan S. Broderick R. Basil Larkin R. J. Mc Gauran Sun. Bridie Mulhare R. Padraic Broderick

Clonfert;

Sun. M. Feehan P. Egan R. B. Coughlan R. Esther Dolan Sun.Catherine Morris R. Ciara Lucas

The Ballinasloe Cancer Support Centre provides a free and confidential service for persons with a cancer diagnosis and their families. Presently the centre provides: counselling, reflexology, acupuncture, holistic massage therapy and bereavement support. The centre is open Monday 4-6.30 pm and Wednesday and Friday 10 am * 1 pm.Tel (090) 9645574 everyone is welcome

 

Parish Bulletin **** 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

HACCP Course (Food Safety)

HACCP Course (Food Safety) * on 15th, 16th,17th,18th September 9.30am * 1pm in Adult Education Centre (Old Tech B,Sloe) Places limited * To include your name please contact Dawna Concannon 087-2312197

The Enneagram

The Enneagram facilitated by Fr. Benny Mc Hale will be held in Esker Retreat Centre, Esker, Athenry next weekend September 12th * 14th. Contact Esker 091-844007 or www.redemptorists esker.ie for more details

Chiropody Clinic

Chiropody Clinic will be attending Hayes Pharmacy, Portumna on Fri 5th,12th & 19th Sept and also in Portumna Daycare Centre on Thurs 4th Sept for general & diabetic footcare. Contact Emma on 086 1901247 or 067 27234 for an appointment. Homeclinic and housecalls also available.

Free Part-time Practical Training on the Restoration of Old Stone Buildings for construction workers and contractors starting soon in Portumna. Places limited. Contact the Irish Workhouse Centre on 090-9759200 for details.

Comhaltas Music

'West Offaly Comhaltas Music Lessons commencing Friday 12th September in St. Rynagh's College of Further Education. Class numbers will be limited and all students must have registered in order to attend these classes on sept 12th. NB: All instruments on loan MUST be returned on registration night. West Offaly Comhaltas AGM on Wednesday October 1st.

Ballinasloe Flower & Garden Club

Flower Arranging Demonstration by Sandra Finnegan Gullanes Hotel On Wed. 10th Sept at 8pm Everyone welcome .

'Thought'

The Best FEELING in the World is Finally Knowing YOU took A Step in the Right Direction. A Step Towards The FUTURE Where Everything That You Never Thought was POSSIBLE , IS POSSIBLE.

 

 

Parish Newsletter

Rev. Fr. Declan McInerney P.P. Office 090 9675113 Email address�stbrenseyrecourt@eircom.net

Meelick Sat. 15th Nov. Pat Joe Mullery 8pm Nora Rocke 8pm

Eyrecourt. Sun. 16th Nov. Katie & Michael Salmon 11am John & Mary Gilligan & Nora Sullivan 11am

Clonfert Sun 16th Nov. Nellie Cunniffe John Joe Redden and Dec. Members Tommy & Josie Mills 9.30 am

Holy Communions Ministers/ Readers 15/16th November. Meelick Sat. Olive Flynn R. Claire Dermody

Eyrecourt Sun. Martin Staunton R. Kathleen Treacy

Clonfert Sun. Nuala Nevin R. Aine Stones.

Collection Sunday 2nd Nov �1,480.00 All Saints �580 Many thanks

G.A.A CLUB Lotto results. 5, 16 ,22, 23. 5 Lucky Dips, I Promoters Prize. AGM on Friday November 28th. Annual Progressive 25 card game on Wed. December 10th @ 8.30pm in Eyrecourt Hall Tickets �10

. BALLINASLOE MENS SHED is asking for donations of new and used tools to establish our Shed. Contact Martin on 086 3353152. New Members welcome

. CHIROPODY CLINIC Hayes Pharmacy Portumna on Fri. 14th & 21st Nov. Contact Emma 086 1901247 or 067 27234 for appointment. Home clinic & house calls available.

R.I.P. Rita Galvin, Sean Connell Menlo,(brother of Betty Burns) Marie Monahan, Dublin, (sister of Charles Monahan, Clonfert)

ST RYNAGH�S CAMOGIE CLUB, Banagher College Colaiste na Sionna and St. Rynagh�s Hurling Club in conjunction with Offaly Mental Health Week are hosting a talk by Conor Cusack in Banagher College on Fri. 21st at 7.30pm Doors open at 7pm. Tickets �5 phone 087 1894778.

BALLINASLOE FLOWER & GARDEN CLUB.Gala flower arranging demo in aid of St. Teresa�s Special School, in Gullanes Hotel on Wednesday 12th Nov. Wine Reception @ 7.30pm ADM. �10.00

FAHY LADIES CLUB Annual Christmas Shopping trip to Galway is Thurs. 4th Dec. followed by evening meal; anyone interested please contact the committee.

SUNFLOWERS CHERNOBYL APPEAL. Annual Church gate collection on Sat 8th and Sun 9th Nov. Appealing for much needed funds to help the most vulnerable of 260 special needs children at Bogushevsk orphanage, all monies raised goes to improving their lives. Website www.chernobylchildren.ie .

CLONFERT MASS TO REMEMBER OUR DEARLY DEPARTED at 8pm each Wednesday night during the month of November.

MINOR CAMOGIE FINAL Eyrecourt V Cois Fharraige on Sunday 9th at 12 noon in Loughrea. JNR. C Final Eyrecourt V Loughrea on Sunday 9th at 2.15pm in Killimor. All support appreciated.

CLONFERT CHRISTMAS BAZZAR will be held in the Community Hall on Sunday 23th November, 2014 starting at 5pm. Lots of prizes and a large hamper to be won. All are welcome. Please support.

FACEBOOK PAGE has been set up under the Parish of Eyrecourt, Meelick and Clonfert. This page is for news and events within the parish. Please like and share this page.

EYRECOURT IFA AGM. Meeting in The Shop Meelick on Friday 14th of November at 9pm sharp. Guest speaker and new spraying course will be discussed. All welcome.

EMAIL ADDRESS; Please note change of email address to stbrenseyrecourt@eircom.net. The latter part of the address has been changed.

BALLINASLOE RESPONSE GROUP Candles of Hope at top of St. Michael�s Sq. Ballinasloe on Friday 14th Nov. at 5.30pm. A short programme of word and song supported by local choirs & singers to bring awareness and show solidarity with those who are affected by alcohol, drugs and gambling misuse.

ASTHMA SOCIETY COLLECTION taken up 1st and 2nd Nov. Clonfert �202, Eyrecourt �138.16, and Meelick �86.24. Many thanks Padraig Rooney.

CROI CHURCH GATE COLLECTION will take place on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd November. Please support.

Reflection God Our Father, as we remember those who have gone before us this November, Give us the comfort of knowing that they have gone only as far as you, and you are very near. Amen.

 

 

 

NEWSLETTER

Rev. Fr. Declan McInerney P.P.

Office 090 9675113

Email address…stbrenseyrecourt@eircom.net

MEELICK

Sat. 22nd Nov.     Michael Birmingham and dec. mems. & Hughie & Kathleen Larkin           8pm.

EYRECOURT

Sun. 23rd Nov.             Merlin and Joe Duffy  11am

CLONFERT

Sun 23rd Nov.              James & Patrick Garvey

                                      Molly, Dan & Sonny Ryan

                                      Johnathon Burke & Annie Poland

                                      Frank and Mary Ellen & Rita Galvin     9.30  .                 

Holy Communions Ministers/ Readers 22nd/23rd Nov.

Meelick Sat.                  Sr. Agnes             R. Marguerite LArkin           

Eyrecourt Sun.             Betty Burns                  R.Kathleen Treacy

Clonfert Sun.               Veronica McDermott   R. Catherine Morris.

Collection Sunday 9th Nov €1,325

Many thanks

 

G.A.A CLUB  Lotto results. 19, 20,22,25..No Winner €5600 next week. 5 Lucky Dips, I Promoters Prize. AGM on Friday November 28th. Annual Progressive 25 card game on Wed. December 10th @  8.30pm in Eyrecourt Hall Tickets €10.

BALLINASLOE MENS SHED is asking for donations of new and used tools to establish our Shed. Contact Martin on 086 3353152. New Members welcome.

ST RYNAGH’S CAMOGIE CLUB, Banagher College Colaiste na Sionna and St. Rynagh’s Hurling Club in conjunction with Offaly Mental Health Week are hosting a talk by Conor Cusack in Banagher College on Fri. 21st at 7.30pm Doors open at 7pm. Tickets €5 phone 087 1894778.

CLONFERT MASS TO REMEMBER OUR DEARLY DEPARTED at 8pm each Wednesday night during the month of November.

SCIENCE GRINDS Junior Cert Science, Leaving Cert Chemistry and Biology grinds available. One to one basis or in a group Contact Paula on

087 2436435.

 

CLONFERT CHRISTMAS BAZZAR will be held in the Community Hall on Sunday 23th November, 2014 starting at 5pm. Lots of prizes and a large hamper to be won. All are welcome. Please support.

FACEBOOK PAGE has been set up under the Parish of Eyrecourt, Meelick and Clonfert. This page is for news and events within the parish. Please like and share this page..

EMAIL ADDRESS; Please note change of email address to stbrenseyrecourt@eircom.net. The latter part of the address has been changed.

CROI CHURCH GATE COLLECTION will take place on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd November. Please support.

EYRECOURT CAMOGIE CLUB AGM on this Sunday 16th November at 2.30pm in the Day Care Centre Eyrecourt. All members and parents of juveniles are asked to attend and reflect on what has been a great year for the club. Thank you all for the wonderful support for our minor girls on their great win last Sunday.

PORTUMNA ARTS GROUP AND SHORELINES FESTIVAL are holding their AGM on Thursday 27th November at 8pm in Workhouse Centre Portumna All welcome.The agenda will include election of 2015 committee, reports from 2014 as well as plans for Shorelines Arts Festival 2015. We would love to see more people getting involved in whatever capacity.. big or small.

COUNTRY MARKET NEWS Coffee morning in aid of Portumna Day Care Centre. Friday 21st Nov. in Town Hall 9am to 12 noon.

PULSEWAVE IRELAND offering Bpro heart and artery screening in Loughrea 19th Nov., Galway 20th Nov, Tuam 21st Nov. and Clifden 24th Nov.. For further information contact 087 7151623 .

MIND YOUR HEAD.. BE FIT FOR LIFE, Ballinasloe Response Group present GAA star and inspirational speaker Conor Cusack in Gullanes on Wed 19th November 2014 at 7.45p.m.

CONGRATULATIONS to our teams who represented the Parish so well last weekend.

REFLECTION

God loves us, we should not be afraid of loving him. Faith is expressed with the lips and with the heart, with words and with love.

 

 

 

 

NEWSLETTER Rev. Fr. Declan McInerney P.P. Office 090 9675113 Email address?stbrenseyrecourt@eircom.net MEELICK. Sat. 29th Nov Joe and Elaine Coughlan 8pm EYRECOURT Tues. 25th Nov. Mary McDonagh Lismore 9.30am. Sun. 30th Nov. Jimmy & Kate Frehille 11am CLONFERT Fri. 28th Nov Rita Galvin (Months Mind) 8pm. Sun 30th Nov. Michael, Mozy and Jack Murray 9.30am Tom & Teresa & Kieran Treacy & 9.30am. Dec. Mems Treacy Family Holy Communions Ministers/ Readers 29th/30th Nov. Meelick Sat. Mary B. Killeen R. Nessa Treacy Eyrecourt Sun Siobhan Broderick R Katherine Larkin Clonfert Sun. Eamon Morris R. Donal Burke Collection Sunday 16th Nov ?1,450 Many thanks G.A.A CLUB Lotto results. 13,14, 19, 32. No Winner ?5700 next week. 5 Lucky Dips, I Promoters Prize. AGM on Friday November 28th. Annual Progressive 25 card game on Wed. December 10th @ 8.30pm in Eyrecourt Hall Tickets ?10. CLONFERT CHRISTMAS BAZZAR will be held in the Community Hall on Sunday 23th November, 2014 starting at 5pm. Lots of prizes and a large hamper to be won. All are welcome. Please support. FACEBOOK PAGE has been set up under the Parish of Eyrecourt, Meelick and Clonfert. This page is for news and events within the parish. Please like and share this page.. EMAIL ADDRESS; Please note change of email address to stbrenseyrecourt@eircom.net. CROI CHURCH GATE COLLECTION will take place on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd November. Please support. FAHY LADIES CLUB Shopping trip to Galway takes place on Thurs. 4th Dec. Anyone interested contact 086 3493364 or 0909685644. PORTUMNA ARTS GROUP AND SHORELINES FESTIVAL are holding their AGM on Thursday 27th November at 8pm in Workhouse Centre Portumna All welcome. The agenda will include election of 2015 committee, reports from 2014 as well as plans for Shorelines Arts Festival 2015. We would love to see more people getting involved in whatever capacity.. big or small. SUNFLOWER CHERNOBYL APPEAL. Church gate collection raised ?496.70 Many thanks to all who contributed. EYRECOURT LIBRARY?S BOOK WEEK Presentation of Trophies will take place in the library on Monday 24th at 5pm. We would ask all children that are receiving prizes to attend if possible. KILLIMOR CAMOGIE CLUB. Presents Michael English & Band in their annual candlelit Christmas concert in Killimor Church on December 19th at 8pm. Tickets ?30 available from 087 2518165. ADVENT ADULT FAITH DEVELOPMENT GATHERING ?Looking to the future with Pope Francis?. Exploring the joy of the Gospel. In Gullanes Hotel Ballinasloe on Sunday 30th November at 2.30pm to 5.30pm. All welcome. Guest presenter Fr. Eamoon Conway. COFFEE EVENING, CAKE SALE AND RAFFLE in aid of Galway Hospice in the Day Care Centre, Eyrecourt on Friday 28th November at 7pm. All welcome. EAST GALWAY AND MIDLAND CANCER SUPPORT CENTRE. Will feature on TG4 on this Sunday 23rd of November at 9.30pm. This documentary highlights the great work carried out in the centre and the support and understanding it provides to cancer patients and survivors. WAKE IN THE WEST hilarious comedy presented by Moore-Clonfad Drama group in aid of Join Our Boys Trust in Moore Hall Ballydangan on Nov. 28th, 29th and 30th November Doors open at 7.30pm. THE BOGS ACTION GROUP holding a Celebration in Treacy?s Killimor on Saturday 29th November . Music by Joe Connors & Shillelagh. Everyone is welcome. Guests of honour Luke Ming Flanagan MEP, Michael Fitzmaurice T.D. and Councillor Des Joyce. INVITATION TO ALL FAMILIES On Wednesday next 26th November at 8pm in Clonfert Church, we will celebrate Mass for all our deceased. Special Candles will be lit to remember our loved ones, bringing the month of the Holy Souls to an end. Fr. Declan. Best wishes for a safe and happy weekend
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