3rd Sunday of Lent – March 8th

Priests of the Parish Fr. Pierre Pepper 057 9151338 Fr. Michael Scanlon PP – 090 64 57122 or 086 8091335 (Cloghan)

Confessions: Sat. evening from 6.30 p.m. to Mass Time.

Adoration: Adoration continues every Wed. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. You are invited to come and spend some time in silent prayer. Why not give 15 min. to God this Wed. All welcome.

Banagher St. Vincent de Paul contact no. 086 1000465

Mass Times & Anniversaries

Saturday 7th 11:30 am
7:00 pm Patrick Reardon & Myers & Reardon Families
Sunday 8th 8:30 am Morch (Martin) Dolan, Curraghavarna (Month’s Memory)
11:30 am Sr. Anne Broderick
Monday 9th 9:30 pm Please Note Mass Time Change
Tuesday 10th 9:30 am Special Intention
Wednesday 11th 9.30 am
Thursday 12th 9.30 am
Friday 27th 9.30 am
Saturday 13th 9.30 am
7.00 pm Ronan Doorly, Garrycastle
Sunday 14th 8:30 am Hubert & Agnes Rigney & deceased family members
11:30 am Pat Lyons, Cushcallow

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Tony Reddin, Cuba Avenue. May he rest in peace.

Offertory Collection: Last Sunday €1232

Restoration Collection: €643 (Target €700)

Collectors: Team A

Readers of the Word: March

7.00 pm  Paul Quirke and Lucy Kelly
8.30 am Caroline McGee & Ger Fogarty
11.30 am Jim Windsor McGlynn & Roisín McMahon

Eucharistic Ministers: March

7.00 pm Margaret Daly and Ann Gallagher
8.30 am Carmel O’Sullivan
11.30 am Kieran Horan and Marie Donohoe

First Confession:  Children preparing for First Holy Communion will make their First Confession this Monday 9th March at 7 p.m. in St. Rynagh’s Church.

Time of Silence and Prayer: Each Wed. evening from 7.30 p.m. to 8 p.m., a short time of silence and prayer takes place in the Church. This is a wonderful way to close the activities of the day. All are welcome.

Launch of St Rynagh’s Hurling Club 5 Year Plan: St Rynagh’s Hurling Club will Launch its 5 Year Plan at Banagher College Coláiste na Sionna on Friday next (March 13th) at 7.30 p.m.  Everybody is invited to attend. It is hoped that as many people from our parish as possible will be able to attend.

New Boat club In Banagher  –  Mid-Ireland Boat club:  We are establishing a new boating club in Banagher to include rowing and sailing. Our primary vessel is a 39ft Bantry Bay Longboat, built in Banagher by local people. For those interested, we will have regular rowing and sailing outings throughout the summer.  Full senior membership (18 +) is €60 per year.  Associated membership €40 per year.  We are having a Club registration/information evening in Crank House, Banagher on Thursday March 12th 2015 at 7.30 p.m. For further information and membership forms, please call 087 2613059, Email: noeltryan@gmail.com or look up Sionn Mhara Facebook page.

The Harbour Hill Pre-School is now taking booking for September 2015 for both ECCE and non ECCE children.  We are also offering a 2 week summer camp in July – week 1: 6th -10th & week 2: 13th – 17th. Places are limited on the summer camps. Age range of children catered for on the summer camp is 3-5 & 6-8 years.  Please contact Jackie on 087 2153253 for any additional information or booking forms.

Do you have Arthritis or Fibromyalgia if so then Living Well with Arthritis course is for you.   Shamrock Lodge Hotel, Athlone starting Thurs. 26th March 7 – 9.30 p.m. for 6 weeks. To book 016470206 or email training@arthritisireland.ie

Banagher St. Patrick’s Day Parade:   Banagher’s 7th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place next Sun. 15th of March at 3 p.m. Please come out and support this celebration of our National Day.

Unwanted Clothes Collection for the Camogie Club.  Bags can be left into Ann Marie Kelly or phone Pasquelina Mahony 087 1894778.  Your support greatly appreciated.