The Holy Family – December 30th

Priests of the Parish

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

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

Adoration: Wed. 10.00 am – 6.00 pm in the Convent Chapel. All are welcome to come and spend a while with Jesus in the Eucharist.

Mass Times & Anniversaries

 Saturday 29th 9:30 am Emily Horan (Month’s Memory)
7:00 pm Thomas Lucas St Rynagh’s N. S.
Sunday 30th 8:30 am St Rynagh’s N. S.
11:30 am Johnnie O’Brien, Ard Abhann. (1st Anniv) St Rynagh’s N. S.
Monday 31st 7.00 pm Special Intention St Rynagh’s N.S.
Tuesday 1st 9:30 am Billy Burke, Claremont.
St Rynagh’s N.S.
Wednesday 2nd 9:30 am Special Intention St Rynagh’s N.S.
Thursday 3rd 7:00 pm St Rynagh’s N.S.
Friday 4th 9:30 am Special Intention St Rynagh’s N.S.
Saturday 5th 9:30 am St Rynagh’s N.S.
7.00 pm Eileen & Bernard Lyons, Harbour Road. St Rynagh’s N.S.
Sunday 6th 8:30 am Seamus Flynn, Main Street St Rynagh’s N.S.
11:30 am James & Kitty Lynch, Lena Nevin and Gret Ryan, Shannon Harbour. St Rynagh’s N.S.

Jesus Said, “I am the Resurrection and the Life”.
Please pray for the repose of the soul of Meave O’Grady (nee Martin) Howth, sister of Kevin & Michael Martin.  May she rest in peace.

First Friday:   Fr. Pierre will make his First Friday calls on Thurs. & Friday.

Collectors: Team B

Offertory Collection: Last Sunday €1,504

Restoration Collection: €721 (Target €700)

Readers of the Word: December
7.00 pm: Maria Curley and Róisín McMahon
8:30 am: Kevin McGuckin and Caroline McGee
11:30 am: Petria Malone and Laura McManus

Eucharistic Ministers: December
7.00 pm: Ann Gallagher and Paddy Scales
8:30 am: Carmel O’Sullivan
11:30 am: Kay Hayes Hickey and Damian Keenaghan

Thank you to all those who helped in any way to prepare for our Christmas Masses and Carol Service.  Your help is much appreciated.

Minor & Senior Presentation Night on Sat. 5th Jan. 2012 in Dooley’s Hotel at 8 p.m.  Tickets €15 are available from Mary Kelly and Siobhan Doyle.

St. Rynagh’s Camogie Club are collecting any unwanted bags of clothes.  Bags can be left with Pasquelina or Ann Marie or ring 087 1894778.

Banagher Foroige Club:  The club returns January 10th 2013.

Clonfert Cemetery:  Our A.G.M with regard to the future of the Cemetery will be held on Mon. 14th Jan. 2013 at 8 p.m.  All who have plots or family interned there please attend.

Banagher Library will reopen on Thursday 10th January 2013.

Ferbane/Banagher Macra club is always welcome to new members, so if you live in the Ferbane/Banagher region and  have an interest in sport, agriculture, drama, debating, public speaking or the performing arts then please contact club secretary Tom Needham 085 7145307.

Banagher Review 2012 on sale in local shops.  The 25th Edition contains 240 pages and 800 photos of events throughout the year.

Unwanted Christmas Gifts: These can be given to either the St. Vincent de Paul shop in Birr (clothing only) or to the Sue Ryder Shop, Main St., Birr.

Fr. John Fahy –Radical Republican & Agrarian Activist 1893- 1969 by Jim Madden.  Some copies still available in Flynn’s and Feeneys.

Presentation to St Rynagh’s U-13 & U-14 champion young hurlers at Banagher College, Colaiste na Sionna on Sunday December 30th at 5 p.m. Tickets costing €10 each can be obtained from Celine Flannery or any committee member.