Second Sunday of the Year – January 20th

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 L.S.U. Convent on Cuba Avenue. All are welcome to come and spend a while with Jesus in the Eucharist.  The sisters welcome everyone who comes to spend time in Adoration.  When you go to Adoration ring the Convent door and someone will let you in.

Mass Times & Anniversaries

Saturday 19th 9:30 am St Rynagh’s N. S.
7:00 pm Moira Daly & Dec. Family, Middle Road St Rynagh’s N. S.
Sunday 20th 8:30 am St Rynagh’s N. S.
11:30 am Patrick Kelly, Main Street St Rynagh’s N. S.
Monday 21tst 9:30 am College of Further Education
Tuesday 22nd 9:30 am Special Intention College of Further Education
Wednesday 23rd 9:30 am College of Further Education
Thursday 24th 9:30 am College of Further Education
Friday 25th 9:30 am Special Intention College of Further Education
Saturday 26th 9:30 am St Rynagh’s N.S.
7.00 pm Leo Mullins, Main Street St Rynagh’s N.S.
Sunday 27th 8:30 am Rose & James Colgan & Deceased Family St Rynagh’s N.S.
11:30 am St Rynagh’s N.S.

Jesus Said, “I am the Resurrection and the Life”.
Please pray for the repose of the soul of Ambrose Hughes, Harbour Road.  May he rest in peace.

Collectors: Team E

Offertory Collection: Last Sunday €1,187

Restoration Collection: €826 (Target €700)

Readers of the Word: January
7.00 pm: Ger Woods and Paul Quirke
8:30 am: Ger Fogarty & Mark Kenny
11:30 am: Claire Donohoe and Liz Dolan

Eucharistic Ministers: January
7.00 pm: Terry Keenaghan
8:30 am: Ann McIntyre
11:30 am: Kieran Horan

Liturgy Meeting in The Presbytery on Thurs.24th January at 8 p.m.

Spring Art Class starting on Tue. 22nd Jan for 6 weeks from 7.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. in St. Rynagh’s College of Further Education in Main St, Banagher. Create a painting from beginning to end, beginners are most welcome. Cost €85 (active retirement members €75) & all materials are included. For more info phone Tracey on 086-2245620. Booking is advised as places do fill quickly.
Baptism: We welcome into the Christian Community James Andrew Lyons, Five Roads, who was baptised recently.

Retirement Club:  Bus for Birr leaving Library Square at 5.15 p.m. on Thurs. 24th.  Money to be paid beforehand please. – 1st and 3rd Wed. of every month, at the Old Health Centre, St. Johns Terrace, Birr, from 10am to 1.00 pm. This is a free service where you can get advice about hearing aids and equipment for your home. No appointments necessary. For more information, contact 057-9351606, or email

Rathcabbin Players present a hilarious comedy “The Two Loves of Gabriel Foley” by play write Jimmy Keary in Rathcabbin Hall from Thursday night January 24th to Sunday night 27th at 8.30 p.m. and the following weekend for three nights Friday Feb 1st to Sunday 3rd. Booking is essential on (087) 2360096 between 6 and 9 p.m. please.

Talent Competition DVDs 2012, Banagher College are available €12. Please pay with order before Friday 25th Jan.

Banagher Library February Opening Times: Banagher Library will be open for normal hours  Thurs. 2 – 5 p.m.  &  6 – 8 p.m.,  Fri. 10 – 1 p.m., 2 – 5 p.m., Sat. 10 – 1 p.m. with the sole exception of the afternoon of Friday 15th February when the Library will close 2 – 5p.m.    Banagher Library: 057 9151471.

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