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Bible Corner

Today’s psalm presents some lovely passages dealing with our relationship with God. It sees us calling on God to help us and at the end it shows how we too can help others. “A pure heart create for me O…
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Fratelli Tutti

We return to the Encyclical in chapter three and we are looking at what Pope Francis writes under the headings ‘Beyond the World of Associates’, ‘A Universal Love That Promotes Persons’ and ‘Promoting the Moral Good’. In the first of…
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Quote for the Week

The root of all evil is ‘I’, ‘Me’, ‘Mine’ – Saint Padre Pio.

Mass Times

Sunday Saturday Vigil 6.10pm Sunday Morning Weekday Masses this week: Monday 15th 10am and Rural Station Mass 7.30pm; Tuesday 16th 10am and the Vigil Mass for the Solemnity of St. Patrick 6.10pm Wednesday 17th Solemnity of St. Patrick, Bishop and…
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Anniversaries

Fr. Eddie McGovern, Sean Keohane, Mikey Ward, Maim Thompson, Myra Walsh, Batt & Joe O’Mahony, Thomas Abernethy.

Feast Days during the week

Aside from St. Patrick and St. Joseph, there is one other saint on the liturgical calendar this week, St. Cyril of Jerusalem (315-386) on 18th March. He was Bishop of Jerusalem and excelled as a catechist and an administrator. He…
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Trocaire

This year two ladies and their families feature on the Trocaire box and literature highlighting the difficulties so many people are trying to cope with in our world — Awut and Ajak from South Sudan. This is what it tells…
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The Year of St. Joseph

On March 11th we began the Novena to St. Joseph. It finishes on his feast day, the 19th, when he is honoured as Joseph, the Husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The call by Pope Francis to see this year…
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Rural Stations

Masses for the Station areas are on this week, televised and on the internet: Monday 15th; Kilbree, Killorga, Gurteenina, Attaquin, Ballintotis, Ballybutler, Ballyedekin, Farrentrenchard, Bawnard, Loughatalia, Carrigshane and Cahermone. Thursday 18th: Dromada, Gurtstoke, Glenagare, Meelshane, Dromsarane, Caharalton, Curragrine, Loughadarra, Stumphill,…
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Pope’s Intention for March

Intention for evangelization — Sacrament of Reconciliation. Let us pray that we may experience the sacrament of reconciliation with renewed depth, to taste the intimate mercy of Christ.

Quote for the Week

I am first of all a simple country person, a refugee, and unlearned. I do not know how to provide for the future. But this I know for certain, that before I was brought low, I was like a stone…
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Bible Corner

Today’s Gospel comes from chapter three of John’s Gospel. Speaking to Nicodemus we hear Jesus say: ‘God loved the world so much that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not be lost but…
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Mass times

Sunday Saturday Vigil 6.10pm Sunday Morning 8am, 10am and Noon Weekday Masses: Monday to Saturday 10am; this week due to the Town Station Masses there is 7.30pm Mass each night from Monday to Friday. Night Prayer at 8pm every evening….
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Anniversaries

Fr. Rossa Williams, Denis O’Sullivan, Alan O’Connor, John O’Brien, Rosaleen Cashman, Marian Barton, Patrick & Frances Dunlea, Leona Whyte.

Pope’s Intention for March

Intention for evangelization — Sacrament of Reconciliation. Let us pray that we may experience the sacrament of reconciliation with renewed depth, to taste the intimate mercy of Christ.