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Sixteenth Sunday of the Year
20th July 2014

V. Rev. Nicholas J. Irwin, P.P. – V. Rev John J. O'Rourke A.P.
056 8834855 & 086 3298060 – 056 88 34128 & 087 2370899

All Masses from Gortnahoe & Glengoole Churches
are broadcast on 106.6 F.M.

Defribulator contact numbers are 086 7749521 or 086 7749713

Morning Masses
Gortnahoe: each morning except Wednesday at 9.30.
Glengoole: each morning except Tuesday at 9.30

Eucharistic Adoration
Glengoole: Each Wednesday 10.00 to 8.00
Gortnahoe: Each Thursday 10.00 to 7.00. Come to spend an hour with Jesus.

Cemetery Masses
Glengoole Tuesday 22nd July at 7.30. Refreshments will be served in Glengoole Hall after Mass.
Fennor: Thursday 24th July at 7.30.
Ballynonty Memorial Garden Mass Tues. 29th at 8.00

Annual Outing to Clare
Legion of Mary Annual Outing to Clare takes place this Wednesday. Give your name to Bridie or Fr. O’Rourke for this beautiful day. Cost €40.00.

Knock Pilgrimage
The Annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock on Sunday 3rd August. Please give your names to Bridie or to Gortnahoe Post Office.

Sponsored Walk
A Sponsored Walk will take place in Grange on Friday 25th July at 7.00pm to raise funds for the development of the site beside the Church in Gortnahoe. Sponsorship Cards are available. Special guest, Tipperary Hurling Captain, Brendan Maher, will start the walk. Refreshments after the walk in Hogan’s.

Garden Fete in Kilcooley
Kilcooley Church Garden Fete in Kilcooley on Sunday 20th July at 2pm.

Famine Walk
The Annual Ballingarry Walk will be on Saturday 26th July at 3.00 from The Commons to the War House, led by Tomi Reichental, a Nazi Concentration Camp Bergen-Belsen survivor.

Senior Citizens Outing to Enniscorthy
Gortnahoe Senior Citizens Outing to Enniscorthy takes place on Tuesday 5th August. Bus leaving Hall at 9.00. Price is € 120 per person sharing. €140 for single room. Names to Anne Stokes at Post Office please.

Diocesan Pilgrimage
Lough Derg Diocesan Pilgrimage takes place from 25–27 July. Contact Fr Martin Murphy 086 386 8877, Mary Hennessy 062 71243 or Brigid O’Driscoll 087 630 5889.

Lotto Results
There was no winner of the €14,600 Jackpot. The numbers drawn were: 1, 2, 26 & 28. Lucky Dip winners were: Nora Skehan, Littleton, Marie Dunne, Graigue, Nellie Campion, Graiguewood, Diane Skehan, Fennor, €25. Seller’s Prize: Dollys. Next Draw: 24th July, Mary Willies, Jackpot: €14,800

Viewing Platform Launch
Grange Tower Viewing Platform Launch will be on Saturday 2nd August at 7.00. “Launch Walk” starts from Grange Village. Everyone is invited.

Millennium Family Resource Centre
Chiropodist will attend the Millennium Family Resource Centre, Glengoole on Monday 21st July at 10.30. Phone 052 9157992 for appointment.

Rockwell College 150th Anniversary
Rockwell College 150th Anniversary on this Sunday 20th. July Open Air Mass at 2.00 in the College. Refreshments served. All are welcome.

Youth Summer Festival
Youth 2000 Summer Festival takes place at The Cistercian College, Roscrea from Thursday 14th August to Sunday 17th August for young people aged 16 to 35, an occasion not to be missed to experience the Catholic Faith and meet many new people. Information from or 01 6753690.

Pray for the following

  • Kate Casey, (nee Costello) who died in Dorset, England, formerly Lisduff. Funeral Arrangements later.
  • Martin O’Neill Jnr., Bristol and Clonamicklon, who has died. Funeral in Bristol.


  • Betty, Harry, Paddy & deceased members of the Ceasar Family, Kilcooley.
    Anniversary Mass Saturday 19th July at 7.45
  • Paddy, Mary Kate & deceased members of the Campion & Moore Families, Graigue. Anniversary Mass Sunday 20th July at 11.15
  • Tommy & Mary Duggan, Garryclogh.
    Anniversary Mass Tuesday at 9.30.
  • Molly Lahert, Crossogues.
    Anniversary Mass Saturday 26th at 7.45.
  • Thomas Watson, Fennor.
    Anniversary Mass Sunday 27th July at 11.15.
  • Sheila Scott, Inchorourke, whose first anniversary occurs at this time.
    Anniversary Mass on Saturday 2nd August at 7.45.


  • Martin & Bridget Hayes, Ballynonty, Mattie Hayes, Clonmel & Joan & Diana Slaughter, England.
    Anniversary .Mass Saturday 19th July at 6.30
  • Kathleen Teehan, Ballynonty. |
    Anniversary Mass Sunday 20th July at 10.00.
  • Deceased members of the Stapleton Family, Ballysloe.
    Anniversary Mass Saturday 26th July at 6.30.
  • William & John Butler, Poynstown.
    Anniversary Mass Sunday 27th at 10.00

Invitation Prayer To Jesus
Come Jesus, come into our homes and into our hearts. Stay with us always. Amen.

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