Church of the Holy Family Newsletter: Sun. 19th Feb. ’23

Very Rev. Aodhan Cannon, PP.

Rev. Philip Daly, CC Kilclooney

Very Rev. Dean Austin Laverty, PE

Masses can be viewed on the Church webcams at MCN Media.

Daily and weekend Masses at the usual times.

Confession will be available after the 11 o’clock Mass on Saturday.

Anniversary and Memorial Masses

Saturday 7.30pm: Packie Kennedy.

Sunday 9.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Sunday 11.00am: Missa Pro Populo.

Monday 10.00am: Veronica & Arthur Fleury, Hill Head.

Tuesday 10.00am: Deceased Breslin & Gallagher Families, Glengesh.

Ash Wednesday 10.00am: Phonsie Bennett & Deceased Bennett Family.

Ash Wednesday 7.30pm: Mary Rose & John Francis Gallagher.

Thursday 10.00am: Packie Boyle, Mullinacloy.

Friday 7.30pm: Maggie Teresa & Hugh Francis Maloney, Loughros Pt.

Saturday 11.00am: Charlie O’Donnell.

Saturday 7.30pm: Deceased Cannon Family, Glengesh.

Sunday 9.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Sunday 11.00am: Missa Pro Populo.

Ash Wednesday

Ashes will be blessed and distributed at both the 10.00am and 7.30pm masses.

Family Mass: Sunday 26th February at 11.00am

Cup of tea afterwards in the Parish Centre. Everyone welcome.

Parent & Toddler Group

Starting in the Parish Centre on Monday 20th February from 10.30am to 12 noon. All welcome.

Raphoe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

Led by Bishop Alan. Tuesday 23rd May 2023 for 5 nights leaving from Derry Airport. Cost €879. To book please contact JWT directly on 01-2410800.

Gortnacart NS

Enrolment for Junior Infants or other children in September 2023 is now open. To obtain an enrolment form please contact the school on 074-9541799 or complete it online at

SN an Bhreacaigh

Enrolment for September 2023. Forms available from the school on 074-9541279 or email

Earthquake in Syria & Turkey

Many people have sadly died and others have been left without food, water and shelter. If you can help please contact Trocaire is working in Syria with their local partner Caritas Syria. A gift of €40 will get warm blankets and clothes to a traumatized family. A gift of €100 can provide shelter to people left homeless.

Parish Contribution

Parish contribution for Sunday 12th February €2343.00.

Thank you for your generous contribution.