Church of the Holy Family Newsletter: Sun. 25th Feb. ’24

Very Rev. Aodhan Cannon, P.P.
074-95 41135 / 087 4758009
Rev. Philip Daly, CC Kilclooney
Very Rev. Dean Austin Laverty, PE

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

Anniversary and Memorial Masses as follow

Saturday 7.30pm ………. Cannon Family, Glengesh
Charlie O’Donnell, Leaconnell
Sunday 9.00am ………… Priest’s Intention
Sunday 11.00am ………… Missa Pro Populo (For the People)
Monday at 10.00am …… Patrick Boyle, Mullinacloy
Tuesday at 10.00am ……… Rose Conwell
Wednesday at 7.30pm …… Priest’s Intention
Thursday at 10.00am …… John & Ethna Mc Cabe, Common
Friday at 10.00am …… Priest’s Intention
Friday at 7.30pm………. Priest’s Intention
Saturday at 11.00am……. Priest’s Intention
Saturday 7.30pm ………. Mary Rose & John Francis Gallagher, Ballycashel
John Gallagher & Deceased Gallagher Family, Ard Valley

Stations of the Cross

After Mass every Friday evening during Lent.

Walk With Me

Reflections for each day of Lent. €1 each.

Family Mass

This Sunday 25th February at 11.00am.

First Friday

The sick and housebound will be visited as usual on Friday 1st March.

Thanksgiving Mass to recognize Bishop Alan Mc Guckian’s ministry in the diocese will be celebrated in St Eunan’s Cathedral, Letterkenny on Monday 26th February at 7.00pm. Refreshments afterwards in the Loreto Secondary School. Everyone welcome.


The Irish Bishops Charity and overseas development fund focuses this year on Malawi and the need for clean water in an unpredictable climate. Envelopes included in your box of church envelopes or you may pick up a Trocaire Box in the chapel.

Lenten Retreat

Fr Laurence Kettle, OFM Cap from Ards will lead a retreat in the Parish Centre, Donegal Town on Saturday 2nd March beginning with mass in the chapel at 10.00 am. Please bring a packed lunch.

School Enrolments

Any parent wishing to enrol their child in Meentinadea NS please contact school on 074 9541003 or email the school at For Naionra contact

Anyone wishing to enrol their child in St Mary’s NS for September 2024 can do so by emailing the school at or calling 074 9541903.

Anyone wishing to enrol their child in Gortnacart NS please contact the school on 074 9541799 or email

Parents wishing to enrol their child in SN an Bhreacaigh please contact the school on 074 9541279 or email

Parish Contribution for Sunday 18th February €1976.00

Thank you for your generous contribution