Church of the Holy Family Newsletter: Sun. 3rd Dec. ’23

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

Saturday 7.30pm ………. Ron Miller; Frank & Frances Rodgers
Sunday 9.00am ………… Priest’s Intention
Sunday 11.00am ………… Missa Pro Populo
Monday at 10.00am …… Kathleen Gallagher, Drimaha
Tuesday at 10.00am ……… RDS Living Members
Wednesday at 7.30pm …… Neil Boyle & Deceased Family, Tullymore
Thursday at 10.00am …… Peter, Catherine & Deceased Gallagher Family, Meenakillew
Friday at 10.00am…… Pro Populo
Friday at 7.30pm………. Hugh Francis Mc Hugh, Brackey
Saturday at 11.00am……. Ellen & Francie Cassidy, Hill Head
Saturday 7.30pm ………. Paddy Gavigan, Tullycleave – Rose & Patrick Mc Connell, Brackey

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Every Friday from 10.00am until 7.15pm in the Oratory.

Recently deceased

Kathleen Gildea, Monargan

Alana Harkin, Gleneely (Month’s mind)

Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord

Friday 8th December

Feast of the Immaculate Conception and a holy day of obligation. Masses at 10.00am and 7.30pm.

Pro-Life Mass

Tuesday 12th December at 7.00pm in the Church of the Irish Martyrs, Letterkenny.


For children and young people continues every Monday from 5.00-6.00pm in the Parish Centre.


Thanksgiving Mass in the Parish Centre, Stranorlar on Sunday 3 rd December at 3.00pm. Everyone welcome. Ultreya in Niall Mor Centre, Killybegs on Friday 8 th December at 8.00pm.

Raphoe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Fatima

This will take place from the 18th – 25th July 2024. For further details please contact Mena on 074 9121748 or 086 1655513 or Eileen on 083 1175135.

Trocaire Global Gifts

Ideal as Christmas presents. Available from Fr Aodhan at 087 4758009. See for details.

St Marys NS Cake Sale

After the 7.30pm mass on Saturday 16th and 11am Mass on Sunday 17th December in the Parish Centre.

St Vincent De Paul (St Shanaghan Conference):

The Annual Christmas Collection will take place on Saturday 16 th and Sunday 17th December. Thank you to all who continue to support the local SVP.

Treasure Island

The Glenties Comprehensive and Glenties Musical Theatre present their first Panto in the school gym at 8.00pm on 20/21/22 of December and 5.00pm on 23rd December. Tickets available at school on (074) 9551172.

Parish Contribution for Sunday 26th November €2,533.00

Thank you for your generous contribution