Church of the Holy Family Newsletter: Sun. 13th August ’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: Conor Breslin, Castledoherty.

Sunday 9.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Sunday 11.00am: Missa Pro Populo.

Monday 11.00am: Billy Maxwell, Hill Head.

Tuesday 10.00am: Feast of the Assumption / Pro Populo.

Tuesday 7.30am: Feast of the Assumption / Priest’s Intention.

Wednesday 7.30pm: Deceased Boyle Family, Liskerraghan.

Thursday 10.00am: John Anthony Breslin, Ard Lougher.

Friday 7.30pm: Priest’s Intention.

Saturday 11.00am: May Monaghan, Ard Lougher.

Saturday 7.30pm: Evelyn O’Byrne & Deceased O’Byrne Family, Hill Head

Recently Deceased

Tommy Hegarty, Killybegs.

Eternal rest grant unto him O Lord.

Feast of the Assumption, Tuesday 15th August

A holy day of obligation. Masses at 10.00am and 7.30pm.

Annual Blessing of the Graves

A word of thanks to all of you for attending the service and to those who tidied up the graveyard, provided the sound, helped with the car parking and collection etc.

Tax Back

The Parish can receive tax back from Revenue if you are contributing a minimum of €250.00 per annum. Please pick up a form in the chapel and return it to the box on the table.

Annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock

Saturday 19th August starting with Outdoor Station of the Cross at 2.00pm followed by Anointing of the Sick at 2.30pm and Mass at 3.00pm.


Patsy Gildea and family would like to thank everyone who supported the recent fundraising event for the Good & New Cancer Bus. €8445.00 was raised.

Cancer Care West

Coffee morning on Saturday 26th August in Josephine Campbell’s house, Loughros Point.

Narin Portnoo Rosbeg Community Co-op

Are looking at current housing needs in the area. To register your interest for social housing please contact Donegal County Council Social Housing Section.

Parish Contribution

Parish contribution for Sunday 6th August €2050.00.

Graveyard Collection: €2060.00.

Thank you for your generous contribution.