Church of the Holy Family Newsletter: Sun. 21st May ’23

Very Rev. Aodhan Cannon, PP.

Rev. Philip Daly, CC Kilclooney

Very Rev. Dean Austin Laverty, PE


Ascension Sunday

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: Jimmy & Roise McHugh, Leaconnell; Mary B & John P Boyle, Tullycleave.

Sunday 9.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Sunday 11.00am: Missa Pro Populo.

Monday 10.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Tuesday 10.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Wednesday 7.30pm: John & Teresa Saddler Gildea, Wood Rd.

Thursday 10.00am: Nancy & Francie Boyle.

Friday 7.30pm: Frank McDevitt, Glenconwell.

Saturday 11.00am: Eunan & Tomás Maguire.

Saturday 7.30pm: Bernadette Gallagher, Stonebrook; Evelyn McHugh, Leaconnell; William & Mary R. Doyle & Gary Cahill.

Sunday 9.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Sunday 11.00am: Missa Pro Populo.

Recently Deceased

Bridget Ellis, Loughros Point & Glen.

Eternal Rest grant unto her, O Lord.

Annual Blessing of the Graves

Sunday 6th August 3.00pm.

Ardara Day Centre

Needs committee volunteers. If you feel you could spare time or skills to support the elderly in the community, please call 087-9459500 for more information.

First Holy Communion

Congratulations to the 22 boys and girls who receive Holy Communion for the first time this weekend. May the Lord bless them!

St. Vincent De Paul Society

St. Vincent De Paul Society Ardara have a new confidential phone number:


Ecumenical Prayer Service of Remembrance

Church of the Irish Martyrs, Letterkenny on Thursday 1st June at 5.30pm.

Remembering all staff and former staff of Letterkenny Hospital who have died as well as all the patients who died during the pandemic.

All welcome.

Parent & Toddler Group

Every Monday in the Parish Centre 10.30am to 12 noon.

International Day for Biodiversity, 22nd May

Build back biodiversity into our community, for example, helping bees by planting a variety of wildflowers and native plants; organise a clean-up. Every action helps to protect this beautiful but fragile planet which God has given us.

Parish Contribution

Parish contribution for Sunday 14th May €2382.40.

Thank you for your generous contribution.