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

Very Rev. Aodhan Cannon, PP.

Rev. Philip Daly, CC Kilclooney

Very Rev. Dean Austin Laverty, PE


3rd Sunday of Easter

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

Daily and weekend Masses at the usual times.

Anniversary and Memorial Masses

Saturday 7.30pm: Martin & Seamus McNelis, Burkestown; Ted Breslin, Wood Road; Nan & Paddy Sweeney, Drumaha.

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: Priest’s Intention.

Thursday 10.00am: Michael & Richard Murphy, Kildare.

Friday 7.30pm: Connell Haughey, Drumaha.

Saturday 11.00am: Conal Gildea, Carn.

Saturday 7.30pm: Dot & Frank Gallagher, Narin Road; Packie & John Gallagher, Meenakillew.

Sunday 9.00am: Priest’s Intention.

Sunday 11.00am: Missa Pro Populo.

Recently Deceased

Francis O’Donnell, Ard Connell.

Richard Murphy, Kildare & London.

Month’s Mind

Martin McNelis, Burkestown.

Eternal Rest grant unto them O Lord.

Mass at Barkillew Mass Rock

On Monday 1st May at 7.00pm.

Parent & Toddler Group

Meet in the Parish Centre on Mondays from 10.30am – 12.00 noon. All welcome.

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.

Darkness into Light

Taking place on the morning of Saturday 6th May beginning at 4.15am. The 5K walk starts and finishes at the Dolmen Centre. You can register either online at or in person at the Coffee Shop, Narin Beach on Saturday 29th April from 11.00am to 1.30pm.

Accord Marriage Preparation

Are looking for new recruits. If you are interested, please contact or call 01-5053112 for more information.

Parish Contribution

Parish contribution for Sunday 16th April €2195.00.

Thank you for your generous contribution.

Parish Envelopes

Thank you to all those who use their parish envelopes. Some of you may wish to set up a direct debit or standing order. Here are the details:

Ardara Parish A/C

IBAN: IE83BOFI90490793978859