Church of the Holy Family Newsletter: Sun. 4th Dec. ’22

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.

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

Anniversary and Memorial Masses

Saturday 7.30pm: Seamus Breslin.

Sunday 9.00am: Priest’s Intentions.

Sunday 11.00am: Missa Pro Populo.

Monday 10.00am: Deceased Gallagher Family, Meenakillew.

Tuesday 10.00am: Neil Boyle & Deceased Family.

Wednesday 7.30pm: Joe Whelan, Hillhead & New Zealand.

Thursday 10.00am: Living Members of the Raphoe Diocesan Society.

Thursday 7.30pm: Rose & Packie McConnell, Brackey.

Friday 7.30pm: Hugh Francis McHugh.

Saturday 11.00am: Ellen & Francie Cassidy, Hillhead.

Saturday 7.30pm: Paddy Gavigan.

Month’s Mind

Joe Whelan , Hillhead & New Zealand.

Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord.

Thursday 8th December is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception

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

St. Andrew Novena to prepare for the great feast of Christmas. Recite 15 times daily.

Hail and blessed be the hour and moment in which the Son of God was born of the most pure Virgin Mary, at midnight, in Bethlehem, in the piercing cold. In that hour vouchsafe, I beseech Thee, O my God, to hear my prayer and grant my desires through the merits of Our Savior Jesus Christ, and of His blessed Mother.

Advent Prayer Meeting

Every Tuesday evening in the Parish Centre at 7.00pm to prayerfully prepare for Christmas. It will last about 45 minutes. Come along!

Ministers of the Word and Eucharist

Please collect your rota in the Sacristy.

Meenaneary Women’s Group

Christmas Craft Fair in Meenaneary Community Centre this Sunday 4th December from 1.00pm to 5.00pm. Free tea and coffee and face painting.

St. Vincent De Paul Annual Christmas Collection

You will have received a blue envelope in the post. To help our local conference of SVP to help others coming up to Christmas, please return your donation using that envelope in the box in the Chapel. Thank you.

Donegal GAP Heritage and History Group 2022 AGM

Will be held in the Parish Centre, Ardara on Sunday 11th December at 12 noon. All are most welcome.