Church of the Holy Family Newsletter: Sun. 4th Feb. ’24

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 as follow

Saturday 7.30pm ………. Anne & Tom Concarr
Peter Cunningham, Cloughbouy
Charlie & Sarah Coyle
Francie & Teresa Gallagher
Harold & Margret Hennaghan, Wood Road
Sunday 9.00am ………… Arthur Godman
Sunday 11.00am ………… Missa Pro Populo (For the People)
Monday at 10.00am …… Veronica & Arthur Fluery, Hill Head
Tuesday at 10.00am ……… Leisha Breslin, Main St
Ash Wednesday at 10.00am ……… John Harkin
Ash Wednesday at 7.30pm …… Maggie Molloy, Tullycleave
Thursday at 10.00am …… Priest’s Intention
Friday at 7.30pm………. Donna Boyle, Kentucky
Saturday at 11.00am……. Priest’s Intention
Saturday 7.30pm ………. Joe& Teresa Gildea, Crumlin
Tony Shovlin & Deceased Shovlin Family, Liskerraghan
Francie Mc Cafferty, Glencoagh

Wednesday 14th February is Ash Wednesday

Distribution of ashes at both the 10.00 am and 7.30pm masses. Stations of the Cross: After Mass every Friday evening during Lent.


The Irish Bishops Charity and overseas development fund focuses this year on Malawi and the need for clean water in an unpredictable climate. Envelopes included in your box of church envelopes or you may pick up a Trocaire Box in the chapel.

Lourdes Diocesan Pilgrimage

Departing from the City of Derry Airport on Monday 27th May for four nights. All bookings should
be made directly through Joe Walsh Tours on 01 2410800.

School Enrolments

Anyone wishing to enrol their child in St Mary’s NS for September 2024 can do so by emailing the school at or calling 074 9541903.

Anyone wishing to enrol their child in Gortnacart NS please contact the school on 074 9541799 or email

Parents wishing to enrol their child in SN an Bhreacaigh please contact the school on 074 9541279 or email

Carol Service

The proceeds from the collection before Christmas came to €1000.00 and has been forwarded to UNICEF to help children in war -torn Gaza. Thank you.

Crib Donations came to €360.00 and was sent to Sr Helena McKinney (sister of Mary Mc Devitt, Glenconwell) for her charity Streetwise that works with street children in South Africa.

Parish Contribution for Sunday 4 th February €2618.00.

Thank you for your generous contribution