Mass Times for St. Patrick’s Day
Mon. 7pm : Kinvara [St. Joseph’s]
Tue. 9am: Doorus [St. Kieran’s]
Sun 10:30am: Ballinderreen [St. Colman’s]
Congratulations to Eileen Murphy and Damien Conaty, Kinvara & Westmeath who were married recently
The Sacrament of Confirmation ceremony will take place on Friday 13th March at 11am in St, Joseph’s Church, Kinvara.
Spiritual Programme for Lent
There will be tea /coffee after the 7pm Mass and the session will last about an hour
Please Note: No session on Tuesday March 17th St. Patrick’s Day.The programme will resume on Tuesday March 24th
All are Welcome
Calling all young adults aged 16-35
Youth 2000 Ireland invites all young adults aged 16-35 to a Catholic weekend retreat taking place from 6th-8th March at Galway Community College, Moneenageisha, Galway City. This will be an exciting weekend attracting over 100 young people from all over the country.
What to: expect? Good craic, excellent speakers, inspiring talks and workshops, prayer, great music, group activities, Youth Masses, Adoration, a Healing Service, games, lots of time to chill out, meet new people and a reluctance to go home!! For more details, see www.youth2000.ie or call 086-2150607.
The weekend is being organised by young people for young people. Parental consent is essential for all those under 18. All meals are provided and accommodation is on site! Don’t let money be an obstacle; just bring any donation and a sleeping bag. Newcomers very welcome!
Newsletter for 01/03/2015
|Our Condolences to the Family of John Forde, Killina who died last week, may he rest in peace.|
|ANNIVERSARIES:||Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered|
|Sat. Mar. 7th 7pm||Vincent Keane & Angela Callinan
Teresa Cahill (Forde) Kinvara
|Sun. Mar. 8th 9am||Joan Kavanagh, Mountscribe|
|Sun. Mar. 8th Noon||Adrian, Margaret & John Joe Flaherty, Cappamore|
|Thur. Mar. 12th 10am||John Killeen, Roo Demesne [Anniversary]|
|Fri. Mar. 13th||No Mass|
|Sat. Mar. 14th||Colum Corless [Months Mind]|
|Sun. Mar. 15th 9am||Nora & Tom Curtin [Anniversary]|
|Sun. Mar. 15th 12pm||People of the Parish|
Theatre Night in Kinvara
Clann Machua Drama Group, Kiltimagh present “Conversations on a Homecoming” by Tom Murphy in Kinvara Community Centre on Saturday March 14th. This play was by Tom Murphy in 1985, and is set in a pub in a small town in east Galway. Doors open at 7.30pm with curtain up 8.30pm. Tickets at €10 will be available on the door or from Amelia C Boutique, Kinvara. Proceeds to Kinvara Twinning Association.
Down Syndrome Ireland – Galway
The Galway branch of Down Syndrome Ireland—annual church gate collection Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th March 2015 Kinvara and Durus church. All monies raised will support services to our branch members living in the greater Galway area, including Kinvara and Doorus.
Last Sunday’s Collection
€1,240: A sincere ‘Thank you’ for you generosity and support. All the money collected in the weekend collections goes towards the maintenance and upkeep our Parish and Churches.
Parish Youth Choir Meeting
New Youth Choir … a great success.
Practice every Wed. 7-8pm Pastoral meeting room.
All are welcome.
The Mobile Library
The Mobile Library will visit Kinvara on March 9th and 23rd between 11am – 12.30pm.
Healthy Eating Support Group
Fri. 6th March 10am to 12.00pm – Parish Pastoral Centre Meeting Room, Kinvara. Meeting will be led by a qualified dietary counsellor . All welcome. No charge,. For more information call Melanie 091-638777 / 087 7099644
SERVE Church Gate Collection
Mar. 8th Doorus. SERVE works in partnership with the Irish Redemptorists to provide eductation & skills training to vunerable communities in Africa & Asia. For further info. 091 781231 / www.serve.ie.