27/09/2015 :: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time



Congratulations to :

Aine Fahy
who was baptised recently.

We welcome Aine into the Christian Community


Congratulations on your marriage

Congratulations to Stephanie Moylan and Joseph Hirst who were married recently.

Rest In Peace

Rest In Peace

We Pray for

Tommy Kilkelly, Crushoa

who was buried this weekend.
Condolences to his family.

Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered
Sat. 26th 7pm Pat Keane, Caheravoneen, Anv.
Geraldine McInerney, Anv. & Patrick & Bridget Keane, Carnmadra [Special Intention]
Sun. 27th 9am People of the Parish
12pm Joe Mitchell [2nd Anniversary]
Tue. 29th 7pm Ballinderreen
Wed. 30th 11.45am Blake Manor Nursing Home, Ballinderreen
Thurs. Oct 1st 10am People of the Parish
Fri. Oct 2nd 10am Mass
Sat. Oct 3rd 7pm P.J. Burke, [1st Anniversary]
Gerry, Tom & Paddy Donohue
Sun. 4th 9am Tom Carr, [Anniversary]
12pm John Fahy, Kinvara West, [2nd Anniversaary]
Deceased members of the O’Connor Family, Newline
Last Sunday’s Collection

€1,385.00 A sincere ‘Thank you’ for your generosity and support. All the money collected in the weekend collections goes towards the maintenance and upkeep our Parish and Churches.


A second collection will be taken up this weekend in aid of the Syrian Refugees

Thank you …

… to all who supported the coffee morning for Galway Hospice at the Pier Head ,€927 was raised.

Blake Manor Nursing Home

Please Note: Mass on Wed. 30th will be celebrated in Blake Manor Nursing Home, Ballinderreen at 11.45am

Youth Choir

Practice every Wed. at 7pm in the Pastoral Centre, new members welcome!

Clare Bus

We would like to thank everyone who contributed to their recent Churchgate Collection. For details call 061 924 375,

Lorna Byrne

Lorna Byrne, Author of several books including Angels in my hair & Love from Heaven is doing a fund raiser for Unicef Ireland and Apa on  18th of Oct. The Strand Hotel,Ennis Rd, Limerick at 2.30pm. tickets to meet& hear Lorna talk are availableon  www.lornabyrne.com or from the strand Hotel on 061421800. All welcome

free Diploma in Multimedia course

Last chance to apply for free Diploma in Multimedia course starting 12th Oct.  Fulltime course, City & Guilds Diploma.  Training allowances for eligible candidates. Also last few places remaining for Community Care part time commencing 7th Oct. Now recruiting for Tourism Course starting in Nov. Contact GRETB Gort on 091 630624 or sinead.morgan@gretb.ie

Seamount College, Kinvara

Information evening for prospective 2016 First Year Students and their Parents, Mon. Oct. 5th, 2015. Principal’s Speech 4:30pm

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Are you caring for someone with Alzheimer’s/ Dementia?
Support Group for family carers of people with dementia, last Thur. of every month commencing
Thur. 24th Sept. 11am, Belmont Suite, Flannerys Hotel, Renmore,
All welcome.
Further information please contact: Maureen Mannion 086 -8211540.


to St Colman’s Cell: Slieve Carran, Oct 11th. Starting 2.30pm with Stations of the Cross at the gates to the national park & arriving at St Colman’s Oratory for Mass.

Loose change / coppers

Anyone who wishes to donate their loose change / coppers to a worthy cause can do so towards the end of Nov. A collection will be organised and proceeds will go to St. Vincent de Paul and Trocaire.

Parish Office

Parish Office Opening Hours:

Tuesday & Wednesday Ballinderreen 9.30am—12.30pm
Thursday & Friday Kinvara 9.30am—12.30pm

Phone no. 086-8577644

The Online Resource for Kinvara & Ballinderreen Parishoners