1st. & 2nd. December 2018 First Sunday of Advent

PARISH OF BALLINAGLERA

1st. & 2nd. December 2018
First Sunday of Advent

Fr.Tom Mannion: 071-9643014 Mobile No. 087-9170879Email: ballinaglera@kilmorediocese.ie

Priests in our Cluster: Blacklion/Glangevlin: 071-9853012
Fr. Tom McManus, Drumkeeran: 071-9648025. Fr. Anthony Fagan, Dromahaire: 071-9164143.

Other Neighbouring Priests: Fr. Francis Murray, Drumshanbo: 071-9641010

St. Hugh’s Church, BALLINAGLERA

Saturday 1st. Dec. 8:00pm: Sonny & Molly Creamer, Greaghnafarna, & the deceased members of the Creamer & Mulvey families.

Friday 7th. 8:00pm: ( Vigil Mass for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception) Bridget Reynolds (1st. Anni) and John Reynolds, (3rd. Anni) Cleighranmore.

Saturday 8th. 8:00pm: Patrick & Bridget Gilchrist, Stradrina.

Friday 14th. 8:00pm: Martin & Mae McTiernan, Cornamuckla

Saturday 15th. 8:00pm: John & Baby Mc.Partlan & Anna Kehir, Cornagee

Devotions to the United Hearts of Jesus and Mary after 8pm Mass on this Friday ( 7th. Dec.). Confessions available after Mass.

St Colmcille’s Church, NEWBRIDGE

Sunday 2nd. Dec. 10:00am: Tommy McSharry & daughter Bernie Keaney, Coolegraine

Wednesday 5th. 8:00pm: James & Mary Kate Mooney, & dec. family members, Dargoon.

Saturday 8th. 10:00am: Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Months Memory Mass for John McPartlan, Drumlease & Corry

Sunday 9th. 10:00am: Gregory Cornyn (1st. Anni) Killduff

Wednesday 12th. 8:00pm: Joe Loughlin and parents, Derrintovey

Sunday 16th. 10:00am: Patrice & Rose Ann Leonard & dec. family members, Cornamuckla North, Dowra.

Church of the Immaculate Conception, DOOBALLY

Sunday 2nd. Dec. 11:30am: Kathleen Dolan, Gubaveeney

Monday 3rd. 8:00pm: Frank McLoughlin & the dec. members of the McLoughlin & Gaffney families, Tullinamoile.

Saturday 8th. 11:30pm: Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Mass for the Holy Souls.

Sunday 9th. 11:30am: John, Mary & Peter O’Rourke, Corrogue, Dowra.

Monday 10th. 8:00pm: Paddy Cornyn, Moneenterriff.

Sunday 16th. 11:30am: Murty & Catherine Cornyn, Corlisbannon, & Annie Rose, Barbara & Pakie Wynne.

Eucharistic Adoration.

Doobally: Monday 7pm -10pm.
Newbridge: Wednesday 7pm -9pm.
Ballinaglera: Friday 8:00pm-9:30pm (silent adoration from 9pm.)


Knock Vigil. Bus to night vigil in Knock on Friday 7th December. Contact Ann on 0879046969 before Tuesday 4th December to book a place.

Holyland Pilgrimage. 11 day Pilgrimage to the Holyland February 11th to 21st 2019
Spiritual Directors Fr Stephan Park OSA, Fr Owen Gorman OCDS, Fr Peter Okpetu MSP, Price €1,450.00 PPS, to secure a place Deposit €450.00 ASAP
Christmas Spinathon in aid of Brother Kevin’s Homeless Charity on the 8th. December, in Main Street, Drumshanbo.

Dowra Courthouse News
Soma Yoga Class
Every weekday from Monday to Friday from 11am to 12.30pm with Deirdre .This is a ‘pay as you go’ class so no commitment is necessary. These classes focus on stretching and relaxation techniques and creativity is greatly encouraged! Contact Deirdre on 0861088529.

Shannon Valley Women’s Group Flower arranging classes will continue for the next three Tuesdays at 7.30pm. Everyone will creating their own arrangement so come along and give it a go.

Creative Pottery Class
Every Wednesday at 10.30 am and every Thursday at 7pm. All are welcome from the beginner to the more experienced .Come along and give it a go !! Classes cost €10 for a 2 hour session. Contact Jim on 07198 53951.

Cash For Clobber
Used clothes collection in aid of Saint Hugh’s National School in Dowra on Thursday 6th December. Clothes can be left at school anytime. Thank you for your support.

‘THE MARKET HOUSE local arts/crafts and gift shop welcomes one and all with a warm welcome. Please support local. Gifts galore for all occasions. Mass cards available’

Ballinaglera GAA.
200 Club Draw Winners Nov: €100 Seamus Reilly €50 Fiona Loughlin €50 Barry, Declan and Catherine Gilmartin.
Underage Awards: Congratulations to Fionn Gilraine who received U13 player of the year and Enda Keegan who received the U17 most improved player of the year at the Allen Gaels underage awards evening in the Mayflower, Drumshanbo last Sat evening.

Shannon Gaels GAA
Club Lotto Result: Draw 25th November 2018 in “The Dugout”, Blacklion. Numbers drawn were 1, 5, 7 & 28. No jackpot winner. Next lotto draw for a jackpot of €7,000 takes place on Sunday , 9th December 2018 in the “Glan Bar”, Glangevlin. You can play our lotto online at any time by following this link https://bit.ly/ShannonGaelsCavan.
Race night: We are holding a race night on the 28th December 2018 in Fitzpatrick Piano Bar, Blacklion. You can sponsor a race for €50 or a name your horse for €10 and get your business name or logo advertised on the race card. Further information available from committee members or contacting 087/2932097.
A.G.M.: Our AGM will take place in the Market House, Blacklion on Saturday 15th December 2018 at 8:30pm.
All members, players, parents and new members are encouraged to come along.
Dernacrieve Gaels: Presentation of medals takes place on the evening of Sunday 16th December 2018. Further details to follow.

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