1) Pat Kelly & D.F.M., Drummin
2) Joe Kerrigan & all D.F.M.
3) Niall Heraty, New York & D.M. of the
Heraty & Friel families.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament takes place each weekday, from 10.30 a.m. to 8 p.m., with A Holy Hour on Tuesday evening at 7.00 p.m. led by the Adoration Committee and St. Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society. Everyone is welcome.
CHRISTIAN MEDITATION: Wednesday’s, 8.00 p.m. at Carrowbeg House. All welcome.
DIVINE MERCY PRAYER MEETING: Wednesday’s, from 8.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m., at the Parish Centre.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL HELPLINE: 087 9334960.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: TEL. 098 28871
FAMILY LIFE SERVICES, FAMILY CENTRE, C’BAR. Tel. 094 9025900 / 9025901.
ACCORD CASTLEBAR: The Accord Centre in Castlebar offers a safe, professional and confidential counselling service, facilitating couples and individuals to explore, reflect upon and resolve difficulties in their marriage and relationships. Tel. 094 9022214.
CANCER: Concerned about / diagnosed with cancer?
Caring for someone with cancer?
Helpline Freefone 1800 200 700.
HANDEL’S MESSIAH: Calling all singers! A choir of 100 local singers needed! can you ‘Handel the Challenge’? - to commit to 12 weeks in preparation; to train, rehearse & perform Handel’s Messiah, with the Celtic Concert Orchestra and professional soloists, directed by Kathy Fahey, on Sunday 8th December, in the Holy Rosary Church, Castlebar. Not only is this an opportunity to be part of a very special concert but you will also be helping Mayo Roscommon Hospice Foundation. For further details contact 089 2067786. Don’t hesitate make the call now and don’t be disappointed.
Junior Golf Camp, at Westport Golf Club,
Mon. 12th to Thurs. 15th August. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily, for male & female, 7 – 15 years of age. To register tel. 098 28262 / 086 865 2172.
FAI Soccer Camp: from 19th-23rd Aug.
book online: - www.summersoccerschools.ie
·Music Generation Mayo: a Percussion and Drumming Summer camp. Tel. 094 9024188.
· PonyCamps,at Carrowholly Stables,throughout the summer. Tel. 098 27057 / 087 6366278.
FR. ANGELUS PARK: GATHERING / RE-UNION
Fr. Angelus Park will celebrate their “60th Anniversary with a Celebration / Reunion / Gathering, on next Sunday 11th Aug. with an open-day at The Park from 2.30 p.m. Music, chat & craic galore. Mass will be celebrated at 6.30 p.m., & a social at The Castlecourt Hotel at 8 p.m. To facilitate numbers all tickets need to be collected and paid for by Tues. 6th August, please. It’s shaping up to be a great day and evening so don’t delay get your ticket today. (A few left only.)
MÁMÉAN PILGRIMAGE: The Annual Summer Pilgrimage to Máméan takes place this Sun. 4th August Stations of the Cross and Mass at 3.00pm. Oilithreacht go Máméan ar 4ú Lúnasa. Turas na Croise agus Aifreann ag 3.00 i.n. Fáilte roimh ‘chuile dhuine.
Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes: 7th to 13th August, led by Archbishop Neary. Tel. 086 8664633.
·Rome, Assisi, San Giovani, Benevento.
August 12th – 21st (10 days). Ex Dublin. Spiritual Director Fr. Ray Flaherty, Tel. 086 8683619.
·Poland & Prague. 18th – 25th August. A seven day Spiritual, Cultural and Historical Pilgrimage. Spiritual Director is Fr. Karl Burns. Details from Norah at 087 2533272 / 094 9021510 / firstname.lastname@example.org
·7th National Grandparents Pilgrimage to Knock, on September 8th. Guest speaker: Sr. Breege McKenna. Tel. Maire 087 2058016.
Medjugorje: on 18th September, from Knock. Tel. Marita on 098 64017.
·Shrines of Portugal (includes Fatima). 7 nights, Sept. 26th. To book Tel. 01 2410822 or 093 28337.
KNOCK NATIONAL PUBLIC NOVENA:
Will take place from Wed. 14th to Thurs. 22nd August. Two sessions daily at 3 p.m. & 8.30 p.m. Details at church porch. The theme this year ‘Faith & Heritage’.
KNOCK MARRIAGE INTRODUCTIONS:
For details - Tel: 094 9375960 or visit website at knockmarriageintroductions.com
RECROWNING OF MARIAN STATUE AT THE QUAY
A ceremony will take place on Monday, 12th Aug., at 7 p.m. to mark the re-crowning of the Marian Statue at The Quay, (‘The Grotto’). Volunteers needed, please phone 098 56455/087 9004123 for details. All welcome.
WESTPORT COMMUNITY RADIO ON 98.2 FM
Covies Corner’ every Sunday, 8 p.m. - 10p.m.
SPONSORED WALK ON CLARE ISLAND: In aid of Western Alzheimers, on Sunday 11th August. For details contact Tom Cusack on 087 7742965.
WORLDPRIEST GATHERING – TOCHAR PHÁDRAIG:
12th to 15th August. To book and further information on www.worldpriest.com or email enquiries at email@example.com
CHY FORMS: Thanks to all parishioners who have signed and returned the CHY forms. We would appreciate if any remaining forms could be returned as soon as possible. Thank you.
CROAGH PATRICK ANNUAL PILGRIMAGE 2013:
Thank you very much to all who helped in any way to make the pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick during ‘Reek Week’: Monday 22nd to Sunday 28th July 2013 safe and successful; to the ‘Reek Week’ Committee, An Garda Síochana, Mayo Mountain Rescue, The Order of Malta, Civil Defence, the stewards, the priests and all those who work away in the background without whom the pilgrimage would not run so smoothly. Co mbeirimid beo ag an am seo arís.