Aghaviller Parish Newsletter 12th. and 13th. August 2017  

Hugginstown and Stoneyford Churches.

“Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time”

Priests of the Parish:

Liam Cassin Telephone:             056 776 8693      or      Mobile 087 231 2354

Peter Hoyne Telephone: 056 776 8678      or      Mobile 086 373 8492

Mass Times in Aghaviller Parish: – Monday 14th. to Sunday 20th. August 2017

Hugginstown:   Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 9.30a.m.

                        Vigil – Monday 14th. at 8.00p.m.;     Tuesday 15th. at 11.00a.m.

                        Vigil – Saturday 19th. at 8.00p.m.;     Sunday 20th. at 11.00a.m.

Stoneyford:      Vigil – Monday 14th. at 6.30p.m.;     Tuesday 20th. at 10.00a.m.

                        Vigil – Saturday 19th. at 6.30p.m.;   Sunday 20th. at 10.00a.m.

Monday 14th.     Feast of St. Maximillian Kolbe.

Tuesday 15th.     Feast of The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Holy Day of Obligation.   Mass times as above for Monday and Tuesday

Wednesday 16th.            Feast of St. Stephen of Hungary;

Thursday 17th.   Feast of Our Lady of Knock

Pray For:    

Months Mind Mass:       Johnny Maher, Boolyglass.   Mass in Hugginstown Church on Sunday 13th. August at 11.00a.m.

Anniversaries:   Declan Fennelly, Oldtown.   Mass in Stoneyford Church on Saturday 12th. August at 6.30p.m.

William Murphy, Poulgour.   Mass in Hugginstown Church on Saturday 12th. August at 8.00p.m.

                        Maura Broderick, Croan. Mass in Hugginstown Church on Monday 14th. August at 8.00p.m.

John and Mary Byrne, Ballylinch.

Rota for next week-end: 19th. and 20th. August: (Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time)


Stoneyford:         Saturday 6.30p.m. Declan Lennon;           Sunday 10.00a.m. Donal Butler;

Hugginstown:     Saturday 8.00p.m. Eileen Aylward;          Sunday 11.00a.m. Marie Aylward;

Eucharistic Ministers:

Stoneyford:         Saturday 6.30p.m. Maria Reid;                 Sunday 10.00a.m. T. J. Mills.

Hugginstown:     Saturday 8.00p.m. Mary Cuddihy;           Sunday 11.00a.m. Ruth Crowley.

Months Mind Mass:  

In Hugginstown Church on Saturday 19th. August at 8.00p.m.  – Kitty Dalton, Boolyglass.

Anniversary Masses next weekend:

In Stoneyford Church on Saturday 19th. August at 6.30p.m.     –   Jack Wallace, Stonecarthy.

In Hugginstown Church on Sunday 20th. August at 11.00a.m. – Jerry Foran, Monroe

Cemetery Mass:

Mass will be celebrated in Stonecarthy Cemetery on Wednesday 23rd. August at 7.00p.m.

Lough Derg 2017: 

You may begin the Three Day Pilgrimage on any day up to and including Sunday 13th. August. Advance booking is not necessary. There are various travel options available countrywide.  The Lough Derg team can help you to co-ordinate public transport or link up with Pilgrimage Organisers in your locality.  Telephone Maureen or Lorraine on 071 985 1518. or Email:

Knock Shrine:

A National Novena for nine days of reflection and prayer to Our Lady of Knock from the 14th. to 22nd. August 2017. Ceremonies will take place daily at 3.00p.m. and 8.30p.m. with daily guest speakers and workshops to enrich and enliven your faith. On Monday 21st. August we will celebrate the launch of the World Meeting of Families 2018 Programme. See the full programme and schedule of speakers at

We invite you and all your family to come along to the launch of the one-year programme of preparation for World Meeting of Families 2018, which will take place at the Knock Shrine, County Mayo, on Monday 21st. August 2017 on the Anniversary of the Apparition of Our Lady in Knock. This day of celebration will include liturgical moments, the celebration of the Eucharist, workshops, as well as faith and fun activities for all the family. The WMOF2018 Icon will be anointed at Mass in the Basilica at 3.00p.m. and then begin its journey around the Dioceses of Ireland.

Pilgrimage to Knock. 

Danesfort Parish have arranged a coach to Knock Shrine for the highlight of this year’s Annual Novena on Monday, 21st August 2017. If you wish to travel to Knock, details of pick-ups, times and cost are available from Fr. Dan Carroll on 087 907 7769.

Youth 2000 Summer Festival,:

Festival will be held in Cistercian College, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary from Thursday 17th. to Sunday 20th. August 2017. For young people aged 16-35, an opportunity not to be missed to experience the Catholic faith and meet many new people, with over 1400 young people from all corners of Ireland attending last year. The festival is donation only. Free buses travelling from all around Ireland. For more info and to book online, see or   Telephone: 01 675 3690


Stoneyford Cemetery Committee wish to thank most sincerely all who contributed to the Collection for the upkeep of the Cemetery at the recent Cemetery Mass.

Stoneyford Development Association:

Attention to all Services, Organisations, Clubs and Business:

Whether you are large, small or just starting out, operating from your kitchen table or a factory we are putting together for Stoneyford and surrounding areas a booklet letting people know what is available on their doorstep.  It will be distributed to every household and business free of charge. If you would like to have your service/ business advertised in this brochure please email We hope to be in contact with as many of the prospective advertisers as possible in the next few weeks. The booklet will include useful numbers, Mass Times, School Information etc,

Lotto Results:

Draw: Monday 7th. August 2017         Numbers: 09; 25; 28.         Bonus No: 08.

No Match 3 Winner:              No Match 4 Winner:                            No Jackpot Winner:

€30.00 Winners:                                       Michael Irish, Hugginstown;                               Richie & John Power, Lismatigue

Oisín Carroll, Harristown;   Conor Hoyne, Kells;                             Michelle Dwyer, Sheepstown.

3 Sellers €15.00 each:           ‘Heaslips’;              Eilis Rohan;         Pat Fitzgerald.

Next week:   Match 3: €1,000.00;     Match 4: €2,000.00;             Jackpot: €9,600.00;

Next Draw on Monday 14th. August 2017. Please submit returns by 8.30p.m. Draw at 9.00p.m.


Bingo Session in the Community Centre, Stoneyford on every Tuesday at 8.30p.m.

Mary Immaculate College Alumni Reunion 2017:

Did you graduate from MIC, then this is the event for you! MIC is welcoming back its Alumni on Saturday 7th. October 2017 from 1.30pm to 5.00p.m. This is the perfect opportunity to meet up with old friends, and reacquaint yourself with the College. Should you wish to attend, please advise in advance at  and put “Class Reunion” in the subject line. More details at


All notices for the Newsletter to be left in before 5.00p.m. on Thursdays please.  

Contact: Telephone: 056 776 8693 or email



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