Aghaviller Parish Newsletter 26th. and 27th. August 2017  

Hugginstown and Stoneyford Churches.

“Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time”

St. Fiachra

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 28th. August to Sunday 3rd. September 2017

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

                        Vigil – Saturday 2nd. at 8.00p.m.;     Sunday 3rd. at 11.00a.m.

Stoneyford:      Wednesday and Friday at 7.00p.m.

                        Vigil – Saturday 2nd. at 6.30p.m.;   Sunday 3rd. at 10.00a.m.     

Monday 28th.     Feast of St. Augustine

Tuesday 29th.    Feast of The Passion of St. John the Baptist.

Wednesday 30th.            Feast of St. Fiacre:

Thursday 31st.   Feast of St. Aidan.

Friday 1st.                                 First Friday

Visitation with Holy Communion will take place as usual next Friday. Please let us know if you would like

to receive Holy Communion in your home for the First Fridays or at any other time.

Pray For:

Anniversaries:   Mattie and Rita Roche, late of Knocknaboola. Mass in Stoneyford Church on Saturday 26th. August at 6.30p.m.                         Mick Duggan, Ballinteskin. Mass in Hugginstown Church on Saturday 26th. August at 8.00p.m.

Josephine Molyneaux, Cherrymount.   Mass in Stoneyford Church on Sunday 27th. August at 10.00a.m.

Michael and Peggy Raggett, Croan.   Mass in Hugginstown Church on          Sunday 27th. August at 11.00a.m.

Rota for next week-end: 2nd. and 3rd. August: (Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time)


Stoneyford:         Saturday 6.30p.m. Ronan Murphy;              Sunday 10.00a.m. Eileen Sutton;

Hugginstown:     Saturday 8.00p.m. Sinéad Crowley;   Sunday 11.00a.m. John Barron;

Eucharistic Ministers:

Stoneyford:         Saturday 6.30p.m. Pat Kenny;       Sunday 10.00a.m. Bernie Grace.

Hugginstown:     Saturday 8.00p.m. Nancy Hearne;     Sunday 11.00a.m. Ann Power.

Anniversary Masses next weekend:

In Hugginstown Church on Saturday 2nd. September at 8.00p.m. – Ellen Duggan, Boolyglass

In Hugginstown Church on Sunday 3rd. September at 11.00a.m. – William Carr, Barnadown

Irish Blood Transfusion Service:

The Mobile Donor Clinic will visit the Newpark Hotel. Kilkenny on Sunday 27th. August from 12.00Noon to 3.30p.m.

and on Monday 28th. Tuesday 29th. Wednesday 30th. and Thursday 31st. August from 4.30p.m. to 8.00p.m.

Please ensure blood supplies are always available by giving blood regularly. It is important that we always remember that patients always need our blood and this need never stops regardless of what else is going on in the world.   3,000 units of blood needed each week.

Kilkenny Carer’s Support Group:

Next meeting will be held on Tuesday September 5th. from 3.00p.m. to 4.30p.m. at The Village Day Centre (behind the Village Inn Pub). Information and support for past/present carers of people with Alzheimer’s/Dementia. Everyone welcome. Drop in to group or for more information call 056 777 1230.

Anam Cara:

Solas Cancer Support Centre & Anam Cara the organisation that supports bereaved parents is holding a Bereavement Information Evening on Tuesday 5th. September at 7:00pm in Solas Cancer Care Centre, Williamstown, Waterford. This is a free event and open to all bereaved parents.  As Anam Cara will need to confirm numbers for teas, coffees, etc, please make contact at before Monday 4th. September or call the Information Line on 085 288 8888.

Lotto Results:

Draw: Monday 21st. August 2017         Numbers: 11; 16; 25.                    Bonus No: 20.

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

€30.00 Winners:            Jim Barron, Catstown;                             James Murphy, Gorrue;

Gráinne Foran, Monroe;    Sean & Liam O’Grady, Stoneyford;                        Mai O’Shea, Croan

3 Sellers €15.00 each:     Fred Malzard;        James Irish;                Teresa Fitzgerald.

Next week:   Match 3: €1,000.00;     Match 4: €2,000.00;                         Jackpot: €9,800.00;

Next Draw on Monday 28th. August. 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.

South Kilkenny Historical Society:

Heritage Week events: Local History Mystery Tour of Kilmacow on Sunday, August 27th. at 2.00p.m, from Kilmacow Sports Complex.

Community Walk:

“Out of Darkness Walk” will take place on Sunday 10th. September at 6.30a.m. from MacDonagh Junction, Kilkenny.

For further information contact Amy 086 207 3220


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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