Aghaviller Parish Newsletter

Hugginstown and Stoneyford Churches.
2nd. and 3rd.  June 2018

“Feast of The Body and Blood of Christ”

St. Colum Cille

Priests in 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 4th. to Sunday 10th. June 2018

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

Vigil – Saturday 9th. at 8.00p.m.;

Sunday 10th. at 11.00a.m.

Stoneyford:      Wednesday at 7.00p.m.

Vigil – Saturday 9th. at 6.30p.m.;

Sunday 10th. at 10.00a.m.

Friday 8th.         Feast of The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

Saturday 9th.     Feast of

(Colum Cille)

ParishCorpus Christi’ Processions:

The‘Corpus Christi’ Processions will take place on next Sunday 3rd. June (Feast of ‘Corpus Christi’) after both Masses.  At Stoneyford Church at 10.00a.m. and Hugginstown Church at 11.00a.m.   All those who received their First Holy Communion in the parish this year together with their parents and families are invited to take part.

Cemetery Mass              

Mass in Sheepstown Cemetery on Friday 15th. June at 7.30p.m.

Pray for:          


Maura Farrell,Glenmore House.   Mass in Stoneyford Church on Saturday 2nd. June at 6.30p.m.

Ned and Statia Power,Condonstown. Mass in Hugginstown Church on Sunday 3rd. June at 11.00a.m.


Mass will be celebrated for all students sitting examinations on this weekend 2nd./3rd. June.

In Hugginstown on Saturday 2nd. at 8.00p.m. and in Stoneyford on Sunday 3rd. at 10.00a.m.

Rota for next week-end: 9th. and 10th. June:  (Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)



Saturday 6.30p.m. Declan Lennon;

Sunday 11.00a.m. Eileen Sutton


Saturday 8.00p.m. Eileen Aylward;

Sunday 11.00a.m. Marie Aylward

Eucharistic Ministers:                                                                                 


Saturday 6.30p.m. Kitty Wallace;

Sunday 10.00a.m. Bernie Grace


Saturday 8.00p.m. Nancy Hearne;

Sunday 11.00a.m. Ruth Crowley.

A New Rota for Readers and Eucharistic Ministersfor the next twelve months will be arranged during the week.

If you would like to join the rota or if you are unable to continue please let us know by Monday 4th. June. Telephone 056 776 8693.

Anniversary Mass next weekend:

In Stoneyford Church on Saturday 9th. June at 6.30p.m.  –  Jim Doran, “Hillside”, Stoneyford

Diocesan Annual “Corpus Christi” Procession

  1. Bishop Dermot Farrell will lead the Annual ‘Corpus Christi’ Procession on this Sunday, 3rd June.
  2. At 2.00 p.m. Gather for prayer at the Capuchin Friary, Friary Street, Kilkenny.
  3. At 2.30 p.m. Process through Parnell Street –  Prayer at James’s Green before continuing to St. Mary’s Cathedral for Solemn Benediction.


Congratulations to Evelyn Maeve Dalton and her parents Mairéad and Emmet.

Evelyn was baptised in Hugginstown Church on Sunday 27th. May.

Newmarket School:

The Parents Association would like to invite all Past and Present Pupils and all Parishioners to the Retirement Celebrations for Tom Duggan in Hugginstown on Friday 22nd. June.  Mass will be celebrated in Hugginstown Church at 7.00p.m.   Presentations and Refreshments will follow in Hugginstown Community Centre.  All are very welcome.

Visit of Holy Family Icon to Diocese of Ossory: 

The Holy Family Icon has been journeying through the Dioceses of Ireland for the last number of months in preparation for the World Meeting of Families which takes place in Dublin from August 21st. to 26th. .  The Icon will be present in the Diocese of Ossory from June 11th. to 16th. and arrives in Sacred Heart Church, Ferrybank at 12.00 Noon on Wednesday June 13th.  A Prayer Service for the Parishes in the Southern Deanery will take place on Wednesday June 13th. at 7.30p.m. in Ferrybank Church to which the people of Aghaviller Parish are invited and welcome.

June Collection:

The “June Collection2018for the support of the priests of the Parish and the Diocese will be taken up during the month of June.  Envelopes for this collection are available in Porch.

“Walking Together as Families Today”:

Gathering in Preparation for the World Meeting of Families will be held in St Patrick’s College, Maynooth, on 19th. and 20th. June.  Speakers, Workshops, Conversations, Prayer, and much more, on variety of topics relating to Family Life Today. Tickets available on  For further information contact Aoife 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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