Aghaviller Parish Newsletter

Hugginstown and Stoneyford Churches.
21st. and 22nd. July  2018.

 “Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time”

St. Bridget of Sweden

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 23rd. to Sunday 29th. July 2018


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

                     Vigil – Saturday 28th. at 8.00p.m.;

Sunday  29th. at 11.00a.m.


Wednesday at 7.00p.m.

Vigil – Saturday 28th. at 6.30p.m.;

Sunday –29th. at 10.00a.m.

Monday 23rd.     Feast of St. Bridget of Sweden(Patroness of Europe)

Tuesday 24th.    Feast of St. Declan.

Wednesday 25th.  Feast of St. James (Apostle)

Thursday 26th.   Feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne (Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary)

Pray for:          


James McCarthy,Knockdrinna.  Mass in Stoneyford Church on Saturday 21st. July at 6.30p.m.

Mary and Dick Aylward,Boolyglass.   Mass in Hugginstown Church on Saturday 21st. July at 8.00p.m.

Mary and Peggy O’Shea,Boolyglass.   Mass in Hugginstown Church on Sunday 22nd. July at 11.00a.m.

Rota for next week-end: 28th.  and 29th. July:  –   (Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)



Saturday 6.30p.m. Rita O’Farrell;

Sunday 11.00a.m. Eileen Sutton


Saturday 8.00p.m. Sinead Crowley;

Sunday 11.00a.m. Lily Burke

Eucharistic Ministers:                                                   


Saturday 6.30p.m. Kitty Wallace;

Sunday 10.00a.m. Mary Malzard


Saturday 8.00p.m. Mary Cuddihy;

Sunday 11.00a.m. Lillian Carr

Anniversary Masses next weekend:

In Hugginstown Church on Saturday 28th. July at 8.00p.m.  –  Tom Butler, Boolyglass.

In Hugginstown Church on Sunday 29th. July at 11.00a.m.  –  Julie Cox, Coolmore.


Stoneyford Cemetery Committee would  like to thank all who contributed  to the collection  for the upkeep and maintenance of the Cemetery in Stoneyford at the recent Cemetery Mass.


Congratulations to Maidhe Re Staunton and Roisín Kate Gargan who were baptised in Stoneyford Church on Saturday 14th. July.

Congratulations to Sean Seamus Phelan, Ballinteskin who was baptised in Hugginstown Church on Saturday 14th. July.

St. Mary’s Cathedral Restoration Fund:

The Fundraising Committee for St. Mary’s Cathedral is organising a ‘Night at the Races’ in Kilkenny Greyhound Track on Friday 10th. August; – starting at 8.00p.m. Tickets for the night will include a Raffle and are available from 056 776 8693. or 086 828 3478

World Meeting of Families:

Tickets that have been allocated to Aghaviller Parish for Croke Park on Saturday 25th. August and for the Phoenix Park on Sunday 26th. August will be offered to other parishes that are looking for tickets if they are not taken by Friday 27th. July.

Safeguarding – Diocese of Ossory:

Information Evenings will take place in September for all Parish Volunteers (Parish Pastoral Councils, Parish Finance Committees; Youth Leaders; Eucharistic Ministers, Readers, Collectors, etc.).  Numbers are need to plan these evenings:  If you wish to attend please give your name to Teresa Broderick 087 292 3792;  or Carmel O’Toole087 699 6419 or Liam Cassin 087 231 2354 by the end of July.

Safeguarding Contacts:

Diocesan Designated Liaison Person:  Mr. Cathal Cullen Tel: 087 100 0232  or

Diocese of Ossory Web Page:  www.ossory.ieGardaí 1800 555 222:   Tusla – Kilkenny Area –  Tel: 052 617 7302.

Aghaviller Parish Representatives are: Teresa Broderick087 292 3792: and Carmel O’Toole 087 699 6419.

Camino de Santiago Pilgrimage “The Way”,

Pilgrimage from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela, will take place from7th. to 18th. August 2018.

All bookings with O’Leary Travel 053 923 3178

Youth Summer Festival:

Youth 2000 Summer Festival, Cistercian College, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary will take place from Thursday 16th. to Sunday 19th. August this year  –  for Young People aged 16 to 35.  This is an opportunity to experience the Catholic Faith and to meet many new people, with over 1,000 young people from all corners of Ireland attending. The Festival is donation only and free buses for those travelling from all around Ireland.  For more information or to book online: visit


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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