Aghaviller Parish Newsletter

Hugginstown and Stoneyford Churches.
2nd. and 3rd. March 2019.
“Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time ”

Naomh Ciarán

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. March 2019


Monday,Thursday and Friday at 9.30a.m. Wednesday at 7.30p.m.              

Vigil – Saturday 9th. at 8.00p.m.;   

Sunday 10th. at 11.15a.m. 


Wednesday at 7.00p.m.

Vigil – Saturday 9th. at 6.30p.m.         

  • Tuesday 5th.        Feast of  St. Kieran.                
  • Wednesday 6th.  Ash Wednesday(Beginning of Lent)   “Day of Fast and Abstinence”

Mass Times:     

Stoneyford 7.00p.m.

Hugginstown 7.30p.m.

Blessing and Distribution of Ashes will take place during all Masses on Ash Wednesday.

Distribution of Ashes will take place in the Parish Schools on Wednesday 6th. March.

Mass in Dunnamaggin Church on Wednesday at 9.30a.m. with Distribution of Ashes

  • Thursday 7th.    Feast of Sts. Perpetua and Felicity.
  • Friday 8th.         Feast of St. John of God.

Pray for:  

Months Mind Masses:

Andy Brennan,Stoneyford Mass in Stoneyford Church on Saturday 2nd. March at 6.30p.m.

Willie Dalton,Lismatigue. Mass in Hugginstown Church on Saturday 2nd. March at 8.00p.m


Owen Brennan, Stoneyford:    Mass in Stoneyford Church on            Saturday 2nd. March at 6.30p.m.         

David Kenneally,Catstown; and Mary Kenneally,Barnadown:   Mass in Hugginstown Church on Sunday 3rd. March at 11.15p.m.           

Rota for next week-end:

9th. and 10th. March        (First Sunday of Lent.)



Saturday 6.30p.m. Tony Roche.   


Saturday 8.00p.m. Tommy Murphy;

Sunday 11.15a.m.Deirdre O’Shea

Eucharistic Ministers:                                                   


Saturday 6.30p.m. Kitty Wallace


Saturday 8.00p.m. Nancy Hearne;  

Sunday 11.15a.m. Bridget Farrell

Anniversary Masses next weekend:

In Hugginstown Church on Saturday 9th. March at 8.00p.m. – Bernard Cuddihy, Ballinteskin

In Hugginstown Church on Sunday 10th. March at 11.15a.m. – Matty O’Shea & John O’Shea


Congratulations to Maresa Cahill, Kyleva and Adrian Bourke, Killmanagh who were married in Hugginstown Church on Friday 1st. March 2019.

Celebration of First Penance:

Newmarket School on Tuesday 12th. March at 7.00p.m. in Hugginstown Church

Stoneyford School on Wednesday 13th. March at 7.00p.m. in Stoneyford Church

Monroe School on Thursday 14th. March at 7.00p.m. in Hugginstown Church

Medjugorje Irish Centre Pilgrimages:

Seven Nights Pilgrimage: B & B from April to October for €279.00 per person sharing. For further information call 01 443 4510 or email:

New Pastoral Areas:

It is proposed that the Parishes of Aghaviller, Ballyhale and Mullinavat will form one of the fourteen Pastoral Areas of the Diocese.  Bishop Dermot Farrell will visit each Pastoral  Area during Lent for consultation.  Meeting of the three Parish Pastoral Councils and Parish Finance Committees will take place in Ballyhale Hall on Wednesday 27th. March at 8.00p.m.

Ossory Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes:

Bookings are now being taken for those who wish to travel on the Ossory Lourdes Pilgrimage from May 21st. to 26th. 2019. All bookings for both Regular and Assisted pilgrims, please contact Eleanor at 051 880 414 (on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9:30a.m. to 1.30pm) or email

Safeguarding Contacts:

Diocesan Designated Liaison Person:

Mr. Cathal Cullen Tel: 087 100 0232  or

Diocese of Ossory Web Page:

Gardaí 1800 555 222:

Tusla – Kilkenny Area –  Tel: 052 617 7302.

Aghaviller Parish Representatives are:  Teresa Broderick and  Carmel O’Toole


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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