Aghaviller Parish Newsletter
Hugginstown and Stoneyford Churches.
29th. February/1st. March 2020.
“First Sunday of Lent”
Priests living in the Parish:
Telephone: 056 776 8693 or
Mobile 087 231 2354
Telephone: 056 776 8678 or
Mobile 086 373 8492
Mass Times in Aghaviller Parish:
Monday 2nd. to Sunday 8th. March 2020.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 9.30a.m.
Sunday 8th. at 10.00a.m.
Wednesday and Friday at 7.00p.m.
Vigil – Saturday 7th. March @ 6.30 p.m.
- Thursday 5th. Feast of St. Kieran (Patron of Ossory Diocese)
- Friday 6th. 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.
Bridget Gaule, Dublin, late of Keatingstown, who died on Friday 28th.
Fr. Christy Dwyer,late of Croan, who died in England on Sunday 23rd.
Fr. James Dollard, late Parish Priest of Conahy who died on Monday 24th.
Alex Holland, Cherrymount.
Kathleen and Ellen Lawlor,Knocknaboola.
Mass in Stoneyford Church on Saturday 29th. February at 6.30p.m.
David Kenneally, Catstown,
Mass in Hugginstown Church on Sunday 1st. March at 10.00a.m.
With only one Mass in each Church at the weekends and to accommodate all families, there will be a need at times to have more than one Anniversary celebrated at weekend Masses. Months Mind Masses and First Anniversary Masses will be given priority.
Rota for next week-end:
7th. and 8th. March 2020 – (Second Sunday of Lent))
Saturday 6.30p.m. Sheila Lennon
Sunday 10.00a.m Valerie Farrell
Saturday 6.30p.m. Bernie Grace .
Sunday 10.00a.m. Ann Power
Months Mind Mass next week-end:
In Hugginstown Church on Sunday 8th. March at 10.00a.m. – Tess Farrell, Kyleva
Eucharistic Adoration in Hugginstown Church every Thursday from 10.00a.m. to 8.00p.m. All are welcome to join for any period of time.
Diocesan Designated Liaison Person:
Mr. Cathal Cullen Tel: 087 100 0232 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diocese of Ossory Web Page: www.ossory.ie.
Gardaí 1800 555 222:
Tusla – Kilkenny Area – Tel: 052 617 7302.
Aghaviller Parish Representatives are: Teresa Broderick and Carmel O’Toole
“All Saints” Pastoral Area: (Aghaviller, Ballyhale and Mullinavat)
Meeting of the three parishes of Aghaviller, Ballyhale and Mullinavat will be held in Ballyhale Parish House on Tuesday 3th. March at 7.30p.m. Parish Reps. please attend.
There is a need for new Eucharistic Ministers for both Hugginstown and Stoneyford Masses. During Lent each year the Diocese of Ossory offers a course of preparation for those who are to be commissioned as extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist. A Course will take place for the Southern Deanery on Wednesday 4th. and Wednesday 11th. March from7.30p.m to 8.30p.m. in Mullinavat Parish Hall.
Celebration of First Penance:
Stoneyford School on Wednesday 11th. March at 7.00p.m. in Stoneyford Church
Monroe & Newmarket Schools on Thursday 2nd. April at 7.30p.m. in Hugginstown Church
Confirmation will be celebrated in Hugginstown Church on Friday 20th. March at 11.00a.m
The Ossory Adult Faith Development group are leading a pilgrimage to Rome from August 24th. to 29th. 2020. For further information contact email@example.com or call 056 775 3624.
Enrolments are now being taken for September 2020 in Monroe School. Please contact
Muinteoir Eilis at 086 088 6731: or email the school on firstname.lastname@example.org
Lenten Daily Texts:
Submit your mobile number to 085 831 3100 or email email@example.com to receive a short daily text to journey with others during this Lenten season.
Scripture Reflection Group:
A gathering for prayer and fireside reflection on the scriptures each week at St Kieran’s College. Thursday’s 7.30p.m. to 9.30p.m. More information at 056-7753624 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Envelopes for the Lenten Station Contribution are available in the Church. This contribution is for the support of the priests of the Parish and the Diocese and can be put into the Collection Bags at the weekends.
On this First Sunday of Lent, Trócaire asks people to remember the thousands of families who have been torn apart by conflict. The Lenten Theme this year is: “Hold fast to Love and Justice” Please take your Trócaire Box home with youand for more information on this year campaign visit www.trocaire.orgor call 01 629 3333
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Contact: Telephone: 056 776 8693 or email email@example.com.