Sunday, 26 May 2024
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 Gerry Boyle PP  046 9054138

Cemetery Devotions will be held in Rushwee (5.45pm), Stackallen (5pm) and Gernonstown (4.30pm) cemeteries on Saturday 4th of June, and in Grangegeeth cemeteries on Sunday 5th June (11.30am). Thanks to all who are preparing the cemeteries for these special occasions that we haven't been able to have for the past number of years.

Masses this weekend and in the coming week

Saturday     6.30pm     Rushwee            
Sunday      10.00am    Grangegeeth       John Gillespie         
                  11.30am    Rathkenny                                                                         
Monday       9.00am    Rathkenny                     
Tuesday       7.30pm    Grangegeeth
Wednesday  9.00am    Rathkenny 
Thursday     7.30pm    Rushwee             
Friday          7.30pm    Rathkenny         

Saturday      6.30pm    Rushwee             Those buried in the cemeteries  
Sunday      10.00am    Grangegeeth        Pamela Downey           
                  11.30am    Rathkenny           Those buried in the cemeteries                                                               

Novena in preparation for the Feast of Pentecost available in the churches and on the Parish Website

Ordination Preparation Meeting in Rathkenny Hall on Tuesday 8.15pm

Online Donations
Online donations can now be made to parish and diocesan collections
via the Diocesan website  HERE

Thanks to all who have returned envelopes for parish funds, Christmas offerings, Trocaire, cemeteries and other collections over the past year. 

Synod 2023
Thanks to all who participated in the Synodal process during Lent 2022. The pathway involves Communion, Participation and Mission.More on the Diocesan Website HERE  or at

A series of consultation meetings was held in all Deaneries of the Diocese during Lent. 

Following the engagement of so many people across the Diocese, the Diocesan Synthesis has been completed and will now be submitted to the National Steering Committee. The Synthesis can be viewed on Diocese of Meath Ireland shortly.

As we approach the Feast of Pentecost, let us ask the Holy Spirit:  "Teach us the way we must go,and how to pursue it".