25th Sunday in Ordinary Time September 24th 2017
RIP: Marian Moylan (nee Comer) Woodford.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Sunday from 7pm to 8pm in St.Brendan’s .Looscaun
Station Masses for Autumn: If you would like to host a Station Mass in Looscaun this Autumn, please contact Fr. Kieran on 090-9749100 at your convenience. Having the opportunity to have Mass in your home with your neighbours and family has a long tradition in the parish but can only continue with everyone’s help.
Tommy Larkins GAA Lotto: 6-10-18-20 No Winner Match 3 Paddy Dan Tuohy Oliver Loughrey Leah Brogan Laura Leonard Draw this Sat. Sept. 23rd in Gorman’s Gurteeny Jackpot € 2,300
Painting class resume this Monday 11th in Shragh community hall at 8pm.Fee €10. Beginners welcome. Classes are fun and rewarding.
There is a Computer Registration Night for farmers in Ballymacward Hall on Wednesday 27th September 2017 at 8 o’clock if interested please contact Mary Muldoon on 086 1908975
Computer/Employment Skills Course Training suitable for beginners & advanced users. QQI(FETAC) certified(Levels 3 & 5) Fulltime Courses) Eligible participants may be entitled to receive a training allowance from GRETB, childcare, travel & meal allowance is also available. Contact Patricia /Lynne at SE Galway IRD, Portumna on 090-9759092
Handel's Messiah - Knock Basilica Sat18th Nov at 7.30pm sees the return of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra to present Handel's 'iconic' Messiah at Knock Basilica. Conducted by Proinnsías Ó Duinn with soloists, Soprano Claudia Boyle, Alto Anne Marie Gibbons, Tenor Julian Hubbard and Bass Christopher Cull together with Our Lady’s Choral Society, Cór Mhaigh Eo and Ballina Chamber Choir. Presented by Liz Nolan, RTE lyric fm.
Tickets available now at www.knockmessiah.com and at the Witness to Hope office Knock Shrine and Downtown Records Castlebar & Westport
Autumn Days at Glenstal: Slow down, Reflect and Renew your Spirit over a series of days at Glenstal Abbey. We begin on Sat Sept 30th - 'The Benedict Option, and why we need it now'. Why in the modernity of the 21stc are people finding a relevance in this 5thc man and his rule? Information on www.glenstal.org or call us at 061 621005
Social Bridge for Autumn season in the Loughrea Hotel & Spa on Monday’s at 11.00am.
Omna Singers - adult singing workshops will start back this Monday 25th September in An Gairdin Portumna at 8pm - new members welcome
Progressive 25 Card Game will resume in Tynagh Old School on Fri 29th Sept at 8.30 pm.
Art & Craft Classes for children (5 years up) on Saturdays at 4pm and 5.30pm, starting on September 30th in Bramble Art Studio, Lorrha , for 8 weeks. Please contact Ute: 087-9151356 or 090-9747127. Early booking advisable.
Conversational Arabic classes will start on Tuesday September 26th from 5pm-6pm at Loughrea Family & Community Resource Centre, Pigott's St.This will be a social group coming together to learn conversational Arabic in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Call us on 091 871149 for more info or to register.
Who Am I? An opportunity to get to know yourself in depth; to grow in interior solidity and discover how you can live more true to yourself. Oct 21 & 22 and Nov 4 & 11 Carmelite Abbey Res. Loughrea. Reg. deadline is Sep 22. All enquiries are welcome, contact Mary Silke PRH Educator 090 6624937
St John the Baptist Church, Woodford.
Mass this Week: Tue 10.10am Sun 11am
Sunday Sept. 24th 11am Michael Joe Keon & deceased family members, Cappa
Tues. Sept. 26th 10.10am Mass for Mercy Day with Mercy College, Woodford.
Sunday Oct. 1st 11am Patrick & Mary Cooney, Rea, Woodford.
Eucharistic Ministers Geraldine Lyons Justin O’Byrne.
Altar Society : Team 4 Patricia Eames Cecilia Cox.
Reader for Church Maureen Conway.
Altar Servers (A) Mark Kelly Gavin O’Dowd
St. Brendan’s Church, Looscaun
Masses this Week Mon.& Wed. 9.30am Thur. 8am Fri. 9.30am Sat. 10am & 7pm
Saturday Sept. 23rd 7pm Michael (Timbo) Tuohy, Gurteeny.
Patrick & Mary Hackett & their son Thomas, Rossmore.
Saturday Sept. 30th 7pm Thomas Cavanagh, Gurteeny.
.Eucharistic Ministers Carmel D’Arcy Eamon Whelan.
Altar Society Mary Coughlan Margaret Shiels.
Reader for Church Michael Walsh.
Altar Servers: (B) Catherine Hanley Andrew Mullin Caitlin Page Fionnuala Hanley
Sun. Sep. 24th SR 7.23am Set. 7.27pm
First Quarter on Thur. Sept. 28th at 3.53am.. Sun. Oct. 1st SR 7.35am Set. 7.10pm
Full Moon on Thur. Oct. 5th at 3.53am .
Newsletter available on www.clonfertdiocese.ie
Woodford/ Shragh Defibrillator 087-3461500