Categories: General
      Date: Jun 23, 2018
     Title: Weekly Church Newsletter
Parish of Drumlane , 24th June, 2018

Gerry Comiskey 049 9522140 / 086 8325432        Fr. John McTiernan, P.P 049 9522109
     Sr. Rita Duignan Pastoral Assistant: 049 95 22110     St. Vincent DePaul: 087 1604357   
Dr. Bourke: 95 22642      Dr. Fergus: 95 22317        Dr. Ahern: 4334544        Woodford GP Clinic: 087 0505953        Doc-on-Call: 1850 777911

Sunday                11.30am:    Nancy O’Reilly and Philip Byrne.                                                                
Sunday              11.30am:    Tommy, Josephine & Brendan Magee  
                                               Noeleen Heery.
                                               Deceased of McCabe Family. 

1. EUCHARISTIC ADORATION:  Thursdays 10am – 10pm.
2. OFFERTORY COLLECTION:    03/6 €563 10/06 €1363
    24/06: Imelda Reilly, Deirdre Brady, Mary Reynolds.
    01/07: Kevin Fay, Margaret Lunney, Veronica Drumm.
     24/06: Aine and Cormac Murray, Conor McGovern.
     01/07: Sean & James Cassidy, Alex Kennedy.
5.  ALTAR SOCIETY FOR JULY:  Mary Reynolds, Mary Reynolds.

POPE’S COLLECTION: Please give a generous donation this year and bring it in over the next couple of weeks. This might be a good time to bring your weekly contributions up to date. Thanks very much for your generosity.

The Final Mass for WMOF2018 will be a free ticketed event. Every adult and child in attendance will require a ticket to access the venue. At the moment the tickets for the Final Mass in the Phoenix Park are not directly available on general release.  When these tickets become available they will be free. Further details will be released in the next couple of weeks.
Kilmore Diocese is encouraging people to register on Thursday 23rd of August to attend the Congress in the RDS. A free Parish bus is available for people who have registered to attend the Congress in the RDS on that day. This is the last week to do so. Please Contact Kevin or Ann Fay to book your seat on the bus Tel 049-9522751.On-line Booking for Thursday 23rd Aug costs €38 for Adults, €33 for Senior citizens/unemployed/students over 18yrs and young people u18 years are free but must register as is the case for everyone. 
Anyone who has difficulty registering on line for the RDS or for the Papal Mass please contact Kate Monahan 0872264038 or Noreen Fitzpatrick.0877754411. We can organise a Registration Evening to assist people with on line registration and printing of tickets. Places are filling up quickly for the RDS so to be guaranteed a ticket registering needs to be done promptly.

KNOCK: IRELANDS NATIONAL MARIAN SHRINE: Pilgrimage Season May4th -October 14th, 2018. 

ST BRICIN’S COLLEGE, Belturbet is currently accepting transfers and new enrolments for September 2018.  Please contact school office on 0499522170
 9am-1pm daily.  All programmes offered.

The Cottage Market, West Cavan **JULY Market**
The Cottage Market is holding its next market on Saturday 7th July, 11 am - 3 pm on the grounds of The Courthouse, Ballyconnell. We are inviting anyone that produces homemade, homegrown or handcrafted goods to apply for a stall. Contact Imelda on 087 7453651 or email To the Community: Why not come down and see what West Cavan has to offer ** Date for your diary**.

"A MEDJUGORJE AFTERNOON OF PRAYER through the intercession of our Lady will take place in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cullies, Cavan today at 3pm with Rosary, Holy Mass, Talks, Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction.  Celebrant: Fr John Hogan. All welcome to attend.  Enquiries 087 2459960"

A DATE FOR YOUR DIARY" Local Folk and Traditional group Eriu are performing in The Ardowen Theatre, Enniskillen on Sat 14th July next. Tickets can be purchased directly from the Ardowen – phone 04866325440

If you or a member of your family is sick or in hospital and would like a visit from me, kindly let me know – similarly with home visitations lists.  

Sunday             8.30am:      Deceased musicians from Drumlane.
Tuesday            9.30am:      School Mass in Church All are Welcome  
Friday                8.00pm:      SS Peter and Paul.
Sunday             10.00am:     Benny and Brigid Brady. 

1. EUCHARISTIC ADORATION:  Tuesdays 7pm – 10pm.
2. DOOR COLLECTIONS:   27/5 €343 3/06: €399
    24/06: Mary Gaffney, Suzanne Gunn.
    01/07: Marie Brady, Anna May Reilly
4. READERS: 24/06: Aideen Burns & Niamh Gunn. 01/07: Oisin McAnenna 
                                   & Danny McManus
5. DOOR COLLECTORS:24/06: John Hegarty, Gene McCahill. 
                                          01/07: Francie Fitzpatrick & Michael O’Reilly.
     24/06: Ciara, Eoin & Alana Cassidy, Orla Hegarty, Shauna McGuigan.
     01/07:  Orla, Charlie & Killian Flynn, Ferne & Finn Dolan.
 7. ALTAR SOCIETY FOR JULY: Rosaleen Brady, Mary Lawlor, Brigid 

Saturday 21st July 2018: 150th Celebrations in Drumlane at 7pm. 
Blessing of the Graves: This will be a Prayer Service with beautiful singing in all three cemeteries.  Please let family members living elsewhere know about this change.  
Sunday 22nd July 2018: 10am Mass in Milltown to celebrate the dedication of the Church in 1868.  Please advise all Milltown people living abroad and elsewhere in Ireland about this special gathering.   

As the church rota is been updated for the months ahead, we are looking for volunteers to help with Altar Society, Reading, Ministers of  Holy Communion and Door Collection.  Can you please give your name to Suzanne Gunn 0876467619 or Jackie Broxton 0877662851 as soon as possible.

MILLTOWN COMMUNITY ALERT Monitoring fee €80 due for collection from Monday 2nd July.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ROBERT KELLY for winning a SILVER MEDAL in the swimming at the Special Olympics in Dublin last weekend. 

On 22nd to 24th June. Concert with Realta on Friday 22nd at 8pm. Tickets €15 on sale now in Trishas shop and from Committee members. Workshops Saturday 10-1. Comhra Gaeilge 2-3pm. Session Sat night in Drumlane Bar with Sean Gilraine, Oliver Loughlin and Enda Mc Greevy.  Mass at 10am on Sunday for deceased members Milltown CCE. Junior concert/ session in Ballyhugh Arts and Culture centre 3-5. Teen session in Drumlane Bar 9pm. Hope you can join us.

CAVAN CANOE CENTRE: We are running our Summer Camps this year in July and August. This will run from Monday to Thursday each week, 10am - 3.30pm. The price is €100 per camp/week. Contact us via for more information. Make a splash this summer. Request our brochure and form.

SENIOR BADMINTON Mondays at 9pm;  
LINE DANCING Tuesdays at 8.30pm.
PILATES Thursday evenings at 7pm.
MILLTOWN BOWLS Thursdays at 8.15pm. New members always welcome.

LOTTO JACKPOT 12/6 = €7,500. No’s drawn:7, 17, 23, 25.  No overall Jackpot Winner. 3 x €50 winners: Seamus Dolan Lisnamaine, Gary Morrow Milltown, Helen Brady online.  Lotto Jackpot for coming week is €7,600 in Drumlane Bar on Tues. 26/06 @10pm, so remember to buy early, if you’re not in you can’t win.
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