LOCAL NEWS: PARISH BULLETIN OF ST EUNAN’S, LETTERKENNY

first_imgNEWSLETTER OF ST EUNAN’SSunday 20th May 2012The Ascension of the Lord YOU WILL TAKE US TO YOUR HOMELord Jesus Christ, I praise you as we commemorate your return to your Father’s home to assume the glory you had before you came among us a baby. May we always look upward in hope, waiting for the day when you will return to your world, where death and sadness will be no more. Let your Holy Spirit always remind us that you have won the victory in which we all share and that one day you will take us to your home, never again to part from you and those whom we have loved while here on earth. Amen.VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDEDCan you give one hour of your time to help with a Bag Pack at Tesco on Thursday 24th or Friday 25th May? If the answer is yes, please phone Adrienne on 086-3161376. All proceeds will go to St. Eunan’s Cathedral Building Fund.LITTLE ANGELS SCHOOLDonegal Person of the year, Hugh Green has written a book ‘The story of the Irish Emigrant who never left home’ and has donated the entire proceeds towards the Little Angels Special School, Letterkenny. The book is for sale in Books Direct, Clarkes Newsagents, Macs Mace and Heel to Toe (Upper Main Street). Your support would be greatly appreciated.You may be aware of the severe food shortages in West Africa. TROCAIRE is working with its Caritas partner organisations to deliver emergency aid to the region. If you wish to support the people of the Sahel region of Central and West Africa call 1850 408 408 or donate online at http://www.trocaire.org/emergencies. Parish Notice-boardPhone: 074 – 9121021Fax: 074 – 9124200Email: [email protected] ~ 20th May 2012Masses: 8 am, 10 am, 11 am (Polish Mass), 12 pm and 6.30 pmBaptisms: 1.30 pm in the CathedralSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is open at 2 pmMay Devotions in the Cathedral – 7.30 pmAl-Anon Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmMONDAY8 am Mass ~10 am Mass ~ James and Paddy Doherty7.30 pm Mass ~ James, Cassie and Peggy CrossanSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openRosary at Our Lady’s Altar (Monday to Friday in May) – 8 pmGrow Meeting in Loreto Convent ~ 8 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmTUESDAY8am Mass ~ See Mass Intentions below10 am Mass ~ ®7.30 pm Mass ~ Charlie DuddySt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openBaptism Preparation will take place in the Parochial House at 8 pm on Tuesday 29th MayLegion of Mary Meeting: Conference Room ~ After 10 am MassLegion of Mary Meeting: Room 112, Loreto Secondary School –7 pmDivine Mercy Prayer in the Cathedral – 8 pmAl-Anon Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmGamblers’ Anonymous Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmWEDNESDAY8 am Mass ~10 am Mass ~ Edel Quinn7.30 pm Mass ~ John and Sarah McIntyre and Deceased Family MembersSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openR.C.I.A. Course in the Parochial House – 7.30 pmMother’s Prayer Meeting in Loreto Convent – 8 pmCathedral Choir Practice in the Conference Centre – 8.15 pmNarcotics Anonymous Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8 pmCathedral Choir in the Conference Room – 8.15 pm THURSDAY8 am Mass ~10 am Mass ~ ®6 pm Mass ~ Colaist Ailigh Leaving Cert Mass in the Cathedral Conference Room7.30 pm Mass ~ Loreto Convent Leaving Cert MassSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openCharismatic Prayer Group INVITES you to Mass in the Conference Room – 8 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 5.30 pmFRIDAY8 am Mass ~ Jim and Nell Gallagher10 am Mass ~7.30 pm Mass ~ See Mass Intentions belowSt Pius X Adoration Chapel is openAl-Anon Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 10.30 amAA Meeting for Women in the Cathedral Conference Room – 1 pmAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 8.30 pmGambler’s Anonymous Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 11 amSATURDAY10 am Mass ~ Maura O’Doherty (First Anniversary)11 am ~ First Holy Communion ~ Scoil Cholmcille7.30 pm Mass ~ Vigil for SundayConfessions: 12 noon to 1 pm and after 7.30 pm MassAA Meeting in the Pastoral Centre – 11 amSt. Vincent de Paul ~ Conwal & Leck Parish ~ 9129503St. Vincent de Paul ~ Parish of Aughaninshin ~ 9122366 MASS INTENTIONS FOR 8 am TUESDAY and 7.30 pm FRIDAYBrid Dorrian ~ Mary McGeever ~ Cissie McDaid ~ Conloth EllisCiaran Ellis ~ Fr. Gillespie ~ Mary Kelly ~ Mary McDermottHugh Travers ~ Teresa Travers ~ Bernie CahillDonegal Summer Cup – Team of the Sixties ~ Join us for a TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE on Tuesday 22nd May at 8.30 pm in the Station House Hotel.On Wednesday 23rd May in the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny, the Conwal Singers, conducted by Graham Harrison, will present music by Mozart, Brahms and Richard Rodney Bennett. The guest accompanist is John Dawson and the performance will also include folksong arrangements and madrigals. The choir will also be joined by guest soprano Ann Jennings who will perform the Four Last Songs of Richard Strauss. The concert begins at 8 pm and admission is €10.INVITATION ~ You are invited to Mass in the Cathedral Conference Room on Thursday 24th May at 8 pm in celebration of Pentecost. Come, O Holy Spirit.St. JOSEPH’S YOUNG PRIESTS SOCIETY ~ Monthly meeting will take place on Friday 25th May at 8 pm in the Pastoral Centre. All are welcome.A DVD called Letterkenny Past and Present will be launched on Saturday 26th May at 8.45 pm in the Station House Hotel by Pat McArt former editor of the Derry Journal. Music by: Patsy Harte and Country Storm. Proceeds from the DVD will go to St. Vincent de Paul. Everyone is welcome.Pilgrimage to Melleray Grotto will take place on Saturday 26th May. Bus leaving the Cathedral Car Park at 2 pm. For further enquiries and bookings please telephone 9121641 or 9125145.Supervised Study for Leaving and Junior Certs ~ Monday 28th May to Friday 1st June also Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th June (7 days). For details call 086-8114151. Limited places.The Annual Raphoe Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Tomb of Matt Talbott in Dublin will take place on Sunday 3rd June. Buses will travel from various venues in the Diocese. In order to secure a seat it is important that booking is made immediately with any of the following Breedge on 087-1200242, Sean on 9147316 or Caroline Dorrian on 087- 6223036.MEGAN’S DAY in the Clanree Hotel on Sunday 10th June from 3 pm with various activities for children including Bouncy Castles, Assault Courses, Face Painting also there will be a Stunt Bike Rider. Music all day. Admission €10 or Family Ticket €25. Email:[email protected] in Religious Education, Theology and Chaplaincy Studies open to teachers, chaplains, parents, sacrament preparation teams and those who are interested in these areas are being run in St. Angela’s College, Sligo. For more information please phone 071-9195550, or visit: www.stangelas.nuigalway.ie or email: [email protected] HUB is located at Greene’s Shopping Centre, Market Square. It has a Thrift Shop, Computer/Internet Cafe, Information Centre and a Drop in Centre. Donations of good quality clothing, shoes, bric-a-brac, pictures, Cd’s and Dvd’s etc. would be appreciated. Phone The Doorway Project, Meadowbank for further info on 9161071.RED DOOR YOUTH CAFE @ Cara House, Letterkenny (Wednesday 23rd May – Ice Cream Day and Games and Friday 25th May – Mexican Day and Pinata. FREE FOR ALL TEENAGERS!!!! Find us on facebook (The-Red Door-Cafe).St. Patrick’s Purgatory, Lough Derg ~ The traditional three day Pilgrimage commences on Friday 1st June. For further information please phone 071-9861518.LOCAL NEWS: PARISH BULLETIN OF ST EUNAN’S, LETTERKENNY was last modified: May 19th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:letterkennyLOCAL NEWS: PARISH BULLETIN OF ST EUNAN’Slast_img read more