We extend our sympathy to the family of Mai Fallon, Mountain Road, especially to her daughter Celestine Fennessy, Rathloose.
We welcome into the Christian community Ellen Diana Princess Hutchison and Katie Ann Cahill who were baptised in Powerstown last week.
We congratulate their parents Patrick and Ellen, and David and Helen.
A special mass on Sunday next, July 31, at 5pm in Powerstown to commemorate all the priests who served in the parish over the past 250 years and the men and women from the parish who served at home and abroad. A commemorative garden will be blessed. All are invited to this special parish celebration. Monsignor Olden will preach at the mass.
PARISH HISTORY BOOK
The book on the history of the parish will be on sale after the special 5p.m. mass next Sunday. Cost €20.
Winners of the Progressive 25, at Rathkeevin Hall, on Thursday July 21. Winners sharing 1st and 2nd on 10 games: John Costello and B Egan; Mick Keane and Rose Ann Carew. 3rd on 9 games: Phil. Hackett and Mary Moloney.
Table Prizes - On the 19th game: Joe Aherne and Peg O’Connell. On the 20th game: Dick Lonergan and Denis O’Donnell.
Progressive 25 again on Thursday July 28, at 8.30 pm (sharp).