An area penitential service will take place in the Friary Church on Wednesday 27th at 7.30pm. A number of priests will be present for confessions.
HOLY WEEK CEREMONIES
Mass for Holy Thursday in Powerstown at 7pm, in Lisronagh at 8pm. Celebration of the Passion on Good Friday in Lisronagh at 3pm and Powerstown at 7.30pm. First Mass of Easter in Powerstown on Saturday at 7pm and in Lisronagh at 8.30pm. Confessions in Powerstown on Saturday from 11am to 11.30am and in Lisronagh from 12pm to 12.30pm.
Please hand in your Trocaire boxes at any of the Easter ceremonies or to the Parochial House. Every little contribution helps the needy of the world.
Easter collection for the priests of the parish and diocese this weekend.
Collection for the upkeep of the Holy Places will be held on Good Friday.
We extend our sympathy to the family of Marion Quinn, Giantsgrave, especially to her husband Tom, son Colm, brothers Eugene and Michael, sister Theresa, relatives and friends.
Congratulations to John and Nicola Carroll whose child Donal Luke was baptised in Powerstown on Saturday last.
AMERICAN TEA PARTY
An American Tea Party/ Parish Social takes place on Friday, April 12, in Hillview Sports Centre. Tickets for meal and dance cost €20. Enquiries to Maura O’Donovan 0526126151 or Mary Cahill 0868273701.
Winners of the Progressive 25 held at Rathkeevin Hall on Thursday, March 21. Winners on 11 games: Michael Prendergast and Bill Landy. 2nd. on 10 games: Jim and Mary Garrett. Sharing 3rd. on 9 games: John O’Connor and Mick O’Dwyer; Willie Heffernan and Mary Moloney. Table Prizes - On the 19th game: Paddy Franey and David Blissett; On the 20th. game: Sean Spillane and Nuala Hogan. Progressive 25 again on Thursday, March 28, at 9pm.
Tennis coaching at Moyle Park Tennis Courts on Saturday at the following times: 7 to 12 year olds: 10am to 11am. Over 12s: 11am to 12noon. New members welcome.
DRAW THE JOKER
Results for March 24: Davy Phelan, c/o Halfway Bar, €100; Johnny Mulcahy, Lisronagh, €50; Maurice Kennedy, O’Rahilly Avenue, €50; Pat Brett, Drumdeel, €25. This week’s Jackpot €3,500. Thanks to all who plaY. Tickets at €2 each can be had from any committee member.
A fun day with games and skills for all tennis goers 10a.m to 11.30am on Saturday, March 30.