Mass times and intentions for the week from 29th June 2024

Saturday 29th June, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Jack Daly, Bellharbour, 4th anniversary;

Mairéad Corbett, Main Street, Kinvara, 10th anniversary;

Christy and Irene Corbett, Loughcurra, remembrance.

Sunday 30th June:

9am, Doorus: Gerard Cunnane, Aughinish and Leixlip, anniversary.

10.30am, Ballinderreen: Mass.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Mass.

Tuesday 2nd July, 7pm, Ballinderreen: Gerry Quinn, Ballinderreen, 1st anniversary.

Wednesday 3rd July, 9.15am, Ballinderreen: Mass.

Thursday 4th July, 10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: People of Kinvara and Ballinderreen Parishes.

Friday 5th July:

10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Mass.

7pm, Parkmore Cemetery: Cemetery Mass.

Saturday 6th July, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Killian Staunton Touris, Loughcurra, 4th anniversary;

Rainer Krause, Cartron, Kinvara, months mind.

Sunday 7th July:

9am, Doorus: Martin Shaughnessy, Parkmore, 17th anniversary, and deceased members of the Shaughnessy and Mannion family;

Kevin Huban, Doorus, 1st anniversary.

10.30am, Ballinderreen: Claire Burke, Toureen, 2nd anniversary;

Paul McNamara, Keamsella West, 2nd anniversary, and his parents Mike and Veronica McNamara, Claddagh, anniversary;

John Colman Kelly, Tyrone, Kilcolgan, 6th anniversary;

Ann Quinn, Mulrook East, 6th anniversary;

Mary and Thomas Hynes, Toureen, anniversary.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Patrick Nolan, Tulla Park, Boston, Co. Clare and Currenrue, Kinvara, 1st anniversary.

Outdoor Mass at Blake Manor Nursing Home

The outdoor Mass at Blake Manor Nursing Home that had to be cancelled due to inclement weather in May will go ahead now instead this Wednesday 26th June 2024 at 3pm. The weather forecast is good, so it will be possible to go ahead this time.

The public is welcome to come to join with the community of Blake Manor in celebrating the Mass. Members of the Ballinderreen Church choir will be singing for the Mass.

Cemetery Masses 2024

During the Summer, we will have the celebration of the cemetery Masses in Kinvara and Ballinderreen Parishes. We lovingly remember the faithful departed and offer Mass for them, and we pray for the consolation of the bereaved. Fr Hugh will bless the graves after each of the Masses.

The dates for the Masses in the cemeteries are as follows:

Parkmore Cemetery: Friday 5th July 2024 at 7pm. (If weather is very inclement, the Mass would move to Doorus Church.)

Mountcross Cemetery: Friday 12th July 2024 at 7pm. (If weather is very inclement, the Mass would move to St Colman’s Church, Kinvara.)

Drumacoo Cemetery: Friday 19th July 2024 at 7pm. (If weather is very inclement, the Mass would move to Ballinderreen Church.)

Doorus Cemetery: Friday 26th July 2024 at 7pm. (If weather is very inclement, the Mass would move to Doorus Church.)

Foy’s Cemetery: Friday 2nd August 2024 at 7pm. (If weather is very inclement, the Mass would move to Ballinderreen Church.)

May their souls, and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

Mass times and intentions for the week from 22nd June 2024

Saturday 22nd June, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: John and Mary Callanan, Caherglissane, anniversary.

Sunday 23rd June:

9am, Doorus: Mass.

10.30am: Tom O’Toole, Killeenaran, 1st anniversary;

Martin Roache, Castlebar, anniversary;

Michael, Margaret, Christy, and Breeda Kearney, Toureen and Clough, anniversary;

Maureen and Pat Dunican, Surrey, anniversary;

Carmel Moriarty, Carlow, anniversary;

John Nee, Oxford, anniversary.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Delia Callanan, Northampton, months mind.

Tuesday 25th June, 7pm, Ballinderreen: Mass.

Wednesday 26th June, 9.15am, Ballinderreen: People of Ballinderreen and Kinvara Parishes.

Thursday 27th June, 10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Parish Mass cards for the deceased.

Friday 28th June, 10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Patrick and Maria Corbett, Loughcurra; and Mattie and Sarah Regan, The Quay, Kinvara, remembrance.

Saturday 29th June, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Jack Daly, Bellharbour, 4th anniversary;

Mairéad Corbett, Main Street, Kinvara, 10th anniversary;

Christy and Irene Corbett, Loughcurra, remembrance.

Sunday 30th June:

9am, Doorus: Gerard Cunnane, Aughinish and Leixlip, anniversary.

10.30am, Ballinderreen: Mass.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Mass.

 

Priest Rotation Weekend, 15th & 16th June 2024

The priests of the parishes of Kilmacduagh deanery (i.e. South Galway) are having a rotation weekend, this 15th-16th June 2024, and so Fr Joe Roche, Parish Priest of Ardrahan, Kilchreest, Castledaly and Peterswell, will celebrate the Masses in Kinvara and Ballinderreen, while Fr Hugh visits Gort and Beagh. Masses will not be streamed this weekend.

Mass times and intentions for the week from 15th June 2024

Saturday 15th June, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Marty Fallon, Kinvara, anniversary;

Michael McInerney, Caheradoo, Kilcolgan, 2nd anniversary;

Paddy Kavanagh, Roo Demesne, and his parents Peter and Anna Marie Kavanagh, Roo Demesne, anniversary.

Sunday 16th June:

9am, Doorus: Carmel Donohue, Convent Road, 8th anniversary.

10.30am, Ballinderreen: Paddy Kelly, Killeenaran, 1st anniversary;

Ann Feeney, Athlone, anniversary;

Joe Connolly, and his father Frank Connolly, Carnane, anniversary.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Mass.

Tuesday 18th June, 7pm, Ballinderreen: Special intention.

Wednesday 19th June, 9.15am: People of Ballinderreen and Kinvara Parishes.

Thursday 20th June, 10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Mass.

Friday 21st June, 10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Mass.

Saturday 22nd June, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: John and Mary Callanan, Caherglissane, anniversary.

Sunday 23rd June:

9am, Doorus: Mass.

10.30am: Tom O’Toole, Killeenaran, 1st anniversary;

Martin Roache, Castlebar, anniversary;

Michael, Margaret, Christy, and Breeda Kearney, Toureen and Clough, anniversary;

Maureen and Pat Dunican, Surrey, anniversary;

Carmel Moriarty, Carlow, anniversary;

John Nee, Oxford, anniversary.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Delia Callanan, Northampton, months mind.

Mass times and intentions for the week from 8th June 2024

Saturday 8th June, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Mass.

Sunday 9th June:

9am, Doorus: John Huban, Knockaculleen, 5th anniversary, and his parents Peter and Lena Huban, Knockaculleen, and his sister Maureen Sharpe and her husband Bob Sharpe, U.S.A., and deceased members of the Huban family, anniversary;

Michael Hynes, Doorus and Limerick, anniversary.

10.30am, Ballinderreen: Bridget and Willie Waites, Ballycleary, anniversary.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Paddy Connors, Ardnagrove, anniversary.

Tuesday 11th June, 7pm, Ballinderreen: Mass.

Wednesday 12th June, 9.15am, Ballinderreen: Mass.

Thursday 13th June, 10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Parish Mass cards for special intentions.

Friday 14th June, 10am, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Mass.

Saturday 15th June, 7pm, St Joseph’s, Kinvara: Marty Fallon, Kinvara, anniversary;

Michael McInerney, Caheradoo, Kilcolgan, 2nd anniversary;

Paddy Kavanagh, Roo Demesne, and his parents Peter and Anna Marie Kavanagh, Roo Demesne, anniversary.

Sunday 16th June:

9am, Doorus: Mass.

10.30am, Ballinderreen: Paddy Kelly, Killeenaran, 1st anniversary;

Ann Feeney, Athlone, anniversary;

Joe Connolly, and his father Frank Connolly, Carnane, anniversary.

12 noon, St Colman’s, Kinvara: Mass.

Corpus Christi Procession 2024

 

To mark the Solemnity of Corpus Christi, the procession with the Blessed Sacrament will take place at the end of the 7pm vigil Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Kinvara on Saturday 1st June 2024, walking to the green area at Castleview Park, to end with Benediction. All are welcome. As is traditional, this year’s First Communion children are especially invited to participate, dressed in their First Communion outfits. Parents, please explain the meaning of the procession to the children beforehand, so that they can fully appreciate it.