06/12/2015 :: 2nd Sunday of Advent

Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered
Sat. 5th 7pm Michael & Kathleen Tully, [Anniversary]
Sun 6th 9am Deceased members of the Brann Family
Michael Curtin [2nd Anniversary]
Fr. Sean O’Gormaile & deceased family members
12 noon Patrick & Bridget Connolly, Main St. Kinvara, Anv.
Tue. 8th 10am Mass—Holy Day
7pm Ballinderreen
Wed. 9th 9am Ballinderreen
Thur. 10th 10am Mass
Fri. 11th 10am People of the Parish
Sat. 12th 7pm Frances Keane & Deceased family members
Sun. 13th 9am Bridie Linnane, Nogra, [Months Mind]
Alf & Eileen Mahon & Patrick Halvy
12 noon Jack & Nora Conole, Crushoa, [Anniversary]
Last Sunday’s Collection

A sincere ‘Thank you’ for your generosity and support. All the money collected in the weekend collections goes towards the maintenance and upkeep our Parish and Churches.

Doorus Choir Practice

Monday 7th at 7pm Doorus Church. Men, women & children
welcome! This practice is in preparation for Doorus Christmas 9am Mass. Contact
Teresa 087-2449745


Please walk up on the right and down on the left to ease congestion

Parking, St. Colman’s Church Kinvara

For Health & Safety reasons, please do not park along the wall to the left hand side of the barrier. Thank You.

Please Note

Church gate collections are to be taken up after Mass.

St Joseph’s Church Choir practice

Practice for St Joseph’s Church Choir for Christmas program every Wed. night at 8:00 pm in the church. New members welcome. Just a desire to sing is all that is required

Loose change / coppers

A basket will be left at the front of the altar in all Churches at all Masses next weekend for your loose change / coppers, if you wish to contribute. All proceeds will go to St. Vincent de Paul & Trocaire.

Let it Snow!

A seasonal celebration in aid of Cope Galway. Sat. Dec. 12th at 7.45pm. In St. Joseph’s Church. Presenting The Quay Singers, Sonic Strings, Maeve Cairney & The Kinvara Youth Choir. Adm. Free. Donations to Cope, Galway.

Thank You!

Social Services Church gate collection raised €440

Turning on of Christmas lights

has been changed to Sun. 6th at 6pm, due to bad weather.

Blake Manor Nursing Home

will be having their Christmas Party on Sunday 13th Dec from 3pm to 6pm. All Welcome!

COPE Galway

invite landlords to consider making a house available  to a homeless family or person. The landlord would receive rent at the levels available from the state supplement schemes. For more info. contact Jacquie Horan or Martin O Connor at 091 778750.

Esker Healing Mission

Esker Church  Mon 7th- Fri 11th Dec. Daily 10am, 5pm, 7pm & 9pm. All welcome. 

A Speaker

will give a Presentation For The Renewal Of Adoration Of The Blessed Eucharist In This Parish next weekend 12th & 13th Of November 2015. 

Christmas concert

with Liam Lawton, Jesuit Church, Sea Road, Tue. 15th Dec. Doors open at 7:30pm, concert begins at 8pm. Tickets €20 with proceeds to COPE Galway. Ticket, 086 877 6537, 091 569715 or online at www.messenger.ie.  

Galway Hospice Christmas Tree Ceremony

All are invited on Sun., 6th. Dec. at 5pm on the grounds of Galway Hospice. Light a candle in memory of your loved one. Santa Claus in attendance. Refreshments afterwards in Galway Hospice.

Parish Office

Parish Office Opening Hours:

Tuesday & Wednesday Ballinderreen 9.30am—12.30pm
Thursday & Friday Kinvara 9.30am—12.30pm

Phone no. 086-8577644

The Online Resource for Kinvara & Ballinderreen Parishoners