20/09/2015 :: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered
Sat. 19th 7pm Kevin & Estie Sexton
Sun. 20th 9am John O’Sullivan, Nogra
12pm Mattie Kilkelly & Deceased Family members
Tue. 22nd 7pm Ballinderreen
Wed. 23rd 9am Ballinderreen
Thurs. 24th 10am People of the Parish
Fri. 25th 10am NO MASS
Sat. 26th 7pm Pat Keane, Caheravoneen, Anv.
Geraldine McInerney, Anv. & Patrick & Bridget Keane, Carnmadra [Special Intention]
Sun. 27th 9am People of the Parish
12pm Joe Mitchell [2nd Anniversary]
Last Sunday’s Collection

€1,460.00 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.


A second collection will be taken up next weekend in aid of the Syrian Refugees

The Parish Office

Please Note: The Parish Office will be closed next Tuesday 22nd September.

Lost & Found

An Ipad has been found in the GAA pitch in Kinvara. Contact Catherine at the parish office

Doorus Cemetery Fund

A fund has commenced to purchase a statue & name plaque for the Doorus Cemetery. A box for your voluntary donations will be at Doorus Church over the next two Sundays, 13th & 20th Sept. Alternatively any member of the committee will look after your donation. For further information contact: Thomas Kavanagh on 087-2996044 or
Fr. David on 091-637154

Calais Refugee Crisis

A van will be going to Calais from Kinvara at the end of Sept. carrying essential supplies.
Donations of men’s clothing, toiletries and outdoor equipment required.
This is just advance notice to give you time to collect your contributions.
Collection points & times to be advised next week.
Details on money donations can be found on

Kinvara GAA Club

Kinvara GAA Club are holding an Open Evening re:- 
Pitch Development Project
on Sept 25th @ 7:30pm , St Josephs Kinvara N.S. Hall.

See the plans & get a status update, be in the know.
Kids Art Competition ‘Your Kinvara GAA of the Future’ results on the night also.

Calais Refugee Solidarity Coffee Morning

Sun. 20th Sept. at 11am , Ballinderreen
Community Centre in aid of Refugee Crisis.
Please support

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Are you caring for someone with Alzheimer’s/ Dementia?
Support Group for family carers of people with dementia, last Thur. of every month commencing
Thur. 24th Sept. 11am, Belmont Suite, Flannerys Hotel, Renmore,
All welcome.
Further information please contact: Maureen Mannion 086 -8211540.

Home Instead Senior Care

Free Educational Workshops
7pm-9:30pm for those caring for a loved one with
Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.
Tuesday, 22nd Sep. Ard Rí Hotel, Tuam;
Wed. 23rd Sep. Loughrea Hotel & Spa and 
Thur. 23rd Sep., Menlo Park Hotel, Galway City. 
Booking Essential. Call Home Instead Senior Care on 091 384 160 or Homeinstead.ie to register.

Kinvara Utd

Girls U14 soccer team are looking for new players! For more information contact Tommy Murphy 085-7712344.

St Colman’s Cell

Pilgrimage to St Colman’s Cell: Slieve Carran, Oct 4th. Starting 2.30pm with Stations of the Cross at the gates to the national park & arriving at St Colman’s Oratory for Mass.

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