Monthly Archives: January 2013

Altar Society

Graveyard ImageSincere thanks to those who attend meeting in Loughmore on last Tuesday night. A further meeting will take place on Tuesday 5th February.

Meeting for Castleiney will take place this Monday night at 8.00pm. I appeal for new members to come along and be part of this important church service.


Baptism image 2We welcome into the Christian Community Evan John son of Paul and Patricia Langton, Manna North, Templemore who was baptised recently.

Feast of the Presentation of the Lord

Cashel and Emly imageSaturday is the Feast of thePresentation of the Lord  also known as Candlemas.  Mass will be celebrated in both Churches at 9.30am. Candles will be blessed that will be used in both of our Churches during the coming year. Candles are blessed on this day to remind us that Jesus is the light of the world.

First Friday

1st Friday imageThis Friday is the first Friday of the month.  Confessions will be heard before evening Mass. The usual communion calls to the sick and housebound on the day.  If you have a family member or neighbour who is unable to attend Sunday Mass because of illness or old age and would like to recieve Holy Communion in their home, please contact either Monsignor Dooley or Fr. Padraig. 

Weekly Newsletter 3rd Sunday

Newsletter ImageClick the link below to read this weeks newsletter.

3rd Sunday 27th jan

LOUGHMORE PROGRESSIVE 25 Results Sunday 20th January

Progressive 25 image 210 games:  Dinny and LiamDunne, Statia and LarryMaher.


9 games: DanTierney and LiamCleary, TimTierney and MargaretBourke,


 10th game:: SeanGleeson and Michael Grimes.

20th game: TomNolan and GerryMaher


Raffle: MalachyMcCullagh, DanTierney, JohnMaher, MargaretBourke, Paddy Joyce.

The Cottage Shop & Tearooms Opening Hours

Cottage Market Image9.00am – 6.30pm Monday to Friday

10.30am – 6pm Saturday & Sunday

Your local Community Shop & Tearooms is providing a very welcome and necessary service for the Community. Please make a conscious effort to shop local, thus supporting our local producers & crafts people.  Your support is very much appreciated and needed to ensure its continued success into the future.  New volunteers are always welcome and we would be delighted to support anyone seeking work experience.

Castleiney Folk Group

Choir imageRehearsal on this Monday 21st at 8pm for Service of Light Mass for those receiving their Confirmation in March which is on  next Sunday Jan 27th at 10.00am.

Loughmore Church Fundraising Committee

Loughmore Church imageMeeting will take place on Tuesday week 29th January at 8.00pm in Parish Centre. All are welcome.

Altar Society

Cashel and Emly imagePart of both churches for many years. Need for new parishioners to held relaunch. What is involved flower aranging, help with altar linen and help with keeeping sacred vessels clean.  Teams are put together and each team will be on for beteeen one to two months in the year.Meeting for Loughmore Church this Tuesday 22nd at 8.00pm in Church. Meeting for Castleiney Church om Monday 28th. Your help would be greatly appreciated.