Weekly Newsletter 6 October 2019





Priest’s contacts:

Fr Maurice McMorrow P.P.028 66348250 /

Mobile 087 2584813

Fr Benny Fitzpatrick C.C.049 9521221 /

Mobile 087 3899345

Pastoral Area – Priest in the Cluster:

Fr Gerry Alwill P.P. Derrylin, 028 67748315

6th October 2019


Twenty Seventh  Sunday in Ordinary Time

St Naile’s Church, Kinawley

St Mary’s Church Swanlinbar                                      

Sunday 6th 10am:                Sean McBarron, Corracoash & deceased family members Anniversary Mass. (Family Reader)

Monday 7th 7pm: Ellen & Patrick Smith, Corraghglebe and deceased family members. Anniversary Mass

Tuesday 8th 9.30am:           As Requested

Friday 11th 8pm: Vincent Greene, Clonliff & deceased members of Greene and Gormley families, Anniversary Mass

Sunday 13th 10am:              Hubert Gilbride, Clondavil Anniversary Mass. (reader of the month)

Adoration on Tuesday 10am to 12 noon & 6pm to 10pm.


Divine Mercy Devotions on Monday evening after 7pm Mass.

We pray for the eternal rest of Bridie Reilly (sister of Ann Cornyn and Maureen McCusker) whose funeral took place on Tuesday in Teemore. May she Rest in Peace.

Sunday 6th 11am:                Peggy McManus, husband Phil and son John Derryclegna (Family Reader & Gifts)

Monday 7th 9.30am:            As Requested

Friday 11th 7pm: Gerald Scollan, Anniversary Mass

Saturday 12th                        NO MASS

Sunday 13th 11am:              Edward & Teresa McKiernan, Aughnakelly (family reader & Gifts)


Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesday 5pm to 9pm.


Church Repair Fund: please continue to support this fund.



St Patrick’s Church Killesher

St Lasir’s Church, Wheathill        

Saturday 5th 8pm:                Babs Cleary, Drumcannon Anniversary Mass (Family Reader)

Wednesday 9th 9.30am  As Requested

Saturday 12th 8pm:              As Requested

Eucharistic Adoration in Killesher on Wednesdays 7.30pm to 8.30pm.

Sunday 6th 9am: People of the Parish.    

Sunday 13th 9am:                As Requested                                                                       

Miraculous Medal: Blessing, Enrolment and distribution of medals on:-

Saturday 12th October 8pm Killesher,

Sunday 13th October 10am Kinawley

Sunday 20th October 9am Wheathill,

Sunday 20th October 11am Swanlinbar.

Apostolic Society Swanlinbar 13th October. Usual collection will be taken up. Your support will be much appreciated.

Killesher/Wheathill Apostolic Society collection amounted to £375.15 and €89.50.  Greatly appreciated.  

Blessing of the Graves Kinawley Church and New Cemetery directly after 10am Mass Sunday 3rd November.  There will be Refreshments afterwards in the Community Centre.

Baptismal Preparation Programme: Wednesday 9th October at 8pm in Killesher Church.

St. Vincent de Paul: Helpline Number: 077 32222137   The monthly collection will be held at all Masses this weekend October 5th/6th. 

North West S.T.O.P.: Free Counselling Available, Contact 086 777 2009 Or 1850 211 877.

Parish Office Details: E-mail:. Kinawley: Tel: 028 66348250 on Wednesday 2.30 - 5.30pm (Helen) - Mass Bookings for Kinawley / Killesher / Wheathill, Fr Maurice will take Mass bookings at all other times. Swanlinbar: Fr Benny on Tuesday (10am – 1pm) 00353499521221.





1. Kinawley GAA Notes:  Club Lotto Sunday 29/09/19 Numbers drawn were 3 12 18 19 Lucky Dip Winners £20 – Caelan McHugh, Carroo, Kinawley £10 – Liam Goodwin, Enniskillen £10 – Declan Greene £10 – Conor Maguire Next week's jackpot will be £7100. Supervisors are John Crudden, Darren Boyle and Declan Cathcart. Please support the weekly lotto as it is the financial lifeline of our club. Executive meeting Thursday at 8pm. Cairde Brian Boru (Friends of Brian Boru) -   A big thanks to each and every one of the many people who have signed up. For anyone who still has a form to be collected, please contact any committee member who will be happy to call.   Well done to the senior ladies who beat Killeeshil in the Ulster quarter final on Saturday. Their ulster semi-final is at home again Saturday 12th at 2pm Shauna O’Neill Shamrocks, Monaghan. Well done to U16 girls won the Division 1 Championship Final on Wednesday beating Knockninny Ladies. Hard luck to the U13 boys defeated in Championship A Final by a strong Irvinestown side. Well done to the U13 girls winning the Division 1 league final on Saturday. Gaelic4girls is starting. Kinawley GFC are hosting training for girls - open to girls in P4, P5, P6 & P7 and are not currently registered with the LGFA. This is a fantastic opportunity for our underage girls to get involved in Ladies Gaelic Football.  The programme is focused on fun and participation, allowing girls an introduction to ladies gaelic football in a non-competitive environment. It will be held in Kinawley Community Hall from Tuesday 8th October from 7-8pm @ £1.50 - cover hall cost

2. Swanlinbar Gaa Notes: 30th September 2019 Blotto Numbers Drawn No Jackpot Winner €20 Each Kathleen Mc Govern, Corlough Gene Owens, Uragh, Swanlinbar Tommie mc Govern, Ballyconnell Aoife Mc Gerty, Derrylin Angela Daly, Church Road, Swanlinbar Eugene & Patricia c/o Brogans Butchers Jackpot will be €7900. Draw will take place at Bingo on Monday night. You can now do your Blotto online at     Https://www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Swanlinbar St Marys/lotto  Cut off time is 7pm on Monday for that week’s draw Bingo  Total prize fund which can be won on next Monday night is €4,850.  Snowball on game 5 on 45 calls or less for €2,400 Quickie game for the line €100 and for panel €250 On game 10 there is the usual €1000 to be won. Monday night’s winner was Hugh Mc Govern, Corlough

3. The new season for the Aughakillymaude Historical Society starts on Tuesday 8th October at 8.00/ 8.30 pm The Speaker: is Rev. Stanley (retired mini from Bainbridge Co Down). The Subject is the commercial developments and faith in China and Ireland. Rev. Stanley has worked with the Chinese Community in Ireland and China and has visited China a number of times. An interesting night awaits you.  Usual refreshments served. Please keep free Friday 8th November and Saturday 9th November for our book launch “The book of Knockninny” this book was first started in 1653 and finished  in 1718 by Brian Maguire described has a gentleman farmer from Kinawley. This will be a weekend of celebration If you need any further information on any of the events please let me know. We will provide more information on the book launch weekend closer to the time. Michael McBarron. 

4. Cuilcagh Medical Practice, Florencecourt: Flu Vaccine Clinics on 8th  October 2pm to 4.30pm No appointment necessary (Strictly Flu Vaccine only)  Please come for your vaccine if you  are aged 75 years or more or are in one of the at risk groups 64 years & under respiratory, heart, liver or kidney disease, diabetic or immunosuppressed.   All pre-school children aged two years or more on the 1st September 2019. 

5. Aughakillymaude Cultural Center: Sat Oct. 5th at 9.30pm usual monthly music session (inls. Song & Prose) refreshments served. 


7. Kinawley Community Centre Seniors Daffodil Club – is on @ 10.30am in the community centre with fun activities and refreshments each week, start your week off in good company. Everyone is welcome  Boccia/New Age Curling starting on Wednesday mornings10.30am this is supported by funding from Sport NI/FODC New Flower Arranging Class  starting on Wednesday 9th October 7pm - 9pm cost £20 for 6 weeks.  There are limited places please contact Roisin on 07795571535 to book a place. Snow White Pantomime in Kinawley Community Centre at 2 pm on Saturday 19th October 2019. This imaginative and enthralling family experience will be performed by renowned M&M Theatrical Productions. TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE please contact Roisin Smyth 0779 557 1535 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Facebook @kinawleyhall.   Concert - Éiru will be in concert on the 16th November 8.30pm Tickets now available, please contact Pat 07851731647 or Roisin 0779 557 1535 or  email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Hall Bookings -  please contact Roisin Smyth on 07795571535 or  The hall and meeting room is available for parties, indoor soccer, meetings etc

8. Cavan Autism Parents Support (CAPS) collection A heartfelt thanks for your generous support at our recent collection. Total raised was €245 & £127.  Thank you!

9. As Pope Francis has dedicated the month of October to our Missionaries, we would like all our schools to follow the pilgrim trail of St Ninnidh on his return journey from Knockninny to Inishmacsaint from Upper Lough Erne to Lower Lough Erne that was recreated by Lough Erne Hertiage rowers in traditional Lough Erne Cots.  For more information – look up the The Lough Erne Heritage website or ask any local member of the The Lough Heritage Group.