Weekly Newsletter 10 November 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

10th  November  2019


Thirty Second Sunday in Ordinary time.

St Naile’s Church, Kinawley

St Mary’s Church Swanlinbar                                      

Sunday 10th 10am:              Pauline Kilkenny, Drumroosk/Belcoo  1st Anniversary Family Reader

Monday 11th 11am NOTE TIME           For the Holy Souls.


Friday 15th 8pm: P J & Margaret McManus, Clonliff and their granddaughter Mary Teresa.


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


Prayers are requested for Eugene Rooney, Wexford Town formerly Greaghnafina (uncle of Kathleen Malanaphy & Carmel Curry) also for Moira McManus (nee Dolan) Enniskillen (sister of John Dolan & Rita Drugan) May they Rest in Peace.


Sunday 10th 11am:              Paddy McBrien, Knockroe

Monday 11th 9.30am:          Holy Souls

Tuesday 12th 9.30am:        As Requested

Wednesday 13th 9.30am:As Requested

Thursday 14th 7pm:             Holy Souls

Friday 15th 6pm: Phil & Teresa McGovern, Furncaceland.

Saturday 16th                        NO MASS

Sunday 17th 11am:              The Hughes & Woods families, Chapel Square (Reader and 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 9th 8pm:                Michael Bowles, Tiravalley 1st Anniversary (Family Reader)


Saturday 16th 8pm;              Pee & Patrick Scallon, Drumclounish Anniversary Mass (Family Reader)

Sunday 10th 9am:  Margaret & Paddy Corrigan, Wheathill, Anniversary Mass (Family Reader)


Sunday 17th 9am:                Philip McManus & deceased members of the McManus & Nolan families, Killykeegan Anniversary Mass.

Please bring your November Lists for the Dead.  In excess of 12 Masses will be said in the Parish for the Holy Souls. 


Baptismal Preparation Programme: Wednesday 4th December at 8pm in Teemore Church.


St. Vincent de Paul: Helpline Number: 077 32222137   Because of the Blessing of the Graves in Kinawley, the monthly collection will be held at all Masses this weekend November 9th/ 10th. Help is available to needy families in the locality on the approach of Christmas. Fully confidential.



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


Parish Office Details: E-mail:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 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 3/11/19 Numbers drawn were 3, 8, 25, 29 No Jackpot Winner Lucky Dip Winners: £20 – Ronan Gilheaney, Macken £10 – Hamilton Children, Crummer, Macken  £10 – Colm McAuley, Drumroosk, Kinawley £10 – Aaron Tierney, Tirravalley, Macken Next week's jackpot will be £7600. Supervisors are Cathal Murphy, Gerry Breen and Francie McGovern. Please support the weekly lotto as it is the financial lifeline of our club. Cairde Brian Boru (Friends of Brian Boru) - we are still looking for more people to sign up.  Please contact any committee member who will be happy to help. The next draw will take place on Sunday 24th November.  Hard luck to our Senior men who lost out to Glenn (Down) in the Ulster Club Championship Quarter Final last Sunday. Our Senior ladies play Newtownbutler in the Division 1 League Final on Sunday 10th November at 2pm in Donagh.  Congratulations to Joanne Doonan who has been selected on the Gaelic Life Ulster Club All-Star Team. Our Club AGM will take place on Saturday 16th November at 5pm in the Clubrooms.  All members welcome. Gaelic4girls continues in Kinawley Community Hall, Tuesdays from 7-8pm @ £1.50 - cover hall cost.  It is open to girls in P4, P5, P6 & P7. 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.  Ranganna Gaeilge - Irish Classes continue in St.Aidan's High School, Derrylin on Thursdays from 8 - 9pm.  These classes are perfect for anyone who has always wanted to learn Irish but didn't know where to start.  You don't have to know any Irish to take part, everyone is welcome. Please spread the word

2. Swanlinbar Gaa Notes: 4th November 2019 Blotto Numbers Drawn No Jackpot Winner €20 Each Andy Corrigan, Kinawley Shane Mc Govern, Swanlinbar. Yearly Blotto  Gretta Mc Kiernan, Ballyconnell Bernadette Gilleece, Teemore Tony Mc Goldrick, Swanlinbar Mary Mc Caffrey, Teemore Jackpot will be €8400. 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 €5350. Snowball on game 5 on 45 calls or less for €2,900 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   A. Neary. Ballyconnell We are selling tickets for our Winter Fuel Draw which will take place in The Swan Bar on Saturday 18th January 2020. Tickets are €5 each or 3 for €10. 1St Prize is trailer load of Firewood & Fuel Voucher for €250  2 nd Prize €500 Fuel Voucher   3rd Prize 10 X 40kgs Bags of Coal  4th Prize 10 Bales of Briquettes. Tickets available from any committee member Cavan Gaa are having a draw for a house in Dublin worth €375,000. Tickets are €100 each and can be purchased by contacting Michael Leydon on 087 6018271. Draw will take place on 30th December 2019

Dernacrieve Gaels Under 20’s play Blackwater Gaels on Sunday 10th November at 2pm Check Facebook for venue

3. Kinawley Community Centre Concert - Éiru will be in concert on this Saturday 16th November 8.30pm Tickets now available, please contact Pat 07851731647 or Roisin 07795571535 or  email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Seniors Daffodil Club – is on  @ 10.30am in the community centre with fun activities and refreshments each week, great way to start the week off. Everyone is welcome Games morning for adults Wednesday mornings 10.30am everyone welcome and we finish with a cuppa this is supported by funding from Sport NI/FODC  Circuits class  starting Friday's November 7.30-8.30pm this is supported by funding through FODC  Jiving Class starting the 20th November 8pm - 9.30pm no partners required everyone welcome.   Christmas Supper Evening with Music and dancing Sunday 8th December 7pm book your table now contact Roisin or one of the Hall Committee.    Hall Bookings -  please contact Roisin Smyth on 07795571535 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The hall and meeting room is available for parties, indoor soccer, meetings etc Supporting Kinawley CC Draw October  winners Manus Boyle  £1,000 , Damien & Marcella McManus £200, Margaret Green £100, Patsy McManus £100. 

4. John Paul 11 Awards If any of our young people would like to take part in the John Paul II Awards this year contact Leanne on 07814097766.  Age 16 +

5. Book Launch. Bawnboy Heritage will be launching their book titled a look back in Time.  Memories of Templeport and Beyond. At the following Venues. St Mogues College 18th November at 7-30pm Ballinamore Library 21st November at 8-30pm Cavan Library   26th November at 7pm

6. St Aidan’s PTFA- crochet classes every Thursday in St Aidan’s 7-9pm beginners and experienced welcome £4 per night

7. St Aidan’s PTFA annual craft fair Sunday 24th November 11am to 5pm a great selection of Christmas gifts to choose from to get your Christmas shopping started

8. There will be a choir workshop for singers and musicians in preparation for Advent and Christmas in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cavan, on Wednesday 20 November 2019, beginning at 7:30p.m.