Weekly Newsletter 26 July 2020






Priest’s contacts:

Fr Maurice McMorrow P.P.028 66348250 /

Mobile 00353 87 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


26th July 2020

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time


St Naile’s Church, Kinawley

St Mary’s Church, Swanlinbar                                     


Sunday 26th 10am:             Dympna Cathcart, Corrameeen Anniversary Mass               


Monday 27th 8pm:               Peter & Brother Michael Gilleece, Tully and Kevin Gilleece who passed away in March RIP & deceased family members


Friday 31st 8pm:                   First Friday vigil Communion of  Reparation to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Jimmy & Gary Bradley, Main St, Kinawley Anniversary Mass


Saturday 1st 10am:             First Saturday Communion of Reparation to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

NOTE TIME          



Sunday 2nd 10am:               Tommy Reilly, Killafintna Anniversary Mass


Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament in abbreviated format following Masses as in previous weeks for the moment.





Sunday 26th 11am:              Eamon O’Brien, Hawkswood


Monday 27th 10am:            


Tuesday 28th 10am:           


Wednesday 29th 10am:     


Thursday 30th 7.00pm:      


Friday 31st 7.00pm:             Fergus Farrell, Furnaceland


Saturday 1st:                         No Mass


Sunday 2nd 11am:               The Parishioners


Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesday 28th from 5.00pm to 9.00pm.



St Patrick’s Church Killesher

St Lasir’s Church, Wheathill                                     


Saturday 25th 8.00pm:   Jimmy Leonard, Gortacarn First Anniversary Mass


Saturday 1st 8.00pm:      Patsy Carron, Tiravlley  Anniversary Mass



Sunday 26th 9.00am:      People of the Parish


Sunday 2nd 9.00am:       People of the Parish


August Rota

Kinawley: Collectors: David Murphy, James Breen. Counters: Frances Crudden, Cleo Baxter, Paula Drumm.

Cleaners: Noeleen Martin, Philomena McManus.

Swanlinbar: Collectors: Kieran McGovern, Adrian/Cian McGoverm. Sean Murray, Roly Curran.

Counters: Kieran & Bernie McGovern, Sheila McKiernan, Ann McMorrow.

Killesher: Collectors: Terence Maguire. Counters: Sean Tierney & Jim Maguire & Shirley Mc Aloon.

Cleaners: Caroline Hamilton & Patricia Rooney

Wheathill: Collector: Colm McGuinness


Kinawley Chapel Webcam, (can be accessed using MCN Media) the above Masses will be broadcast at the specified times.

Parish Office Details: E-mail:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Kinawley: Phone Fr Maurice on 028 66348250 for Mass Bookings for Kinawley / Killesher / Wheathill.

Swanlinbar: Phone Fr Benny on Tuesday (10.00am – 1.00pm) 0035349 9521221.





1. Kinawley GAA:  Club Lotto Sunday 19/07/2020 Numbers drawn were 6, 8, 17, 29. No Jackpot Winner. Lucky Dip winners: £20 - Jason Martin, Graffy; £20 - Aidan Clarke, Glassdrummond; £20 - Boyle Family, Cooneen; £20 - Baxter Children, Ballyconnell; Next week's jackpot will be £3,400. Thank you to everyone who purchased lotto tickets.  Please continue to support our Lotto as it is the financial lifeline of our club.  Play online at www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Kinawley_GFC/lotto Cut off time for purchasing online tickets is 9pm on the Sunday of the draw. Lotto envelopes are available in Curry's Shop, McM Supplies, McCorry's & O'Reilly's Service Station, Swanlinbar.  Completed envelopes can be left in to any of these shops where they will be collected for the draw.


Cairde Brian Ború - Next draw will take place this Sunday 26th July. If anyone still wishes to sign up to Cairde Brian Ború, please contact any committee member who will be happy to help.


Hard luck to our U19 boys who lost out to Derrgonnelly in the Division 1 League Final last Saturday.


Senior men begin their Division 1 League campaign against Devenish, Sunday 26th July at 1pm in Kinawley.


Reserve Men's Division 1 Round 2 v Newtownbutler, Saturday 25th July at 6.30pm in Kinawley.


Senior Ladies begin their Division 1 League campaign away to Derrygonnelly, Sunday 26th July at 10am.


Well done to our U14 Girls who beat Knockninny on Monday night in their first League game.  Next game is away to Enniskillen Monday 27th July at 7pm.


Well done to our Minor girls who beat Knockninny on Thursday evening in their first league game of the year.  Full time score Kinawley 8-17 Knockninny 0-07.  Next game is away to Derrygonnelly, Thursday 6th August at 7pm.


Preschool, U6 and U8 coaching continues Thursday 30th July 6.30pm to 7.30pm.   As part of the COVID return to play policy, parents must complete both the eLearning module & health questionnaire. Take a screen shot of the eLearning module certificate and forward to our COVID officers; Preschool - Anna McKenna 07850324252, U6 - Angela Bogue 07708806411, U8 -Nuala Maguire 07731843976.


Kinawley Brian Ború's/St.Mary's Killesher FUN Summer Camp for 4 - 12 year olds. Monday 10th - Friday 14th August.  Time: 10am - 2pm.  Cost: £35 per child, £90 for 3 children from the same family or £110 for 4 children from the same family.  The camp will be following the latest government guidelines in relation to COVID-19.  Limited number of places available. Contact John on 07808523959 if you want to register your child/children.




2. Swanlinbar GAA Notes: 20th July 2020: Blotto Numbers Drawn No Jackpot Winner. €20 Each: Kathleen Brennan, Kinawley; Mark O Reilly, Swanlinbar; Sean Martin, 5 Mountain View Kinawley; Patricia Maguire, Rossfad Rd., Enniskillen; Mary Brady, Keenaghan, Ballyconnell; Jamie & Keola Gunn, Derrylin. Next Week’s Jackpot will be €10,500. Draw will take place at Bingo on next Monday night. You can now do your Blotto online at https://www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Swanlinbar_St_Marys Cut off time is 6pm on Monday for that week’s draw.


Drive-in-Bingo Continues in Charlie’s Yard every Monday at 8.30pm. Total prize fund which can be won on the night is €7,500. Snowball is on game 5 on 45 calls or less for €5,000. Monday night’s snowball was won on 44 calls and Angela Murray Derrylin received a cheque for €6,500. On game 10 there is the usual €1000 to be won. Monday night’s winner was Irene Yeats who won on 40 calls. We would like to thank all our patrons and stewards for their help on Monday night last and we will continue every Monday night until Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.


Our Scenic River Walkway is under construction and we will keep you updated as we make progress.




3. Kinawley Community Centre We are starting to put measures in place for the Community Centre and we look forward to when we can reopen. If you have any queries please contact Roisin Smyth 07795571535.




4. St Vincent de Paul: Phone 077 32222137.




5. Irish Hospice Foundation: Have you been impacted by a bereavement during COVID-19? Are you finding it more difficult to cope with a pre-Covid bereavement at this time? Would it help to talk to someone in confidence about your loss? The Irish Hospice Foundation Bereavement Support Line is a national freephone service 1800 80 70 77 which is available from 10am to 1pm, Monday to Friday. The line aims to provide comfort and emotional support.