St Columba's Church Newsletter 12 July 2020

Published: Sunday, 12 July 2020




AN tATH DENIS G QUINN 074 9739008/0868578827

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 15th Sunday Ordinary Time 11/12 July 2020


Masses during the week

An Charraig                             Mín An Aoire                        

**Mon 8a.m                           Wed 8p.m

**Tue 6p.m                             Sat Noon

Wed/Fri 7p.m                         Sun 9.30a.m

Thurs 9.30a.m

Sat 6.30p.m

Sun 11a.m


Parish Collections this week amounted to €1050  Donation €140, Peters Pence €230. Buíochas

Difficult things to do

To break a habit

To love an enemy

To live logically

To admit ignorance

To withhold judgment

To grow old gracefully

To persevere without haste

To wait without impatience

To suffer without complaint

To know when to keep silent

To be indifferent to ridicule

To concentrate in the midst of strife

To endure hatred without resentment

To fraternise without losing individuality

To serve without compensation,

commendation or recognition.

Cúimhneacháin Báis

Died Recently                                     Anniversaries

Tommy Doherty,Straleel                   Connell & Bernadette O Gara, Carrick Lower, Mass Sat 6.30p.m

Frankie Hegarty, Teelin                     Margaret & Francis Kennedy, Mín an Aoire, Mass Sun 9.30a.m

Nora McGinley, Carrick                     Edith & Donal Ward, Carrick, and deceased family members Mass Friday 7pm

                                                              James & Tony Doherty, Teelin/London Mass Sat 18th 6.30p.m                                                   


Please continue to sign for the Mass you are attending. It is important that all attending observe the guidelines in the Church. Face Masks are advisable. Do not attend Mass if you haven’t signed the forms in the Porch in advance. I appreciate the continued help of people and we need to continue to be very careful and cautious. Those attending Anniversary Masses are asked to notify extended Family outside of the parish of our restrictions and rules regarding numbers in the Church.

Dates for Diary:

Confirmations: The Bishop has delegated Parish Priests to administer the Sacrament of Confirmation this year. A meeting of Parents/Guardians will take place in Carrick Church on Tue evening at 8p.m. It is important that all attend this meeting. (Carrick & Mín an Aoire Schools) Confirmation dates Carrick Sat 25th July two ceremonies Noon & 3p.m. Mín an Aoire Sunday 26th July Noon.

Big Bingo: An Open Air Bingo will be held this Sunday at the Old School Car Park. Please support this Parish Fundraising Event. Prizes go leor in the Raffle. “If you don’t come you cant win”. Thank you to those who are organising this Fundraising Event, members of the Mín an Aoire Community Committee and the local GAA. Please keep the car park clear from cars so committee can put seating out for those attending.

St Colmcille Walk/Siúlóid:Bishop Alan has along with a small number of people have organised  a Raphoe Diocese “Camino”. The Bishop will celebrate Mass in Carrick Church at 8a.m on Monday and begin his walk from Glencolmcille at 9.15a.m. Walkers are encouraged to join Bishop Alan during the route from Glen to Ardara on Monday. Further details from Fr Denis G.

Scéim Shóisialta Tuaithe:Tá folúntais faoi láthair ar An Scéim Shóisialta Tuaithe i Aislann Chill Chartha Le tuilleadh eolas déan teagmháil le Seán ar 087 9692340 no Aislann Chill Chartha ar 074 9738376 roimh an Aoine 24 Iúil 2020.


Winner last week , Christina Curran, Carrick Lower, €20

Last weeks Answers: Genesis, Meath, Spíona,


Q1: Who was the first President of Ireland?

Q2: Name the Saint we pray to for lost items?

Q3:  Cén Domhnach ar thuirling an Spíorad Naomh ar na haspail?



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