Entries by William Henry

A joke…….

An engineer dies and reports to the Pearly Gates. Saint Peter checks his dossier and not seeing his name there, accidentally sends him to Hell. It doesn’t take long before the engineer becomes rather dissatisfied with the level of comfort in Hell. He soon begins to design and build improvements. Shortly thereafter, Hell has air […]

Readings and Gospel 13.9.20

Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 130 Reading 1 SIR 27:30—28:7 Wrath and anger are hateful things, yet the sinner hugs them tight. The vengeful will suffer the LORD’s vengeance, for he remembers their sins in detail. Forgive your neighbor’s injustice; then when you pray, your own sins will be forgiven. Could anyone nourish anger […]

Works have commenced on St.Kevins Church…

Up on €12,000 worth of works provided to our Parish free of charge, thus far. We are so so thankful for such kind generosity. A long way to still go. Please support if your means allow. Every cent brings us a cent closer… Whether you can contribute financially or not, please pray for the success […]

Chrism Mass Homily

The Diocese of Achonry Chrism Mass took place this evening. Bishop Paul Dempsey's homily at the Chrism Mass may he viewed below. https://youtu.be/5v8xbz-VRzc Posted by Diocese of Achonry on Thursday, September 10, 2020

Our Lady of Sorrows – Novena (for September)

Our Lady of Sorrows Novena Prayers Our Lady of Sorrows Novena – We remember and pray for the month of September…… Day 1 O BLESSED Virgin Mary, Mother of our Redeemer! remember we are thy children, given to thee by thy Divine Son, when expiring on the cross. Mother of sorrows! by the tears which […]

Chrism Mass

The Chrism Mass takes place in the Cathedral Ballaghaderreen next Thursday evening the 10th of September at 7pm. This can be seen live on the diocesan website achonrydiocese.org/cathedralwebcam

St. Teresa (Mother Teresa) feast day

The Church celebrates on Septermber 5 the feast of Mother Teresa, a universal symbol of God’s merciful and preferential love for the poor and forgotten.Mother Teresa was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu on August 26, 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, the youngest of three children. She attended a youth group called Sodality, run by a Jesuit priest at her […]