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Latest News


Congratulations to our School Principal in Culfadda N.S, Ms. Aisling Egan and the well known (and very popular) Tony Taylor (who played football with Eastern Harps for many years) who were married in kilmactigue Church recently. We wish them many many years of happiness and prosperity together.

Parish Pastoral Council – commissioning

There will be a diocesan commissioning of Parish Pastoral Councils held by Bishop Paul at the Cathedral in Ballaghaderreen on Friday, February 17th at 7.30pm.

Keash N.S – enrollment

Keash NS Enrolment 2023-2024 Keash NS is currently accepting applications for enrolment for the 2023-2024 school year. Please email the school at keashns@gmail.com or text/ring 087 6265789 and we can send you an enrolment form. We look forward to welcoming our new students in September.

Thank you!

A short message of thanks to everyone inside the parish and outside that helped in any way throughout the year 2022. It is not possible to name everyone individually, but you know who you are, I know who you are and the Lord in particular knows who you are. Thank you. God’s grace, working through […]

Christmas Greetings!!!

Wishing all within our Parish and our many friends who live outside our Parish but for whom our Parish means alot; we wish you all every happiness and blessing for Christmas. We remember in prayer all those suffering from the loss of a loved one, those I’ll in hospital, those working in our emergency services […]

Keash Village enhancement fun walk

Keash village enhancement fun walk Keash annual 10km fun walk – St. Stephen’s day – starting from the Foxes Den at 11.30am. Refreshments and Music after in Kaveney’s Cottage (There will also be a 5km walk around the Parish)

2023 Parish Calendar

  Available in the Sacristy of either Church after any Mass. Cost – €10 per Calendar.

Canon Jim Finan celebrates his 85th birthday

We offer our heartiest congratulations to our very good friend, Canon Jim Finan, (presently based in Collooney and who was our Parish Priest from 1990 to 2013); who celebrates his 85th birthday.  We see that his parishioners in Ballinacarrow have organised a celebration for him this morning (Sunday) after morning mass. Well done to them. […]

Mass and Event times for Christmas

SUNDAY Christmas Confession – Keash Church, Sunday the 18th of December 2022 – 6pm – 7pm. (A visiting Priest will be in attendance) The Christmas Bazaar – The White Hall, Keash – Sunday the 18th of December 2022 – starts at 7pm. Anyone wishing to hand in prizes (which would be very much appreciated) can […]

Culfadda NS – Jingle and Mingle

Culfadda National School – Jingle & Mingle. Culfadda National School invite all parents, grandparents, family, friends and neighbours to our Christmas Carol Service on Tuesday December 20th at 7.00pm in Our Lady of the Rosary Church Culfadda.

Latest Thoughts

Readings, Gospel and Reflection 29.1.23

    Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 70 Reading 1 Zep 2:3; 3:12-13 Seek the LORD, all you humble of the earth, who have observed his law; seek justice, seek humility; perhaps you may be sheltered on the day of the LORD’s anger.But I will leave as a remnant in your midst a people […]

Just a Little Donkey

St Joseph

Some feast days

Feast day of our Guardian Angel – 2nd October 2022 Feast day of St. Therese of Lisieux – 1st October 2022 The feast day of Archangels Michael, Gabriel and Raphael occured recently    


Are we aware of Lost Sheep in our lives?

Pope Francis: Reach out to a friend who needs to hear that God loves them Pope Francis speaks at the Angelus address on Sept. 11, 2022. | Vatican Media The pope’s Angelus address on Sept. 11, 2022. | Vatican Media The pope’s Angelus address on Sept. 11, 2022. | Vatican Media By Courtney Mares Vatican City, […]

Parish Sponsors

Stewart Fuel Oils, Boyle

Telephone: 071 967 0100
Email: orders@stewarts.ie

Delivering to homes & businesses in the North west of Ireland.

To order now or receive a quotation for kerosene or marked gas oil, please click on the link below:-


William G. Henry & Co., Solicitors

Emmett Street, Ballymote, County Sligo

Phone: 071 9189962

Fax: 0719189970

E mail: wghreception@gmail.com

P.F O’Dowd, Menswear

Teeling Street, Ballymote, County Sligo.

For all your needs in Men’s clothing and household items…

J.Duffy & Company, Accountants and Tax Advisors

6 Markievicz Rd, Rathquarter, Sligo and Carrowcrory, Ballinafad, County Sligo.
Contact details:-
Carrowcrory – 0719666035
Sligo – 0719162789

Casey Agricultural Contractors, Larkhill, Keash, Ballymote, County Sligo

Phone Dermot on: 087 2736301

Phone Adrian on: 087 7923168

E Mail address:- dermotcaseycontracting@gmail.com



Co Roscommon

Telephone: 0719635061

Weekly cattle and sheep sales each Monday. Booking in advance by phone…

Thank you to the people of Keash and Culfadda for their continued support…



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