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Latest News

Sacrament of Confirmation – Congratulations

We congratulate Liam Thompson (and his family) of Greenane, Keash who celebrated his Sacrament of Confirmation this morning in Culfadda. May he have a lovely day.

Retirement Function – Ms. Bernadette Dwyer

  Retirement Function for former principal of Culfadda National School – Bernadette Dwyer. The Board of Management of Culfadda National School would like to make a presentation to former principal Bernadette Dwyer on Friday 17th June at 8.00pm in Culfadda National School. Everyone is welcome to attend, Tea/coffee and light refreshments will be available.

“King of the Hill” is back

Rosary – Kingstone Holy Well

Some pictures from today, where the Rosary was said at Kingstone Holy Well (14.5.2022)  

First Holy Communion – Culfadda N.S

Congratulations to the children of Culfadda N.S, their parents and Teachers on celebrating their First Holy Communion today the 14th of May 2022. Let’s hope that they have a wonderful day and that the weather holds up

Achonry Diocese Pilgrimage to Knock

The Achonry diocese pilgrimage to Knock takes place this Sunday (15.5.2022). Blessing of the sick and 2.30pm, with mass at 3pm.

Rosary – Saturday, 14th May 2022

Rosary (for the Month of May, honouring our Lady)   The Rosary will be said at Kingstone Holy Well next Saturday at 4pm. Some people may wish to individually walk from St. Kevin’s Church to the Holy Well in advance of the Rosary. God willing the weather will be good.  

First Holy Communion – Keash

First Holy Communion – Congratulations. Congratulations to the 9 children of Keash National School who received their First Holy Communion in Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church Culfadda on Saturday May 7th. We thank Fr. Murphy, the school principal Miss O’ Dowd and the childrens teacher Miss Carbery for preparing the children for this […]

Some notices

  Achonry Diocese to Knock The Achonry Diocese pilgrimage to Knock takes place on Sunday the 15th of May next   May Altar Please consider a home altar, honouring our Lady for the month of May. Please involve the children to making the altar. Say a prayer in front of the altar daily with the […]

Confession for Easter

Confessions for Easter. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available for Easter on Palm Sunday, April 10th from 6-7pm in Our Lady of the Rosary Church Culfadda. A visiting priest will be available, confession, will take place in the Sacristy.                        Our Bishop Paul Dempsey, has prepared a ‘Pocket Guide for Confession’ they are available in […]

Latest Thoughts

Gospel, Readings and Reflection 22.5.2022

Sixth Sunday of Easter Lectionary: 57 Reading I Acts 15:1-2, 22-29 Some who had come down from Judea were instructing the brothers, “Unless you are circumcised according to the Mosaic practice, you cannot be saved.” Because there arose no little dissension and debate by Paul and Barnabas with them, it was decided that Paul, Barnabas, […]

Gospel, Readings and Reflection 15.5.22

Fifth Sunday of Easter   Lectionary: 54 Reading I Acts 14:21-27 After Paul and Barnabas had proclaimed the good news to that city and made a considerable number of disciples, they returned to Lystra and to Iconium and to Antioch. They strengthened the spirits of the disciples and exhorted them to persevere in the faith, […]

Gospel, Readings and reflection 8.5.22

Fourth Sunday of Easter Lectionary: 51 Reading I Acts 13:14, 43-52 Paul and Barnabas continued on from Perga and reached Antioch in Pisidia. On the sabbath they entered the synagogue and took their seats. Many Jews and worshipers who were converts to Judaism followed Paul and Barnabas, who spoke to them and urged them to […]

Gospel, Readings and Reflection 1.5.22

Third Sunday of Easter Lectionary: 48 Reading I Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41 When the captain and the court officers had brought the apostles in and made them stand before the Sanhedrin, the high priest questioned them, “We gave you strict orders, did we not, to stop teaching in that name? Yet you have filled Jerusalem with […]

Divine Mercy Sunday

  Today on Divine Mercy Sunday, look at the image of our Lord Jesus; speak to him about your worries and strains. Ask for his intercession and help and to give you strength. Ask intercession for your family, those that are sick and dying and especially those that we know. Ask for peace in our […]

Divine Mercy Sunday – Plenary Indulgence

More on Divine Mercy Sunday, please click below:- https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/251031/the-indulgences-offered-on-divine-mercy-sunday-and-how-to-obtain-them  

Gospel and Readings 24.4.22

Second Sunday of Easter Sunday of Divine Mercy Lectionary: 45 Reading I Acts 5:12-16 Many signs and wonders were done among the people at the hands of the apostles. They were all together in Solomon’s portico. None of the others dared to join them, but the people esteemed them. Yet more than ever, believers in […]

Reflection for Holy Saturday

Today, there is a great silence.  The Savior has died.  He rests in the tomb.  Many hearts were filled with uncontrollable grief and confusion.  Was He really gone?  Had all their hopes been shattered?  These and many other thoughts of despair filled the minds and hearts of so many who loved and followed Jesus. It is […]

Holy Saturday prayer

From my catholic.life Reflection/prayer on Holy Saturday as Jesus’ body lays in the tomb…… My Lord, today all is silent. You have given Your precious life for the salvation of the world. You died a horrific death, poured out all Mercy from Your wounded Heart, and now You rest in peace in the tomb as […]

Reflection on “Good Friday”

Ponder today, this dark day, the final words of Jesus.  Scripture records seven last statements, or the “Seven Last Words.”  Take each phrase and spend time with it.  Seek the deeper spiritual meaning for your life. “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” Jesus’ forgiveness of others was radical and to a […]

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