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Latest News

Canonisation of blesseds

Pope Francis presides at consistory for canonization of blesseds Pope Francis holds an Ordinary Public Consistory in the Consistory Hall of the Apostolic Palace, May 3, 2021./ Vatican Media   From CNA Staff, May 3, 2021 / 09:05 am America/Denver (CNA).   Pope Francis presided Monday at a consistory for the canonization of seven blesseds. […]

Vocation Sunday – Did you ever consider a Religious Life or could you be of influence in some other ones decision to enter such a life

If considering a vocation to a religious life; speak in confidence to any of the Priests of the Diocese of Achonry. They will guide you on what steps to take next in simply exploring this life.  It can take many years to ultimately decide if this is right for you. We encourage you that if […]

Clothes collection – Keash N.S

Reminder:- All clothes put in the clothes shed at Keash N.S, must be bagged up properly. Clothes are regularly just thrown in on the ground. Please also note that pillows or mattresses won’t be collected. There is a list on the door of whats allowed but the notice is being ignored. The clothes company will […]

Religion a hobby????

Religion like a whimsical hobby Breda O’Brien (The Irish Times 24.4.21) Prof Oran Doyle of the Covid-19 Law and Human Rights Observatory has done citizens some service. In a lengthy blog post, he has untangled the labyrinthine regulations concerning religious services since lockdowns began.  It is alarming that it requires a professor in law of […]

Bishops seek meeting ……..

Bishops seek meeting with Minister over ‘draconian’ ban Updated / Sunday, 18 Apr 2021 14:35 The archbishops say are now seeking legal advice and want an immediate meeting with Minister Stephen Donnelly By Sinéad HusseyNorth-East Correspondent RTE news The Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All-Ireland is seeking a meeting with the Minister for Health over a […]

Prayer for Anxiety…

New Giant Christ Statue

Brazil building new giant Christ statue, taller than Rio’s Updated / Saturday, 10 Apr 2021 16:58 From www.rte.ie Christ the Protector will stand 43 metres tall A giant new statue of Christ being constructed in southern Brazil will rise even higher than the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue that overlooks Rio de Janeiro.A head and outstretched […]


Happy Easter!!!

  Happy Easter to everyone. Thank you for all your, help, guidance and support which is truely appreciated. We pray God’s continued blessing upon our Parish and its people.  

Latest Thoughts

Readings and Gospel 9.5.21

Sixth Sunday of Easter Lectionary: 56 Reading I Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48 When Peter entered, Cornelius met him and, falling at his feet, paid him homage. Peter, however, raised him up, saying, “Get up. I myself am also a human being.” Then Peter proceeded to speak and said, “In truth, I see that God shows […]

The Angelus

The Angelus The Angel of the Lord declared to Mary: And she conceived of the Holy Spirit. Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee; blessed art thou among women and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour […]

Remember Our Lady, in thanksgiving; during the month of May

1. Our Lady of knock Novena, please click below:- Novena-Prayer-leaflet-1   2. Our Lady of Fatima Novena, please click below:-   Nine-Day-Novena-to-Our-Lady-of-Fatima   3. Novena to the Immaculate Heart of Mary:-   https://www.praymorenovenas.com/novena-immaculate-heart-mary    

Our Saviour..

Readings and Gospel 25.4.2021

Fourth Sunday of Easter Lectionary: 50 Reading I Acts 4:8-12 Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said: “Leaders of the people and elders: If we are being examined today about a good deed done to a cripple, namely, by what means he was saved, then all of you and all the people of Israel should […]

A family of Saints

St. Therese of Lisieux is one of the most beloved saints of our time. Her life reminds us that we don’t need to accomplish great feats in order to become a saint. We can become holy by saying yes to God in the tasks and events of everyday life. Most of us are familiar with […]

Gospel and Readings 18.4.2021

Third Sunday of Easter Lectionary: 47 Reading I Acts 3:13-15, 17-19 Peter said to the people: “The God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, the God of our fathers, has glorified his servant Jesus, whom you handed over and denied in Pilate’s presence when he had decided to release him. […]

A prayer for our pets

Prayer for Divine Mercy Sunday

Gospel/Readings and reflection 11.4.2021

Second Sunday of Easter Sunday of Divine Mercy Lectionary: 44 Reading I Acts 4:32-35 The community of believers was of one heart and mind, and no one claimed that any of his possessions was his own, but they had everything in common. With great power the apostles bore witness to the resurrection of the Lord […]

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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