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Lough Derg Pilgrimage path

Lough Derg Pilgrim Path Pilgrimage 16 July 2021 Walk the Pilgrim Path on our Lough Derg Lakeshore Pilgrimage Sunday 25th July and Saturday 31st July 2021  WATCH Fr La’s video invitation below: Register your interest here Friends, the Lough Derg Pilgrim Path on the Lakeshore is now open daily to those who wish to come and walk it […]

Croagh Patrick

Croagh Patrick chapel restored ahead of pilgrimage season – Irish Times report Fri, Jul 2, 2021, 01:00 The small church at the peak of Croagh Patrick was restored to its former glory ahead of the 2021 pilgrimage season. The annual Reek Sunday pilgrimage to the Mayo mountain was cancelled last year due to the Covid-19 […]

Nuns prediction for Roberto Mancini and Italian Football team

Will Victorious Italian Soccer Team’s Catholic Manager Robert Mancini Be a ‘Seed of Evangelization?’ Italian nun Sister Rosalina Rovasio predicted the Italian team’s victory in the European Championship 18 months ago, and suggested Mancini could become an instrument for spreading the faith. Roberto Mancini, manager for Italy’s European Championship-winning team, meets Sister Rosalina Rovasio in […]

Go Fund me page now set up for MUGA pitch

Please help support us in funding a Community MUGA Pitch… click on link below:- https://gofund.me/b7a3bbe8

Lough Derg 2021 – 3 day pilgrimage

    Virtual 3 day Lough Derg pilgrimage (from your home) 3rd to 5th July 2021   For more details, please visit:- http://www.loughderg.org   Contactable Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm on info@loughderg.org or 00353 (71) 9861518.

Feast day of St. Anthony

Have you ever asked St. Anthony for help? We say a prayer in thanksgiving today When is the Feast day of St Anthony? This feast day is always celebrated on 13th June. It is the Feast day of St. Anthony and commemorates his death in 1231. History of the Feast day of St Anthony Saint […]

Keash Church Renovation update

Update on renovations to St Kevin’s Church Keash. Last September we began the renovation on the internal works in St Kevin’s Church Keash and as we are all aware Covid 19 restrictions prohibited work for a number of those months, especially since January until recently. We were so blessed on September 7th 2020 Bernard C […]

Appointments 2021 – Letter from Bishop Paul

Appointments 2021 Dear friends, Pope Francis in his homily on Pentecost Sunday reminds us that the Holy Spirit “does not mould isolated individuals, but shapes us into a Church in the wide variety of our charisms, into a unity that is never uniformity.”  Since coming to the Diocese last August, I can see how the […]

Prayer for those sitting the leaving cert

Prayer at Exam Time Ever loving and eternal God be with me as I prepare to sit my examinations. Give me peace of mind and quietness of heart so that I may approach each exam with confidence and trust. Open my heart to believe that with you all things are possible and because you have […]

Latest Thoughts

Pope Francis advice…

Learn to switch off, says pope in first appearance at Vatican after hospital stay Updated / Sunday, 18 Jul 2021 12:12 (from RTE website) Pope Francis pictured during his weekly address from a window overlooking St Peter’s Square Pope Francis made his first public appearance since returning to the Vatican mid-week after an 11-day hospital stay, […]

Gospel and Readings 18.7.2021

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 107 Reading I Jer 23:1-6 Woe to the shepherds who mislead and scatter the flock of my pasture, says the LORD. Therefore, thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, against the shepherds who shepherd my people: You have scattered my sheep and driven them away. You have not […]


Gospel and readings 11.7.21

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 104

Gospel and readings 4.6.21

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 101 Reading I Ez 2:2-5 As the LORD spoke to me, the spirit entered into me and set me on my feet, and I heard the one who was speaking say to me: Son of man, I am sending you to the Israelites, rebels who have rebelled against me; […]

Gospel and Readings 27.6.21

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 98 Reading I Wis 1:13-15; 2:23-24 God did not make death, nor does he rejoice in the destruction of the living. For he fashioned all things that they might have being; and the creatures of the world are wholesome, and there is not a destructive drug among them nor […]

Gospel and readings 20.6.21

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 95 Reading I Jb 38:1, 8-11 The Lord addressed Job out of the storm and said: Who shut within doors the sea, when it burst forth from the womb; when I made the clouds its garment and thick darkness its swaddling bands? When I set limits for it and […]

Today’s Gospel reflection 16.6.2021

Alot to be taken from today’s Gospel. The following reflection taken from www.catholic daily reflections.com   “When you fast, do not look gloomy like the hypocrites. They neglect their appearance, so that they may appear to others to be fasting. Amen, I say to you, they have received their reward. But when you fast, anoint […]

Gospel and Readings 13.6.2021

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 92 Reading I Ez 17:22-24 Thus says the Lord GOD: I, too, will take from the crest of the cedar, from its topmost branches tear off a tender shoot, and plant it on a high and lofty mountain; on the mountain heights of Israel I will plant it. It […]

Parish Sponsors

Stewart Fuel Oils, Boyle

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

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

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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



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Telephone: 0719635061

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