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Latest News

Keash Church roof – fundraising

Money collected to date (Keash Church Roof) 1st December 2019 – €12,800 8th December 2019 – €18,770 15th December 2019 – €22,400 22nd December 2019 – €26,500 29th December 2019 – €28,600 5th January 2020 – €29,200

Eastern Harps – Fitness registration

Eastern Harps – Registration for classes in Zumba for women and Rowing for men. Due to increased demand Eastern Harps will run extra fitness classes in Zumba for women and Rowing for men. Registration is in the Club house this Sunday evening at 6 pm.

Happy New Year!!!!!

We pray God’s blessing upon our Parish and the people within it, for the new year ahead. Thank you Lord for those that look after our children and educate them. Thank you Lord for those that make life a better place for the elderly of our community. Thank you Lord for our new roof on […]

Happy Christmas


Priest’s collection for Christmas

The Christmas collection for the support of our priest will be taken up over the Christmas period. Your generosity would be greatly appreciated. The priest is paid his salary from four collections (purple envelope) that take place during the year; Christmas, Easter, Pentecost and Harvest. In order for a Parish to maintain a full time […]

Mass times for Christmas

Christmas Eve – 7pm Culfadda Church – 9pm Keash Church Christmas Day – 10am Culfadda Church – 11.30am Keash Church

Keash N.S, Musical

Well done to all the children involved from Keash N.S this evening in the musical, held in Keash Church. They were wonderful. Credit goes to all the Teachers for having them so well prepared. We are very fortunate in Keash to have such wonderful teachers and a school to be very proud of. Sincere thank […]

Reopening of Keash Church

Keash Church was reopened this morning 15/12/2019, following the placing of a new roof on it. Thank God for the blessing of our Churches in Keash and Culfadda and the fact that we have a resident Parish Priest for our parish. None of this is taken for granted by the people of Keash and Culfadda […]

Keash Annual Bazaar

Keash Annual Bazaar has been cancelled tonight, the 8th of December due to forcasted bad weather conditions. Please advise anyone intending to come tonight. The Bazaar is rescheduled for next Sunday night, the 15th of December at 7pm in Keash Hall.

Keash Annual Christmas Bazaar

Please click on link below:- Annual Christmas Bazaar

Latest Thoughts

Priests in Achonry

From Achonry Diocese page…. Priests in Achonry  February 6, 2020  Diocese of Achonry  Diocese, Reflection Our Bishop-Elect, Paul Dempsey, comes to us as one of the youngest priests in our diocese. Looking at our situation, as it stands today, including retired priests, the age-profile of our priests is: six over the age of 80 seven aged between 70-80 ten aged between 60-70, ten aged between 50-60, […]

The sign of the cross
Do no take peace for granted, in the world we live today…

Peace cannot and should not be taken for granted – Bishop Noel Treanor In his homily for this year’s World Day of Peace on 1 January 2020, Bishop Noel Treanor, Bishop of Down and Connor has said that peace cannot and should not be taken for granted and is a precious value that requires cultivation […]

Archbishop Eamon Martin

We can build a more just and peaceful world for ourselves and others if we live our faith authentically – Archbishop Eamon Martin In his homily for World Day of Peace on Wednesday 1 January, Archbishop Eamon Martin, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, reflected on the hope that a new year brings, […]

Drawings of Keash Church by junior room in Keash N.S

  Some of the children in the Junior room of Keash N.S, prepared the above (which are fantastic)…….

Some fun!!!!!!

Why do Brides Wear White? Attending a wedding for the first time, a little girl whispered to her mother, “Why is the bride dressed in white?” The mother replied, ‘Because white is the color of happiness, and today is the happiest day of her life.’ The child thought about this for a moment then said, […]

Roof joke…….

The roof was caving in by the minute. I spent my few seconds deciding what to do… And then it hit me.

Christmas Cards and Calendars going on sale

Personalised Parish Christmas Cards and Calendars going on sale in Culfadda Church next weekend

Defibrillators in the area.

There are 8 public access defibrillators in the Keash/Culfadda area outside the following locations: 1. Higgins Lounge, Culfadda (box unlocked) 2. Sean Gallagher’s House, Culfadda/Gurteen road (box unlocked) 3. Jason Higgins House, Ballymote/Culfadda road (box unlocked) 4. Pat Walsh’s House, Ballymote/Gurteen road (box unlocked) 5. Anne Higgins House, Boyle/Culfadda road (box unlocked) 6. Dermot Casey’s […]

A Prayer for our Parish and it’s spiritual nourishment

Part 1 O Jesus, send labourers into your fields, which are awaiting Holy Apostles, saintly Priests, heroic missionaries and dedicated sisters and brothers. Enkindle in the hearts of men and women the spark of a vocation. Grant that Christian families may desire to give your Church, helpers in the work of tomorrow. Part 2 We […]

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…



Keash, Ballymote, Co Sligo

Tele: 086 8046525

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