MASS TIMES AND INTENTIONS IN CARAGH MINISTERS OF THE WORD
Saturday 13 6.30pm 13th Josh Hannigan
William & Mary Smullen (Thomastown) 14th Claire O’Connor
Sunday 14 10.00am 20th Maureen Byrne
Margaret Sweeney, (Thomastown) 21st Martin Fox
10.00am 27th Eunice Lavelle Church of Our Lady And St. Joseph
The feast of the Assumption 28th Giles Durcan PARISH OF CARAGH
Tuesday 16 9.30am 3rd Mary Bergin
John Murphy, Raheens
9.30am Sunday 14th August 2011 no 511
Thomas Munnelly 13th Theresa Quirke,
Pat, Julia, Maggie & Christy Coyle
th John Tierney,
Thursday 18 9.30am
th Bernie Sweeney
Friday 19 9.30am
14th Shelia Merrigan,
Paddy Malone Claire Kielty,
Joseph Byrne, Ladytown Karen Troy
John Morrin 20th Ann Marie Monaghan,
Margaret Geraghty (nee Monahan) Mary Dunne,
st Niall McGovern World Youth Day
Sunday 21 10.00am
9.30am 21st Ciara Doyle, In 1985, the UN declared the International Year of Youth and Pope John
9.30am Catherine Heavey, Paul II followed suit by creating an event for young Christians to meet, to
Kathleen & Paddy Hogan Gerald Dooley acknowledge their faith and to come together in peace and celebration:
Gertie O’Gorman 27th Ann Dillon, ‘I want to meet with you, to listen to you and to hear about your life…’
Wednesday 24 9.30am Vera Malone, (John Paul II).
Thursday 25 9.30am Evelyn Malone
Mary Donnelly (1 Anniversary) & her husband 28th Michael Heneghan,
Twenty-six years later this legacy lives on as this week one million young
th Máire Heneghan, adults from around the world will descend on Madrid for the World Youth
Friday 26 9.30am
Baptismal Dates 2011
Edward Kerrigan Day (WYD) events. Consider an intimate life-changing retreat combined with
SundaySaturday 27 Aug
10.00am 3rd Audrey Bergin, a crowded rock concert – at WYD the Church is alive and it is young!
Baptismal team: Pauline Byrne
Mai Delmer Phyllis Jennings,
Sunday 4th Sept 11.00am
Hundreds of pilgrims will attend from Ireland and take part in this enormous
Baptismal team: Melanie Tierney festival of faith.
Saturday 24th Sept 5.30pm PRIESTS PHONE NUMBERS In a world where secularism and atheism are considered to be neutral
Baptismal team: Mary Bergin Caragh Parish Office stances this festival gives young people permission to celebrate their faith, to
Sunday 2nd Oct 11.00am 045 875602
stand up and say, YES I am a Christian! Please remember these pilgrims in
Baptismal team: Philomena Delmer Mon – Fri 9.00am to 1.00pm
firstname.lastname@example.org your prayers this week as they journey with one another:
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There is a great mystery in the will of God that all be 045 431394 Lord, You have called our young people to make a journey of faith, and
saved. He knows the minds and hearts of all and Priest on Duty with the help of Your Spirit they have heard and answered the word
does not judge in a human way. We hold to the (Emergency only) You have spoken in their hearts. Teach them to choose life and to
belief in the need of membership for salvation but 087 255 4908 choose what is just. Help them to share with others the life You
we do so in the light of the universality of salvation. Church Meeting Room
Please book the meeting rooms promise, especially in service of the poor. Lead our young pilgrims
Like the Canaanite woman we must persevere with
through the parish office only. along the way Lord, and make safe their journey to Madrid, to You and
determined faith in seeking the truth in love, until
all nations learn of God’s salvation, and all peoples
This will avoid double bookings. the life You promise. (USCCB)
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praise his name.
Trócaire collection Caragh Bowls
Thank you to all the parishioners of Caragh who donated to the recent Church Caragh Bowls will start back on Thursday 18th from 7pm to 10.00pm in Caragh Community
Centre. New members welcome
collection for the Famine in East Africa. A total of €2422.00 was collected.
Holy Baptism Caragh Garda Clinic Notice
Garda Nicola Tierney, Caragh Community Garda, will be holding a Garda Clinic in Caragh
The parish wish to welcome into the church the following who were recently baptised in
church meeting room Wednesday 24th August
Aidean Sean Keenan to facilitate the people of Caragh in Garda matters e.g. signing of forms, advice etc..
Matthew Darren Courtney
Congratulations to the parents and sponsors
Co Kildare VEC has the following vacancies on the 2011/2012 Night Class Tutor Panel: Italian,
German, Salsa Dancing, Zumba Dancing, Crochet, Calligraphy, Stained Glass. Please email
Family Fun Day for Breast Cancer Ireland email@example.com for an Application Form.
A Family Fun Day will be held at Robertstown GAA in association with Robertstown Supporters
of Breast Cancer Ireland on Sunday 21st August from 2pm – 6pm. Last year the Robertstown
Used Caragh National School Uniforms Needed
Family Fun Day raised an amazing €4,447 for Make a Wish Foundation, and this year Breast
Please donate your Caragh National School Uniforms
Cancer Ireland will be the beneficiary of the funds. Activities on the day will include Rodeo Bull,
to the School Uniform Stall at the Caragh Harvest Fair.
Dog Show, Kids Fancy Dress, Go-Karting (pedals only I’m afraid!), Face Painting, Kids Disco,
Drop them off at school between September 1st - 16th, 2011
Sumo Wrestling and many more. Also on the day will be a cake sale, plant sale, raffle and
Thank you from the CNS Parents Council
vintage car display. Come and join us on the day – your support on the day will be greatly
appreciated. Enquiries to 086 8045051, 087 937 8799
Caragh Altar society notice
The new rota for the altar society is now available in the church porches.
Prosperous resource centre €1 CV !!!!! New members are welcome. This is a one weekend commitment every 12 to 14 weeks. Please
We are currently offering to type and print your CV for just a nominal fee. Just call into us in the contact Teresa Quirke or the parish office for more information
Resource Centre and we will give you a choice of layouts and type up and print your CV for you
This offer is valid until 31st August, 2011
Eire Óg Corra Choill Hurling Club
Lotto Results: Sunday August, 7th, 2011.
Nos: 3, 11, 18, 22, Jackpot €2,400 – No Winner.
Caragh Community Centre Committee €100: Noel Lynch, c/o D. Lynch
would like to thank everyone for their support of the Somalia fundraising €20: Mae Campbell, c/o M. Lynch; Linda Browne, c/o J. Browne; J. Reddy, c/o D. Lynch;
J.J. Breton c/o P..Johnson; Rob Ivers, c/o Dec Lynch;
stall at the last car boot sale. To everyone that donated goods and purchased
Next Week’s Jackpot: €2,600.
Goods, thank you so much for your efforts. A special word of thanks
Many thanks for all your support.
Well done to all the girls and boys who participated in the GAA/ VHI Cul camp in Donore last
to the volunteers on the stall. With their excellent sales week. Despite the inclement weather conditions at times, everyone had a enjoyable week with the
skills we raised €821.00 on the day and with a further donation coaches. Thanks to all concerned
from the Community Centre have €1,100.00 for the appeal.
Swim/Aqua for people with Arthritis in The Gables, Newbridge every Wednesday
afternoon from 2.00-3.00pm. Admission €5
The Samaritans are seeking volunteers for the Newbridge branch. Are you wiling to give 3 to 4 Raheens 2011
hours a week to listen to those who are lonely, depressed and sometimes suicidal? No experience
Adult and Child Golf Competition: The Club is hosting a golf competition in Craddockstown
is necessary, as full training will be provided.
on Mon Aug 22nd. Tee times from 1.30 to 4.30. Teams will consist of 2 Adults and 2 Children.
To find out more, please come to one of our information evenings being held on Mon 29th
The format is a scramble. Team of 4 will cost €100. For more information please contact John
August 2011 at 8pm a t 3 McElwain Tce, Newbridge (opposite the Parish Centre)
Cox, Niall McGovern, Patsy Power or Gerry Crowley. Many thanks.
Recruitment line 086 0855785