10th Dec 2017

Parish of Bekan

Fr. Brendan McGuinness P.P. 094 9380203 Mobile: 087 2200156

In our masses this week, Dec. 9 [th] - 17 [th] 2017 we remember the following:
St. Therese`s Church, Brickens
Sat. 9 [th]       8.00p.m      Tom Corley and deceased of the family,
Mon. 11 [th]       7.30p.m      Deceased of the Horan & Fallon Families.
Sat. 16 [th]       8.00p.m      John Joe Fitzpatrick, his sister Mary and their
          parents Joe & Julia, Brickens.

R. Dec. 16 [th] Nancy O`Gara E.M. Dec. 16 [th] Della Moore
Team "A" E.M. Lohan Park: Dec. 17 [th] Josephine Glynn
O. Collection:
Dec. 2 [nd] Euro.175.00. Thanks.


St. Mary`s Church, Logboy.
Sun. Dec. 10 [th]       10.00a.m      Mary, Hubert & Harry O`Reilly and deceased of
          the family, Tulrahan.
Thurs. 14 [th]       7.30p.m      Jim Waldron and deceased of the Waldron family,
          his niece Kathy Neville, New Zealand. who died
Sat. 16 [th]       12 noon      John Godfrey,Logboy. Month`s Mind Mass.
Sun. 17 [th]       10.00a.m      Paddy Lyons, Gurrane.

R. Dec. 17 [th] Rosie Ganley E.M. Dec. 17 [th] Mary McManus A.S. Team "1"


St. Margaret Mary`s Church, Bekan
Sun. Dec. 10 [th]       11.30a.m      Martin McManus,  Killasser
                             Howard & Paddy Morley, Derrymore and
                             Martin and Rose Anne Lyons, Erriff.
                            Martin and Eileen Dyer and deceased
          members of their family, Cloontumper
Tue. 12 [th]       9.30a.m      Nora Finn, Treenrevaugh.
Fri. 15 [th]       9.30a.m      Alfie, Freda & Tom McHugh also
Mary Theresa Morley.
Sun. 17 [th]       11.30a.m      Deceased members of the Guilfoyle and Jordan
families, Greenwood and Aughamore.
                                Jim and Ann Ronan, Spotfield also William &
Nell Kirrane, Lissaniskea.
                            Michael Feeney, Anniversary and his wife
          Frances, Erriff.

R. Dec. 17 [th] Marie Kelly & Bridget Lyons E.M. Dec. 17 [th] Mary Beirne and
Dom Morley (L) A.S
. Team "A"

Offertory Collection:
Dec. 3 [rd] Euro483.00. Thanks.

 There will be an opportunity for people to go to Confessions after the masses next weekend Dec 16/17 [th].

Deaths: Pray for Vera Waldron, Ballyhaunis mother of Margaret Fitzgerald,
Sal Sheridan, Ballindine, sister of Evelyn Lyons, Keebagh.
Anthony Heneghan, Feamore who died recently in Chicago.

Pastoral Council.
  Next meeting will be held on Wednesday 13th Dec at 8.30pm in the Parochial House.

Liturgy of the Word with Holy Communion.
 A meeting will be held after each of the masses this weekend 9 [th] & 10 [th] December, to organise Leaders for this Liturgy. Readers in our 3 churches and anybody who wishes to volunteer as a Leader of the Liturgy are asked to attend.

The Crib in Brickens Church will be erected on Monday evening after Mass.

Brickens Community Centre:

25 Card game at 8.30p.m
: Yoga at 8p.m
Bingo at 9p.m
Bekan Active Age Christmas Party in Knock House Hotel
on Sunday 17th December at 2 pm. Contact Eileen 086 1025707 Marie 087 9805311 or
Maureen 087 6717334
The Parent's Association of St Josephs National School
, Bekan are having their Annual Christmas Cake Sale on 17th Dec after 11.30a.m mass in Bekan Community Centre. Homemade goodies and crafts. Monster raffle, prizes include- Hamper, Christmas cake, Gingerbread house and lots more. You can drop off baked goods from 11am at the Community Centre. SANTA will be there with sweets for the children.
St. John`s N.S. Christmas Performance
will take place in Logboy Church on Monday, Dec11th at 7p.m. All are welcome.
The Parents Association of Logboy School
are hosting a Morning of Christmas Cheer with Tea/Coffee/ Hot Blackcurrant and Mince Pies at Logboy Church 17 [th] Dec after 10am Mass.
A Date for your Diary:
Eastern Gaels are having a Dinner Dance on Friday 23 [rd] February 2018. Watch this space for more details to come.

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