THE GRAAN WEEKLY BULLETIN

22nd April 2018

Sunday Collection: The Collection came to £1355. Thank you for your continued support to us.

There will be a Development Collection taken up after Communion today.

 

Today is the 4th Sunday of Easter and Good Shepherd Sunday.

It is also World Day of Prayer for Vocations.

A Prayer for Vocations: God our Father, You made each of us to use our gifts in the Body of Christ. We ask that You inspire young people whom You call to the priesthood and consecrated life to courageously follow Your will. Send workers into Your great harvest so that the Gospel is preached, the poor are served with love, the suffering are comforted, and Your people are strengthened by the sacraments. We ask this through
Christ our Lord, Amen.

 

Guild Mass Cards: We have a wide selection of cards for Deceased, Mass Bouquets, Get Well, Birthday, Special Occasion, Thinking of You, With Thanks and Exam Mass Bouquets which cost £2 / €2.50 each. We value your support.

 

DUTY FOR THE WEEK: No Duty. Mon – Mass @ 8pm – Augustine.   Duty 2 - 5pm. Tues: Charles.

Wed: Arthur.   Thurs – Arthur / Augustine. Mass: Arthur   Fri - Anthony.   Sat – Anthony.

 

Blessing of Babies: Takes place on Monday 7th May 2018 at 11am Mass.

 

Prayer Groups At The Graan: Exposition and Devotions on Tuesdays @ 8.30pm.

Meditation Prayer Group on Wednesdays @ 8.30pm.

Charismatic Prayer Group takes place on Thursdays @ 8.30pm.                        

Passionist Companions: Meet on the last Friday of each month at 8.30pm.  

 

EARTH DAY –Sunday 22 April at 12.30pm-Irvinestown, Garden of Celtic Saints. Come on Down-To Irvinestown next Sunday. A short service will be held on Sunday next at 12.30pm followed by talk by Canon McGourty to mark Earth Day. Everyone Welcome

 

Diocese of Clogher Lourdes Pilgrimage July 6th—July 11th 2018:Total Price €750.00 or Sterling Equivalent. Price include flights, Full board accommodation/meals, Transfer from designated places throughout the Diocese to/from Belfast International Airport. To book Invalid Places Contact Fr. Noel McGahan 028855 49604 (From NI); 048 855 49604 (from R.O.I)To Book Pilgrim Places Contact John Hueston 028 677 24329 (from NI) and 048 677 24329 (from R.O.I)

 

Pope Francis to visit Ireland in August: Holy Father Pope Francis will attend part of the 9th World Meeting of Families which will take place from 21 – 26 August in Dublin on the theme, ‘The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World’. To book your tickets for this event go to:www.catholicbishops.ie/2018/03/21/pope-francis-to-visit-ireland-in-august/

 

Confirmation and Holy Communion: Congratulations to you all our young people who are making their First Holy Communion and Confirmation around this time.

 

The Shop:Please feel free to visit our shop at the monastery door. There is a good selection of devotional items for First holy Communion and Confirmation plus religious objects, pamphlets, Mass cards etc..

Bulletin: Feel free to take a bulletin home with you. They are free.

Recently Deceased Anniversaries

Seamus Barnett, Bellmullet

Willie Mc Elholm, Trillick

Jim Jones, Belcoo

Irene Hynds, Ballyronan, nee Toye, Roslea

Tom Mc Bride, Oram, Castleblaney  

The Stewart Family, Ross,   Boho

Barney & Annie   Hamilton, & the Hamilton Family, Ederney

Maisie Boyle, Fintona

Kenneth Ledwith, Cooper   Crescent, Enniskillen

Charlie Ward, Galway

Billy Gladney, London

Patrick & Margaret   Flanagan, Roscor, Belleek