9th September 2018

Sunday Collection: The Collection came to £1265. Thank you for your continued support to us.    

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

Today is the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time.


Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 10am – 5pm. Confessions 2pm – 5pm.


Car Draw: We will have a meeting tomorrow Monday 10th September @ 8.30pm in our Prayer Room to organize our Dinner Dance and Car Draw. The Dinner Dance is scheduled for Friday 23rd November in the Killyhevlin Hotel.

We look forward to seeing you all then.


Novena of Hope 2019: The Novena takes place 23rd/24th March – 1st April. Please put this date in your diary.


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 & Confessions: Monday No Duty – Mass @ 8pm Charles.   Duty 2 -5pm on Tues: Arthur. Wed: Charles.

Thurs – Charles / Augustine. Mass: Augustine. Fri - Anthony. Sat (5 – 6pm) – Anthony.


Septembers Church Cleaning Group: Thanks as always for your hard work and commitment.


Feasts of the Week:Wednesday – St Ailbe. Thurs – St John Chrysostom,

Friday is the feast of Triumph of the Cross. St Helena discovered the Cross on which Jesus was crucified. The feast was celebrated as far back as the 4th Century. We will have blessing with our Relic of The True Cross after 8pm Mass on Friday.

Saturday is the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, the patron of the Passionist Congregation.


World Suicide Day is marked each year on September 10th. This year’s theme is – Working Together to Prevent Suicide’.


Ashwoods School Reunion: A group of former pupils of Ashwoods School are organise an informal reunion for ALL past pupils on the 28th September 2018 @ 8pm in The Three Way Inn, Sligo Rd, Enniskillen. The reunion will consist of a meal and an opportunity to mingle, chat and renew youthful friendships. The cost per person is £25.00. a booklet of reminiscences, anecdotes, photos etc is being published to mark the occasion. The reunion will be preceded by the celebration of Mass for the intentions of all concerned in The Graan @ 6.30pm . We appeal to anyone, who has not already been contacted and who wishes to attend the function or who has photos or other memorabilia for the booklet, to contact Jim Maguire at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Des Ward at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


A talk on Grief and Loss takes place in St Michael’s Parish Centre 7.30 p.m. on Tuesday 18th September. All welcome.


Osteoporosis - Diagnosis & Healthy Living for Strong Bones.  A talk will be given on Wednesday 19th September at 7pm in Fermanagh House.   Speaker: Adele Phair, Dxa Radiographer, SWAH. To book a place Tel Edel Rogan on 07515 574785 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Organised by the National Osteoporosis Society.


Making Friends Builds Community: Rev Dr Ruth Patterson will speak on ‘Restoration through Friendship’ in St Macartin’s Hall, Enniskillen on Thursday 13th September @ 7.30pm.


Graan Shop: Please feel free to visit our shop at the monastery door. There is a good selection of religious objects, pamphlets, Rosary beads etc. The Shop is open from Mon to Fri –9.30am8.30pm. Sat – 9.30am – 6.45pm and Sun from 9.30am – 5.30pm.    


Bulletin: Please take a bulletin home with you. They are free of charge.

Recently   Deceased Anniversaries

Aidan Mc Conville, Charlemont, Moy

Teresa Mc Googan, Larne

Sean Reid, Fintona


Johnny & Joan Maguire,   Derrygore & Old Rossorry Rd, Enniskillen

Cormac Mc Gurn, Castlecoole Rd,   Enniskillen

Patrick & Paulinus Ledwith,   Fern Valley, Enniskillen

Lily & Johnny Whittaker   & Family, Coleraine

Jack & Nora Boyd, formerly   Erne Drive, Enniskillen

Rosemary Mc Glade, Dungannon

Francis & Mary Tierney,   Peter & Peggy O’Donoghue,  Patrick & Elizabeth Mc   Ternan & Brendan Mc Ternan , Enniskillen & Theresa Gore, Cork

Gerry & Kathleen Scarlett,   Newtownbutler

Nellie & James Cassidy,   Newtownbutler