St. Brigids Parish Newsletter

Sunday October 14th 2018

Mass Intentions

Sat. Oct. 13th Vigil 7pm Pat Mc Donagh (M.M) Katie Joyce & Anne Conneely(A)

Sun. Oct. 14th 10.30am People of the Parish 12noon Margaret Lee & Pat Conroy (A) Frank Hickey (A)

Mon. Oct. 15th 10.00am No Intention

Tues. Oct. 16th10.00am No Intention

Fri. Oct. 19th 10.00am Winifred Mc Donagh (A)

Sat. Oct. 20th Vigil 7pm Mike Connolly (A) Mary & Michael O’ Toole and deceased members of the Folan family

Sun. Oct. 21st 10.30am Michael Acton (A) 12noon People of the Parish



Parish News Sheet

Our Harvest News Sheet which includes parish and community news is available at the back of the church and at the side porch door or at the Parish Office.



Upcoming Celebrations

The John Paul Centre will have their Harvest Celebration on Oct. 24th, November Mass on Nov. 21st and a Christmas Service on Dec. 19th here in the church with Bishop Brendan Kelly in attendance.



Magic Tips & Tricks for Managing Kids

Are you a parent struggling with your children's discipline & moods, schooling & study, bed times, eating habits, computer gaming, mobile phone use, friends & peers and bullying? This 6 weeks course starts on Tues. Oct. 16th at 7.30pm in the Pastoral Centre, Newtownsmith This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it



Oscar Romero

This Sun. Oct. 14th at a ceremony in Rome, Pope Francis will officially recognise the sainthood of Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador. It is a fitting tribute to an extraordinary man, whose life still influences the work of Trōcaire & similar organisations working for human rights around the world.



Trócaire Volunteers

Trócaireare looking for volunteers to bring social and justice alive in local communities. Contact Marie-Ann at the Ballybane Enterprise Centre 091 781231 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it



Are you caring for somebody with Dementia?

Western Alzheimer's are holding a Carers support Groupin the Clayton Hotel on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Contact 091-565193.



Pain Management Workshop

Arthritis Ireland is holding a three hour self-management workshop on "Breaking the Pain Cycle" in the Connacht Hotel on Sat. 20th October from 10am-1pm. People who have arthritis of any form would benefit from this workshop. Cost €10.


Child Protection

St. Brigid's Parish is committed to the protection of all children, young people and vulnerable adults in our parish. The Galway Diocesan Policy on Safeguarding Children, Young people and Vulnerable Adults is available on



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