12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Ballygar masses can be accessed via the internet on churchtvballygar.ie or via the radio on 105.4fm

The Parochial House telephone number is 090-6624637, email: bntparishnewsetter@gmail.com


12th Sunday in ordinary time

Saturday 24th June, 7.30pm

Sunday 25th June, 10.30am – People of the Parish

Monday 26th June, 9.30am

Tuesday 27th June, 7.30pm

Thursday 29th June, 9.30am

Friday 30th June, 7.30pm

Saturday 1st July, 12pm – John Davies Months Mind

Saturday 1st July, 7.30pm – Mary & Ned Hevehan Anniversary

Sunday 2nd July, 10.30am – People of the Parish


Sunday 25th June, 9.30am

Sunday 2nd July, 9.30am – Annie & Marty Gordon and deceased family members


Sunday 25th June, 11.30am – John Britton, Kilclough – Month’s Mind

Wednesday 28th June, 8pm

Friday 30th June, 8pm

Sunday 2nd July, 11.30 am – Maureen Delaney, Rookhill; Andy Murray, Kilclough

Please remember in your prayers Joe Flynn, Mount Talbot & Athleague, may he rest in peace.

  • Elphin Diocese’s 3 Day Pilgrimage to Lough Derg – www.elphindiocese.ie/lough-derg) takes place next weekend.  Still some seats available on a bus that will pick up and return pilgrims to Athlone, Kiltoom, Knockcroghery, Roscommon, Fourmilehouse, Tulsk, Boyle, Castlebaldwin, Sligo, Rathcormac and Grange. Enquires to Justin Harkin please @ 087 6171526 / justin@elphindiocese.ie
  • Church Gate Collection in aid of the Assisted Pilgrim Section of the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes – will be taken up in your church on the 24th/ 25th June (Roscommon Parishes only). This year 30 assisted pilgrims from the Diocese will travel to Lourdes and all monies collected at church gates will be used to help defray the costs of this section of the pilgrimage.  Your support will be greatly appreciated.
  • All Pioneer Association Centres in Elphin Diocese – invited to send delegates to either of the following Diocesan Pioneer Association meetings (8- 9.30 pm):  (i) Hannon’s Hotel, Roscommon, on Wednesday 5th July, or (ii)  Gillooly Hall, Sligo, on Thursday 6th July, 8 – 9.30 pm.  Committed Pioneers in parishes without an active Centre also welcome.   Purpose of meeting:  to discuss promotion and advancement of Pioneer Association in our parishes & diocese.  For more info. please contact Justin 087 6171526 / justin@elphindiocese.ie
  • Killyan Graveyard Annual Mass – will be celebrated at the graveyard on Sunday, 30th July, at 11.30 a.m. In the weeks beforehand, when you are tending the graves of your loved ones, please consider giving a little of your time to tidy the section of path/area nearby and the grave(s) which no longer have anyone left to tend to them.  Thank you.
  • Shiven Rovers Summer BBQ & Auction – in the Shiven Inn on Saturday 15th July.  Tickets €10 each.  Music by Steve Reilly: Food served from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm.  Tickets available from Club members.
  • MOUNTBELLEW VINTAGE CLUB SHOW – takes place on 30th July.  All inquiries to Mike Joe Cunningham on 086 1016748.  Also Club meeting every Friday night at 9.30pm in the Mountbellew Mart Canteen.  New Members always welcome.   Contact Fergal on 087 6725957, Eugene on 087-6401972 or Mike Joe on 086 1016748 for further information.
  • Newbridge Action Committee 50/50 drawCongratulations to this week’s winner of the Newbridge Action Committee 50/50 draw Therese & Niall Quinn on winning €585.Next week’s draw in Mullins Mountbellew. Thanks to everyone for their continued support every week, 6 months and yearly envelopes available from committee members.
  • Ballygar Tidy Towns & St. Brendan’s Ladies 50/50 10th Year Anniversary – Congratulations Mary Crowe, Windfield Cross who won €536 in this week’s St Brendan’s Ladies Football Club & Ballygar Tidy Towns Lotto. Thanks to all who are supporting the draw and all the businesses who are selling the tickets. Next week’s draw Saturday 24th June in Kennys.

Ballygar Offertory Collection €775.00 / Peter Pence €310.00,

Toghergar Offertory Collection €270.00 / Peter Pence €135.00

Newbridge Offertory Collection €1,430.27 / Peter Pence €174.55

 Received with thanks