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Parishes of Ardcath/Clonalvy & Curraha
Sunday 7th July Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fr. Brendan Ferris: 01-8350136 Mobile 087-2204788 
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Curraha – St Andrew’s Church - 
Ardcath– St Mary’s Church & Clonalvy St John the Baptist Church

Children for Baptism: The next meeting for parents who wish to have their children baptised, will take place in the Parish Centre on Thursday the 18th July and 29th of August at 8.00pm.

Eucharistic Adoration: Clonalvy Tuesday 10am – 11am. Ardcath: Friday 10am – 11am. Curraha Thursday 10am– 12noon, Newcomers always very welcome.

Please pray for Kay Skehan sister of Christina Kelly Curraha who was laid to rest during the week. May she rest in peace.

July 20th/21st      Ministers of the Eucharistic        Ministers of the Word
Ardcath 6.30pm       Ethna O’Sullivan                           Joan Caffrey & Andy Cromwell
Clonalvy 10.00am    Patricia Harford                            Cathal Caffrey
Curraha 11.30am     Elizabeth Byrne                            Michael Laffey

Sunday 14th July Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ardcath Vigil 6.30pm A.V. Trudy Durnin A.V. Ettie Gogan & DFM A.V. Dominic & Kathleen Gogan,
                               A.V. Rosemary Conneely
Sunday Clonalvy 10.00am A.V. Catherine & Philip Clarke & DFM
Sunday Curraha 11.30am A.V. Ann Egan

Monday Curraha 9.30am 15th Bernadette Fagan
Tuesday Clonalvy 9.30pm 16th No Mass 
Thursday Curraha 9.30am 18th Michael Dunne Larry Stafford 
Friday Ardcath 9.30am 19th Special Intention.

Sunday 21st July Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ardcath Vigil 6.30pm 
Sunday Clonalvy 10.00am A.V. Rose & Richard Walsh & Son Michael M.M. Claire Healy formerly of 
Sunday Curraha 11.30am A.V. Jennette Bourke A.V. Lee Bourke Matt Devaney Thanks giving Mass
                                      for those who sympathized with the Family of Donal Giles

Cemetery Devotion Dates: Ardcath: Sunday 8th September Mass 2pm.

Cemetery Devotions Piercetown, Clonalvy, Curraha, Kilmoon, Kilbrew : Huge thanks and credit to all who prepared their family plots and cemetery’s for our annual celebrations. Great credit to the committees who work behind the scenes tirelessly to ensure these days go according to plan. Also great thanks to all who keep the graveyards all year round cutting of grass, hedges etc. May the Lord continue to bless you and your families for the faith care and love you have shown to your deceased.


If life is a play
Play your role.
If life is a treasure 
Get your share.
If life is a puzzle 
Act in the living present.
If life is a dream
Hold fast to your dream.
If life is a battle
Fight with all your might
If life is a journey
Travel till the end.
Life is But a mystery
Live it as it comes.

Safeguarding Children teams are in place in all of our parishes, the Church’s safeguarding children policy is available at Also there are contact numbers available in the back of all the churches, sacristies and parish properties.

The Schools: St Andrew’s, St Finian’s and St Patrick’s outside of school time there should be no one on the school grounds playing etc. If you see people on the school grounds please contact the Guards and inform them. Ashbourne 01-8351515 or Laytown 041-9813320.

Curraha Lotto results 08.07.19. There was no jackpot winner the numbers drawn were 1-7-12-23. There were four winners of the match 3 numbers Laura McDonnell, Venety Blake, Declan Woods & Fiona McCourt who each win €25.00. The Jackpot next week is €5600.00. The next draw will take place in The Becks.

Ardcath Windfall not won:  Numbers drawn were 7,14,22. Names drawn for monthly draw were Ann Sheridan and David Moore. Next week's jackpot will be €1750.00