Friday, 25 July 2014



Week of the 26th/27th July 2014
17th Sunday in Ordinary Time/A
  

SATURDAY          26th July

11.00    Frank Dolan (Recently Deceased)
3.00      M.S.C. Intention (Nursing Home)
6.30      Sean Conneely (Anniversary)

SUNDAY             27th July

10.30    Tommy McNally (Anniversary)
1.00      John Finnegan (Anniversary)
             Jimmy Sweeney (Birthday Remembrance)
6.00      Hubert Flaherty (Anniversary)
          


MONDAY            28th July

11.00     Joe Noone (Recently Deceased)
            
 TUESDAY           29th July

9.30      Mary Walsh (Recently Deceased)


WEDNESDAY     30th July

9.30      Frank Donlon (Recently Deceased)

THURSDAY        31st July

9.30      Jim & Marge Hegarthy (Recently Deceased)
           
FRIDAY              1st August

9.30        Joan Timlin (Recently Deceased)
             

SATURDAY        2nd August

11.00    Geraldine Durkan (Recently Deceased)
3.00      M.S.C. Intention (Nursing Home)
6.30      Thomas Fallon (Anniversary)
             
SUNDAY            3rd August

10.30     Patricia Ryan (Anniversary)
1.00       Harry Stewart (Anniversary)
6.00       Joan Burke Hehir (Anniversary)
           

Benediction & Blessing of the Sick    
 
First Friday of every month, after the 9.30am Mass

SPECIAL MASS



for the intention of all Galway based CIE employees, living and dead, will be held in  
 
St. Patricks Church, 
Forster Street, Galway
Friday the 15th August.   

All employees, past or present, their friends and families are invited to attend.  

The Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Bill McNamara, Texas and his brother Fr. Walter C.S.Sp, Dublin who are sons of Thomas McNamara who was Station Master in Galway from 1949 to 1954.


GRANDPARENTS PILGRIMAGE




at the Shrine of our Lady of Knock on  Sun. Sept.14th 2013. 


This year the chief celebrant is his Excellency Archbishop Charles Brown, Papal Nuncio. 

Further detail: www.catholicgrandparents.org



SPORTS DAY



Esker Annual Sports Day/Dog Show will take place this 

Sunday 27th July, 2pm - 5.30pm.  

Childrens Mini Sports & Obstacle Race, Wheel of Fortune, Fathers and Mother Race, Bouncy Castle.   
 Lots of Fun and games for all.  
 Dog Show at 3.30pm. 

 Everyone welcome.

Friday, 18 July 2014



Week of the 19th / 20th  July 2014
16th Sunday in Ordinary Time/A
  

SATURDAY          19th July

11.00     John Joe Jordan (Recently Deceased)
3.00      M.S.C. Intention (Nursing Home)
6.30      Eamonn Flynn (Anniversary)

SUNDAY             20th July

10.30    Liam Carroll (Anniversary)
1.00      M.S.C. Intention
6.00      Bridget, Patrick, Katie & James Egan (Anniversaries)
          


MONDAY            21st July

11.00     Intentions of Bishop Ray Browne
            
 TUESDAY           22nd July

9.30      Tom Sexton (Recently Deceased)


WEDNESDAY     23rd July

9.30      M.S.C. Intention

THURSDAY        24th July

9.30      M.S.C. Intention
           
FRIDAY              25th July

9.30        M.S.C. Intention
             

SATURDAY        26th July

11.00    Frank Dolan (Recently Deceased)
3.00      M.S.C. Intention (Nursing Home)
6.30      Sean Conneely (Anniversary)
             
SUNDAY            27th July

10.30     Tommy McNally (Anniversary)
1.00       John Finnegan (Anniversary)
6.00       Hubert Flaherty (Anniversary)
           

Benediction & Blessing of the Sick    
 
First Friday of every month, after the 9.30am Mass

Prostate Cancer Support



CANCER SUPPORT - If you have been affected by prostate cancer, Cancer Care West would like to invite you to a Prostate Cancer Support Meeting which will be held on:
 
Monday the 21st July at 7.30pm in the 
Cancer Care West Support Centre at 
72 Seamus Quirke Road, Westside, Galway.   

The meeting is free of charge and all are welcome.  
 For further information please call 091 540040


Volunteers Needed



Do you have an hour to spare every week to befriend and be a positive influence to someone in the area, who is confined to their home?   
If you are available and have an interest in volunteering, please come along to a Meeting being held on 

 Tuesday the 2nd September 
7.30pm in the Upper Room of the Church.

CARERS OF THE YEAR


The Carers Association would appreciate your assistance in finding Ireland’s Family Carer of the Year 2014 & Ireland’s Young Carer of the Year  2014.  




 
You can nominate online at www.carersirelands.com or contact the office at Kings Street, Loughrea Co. Galway on (091) 880418

CHORAL MUSIC



Visiting Choir from Carolina, USA, will perform in St. Nicholas Collegiate Church on Tuesday next the 22nd July at 6.30pm
          

Admission is free to enjoy a very pleasant evening of choral music as the Choir sing a selection of Sacred, Spiritual and Secular Choral Music.


Friday, 11 July 2014



Week of the 12th / 13th July 2014
15th Sunday in Ordinary Time/A
  

SATURDAY          12th July

11.00     Special Intention
3.00      M.S.C. Intention (Nursing Home)
6.30      Anthony Mullins (Anniversary)

SUNDAY             13th July

10.30    Joe McLoughlin (Recently Deceased)
1.00      Pat O'Connell (Recently Deceased)
6.00      Martin Flaherty (Anniversary)
          


MONDAY            14th July

11.00     Stephen Coyne (Recently Deceased)
          
                                      TUESDAY           15th July

9.30      Gerry Maloney (Recently Deceased)


WEDNESDAY     16th July

9.30      Thómas McEóin (Special Intention)

THURSDAY        17th July

9.30      Una Melia (Recently Deceased)  
           
FRIDAY              18th July

9.30        Noel Finnerty (Recently Deceased)
             


SATURDAY        19th July

11.00    John Joe Jordan (Recently Deceased)
3.00      M.S.C. Intention (Nursing Home)
6.30      Eamonn Flynn (Anniversary)
             
SUNDAY            20th July


10.30     Liam Carroll (Anniversary)
1.00       M.S.C. Intention
6.00       Bridget, Patrick, Katie & James Egan (Anniversaries)
            




Benediction & Blessing of the Sick    
 
First Friday of every month, after the 9.30am Mass

St. Vincent de Paul - Fundraising Walk/Run



Society of St. Vincent de Paul will host a fundraising Walk/Run in the grounds of NUIG on Sunday the 20th July at 10.00am.  
Family 15, Single 10 & Unwaged 5.   
All proceeds will go directly towards tackling poverty in Galway.   

In 2013 the SVP Area Council spent 1.9 million supporting people in the Galway Area, without your support this charitable work would be unable to continue.   
All assistance is very much appreciated.


SAVING GRACE




Grace is a nine year old Galway Girl suffering from the rare and aggressive children's cancer Neuroblastoma and is currently undergoing chemotherapy for the third time at Crumlin Children's Hospital. 

To give Grace the best chance of survival, Grace's family and supporters have established the 'Saving Grace' fundraising campaign and are seeking to raise €250,000 to send her abroad for treatment or an innovative clinical trial. 

A fundraising TABLE QUIZ takes place on 
Thursday the 17th July, Crowe's Bar, Bohermore at 8pm.  
Table of Four - €20.00.  
To book call or text: 086 0239077
  
ALSO

 Saturday the 16th August there is a sponsored climb on  
CROAGH PATRICK with a bus leaving Galway at 8.30am.

If you would like to take part, call 087 9048312 or register at www.iregister.ie/climbforcurls.   

For more information on the ‘Saving Grace’ fundraising campaign or to donate, visit:

www.iDonate.ie/Saving Grace.ie, 
www.SavingGrace,ie, 
www.facebook.com/SavingOurGrace, 
or Email SavingGraceKenneally@gmail.com