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Pastoral Office hours 9.30 to 1.30 Monday to Friday

Fr Brendan Kyne Co – P.P. 087-2025038

Fr. Hourigan 065 6834145; 086 8170700

Fr Albert McDonnell
085 7811823

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The Parish Office in Ballycorick has been relocated to a central office for the Pastoral area in Kildysart Community centre. All newsletter entries please email Liza above
or to book a mass, baptism or wedding – please contact your local priest on the details in the sidebar.

Today is the enrolment of the pupils of  Caherea and Lissycasey National Schools  for Confirmation.  Confirmation will be held in  Lissycasey on Friday 10th May 2019 at 3pm . We pray for the  parents and teachers and priests who are preparing the Children, to receive the   Holy Spirit.

 First Anniversary Mass will be celebrated  In Lissycasey for Ann Doohan Frure On Sat 19th Jan at 12 Noon
Mass on Sunday 20th  will be celebrated at 11.00am

Rest in peace:Please pray for the repose of the soul of Jack Keagan Dublin father of Ciaran Keagan Breaghva, may the Lord console all those who loved and mourn Jack

Anniversary Mass will be celebrated for Jim Normoyle and his son James in Ballycorick _Church on at 26th Jan at 7pm
Ballycorick Reader: Sat Jan 19th Mary Sheehan
Eucharistic Ministers.Mary Spain, Bernie Gavin, Mary Hill.
Prayers of the Faithful:Chloe O'Shea & Emma Curtin
Servers:Jack Moloney, James & Michael Harnett
Lissycasey Reader:20th Jan Áine Kelly
Prayers of the faithful; Frances Clancy
EucharisticMinisters:Nellie Halpin Kathleen Breen , Mary Hill

Offertory Collection Ballycorick € 504.75 Lissycasey €640.52

Ballynacally Finance Committee  A meeting will be held in the presbytery in Ballynacally at 8 pm on Tues 22nd of Jan .


Lissycasey GAA Club meeting on Friday, January 18th at 8 pm in Frure. Members and non members are invited to attend.

 The Radharc na nÓilean pastoral area meeting of the parish representatives will be held on Wed 23 rd Jan at 8 pm in Kildysart  Community Centre

Mass times for weekdays

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From 14th to 18th Jan


Kilmurry McMahon

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Mon Wed & Fri

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Having recently completed the Dublin City Marathon for the first time, I want to thank the people of Kildysart, Labasheeda, Coolmeen, Cranny, Ballynacally and Lissycasey who sponsored me in my
efforts.With your help and those of others I raised over €2400 euro for the Clare Crusaders Clinic. is a great local cause. I sincerely thank everybody for getting behind me on this.have felt nothing but support from the people of Kildysart and surrounding Parishes, for that along with your generosity I am extremely grateful.  
Dr Marie Quigney

A new Praesidium of the Legion Of Mary has been formed. Meetings are held in the Parish Centre Ennis every Wednesday evening at 7pm  All are welcome call 086 8164408 or             087 7803459 .

Killaloe Diocese Youth Ministry presents Solas, an overnight of Faith, Fun and workshops in St Flannan's
College Ennis. Fri 18th Jan At 6.30 pm Sat 19th Jan at
2 pm . All TY to 6th year students are welcome  contact Joanne 085 8749207 or Cora 087 2400135

 Lissycasey Laugh and Learn are seeking Early Years Practitioners for
Part time Panel positions. Apply with C.V and a cover letter to Fiona Cleary Laugh and Learn Lissycasey or email to   for  details of job description

Killaloe Diocese  Lourdes pilgrimage 2019
led by Bishop  Fintan Monahan will leave Shannon on Tues 25th June  returning 30th Jun cost is €752 pps.  Details from Fr. Tom Ryan 0872349816.

Pilgrimage to Rome led by Bishop Fintan Monahan  for all those who pass on the faith to our youth April 23rd to 26th 2019 €599  details   contact Joanne  0858749207

English Junior and Leaving Certificate grinds available at both higher and ordinary level. I am an experienced secondary school teacher and exam corrector,
providing detailed and comprehensive notes, exam focused homework and corrections, exam
timing and marking preparation and study plans. Contact Paula 0857881574.

 Fergus Rovers Thanks to everyone you supported the recent Fergus Rovers Annual Wren collection. To all the dancers, singers, musicians, drivers, collectors and particularly those who contributed so generously on the day, it is greatly appreciated by the club and provides much needed funds.                    A new season is starting soon, new members are needed and are always welcome  If you are an aspiring player manager mentor trainer or club official we would love you to join our club contact Alan Culligan or Colette Hogan  for more details .

A box will be placed  outside the church  next Sunday 20th  Jan for the return of  the Tax forms and the Standing Order forms we  are grateful for your continued support

Samaritans Recruitment Evenings Will be held on Tues 15th and Wed 16th at 7pm in the Clare Education Centre Government Buildings  Kilrush Rd

Comfort Keepers are currently seeking 2 kind, caring and considerate carers for full time Healthcare Assistance positions within the West Clare area. We offer 35hrs salaried position. Anyone wishing to apply for a position or would like further information please contact Margaret Griffin atatmargaretgriffin@comfortkeepers.ieon 061 490760 ***********

The Clare Echo newspaper is now publishing acknowledgements and anniversary notices. Call 065 671 9021 to book your notice.