June 7th 2009


Mass Intentions Ballinlough

Sun. 7 June 11am Willie Joe Flynn & Christina Flynn, Loughill

Mon 8 June 10am Maureen Gallagher, Main St. Ballyhaunis

Tues 9 June 10am Eugene Heffernan, Stonepark

Wed 10 June 10am Augustine & Catherine McDermott, Cloonlough

Thurs 11 June No Mass

Fri 12 June 7.30pm Patrick & Mary Carty, Ballinlough

Offertory Collection: Saturday & Sunday 30th & 31st May Ballinlough: €615 Granlahan €530

Eucharistic Ministers

Ballinlough: Sun 14 June 11am : Marian Carty, Noreen Beirne

Granlahan: Sat. 13 June 7pm, John Caulfield, John Maloney

Sun 14 June 12 noon, Mary Patterson, Ann Hett.


Ballinlough: Sun. 14 June 11am: Ruth Walsh

Granlahan: Sat. 13 June 7pm John Maloney,

Sun. 14 June 12 noon: Fiona Brady, Edel Coffey

Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus: Friday 19th June is the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. People have great devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This year wehope to start the Novena of the Sacred Heart in Basllinlough and Granlahan churches. It will start on Thursday 11th June at 8pm in both churches.

CORPUS CHRISTI: This feast is on Sunday next 14th June. The Procession of the Blessed Sacrament will take place as usual after 11am Mass in Ballinlough and after 12 noon Mass in Granlahan.

Midsummer Mass at the Abbey: Open air Mass followed by bonfire and barbeque. This celebration of faith for young adults will take place at Ballintubber Abbey on Friday 19th June at 10.30pm All welcome.

The 50th International Eucharistic Congress will take place in Ireland in 2012. A collection will betaken up at all Masses on Sunday next Feast of Corpus Christi to help with the huge expenses of the occasion. (See poster)


Sat 6 June 7pm Helen & John Joe Lynch

Sun 7 June 12 noon Thomas & Delia Gannon & sons Tom & Paddy Joe & daughter Lil & deceased family members

Tues 9 June No mass

Fri 12 June 8.15pm Paddy & Mary Connolly

Sat 13 June 7pm Lil Curry (Gannon) Months Mind

Jim Caulfield

Sun 14 June 12 noon Peg Gormley, Kathleen & Ben Kelly,

Joe & Sarah Conroy.

Copies of photographs taken in Granlahan church after Arch Bishop Michael Neary blessed the new altar are on display on the notice board in Granlahan church. If you wish to purchase any of them, please contact Mary Gormley, Ballybane..

Ballyhaunis Community School are now enrolling for the following PLC courses.

Art, Craft and Design with portfolio preparation, Business Studies incorporating Business Computer Applications. Legal/Medical/Dental Receptionist. Community Care. Sport & Recreation. Digital Crea8or. ECDL. Microsoft Office Specialist. Computers for Beginners. Contact 086 0341072 for details or log on to www.ballyhauniscs.ie or email plcbcs@iol.ie.

Co Roscommon Disability Support Group Ltd: Commmunty Employment Project vacancies in all parts of Co Roscommon. Support and Care workers required to work with people with disabilities and the elderly in their own homes. C.E rates apply. Fás eligibility required. Contact Bernie or Michael at 0906625852 for application form.

Never to old to Learn: Come to RSG to Flexible Learning College in Derrane. Classes on Basis Computers and Digital Cameras. All at reasonable rates. Contact Yvonne or Seamus on 0906625852 for further information.

Married Womens Fun Football Match. A short meeting will take place in Michael Glavey’s centre on Wednesday 10th June at 7.30pm for both Ballinlough and Granlahan women taking part in the upcoming Married Women’s match on the 4th July. All are welcome.

Carrick NS Family Fun Day on this Sunday June 7th in Lough Harps Soccer Pitch, Ballinlough. School football blitz at 12 noon followed by races and lots of side events. Also chips and ice-cream. Fun for all ages.