Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time 16 February 2020

Mass Intentions

Sat 22 20.00 . . . James McGivney

James Kennedy, Ohill

John Bohan, Treanmore

Sun 23 10.30 . . Oliver Brennan, MM, Knocklongford

Eamonn & Maura Duignan Aughadrumderg

Johnnie Duignan, Aughadrumderg

Mon 24 10.00 . .Isabel Heeran, Castle St.

Tues 25 10.00 . .Pro populo

Fri 28 10.00 . . . Thomas & May Murphy, Treanmore

Sat 29 20.00 . . . Kevin (1st annin) & Liz Kelly & DFM, Killamaun

Eilish Gunningham, Green Lane

Bridie & Billy McGowan, Green Lane & Liam McGowan, Green Lane & Liverpool

Sun 1 10.30 . . . Keelan & Rose Gaffney

Eslin 09.00 . . . .Patrick & Mary O’Loughlin

Gorvagh 09.30 .Michael Flynn, Drumlowan




We welcome into the Christian Community Donnacha Michael McHugh, s/o Michael & Maria, Dublin.


Ash Wednesday

Next Wednesday 26 Feb is Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent. Mass with distribution of Ashes in Mohill at 7.30am, 10.00am and 8.00pm. Mass during Lent from Monday to Friday at 7.30am and 10.00am.


Day of Prayer

Friday 28 th February is a Day of Prayer for Victims and Survivors of Abuse. A Candle of Atonement will be lit in St Mel’s Cathedral, Longford, at 10.00am Mass on Friday 28 th February.



for the family of the Late Mick Luby, Cloone. Benefit Dance in Clarkes Hotel on Saturday 29 Feb at 9pm. Tickets are on sale for this event: enquires to 086 0526324 or by contacting any Committee member or by donation at the door on the night. Music by Busy Fingers. Your support will be greatly appreciated.


Legion of Mary Annual Retreat

on Sat Feb 29 in LAPWD, Mohill, from 9.30am to 3.00pm, given by Fr. Liam Courtney, Curia Spiritual Director. The day will include talks, Eucharistic Adoration and Mass at 12n. All are welcome to attend.


Fitness Classes

continue on Monday nights at 7.30pm in Eslin Community Centre. Optional weigh in. All levels of fitness catered for. Any queries do not hesitate to text 087 9321837 or ddoonanfitness.


Mohill Computer Training

We have a number of evening courses beginning in March including – Internet Security and Basic Computing, Digital Photography, Sustainable Energy for the Community, Arts,& Crafts . Check out our website or facebook for more details. You can also call 071-9632024 (email: ).


Thursday Market in Mohill

A stall selling home baking has recenty joined Terry at the bottom of the town on Thursdays from 10.30am - 2.00pm


Cash for Clothing

St Manchan’s N.S. are holding a clothing collection on 3 March. Bags with clean clothes, shoes, handbags, cuddly toys can be left into the front hall of the school from Mon 24 Feb. Your support is greatly appreciated.


Online Lent Retreat

This Lent retreat is offered entirely online with one introductory video and three videos reflecting on prayer, fasting and almsgiving.  The video reflections will be available from the first day of Lent to watch at your convenience.  The retreat is Free of Charge, but you must register with your email address and have access to the internet to participate.


Mohill Library

Come to our online services clinic on National Library Day Sat 29 Feb 10am-2pm. Online services including your account, online newspapers, languages, courses, eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines. Learn first hand and one-to-one how to use these services on your own mobile device, tablet, laptop or the tablet provided. Tea/coffee served.


Enrolment for St Manchan’s N.S

took place at the beginning of February. Anyone who missed this date and wishes to enrol their child for Sept 2020 can call into the school for an enrolment form.

Ministries for March 2020

Altar Society

Mena McCaffrey

Maureen McGeoghan

Eucharistic Ministers Saturday

Rose Keegan

Patricia Canning

Eucharist Ministers Sunday

Kieran O’Beirne

Readers: Saturday

Celine Smith

Claire Doyle

Readers: Sunday

Cliona Duignan

Angela Mitchell

Collectors: Saturday

Lorna Matthews, Gerry McHugh

Gerry Beirne, Francis McGowan

Patrick Beirne, Seamus Ward

Pauline Lynam

Collectors: Sunday

Padraig Ellis

Jim Rogers, Gerry O’Callaghan

Kieran O’Beirne, Maura Baxter


Money Matters

Offertory Collection ……….…. €2,130


An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind