Sat/Sun 22nd/23rd April 2017  

Sat 8.00pm  Willie, John & Nora Warde, Carrowruane

Sun 9.00am     Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00am   Mary Dowd, Tonegurrane, 1st Anniv.

Mon/Wed.     No Mass

Tues/Thurs 9.30am

                                 Lit. of the Word with Holy Communion

Fri 8.00 pm    Nellie Sheehy, Knocklong, Co. Limerick

                        Martin O’Brien, Waterdale

Patrick, Mary & decd. mems. of the Qualter family ,                


Sat/Sun 29th/30th April 2017  

Sat 8.00pm  Nell Wynne, Mace

                     Maureen Lynch, Corrandulla

Peter,Nonie & decd. mems.of the Lynch fam.,Corrandulla

Sun 9.00am     Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00am Mai D & John Francis Silke,Castlecreevy





Baptisms April 2017; The Christian family welcomes Dylan, son of Edyta & Conor Mountaine, Corrandulla.


Divine Mercy Sunday; The Chaplet of the Divine Mercy will be recited/sung in Corrandulla Church this Sunday before the 11:00 am Mass (commencing at 10:25 am) and again at 3:00 pm, also in the Church. This Solemn Chaplet honours God's great Mercy and you can also participate in it through the 106.6 FM Radio Broadcasts.


Tuam Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock will be held on Sunday May 7th and will be led by Archbishop Neary.




+   Prayer for the Deceased +

We remember in prayer Frank Cryan, Newcastle, Galway (father of Maria Fahy, Cortoon), and Patricia Connell, Athenry (sister of Joan Burke, Kilcahill) who died recently.                       May they rest in peace.















































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































15 - Phil Connell,

 Kathleen Merrigan.


Annaghdown GAA Lotto; No winners of this week’s lotto. Numbers drawn; 5,10, 22, 26.There was 6 Match 3 winners ; Fionuala O Connor c/o Cost Cutters , Laura O Neill C/c/o M. Neill , Malissa Flanagan c/o Tom Small , Pat Walsh c/o Post Office, Scullys c/o Conor Scully , Sally Keady c/o Byrnes.

The search is on for the All Ireland Home Cook of the Year and The Corrandulla Show is delighted to announce they are once again hosting the Semi Final All Ireland Home Cook on Sunday 25th June 2017.  Applications are open for this now .This is in association with TV3’s Chef Adrian and he’ll be doing live cookery demonstrations on the day.  Further details and Application forms are available from the Corrandulla Show website or from the Irish Country Woman’s Association.  For further details you can also contact Mary Gilmore on 0872265919.



Journey with Gerry ; The hugely successful Journey with Gerry Fundraising Raffle took place on Easter Sunday night in the Claregalway Hotel after a nine week fundraising effort. To that end a new extension, with his specific requirements catered for, is currently being built and the fundraiser was designed to help defray the costs of this extension. The list of prizes, with the winning ticket numbers are on display in the church notice board and can be claimed by contacting any of the committee below before June 1st 2017.The committee would like to express their sincere thanks to all who contributed to Journey with Gerry, as the response has been overwhelming.


LPT An tEachréidh ; A public information meeting will be held in The Claregalway Hotel, Tues., 25April at 8pm. Includes Baile Chláir, An Carn Mór and Eanach Dhúin (Annaghdown, Claregalway and Carnmore). All the major stakeholders are welcome. A simultaneous Translations service will be provided during the meeting.   Annaghdown Community Games Annual Athletics Day will take place in Cregg GAA grounds on Monday May 1st (Bank holiday). Registration at 12noon and  events beginning at 1pm.


Annaghdown Bethany Bereavement Support Group: You are invited to the next drop-in meeting of the Bethany Bereavement Support Group which takes place on Wednesday, 26th April, 2017 a  t 9pm in St. Brendan’s Pastoral Centre, Corrandulla. You will be most welcome.

Eucharistic Ministers.

Sat./Sun. 22nd/23rd April 2017 

Sat. 8.00pm M Shaughnessy/C Walsh/M Coen

Sun. 9am     M Kelly/G McCarthy/S Small

Sun. 11am   B McDermott/M Pender/M Gilmore

Sat./Sun. 29th/30th April 2017 

Sat. 8.00pm  J Coleman/P Connell/B Daniels

Sun. 9am      C Stewart/B Creaven/E Greaney

Sun. 11am    M Irwin/S Rabbitte/T Kearney

Ministers of the Word.

Sat./Sun. 22nd/23rd April 2017 

Amy Hardiman/Hillary Hussey/Deirdre Irwin

Sat./Sun. 29th/30th April 2017 

Clare McMahon/Jo Fitzgerald/Mary Meenaghan


Sat./Sun 22nd/23rd April 2017 

Sat. 8.00 pm  Michael Higgins/Pat Creaven

Sun.  9am      Martin Glynn/Eddie O’Toole

Sun. 11am     Michael Irwin/Mary Meenaghan

Sat./Sun 29th/30th April 2017 

Sat. 8.00 pm  Gerry Coen/Chris McCarthy

Sun.  9am      Joe Fahy/P Forde

Sun. 11am     Michael Irwin/Jack Fahy

FRS Network ;  Farm Plastic Collection taking place in your local mart in the coming weeks. Phone FRS Athenry @ 291-844551 for further details .



Western Region Drug & Alcohol Task Force Public Information Evening on Wed 26 April in Headford Parish Hall from 7.30pm-8.30pm. Are you concerned about drug-related intimidation that may occur locally? The National Family Support Network and the Garda National Drugs Units have established the Drug Related Intimidation Reporting Programme which is being rolled out across the country. The purpose of this programme is to respond to the needs of individuals and family members who are experiencing drug related intimidation. For further information contact the WRDATF on 091-480044.

Corrandrum Parents Association are holding a church gate collection this weekend, 22/23rd May, to fund the play areas at Corrandrum NS. Your support is gratefully appreciated.

Fr. Loftus is not available this week. In emergency please contact Fr. Ray Flaherty, Headford, at 093 35448.






St. Brendan’s Church, Corrandulla

Sat./Sun. 2nd/23rd April 2017

2nd Sunday of Easter

Fr. Loftus  091 791125      087 9983172

   Fr. McNamara, Annaghdown  091 791142

      Radio Broadcasts, 106.6 Fm.