Sat/Sun 25th/26th Mar 2017

Sat 7.30 pm 

Sun 9.00 am    Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00 am  Mary Delia Quirke, Rathcoona. 1st Anniv.

Mon/Tues/Wed 9.30 am

Thurs 9.30 am   Lit. of the Word with Holy Communion

Fri 7.30 pm    


Sat/Sun 1st/2nd Apr 2017

Sat 7.30 pm     Margaret Goaley, Balrobuck   M.M.

Sun 9.00 am    Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00 am  John Killilea, Corrandulla






Baptisms Mar 2017; The Christian family welcomes Amy Rose, daughter of Loretta and Keith Kelly, Ardgaineen and Éanna, son of Lorraine and Vivian Silke, Castlecreevy.





Legion of Mary; Rosary in Cregg Cemetery every Sunday @ 3.00 pm during Lent. Everyone welcome.




World Meeting of Families ; Pope Francis has personally chosen Dublin to be the host diocese for the World Meeting of Families from 21st-26th August 2018. Planning for this great national and international celebration of faith is well underway. Hosting this important event requires an enormous amount of planning and funding. In this regard a second national collection will be held next weekend the 1st and 2nd of April. Your support for this collection would be greatly appreciated.



The Archdiocese of Tuam is now accepting applications from married and single men who may feel called to ministry as Permanaent Deacons. The four-year part-time training programme will begin in Autunm 2017. For further information, or a conversation around the topic, please contact the Director of the Permanent Diaconate by email: The next intake of candidates will be in 2021.Additional information is available in the Vocations section of website:














































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































15 - Phil Connell,

 Kathleen Merrigan.


Annaghdown GAA Lotto ; No winners of this week’s lotto. Numbers drawn; 1, 2, 8 and 12.There were 10 match 3 winners; Geraldine Kerrigan c/o  Corrandulla Post Office, Dennis Killilea c/o Peggys , Martina Lydon c/o Lydons Knckdoe, Kian Farragher c/o Regans, Mary Fahy c/o Lydons, Dominick Connaughton c/o Lydons, Roisin Lardner c/o Padraig Fahy, Ann Marie Melia c/o M. Melia, Pauline Duggan on-line and Sean Condon c/o Creavans. Promotors Prize: Kenny Leonard. Next weeks Lotto is 17,050 euro. There will be an open meeting this coming Wednesday the 29th of March in the clubhouse in Cregg at 8 pm.




Easter Hurling CAMP ;Will be held from Tuesday April 18th to Friday April 21st at our club grounds in Cregg. We will have some celebrity hurling guests visit the camp which will take place from 10.00am until 2.00pm daily. All children from 7 to 16 are welcome to attend and the cost will be €25 for the four days which is to cover coaching costs. For further details please contact the respective managers: Stephen  Maxwell 086-8244999 (U8),  Declan Costello 086-8710728 (U10), Brian Heavey 087-7596578 (U12) and JJ Shiel 0868548043 (U14) .


Coláiste Bhaile Chláir; Transition Year students from Coláiste Bhaile Chláir present ‘All Shook Up’, a comedy musical based on the songs of Elvis Presley. It will take place in the Coláiste Bhaile Chláir school hall at 7.30 pm from Wednesday 29th March-Saturday 1st April. Tickets are available through the school and on the nights subject to availability. Cost €10 (Adults), €8 (Students/Children).


Corrandulla Show Meeting will take place on Tuesday 28th March @ 9pm in the Pastoral Centre, Corrandulla. Please spread the word and all are welcome. This year we are celebrating our 40th Birthday and would love if people would root out any old photos and memorabilia.


Claregalway/Annaghdown CE Scheme has a vacancy for a Caretaker in the Corrandulla area. Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria for Community Employment Schemes. Please contact Intreo Services 091-500800 or

Text Box: Eucharistic Ministers.
Sat./Sun. 25th/26th March 2017
Sat. 7.30 pm  M Shaughnessy/C Walsh/M Coen
Sun.  9am      M Kelly/G McCarthy/S Small
Sun. 11am     M Irwin/S Rabbitte/T Kearney
Sat./Sun. 1st/2nd April 2017
Sat. 7.30 pm  J Coleman/P Connell/B Daniels
Sun.  9am      C Steward/B Creaven/M Kelly
Sun. 11am     D Canavan/E Cunningham/E Healy

Ministers of the Word.
Sat./Sun. 25th/26th March 2017
Nora Keane/Tom Creaven/Michael Irwin
Sat./Sun. 1st/2nd April 2017
Mary Cunningham/Esther Greaney/Catherine Fahy
Sat./Sun 25th/26th March 2017
Sat. 7.30 pm  Gerry Coen/Chris McCarthy
Sun.  9am      Joe Fahy/P Forde
Sun. 11am     Eileen Healy/J Fahy
Sat./Sun 1st/2nd April 2017
Sat. 7.30 pm  Chris McCarthy/Catherine Stewart
Sun.  9am      Martin Glynn/Eddie O’Toole
Sun. 11am     Mary Meenaghan/Michael Irwin

Medjugorje Trip 2017:  24th May/13th Sept flying from Shannon. Price for May, €669; September €709. For info L. O’Flathartaigh 086-3571616 or M Small 085-7714262.

The Galway branch of Down Syndrome Ireland thank all who generously supported our annual church gate collection last weekend.​ ​€552 was donated in Corrandulla, which will support our speech therapy project "Voices for Down Syndrome Galway”. 

Afternoon Tea Party in aid of Self Help Africa in Regan Clonboo 2nd April from 3pm-6pm.Music and finger food on the day. €5 per person. If you wish to host a table please contact Siobhaun on 086-1672018. All donations appreciated.

Operation Continuation ; There will be a celebratory night for all the Operation Continuation goers on the 8th of April in Regans Clonboo at 9.30pm. Finger food and music on the night.
Fr. Loftus will not be available from Monday to Friday, this week. In emergency please contact Fr. Ray Flaherty, Headford, at 093 35448

St. Brendan’s Church, Corrandulla

Sat./Sun. 25th/26th March 2017

4th Sunday of Lent

Fr. Loftus  091 791125      087 9983172

   Fr. McNamara, Annaghdown  091 791142

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