Sat /Sun 9th/10th December 2017         

Sat 7.30pm    Kevin Small, Cortoon    1st Anniv.

Sun 9.00am   Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00am Teresa Hession, Slievefinn

                       Paddy, Bartley & Annie O’Neill, Mace.

                          Tommie Dowd, Tonegurrane.

Mon              No Mass                 Adoration as usual.

Tues/Wed 9.30am  

Thurs 9.30am Lit.of the Word with Holy Communion

Fri 7.30pm     The King Family, Shanbally

Paddy, Peter, Jimmy & decd. mems. of the Greaney

                      family, Cahermorris

Michael & John Monaghan, Clonboo/Claregalway

Sat /Sun 16th/17th December 2017       

Sat 7.30pm     Sarah Burke, Gortroe    1st Anniv.

Sun 9.00am    Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00am  Kate & Patrick Moran, Clonboo

Teresa Burke, Cluide & decd. members of the Burke &

                       Dowd families

                      Seán Mc Nulty, Tyrone.


We will welcome the First Communion children from  Corrandulla school at this (11.00am) mass.


Altar Society December; Carmel Hennelly, Katie

                                           Conneely & Agnes Collins 



Baptisms Dec 2017; Our parish welcomes Freya Griffin, daughter of Antoinette & Ray, Ballybeg.                                 






+ Prayer for the Deceased + 

We remember in prayer, Seán Mc Nulty, Tyrone (brother of Noelle Hayden, Corrandulla), who died recently.

                      May he rest in peace.

Annaghdown GAA Lotto; There was no jackpot winner and no match 3 numbers. The numbers drawn were 10, 22, 24 & 27. The promoter’s prize went to Cunniffes Shop, Clonboo. Next week’s lotto jackpot will be €4,150 with the draw taking place in the clubhouse on Monday night Dec 11th. Thanks for all your support.


Christmas Raffle & Christmas Fair; The Annaghdown Monster Community Christmas Raffle & Christmas Fair is being held on Sunday 10th December from 2pm-5pm in the Annaghdown National School. It will consist of local businesses, cake sale, carol singing, kids disco by GBFM DJ Ronan Lardner and Kids competition. We will also have Santa’s Grotto from 2-4pm, entry is €5 per child or max €15 per family and includes a free selection box. Please come along and support. Everybody welcome.


SUPPORT LOCAL FILM STAR; Headford star Emmett Hughes is making the headlines again with his latest movie, AXIS. Written by Hughes, the award-winning movie is directed by Criminal Minds star Aisha Tyler. The movie (15+) will be screened in the Eye Cinema on Tuesday 12th Dec @ 9.00pm. Tickets €12.00. Please call Maggie on 087 4129024 or email to book your place.


Christmas Carol Singing for Annaghdown Running Track. Saturday 16th December, outside Anthony Ryan's in Shop Street. Children from Annaghdown National School will be singing. Please come along and support this worthy cause.                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Croi Annual St. Stephens day Turkey Walk and Fun Run; Tuesday 26th December. Starting from Annaghdown Community Centre. For sponsorship cards Contact: Peter Flaherty on 086-2515263 or Corrandulla Post Office on 091-791333.


Headford Carers Group ; Caring for a daughter, son, Mam, Dad, spouse etc. We meet on the 2nd Thursday of each month in Headford Hall @ 8 pm. New members always welcome. Call in for a cuppa and a chat. Please contact Ann @ 087-7762156 for further information.


Church Collection Envelopes for 2018 are now available. Please pick up your set on the front seats of the church. Thank you for your continued support.

Text Box: Eucharistic Ministers.
Sat./Sun 9th/10th Dec 2017
Sat. 7.30pm   I. Scully/M. Scully/C. Walsh
Sun.9am        B. Creaven/E. Greaney/M. Goaley
Sun. 11am     M. Pender/S. Rabbitte/A. Breheny
Sat./Sun 16th/17th Dec 2017
Sat. 7.30pm   M. Coen/P. Connell/B. Daniels
Sun.9am        M. Kelly/T. McAndrew/G. McCarthy
Sun. 11am     J. Burke/D. Canavan/J. Coleman 
Ministers of the Word.
Sat./Sun 9th/10th Dec 2017
Amy Hardiman/Tom Creaven/Una Allen
Sat./Sun 16th/17th Dec 2017
Clare McMahon/Esther Greaney/Maria Kelly
Sat./Sun 9th/10th Dec 2017
Sat. 7.30pm    Michael Higgins/Cathrine Stewart
Sun.  9am       Joe Fahy/P. Forde
Sun. 11am      Jack Fahy/Michael Irwin
Sat./Sun 16th/17th Dec 2017
Sat. 7.30pm    Brian Touhy/Pat Creaven
Sun.  9am       P. Connell/Martin Glynn
Sun. 11am      Jack Fahy/Mary Meenaghan

Folk Choir; The Annual Carol Service will be held on Wednesday the 20th of December. Our special guest will be Sean Keane. Practice on Tuesday nights at 8.30pm. New members are very welcome but you must attend the practice.
Annaghdown Heritage Society; The Society will hold its next meeting on Tuesday 12th of December at 8pm in Regans of Clonboo. All are welcome to attend.
Cope Lunch Club; Our Christmas lunch is taking place on Monday the 18th of December @ 1 pm in the Pastoral Centre. We will be in contact as usual next week.
Well done to Corrandulla Parents Association for their help. A few new volunteers would also be welcome.
Corrandulla and Annaghdown Pastoral Councils are organising a drop of Information Leaflets/Cards re the Samaritans to every house in the parish. Volunteers are needed for some of the areas. If you are interested, please look at the noticeboard in the front porch.
There will be a (10min) meeting to pick up the literature on Thur 8.30pm, at Pastoral Centre.

St. Brendan’s Church, Corrandulla

Sat./Sun.9th/10th December 2017

2nd Sunday of Advent

Pastoral Centre 091 791125   

Office Hours  Mon/Tues/Thur.  9am to 3.30pm.

Fr. Loftus 087 9983172    Fr. McNamara  091 791142

      Radio Broadcasts, 106.6 Fm.