Sat/Sun  3rd/4th Dec

Sat. 7.30 pm   Paddy, Bartley & Annie O’Neill, Mace

Sun. 9.00 am Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00 am Decd. mems. of the McDermott fam,Kilkerrin                    

Patrick, Mary & John Mulrooney, Tonegurrane

Dan, Mary, Annie, Martin, Dan & Willie Burke, Bunnatubber


Mon. 9.30 am

Tues. 11.00am Funeral mass for Joe Browne, Gardenham.

Remains reposing in Millenium Chapel, Mon. 5.30 to 7.30pm.

Immaculate Conception of our Lady

Wed 7.30 pm  Philomena Flaherty, Cahermorris

Thurs.  9.30 am  & 11.00 am

Fri 7.30 pm  Mary, John & decd. mems. of  the O’Halloran

                      family , Glenrevagh                                 

Sat/Sun  10th/11th Dec

Sat. 7.30 pm   Bridie Melia , Shanbally

Molly & John Cahill , Parke & Ger Scully , Woodpark

Sun. 9.00 am Mass for the people of the parish

Sun 11.00 am  Teresa Hession , Slievefinn

           Fr. B.P. Steen , 1st anniv. & James Kennedy, Wicklow

           Patrick, Nora, Gearoid & Johnny Morris , Bunnatubber      




Baptisms Nov 2016 ; The Christian family welcomes Lucy, daughter of Micheal and Jennifer Kelly, Drumgriffin.

Christmas Eve Children’s Mass. The Pastoral Council has decided to celebrate this extra mass at 5pm on Dec. 24th to facilitate families with young children.

Collection envelopes for 2017 now available! On front seats.

Confessions for Christmas.             On the three remaining Saturdays, including Christmas Eve, at 12 noon, as well as before and after evening mass next two Saturdays as usual.

Acts of Contrition New. O my God. I thank you for loving me. I am sorry for all my sins. For not loving you and for not loving others. Help me to live like Jesus and not sin again. Amen.                     Compare with older version across!

































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































15 - Phil Connell,

 Kathleen Merrigan.


Annaghdown GAA Lotto: This week’s lotto numbers: 9, 15, 18, 20. Next jackpot €14,650.The club AGM has been postponed to Dec 13th.Thanks for support.

Annaghdown LGFA; Best wishes to the team in the All-Ireland Intermediate Club Championship Final this weekend.

Leabharlann na gCairde, Community Library:  Corrandulla Christmas Fair , Corrandulla Community Hall Sunday 11th December 2016 @ 10am-1pm. We need donations of: New or ‘as good as new’ toys, New costume Jewellery, Unopened gift items, New unused household items, Christmas decorations, Home baking, Jams etc. Good books, Timber, Turf. Drop off items at Library/Old Girls School from Nov 1st Mon to Fri 10-2PM or by arrangement. More info call 085 – 1352506

Annaghdown NS Monster Community Raffle | Christmas Fair & Santa Grotto ; New this Christmas in Annaghdown is the Annaghdown NS Monster Community Raffle & Christmas Fair taking place on Sunday 11th December 2-5pm . Please see notice board in church with more details about this event.




Annaghdown/Corrandulla Active age 1916 DVD is for sale in all local shops for €10. Proceeds from the launch went to the Self Help Africa Projects and thank you to all who attended on the night.

The Ciorcal Cómhrá will meet in Regan’s on Monday Dec 5th at 8pm. All are welcome.

Cope Lunch Club; Our next scheduled lunch is on Monday the 12th of December @ 1 pm in the Pastoral Centre. It will be a Christmas themed lunch. Anyone interested in attending please contact 091-791125

COPE Galway Meals on Wheels offer a daily service providing a variety of succulent roasts and delicious soups/desserts delivered to your door. To find out more or to avail of the service please call us on 091 700800.


The Annaghdown Bethany Bereavement Support Group is now receiving Tesco blue tokens. Thanks.


Clonboo Tidy Village Group; Progressive 25 card game in Regan’s on Sunday Dec 11th at 8pm. 5 euro per person, lots of prizes. Proceeds to Clonboo Tidy Village.

Extra notices on notice Board include: GAA, LGFA, Clothes Collection, Bethany Support Group.

Text Box: Eucharistic Ministers.
Sat./Sun. 3rd/4th Dec
Sat.  7.30 pm.   M Murphy/L O’Toole/M Scully
Sun.  9am.        M Kelly/G McCarthy/S Small
Sun. 11am.       B McDermott/M Pender/M Gilmore
Thurs 8th Dec Immaculate Conception of our Lady
Wed 7.30 pm   M Shaughnessy/C Walsh/M Coen
Thurs 9.30am  C Steward/B Creaven/E Greaney
Thurs 11.00am M Irwin/S Rabbitte/D Canavan
Sat./Sun. 10th/11th Dec
Sat.  7.30 pm.  J Coleman/P Connell/B Daniels
Sun.  9am.       M Kelly/G McCarthy/S Small
Sun. 11am.      E Cunningham/E Healy/B Leonard
Ministers of the Word.
Sat/Sun 3rd/4th Dec 
Mary Cunningham/Margaret Hanley/Gerry Morgan
Thurs 8th Dec Immaculate Conception of our Lady
Nora Keane/Jo Fitzgerald/Tom Kearney
Sat/Sun 10th/11th Dec
Maria Barrett/Hillary Hussey/Mary Gilmore
Sat/Sun 3rd/4th Dec
Sat.  7.30 pm  Gerry Coen/Pat Creaven
Sun.  9am.      Martin Glynn/Mary Meenaghan
Sun. 11am.	   Eileen Healy/Jack Fahy	  
Sat/Sun 10th/11th Dec
Sat.  7.30 pm  Brian Touhy/Catherine Stewart
Sun.  9am.      PJ Newell/P Forde
Sun. 11am.	   Mary Meenaghan/Michael Irwin

Annual Carol Service will be held on Tues 20th December @ 8pm. Donations collected on the night will go to Galway Hospice. Practice every Tuesday at 8.30 pm.

Elements of Confession. Recalling my personal need for conversion. Naming/confessing my sins  and expressing my remorse. Accepting God’s forgiveness in my heart.

Old. O my God I am heartily sorry for having offended you and I detest my sins from every other evil because they displease you, my God who for your infinite goodness are so deserving of all my love and I most truly resolve with the help of thy Grace never more to offend you and to amend my life.  Amen

St. Brendan’s Church, Corrandulla

Sat./Sun. 3rd/4th December 2016

2nd Sunday of Advent

Fr. Loftus  091 791125      087 9983172

   Fr. Mc Namara, Annaghdown  091 791142

      Radio Broadcasts, 106.6 Fm.