Sat/Sun 14th/15th April 2018

Sat 8.00pm     Martin Clarke, Corrandulla   M.M

                        Maggie Hession, Carraghy

9.00am       Mass for the people of the parish

11.00am     Mary Dowd, Tonegurrane

                   Jimmy Silke , Galway ( formerly of Castlecreevy)

                   Hubert & Nellie Melia, Cartron

Mon 9.30am     Lit. of the Word with Holy Communion

Tues/Wed/Thurs 9.30am

Fri 8.00pm   Deceased members of the Annaghdown Cycle

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

                     Maureen Lynch, Corrandulla

                     Nell Wynne, Mace  

Sat/Sun 21st/22nd April 2018

Sat 8.00pm     John, Nora & William Warde, Carrowruane                    

9.00am       Mass for the people of the parish

11.00am     Patrick Crowe, Corbally



Mini-Vigil of Prayer will be held on Friday the 20th of April in Knock from 8.00pm until midnight. Led by Fr. John O’Gorman. All are welcome.

There will be Rosaries for Life in the Church every Sunday @ 3pm, all are encouraged to participate to uphold the 8th Amendment. These rosaries will also be broadcast on the Parish Radio 106.6 FM.

Love Both Choose Life   There will also be an hour of Adoration every day for 40 days from 7 to 8pm from Tuesday 17 April to Saturday 26th April. All Welcome.

+ Prayer for the Deceased + 

We remember in prayer  Annie Ryder, Dublin ( sister of John & Michael Fahy, Cortoon) who died recently. May she rest in peace.

Tuam Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock; Archbishop Neary will lead the Tuam Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock which takes place on Sunday, May 6th commencing with the Sacrament of Anointing at 2.30 pm.

Annaghdown GAA Lotto; There was no winner of this week’s lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 2, 3, 10 and 24 which resulted in one match 3, Michael Melia netting the €150 prize. Clarke's Tavern won the promoters prize. Next week the jackpot will be for a prize of €4,300.


CONNACHT SPRING SHOW; Corofin Village Sunday 20th May 2018 @ 11am. 

Hanger Lane Pre-Loved Clothing Market; Sunday 29th April,  11am-2pm. Men, women and children of all ages welcome. Venue: Corrandulla Hall. €2 entry fee or €10 to hire a clothes rail and sell your own excess clothing. Clothes donations are accepted and a percentage of proceeds will go to charity. Raffle prizes, tea/coffee and goodies available on the day. For more info, please email: or text/call Nicole 087 7941805/ Trish 086 1987263.

Corrandulla/Annaghdown Branch Fine Gael AGM takes place on Monday 23rd of April 2018 at 8pm in Peggy’s Bar & Lounge, Auchclogeen. New & Existing Members welcome on the Night. Local & National Representatives will be present. Failte Isteach.


Cycling News Flash; The Annaghdown Annual Cycle now in the 31st year takes place Sat/Sun 28th/29th of April. We are heading for Ennistymon this year and expecting a full crew. All enquiries to 086-1610000.

Plean Teanga don Eachréidh: A Public Meeting for the sharing of views and ideas will take place at 7:30pm on 16th April in the old building of Coláiste Bhaile Chláir. The meeting will be bilingual and people with weak Gaeilge (or no Gaeilge!) are actively encouraged to attend. Bígí Linn.

Annaghdown Parish Council AGM Tuesday the 17th April @ 8.30 pm in Old Girls School, Corrandulla. All welcome.

Claregalway/Annaghdown CE Scheme has vacancies for Caretakers. Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria for Community Employment Schemes. Please contact Marian on 086-8235756 or the office on 091-798371 (mornings) or for further information.

Cregg Cemetery clean up on Sat. next, April 21st  …10.30am – 1pm. This is the first gathering to clean up the Cemetery this year. Bring  spades, rakes, hedge cutting equipment etc. A good turnout expected ….makes less work for everyone .Gerry Coen 087 6171480 on behalf of Cregg Cemetery Committee.

Text Box: Eucharistic Ministers.
Sat./Sun 14th/15th April 2018
Sat. 9.00pm   B Daniels/G B Geary/M Scully
Sun. 9am    T McAndrew/G McCarthy/ M Shaughnessy
Sun. 11am     J Burke/E Cunningham/M Irwin  
Sat./Sun 21st/22nd April 2018
Sat. 9.00pm   N Keane/M Monaghan/S Kenny
Sun. 9am       S Small/C Stewart/MM Burke
Sun. 11am     M Gilmore/T Kearney/S Rabbitte
Ministers of the Word.
Sat./Sun 14th/15th April 2018
Geraldine McGloinn/Mary Meenaghan/Gerry Smyth
Sat./Sun 21st/22nd April 2018
Gerry McNamara/Br. Conal/Una Allen
Sat./Sun 14th/15th April 2018
Sat. 9.00pm   Chris McCarthy/Cathrine Stewart
Sun. 9am       Joe Fahy/PJ Newell
Sun. 11am     Jack Fahy/Eileen Healy
Sat./Sun 21st/22nd April 2018
Sat. 9.00pm   Michael Higgins/Pat Creaven
Sun. 9am       Thady O’Brien/Eddie O’Toole
Sun. 11am     Michael Irwin/Mary Meenaghan

Down Syndrome Galway would like to thank all who generously supported our annual Churchgate collection, raising €504.36 in Corrandulla Parish, in support of services to our members. Your generosity is much appreciated.

Operation Continuation raised € 1,185.50 and all proceeds went to the Annaghdown Running Track. Thanks to all involved.

The Parents Association of Corrandulla N.S. are holding Family Bingo in aid of ground re-surfacing at the school this Sunday 15th April from 5-7pm in Corrandulla Community Centre. Over €1,000 in prize money. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Matt Cunningham Band; Céilí in Kilcoona Social Centre this Sunday April 15th. Hours 8.00pm-11.00pm. Refreshments served , all very welcome.  

Annaghdown Heritage Society: Dr Jessica Cooke will speak on The Annaghdown Doorway and King Ruaidhri Ua Conchobair: Loyalty and Patronage in 12th C. Connacht, at our next meeting on Wed. 18t  h April at 8pm in the Old Girls' School, Corrandulla. All are welcome.
Fr Micheal Mannion Memorial 10k Clonbur; The rescheduled Fr Micheal Mannion Memorial 10K (5k option available also) will take place in Clonbur on Sunday 29th April at 12 o’clock. Registration on the day. For further information contact Mike Dolan@ 087-6500176.

St. Brendan’s Church, Corrandulla




Sat./Sun. 14th/15th of April 2018

3rd Sunday of Easter

Pastoral Centre 091 791125

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

Fr. Loftus 087 998317Fr. McNamara  091 791142

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