- Saturday 23rd December
11:00am Elaine & Darren Mates. Pat Connaughton 5th Anniversary.
7:00pm Thomas, Anastacia Gantly and deceased family members.
- Sunday 24th December
11:00am Paddy & Martin Jordan, St Marys Villas.
9:00pm Mollie & Aidan Whelan.Martin, Ellen & Patsy Redmond,
Carrigduff. Martin & Nora Whity Anniversary Mass. Theresa &
Maura Homewood. Lizzie & Winnie Whelan. Paul Mulrennan Anniversary.
- Monday 25th December
12:00 Noon Mary Linehan & Kitty O Brien. Michael & Annie McGraw and
deceased sons John, Willie, Jimmy, Michael and remember Matthew
- Wednesday 27th December
9:00am Mirek Gogol.
- Saturday 30th December
7:00pm Michael Deane, Bernie Deane & Michael Dean Snr. Richard O
- Sunday 31st December
12 Noon Mary Furlong Bowes.
Saint Mary Magdalene
- Sunday 24th Dec 10:30am Dolores & Andy Redmond Anniversary.
- Saturday 30th Dec 8:00pm Patrick & Mary Murphy, Cashel. Mick
- Sunday 31st Dec 10:30am Luke Kavanagh, recently deceased.
Every Monday from 9.30am– 8.00pm
Tuesday to Friday 7:30—8:30am,
No Adoration on Bank Holidays.
We offer our deepest sympathy and prayers to the family and friends
of: Patrick (Patsy) Furlong May He Rest in Peace.
Parish Christmas Schedule 2017
Most Holy Trinity
Sunday 24th December (Christmas Eve) 4:00pm-5:00pm
Christmas Eve Morning Mass - 11:00am
Vigil Mass - 9:00pm
Christmas Day Mass - 9:00am, 10:30am (Children's Mass) & 12 Noon.
The Vigil Mass on Christmas Eve is the most important and significant of
all the masses celebrated at Christmas.
Polish Mass Times for Christmas 26th December 12:00pm
Wishing you every grace and blessing at Christmas time.
The Parish Office
...will be closed from the 23rd December to the 3rd of January and
will reopen on the 4th of January.
CHOIR: Choir practice in Kilmyshall every Monday at 7:30pm.
New Members most welcome.
Weekday Mass: Held in the Church ( Summertime) at 9:30am Tuesday,
Thursday & Friday & 7:30pm on Wednesday. Prayer Group meet every
Wednesday after 7:30 pm Mass in the Oratory. All are welcome. .
Eucharistic Adoration: Every Tuesday in the Church from 10:00am
to 4:00pm. New Adorers always welcome.
Hall bookings and use of hall equipment, must be booked through
Denis O’ Neill at 087 2196565.
Ministers of the Eucharist - December 2017
- Saturday 24th: Martin Cullen, Anne Tyndall & Ann Farrell
- Sunday 25th: Mary Atkinson
Ministers of the Word - December 2017
- Saturday 23rd Dec: Jacqui Kehoe
- Sunday 24th Dec: Liz Atkinson
- Monday 25th Dec: Mary Atkinson
St. Mary Magdalene Church Kilmyshall
- Christmas Schedule
- Confessions Friday 22nd Dec - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
- Saturday 23rd Dec - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Sunday 24th Dec (Christmas Eve) Vigil Mass - 8:00pm
Monday 25th Dec (Christmas Day) 10:00am
- Blessing of children's toys at this Mass.
- No Mass from Tuesday 26th Dec to Friday 29th Dec.Masses will
resume back to normal on Saturday 30th December.
No Adoration on Tuesday 26th December.
Local Meetings are held on Tuesdays & Saturdays at 8:30 pm in
Brennan’s Market Sq.
Every Monday Night in Day Care Centre.
St Vincent de Paul
Local Confidential helpline 087 3696883, please call if you need
help. S.V.P. request Box is now located at back of shop. There is a new
newspaper recycling bin beside Super Value in aid of S.V.P.
Choir: Choir Practice
..resumes in Bunclody every Tuesday at 7:30pm. Rosary recited for the
sick of the parish at 7:15 pm. New members most welcome.
If you have a family member, relative or friend who is ill or at home
in hospital, please let any choir member know if you wish them to be
remembered in the rosary and prayers for the sick. All are welcome to
join in the prayer.
Special Ministers for Decemer 2017
Ministers of the Word:
7:00pm: Patsy Cowman
9:00am: Gertrude Rowlands
12 Noon: Anita Somers Doyle
7:00pm: Goretti Kavanagh / Maura Quinlivan
9:00am: Geraldine Roberts/ Leanne Nolan
12 Noon: Sarah Burke /Celia Burns
7:00pm : B
9:00am : C
12 Noon : A
- Dermot O’Connor / John Burke
Bunclody Day Care
..will re open after Christmas/ New Year on THURESDAY 4th January
2018. Looking forward to seeing you all after the festive season. New
Guests most welcome. Come join us for a morning or afternoon and see
what goes on! Wishing all our guests and their families a Peaceful
Christmas and a Healthy 2018. Bunclody Day Care Services Committee.
NEW Kids Ceol Club
Every Thursday from 5pm to 6.30pm, in the Pastoral Centre Bunclody.
The aim of the club is to teach songs and music to the children, in
order to form a children’s choir, which will perform for Saturday night
Mass. For more info ring 085-8235525. Safeguarding policies in place.
HWH Bunclody GAA
The GAA Club will run their annual Active Transformation from Sunday
7th January to Sunday 25th February. This project gives people in the
community the opportunity to be active after Christmas and to lose
weight over a 7-weekperiod. Fourteen exercise classes in the indoor
complex, 6 organised Sunday walks, and a timed 5km walk/run from
Kildavin to Bunclody; use of our now fully lit walking track and prizes
for the winners of the project (percentage weight loss for individuals
and teams of 4) are some of the activities provided. Please support this
enjoyable and most
Church Gate Collection
Sat 30th & Sun 31st Dec 2017 Please support Co Wexford Community
Workshop (Enniscorthy CLG). In aid of St. Anthony’s Pre-School for
children with special needs. Your Co-operation will be gratefully
Parish Finance Committee
Would like to Thank all who contributed to the 2nd collection at the
masses on Sunday, either by envelope or coin. This collection goes to
the running of the Parish. The 2018 envelopes are available this weekend
after the masses in the CHURCH and during the week in the Pastoral
The VTOS in Bunclody
Would like to Thank everyone who donated to the recent bucket
collection in Bunclody. Over €1,400 was raised in aid of Wexford Women's
THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK
On Monday next we celebrate the marvellous Feast of Christmas. It is
the most remarkable moment in the history of mankind. God decides to
come into history in a way that nobody could have expected. He chose to
appear as a human infant in the person of Mary’s boy child, Jesus
Christ. He emptied himself of all the trappings of Godhead in order to
arrive as a human infant.
In this way the incarnation took place. God dresses himself in human
flesh in order to make it easier for all of us to understand his ways
with us.Christmas is the feast of love. Gods love is expressed for us in
the birth of a humble infant. Jesus came in this way in order to
convince us of Gods love and interest in each of us. All of us are of
great importance in his eyes. Because we are important to him he chose
to come among us in this way, as a baby in swaddling clothes and laid in
If we think about this great truth a little we cannot be content with
shrugging our shoulders and saying “so what”. Our faith brings us to
celebrate Christmas by sharing in the Eucharistic celebrations of
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
But we cannot be content with a solitary statement of our faith on the
Feast of Jesus’ birth. Every time we come to mass we say yes to
the love of God shown to us in Jesus. We say thanks for Gods interest in
us and start a flourishing life of faith that acknowledges and confirms
Jesus great love for us when he came to us as an infant whose first home
was in Bethlehem.