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    Kilmovee on Irish TV

    During the week, Irish TV broadcast a piece recorded during this year’s Seosamh MacGabhann Summer school.  It was a lovely piece, showing Kilmovee at its musical best …  

  • Reflections
    Naming Religious

    At this year’s Urlaur Pattern Mass we included a “Ceremony of Naming and Remembering” men and women of the parish who had entered religious life. We included Diocesan Priests as well as Religious. For some weeks we had sought from parishioners names of relatives, neighbours and friends who they knew who had become priests, brothers […]

  • Parish
    Do it anyway

    There’s a prayer associated with Mother Teresa that speaks of doing right and good things “anyway”, even if they are not always understood, appreciated or successful. She is speaking of people not getting what a person is doing or perhaps even destroying it but that if it’s the right thing to do “do it anyway”. […]

  • Parish
    Youth 2000 Annual Retreat

    Worth a view and worth a visit   This event is one of the largest events held annually in Ireland for young people aged 16-35 years, last year we had over 1000 young people in attendance.  While this is not a Diocesan event, it is of great benefit to the Irish Church and gives young people […]

  • Parish
    Latest Technology!!

    Going to Mass on Thursday morning, I noticed that the latest in technology has been installed at Kilmovee AstroTurf!!  It’s called “Hawkeye” or maybe a first cousin:)   

  • Parish
    As ye got off the bus

    The bus pulled in at Kilmovee Community Centre around 5pm on Friday and as its door opened, I saw many of our young people step to the street.  “Where were ye?” I asked and the reply was around three days spent in  Achill.  It was the Foróige Club and its members and some of the […]

  • Parish
    Bishop Thomas Flynn, R.I.P.

    BISHOP-EMERITUS THOMAS FLYNN 1931-2015 With sadness have learned of  the death of our retired bishop, Thomas Flynn, R.I.P Born in 1931, Bishop Thomas was educated in the De La Salle N.S., Ballaghaderreen and St Nathy’s College.  He entered St Patrick’s College Maynooth and was ordained a priest of Achonry Diocese in 1956. Appointed Bishop of the […]

  • Parish
    That’s The Spirit

    Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful and kindle in them the fire of your love. Send forth your Spirit and they shall be created. And You shall renew the face of the earth. O, God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit, did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grant that […]

  • Parish
    Bishop’s Statement on Marriage Referendum

    Pastoral Statement on the Marriage Referendum On May 22, the people of Ireland are being asked to vote in a Referendum to change the definition of Marriage in our Constitution. The change that is proposed will mean that the Irish State and all its laws will not anymore recognise that the union in marriage of […]

  • Liturgy
    Sacrament of Confirmation

    Congratulations to thirty-four of our younger parishioners who celebrate the Sacrament of Baptism this weekend.  We welcome Bishop Kelly to the parish and are pleased he is with us to “Confirm” the boys and girls in their Faith. Please remember in your prayers our Confirmation Candidates.  We pray this will be a very special time […]

Fr Vincent Sherlock

094-964 9137

Parochial House, Kilmovee, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Mayo. F45 WV97

Fr John Maloney

094-936 7031

Curate's House, Kilkelly, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo