Owning Retirement Homes. Formerly Sue Ryder Homes
A sea of yellow rapeseed. Rich growth of April May
The Collection which was due to take place last weekend for The World Meeting of Families was postponed due to weather conditions. Anyone wishing to contribute during our Offertory Collection this weekend can do so.
Weekly & Station Envelopes
If you do not receive envelopes and wish to support the Parish and our Priests, contact Peggy on 051 641177 – alternatively give your name, address and telephone number to any of our Sacristans in the Parish.
Anniversaries at this time: Chrissie Dwan, Bridie McNamara
Sunday, 25th March: Tony Kirwan and we also remember his grandaunt Margaret Fitzgerald whose months mind Mass occur now.
Sunday, 1st April: Mick and Ita Connolly
Saturday, 24th March: Liam Aylward, Gortrush
Sunday, 25th March: Mary Donnelly
Church Cleaning Rota
Week commencing Monday 26th March
“A TIME WITH JESUS” continues in Piltown Community Centre, Monday Evenings at 8pm
Annual Collection for the Holy Places: Bishop Farrell has asked that the Annual Collection for the Holy Places be taken up at the Good Friday services.
Graveyards: A gentle reminder, to remove old Christmas wreaths or other flowers from their family graves.
Ossory pilgrimage to Lourdes 2018 (May 22 - 27)
Bookings are now being taken for our pilgrimage at 051 880414 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and speak with Eleanor.
CALL OUT FOR NEW READERS: A workshop for New Readers will take place in Piltown Church on Monday (26th March) at 7pm until 8pm. All new readers or anyone who might like to become a Reader from all around the Parish are invited to attend. Young and old are very welcome. Please take the opportunity to contribute to our ceremonies. For more information call 087-9230283.
Piltown Community Centre Courses:
Parish Heart Screening Offer
Pulsewave Ireland Heart & Artery screening in Kilkenny next week. The Bpro certified to measure CASP to 99.17% in comparison to an angiogram and as seen on TV. As Heart Disease is still the biggest killer in Ireland we try to make it affordable for everyone to be screened. Normal cost of screening is €50 per person, Parish offer €30 per person for that we check your Blood Pressure, Heart Rythm, Casp of heart, arterial flexibility and Blood flow. We can access the risk of heart attack or stroke with a simple non invasive test. Venues as follows: Monday 26th March The Viking Hotel Waterford, Thursday 29th March Hotel Kilkenny, & Friday 6th April The Brandon House Hotel New Ross Appointments available from 11am to 8pm daily Call 087-7151623 to make an appointment spaces are limited The Screening is medically approved and each person will receive a detailed printout which they may discuss with their own GP.
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Piltown Credit Union Easter Opening Hours:
Tuesday, 27th March: 7pm to 8pm
Thursday, 29th March: 10am to 12noon and 1pm to 7:30pm
Easter Week as normal.