Newsletter – Sunday 16th August 2009

Drum Mass Intentions
Saturday 15th 8pm: Bernie Kelly & deceased family member, Rooskey
Sunday 16th 10am: Michael Fallon, Dugra
Thursday 20th 7pm: James & Mary Henry, Clonellan
Friday 21st 1pm: Wedding – Bernadine O’Sullivan & Thomas Silk
Friday 21st 7pm: John O’Reilly, Monksfield, Bealnamulla
Saturday 22nd 8pm: Alan Shine, Rooskey
Sunday 23rd 10am: Pat Lennon, Clonbulia

Clonown Mass Intentions
Sunday 16th 11am: John, Bridget & Patrick Halligan

Elphin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine
Will take place this Sunday 16th August 2009, ceremonies begin with anointing of the sick at 2.30pm and concelebrated mass at 3pm. Main celebrant and homilist will be Bishop Christopher Jones. A bus to Knock will leave Clonown Church at 10am and Ss. Peter & Paul’s Church at 10.15am. Booking essential – please phone 086-1960256.

Knock Shrine National Novena
Ceremonies twice daily from 14th to 22nd August.

Cemetery Sunday
-In Cloonakilla graveyard on Sunday 16th August at 3pm.
-In Coosan on Sunday 16th August at 4pm.

Drum Heritage Group
– As part of the national Heritage Week, a Heritage Walk will talk place along the path at Meehambee, Drum on Sunday 23rd August. Coach transport from Heritage Centre at 3pm sharp. This will be followed by an Audio Visual Presentation in Drum Parish Hall, with light refreshments. All in fee: €5.
– Committee meeting on Tuesday 18th August at 8.30pm in the Visitor Centre.

Fitness Classes
In Drum Community Centre, Wednesday mornings 7.30-8.30am. For further details contact Martin 086-0868171.

Rural Community Transport
View the full timetable on

Ss. Peter & Paul’s Church Maintenance Fund
Tickets on sale for two monster draws with prize fund of €200,000. Tickets €50 per draw and are available from the Parish Office, Sacristy or Drum Parish Office. If you have family living away from home they may consider purchasing a ticket for the above draw.


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