News Bulletin


Bereavement Ministry

Our Lady of Consolation Bereavement Ministry.

Meeting Tuesday 26 June at 7.30pm in Pastoral Centre.

Fatima Pilgrimage 2018

Fatima Pilgrimage 14 September 2018 – 7 nights. Full board, Hotel Cinquentenario. £679 pps.  Insurance £29. Evening flight from Dublin 6.45pm.

Contact Anne Gribben 92670152/Mona Mitchell 38 3288897.

Department For Communities

Are you getting all the money and supports you’re entitled to?

Make the Call – 0800 232 1271

Lourdes Associate Membership Collection

Down & Connor Lourdes Associate Membership Collection.

There will be a Church Door Collection week-ending 30 June/1 July after all Masses. The collection will help subsidise fares of sick pilgrims, helpers and Youth Team travelling on Pilgrimage in July as well as providing medical equipment and supplies.

Indian Christian Community

Rosary at 3pm followed by Mass in Syro-Malabar Rite at 3.30pm in St. Patrick’s Church on Saturday 23 June 2018.

St Aloysius Mass

ST ALOYSIUS P.S: The P4-7 pupils will join the parish family for Mass on Thursday 21 June at 10.00am. This is the Feast of St Aloysius.

160th Diocesan Pilgrimage To Lourdes 2018

There are a few places left on the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes (11-16 July.)
If anyone is interested they should contact the Pilgrimage Office on 028 9064 6040 or email

Full board in 3* hotel 7 nights (10 -17 July): £725.   5 nights (11-16 July): £650.

Full board for sick or infirm pilgrims with medical and nursing care in Accueil Notre Dame 5 nights (11-16 July): £550.

Youth team (8-17 July): £590. (Closing dates for Youth Applications 16 March 2018).

All flights from Belfast International Airport. Application forms are now available from the Parish Office or for further information contact the Lourdes Pilgrimage Office on 028 9064 6040 or email

This Week’s Calendar

Wednesday 20 June – The Irish Martyrs

Thursday 21 June – St Aloysius Gonzaga

Offertory Collections

Week-ending 10th June – £2,635.94

Monthly Stipend: £1723.51

Thank you for your generosity.

Rathmore Grammar School

Rathmore Grammar School: GL Assessment – Saturday 17 November 2018

An Information and Registration Evening will be held in Rathmore on Tuesday 12 June 2018 at 7.00 pm for parents of P6 pupils. Parents, intending to register their child for the GL Assessment, must bring their child’s birth certificate and a recent passport size photograph to the meeting.

Recently Deceased

Bertie Soye: Deirdre Horseman (nee Stewart)

Months Mind

Brian McEvoy


Fr Charles Denvir: Lily McConnell: Jackie O’Brien: Gerald McPolin: Kevin McStravick: Terence Patrick O’Neill: Eileen McCaughan: Thomas Mulholland: Rose Tumilty: Elizabeth, Tommy, Hugh (Jun) Murnaghan: Rosaleen, Eamon & Fiona McCann: Mary Donnelly: Elsie Hughes: Kathleen Hickey: Joseph Lavery, Snr: Joseph Lavery Jnr: Angela Close: Seamus Skelton: Jackie O’Brien: James McKernan: All deceased Fathers & Grandfathers

May they rest in peace.