First Communion: Sincere congratulations to the following children who received their First Holy Communion last Saturday in Ballybricken Church: Ailish Breen, Sara Jane O’Brien, David Wade, Liam Bridges, Orla O’Connor, Daniel Walker, Michael Clifford, Ben O’Neill, Alison Ward, Rosa McGuinness, Jessica O’Neill, Ciara Molloy, Bradley O’Brien and Evan Ryan. Thankfully the rain held off on the day.
Condolences: Sympathies to Lil and Jerry Cahill and family on the recent death of Lil’s brother Johnny Kennedy of Newport.
Sympathies: to Noreen and Ned Mitchell and family on the recent death of Noreen’s father John (Jackie) Ring of Bruff.
Sympathies :to Eileen O’Riordan and family on the recent death of her sister-in-law Patricia Greensmith in Wales.
School Walk: The Parents Council of Caherelly National School are organising a sponsored walk on Friday 24 May. All support both sponsorship and on the evening would be much appreciated.
Exposition and Novena: Exposition and Novena continues in both churches in the parish as follows: Ballybricken: Novena at 7.30pm on Monday, Exposition on Tuesday, 3pm - 10pm; Bohermore: Exposition on Thursday, 5.30pm - 7.30pm and Novena at 7.30pm after Exposition.
GAA Lotto: There was no winner of the jackpot this week. Numbers drawn: 7, 9, 20 and 26. Lucky Dip winners: Helen O’Dwyer, Eddie Myles, Pat Donnelly, and Tom Browne. Jackpot is now €2,400. The next draw will take place at the Clubhouse on Monday, May 20 at 8.00 pm. Tickets can be purchased from Scanlons Shop, Promoters and online at www.ballybrickenbohermoregaa.ie