Gort Newsletter



Gort                Shanaglish               Kiltartan        Tierneevin


Fr. Tommy Marrinan, P.P. 091-631220.                                      

Fr. Gearid ӒGriofa, C.C. 091-631055

Parish Office:632727Fax: 632728 gortparish@eircom.net

Parish office is open 10a.m.-1p.m. Monday -Friday 


WEEKEND MASSES.             

GORT:  7.30pm Vigil,  9am, 11am & 12.15pm.  


TIERNEEVIN: 6.30pm Vigil,  Saturday 27th February..



Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 9am & 7.30pm.

Tuesday & Thursday:  9am.

Saturday: 10am & 7.30pm.


Mass in Tierneevin Church

every Saturday eve. for now.







Todos os Sabados as 20.30horas. Grupos de Oracao todas as Quartafeiras as 20.00hs na Salinha. Ensaio de Canticos - Aos Sabados as 18.30horas


uma hora antes das Missa. 



No Terceira Domingo do Mes as 14.00horas (combinar com o Padre ).

Mass Intentions Saturday 27th. February.to Friday 5th March.

Tierneevin:           6.30pm   Morgan Malone, Kildimo. Limerick. (Recently Deceased).

Gort:                      7.30pm   Pake & Winnie Hansberry. Sragh.  (Anniversary).

Sunday  :               9am             Deceased Members of the Kelly Family.

Shanaglish:          10am      Miko Staunton, Lough Cutra. Sheila Fahey, Fiddane. (A).

Gort:               11am.     Jack Williams & Deceased Family Members, Bridge St.

                       12.15pm  Bertie Rodgers, Tubber Rd.  & John Mulholland. (Anv.).

Monday:                9am.       Special Intention.

                         7.30pm.  Ann Gode. (nee McCotter).  (Anniversary).

Tuesday:        9am        Nancy & David Byrne.  (Anniversary).

Wednesday:         9am.       All Parishioners.

                        7.30pm.  Margaret & John Harrington.  (Anniversary).

Thursday:             9am.       

Friday:            9am.        Thomas & Paddy Curley, Ballyaneen. (Anniversary).

                        7.30pm   Annie McMahon, Crowe St. Mai & Francis Donnelly. (A).


Gort:              10a.m.      John & Delia Coughlan.  (Anniversary).

                       4.30pm.    Gretta Roche.  Church St. (Months Mind).

Tierneevin:    6.30pm.    Martin Crehan & Deceased Family Members.

Gort:               7.30pm     Jane Loughrey. Mary Kate & Decd Mems of Quinn Fly.

Sunday:          9am                     Barbara Scully.  (Anniversary).

Shanaglish:  10am                   Mary Keating. Michael Shaughnessy. James OBrien.

                                        James & Ann Moylan. Deely Family, Ashfield.

Gort:             11am                 Decd Mems of the Gillane Family. & Paul Crehan. (Anv.).

                      12.15pm.  J.J. Noone, Georges St.  Pat Keane. (Anniversary).

May they rest in peace.








Please pray for the repose of the soul of 


Frank Cosgrove, Canada, brother of Maureen Spelman, Galway Rd,

Breda Moran, sister of Martin Cooley, Tierneevin

& John Greaney, father of Mary Ryan, Ballinamanton, brother of Bridie Nolan ,

Corker & Martin Greaney, Crannagh.

May they rest in peace.




Weekly Mass in Tierneevin Church.

Mass will be celebrated in Tierneevin Church every Saturday evening at 6.30pm until Kiltartan Church is operational again.


CONFESSIONS/RECONCILIATION: Sat. morn. after 10am Mass: Before 7.30 Mass on Sat. evening.


HSE SWINE FLU RECOMMENTATIONS discourage receiving Holy Communion on the tongue or sharing the Chalice: to stay away from Mass if experiencing flu symptoms.



Galway Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes.

The Pilgrimage will be led by Bishop Martin Drennan from the 1st-6th July. Full Fare 725. Special arrangements and accommodation will be provided for those with special needs near the Grotto at a special rate of585. For more information about this facility contact Fr. Martin Moran @ 550106. For bookings and enquiries to the Pilgrimage Travel Agent, Fahy Travel @ 594744.

Accord Galway: Providing pre-marriage courses & counselling for couples.

Are you interested in helping couples preparing for marriage? We are looking for volunteers who will help us present pre-marriage courses and/or be         involved in counselling. If you would like to know more contact Accord @ 562331. Information evening on Wednesday the 14th April @ 8pm in the

Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Newtownsmith, Galway.


Gort St. Patricks Day Parade, Wednesday 17th March at 12.45pm.

Registration forms are available at the Family Resource Centre, local shops The Community Centre, on line @ www.gortchamber.com. Return by 15th Mar.

Dates For Your Diary 2010 for Confirmation & Holy Communion.

Confirmation:  Gort Church:  Tuesday 13th April @ 11am.

First Holy Communion:  Gort Church: Saturday 15th May  @ 10.30am.

Tierneevin Church:   Sunday 16th May @ 11am.

Kiltartan Church:      Sunday 23rd May @ 11am.

Shanaglish Church:  Sunday 30th May @ 10am.


Gort Active Retirement Association News.

Next meeting at the new time first Wednesday of the month, 3rd March at 8pm.

Do This In Memory Mass.

Sunday next 7th march at 11am.


Beagh 10K Run/Walk in aid of Beagh Community Centre..

Sunday 7th March at 2pm at Beagh Community Centre. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd male and female. For entry see www.runireland.com ot text 0879917961.


Gort Fairtrade Fortnight 22nd February-8th March.

The fairtrade  committee invite you to the big swap. Instead of the usual   products that you buy swap them for fairtrade products.


Coole Music Junior Orchestra Festival. Tkts via www.coole-music.com.

Sunday 7th March at 3pm in The Lady Gregory Hotel. All welcome.


I.C.A. Coffee Morning.

Sunday 28th February in the I.C.A. hall, Bolands Lane 9.30am-2pm


Kiltartan School Enrolment Day.

Enrolment day for new entrants Friday 5th March at 2.10pm. Enquiries 631187.

Lurga N.S. Enrolment forms available. Contact 633118 for more details.


Busy Body Local Fitness.

Spring Classes starting in Peterswell Community Hall, Tuesday 2nd March 6.30pm-7.30pm and Friday 5th March 7.30pm-8.30pm. More info @ 0872576602


Taiz next Thursday 4th March 8-9pm.