Mass of Thanks

Mass of Thanks

On Saturday, November 15th next St. Mary’s in Granard will welcome Bishop Francis Duffy for a Mass of Thanks giving for the consecrated life and to acknowledge the blessings our Sisters of Mercy share with the community in the parish of Granard. All are invited to refreshments in the community centre afterwards.


Congratulations to Liam Reilly, son of Sean and Bridgie Reilly, Gelsha and his bride Caroline Mee who were joined in holy marriage on Saturday October 25th last. We join with both families in wishing the happy couple a long and happy life together.

Public prayers

Public prayers for the faithful departed will be offered in Granardkille Cemetery on Sunday, November 16th at 12-30pm in the old cemetery and at 1-30pm in the new cemetery.


Sincere sympathy is extended to Michael Murray and family and to the extended Owens family, Granard on the untimely death of Catherine Murray which occurred at the weekend. May she rest in peace.

Golden wedding anniverary

We send sincere good wishes to Seamus and Bridie Cronogue who celebrated their Golden Jubilee with a special Mass in St. John Vianney’s on Friday, October 3rd last. Your many friends in Bunlahy and Granard wish you many more happy years together.


Tickets for the Ballymore draw are now on sale and your support will be greatly appreciated.

Birthday greetings

Congratulations to Martina Reilly, Abbylara who celebrated a very special birthday recently. We join with the Reilly and Fagan families in wishing you many more great celebrations Martina.