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Fr. Frank McManus P.P.  Tel: 028 686 31315


Parish Office Opening Hours: Wednesday & Friday 10.30am to 1pm.

Tel: 028 686 29062    





Masses will be offered in St Joseph’s behind closed doors as follows.

(Again, we ask that people join us by Livestream or Parish Radio only.)  


People can join via


 Or on CB Radio FM Channel 37


 Fifth Sunday of Lent.

Sunday 29th March 2020




Sunday 29th


Rita & Joseph Snow

Monday 30th




Tuesday 31st




Wednesday 1st  




Thursday 2nd





Hour of Adoration online

Friday 3rd



Maggie Cassidy, Ardvarney

Saturday 4th



Michael & Marie McVeigh

Sunday 5th  





Hour of Exposition and Adoration: As Exposition in its normal form on Thursdays has been suspended there will be a Special Hour of Exposition

and Adoration online from St Joseph’s from 7pm – 8pm on Thursday evening. People can join in on Live -Stream and pray and meditate as they normally do whenever they spend an hour before the Blessed Sacrament.


All anniversaries will be honoured, and families can join us via Livestream or Parish Radio. Anniversaries can be cancelled or rearranged by contacting Fr McManus. We apologise the problems some people have had in accessing Livestream. We have been in touch with Camsecure, our Livestream provider and hope to have this rectified in the near future.


Visitation to the sick by Fr McManus and Eucharistic Ministers is suspended with immediate effect.




Fr McManus will cover any emergencies.



Burials will go ahead as normal. Funeral Masses will take place by arrangement with the bereaved families, observing all the necessary precautions in the light of the Corona Virus pandemic.



Baptisms will not take place in April owing to the Corona Virus pandemic. We may be able to continue in May with the next scheduled date being 24th May. After that we hopefully will resume having baptisms on the 4th Sunday of each month at 12noon.



Weddings: There are none scheduled in the coming weeks.


Both Churches will remain open for the time being for personal visits and prayer from 11.00am until 6.00pm. People should come wearing gloves, not to use the holy water fonts when they enter and leave and are urged to avoid areas of the church where people normally go to pray, such as near where the shrines and candles are. People using the Church must wash their hands as instructed by Health Authorities before they leave their homes, also when they return home.




All Parish meetings are cancelled until further notice.


Message from Fr McManus re Parish Envelopes: The Parish acknowledges that is a difficult time for many of our people in many ways. It is for quite a few people financially difficult. Because of this in the short term the parish will not be making financial demands of parishioners. We have enough money to cover essentials for the time being. Should the occasion arise that we need money we will look at ways in that those who can, can make contributions.

The new Envelopes for Year for 2020/21 will not be distributed until a later date.


St Joseph’s School: will only be open to children of parents who are providing essential services. We remember all in our school community at what is a very trying time for all involved in education.


Ederney Community Support Initiative re Corona Virus Emergency: For anyone self- isolating or needing deliveries one point of contact number has been set up - 07515561981 - with a Rota operating. Please note deliveries will be made after 4pm each day. In the event that the number is not answered, or no one gets back to you please contact the following numbers: St Vincent de Paul local emergency number – 07864726536 or Fr McManus (028)6863131





             Prayer during this Time of Crisis

During this time of crisis when it is not possible to physically receive Holy Communion the Church has the practise of spiritual communion. This is possible by participating in Mass via the various outlets available to us- Parish Livestream, Parish Radio link, Television and Radio Channels- This prayer is main available to help you take part in ‘Spiritual Communion’.


                         An Act of Spiritual Communion

My Jesus, I believe that you are present in the most Blessed Sacrament. I love You above all things and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot now receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace You as if You were already there and unite myself wholly to You. Never permit me to be separated from You. Amen.








Church Leaders encourage the community and call Ireland to pray: The leaders of the Church of Ireland, Methodist Church in Ireland, Roman Catholic Church, Presbyterian Church in Ireland and the Irish Council of Churches, have paid tribute to everyone in the health and social care services and those in the frontline, for their courage in the battle against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.


The leaders of Ireland’s main Churches, together with other denominations and Christian organisations, also issued a call to pray, which will take place on Palm Sunday, 5 April from 3pm-4pm.



HOLY Week Ceremonies in Culmaine and Pettigo:

Fr McManus & Monsignor Flynn will jointly lead the Holy Week and Easter Ceremonies on Livestream from St Joseph's, Ederney for both Culmaine and Pettigo Parishes.

They are as follows

Palm Sunday 5th April- Mass at 11.00am

Monday 6th April- Service of Reconciliation and Penance at 7.30pm

Holy Thursday 9th April: Mass of the Lord's Supper at 7.30pm

Good Friday: 10th April: Solemn Commemoration of the Lord's Passion at 3.00pm

                              Stations of the Cross & Prayer around the Cross at 7.30pm

Holy Saturday 11th April: Easter Vigil: at 9.00pm

Easter Sunday 12th April: Mass of the Lord's Resurrection at 11.00am


Please note that because of the Corona Virus precautions the ceremonies will be conducted in the Church behind closed doors with only Fr McManus and Monsignor Flynn physically present.

We look forward to as many as you as possible joining us via Livestream or on Parish Radio.




RTÉ broadcasting output of liturgies during Holy Week 2020

Palm Sunday 5 April @ 11.00am-11.50am: Mass on Palm Sunday.


Holy Thursday 9 April @ 16.40pm -17.35pm: Mass of the Lord’s Supper.  


Good Friday 10 April @ 15.00pm-16.00pm: Solemn Liturgy

22.00pm-22.30pm: The Leap of Faith.


Holy Saturday 11 April @ 2200-2300 :  Easter Vigil


Easter Sunday 12 April @ 10.00am-11.00am:  Easter Sunday Mass.

11.00am-11.20am: Urbi et Orbi: Pope Francis’ Easter Message. 





St Vincent de Paul Helpline number is 07864726536. All requests for assistance should be made to this number.




Irish Catholic newspaper: People can collect their copy of the Irish Catholic in the front porch of the Church.




Open Door: Unfortunately, in the current climate, it is not possible to operate. We will resume as soon as soon as possible.



Baby Monitors Wanted: A message from one of our dedicated NHS staff in the midst of COVID-19 Crisis.
I’m appealing for any unwanted baby monitors we could use in our hospitals.
We aim to use these for the covid patients in isolation this is so we can communicate with them from outside the rooms.  

You can drop off baby monitors in Monaghan’s Mace Ederney or leave them in a box inside the porch at St Joseph’s Church or in the box in the porch at Breegeen Mc Kervey’s home in Ederney or with Eileen Henry in Irvinestown. Thank you.



COVID-19 Support Line for Older People

ALONE has launched a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance where necessary. The support line is open seven days a week, 8am - 8pm, by calling 0818 222 024.



St Joseph’s P.S. PTA Ederney have postponed the Fashion Show.




The Annual Sr Muriel 5Km Sponsored Walk in Ederney has been postponed until a later date.



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Review of Safeguarding Practice in Clogher Diocese



Photography by Gerry Gallagher

Culmaine Parish Committee 2020