Moycarkey / Littleton / Two-Mile-Borris Newsletter

Feast of Corpus Christi                              14th June 2020


Masses streamed during Covid 19

The following Masses will be streamed live from Littleton Church:

Monday – Friday @ 9am; Saturday @ 7.30pm & Sunday @ 12 noon.

The link is:



Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

Unfortunately this year’s pilgrimage had to be cancelled due to COVID 19.  Please pray for all those who are sick and housebound at this time.



The above will be streamed live this week on Thursday at 7pm. The speaker is Fr. Chris O’Donnell, Diocese of Limerick.

Funerals and Religious Services:

The limit on 10 people attending funerals has been raised to 25. Religious Services are expected to resume on June 29th, subject to safety restrictions. Further details next week.

Parish Churches:

The three churches in the parish are now open daily from 10am – 6pm.  Please use the hand sanitisers on entering and leaving the church and maintain social distance.


Parish Office:

The Parish Office will reopen on Monday, June 22ndThe opening hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9.45am to 1.30pm. The Parish Secretary can be contacted at


Are you interested in learning about Grief and Loss and how to Support the Bereaved?


Milford Care Centre is offering an online Bereavement Support Education Programme, commencing on Wednesday 16th September 2020 and running over 12 consecutive Wednesdays, with a personal development weekend on 3rd & 4th October 2020. Fees apply and some bursaries are available.


This programme is aimed at anyone who is interested in learning more about the grief experience.


This will be a weekly online webinar course with the personal development weekend being delivered in person, subject to Public Health guidelines.


An online live webinar Information Evening for the programme is taking place on Wednesday 17th June 2020 from 6pm – 7pm and anyone interested should participate to see if the programme will meet their needs.


If you would like to participate in this information evening, please register with Geraldine Aherne, Education Department, at or 061 485841 by 15th June 2020 and an invite with online access instructions will be sent to you.


Recent Deaths:

Josie Allen (née Loughnane), Thurles Road, Littleton, Thurles (sister of Eileen Britton, Cloncleigh, Two-Mile-Borris).

Sr. Annunciata Hayes, Presentation Convent, Parnell Street, Kilkenny City, Co. Kilkenny and late of Leigh, Two-Mile-Borris, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Mr Francis (Frankie) Medley, No.21 Sarsfield Street and Monakeeba, Thurles, Co. Tipperary (brother of Helen McCormack, Kylenoe, Horse & Jockey).


This Sunday at 12.00: Mary & Bridget Morris & Joseph Molloy, Liskeveen; Mattie & Eileen Ryan, Thurles Road, Littleton; Peter Kinane, Kevinsfort, Littleton; Thomas & Johnny Moloughney, Coldfields & deceased members of the Moloughney & Molumby families.

Next Sunday at 12.00: Jerry Darmody (1st Anniversary) & Hannah Darmody, Newhill; T.K., Kitty & Eamon Dwyer; John Shanahan, Chicago; Benny Quinn, Littleton.


All anniversaries will be remembered in the Masses streamed live from St. Kevin’s Church, Littleton.