Moycarkey / Littleton / Two-Mile-Borris Newsletter

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God                         1st January 2023

Fr Tom Fogarty … 44317 or 086-2425425 email: Fr George Bourke.44227 or 087-4182900

Parish Office: Secretary: Kay Doherty: Phone: 60018: email:


Parish Mass Times:

Moycarkey:  Sat at 6.30pm; Sun at 9.00am; Radio Link – tune into 105.1.

Littleton: Mon; Tues; Wed & Fri at 9.00am ; Sat at 7.30pm & Sun at 12.00.

Two-Mile-Borris: Sunday at 10.30am.

Masses live streamed from Littleton:


Feast of the Epiphany of the Lord – Thursday, 6th January

Masses for the Feast:


Moycarkey: Thursday at 6.30pm; Friday at 10.00am.

Littleton: Thursday at 7.30pm; Friday @ 9.00am.

Two-Mile-Borris: Friday at 10.30am.



Sacrament of Baptism: The next information session will be held in the Parish Office on Monday January 6th from 7.30-8.15pm. Please contact the Parish Office in advance to confirm your place on the course. Parish Office (0504 – 60018).


A Holy Hour of Eucharistic Adoration: Will be held in Our Lady & St. Kevin’s Church, Littleton every Tuesday from 7–8pm. Prayers to include Holy Rosary, Divine Mercy and devotion to the Holy Face of Jesus. Every  Thursday from 9.30-11.00am – Eucharistic Adoration; 11am-1pm – Praying for our Priests and Vocations.


Parish Lottery: Congratulations to Kathleen Brown winner of last week’s Parish Lotto and Winnie Whelan winner of this week’s Parish Lotto. The Jackpot now stands at €2,900.





Thank You:

Our thanks to all who helped with the Christmas celebrations in the parish. Your work and involvement are much appreciated. We thank all parishioners as we acknowledge your goodwill and co-operation throughout the year.  Míle buíochas. May God bless you always.


Recent Death:

Eoghan Nagle, Knochroe, Thurles – Reposing in Hugh Ryan’s Funeral Home, Slievenamon Road, Thurles on Monday, 2nd January, from 4pm to 6pm. Arriving at St. Peter’s Church, Moycarkey on Tuesday, 3rd Jan, at 11am for Requiem Mass at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in St Peter’s Cemetery, Moycarkey


Months Mind Mass:

Michael McCormack, Curraheen, Horse and Jockey – next Saturday 7th January in Moycarkey Church at 6.30pm.


Anniversary Masses:



This Saturday 31st December at 6.30pm: Jim Sheppard, Aughnagomaun.

This Sunday 1st January at 9.00am: Danny Byrne, Liskeveen;  Pat and Una O’Meara, Killough; Paddy & Tess Dee, their Sons David & John & daughter Geraldine.

Next Saturday 7th January at 6.30pm: Sadie Kinane, Kevinsfort, Littleton.


This Saturday 31st December at 7.30pm: Michael Treacy, Ballybeg & remember his brother in Law Michael Lee, Beakstown; Johnny Ryan, Ballybeg & Paddy Ryan, Ballydavid; Deceased members of the Moycarkey G.A.A. Club.

This Sunday 1st January at 12.00: Mick Minchin, Drumgower, (2nd Anniversary).

Next Saturday 7th January at 7.30pm: Jimmy Bracken (Junior).

Next Sunday 8th January at 12.00: Richard Wright, 14 Church View, Littleton.


This Sunday 1st January at 10.30am: Tony Kirby, Two-Mile-Borris (1st Anniversary).

Next Sunday 8th January at 10.30am: Anna Kelly, Ballyerk, Two-Mile-Borris.