Moycarkey / Littleton / Two-Mile-Borris Newsletter

Fourth Sunday of Advent:                                      20th December 2020

Fr Tom Fogarty … 44317 or 086-2425425 email:

Fr George Bourke.44227 or 087-4182900

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


Weekday Masses:

Moycarkey: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday at 10.00am.

Moycarkey Masses: are now available on radio Link. Tune into 105.1

Littleton: Monday to Wednesday at 9.00am.

Two-Mile-Borris: Monday at 10.00am.

Masses will continue to be streamed live from Littleton Church.

The link is:


Christmas Masses:

Moycarkey: Christmas Eve: 4.00pm & 6.30pm: Christmas Day:  11.00am.


Littleton: Christmas Eve: 7.00pm. (Due to the fact that only 50 people are permitted in the Church a large screen will be erected in Littleton Church grounds for the Christmas Eve Mass to facilitate others who would like to attend).

Christmas Day: 9am and 12 Noon.


Two-Mile-Borris: Christmas Eve: 4.30pm & 8.30pm: Christmas Day: 10.30am.


Due to COVID 19 two extra Masses will be celebrated this Christmas. A maximum of 50 people are allowed in the Church for Mass. Only 10 people are allowed to attend a Baptismal Ceremony & 25 for Weddings and Funeral Masses.


Christmas Cards: Beautifully designed Christmas Cards featuring the names of our three villages in the parish are now been sold in the Parish Office, price –  €1 per card/pack of 12 cards €10.



Happy Christmas To Everyone:

We wish you and your family every happiness and blessing.

Beannachtaí Na Nollag agus Síocháin san Ath-Bhliain.

At Christmas we remember loved ones who have died, and family members who are away from home. They have a special place in our hearts at this time.


The Local St. Vincent de Paul: Is holding its annual collection this month.  Envelopes have been distributed and can be left in to the Parish Office, at Masses or to any member of the Vincent de Paul.


Recent Deaths:

Jack Doherty, Aughnagamaun, Horse & Jockey.

Corinne Carroll (née Castanier),Soyons, Clover Lane, Two Mile Borris.


Month’s Mind Mass:

Helen (Nell) Hayes (née Gooney), Aughnagamaun, Horse & Jockey on this Sunday, December 20th at 9.00am in Moycarkey Church.



Moycarkey: This Saturday at 6.30pm: Jimmy and Rena Stapleton, Horse and Jockey; Michael & Margaret (Peggy) Power, Galboola, Littleton; Deceased members of the Moycarkey Borris GAA Community; This Sunday at 9.00am: Pat and Una O’Meara, Killough; Next Saturday at 6.30pm: Ned, Alice & Jim O’Hea, Maxfort; Next Sunday at 9.00am: Danny Byrne, Liskeveen.


Littleton: This Saturday at 7.30pm: Peggy Fox, Derryhogan, Littleton; This Sunday at 12.00: Linda Bannon, 17 Church View, Littleton; Mary Carroll, New Street, Littleton; Next Saturday at 7.30pm: Phil, Bridie, Larry, Eamon & Ann Ryan, New Street, Littleton; John & Tommy Kelly, St. Bridget’s Tce., Littleton.


Two-Mile-Borris: This Sunday at 10.30am: Gus Ryan, Grawn & his parents Richard & Mary.