Special Mass: Holy Thursday Mass of Chrism in Cathedral, Thurles at 10.30.am All are invited to this special annual Mass for the archdiocese. Mass of the Lords Supper in both churches at 8.p.m. Please bring Trocaire contributions. Procession to the altar of repose at the end of Mass. Confessions after Mass. Holy Hour in Glengoole Church from 11.00 to Midnight.
Good Friday: Day of fast and abstinence, ceremonies in both churches at 3.p.m. including The Passion, Adoration of the Cross and Holy Communion. Stations of the Cross in Gortnahoe Church at 7.30. A collection for the upkeep of The Holy Places will be taken up at each ceremony. Confessions at the end.
Good Friday Prayer around the Cross: This beautifully moving ceremony and period of prayer performed by young people from the parish together with the Gortnahoe Childrens Choir will take place by candle light in Gortnahoe Church on Good Friday night at 9.p.m.
Holy Saturday: Confessions in Glengoole at 12.00 and in Gortnahoe at 12.30.
Cermonies and Easter Mass at 9.p.m. in both churches. No Mass at 6.30. or 7.45.
Easter Sunday: Easter Masses in Glengoole at 10.00 and Gortnahoe at 11.15.
Priests Collection: The Easter collection for the Archbishop and the priests of the archdiocese will be taken up on this week-end. The usual collectors are requested to attend.
Gortnahoe Community Centre: There will be a special bingo on Good Friday at 8.30. 2,500 Euro in prizes plus Bonus and Easter Eggs.
Gortnahoe Senior Citizens: Afternoon Outing to Dove Hill (Tipperary Crystal), Carrick-on-Suir and Glenconnor Garden Centre, Clonmel on Tuesday April 26th, leaving Gortnahoe Community Centre at 1.30.p.m. Refreshments in Slievenamon Golf course on the way home. Charge 10 Euro Names to Gortnahoe Post Office as soon as possible.