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Mass Intentions

Sun. 24th 10am Robert Large
Sat. 30th 7pm 1st Anniv. Celine Gallagher
Sun. 1st 10am Brendan McCanny & Pat & Lily O’Brien

Eucharistic Ministers September:


Bernie Irvine 
Patrick Kelly 
Liam McLaughlin 
Kate McBrearty 
Patricia McCaffrey 
Cormac McQuaid
Gabriel O’Donnell
Ruairi Teague
Michelle Hunter
Mark McKenna


Readers September:

Colette McMahon
Damien Hunter


Important Notice:

From 1st May 2023 Masses in Dromore will be as follows:
Mon. 10am: Wed. 10am: Fri. 7.30pm: Sat. 7pm: Sun. 10am

The Friday 7.30pm Mass and the Sunday 10am Mass will be Multiple Intention Masses
Saturday 7pm Mass is for Months Mind and 1st Anniversary

For the time being Parishioners are asked to observe the following:

  • for booking Masses please go to the Sacristy after any Mass.
    (those living outside the Parish please get friends to do this for
  • those booking Baptisms / Weddings please ring 07882 663205
    On Tuesday 11am – 1pm
    Or Friday 11am – 1pm
  • Emergency sick calls to Fr. Dolan 028 8289 8641/07789796862

St Dympna’s P.S. Dromore

This week sees the retirement of Mr. Dessie McCusker (Caretaker) and Mrs. Vera McMackin (Dinner Supervisor). Dessie and Vera between them have worked in St. Dympna’s over five decades. We would like to thank them for their dedicated service to the school and wish them every best wish in their retirement.
Building Supervisor (St. Dympna’s) If you know anyone who would be interested in taking up this position on a temporary basis, please leave contact details in the school office. The permanent position of Building Supervisor can be applied for via the EA website on the link

Cleaning of the Chapel on Wednesday 27th at 7pm.
Please come along and help clean your Chapel.

Irish Language Classes

in St. John’s School starting on Mon 11th Sept at 7pm. Classes available to suit different levels. Bígí linn.

Dancing Classes

resuming in The Sports Hall on Tues 19th Sept. 8:15pm – 9:45pm. Céilí and Two Hand Dances. Come along for some exercise, chat, and a cup of tea.


Harmonise are hosting their Songs by the Strule show on Friday 29th September at 7.30 in the Strule Arts Centre, Omagh. It promises to be a great night of music, song and dance provided by local performers. Tickets are available on the Strule Arts Centre website and from any member of Harmonise. Come along and bring a friend!

Tuesday Club:-

organized by Dromore and Trillick surgery for anyone in either parish over 65. There is a change of venue from The Village Table to the Community room in The Sports Complex (due to an increase in numbers). This social drop-in group commences on Tuesday 26th September until 12th December from 10:30am to 1pm. The sessions will involve 30mins chair-based exercises (optional), activities, talks e.g. Prevention of falls, home safety, scams etc. Any Questions please contact Stephen or Martina 0n 02882 440 600.

Traditional Music / Singing Classes are back!

Monday 18th September 2023 St John’s Business and Enterprise College Dromore Lessons available in-Traditional Singing-Tin Whistle -Flute-Banjo-Fiddle-Accordion Beginners-6 30pm- 7 10pm Intermediate-7 10pm – 7 50pm Advanced-7 50pm – 8 30pm Adult Class-8pm – 9 pm. For more information please contact Hugh 07704777043 Monica07514100058

Irish Language Classes in St. John’s School starting on Mon 11th Sept at 7pm. Classes available to suit different levels. Bígí linn.
Dancing Classes resuming in The Sports Hall on Tues 19th Sept. 8:15pm – 9:45pm. Céilí and Two Hand Dances. Come along for some exercise, chat and a cup of tea.

Dromore Sports Complex- September Classes

Adult Classes
Monday- Yoga- Starting Monday 18th September- £32 for 4 Weeks- Suitable for all Wednesday- Staying Active Club- Starting Wednesday 13th September- 10am-11am-
£3.50 per session Pilates at 7pm £5 per session- All new faces welcome

Children’s Classes.
Monday- Gymnastics- Starting 18th September- 6 week block 4.15pm-5.15pm- P1- P3 (Max 14 per session) 5.15-6.15pm- P3+ (Max 14 per session)
Contact Complex for booking details.
Wednesday- Fundamentals – 6pm-6.45pm-£3.50 per session (Aged 3-5yrs) Great class for developing agility, balance and co-ordination skills.
Thursday- Mini Soccer- 5pm-6pm- 6-8yrs- £3.50 per session-
Tai Jitsu commencing Thursday 28th September, 7pm-8pm (6-12yrs)
£4 per Session (Max No. 10 per session)


continues to expand across the island of Ireland! We extend a warm invitation for you to join our team and participate in Radio Maria’s mission of bringing Christ into every home through Prayer, Catechesis, Music, and Formation. Please join us for the official launch of our Belfast studio on September 7th, coinciding with the Vigil of the Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary at St. Mary’s Church on Chapel Lane, BT1 1HH. The evening will commence with a parish rosary at 5:30 pm, followed by Holy Mass at 6:00 pm. After Mass, we will host a talk with refreshments. Radio Maria operates as a charitable organization and relies on volunteers to support the running of our studios. This launch and information evening offer an excellent opportunity to learn more about Radio Maria and how you can contribute as a volunteer. We hope to see you there. For further information, you can contact us at or call us at 00353 1 412 3456.

Synodal Pathway: 

The official working document for the forthcoming Synod of Bishops in Rome in October was launched on 20th June.  A large number of people from various parts of the world with different expertise prepared this important text which will animate all the work of the October assembly.  To read the document visit

Holy Land Christmas 2023

Ex Dublin, taking in Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Nazareth, Dead Sea, Sea of Galilee, Last Supper Room, Garden of Gethsemane, Mount of Olives with full day in Bethlehem on Christmas Day Payment can be made by instalments contact James Treacy 061921470

Lough Derg 2023 Pilgrimage Season / / 00353 7198 61518 Three Day Pilgrimages: 1st June until 15th August (last day to begin is 13th) Cost: €80. Booking Advised. One Day Retreat: Booking Advised. Admission: €45. Concessions available for groups. May: 1st, 7th, 9th / Aug: 19th, 22nd, 27th / September: 2nd, 6th, 9th, 12th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24thResidential Retreat (4 nights) : 11th-15th June & 6th-10th August. Cost €400 single room / €325 sharing. Full board from Sunday evening meal until lunch Thursday. To book email:

Be Alert

There continues to be fraudulent scams and alerts via telephone calls, emails, etc. Please continue to be aware and cautious of any unexpected activity or communication to you and to your vulnerable family members.


Please return Pyx for Holy Communion if not in use as we have none now left to give to people.