Parish Newsletter 18th April 2010

Third Sunday of Easter, 18th APRIL, 2010

Fr. Declan O’Connor P.P. Fr. David Gunn C.C. & Fr. Micheál Manning A.P.

Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043 / Cullen 029-79028 / Mobile 087-7752948

Email: <email>



10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

Mass Intentions this Week-end:

Saturday 17th April:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Patrick Murphy, Cloughoulabeg

Cullen Vigil 8.00 p.m. Peg Forde, Mologhroe

Sunday 18th April:

Millstreet 8.30 a.m. Patrick Mullane, Dromnahilla

Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Jerome & Peggy O’Sullivan, Rathdaune

Cullen 10.30 a.m.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Ellen O’Connor, Coolikerane

Anniversaries: Michael & Frank O’Riordan, Knocknagree;Victor O’Hare, Cloughoulamore; Bridget Murphy, Claramore; Patrick O’Donoghue, Aubane; Eddie Hickey, Dooneen; Noel & Bart Keating; Murphy’s Terrace; Sidney & Alice Fraser, Midelton; Kathleen Dennehy, Two Gneeves.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 24th April:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Jackie Forde, Murphy’s Terrace

Cullen 8.00 p.m. Batty, Cissie, Julian & Jeremiah O’Keeffe


Sunday 25th April:

Millstreet 8.30 a.m. Joan Cronin-Connelly, Coolinarne

Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Denis Cronin, Coolinarne

Cullen 10.30 am.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Cait Cronin, Kilmeedy (Month’s Mind)

Parish Capital Collection last weekend: €7,237.57 Thanks.


Usual Mass at 10.00 each morning, unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Friday (23rd) for Denis & Abina Lehane, Gneeves at 7.30p.m.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 8.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet. Feel free to drop in and pray in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament at any time that suits you.

CULLEN CHURCH: Masses during the coming week:

Monday (19th): Mass at 7.30p.m. for Julia Cronin, Toureencahill

Tuesday (20th): Mass at 7.30p.m. for Private intention

Wednesday (21st) Mass at 10.00a.m. & Friday (23rd) Mass at 7.30p.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 24th/25th April





6.30 p.m. Tim Linehan Team E

8.30 a.m. Eileen O’Sullivan
11.30 a.m. Pat Breen


9.30 a.m. Dan O’Riordan Team E


8.00 p.m. Margaret Cooper Group C
10.30 a.m. Ann Murphy

STATION MASS THIS WEEK: Adrivale, Gneeves and Curracahill in the home of Neil & Sheila Corkery on Saturday (24th) at 11.00a.m. If would like to have a station in your home please contact the Parish Office.

MILLSTREET CHURCH ALTAR SOCIETY for April 25th & May 2nd Group C.

TROCAIRE OFFERINGS: Please note this is the final week for any outstanding Trocaire Contributions to be returned. Please drop them in to the Parish Office during the coming week. Thank you for your generosity.

“DO YOU LOVE ME? FEED MY SHEEP” Are you called to feed God’s people through preaching and the Eucharist. If you are thinking of the Priesthood come to the Diocesan information evening on Wednesday 12th May @ 7.00p.m. Contact Fr. Liam (066) 7133169 or Fr. Michael (087) 6551902.

PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL: Meeting on this Monday (19th) at 8.30p.m. in The Presbytery.

Community Notices

v PRESENTATION N.S: Enrolment forms for pupils starting school in September 2010 available in the school office from Monday (19th) – Thursday (22nd) from 10.00 – 3.00p.m.

v MILLSTREET COMMUNITY SCHOOL: The Transition Year students would like to thank everyone who supported their fundraising for Trocaire. The total raised €3,000

v CULLEN N.S: Enrolment forms can be collected from the School Office and must be returned no later than April 30th.

v MILLSTREET I.C.A: “An Evening of Crafts” Tuesday (20th) at 8.00p.m. in GAA Hall.

v THANK YOU: Mary Fitzgerald would like to thank you for your generous support of her recent coffee morning for Daffodil Day. Total raised €1,055.00.

v The Burke Family wish to thank everyone who contributed so generously to the collection for Courtmacsherry Lifeboat and also to those who helped on the day. Total collected: €2,573.94

v TABLE QUIZ in aid of Cullen & District Special Needs Association on Friday (23rd) at 9.30p.m in The Fairfield Tavern, Knocknagree. €40 per team of 4.

v TEEN SPIRIT II: A celebration of teenage talent & Christian Faith in INEC on Wednesday (28th) & Thursday (29th) April at 8.00p.m. Further details contact (087) 6961851 or

v MASS FOR HEALING with Fr. Thady Doyle Tuesday (27th) April in Sacred Heart Church, Kiskeam. Adoration of Holy Eucharist & Confessions at 7.30p.m.

v PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE: June 26th ex Cork for 7 days. Cost €599 (including full board). Accompanied by Fr. Sean Tucker and Fr. Danny Broderick. Contact Tom Dennehy (087) 6468658 or (029) 76159.

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