Parish Newsletter – May 2nd 2010

Fifth Sunday of Easter – 2nd May, 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 1st May:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m.   Dan & Mary Breen, Killarney Road 

Cullen Vigil      8.00 p.m. Denis T. Murphy, Lisnaboy

Sunday 2nd May:

Millstreet   8.30 a.m.                         

Ballydaly   9.30 a.m. Florrie O’Donoghue, Lackabawn

Cullen      10.30 a.m. Matthew Bradley, Knocknagurrane

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Timothy Kelleher, Lislehane

Anniversaries:                             Julia O’Sullivan, Gortavehy; Hannah, Denis & Dan McSweeney, Knocknagaoithe; Denis Hickey, Mill Lane; Kitty Keating, Boherbue; John & Jenny Collins, Dunmanway; Patrick O’Callaghan, Bengour East; Frank O’Riordan, Dromsicane; Daniel & Clement Kelleher, Rathcoole; Margaret & John McCarthy, Lackabawn; Nora Mary & John Joe O’Mahony, Cockhill.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 8th May:

Millstreet   6.30 p.m. Bridget & Patrick O’Sullivan, Dooneen

Cullen         8.00 p.m.

Sunday 9th May:

Millstreet    8.30 a.m. Hannah Lane, Aubane

Ballydaly    9.30 a.m. Kathleen Guerin, Ballydaly

Cullen       10.30 am. Mass for all those doing Exams

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Michael Dennehy, Coomlogane

Parish Capital Collection last weekend: €3,919.00 Thanks.

Millstreet Church: Usual Mass at 10.00 each morning.

Mass on Friday (7th) for Peter Dudzik, Poland.

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 (3rd) & Tuesday (4th) at 7.30p.m.

Wednesday (5th) at 10.00a.m.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament on Friday (7th) at 7.00p.m. followed by Mass at 7.30p.m. for Battie, Cissie, Julian & Jeremiah O’Keeffe, Lyreaoune.

Rotas for Next Weekend 8th/9th May





6.30 p.m. Gerald Linehan Team B

8.30  a.m. Sharon Lane
11.30  a.m. Veronica Lyons


9.30 a.m. Eileen Guerin Team A


8.00 p.m. Patricia Murphy Group E
10.30 a.m. Marie Walsh


MILLSTREET:  Both Scoil Mhuire Boys National School and the Presentation National School children will receive their First Holy Communion in Millstreet church on Saturday next (8th) at 11.00a.m.  Please note there will be no mass at 10.00

BALLYDALY:  The pupils of Ballydaly National School will receive their First Holy communion in Ballydaly church on Saturday next (8th) at 10.30a.m.

STATION MASS THIS WEEK: Coalpits, Churchill, Lislehane & Lissaniska in the home of Phil & Kate Mary Cremin on Friday (7th) at 8.30p.m.

MILLSTREET COLLECTORS for month of May: Group 4


CULLEN: Fr. David will make his usual calls to the Sick & Housebound on Tuesday May 4th.

MILLSTREET: Fr. Declan will make his usual calls in his area on Thursday afternoon next May 6th.

PRIESTHOOD; is it your call? Information evening on Priesthood in the Kerry Diocese on Wednesday 12th May at 7.00p.m. To book contact Fr. Liam (066)7133169 or Fr. Michael (087) 6551902

Community Notices

v      CLOGHOULA PATTERN DAY:  MONDAY 3rd MAY: Commencing at 1.00p.m. Quiz at 1.30p.m. (sharp).  Races at 2.00p.m. Fun day for all the family

v      LE CHEILE MILLSTREET A.G.M: Wednesday 5th May at 7.30p.m. in the Canon O’Donovan Centre.  Kindly contact Mary McSweeney (087 7910116) MILLSTREET COUNTRY PARK: Lots of activities for everyone for the May Bank Holiday Weekend.  Visit: <email>/"><email>

v      CADBURY IRELAND 45 CARD DRIVE: in aid of Cullen & District Special Needs Association on Monday (3rd May) in Cullen Community Centre at 9.00p.m.

v      IRD DUHALLOW: Information evening on “Pensions & Social Welfare Entitlements for Women” in the James O’Keeffe Institute on Tuesday (4th) May at 8.00p.m.

v      CONGRATULATIONS to Brother Vincent Corkery (Jerry Corkery) formerly of Liscahane who has been on the Missions with the La Salle Brothers at St. Michael’s Institution in Ipoh (Malaysia) was recently conferred a Datukship by the Sultan of Perak in recognition of this contributions in the education sector in Ipoh..

v      GOLDEN JUBILEE OF MONS. MANNING:  FRIDAY 28th MAY. Concelebrated Mass will take place in Millstreet Church at 8.00p.m.  The Parish Pastoral Council are organising a presentation to him in appreciation of his service to the Parish. If you would like to be associated with the presentation to him there are envelopes at the back of each of the Churches this weekend.  Please take one and return in the Offertory Plate or the Parish Office by Monday 17th May.

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