Parish Newsletter – 21st August, 2016

Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time – 21st August, 2016
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.  Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/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 20th August:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m.                  Eimear O’Mahony, Inchileagh
Sunday 21st August:
Ballydaly   9.00 a.m.                           
Eugene & Margaret McCarthy, Coolinarne & Denis & Margaret McCarthy, Boherbue
Cullen      10.15 a.m.                           Connie Kelly Snr & his son Connie Kelly, Ploverfield
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                          Danny Lynch & the deceased members of The Lynch Family, Kippagh

Anniversaries: Han O’Keeffe, Mill View, Seamus O’Connor, Tullig, Paddy O’Shea, Coole Denis O’Shea, Killowen, Seamus O’Driscoll, West End & Banteer, Batt & Julia Cronin, Lisnasheershane, Nora Kelleher, Lislehane, Joe Leader, Glenleigh, Breda Dennehy, Moll Carthy’s Bridge.

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 27th August:                             

Millstreet   6.30 p.m.                          Jeremiah (Darby) & Mary Kelleher, Minor Row

Sunday 28th August:           

Ballydaly    9.00 a.m.                            John, Bridget & Michael Horgan, Cahirbarnagh

Cullen       10.15a.m.                            Noel Duggan, Lisnaboy & his sister Elizabeth

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                          Joe O’Sullivan, Claraghatlea


Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday 7.30pm Connie Kelleher, Lackabawn

Mass on Tuesday 10.00 am

Mass on Wednesday at 10am. for  Bishop Diarmuid O’Suilleabhain & his parents Jeremiah & Catherine, Coole.

Mass on Thursday 10.00m, for Sr. Colmcille, Tralee

Mass on Friday 7.30pm for Connie & Catherine Kelleher, Clondrohid

CONFESSIONS:  Every Saturday in Millstreet Church 12.30p.m.-1.00p.m.


Rotas for Next Weekend 27th/28th August





  6.30 p.m. Deirdre Meade Group C
  11.30  a.m.  Liam Burke  


  9.00 a.m.  Ann Marie Murphy  Group B


10.15 a.m.  Dominic Cronin  Group E


Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday & Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet. Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions – A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church.  Each Tuesday & Wednesday the box will be placed on the altar for Mass and then placed in the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them


CULLEN CHURCH:  Collector for next weekend: Dan O’Sullivan   

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for  Jack & Mary O’Brien, Carrigaline


EUCHARISTIC ADORATION every Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00a.m. to 7.00p.m.  All are welcome.  Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions – A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church. The box will be then placed on the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them.


LEGION OF MARY: Meeting on Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 8.00p.m.

Community Notices


  • SUM OF MONEY FOUND in Church Porch last weekend. Contact the Parish Office.
  • PILGRIMAGE TO OUR LADY’S ISLAND, WEXFORD on Sunday August 28th. Details from Fr. Michael Campbell, Kilbrin Telephone 022-48169, Mobile 086-1066998.
  • TRALEE DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP will hold a Meeting on Thursday August 25th in the Rose Hotel (Fels Point) at 7.30pm
  • LITTLE TREASURES re-opens on August 31st. Morning Class – 9-12noon, Evening Class 12.30-3.30pm.
  • NATIONAL GRANDPARENTS PILGRIMAGE to Knock on Sunday September 11th.from: <email>
  • MILLSTREET COMMUNITY TEXT ALERT SYSTEM is now in operation in the area. Any suspicious sightings of persons/vehicles are to Macroom Gardai 026-20590 (24hr) Everyone is requested to store this number in their personal mobile phone.  If you wish to join this system please contact Pat 087 2435855, Marie 0872802529 or Joseph 0872823646
  • KERRY SAMARITANS The Samaritans are always contactable day and night via free call number 116 123
  • Thought for the week: Don’t worry about failure, worry about the chances you missed when you don’t even try.

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