First Sunday of Advent
3rd December, 2017
CANON JOHN FITZGERALD P.P.
TEL NOS. MILLSTREET 029-70043/MOBILE 087-7752948
EMAIL: <email> DIOCESEOFKERRY.IE
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS:
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:
RECENT DEATHS: Denis O’Rahilly, Murphy’s Terrace
MASS INTENTIONS THIS WEEK-END:
Saturday 2nd December:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Joan & Jack Healy, Minor Row
Sunday 3rd December:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Kathleen Mulcahy, Aunagloor
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Eileen, Tony & Michael Moynihan, Coalpits
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Tade Corcoran, Coolikerane
ANNIVERSARIES: Denis & Catherine Kelleher, Killowen; Pat O’Connell, Tullig; Denis & Fr. Michael Cashman, Tullig; Margaret O’Regan, Main Street; Philip Cronin, Pound Hill; Margaret O’Byrne, West End; Mary Dennehy, Cloghoulamore; Denis Buckley, Mountleader; John C & Julia O’Leary, Adrivale; Jack Kelleher, Dromsicane; Mary O’Sullivan, Lisnaboy; Francie Herlihey, Glountane; Daniel & Julie Guerin, Ballydaly; Dominic Cronin, Knockduff; Margaret Cronin, Lisnaboy & Rathmore; Noreen O’Keeffe-Finn, Millstreet & Dromina; Sheila O’Callaghan, Charleville; Michael & Mary Kiely, Ballymacarberry.
Mass Intentions for FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION:
Thursday 7th December:
Millstreet 7.30 p.m. Eileen Heelan, Cullen
Friday 8th December:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Moya Murphy, Claramore
Cullen 10.15a.m. Michael & Margaret Murphy, Rathcoole Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Jack Kelleher, Dromsicane & the deceased
members of the Kelleher Family
Mass Intentions for next week:
Saturday 9th December:
Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Margaret Reen, Main Street
Sunday 10th December:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Pat, Margaret & Dan O’Connor, Ballydaly Lower
Cullen 10.15a.m. The deceased members of the O’Connell Family, Lissaniska
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Lily & John Moore, Liscreagh
Rotas for The Feast of the Immaculate Conception 7th/8th Dec
Dr. Pat Casey
Rotas for Next Weekend 9th/10th
Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday for Mary Dennehy, Cloghoulamore at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Tuesday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Wednesday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday & Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet
CONFESSIONS: Every Saturday in Millstreet Church 12.30p.m.-1.00p.m.
CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for Friday – The Feast of the Immaculate Conception (8th): Willie O’Connell
Collector for next Sunday (10th): Jerome Ryan
EUCHARISTIC ADORATION Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00a.m.
LEGION OF MARY: Meeting on Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 8.00p.m.
MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 10th & 17th December: Group A
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL ANNUAL CHURCH GATE COLLECTION will take place next weekend (9th & 10th) at all Masses. Your continued generous support is much appreciated.
DUHALLOW CHORAL SOCIETY presents a Christmas Concert in aid of Millstreet Community Hospital in Millstreet Church on Friday 8th December at 8.00p.m. Tickets available in local shops.
CHRISTMAS JUMPER 5k RUN/WALK will take place on next Saturday 9th December in Millstreet. Starting at 11.00a.m. from GAA Hall. Proceeds in aid of Irish Cancer Society. Adults €10 – Children €5 and family €20.
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTS in Cullen will be turned on next Saturday night 9th December at 7.00p.m. outside the handball alley. All welcome
HAMPER APPEAL: Cork’s Maureen O’Sullivan and her hamper packer’s community Christmas Appeal 2017 will have a drop-in centre at Regan’s Mills office for essential food items, sleeping bags and warm clothing. These will be collected on 20th December. Further details (087) 2212864 Margaret Crean.
CONCERT IN CASTLEISLAND CHURCH: Tuesday 19th December featuring The Three Tenors. Tickets available from Parish Office Castleisland (066) 7141241