Parish Newsletter – 19th August, 2018

20th Sunday in Ordinary Time – 19th August, 2018
TEL NOS. MILLSTREET 029-70043/MOBILE 087-7752948
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:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Deceased members of the O’Connor Family, Kippagh
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Margaret & the deceased members of the Buckley Family, Toorbonia
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Catherine & Emma Dineen, Carrigaline
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Dominic Lawlor, Clara Road

ANNIVERSARIES: Paddy O’Shea, Coole; Denis O’Shea, Killowen; Noel & Nelius McSweeney, Cloghoula; John Murphy, Pound Hill; Hannah O’Keeffe, Mill View; Eimear O’Mahony, Inchileagh; Kate Murphy, Shanaknuck; John Moore, Liscreagh; Kathleen Lane, Ballinatona; Peggy & Dan O’Leary, Ploverfield; Danny & the deceased members of the Lynch Family, Kippagh; Sheila Murphy, Coolinarne; Joe Leader, Glenleigh; Mary, Thomas & the deceased members of the Healy Family, Clondrohid; Margaret Cullen, Tralee.

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 25th August:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Connie Hickey, St. Joseph’s Garden

Sunday 26th August: There will be no Mass in Ballydaly

Cullen 10.15a.m. Noel & Sr. Elizabeth Duggan, Lisnaboy

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Lena, Philip & Dan Cronin, Pound Hill


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

Mass on Monday (Private Intention) at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday for Sr. Colmcille Healy at 10.00a.m.

Mass for Margaret Cullen, Tralee at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday for Eimear O’Mahony, Inchileagh at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Saturday for Connie Coakley, Station Road (recently deceased) at 10.30a.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 25th/26th August







6.30 p.m.

Michéal Gleeson

Group E

11.30 a.m.

Eileen O’Sullivan


9.00 a.m.

Liam Flynn

Group C


10.15 a.m.

Gillian McCarthy

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

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

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (26th): Dan O’Sullivan

There will be no Mass in Cullen on Thursday

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.


OPENING MASS for World Meeting of Families takes place in St. Mary’s Cathedral, Killarney on next Tuesday 21st August at 6.15p.m. Bishop Ray will preside and the newly formed Diocesan choir will lead the music ministry. All welcome.

MILLSTREET & RATHMORE have secured tickets for Papal Mass on Sunday 26th August and still have some tickets available. If anyone is interested please contact Millstreet Parish Office (029) 70043 or Rathmore Parish Office (064) 7761669 during office hours (Monday & Tuesday 9.30 – 12.30p.m. Wednesday & Thursday 4.00-7.00p.m. & Friday 11.00-2.00p.m.)

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET GAA CLUB will hold a clothes collection on the weekend of 1st September in GAA Hall.

  • OVER 60’s TALENT COMPETITION will be held in Teach Iosagain, Rathmore on Thursday 23rd August at 8.00p.m. Admission €7.00. Enquiries at (064) 7761000.

  • CORK AUTISM CONFERENCE 2018: Sunday 30th September in Rochestown Park Hotel. Information at: or (089) 2398900

  • WATERFORD/S.E. CHARISMATIC CONFERENCE entitled “Launch out into the deep” on 8th & 9th September in The Rhu Glenn Hotel. Further details from Sile (086) 8590394.

  • We welcome all those who are visiting our town this weekend and wish you a safe journey home.

  • THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK: “How much better our family lives would be if we used the words: Please, thank you and I am sorry”. (Pope Francis)

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