Parish Newsletter – 26th August, 2018

Twenty First in Ordinary Time – 26th 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:

RECENT DEATHS: Donal Tucker, Killarney & Ballydaly

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Connie Hickey, St. Joseph’s Garden
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Noel & Sr. Elizabeth Duggan, Lisnaboy
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Lena, Philip & Dan Cronin, Pound Hill

ANNIVERSARIES: John Joe Greaney, Lackabawn; Nora Coleman, Murphy’s Terrace; Lil O’Sullivan, Minor Row; Joe O’Sullivan, Claraghatlea; Seamus O’Connor, Tullig; Denny McCarthy, Kilmeedy; Molly Hickey, Gortnacreeha; Timmy & Peggy Cronin, Murphy’s Terrace & New York; Sheila Doocey, Murphy’s Terrace & London; Breda & Mikie Dennehy, Moll Carthy’s Bridge; John & Charlie Murphy, Waterville. 

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 1st September:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Mary Ann, Dan & Peter Kelleher, Millstreet

Sunday 2nd September:

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

Cullen 10.15a.m. The deceased members of the Twomey Family,


Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Marie Healy, Curracahill & Noel Healy,

Canon O’Donovan Centre.

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

Mass on Monday for Joe & Finbarr O’Sullivan, Claraghatlea at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday for David Burke, London (recently deceased) at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday & Thursday at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday for Eily Mai Healy, Church Street at 7.30p.m.

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

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

Rotas for Next Weekend 1st/2nd September







6.30 p.m.

Aideen Buckley

Group A

11.30 a.m.

Sr. Peter Fahy


9.00 a.m.

Josephine Murphy

Group D


10.15 a.m.

Margaret Cooper

Group F

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 (2nd): Conor Morley

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Molly, Con, Tade & Denny Hickey, Gortnacreeha.

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.

DIOCESAN COLLECTION next weekend (1st/2nd) for: Diocesan Needs

BALLYDALY COLLECTOR: (2nd September): Timmy Kiely

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 2nd & 9th September: Group B

MILLSTEET CHURCH COLLECTORS for September: Group 4. Vigil Mass: C. Dineen, S. Lane, M. O’Regan & J. Sheehan. 11.30a.m. G. McSweeney, P. Breen, P. O’Shea, M. McSweeney & Ml O’Riordan.

WORLD DAY OF PRAYER FOR THE CARE OF CREATION (Saturday 1st September). The Diocesan JPC committee will lead an ecumenical prayer service at 11.00a.m. in Tralee Town Park. There will also be a multifaith service in Killarney at 10.30a.m. in St. Mary’s of the Sloes led by Rev. Simon Lumby.

Community Notices

  • CULLEN N.S. will re-open on next Friday 31st August.

  • MILLSTREET GAA CLUB will hold a clothes collection on next Saturday 1st September in the GAA Hall between 11.00 & 2.00p.m.

  • THANK YOU to everyone who supported the Church Gate Collection last weekend in aid of Cuan Mhuire. Total collected: €1.574.83. Your generosity is very much appreciated.

  • CLOGHOULA NATIONAL SCHOOL will re-open on next Thursday 30th August.

  • THE CRYSTAL PROJECT invites you to their upcoming Dementia Information Evening. This is a free event and will take place in Mallow Primary Health Care Centre on Wednesday 5th September between 7.30 & 9.00p.m. The Alzheimer’s Society Information Bus will also be present earlier on the same day.

  • WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES: On this historic weekend for our country we pray for the success of the visit of Pope Francis. We wish all those travelling to both Dublin and Knock a safe journey and we keep the intentions of all the families of our Parish in our thoughts and prayers. “God, our Father, bless us with the joy of love, make us patient & kind. Protect all families with your loving care.”

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