Parish Newsletter – 10th February, 2019

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 10th February, 2019
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:

RECENT DEATHS: Jerry O’Donoghue, Cullen; Con Shine, Cullen; Helen Cronin, Ballylanders, Cloyne; Malachy Gleeson, Birdhill, Limerick.

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Pauline & Dan Lyons, Dooneen
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Willie Neenan, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Joan & Michael Herlihy, Knockane
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Pat Joe Kelleher, Pound Hill

Anniversaries: Pat Horgan, Ballydaly; James O’Byrne, West End; Vincent, William, Lilly Mae McSweeney, Flintfield; Julia Duggan, Claraghatlea; Dan Joe McSweeney, Ardnageeha; Desmond Kelleher, Australia & Kilmeedy; Nora O’Sullivan, Inches; Denis O’Connor, Cloghoulabeg & Dublin; Catherine Hickey, Cork; Kathleen O’Mahony, Clonakilty.

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 16th February:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Nora & Jerry Creedon, Laught.

Sunday 17th February:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Ellen Donoghue, Direen & Canada

(recently deceased)

Cullen 10.15a.m. Mary O’Mahony, Meenagloherane

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Donal & Nora Murphy, Killarney Road,

Mary & Noel Horgan, Cork & the deceased members of the Murphy Family.

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

Mass on Monday for John O’Sullivan, Coolinarne at 7.30pm

Mass on Tuesday for Patrick & Mary Geary & Mairead Fuohy at 10.00am

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

Mass on Thursday at 10.00am.

Mass on Friday for Agnes Kiely, The Bridge at 7.30 p.m.

Mass on Saturday for John Carroll, Clara Road (recently deceased) at 10.30a.m.

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

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

Rotas for Next Weekend 16th /17th February







6.30 p.m.

Aideen Buckley

Group C

11.30 a.m.

Sr. Peter Fahy


9.00 a.m.

Brendan O’Sullivan

Group F


10.15 a.m.

Patricia Murphy

Group B

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday & Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet.

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (17th): Jerome Ryan

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Mary & Neily O’Sullivan & their son Eddie, Lyreaoune.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION every Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00a.m. to 7.00p.m. All are welcome

DO THIS IN MEMORY: The next night of the special Parish based programme for First Holy Communion children & parents is taking place next weekend during Vigil Mass in Millstreet next Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th in Cullen at 10.15 a.m.

CONFIRMATION MEETING: Parents/Guardians of all children receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation this year are invited to a meeting on Thursday night next 14th February in Millstreet GAA Hall at 8.00 p.m. This meeting will be facilitated by Aileen Murphy from the Kerry Diocesan Pastoral Team. Confirmation will take place on Wednesday 20th March at 11.00 a.m.

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 17th & 24th February is Group B

LECTIO DIVINA – a way of praying & meditating with Scripture. Starting on Ash Wednesday 6th March for 6 Wednesdays between 11& 12.15p.m. in Franciscan Friary Chapel. Contact facilitator: Anne Alcock to book a place (087) 6176193

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET CAMOGIE CLUB: Annual General Meeting on this Monday night (11th February) at 8.30p.m. in The Parish Centre.

  • MILLSTREET COMMUNITY COUNCIL AGM: Tuesday 12th February in The Wallis Arms hotel at 8.00pm. New members welcome to attend on the night and join our Community Council.

  • MILLSTREET GRAMOPHONE CIRCLE meets at Millstreet Day Care Centre on this Friday 15th February at 8.15p.m. Our presenter is Dermot Kiely, Cullen. All are very welcome.

  • MILLSTREET COMMUNITY HOSPITAL: Staff Nurse required. All enquiries 029 70003 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

  • CANON O’DONOVAN CENTRE: The directors & Management of the Canon O’Donovan Centre would like to thank everybody for their kind generosity at our Annual Church Gate Collection last weekend, also many thanks to all the collectors and organizers for their help. All funds generated go directly to Millstreet Day Care Centre.

  • DUHALLOW HERITAGE SOCIETY will hold a talk by local author & military historian Dr. William Sheehan. The title of the talk is “Studying the War of Independence in Duhallow”. The talk will take place on Tuesday 12th February in “Dubhlinn” Social Centre, Kanturk which is adjacent to Kanturk Mart. Admission €5.00 – all welcome. For enquiries contact (087) 668717 or (087) 9438360.

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