Parish Newsletter – 29th September, 2019

Twenty Sixth Sunday in Orindary Time – 29th September, 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:          Sheila O’Keeffe (née O’Leary) Waterford & Adrivale; Dermot O’Callaghan, Shronebeha, Banteer; Donagh O’Leary, Ballydaly.

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m.                 Dan Joe & Hannah Quinn, Flintfield
Ballydaly   9.00 a.m.                        Dan Mulcahy, Aunagloor
Cullen      10.15 a.m.                          Tadhg Curtin, Knocknageeha
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                       Tim Dennehy, Knockraha & Murphy’s Terrace

ANNIVERSARIES:  Mary Dineen, Knopogue; Margaret O’Shea, Killowen; Ellen O’Riordan, Tullig; Nora & Richard O’Keeffe, Murphy’s Tce; Margaret & Jack Kelleher, Canon O’Donovan Centre; Mikey Murphy, Pound Hill; Dan McNulty, Laccabawn; Tom Murphy, Main Street; Margaret Tarrant, Gortavehy; Mary Dennehy, Murphy’s Terrace; Helen O’Shea Rampelberg, Murphy’s Terrace & Belgium; Kitty O’Donoghue, Macroom; Noel Murray, Donoughmore. 

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 5th Oct.:
Millstreet   6.30 p.m.                       Catherine & Sean Buckley, The Hall, Kilcorney
Sunday 6th Oct.:
Ballydaly    9.00 a.m.                     Deceased members of the Carroll family, Coolinarne
Cullen       10.15a.m.                       Kathleen O’Sullivan & her son Timmy, Ballydaly
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                      Pa Buckley, Aunagloor


Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday for Kitty O’Donoghue, Macroom at 7.30pm
Mass on Tuesday at 10.00am.
Mass on Wednesday for People of the Parish at 10.00am.
Mass on Thursday at 10.00am.
Mass on Friday for Patrick O’Sullivan, Killarney at 7.30pm

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.


Rotas for Next Weekend 5th/6th October





  6.30 p.m.   Marie Kelleher  Group C
  11.30 a.m.  Bernie Cronin


  9.00 a.m.  Joanne Herlihy


 Group E


10.15 a.m.  Gillian McCarthy  Group


CULLEN CHURCH:  Collector for next weekend (6th Oct): Conor Morley 

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Pat Kelleher, Lisnaboy

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.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION in Ballydaly Church from 10.30 to 12.30p.m. every Saturday.  All welcome.

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS: Fr. Fitzgerald will make calls for the month of October during the coming week.

MILLSTEET CHURCH COLLECTORS for the month of October: Group 1. Vigil Mass: V. O’Callaghan, C. O’Donoghue, S. Sheehan & J. Lawlor.  11.30a.m. Mass: J. O’Riordan, P. Tarrant, J. Cronin, D. Dineen & D. Dennehy.

Community Notices


  • MILLSTREET COMMUNITY COUNCIL wish to thank everyone who participated & helped to make Culture Night such a success.
  • MILLSTREET ADULT LEARNING CENTRE weekly classes run until December 2019. Topics include Compute skills, English at all levels, Arts & Crafts, Food Choice & Health, Community Singing etc. Please contact Marie on 086/7707301.
  • BALLYDALY HALL Cards resume on Sunday next 29th @ 8.30pm.
  • DUHALLOW HERITAGE SOCIETY Talk by Gerry White on “The Life and Death of Terence MacSwiney” Lord Mayor of Cork on Thursday 10th October 2019 at 8pm. At Colaiste Treasa, Kanturk. Admission €5
  • MILLSTREET MENS SHED wish to thank the people in Millstreet and Ballydaly who contributed to their recent Church Gate collection.
  • CULLEN CHURCH GATE COLLECTION in respect of Community Hall will be Sun 6th Oct

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