Parish Newsletter – 6th October, 2019

Twenty Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time – 6th October, 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: Donagh O’Leary, Ballydaly; Dermot O’Callaghan, Banteer, Eileen Keane, Ballymacelligott.

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

ANNIVERSARIES: Teresa Casey, Clara Road; Nora Dennehy, Gneeves; Frank & Katie O’Riordan, Ballinatona; Martin Moran, Ballyvouskil; Mary Dineen, Laharn; 



Saturday 12th Oct.:
Millstreet   6.30 p.m.                        Kathleen, Jer & Nora Mary Lane, Ballinatona
Sunday 13th Oct.:
Ballydaly    9.00 a.m.                      Tom Falvey, Killarney Road
Cullen       10.15a.m.          Harvest Mass    Edward Byrne, Ahane, Sr. Patrick TarranT & Sheila & John O’Keeffe.
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                           Dan Buckley, Gearoe.


Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday for Con & Kathleen Kelleher, Clondrohid at 7.30pm.
Mass on Tuesday for Eily, Julia, Christy, Mick, Noreen & Des Kelleher, Kilmeedy at 10.00am.
Mass on Wednesday for People of the Parish at 10.00am.
Mass on Thursday at 10.00am.
Mass on Friday for Eily Mai & Brendan Hickey, Main Street at 7.30pm
Mass on Saturday for Mary Rae, Claraghatlea (months mind) at 10.00am.

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 12th/13th October





  6.30 p.m.   Sharon Lane  Group D
  11.30 a.m. Margaret Kelleher


  9.00 a.m.  Ann Marie Murphy  Group F


10.15 a.m.  Margaret Cooper  Group G

CULLEN CHURCH:  Collector for next weekend (13th Oct):  Willie O’Connell

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Kitty, Ned & Sr. Joseph Cremin, Coalpits

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.

DO THIS IN MEMORY: Parents/Guardians of children receiving First Holy Communion in 2020 are asked to attend a Meeting  on this Parish based programme    on next Tuesday 8th October at 8.00pm in the Parish Centre (adjacent to Millstreet Church).The Enrolment Mass programme will take place next Saturday evening (12th) at 6.30p.m. in Millstreet and next Sunday morning (13th) at 10.15a.m. in Cullen.

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 13th & 20th October: Group A


Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET TIDY TOWNS wish to thank all those who helped us to gain 6 extra points this year. We will need everyone’s help next year, hoping for a silver medal.
  • CULLEN NATIONAL SCHOOL invites applications for a part-time Cleaner: 8 hours per week. Applications by post to Chairperson B.O.M. by 9th Cover letter and C.V. (two referees). Mark envelope “Application”, Cullen N.S., Mullaghroe, Cullen. P51 TK70
  • EUCHARISTIC ADORATION The Diocese of Kerry is enlarging its Diocesan Adoration Lay Committee in parishes throughout the diocese. Information Meeting in The Heights Hotel, Killarney on Sat 12th Oct at 11.30am. See poster in Church for details or contact Parish Office.
  • PUBLIC TALK FOR MISSION MONTH Alan Kerins, sportsman & founder of Self-help Africa is guest speaker in St.Johns Parish Centre, Tralee on Oct. 17th
  • ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE Afternoon of Prayer, Praise & Healing: Fr. John Keane Sun 6th Oct. 2.30pm-6pm; Self Care Day: Anna O’Donoghue, I.A.C.P. Sat 12th 9.45am-4pm. Contact 087 944 7105; Be Still and Know; Fr. Louis Hughes OP Sat 19th Oct. 10am-2pm; AA Open Public Meeting Wed 30th Oct. 8.30pm.

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