Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 12th Dec. 2010


THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT 12th December, 2010

Fr. John Fitzgerald P.P.Tel Nos. Millstreet  029-70043  / Mobile 087-7752948

Email:  <email>


MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY 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: Jeremiah Forde, Dromahane & Direen

Brian O’Dea, Carrigaline, Rathmore & London

Mass Intentions this Week-end:

Saturday 11th December:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m.                  Kevin Hickey, Shanaknuck  

Sunday 12th December:

Ballydaly   9.00 a.m. Month’s Mind Mass for Sheila Murphy,                                                                        late of San Francisco & Curraraigue

Cullen      10.15 a.m. Rita O’Connell, Lisaniska

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Con O’Sullivan, Clara

Anniversaries:                             Hannah & Con Buckley, Mushera & Church Street; Nora & Donal Murphy, Killarney Road; Donie Long Rylane; Con Buckley, Dooneen; Neily Collins, Drishane Road; Michael O’Riordan, Tullig; Cathy Kiely, Ballydaly; Lil, Jeremiah, Daniel & Dermie O’Leary, West End; John & Katie Dennehy, Curragh; Daniel O’Connell, West End; Peggy O’Sullivan, Hollymount; Lynch Family, Lislehane; Con & Bridie O’Riordan, Gortavehy; Kit Radley, Minor Row; Timmy Keane, Coolikerane.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 18th December:

Millstreet   6.30 p.m. Pat Buicke, Murphy’s Terrace

Sunday 19th December:

Ballydaly    9.00 a.m. Peter Murphy, Rathduane

Cullen       10.15 am. William O’Brien, Nohovaldaly

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Helen Walsh, Station Road

Parish Capital Collection last weekend: €2,596.00. Thanks.

Millstreet Church: Mass on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10.00a.m., unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Friday 17th for Mary Cotter, Murphy’s Terrace at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Saturday 18th for Noel Hartnett, Clara Road at 10.00a.m.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 8.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet.  Feel free to drop in and pray in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament at any time that suits you.

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

Rotas for Next Weekend 18th/19th December





6.30 p.m. Catriona Kelleher Team A
11.30  a.m. Pat Breen


9.00 a.m. Josephine Murphy Team E


10.15 a.m. Annabell O’Sullivan Group I

CULLEN CHURCH:   Thursday 16th:

Confessions at 6.45p.m. followed by Mass at 7.30p.m. for Francy Herlihy, Glountane.


COCKHILL, COOLMORE & COOLINAREE in the home of Pat & Bridget Buckley on Thursday 16th at 8.30.m.

AUBANE WEST, MUSHERA & LACKADOTA in the home of Denis & Noreen Kelleher on Friday 17th at 8.15.p.m.


PENETENTIAL SERVICE in Millstreet Church on Monday 20th at 7.30p.m.

Community Notices

v      MILLSTREET COMMUNITY COUNCIL:  Meeting in Wallis Arms on Tuesday 14th at 8.30p.m.

v      MILLSTREET COMMUNTIY SCHOOL:  Transition Year students present their play Lovers at Versailles by Bernard Farrell on Monday (13th), Tuesday (14th) and Thursday (16th) at 8.00p.m. in the School

v      AUBANE COMMUNITY CENTRE:  Santa arriving Sunday 12th December between 2.00-4.00p.m.

v      ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MASS & PARTY in Aubane Community Centre on Tuesday 14th at 8.00p.m.

v      MEDJUGORJE 2011:  Ex Shannon on June 26th. €629 per person with at special discount if paid before December 15th. Fr. Paddy O’Byrne & Fr. Danny Broderick will accompany this year.  Contact Tom Dennehy for further details.

v      WORLD YOUTH DAY 2011:  For 18-35 year olds.  This Pilgrimage will take place in Madrid from 15th-21st August, 2011.  For further information :

v      AN EVENING WITH FR. LIAM LAWTON:  December 19th at 8.00p.m. in St. John’s Church, Tralee  Contact (066) 7122522 for further details.

v      PRESENTATION NATIONAL SCHOOL:  Nativity Play will take place on Monday 13th at 7.30p.m. in Millstreet Parish Church.  Everyone welcome.

v      MILLSTREET BOYS NATIONAL SCHOOL: Musical Nativity on Tuesday 21st in at 7.30p.m. in Millstreet GAA Hall. Everyone welcome.


A reminder to everyone that our Christmas Tree Thought Cards are available at all Churches after Masses this weekend.  These cards will be placed on our Christmas Trees in each Church and those on the cards will be remembered at our Christmas Masses.  You can remember a deceased family member or those who won’t be home for Christmas.  All proceeds are for the Parish Restoration Fund – we are asking for a minimum of €2 donation per card.

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