Parish Newsletter – The Epiphany of the Lord – 6th January, 2019

The Epiphany of the Lord – 6th January, 2019
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:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. John B “Shamrock” Murphy, West End
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Fr. Joe Murphy, West End
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Michael Dineen, Cullen
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Michael Lane, Carriganima

ANNIVERSARIES: Julia Kelleher, Kilmeedy; Jeremiah “Darby” Kelleher, Minor Row; Con Corcoran, Pound Hill; Bertie Kelleher, Murphy’s Terrace; Kathleen Cronin, The Rectory; Nell Hickey, Mill View; Daniel O’Mahony, Main Street; Martin Cleary, Clara Road; Clement Kelleher, Tooreenbawn Tim O’Sullivan, Lisnaboy; Kevin Gardiner, Duarigle; Julia & Tim Kiely, Tubber; John & Kitty O’Riordan, Ballydaly; P.J. Murphy, Old Youghal Road & Newmarket; Julia Vaughan, Newmarket; Ellen O’Riordan, Carriganima; Tom, Christy & the deceased members of the Goggin family, Carriganima.

Mass Intentions for next week:
Saturday 12th January:
Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Matt Murphy, Minor Row
Sunday 13th January:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Peggie Horgan, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15a.m. Tom, Eileen & Larry Kelleher, Cullen
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Chrissie Mullane, Dromnahilla


Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Friday for Dan Joe & the deceased members of the Kelleher Family, Tullig at 7.30p.m.

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

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

Rotas for Next Weekend 12th/13th January







6.30 p.m.

Eimear Buckley

Group C

11.30 a.m.

Bernie Cronin


9.00 a.m.

Eileen Guerin

Group F


10.15 a.m.

Ann Murphy

Group E

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (13th): Jerry O’Sullivan

There will be no Mass in Cullen next Thursday (10th)

DIOCESE OF KERRY PUBLIC TALK: The Diocese of Kerry will host their annual Public Talk in The Gleneagle Hotel on Wednesday 9th January at 8.00p.m. Bishop Brendan Leahy of Limerick Diocese will speak on “A Church of the Future.” He has written on themes such as: peace and forgiveness; faith questions; ecumenism and spirituality. Entry is free and all are welcome.

Community Notices

  • CULLEN & DISTRICT SPECIAL NEEDS: Annual sponsored weigh-in commences on this Monday 7th January, 2019.

  • MILLSTREET VINTAGE CLUB will hold their Annual General Meeting in The Parish Centre on Thursday 10th January at 8.00p.m. All welcome.

  • FUNDRAISING CONCERT on Saturday 19th January, 2019, in the Riverside Park Hotel, Macroom. Concert will feature Patrick O’Sullivan & Hugo Duncan. Concert is in aid of “Walk while you can, Fr. Tony Coote, and the support of research & care in the fight against Motor Neurone Disease”. Tickets available from McSweeney’s Shop, Macroom, Box Office, South Square, Macroom & the Riverside Park Hotel, Macroom.

  • MILLSTREET GAA CLUB wish to thank everyone who supported their New Year’s Day walk. Annual General Meeting on Friday 11th January at 8.00p.m.

  • ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of Millstreet Town Park will take place on Friday 25th January at 8.00p.m. in the Canon O’Donovan Centre. This will be preceded by Mass at 7.30p.m. in Millstreet church for deceased members of the Town Park Committee.

  • CLOGHOULA N.S. CLOTHES COLLECTION: Any unwanted clothing may be dropped off to the school any day between 9.30a.m. & 2. 30p.m

  • PARISH ENVELOPES: Our Parish envelopes for 2019 have now been delivered to households and we thank all those who assisted with this. If any household have not received a box and wish to be included in our system please contact the Parish Office. Under the revenue tax relief scheme Parishes can now claim for any contribution over €250 received from both the employed and self-employed at the end of each financial year. If you have any query regarding this please contact the Parish office. Please be assured that all these matters are dealt with in strictest confidence. Your continued financial support of the Parish is much appreciated.

Thought for the week:
Nobody gets to live life backwards.
Look ahead –
that is where your future lies.

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