Parish Newsletter – St. Patrick’s Day – 17th March 2019

Second Sunday of Lent & St. Patrick’s Day
17th March, 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: Kathleen Cotter, Old Coach Avenue; Mary Halliden, Rathcoole

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Niall Kelleher, Station Road
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Mary Moynihan, Rathduane
Cullen 10.15 a.m. George & Kathleen Forde, Lislehane & Willie Joe & Danny Forde, Mologhroe
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. The present & past members of Millstreet Pipe Band

ANNIVERSARIES: Mary Kelleher, Minor Row; John Joe Tangney, Main Street; John & Mary Ellen Radley, The Square; Margaret Healy, Murphy’s Terrace; Daniel Murphy, Murphy’s Terrace; Nora Creedon, West End; Christy Fitzgerald, Macroom Road; Nora Coffey, Macroom Road; Noreen Kelleher, Kilmeedy Lower; Ned & Nora Buckley, Mill Lane & Knocknakilla; Breda Buckley, Coolnaguillagh; Andrew Lynch, Ballydaly; Michael Mahony, Ballydaly & Millstreet; Ellen Cahill; Abby McCarthy, Minor Row & Cork; Harry Dimmock, London &Aubane.  

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 23rd March:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Jerry Dennehy, Laught

Sunday 24th March:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. People of the Parish

Cullen 10.15a.m. Mary Hickey, Carrigaline

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Cait & Diarmuid Cronin, Kilmeedy

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.

MILLSTREET PARISH FINANCE COMMITTEE meeting on next Thursday night at 8.15p.m. in The Presbytery.

Rotas for Next Weekend 23rd/24th March







6.30 p.m.

Maria Kelleher

Group C

11.30 a.m.

Michael Cashman


9.00 a.m.

Eileen Guerin

Group F


10.15 a.m.

Aisling O’Riordan

Group G

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

There will be no Mass on Monday (18th)

Mass on Tuesday for Madge Kelleher, Aubane at 10.00a.m.

Wednesday: Confirmation Ceremony at 11.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday for Brendan Cronin, Dooneen at 10.00a.m.

Friday: Stations of the Cross at 7.00p.m. followed by Mass at 7.30p.m. for Helen & Peter Moynihan, Lackadota.

Mass on Saturday for Eileen Buckley, Liscahane (recently deceased) at 10.30a.m.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament on Tuesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. & Wednesday from 1.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet. Please note change of time on Wednesday this week

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (24th): Nora O’Keeffe

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Con O’Sullivan, Lyreaoune.

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

BALLYDALY CHURCH: Mass on Saturday morning for Jerry Horgan, Ballydaly (recently deceased) at 10.30a.m.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION will take place in Ballydaly Church on Saturday mornings between 10.30a.m. & 12.30p.m. commencing on Saturday 30th March. If you would like to be included as an adorer please place your name on the list at the back of Ballydaly church.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE commencing at 5.00p.m.

  • THE CULLEN & DISTRICT SPECIAL NEEDS ASSOCIATION wish to thank all those who contributed and participated in the weigh-in this year.

  • MILLSTREET VINTAGE CLUB will hold the Johnny Hickey Memorial Spring Car run on next Sunday 24th March leaving Millstreet at 12.30p.m. Millstreet Pipe Band will also be present.

  • BLOOD DONATION CLINIC on next Tuesday (19th) in Millstreet GAA Hall between 5.00 & 8.30p.m.

  • STARMAKERS (Millstreet & Macroom) present “Mary PoppinsSupercalifragilitic!” in St. Colman’s B.N.S. hall Macroom on Friday 22nd & Saturday 23rd March at 7.30p.m. & Sunday 24th at 3.00pm. Tickets can be booked on (085) 1582801

  • COPE FOUNDATION: The organisers of last week’s church gate collection wish to thank everyone who helped & donated to their recent Church gate collection. Amount collected: €1,730.00. Your continued support is very much appreciated.

  • ANNUAL CONSECRATION to Our Blessed Lady takes place on Sunday 24th March at 3.00p.m. in the Prince of Peace Church, Fossa. It includes Rosary, consecration & Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament.

  • RATHMORE SOCIAL ACTION GROUP will host Bingo on Wednesday 20th March in Teach Iosagain, Rathmore at 8.00p.m.

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