Parish Newsletter – 19th May, 2019

Fifth Sunday of Easter – 19th May, 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:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Donal Guiney, Drishane Road
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. John Guerin, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. The deceased members of the Lehane & McElvey families
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Denis O’Hare, Coole

ANNIVERSARIES: Mamie Twomey, Mill View; Tony Galvin, Main Street; Timothy Kelleher, The Bridge; Nell Twomey, Pound Hill; David McAuliffe, Canon O’Donovan Centre; Michael Lucey, Clara Road; Mary & Peter Cremin, Flintfield; Michael McSweeney, Flintfield; Jimmy Buckley, Aubane; Bob O’Sullivan, Gortavehy; John Dineen, Cahirbarnagh; Eileen Murphy, Kippagh; Paddy Murphy, Rathduane House; Timmy O’Callaghan, Banteer; Nuala Joyce, Cullen & Tralee; Joan Cronin, Kilcorney; The deceased members of the O’Shea family, Coachford.

Saturday 25th May:
Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Donal Cowman, Drishane Road
Sunday 26th May:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Connie McSweeney, Gortavehy
Cullen 10.15a.m. Mary & Jack O’Brien, Carrigaline
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. John Joe & Teresa Tangney, Main Street


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

Mass on Monday for Denny & Peggy Twomey & the deceased members of the Twomey family at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Tuesday at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Wednesday for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Thursday at 10.00a.m.
There will be no Mass on Friday (24th)

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

Rotas for Next Weekend 25th/26th May







6.30 p.m.

Eimear Buckley

Group C

11.30 a.m.

Bernie Cronin


9.00 a.m.

Eileen Guerin

Group E


10.15 a.m.

Marie Morley

Group B

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday & Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet.

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (26th): Nora O’Keeffe

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Tom & the deceased members of the O’Sullivan family, Knocknageeha.

Mass on Saturday for Christy O’Connor, Cullen (recently deceased) at 10.30a.m.

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

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION in Ballydaly Church every Saturday between 10.30 & 12.30p.m.

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

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 26th May & 2nd June: Group C

CONGRATULATIONS to the children of Millstreet and Cullen National Schools who received their First Holy Communion this year.

Corpus Christi Procession – Sunday 23rd June

Community Notices

  • ALL IRELAND ROSARY RALLY PILGRIMAGE to Knock Shrine from Millstreet on Saturday 1st June. Bus leaving the Square, Millstreet at 6.30a.m. & Banteer at 7.00a.m. Contact Peggy O’Shea (029) 70206 or Cait Ring (086) 8736614 for further details.

  • AUBANE SOCIAL CLUB: 271st anniversary of Butter road walk in association with the IRD Bealtaine festival on Sunday 26th May at 2.00p.m. Walk from the community centre to Kerryman’s table and returning to centre.

  • DIOCESAN ADORATION EUCHARISTIC ANNUAL RETREAT on Thursday 30th May at the Ardfert retreat centre from 9.30 to 3.30p.m. Fr. Jim Linehan will lead the retreat.

  • MILLSTREET JUVENILE GAA will hold a primary schools table quiz on next Friday 24th May in GAA Hall at 7.00p.m. €5 per person – table of 4.

  • ANNUAL EUCHARISTIC ADORATION PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK SHRINE on Saturday 15th June. Programme begins at 11.00a.m. with Mass in the Basilica at 3.00p.m. with main Celebrant Most Rev Eamon Martin Archbishop of Armagh. Bus leaving Millstreet at 7.00a.m. Contact Mary Dennehy (087) 2749309 or Tom Dennehy (087) 6468658.

  • PILGRIMAGE TO LOUGH DERG from the Macroom area Thursday 20th – Saturday 22nd June. Led by Fr. John Keane. Contact Michael Bradley (087) 9280029. Cost €100 fully inclusive (island fees and coach). Mass at Knock Shrine on return journey.


Here are this Sunday’s readings

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