Parish Newsletter – 26th May, 2019

Sixth Sunday of Easter – 26th 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:

RECENT DEATHS: Margaret Lehane, Caherdowney & Cork

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

ANNIVERSARIES: Kathleen Cashman, Clara Road; Ellen & the deceased members of the Cleary Family, Murphy’s Terrace; Eddie Ambrose, Murphy’s Terrace; Sonny Dennehy, Gneeves; John Francis Ryan, Cockhill; Pat, Kit & the deceased members of the Cashman family, Tullig; James, Julia, Canon Eugene & Fr. Pat Joe O’Sullivan, Gortavehy; Hugh O’Keeffe, Glountane & Boherbue; Jason Heelan, Lombardstown & Cullen; Richard Hartigan, Derrinagree & Cullen; Sr. Kathleen O’Riordan, Laught & Magheramore; Mary Curtin, Kiskeam; Denis Hallissey, Kilbrittan; Kathleen Buckley, Kanturk. 


Saturday 1st June:
Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Dermot Murphy, Clara Road
Sunday 2nd June:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.
Cullen 10.15a.m. Eddie & Peg Forde, Mologhroe
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Jimmy & Kathleen Cashman, Clara Road


Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday for Jimmy Cotter, Murphy’s Terrace at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Tuesday for John Sherlock, Skibbereen at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Wednesday for Marie Senior, Tanyard Wood (recently deceased) at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Thursday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.
Friday: Annual Mass in Tubrid Well at 7.30p.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 1st/2nd June







6.30 p.m.

Maria Kelleher

Group D

11.30 a.m.

Michael Cashman


9.00 a.m.

Mary Murphy

Group F


10.15 a.m.

Liam Fitzgerald

Group C

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

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

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (2nd): Dan O’Sullivan

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Matthew Bradley, Knocknagurrane

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

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION every Saturday in Ballydaly Church from 10.30a.m. to 12.30p.m.

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

MILLSTEET CHURCH COLLECTORS for June: Group 1. Vigil: V. O’Callaghan, C. O’Donoghue, S. Sheehan & J. Lawlor. 11.30a.m. J. O’Riordan, P. Tarrant, J. Cronin, D. Dineen & D. Dennehy.


St. Mary’s Cemetery on Friday 7th June at 7.30p.m.

Drishane Cemetery on Tuesday 18th June at 7.30p.m.

Cullen Cemetery on Thursday 20th June at 7.30p.m.

St. John’s Well Mass: Monday 24th June at 7.30p.m.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET GRAMOPHONE CIRCLE will meet on next Friday (31st) at 8.15p.m. in Canon O’Donovan Centre. Guest presenter is Michael Drew, Boherbue. All welcome.

  • CULLEN PARENT ASSOCIATION wish to thank everyone who supported their recent Church gate collections.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • CLOGHOULA N.S. Sports & Pattern Day will be held on Monday 3rd June. Registration at 12.00 noon. Activities will include: football blitz, races, hurling target, spots prizes, home baking. All welcome

  • CHY CERTIFICATES: These certificates are currently being issued to households who have paid €250 or more in a year through for our Parish Capital fund and due envelopes. We are asking for each household to complete these forms which will cover the next 5 years. If you would prefer to receive an annual certificate please contact the Parish Office. Thank you to everyone who has supported this scheme to date.

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