Parish Newsletter – The Ascension of the lord – 2nd June, 2019

The Ascension of the lord – 2nd June, 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:

RECENT DEATHS: Dr. Michael Feeley, Clara Road; Kathleen O’Keeffe (nee Ryan), Cullen & San Francisco.

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Dermot Murphy, Clara Road
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Eddie & Peg Forde, Mologhroe
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Jimmy & Kathleen Cashman, Clara Road

ANNIVERSARIES: Dan & Rosie Kelleher, Murphy’s Terrace; Catherine Kelleher, Mill Road; Patricia Kelly, Coomlogane; Donal Cowman, Drishane Road; Donal O’Riordan, Tullig; Jack O’Riordan, Claramore; John Graham, Coolikerane; Julia Mary Murphy, Rathduane House; Kate Doody, Ploverfield; Mary & William Gleeson, Glountane. 

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Paddy J. Cotter, Liscahane
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Maura & Sean O’Leary, Cork & Jackie & Lena Cronin, Lackabawn.
Cullen 10.15a.m. Hugh & Mary O’Keeffe, Glountane & Boherbue
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Connie Coakley, Station Road

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday night for Bogusia Slapinska, Poland (recently deceased) at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Tuesday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Wednesday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Thursday for Jerome Dineen, Laharn at 10.00a.m.
Friday: Mass in St. Mary’s Cemetery 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 8th/9th June







6.30 p.m.

Sharon Lane

Group E

11.30 a.m.

Liam Burke


9.00 a.m.

Joanne Goold

Group B


10.15 a.m.

Noreen Meade

Group D

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 (9th): Conor Morley

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Tom Cronin, Knockduff.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION Thursday in Cullen Church 10.00a.m. to 7.00p.m.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION on Saturday in Ballydaly Church 10.30a.m -12.30p.m.

DIOCESAN COLLECTION next weekend (8th/9th) for Family Services & Accord.

BALLYDALY DIOCESAN COLLECTOR next weekend: Josephine Kiely

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 9th & 16th June: Group D


St. Mary’s Cemetery on next 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 VINTAGE CLUB have secured the services of the Irish Community Rapid Response Air ambulance which will land in Millstreet Town Park on this Sunday (2nd) at 3.30p.m. All are welcome to come and see the helicopter and a talk will be given on the Rapid Response Team and how it is run out of Rathcoole Aerodrome by CEO John Kearney. Donations can be made on the day.

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

  • ANNUAL MASS FOR EXAMS on next Tuesday (4th) in Tubrid Well at 8.00p.m. celebrated by Fr. Kevin Mulcahy. All are welcome.

  • MILLSTREET GAA CLUB wish to thank all those who supported their recent Church Gate Collection.

  • MILLSTREET JUVENILE GAA CLUB wish to thank everyone who supported, participated and assisted at their table quiz last weekend.

  • THANK YOU to everyone who supported the Church Gate Collection last weekend for Cullen Tidy Towns.

  • CULLEN FEIS: Feis Laitiarain Sunday on 9th June. Competitions at 12 noon (ceol, amhránaiocht, teangan). Sports at 3.p.m.

  • NOVENA IN HONOUR OF ST. ANTHONY– details at the back of each Church.

  • CHY CERTS: Gentle reminder to please return completed forms to Parish office.

Prayer before Exams: Jesus, teacher & friend, be with me now as I sit this exam. Give me a peaceful heart, a focused mind & a steady hand. Help me remember what I have learned, to answer wisely and well and persevere when I am weary. Amen. We wish all those starting exams this week every success.

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