Parish Newsletter – 28th July, 2019

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 28th July, 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: Anne Keane, Pound Hill; William Hickey, Lisnaboy.

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Breda Hickey, Claraghatlea
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Joe White, Tubber
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Lena & Jeremiah O’Connor, Knockdubh
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. The deceased members of the Kelleher Family, Killowen.

ANNIVERSARIES: Julia McSweeney, Flintfield; Michael J. Kelleher, Aubane; Marie Healy, Curracahill; Pat Joe, J.J. & Mike Lehane, Minor Row; Noel & the deceased members of the McSweeney Family, Knocknageeha; Madge Murphy, Lisnaboy; Kathleen O’Keeffe, Knocknashinnagh; Mary, Thomas & the deceased members of the Healy Family, Clondrohid; Bill Crowley, Coole & Cork. 

Mass Intentions for next week:
Saturday 3rd August:
Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Denis Healy, Tullig
Sunday 4th August:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. John & Bridget Murphy, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15a.m. Peg O’Mahony, Knocknageeha & her daughters Theresa Twomey, Rathcoole & Marian Finnerty, Castleknock.
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Peg & Bill Dunne, Murphy’s Terrace

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday (Private Intention) at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Tuesday for John Sherlock, Skibbereen at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Wednesday & Thursday at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Friday for Maurice Dennehy, Drishane Road & Mary & John Weir, Ballyvourney at 7.30p.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 3rd & 4th August







6.30 p.m.

Maria Kelleher

Group C

11.30 a.m.

Michael Cashman


9.00 a.m.

Mary Murphy

Group E


10.15 a.m.

Patricia Murphy

Group D

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday & Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet. Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions – A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church. Each Tuesday & Wednesday the box will be placed on the altar for Mass and then placed in the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them

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

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (4th): Dan O’Sullivan

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Donagh Hickey, Eagloune.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION every Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00a.m. to 7.00p.m. All are welcome.
Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions – A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church. The box will be then placed on the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them.

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

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

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS: Fr. Fitzgerald will make calls for the month of August during the coming week.

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 4th & 11th August: Group B

MILLSTEET CHURCH COLLECTORS for the month of August: Group 3. Vigil Mass: J. Cashman, Mgt. Crowley, N. Casey & Dr. P. Casey. 11.30 Mass: N. Collins, P. Healy, C. Healy, J. Doody & B. Murphy.

DIOCESE OF KERRY: Autumn course in Liturgical Organ Tuition will take place starting in early October. The classes will be one-to-one with Patrick Killeen. Candidates must be over 18 and have attained Grade 4-5 piano. For further details contact Tomas Kenny (086) 3683778 or <email>

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET VINTAGE CLUB will hold a charity Truck run on this Sunday 28th July in aid of the newly formed Irish Community Rapid Response Aer Ambulance Service. The run will leave the K&L depot at 12 noon and will return there again where the trucks be displayed and there will be a BBQ, entertainment and a fundraising draw. Denis O’Sullivan Coach Travel will have a bus taking part in the run and people are welcome to come on board and be part of the day

  • FUNDRAISING CONCERT in aid of Sudden Adult Death Ireland on next Sunday 4th August in Knocknagree Church at 8.00p.m. Tickets €20 – available from Patsy’s Hair Salon & Lorraine (087) 9710423.

  • ANNUAL CHURCH GATE COLLECTION in aid of Millstreet Museum & the Millstreet website will take place next weekend (3rd/4th Aug). Your generous support is appreciated.

  • CULLEN & DISTRICT SPECIAL NEEDS ASSOCIATION wish to thank everyone who helped and supported their annual Harvest afternoon last Sunday.

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