Parish Newsletter – 8th September, 2019

Twenty Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – 8th September, 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: Nuala O’Riordan, Dromsicane; Mary Rea, Claraghatlea; Getta Collins, Bishopstown & Limerick; Eugene Bracken, Knocknagurrane.

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m:                 John Cronin, Lackabawn
Ballydaly   9.00 a.m.                         People of the Parish
Cullen      10.15 a.m.                          Dolly & Patie McSweeney & their son Denis, Meenskehy
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                         The deceased members of the O’Connor Family Kippagh.

ANNIVERSARIES: Neily Dennehy, Lackabawn; Denis Kelleher, Lackabawn; Christy Dennehy, Church Street; Dan Mannix, Clara Road; Joan O’Shea, Coole; Con Sheahan, Ballinatona; Michael Casey, Toorenbawn; Jeremiah O’Leary, Toorbonia; Michael Murphy, Cahirbarnagh; Julia Cronin, Lislehane; Michael Collins, Fedamore; Donnacha Vaughan, Vancouver; Paula Walsh, Cork & Waterford; Nora McAuliffe, Boherbue. 


Saturday 14th September:
Millstreet   6.30 p.m.                          Mary Ann, Dan & Peter Kelleher, Gneeves
Sunday 15th September:
Ballydaly    9.00 a.m.                        Tim, Tadhg & Kathleen Moynihan, Ballydaly
Cullen       10.15a.m.                          Annie Murphy, Mologhroe                                 Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                         Kathleen Murphy, Priest’s Cross

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday for Millstreet Active Retired at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Tuesday: Funeral Mass for Eugene Bracken, Knocknagurrane at 12 noon
Mass on Wednesday for John Kelleher, Adrivale at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Thursday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Friday for Liz, Bill & Billy O’Sullivan, Coalpits at 10.00a.m.

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

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

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 15th & 22nd September:  Group E

Rotas for Next Weekend 14th/15th September





  6.30 p.m. Dr. Pat Casey  Group E
  11.30 a.m. Bernie Lane


  9.00 a.m. Josephine Murphy  Group B


10.15 a.m. Ann Murphy  Group C


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

CULLEN CHURCH:  Collector for next weekend (15th): Jerry O’Sullivan   

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Hannah & Matt Murphy, Lisnaboy.

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.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET ACTIVE RETIRED: Registration night will take place in Parish Centre on this Monday (9th Sept) at 6.30p.m. followed by Annual Mass at 7.30p.m.
  • MILLSTREET PIPE BAND will hold their annual Church gate collection next weekend (14th & 15th). Your support is greatly appreciated.  NEW MEMBERS:  We are also looking for new members. If you are interested in joining please call into the band room in the Carneige Hall at 7.30p.m. on Friday 13th You can also contact us by private message on our Facebook page.
  • BALLYDALY HALL: Set dancing will resume on Wednesday 18th September between 8.30 & 10.00p.m. Everyone welcome.  Coffee evening in aid of Marymount Hospice will be take place on Friday 20th September between 8.00 & 10.00p.m.
  • COFFEE MORNING: Stokes & Co. Solicitors invite you to join them for Ireland’s biggest morning for Hospice on Thursday 19th September at Aroma Café between 10.30 & 12 noon.  All welcome.
  • CULTURE NIGHT – FRIDAY 20th SEPTEMBER: To celebrate culture night there will be a display by local photographers, groups and individuals of photography, arts & crafts in the E-Centre, The Square from 6.00p.m. this will be followed by musical entertainment by local groups in The Wallis Arms at 7.00p.m.
  • LATIN MASS will be celebrated at the Church of the immaculate Conception, Tralee on this Sunday at 2.00p.m.
  • CORK AUTISM CONFERENCE 2019: Sunday 22nd September in The Clayton Silversprings Hotel, Cork.  For details contact (089) 2398900.
  • MARRIAGE ENRICHMENT WEEKEND will be held at The Lake Hotel, Killarney from 15th-17th Further details visit
  • MACROOM FLOWER & GARDEN CLUB: Floral demonstration on Thursday 12th September in Coolcower House, Macroom. Evening is entitled “Hidden Gems of Autumn”.

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