Parish Newsletter – 10th November, 2019

Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – 10th November, 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: Paddy O’Keeffe, Banteer & Cullen; Kathleen Herlihy, Ballydesmond.

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Mass for those who died in Millstreet & Ballydaly during the past 12 months.
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Charlie Dineen, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Timmy John O’Riordan, Ahane
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Jack & Meg Kelleher, Aubane

ANNIVERSARIES: Nannie O’Donoghue, Lackabawn; Pat Murphy, West End; Willie C & Bab Han O’Riordan, Main Street; Arthur O’Keeffe, Mill View; Daniel O’Connor, Cloghoulabeg; Sheila Barrett, Aubane House; Patrick & Sheila Murphy, Coolikerane; Sheila Murphy, Cahirbarnagh; Neily Cahill, Harrow; Joseph Cahill; Kevin Hickey, Millstreet & New York. 

Mass Intentions for next week:
Saturday 16th November:
Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Peg, Paddy & the deceased members of the Coleman Family, Minor Row
Sunday 17th November:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Lily & Dan Guerin, The Shop, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15a.m. Maura & the deceased members of The Cronin Family, Knockduff
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Denis Sheehan, Kanturk


Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Monday for Peter O’Riordan, Donoughmore at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Tuesday for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Wednesday for The Holy Souls at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Thursday at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Friday for Kathleen & Neily Dineen, Murphy’s Terrace at 7.30p.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 16th/17th November







6.30 p.m.

Eimear Buckley

Group E

11.30 a.m.

Bernie Cronin


9.00 a.m.

Eileen Guerin

Group B


10.15 a.m.

Noreen Meade

Group E

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 (17th): Nora O’Keeffe

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Jeremiah Fitzgerald, Knocknageeha & his daughter Betty Withers.

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.

DO THIS IN MEMORY: DO THIS IN MEMORY: The next night of the special Parish based programme for First Holy Communion children & parents is taking place next weekend during Vigil Mass in Millstreet next Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th in Cullen at 10. 15a.m

Safeguarding Sunday – who to contact for support: Anyone who would like to report a current or past safeguarding concern is advised to contact the Designated Liaison Person for the Diocese on 087 6362780.

People can also contact Towards Healing, a confidential free counselling service for people who have experienced institutional, clerical or religious abuse.

Website: Phone number: 1800 303416

ADVENT PRAYER SERVICE PREPARATION: During Advent there will be a Prayer Service in Millstreet Church which will include scripture, hymns and reflection time. In preparation for this we wish to invite all choir members and parishioners who are not in a choir but would like to be involved in the singing and music on the night to come to a rehearsal on next Wednesday night in the Parish Centre, Millstreet at 7.30p.m.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET LIBRARY: Come along to Millstreet Library to see “Crossword” a play by Katie Holly at 11.00am on Wednesday 13th of November. Crossword looks at the lives and motivations of two characters, Brian and Harry, through a series of interactions in their local Library. All are welcome to attend this event.

  • DUHALLOW HERITAGE SOCIETY will host a talk by Mary O’Mahony on Women in the War of Independence and the role Kanturk Cumman na mBan women played. The event takes place on Thursday 21st November 2019 at 8pm sharp At Linn Gorm, Kanturk, Eircode: P51 YC57: Admission €5

  • Millstreet Gramophone Circle meets at Millstreet Day Care Centre on this Friday, 15th November 2019 at 8:15pm.  Our Guest Presenter is Michael Drew of Boherbue.   All are very welcome.  

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