Parish Newsletter – 23rd January 2011

Parish Newsletter for Ballydaly-Cullen-Millstreet

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – 23rd January, 2011

Fr. John Fitzgerald P.P.Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043 / Mobile 087-7752948

Email: <email>


MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY 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:

Mass Intentions this Week-end:

Saturday 22nd January:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Maura Dowling, Murphy’s Terrace

Sunday 23rd January:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Den & Florrie Moynihan, Lyreaoune

Cullen 10.15 a.m. Timmy O’Sullivan, Lisnaboy

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Theresa McCarthy, Kilmeedy

Anniversaries: Joan Murphy, Knocknakilla; Tim Dennehy, Two Gneeves; Danny Buckley, Liscahane; Tim & Bridget Nugent, Drumcollogher; James O’Sullivan, Gortavehy; Kitty McSweeney, Rathcoole; Kathy Murphy, Pound Hill; Maureen O’Donoghue, Knockduff; Daniel Barry, Lackabawn; Nora Carroll, Tullig; John O’Sullivan, Feirm; Mary Murphy, West End; James, Mary & Christy Hickey, Derragh.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 29th January:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Kathleen Corcoran, Dooneen

Sunday 30th January:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Dick Pomeroy, Clara

Cullen 10.15 am. Hannah Mary & Johnny Fleming, Mologhroe

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Peter Dineen, Cloghoulabeg

Parish Capital Collection last weekend: €3,089.66. Thanks.

Millstreet Church: Mass on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 10.00a.m., unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday 24th for Nora Carroll, Tullig at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday 28th for Con Corcoran, Murphy’s Terrace at 7.30p.m.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 8.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet. Feel free to drop in and pray in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament at any time that suits you.

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


Friday 28th: Month’s Mind Mass for Donnacha Murphy, Ballydaly at 8.15p.m.


Mass on Thursday 27th for Sheila & John O’Keeffe, Crookstown & Ahane at 7.30p.m.

MILLSTREET CHURCH ALTAR SOCIETY for 30th January & 6th February Group C

Rotas for Next Weekend 29th/30th January





6.30 p.m. Dr. Pat Casey Team D
11.30 a.m. Sr. Peter Fahy


9.00 a.m. Nono O’Connor Team A


10.15 a.m. Tim Ring Group G

CONFIRMATION MEETING: We invite parents of all children receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation this year to a meeting on Monday 24th January in Millstreet GAA Hall at 8.00p.m. Please note Confirmation is on Tuesday 29th March at 3.30p.m.

MILLSTREET CHURCH RESTORATION: Committee meeting on Tuesday 25th at 8.30p.m. in Parish Centre

Community Notices

v MILLSTREET COMMUNITY CRECHE has re-opened under new management. Open for preschool from 9.00-12.00 and after school 2.00-6.00p.m. For further information contact Marie (086) 3114984

v MILLSTREET ACTIVE RETIRED: Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 26th at 7.30p.m. in Canon O’Donovan Centre. We look forward to meeting all our members and welcoming new members.

v MILLSTREET COMHALTAS CEOLTÓIRÍ ÉIREANN sincerely thank all those who supported their recent Church Gate collection.

v ALTERATIONS: All sewing alterations carried out. Contact (087) 6607500

v SEAN RADLEY CELEBRATION NIGHT: Tickets for this special night will be on sale after all Masses this weekend. Tickets are €10 each.

v MILLSTREET COMMUNITY SCHOOL: Night Classes: A 4 night Cookery Course will commence on Thursday 10th Feb at 8.00p.m. Cost is €80 and is being run by well known chef Frank Moynihan. Make-up, Style & Image Course is being offered this term again. Course runs for 8 weeks at a cost of €80. For further details contact (029) 70087

v MILLSTREET LIBRARY: A St. Brigid’s Crossmaking workshop will take place at Millstreet Library on Friday January 28th from 3.00-4.00p.m. All are welcome.

v AFTERNOON OF PRAYER: Family tree Mass in Banteer Community Centre on Sunday 30th January at 3.00p.m. Fr. Michael Fitzgerald & John Delaney. For further details contact (029) 56269

v MILLSTREET COMMUNITY SCHOOL: Table quiz on Friday 28th January at 8.00p.m. in the school library. €20 per team of four. The proceeds of the night will help cover the travel costs for four young people from the parish going to Lourdes as helpers with the IHCPT at Easter.

v BALLYDALY SOCIAL GROUP will hold a meeting in Ballydaly Hall on Wednesday 26th January at 10.00p.m. New members welcome.

v SET DANCING continues every Wednesday night in Ballydaly Hall from 8.30p.m.

v KERRY DIOCESAN YOUTH SERVICE: It is hoped to run projects for those in Secondary School out of the Millstreet Youth Centre during the coming school term. If you are interested in getting involved please come along to the Youth Centre on Wednesday 26th January at 1.15p.m. Contact Madeleine on (087) 2774919

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