Millstreet Parish Newsletter – Divine Mercy Sunday – 24th April 2022



Divine Mercy Sunday

24th April 2022

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

Telephone Nos.:  Landline:  029 70043  &  Mobile: 087 775 2948

Email:  millstreet


Parish Opening Hours 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

9.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following:

RECENT DEATHS:  Denis Herlihy, Curragh & Meelin; Mary O’Leary, Murphy’s Terrace & Clare. 

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

Divine Mercy Sunday – 23rd April:

Millstreet   6.30p.m: Johnny, Kathleen & Kevin Hickey, Shanaknuck

Ballydaly   9.00 a.m: Fr. Tim Buckley, Toorbonia      

Cullen      10.15 a.m.           Eileen Duggan, Lisnaboy         

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.       Catherine & James O’Connor, Kilcummin & their daughter Betty Smith, Boston; Eileen Collins, Clara Road.    

ANNIVERSARIES:      Jack Collins- Kelleher, Drishane Road; John & Ann Kelleher, Drishane Road; Eileen Cotter, Murphy’s Terrace; Catherine Desmond, Liscahane; Jeremiah & Bridget O’Connor, Cloghoulabeg; Victor O’Hare, Cloghoulamore; Denis Cronin, Coolinarne; Christy O’Connor, Knocknagurrane; Patricia O’Neill, Carrigaline & Toorenbawn; Johnnie Sheehan, Knockbrack; Ellen O’Connor, New York.                                                   

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 30th April:

Millstreet   6.30 p.m.     James Murphy, Millstreet & Castletownroche (recently deceased)

Sunday 1st May:

Ballydaly    9.00 a.m. Kathleen & Nelius Guerin, Ballydaly

Cullen       10.15a.m. Paul Hickey, Cullen (recently deceased)   

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Judy & Denis Buckley, Mountleader    

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday for Jack Collins-Kelleher, Drishane Road at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday for Arthur & Kitty Moynihan, Flintfield at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday for Mary, Jimmy & Eileen Cotter, Murphy’s Terrace at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday for Con O’Donovan, Boherbue at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday for Patrick & Mary Dineen, Knocknapogue at 7.30p.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 30th April/1st May    


Millstreet   6.30 p.m. Catriona Kelleher Myra Sheehan;

Marion O’Sullivan;

Denise O’Mahony.

  11.30 a.m. Eileen O’Sullivan Gobnait Creedon;

Patrick Kelleher;

Martina Sheehan

Ballydaly   9.00 a.m. Josephine Murphy
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Marie Morley

CULLEN CHURCH:  Mass on Thursday for Ellen & Joseph Cahill & their daughter Ellen O’Connor at 7.30p.m.

First Holy Communion for Cullen National School on Saturday 30th April at 12 noon

BALLYDALY CHURCH: First Holy Communion for Cloghoula National School on Saturday 30th April at 10.30a.m.

EXPOSITION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT every Tuesday from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m. in Millstreet Church.

CONFESSIONS:  Every Saturday in Millstreet Church at 12.30p.m

LEGION OF MARY: Meeting on Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 7.30p.m.


Confessions will begin at 2.30p.m. and devotions will start with the “Chaplet” at 3.00p.m. People are invited to bring any Holy objects they wish to have blessed.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET VINTAGE CLUB will hold a tractor run on Sunday 8thMay in aid of & Millstreet Museum.  Further details next week.
  • The Department of Theology and Religious Studies at Mary Immaculate College (MIC). The Nano Nagle Bursary Scheme includes 10 bursaries valued at €8,000 each, which are available for students participating on the MA in Christian Leadership in Education programme at MIC. The bursaries are funded by the Presentation Sisters (North East and South West). Applications will close on 1 June.
  • ADULT EDUCATION OPEN DAY QQI Level 5 courses in Macroom:  Open Day on Thursday April 28th in Macroom eBusiness Park, from 10 am to 3 pm, all welcome. Walk ins welcome for QQI Level 5 courses in Childcare, Office Administration, Healthcare Services & Skills & Nursing studies. or on 026 41076. 

On behalf of our Parish Community, I extend a warm welcome to the Ukraine residents who arrived in Millstreet this week.  On this Divine Mercy Sunday, we offer a special prayer for those who are still in Ukraine, for those you have lost in this war and for peace in your country. May God protect and guide you during these difficult times.     Fr. Fitzgerald

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