Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 19th March 2023



Fourth Sunday of Lent

19th March 2023

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

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

Email:  millstreet


All Masses are livestreamed on

Parish Opening Hours 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

9.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

RECENT DEATHS: Mary Lawler, Lackabawn; Darby Long, Curraraigue; Willie Casey, Gneeveguilla; Dave Badrick, Yorkshire, England.

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

 Saturday 18th March:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Julia, Denny & Jerry Kelleher, Cahirdowney;  Daniel & Elizabeth Creedon, Cloghoula.

Sunday 19th March:

Ballydaly   9.30a.m.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Dan Lyons, Dooneen;  John & Mary Ellen Radley, The Square;  James & Nora O’Sullivan & the deceased members of the Kirby families, Dooradoyle.

ANNIVERSARIES: Breeda Buckley, Coolnaguillagh; John & Catherine O’Donoghue, Aubane; Eily Greaney, Lackabawn; Molly Healy, Church Street; Christy Fitzgerald, Macroom Road; Sheila Barry, Murphy’s Terrace; Andrew Smyth, Murphy’s Terrace; Dan & Kathleen O’Mahony, Murphy’s Terrace;  John Joe Tangney, Main Street; Denny Twomey, The Bridge; Nora Creedon, West End; Jerh, Kathleen & Seán Casey, Cloghoula; Niall Kelleher, Station Road; Paddy Casey, Clara Road;  James Twhoig, Aunagloor; Andrew Lynch, Ballydaly; Mick Mahony, Ballydaly Lower; Jerry Dennehy, Rathcoole;  J.J. O’Mahony, Clonakilty; Harry Dimmock, London & Aubane;  Jackie Lyons, Crinaloo. 

Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND:

Saturday 25th March:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Brendan Kiely, Station Road;  Tony Kelleher, Murphy’s Terrace & his parents Rosie & Dan;  Denis O’Regan, Station Road & the deceased members of the O’Regan, Crowley & Twomey families.

Sunday 26th March:

Cullen   9.30a.m. The deceased members of the Fleming family, Meenagloherane;  The deceased members of the Forde Family, Lislehane.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Jerry O’Leary, Knockcahill;  Cáit & Diarmuid Cronin, Kilmeedy;  Catherine & James O’Connor, Kilcummin & their daughter Betty Smith, Boston.

Rotas for next weekend 25th & 26th March


Millstreet 6.15 p.m. Maria Kelleher Group C
  11.30 a.m. Pat Breen Group B
Cullen 9.30 a.m. Aisling O’Riordan Ann O’Mahony

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

Mass on Monday (20th) for Sheila Barry, Murphy’s Terrace at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday (21st) for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (22nd) for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday (23rd) for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

Friday 24th: Stations of the Cross at 9.30a.m. followed by Mass for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

CONFESSIONS every Saturday at 12.30p.m. in Millstreet Church.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday in Millstreet Church  from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m.  

LEGION OF MARY every Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 7.30p.m.

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 26th March & 2nd April: Group A

CULLEN CHURCH: Mass on Thursday (23rd) for Con O’Sullivan, Lyreaoune at 7.30p.m.

CULLEN COLLECTOR for 26th March: Nora O’Keeffe

PASTORAL AREA PRIEST ON DUTY: Sunday 19th: Fr. Joe Tarrant (064) 7751104/ (086) 3978642. Sunday 26th: Fr. Jim Kennelly (029) 76151/(087) 2401331.



“The earth is our environment to protect and the garden to tend to”

(Pope Francis)

The Duhallow/Sliabh Luachra Pastoral Area Council invite you to a Lenten Talk on this Monday (20th)at 7.30p.m. in the library of Boherbue Comprehensive School. Guest speaker on the night will be Michael Cronin, Chairperson of Boherbue Tidy Towns committee.  The meeting is open to everyone and admission will be free.

      Community Notices

  • THE ANNUAL CONSECRATION TO OUR BLESSED LADY will be held on Sunday 26th March at 3 p.m. in the Church of the Prince of Peace, Fossa. 
  • Diocese of Kerry Online Lenten TalkWho Is My Neighbour? on Tue 21st March at 8.00pm. For further details and to register for the link
  • ‘A CELEBRATION OF CULTURE AND INCLUSION’. Thurs. 23rd March @7pm in Millstreet Comm. School. All welcome.
  • Annual Litter Spring Clean-up on Saturday 25th March (weather permitting), meet at SuperValu 10am. Pickers, gloves etc will be provided.


We ask Our Lady to watch over and support all mothers;  give strength to those who need it and for those who are no longer with us a place in your heavenly home.

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