Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 26th March 2023



Fifth Sunday of Lent

26th 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:  Pat O’Sullivan, Altamount Estate; Breeda Logan (née Hughes), Kildare.

Mass Intentions this 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.

ANNIVERSARIES:  Michael Buckley, Aubane; Mary Ellen Radley, The Square; John C & Julia O’Leary, Adrivale; Denis Lehane, Gneeves; John & the deceased members of the Ring Family, Eagloune; Nora, Peter & Michael Cronin, Knocknageeha; Mary O’Brien, Carrigaline; Matt Twomey, Brookpark;  Leah Long, Ballingeary; Noel, Maura & Angela Gleeson, Cork.

 Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND – PALM SUNDAY:

Saturday 1st April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   James Murphy, Castletownroche & Millstreet (1st Anniversary);  Hannah, Jeremiah & Neily O’Leary, Toorbonia;  Donie Golden, Tullig.

Sunday 2nd April:

Ballydaly   9.30a.m. People of the Parish

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Netta Dennehy, Cloghoulamore.

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.

Rotas for next weekend 1st April & 2nd April


Millstreet 6.15 p.m. Aideen Buckley Group D – M. Dennehy; M. Coleman; M. O’Keeffe & A. O’Sullivan
  11.30 a.m. Jerry Doody Group C -K. Kelleher; M. O’Sullivan-Casey; B. Fitzgerald; M. Buckley.
Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Josephine Murphy Mary Guerin-O’Leary

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

Mass on Monday (27th) for Tom Meaney, Rathroe at the request of Millstreet Fianna Fail & Millstreet Monument Committee at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday (28th) for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (29th) for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday (30th) for Breda Buckley, Coolnaguillagh at 10.00a.m.

Friday 31st: Stations of the Cross at 9.30a.m. followed by Mass for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS:  Fr. Fitzgerald will make First Friday Calls for the month of April during the coming week.  

MILLSTREET CHURCH COLLECTORS FOR APRIL: Vigil Mass: M. Linehan, S. Lane, B. O’Leary & E. Reardon. 11.30a.m. C. Healy, P. Breen, Ml O’Riordan & M. McSweeney.

CULLEN CHURCH: Mass on Thursday (30th) for Dan & Nora O’Leary, Umeraboy at 7.30p.m.

BALLYDALY COLLECTOR for 2nd April: Dan Guerin

PASTORAL AREA PRIEST ON DUTY: Sunday 26th: Fr. Jim Kennelly (029) 76151/ (087) 2401331. Sunday 2nd April: Fr. John Fitzgerald (029) 70043/ (087) 7752948

      Community Notices

  • CULLEN & DISTRICT SPECIAL NEEDS wish to thank all who contributed in any way to the success of the recent weigh-in. Committee meeting on Monday (27th) at 8.00p.m.
  • AUBANE SOCIAL CLUB: Easter Egg Hunt in Aubane Community Centre on Easter Sunday 18th April between 10.30a.m & 1.00p.m. Bouncing castle & raffle on the day.  €5 per child. All very welcome
  • MILLSTREET VINTAGE CLUB Johnny Hickey Memorial Car Run this Sunday in aid of Tubrid Well.
  • REMEMBER: Clocks go forward 1 hour this weekend.


Let the motto of Blessed Giuseppe “Pino” Puglisi be foremost in our minds this week:  If everyone does something, then we can do a lot.

1 thought on “Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 26th March 2023”

  1. My deceased dad’s grave cross and Kerry flag which we placed at St. John’s Well was taken, we would appreciate them back if they cannot be left at the Well which he loved visiting, it has really upset the family that these would be taken or dumped, please help us get them back

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