Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 25th February 2024



Second Sunday in Lent

25th Feb. 2024

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 

10.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

RECENT DEATHS: Maureen Vaughan, Boherbue & Kanturk

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

Saturday 24th February:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Abina & Johnny Sheehan, Knockbrack;  Seanie Murphy, Cloghoulabeg.

Sunday 25th February:

Ballydaly 9.30a.m. Kathleen Moynihan, Ballydaly & the deceased members of the Moynihan & Twomey families;  Michael & Breeda (Murphy) Trend, Plymouth & Ballydaly;  Anthony Murphy, London & Ballydaly.

Millstreet 11.30a.m. Conchubhar Ó hÉalaithe;  Pauline O’Riordan, Killowen;  Peter Roche, Drishanbeg;  Andrew Hickie, The Square & his parents John A. & Jenny.

ANNIVERSARIES:  Margaret Casey, Toorenbawn; Kathleen Kelleher, Lackabawn; Peg O’Keeffe, Drishane Road; Michael McCarthy, Church Street; Tim & Mary Dineen, Carrigacooleen; Maureen Moran, Ballyvouskil; Patrick & Mary Kelleher, Clara Road; Daniel Duggan, Claraghatlea; Eamonn Cronin, Knockduff; Patsy McSweeney, Ballinkeen & Rathcoole; Mick Desmond, Glenleigh; Tommy O’Mahony, Millstreet & Boherbue; Estie Cashman and her daughters Michelle Bates and Kathleen Manley, London & Tullig.

Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND:

Saturday 2nd March:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Vivienne Murphy, Tanyard Wood;  Gertie & Jerome Kelleher, Mallow & their son Ger.

Sunday 3rd March: 

Cullen 9.30a.m. The deceased members of the Fleming Family, Meenagloherane;  Frank & the deceased members of the O’Leary family, Lissaniska.

Millstreet 11.30a.m. Bridget King, Church Street & Paddy King, Liscahane (recently deceased);  Edward (Edsie) McSweeney, Murphy’s Terrace (First Anniversary);  Nora Tarrant, Coole.

ADORATION every Tuesday in Millstreet Church Tuesday from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m

Rotas for next weekend 2nd/3rd March, 2024


Millstreet 6.15 p.m. Pádraig Creedon Group C
  11.30 a.m. Bernie Lane Group B
Cullen 9.30a.m. Margaret Cooper Joan O’Donoghue

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

Mass on Monday (26th) for Kathleen Kelleher, Lackabawn & Nora Rea, Kilcorney at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday (27th) for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (28th) for Madge, Michael & John O’Keeffe, Aubane at 10.00a.m.  

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

Friday 1st: Stations of the Cross at 9.30a.m. followed by Mass at 10.00a.m.

CULLEN CHURCH:  Mass on Thursday (29th) for Paddy O’Sullivan, Cahirbarnagh at 7.30p.m.


MILLSTREET BASKET COLLECTORS FOR MARCH: Vigil Mass: Group 1: Ml Cleary, S. Lane, B. O’Leary & D. Collins. 11.30am. Group 3: B. Fitzgerald, P Healy, G. McSweeney & B. Murphy.

PASTORAL AREA PRIEST ON DUTY: Sun 25th: Fr. Kennelly (029)76151/ (087) 2401331. Sunday 3rd March: Fr. John Fitzgerald.

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


Millstreet Parish invites Parishioners to a gathering on Monday 4th March in Canon O’Donovan Centre at 7.30p.m. in discuss the future of our Parishes.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET & DISTRICT HOUSING ASSOCIATION AGM on Monday 26thFebruary at 8.30p.m. in Millstreet Day Centre. All welcome.
  • MILLSTREET MENS SHED AGM on Wednesday 6thMarch at 8.00p.m.
  • DIOCESAN YOUTH PILGRIMAGE TO TAIZE FRANCE: The diocese will be taking a group of young adults on this pilgrimage from 23rdto 30th June 2024. Contact Tomas Kenny for more information (086) 3683778.
  • COMMUNAL FIRST SATURDAY on 2ndMarch at 8.m. in the Church of the Resurrection, Killarney. Rosary at 9.00a.m; Mass at 9.30 & then 15 minutes of meditation on the mysteries of the Rosary.
  • MILLSTREET COMMUNITY SCHOOL:Dates to note:  Transition year play “Say Cheese” on 27th, 28th & 29th February at 7.30p.m. in Community School – tickets at door; Friday 1st March Table quiz at 8.00p.m. in The Wallis Arms – this is a fundraiser for Lourdes Pilgrimage at Easter; Monday 4th March Coffee morning for active retired ladies hosted by TY Class in Parish Centre at 10.30a.m.
  • AUBANE COMMUNITY CENTRE present “The Promise of Spring” a night of music & storytelling. Admission €15. Bookings on (085) 7847879.
  • This week our children preparing for First Holy Communion will have their First Confessions on Wednesday in Millstreet (7p.m) & Thursday night (7p.m.) in Cullen. We ask God to watch over them and their families.

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