Parish Newsletter 1st May 2011

Second Sunday of Easter – 1st May, 2011
Canon 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:


Micheál (Mick) O’Connor, Killarney & formerly Kippagh

John Kelleher, Drishane Road – Funeral Mass on Monday at 12 noon

Noel Moore, Kilbarrack, Dublin

Pat Kelly, Killarney & formerly Ploverfield

Seamus Todd, Bishopstown, Cork & formerly Lackabawn

Mick Lynch, Canada & formerly Ballydaly Upper

Mass Intentions this Week-end :

Saturday 30th April:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m . Jackie & Kathleen Forde, Murphy’s Terrace

Sunday 1st May:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Kathleen Guerin, Ballydaly

Cullen 10.15 a.m. Daniel, Ellen & Pat Joe Lehane

& Charlie McKelvy, Lisaniska

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Jimmy Cashman, Clara Road

Anniversaries : Denis & Catherine Desmond, Liscahane; Den Hickey, Mill View; Denis O’Connor, Knockduff; Patrick O’Callaghan, Bengour; Michael Corbett, Knocknageeha; Denis, Hannah & Dan McSweeney, Knocknageeha; Catherine O’Shea, Killowen; Seamus Lucey, Station Road; Margaret & John McCarthy, Lackabawn.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 7th May:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Andrew & the Deceased members of the

O’Sullivan Family, Main Street

Sunday 8th May:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Theresa Herlihy, Cahirbarnagh

Cullen 10.15 am. Denis T. Murphy, Lisnaboy

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Michael Dennehy, Coomlogane

Parish Capital Collection last weekend : €3,649.00 Thanks.

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

Mass on Friday 6th May for Joe McSweeney, Killarney Road 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 .


Rotas for Next Weekend 7th/8th May





6.30 p.m. Donal Cowman Group B
11.30 a.m. Jerry Doody Group E


9.00 a.m. Joanne Herlihy –Goold


10.15 a.m. Gillian McCarthy Group D

CULLEN CHURCH : Collector for Sunday 8th May: Sean Hickey

Mass on Thursday 5th for Denis O’Connor, Knockduff

BALLYDALY CHURCH : Mass for the recently deceased Jerry O’Leary, Rathcoole & Ballydaly on Tuesday night (3rd May) at 7.30p.m..

Community Notices

v BLOOD CLINIC : In Millstreet GAA Hall on Wednesday 4th May between 5.00p.m. & 8.30p.m.

v CLOGHOULA PATTERN DAY : Sunday next 8th May commencing at 1.30p.m. Football blitz, sports, races, bouncing castle, novely acts, quiz, cake sale & raffles. A great day out for all the family.

v KNOCK SUMMER FESTIVAL 2011 – “Fuel for the Journey” -24th-26th June. The Knock Summer Festival takes place this June in Knock Shrine. The festival is a three day event during which time there will be talks, workshops, prayer, reflection, music & much more happening. For further details contact (094)9388100/(087)6927850 or

v MILLSTREET LIBRARY : Creative writing workshop for adults will take place at Millstreet Library on Wednesday’s (4th, 11th, 18th & 25th May) from 11.00a.m. to 12 noon.

v KILLARNEY ACCORD CENTRE is currently recruiting Presenters for Marriage Preparation in the Killarney Centre. Full professional training will be provided by Accord. The role of the presenter will be working within a team facilitating couples preparing for marriage. The invitation is open to both male & female applications. An information evening will be held at the John Paul II Pastoral Centre, Killarney on Thursday 2nd May at 8.00p.m. For further information contact (064) 6632644 or email <email>

v CAREERS 4 U – For help in choosing leaving cert subjects, college course and future career. Contact Anne or Sinead on (086) 3970023 or (086) 1611104

v MILLSTREET VINTAGE COMMITTEE would like to thank all those who helped in any way in the organising and running of their Vintage Day in Green Glens on last Sunday.

v TIDY TOWNS: A weekly clean up will commence on Tuesday next at 7.00p.m starting with Minor Row & Drishane Road. Help appreciated.


FRIDAY 27th May: Mass in Tubrid Well

TUESDAY 31st May: Mass in Drishane Cemetery

THURSDAY 9th JUNE: Mass in Cullen Cemetery

FRIDAY 10th JUNE: Mass in St. Mary’s Cemetery

FRIDAY 24th JUNE: Mass in St. John’s Well

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