Parish Newsletter 9th Oct 2011

Twenty-eighth SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME 9thOctober, 2011
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P. Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043 / Mobile 087-7752948
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:

RECENT DEATHS: Margaret Tarrant, Gortavehy & Ballincollig
Sr. Margaret Tarrant, Drishane Sister

Mass Intentions this Week-end:

Saturday 8thOctober:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Eily Mai Hickey, Main Street

Sunday 9thOctober:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.Patrick & Margaret O’Sullivan

Liscreagh & Lackabawn

Cullen 10.15 a.m.Michael & Joan Corbett and their son

Michael, Knocknageeha

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.Mary McSweeney, Cloghoulamore

Anniversaries: Kevin Cronin, Clara Road; Con & Kate Murphy, Shanaknuck; Denny Doody, Ploverfield; Catherine Theresa Gallagher, Murphy’s Tce; Diarmuid Kelleher, Tullig; Thomas, Mary Ellen & Catherine Barrett, Killowen; Jack O’Sullivan, Coalpits; Mary Dineen, Laharn; Cornelius O’Mahony, Laught; Michael & Elsie Barry, Clondrohid; Johnny O’Donoghue, Fethard & Caherbarnagh.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 15thOctober:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m.Patrick & Margaret Buckley, Ballyvouskil

Sunday 16thOctober:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.Dan Guerin, Ballydaly

Cullen 10.15 am.Thade Hickey, Gortnacreha

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.Kathleen O’Sullivan, Newmarket

Parish Capital Collection last weekend: €3,239.00Thanks.

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

Mass on Monday10thfor Kevin Cronin, Clara Road at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Tuesday11thfor Mary Dineen, Laharn at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday12thfor Catherine Theresa Gallagher, Murphy’s Tce at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday13thfor Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday14thfor Denis McCarthy, Cloghoulabeg and his brothers Jerh & Andrew McCarthy at 7.30p.m.

CONFESSIONS: Every Saturday in Millstreet Church 12.30p.m.-1.00p.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 15th/16thOctober





6.30 p.m. Catriona Kelleher Group A
11.30 a.m. Jerry Doody


9.00 a.m. Denis O’Brien Group D


10.15 a.m. CarmelFleming Group H

Exposition of the Blessed Sacramentevery Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 8.30p.m. in theBlessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet.Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions

A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church. Each Wednesday the box will be placed on the altar for Mass and then placed in the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them.

CULLENCHURCH: Collector for next weekend (16th):Dan O’Sullivan

Mass on Thursday13thfor Francy & Bridie Herlihy, Glountane at 7.30p.m.

“DO THIS IN MEMORY PROGRAMME”Enrolment for children making their First Holy Communion in 2012 will take place duringVigil Mass in Millstreet on Saturdaynext 15thandSunday 16thin Cullen at 10.15a.m. All parents/guardians are asked to participate in this programme.

YOUTH MINISTRY TRAINING COURSE: Are you interested in reaching out and engaging with young people in your parish? Enrol in the up-coming training course. Details from your parish priest of Bernie McCaffrey (087) 6484367 or

Community Notices

CULLEN & DISTRICT SPECIAL NEEDS ASSOCIATION: AGM rescheduled for Monday night (10th) at 8.00p.m.

MILLSTREETCOMMUNITY SCHOOL: Retreat for 1st& 2ndyear students in Millstreet Parish Centre 24thOctober

MILLSTREET BRIDGE CLUBwill celebrate their 50thAnniversary on next Thursday night with Mass at 7.00p.m.

MILLSTREET NATIONAL SCHOOL PARENTS ASSOCIATION sincerely thank all those who supported their Church gate collections last weekend.

MILLSTREET YOUTH CLUB is currently looking for volunteers so that the club can start you again this term. If you are interested in contact Madeleine Frissung, KDYS Youth Worker (087) 2774919

CAREERS4U: Assistance with college courses and career paths. Contact Anne or Sinead @ (086)3970023 or (086) 1611104

PRESENTATION: Proceeds from the Jerry O’Leary Fundraising weekend will be presented to the Oncology Dept CUH on Friday 14thOctober in Clara Inn at 9.00p.m. Everybody welcome.

MILLSTREET GAA thanks all those who supported their fundraiser clothes collection last weekend.

MARRIAGE ENRICHMENT WEEKEND in Killarney 11thto 13thNovember. For details and booking visit:www.marriageencounter.ieof (064) 6644319.

Thought for the week
Each day is a new canvas to paint upon. Make sure your picture is full of life and happiness, and at the end of the day, you don’t look at it and wish you had painted something different

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