Parish Newsletter – The Ascension of the lord – 1st June, 2014

The Ascension of the lord – 1st June, 2014
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P. Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email>
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: Kathleen Cashman, Clara Road; Teresa Tangney, Main Street; Sr. Alysious McAuliffe, Sydney & Doon, Kiskeam.

Mass Intentions this Week-end:

Saturday 31st May:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m Donal Cowman, Drishane Road

Sunday 1st June:

Ballydaly  9.00 a.m.                            Sonny Dennehy, Gneeves                                 

Cullen     10.15 a.m.         Eddie & Peg Forde, Mologhroe

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                        Rosie & Dan Kelleher, Murphy’s Terrace

Anniversaries:                            Dermot Murphy, Clara Road; Con Linehan, Dooneen; Kathleen Forde, Murphy’s Terrace; Pat Cashman, Tullig; Donal O’Riordan, Tullig; Jack O’Riordan, Claramore; Daniel & Margaret Healy, Curracahill; Nell Twomey, Pound Hill; Mamie Twomey, Mill View; Denis & Margaret Curtin, Knocknageeha; Bridie Murphy, Kilbrin.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 7th June:                            

Millstreet  6.30 p.m.                          Kate Doody, Ploverfield                   

Sunday 8th June:          

Ballydaly    9.00 a.m.                           Maura & Sean O’Leary, Cork                           

Cullen      10.15 am.                         Phyllis O’Connor, Lisnasheershane

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                         Jack & Tess Murphy, Claramore

Millstreet Church: There will be no Mass on Monday.

Mass on Tuesday for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday for Con D & Ellen Kelleher, Aubane & their daughter Mary Kelleher, Clondrohid.

Mass on Thursday for Con Linehan, Dooneen at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday in St. Mary’s Cemetery at 8.00p.m.

Mass on Saturday for Mary Ann Kelleher, Gneeves (recently deceased) at 10.30a.m.

Mass on Monday (9th) in Drishane Cemetery at 8.00p.m.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday & Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet.

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

Rotas for Next Weekend 7th/8th June





6.30 p.m. Micheal Gleeson Group C
  11.30 a.m. Ronan Galvin


9.00 a.m. Maeve O’Sullivan Group C


10.15 a.m. Julianne Forde Group G


CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (8th): Jerome Ryan

Mass in Cullen Cemetery on Thursday night at 7.30p.m.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION every Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00a.m. to 7.00p.m. All are welcome.

COMMUNION CALLS TO THE SICK AND HOUSEBOUND: Fr. Fitzgerald will make calls for the month of June during the coming week.

LEGION OF MARY meeting in Sacristy on Monday night at 8.00p.m.

DIOCESAN COLLECTION next weekend (7th/8th) for: Accord. This collection provides assistance to the local Accord Centres which serve the entire Diocese. Funds are needed for initial training of Counsellors and Pre-Marriage Presenters, for on-going Professional Development and for the staffing and running of the Centres.

BALLYDALY CHURCH: Diocesan Collector for 8th June: Mary Corkery

MILLSTREET ADORATION COMMITTEE invites everyone to attend a special hour of Exposition on Tuesday 10th June between 6.30p.m. & 7.30p.m. followed by Mass for the intentions of the Parish and especially the adorers in Millstreet & Cullen.

Community Notices

v      ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF Millstreet Community Council on Tuesday 10th June at 9.00p.m. in the Wallis Arms Hotel. All welcome.

v      CULLEN YOUNG AT HEART – EVENING OUT: Friday 20th June at Gleneagle Hotel – dinner and dancing. Please book place by Monday 16th June. Contact any committee member.

v      CULLEN FEIS LAITIARAIN: Sunday 8th June. Competitions commence at 12 noon (ceol, amhranaiocht, teangan). Sports at 2.00p.m. Further information from Colette (086) 8498670

v      THANK YOU to all who contributed to the successful coffee morning in support of Louise Lyons travelling to Zambia in June. Total raised: €1,117

v      IRISH HEART FOUNDATION: Tickets available for Over 60’s final in the City Hall on 8th June. Contact (021) 4505822

v      EVENING OF PRAYER FOR HEALING: Thursday 12 June at 7.30p.m.

v      FR. KEVIN MULCAHY will celebrate Mass for all exam students in Tubrid Well on next Tuesday 3rd June at 8.00p.m. All welcome.

v      TIDY TOWNS COMMITTEE are asking for help in looking after the newly planted tubs in Town. Please water the plants near you.


We remember all those starting exams next week: Prayer for Exams:

O Loving Father, I pray that my mind be rested, my body energised, and my spirit inspired for the exam I write. Give me peace and assurance so that I might do my best. May God’s Spirit of Wisdom enlighten me and guide me. Lord Jesus, be by my side as I write this exam. Amen.

2 thoughts on “Parish Newsletter – The Ascension of the lord – 1st June, 2014”

    1. Noreen – to date there has been no indication of the celebration of Mass this year in the Church Yard Cemetery. Masses are scheduled for St. Mary’s and Drishane Cemeteries.

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