Parish Newsletter – 21st September 2014

Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 21st September, 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: Eugene Cronin, Cullen

Mass Intentions this Week-end:

Saturday 20th September:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Tadhg Moynihan, Killarney

Sunday 21st September:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Frank & Chrissie O’Riordan, Dromsicane

Cullen 10.15 a.m. Catherine Dineen, Carrigaline, Rathmore Millstreet 11.30 a.m. William & Catherine O’Shea, Cockhill

Anniversaries: John Cronin, Murphy’s Terrace; Tadhg O’Driscoll, The Square; Joan Daly, The Bridge; Dick Barrett, The Square; Eugene Cronin, Dromnahilla; Denis Jerome O’Riordan, Dromsicane; Eddie O’Mahony, Murphy’s Terrace; Michael Murphy, Pound Hill; Dan McNulty, Lackabawn; Alan O’Connor, Minor Row; Jackie Donnelly, Derragh; Peggy & Dainne O’Sullivan, Two Gneeves; Hannah Coleman, Muingyroogeen; James O’Mahony, Clonakilty; Denis & Nora O’Sullivan, Inches.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 27th September:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Dan Joe Quinn, Flintfield

Sunday 28th September:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.

Cullen 10.15 am. Kathleen, J.J. & James O’Mahony, Clonakilty

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Sheila Cronin, Main Street

Millstreet Church: Masses for this week – unless there is a funeral

Mass on Monday for Denis Jerome O’Riordan, Dromsicane at 7.30p.m.

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

Mass on Wednesday & Thursday at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday for Denis & Abina Lehane, Gneeves at 7.30p.m.

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

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

LEGION OF MARYmeeting on Monday night in Parish Centre at 8.00pm.

Rotas for Next Weekend 27th/28th September







6.30 p.m.

Joe Kelly

Group D

11.30 a.m.

Veronica Lyons


9.00 a.m.

Eileen Guerin

Group D


10.15 a.m.

Tim Ring

Group H

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (28th): Dan O’Sullivan

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Jackie Donnelly, Derragh

Mass on next Friday at 7.30p.m. for Helena Herlihey, Knockane (recently deceased)

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION every Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00a.m. to 7.00p.m. All are welcome. Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions – A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church. The box will be then placed on the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them.

Community Notices

  • COFFEE MORNING in aid of Marymount Hospice on Thursday next (25th) in Millstreet GAA Hall between 9.30a.m. & 12.30p.m.

  • TRAD FOR TROCAIRE: in Millstreet Community School on Friday next 26th at 8.00p.m. Admission free.

  • CULLEN & DISTRICT SPEICAL NEEDS ASSOCIATION meeting Monday 22nd at 8.00p.m.

  • SET DANCING resumes in Aubane on Monday 22nd September at 9.15p.m.

  • BALLYDALY HALL: Cards re-commence on Sunday 28th September at 9.00p.m.

  • SPIRITUAL ACCOMPANIMENT: A member of our Parish is doing a course in Spiritual Accompaniment. For their 2nd year they need to accompany someone on their spiritual journey. If you are interested in participating please contact (085) 7721973 or contact the Parish Office.

  • ANNUAL LEGION OF MARY PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK SHRINE: Sunday 28th September. Price for Bus: €20. Contact Patricia (087) 9048659

  • GERMAN GRINDS for 5th/6th year higher level – with experienced leaving cert examiner covering oral, aural & written. Contact Marie Casey, Boherbue (087)9644553.

  • THANK YOU: The Moynihan Family wish to thank sincerely all those who organised and attended the celebration night for Maggie held in Cullen Community Centre.

  • PILGRIMAGE TO ROME: The Diocese of Limerick will travel to Rome form 19th – 23rd October to commemorate the year St. John Paul II was canonised. Enquiries to Kieran Troy, Cultural Connections, Tullamore (057) 9355050 or email: <email>

  • CORK & KERRY CHARISMATIC RENEWAL CONFERENCE: On 18th & 19th October in Cork International Airport. Speakers include Fr. Jim McManus & Sr. Mary O’Duffy. Additional information from (087) 9524334.

  • PRIORY INSTITUTE is Ireland’s only accredited premier institution offering theology courses both online and in a classroom setting.

  • WATCH FOUND: A gent’s watch was found on last Sunday in the West End area. Contact Parish Office.



The one who has a heart full of love always has something to give.

(Pope John XXIII)

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