Parish Newsletter – 13th September, 2015

Twenty Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 13th September, 2015
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: John Fergus Harrington, England; Nora McSweeney, Kiskeam, Kitty Falvey, Gurrane.

Mass Intentions this Week-end: Saturday 12th September
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Neily Dennehy, Lackabawn
Sunday 13th September:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.
People of the Parish
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Tom & Hannah Ring, Mologhroe
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Eddie O’Mahony, Murphy’s Terrace

Anniversaries: Sheila Cronin, Main Street; Han Radley, Minor Row; Paddy Healy, Pound Hill; Peter Desmond, Pound Hill; Nora & Daniel O’Mahony, Cloghoulabeg; Con Sheahan, Ballinatona; Patrick, Margaret & Maura Buckley, Ballyvouskil; Tadhg Moynihan, Killarney Road; Paddy & Julia Buckley, Carrigacooleen;Denis & Catherine O’Connell, Tullig; Dan Lehane, Tullig; Kathleen O’Donoghue, Aubane; Hannah O’Sullivan, Two Gneeves; Con Hickey, Gortnacreeha; Donnchna Vaughan, Newmarket

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 19th September:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Alan & Tommy O’Connor, Minor Row

Sunday 20th September:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Mary Twomey, Rathduane

Cullen 10.15a.m. Eugene Cronin, Cullen

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Denis J. O’Riordan, Dromsicane


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

Mass on Monday for Dan Lehane, Tullig at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday for Dan Murphy, Farnanes & Claramore 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

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

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY: 20th & 27th September: Group C

Rotas for Next Weekend 19th/20th September







6.30 p.m.

Dr. Pat Casey

Group C

11.30 a.m.

Veronica Lyons


9.00 a.m.

Josephine Murphy

Group B


10.15 a.m.

Marie Walsh

Group D

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (20th): Sean Hickey

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Denis Hickey, Gortnacreeha & Birmingham (recently deceased)

Mass on next Friday for Annie Murphy, Cullen at 7.30p.m.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00.m -7.00p.m. LEGION OF MARY: Meeting on Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 8.00p.m.

Diocese of Kerry Course in Pastoral Ministry: If you would like to learn more about your faith and to develop your skills in ministry, this is the course for you. Our aim is to nourish and develop the faith and skill of adults so that their experience of being involved in parish is enriched, and share their talents and gifts more effectively. The course will take place in Listowel on Wednesday nights, 8-10pm. For more information, check out or phone Diocesan Pastoral Centre @064 6632644 or email <email>

LECTIO DIVINA method of reflection on the Sunday Gospels will take place during the Advent season. The next meeting will take place on 23rd November.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET ACTIVE RETIRED: Registration night on Tuesday 15th September in Canon O’Donovan Centre between 7.00 & 8.00p.m. New members welcome.

  • COFFEE MORNING in aid of Marymount Hospice in Millstreet GAA Hall on this Wednesday 16th September between 9.30 & 12.30p.m.

  • SOCIAL DANCING LESSONS for beginners will continue in the Parish Centre (adjacent to Millstreet Church) on Thursday nights at 9.00p.m.

  • AGM OF MILLSTREET COMMUNITY COUNCIL has been rescheduled until November. Date to be confirmed.

  • MILLSTREET GRAMOPHONE CIRCLE meets in the Canon O’Donovan Centre next Friday 18th at 8.15p.m. The presenter is Con Kelleher, Cloghoulabeg. All are very welcome.

  • IRD DUHALLOW will be holding a public consultation on the LEADER 2014-2020 Rural Development Programme on Wednesday 16th Sept at 8.00p.m. in Newmarket. Details from (029) 60633

  • MUSIC CLASSES for all ages & abilities starting in October on Friday evening in Millstreet. Classes will be arranged on demand. For further details ring (086) 8303015 or (086) 6049271

  • MILLSTREET PIPE BAND annual Church gate collection will be held next weekend (19th/20th)

  • BALLYDALY HALL: Set dancing will re-commence on Wednesday 16th Sept at 8.30p.m. A 4 week course for beginners will also start on the same night at 7.30p.m. All welcome – further details from Kathleen (087) 2846906

  • COFFEE EVENING in aid of Marymount Hospice in Ballydaly Hall on Friday 18th September between 8.00 & 10.00p.m.

  • AUBANE COMMUNITY CENTRE: Set dancing will commence on 21st Sept

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