Parish Newsletter – 14th February 2016

First Sunday of Lent – 14th February, 2016
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:  Eileen Corcoran, West End; Jim Murray, Carriganima; Con Kelleher, Rylane

Mass Intentions this Week-end:

Saturday 13th February:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m.                  Eileen O’Mahony, Kilmeedy
Sunday 14th February:
Ballydaly  9.00 a.m.
Cullen     10.15 a.m.                          
Mary O’Mahony, Meenagloherane
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                         Funeral Mass for Eileen Corcoran, West End

Anniversaries: Donal & Nora Murphy, Killarney Road & Mary Horgan, Cork; Agnes Kiely, The Bridge; Maurice Murray-O’Callaghan, The Square; Parkie Coffey, Macroom Road; Pauline & Dan Lyons, Dooneen; Vincent, William & Elizabeth McSweeney, Flintfield; Hannah Mary Dennehy, Coomlogane; Jerh, Kathleen & Sean Casey, Cloghoula; Patsy McSweeney, Rathcoole & Ballinkeen; Desmond Kelleher, Kilmeedy & Australia; Nellie White, Tubber; Dan Joe McSweeney, Knocknageeha;

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 20th February:                            

Millstreet  6.30 p.m.                         Jerome O’Riordan, Dromsicane & Bangkok

Sunday 21st February:          

Ballydaly    9.00 a.m.                           Michael & Theresa Herlihy, Cahirbarnagh

Cullen       10.15a.m.                           Tim O’Regan, Nohovaldaly                             

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                         Concubhar O’hEalaithe, Drishane Road

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: for 21st & 28th February is Group B

LEGION OF MARY: Meeting on Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 8.00p.m.

LECTIO DIVINA will continues during Lent on Monday nights in the Parish Centre at 8.00p.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 20th & 21st February





6.30 p.m. Joe Kelly Group C
  11.30 a.m. Pat Breen


9.00 a.m. Mary Murphy Group B


10.15 a.m. Annabella O’Sullivan Group F

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

Mass on Monday for Seanie Murphy, Cloghoulabeg at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday for Patsy McSweeney, Rathcoole & Ballinkeen at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday for Agnes Kiely, The Bridge at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday for John & Margaret Mullane, Coolikerane at 10.00a.m.

Friday: Stations of the Cross at 7.00p.m. followed by Mass for Pat & Nora Horgan, Ballydaly at 7.30p.m.

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (21st): Jerry O’Sullivan  

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for People of the Parish

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

CELEBRATING THE JUBILEE OF MERCY AT KNOCK SHRINE: 12th & 13th March – the weekend will feature talks, workshops & reconciliation service. For further information contact Frances at Knock Shrine (094)9388100 or email: <email>

MISSION AWARENESS 2016: This year the Divine World Missionaries are travelling throughout the Diocese of Kerry to raise awareness of their work in the Missions. Fr. Liam Dunne will be attending all Masses here in Millstreet next weekend.


Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET CREDIT UNION AGM on Thursday night next (18th) in The Credit Union at 8.00p.m. All members welcome.
  • AUBANE SOCIAL CLUB: AGM on Thursday 18th February at 8.30p.m.
  • MILLSTREET CAMOGIE CLUB: Thanks everyone who supported their recent Church Gate Collection. Annual General Meeting Tuesday 23rd at 8.30p.m. in Parish Centre.
  • MILLSTREET GRAMOPHONE CIRCLE: This month’s presentation will take place on Friday 19th at 8.15p.m. in The Canon O’Donovan Centre. Guest presenter: Maura Sheehan, Boherbue.
  • ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE: A course on Faith by Fr. Sean Sheehy on Wednesday 17th at 7.0p.m.; The Art of Balanced Living by Antoinette Dilworth on Saturday 20th Feb (10.00-4.00p.m.)
  • FAMILY FUN DAY IN GAA HALL this Sunday in aid of the 5th year students travelling to Lourdes this Easter. Commencing at 12 noon including the animal road show, giant games & much more
  • KERRY SAMARITANS will be recruiting new volunteers shortly. They will host an information evening in KDYS Killarney at 8.00p.m. next Wednesday.
  • LITTLE TREASURES PRE-SCHOOL: If you have booked your child in for the school year 2016/2017 please contact Rena (087) 9262842 to ensure we can accommodate each child.
  • Thought for this week: Wherever we are, it is our friends who make our world.

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