Parish Newsletter – 26th June 2016

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 26th June 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:

Mass Intentions this Week-end:
Saturday 25
th June:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m
. Sheila McSweeney, Murphy’s Terrace
Sunday 26
th June:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.
Breda Hickey, Claraghatlea Cullen 10.15 a.m. John Fleming, Cullen
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Mary Sheehan, Tanyard Wood

Anniversaries: Nelius Guerin, Balldaly; Neily O’Leary, West End; Catherine Cronin, Dooneen; John D. Murphy, Lisnaboy.

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 2nd July:

Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Dominic & Mary Ann Cronin, Knockduff

Sunday 3rd July:

Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Nora Horgan, Ballydaly

Cullen 10.15a.m. Bridget Hickey, Mologhroe

Millstreet 11.30 a.m. John Kelleher, Lackabawn & the deceased members of the Kelleher Family.


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

Mass on Monday for Neily O’Leary, West End at 7.30p.m.

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

Mass on Wednesday for James & Joan Daly, The Bridge, at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday for Charles & Hannah Barry, Murphy’s Terrace at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday for Jack & Joan Healy, Minor Row 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.

Rotas for Next Weekend 2nd/3rd July







6.30 p.m.

Catriona Kelleher

Group D

11.30 a.m.

Eileen O’Sullivan


9.00 a.m.

Ann Marie Murphy

Group C


10.15 a.m.

Marie Morley

Group D

CULLEN CHURCH: Collector for next weekend (3rd July): Dan O’Sullivan

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Daniel, Ellie Mai & Tadgie O’Keeffe, Cullen.

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.

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

DIOCESAN COLLECTION next weekend (2nd/3rd July): Sick & Retired Priests

BALLYDALY DIOCESAN COLLECTOR: Sunday 3rd July: Josephine Kiely

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS: Fitzgerald will make calls for the month of July during the coming week.

MILLSTREET CHURCH COLLECTORS for month of July: Group 2. Vigil Mass: J. Sheehan, M. Lane, M.Cahill & Mgt Corkery. 11.30a.m. Mass: J.B. Kelleher, P.O’Connor, J. Buckley, N. Twomey & J. O’Mahony

Community Notices

  • THANK YOU to everyone who supported last week’s Church Gate collection for the Courtmacsheery Lifeboats. Total collected: €1,575.00

  • CULLEN COMMUNITY CENTRE: Thank you to all who contributed to the success of the recent Race night – sponsors, homeowners, those who turned up on the night and the Fleming’s Bar for hosing the event.

  • CULLEN & DISTRICT SPECIAL NEEDS ASSOCIATION: Annual Harvest Afternoon Laitiarian Sunday 24th July.

  • BLOOD DONOR CLINIC: Monday 27th June at Green Glens Millstreet between 5.00 & 8.30p.m.

  • DROMTARIFFE PARISH WALK will take place on next Thursday 30th June leaving from Clonbanin Cross at 7.30p.m. (weather permitting). All welcome

  • TRALEE DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP will hold a meeting in the Rose Hotel, Tralee on next Thursday at 7.30p.m.

  • GLENSTAL ABBEY: “Gift yourself a day away” – Tuesday 5th or Wednesday 6th July at the Annual Ladies Retreat. Rev. Henry O’Shea will lead for the day. To book a place (061) 621005 or email: <email>

  • KERRY SMARITANS: The Samaritans are always contactable day and night, via the free call number 116 123.

  • GNEEVEGUILLA ATHLETIC CLUB: Annual 1 mile road race series 2016. Wednesday 29th June – Barraduff, Shronedraugh Road at 8.00p.m. Further details: T.J. O’Donoghue (064) 7756309

  • CONFERENCE FOR YOUNG CATHOLICS (18-35): in Maynooth College between 8th & 10th July. Register at


Thought for the week ahead:
Life is not measured by the breath’s you take but
by the moments that take your breath away


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