First Sunday of Advent
29th November 2020
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: millstreet @dioceseofkerry.ie www.dioceseofkerry.ie
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS
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:
RECENT DEATHS: Donal McSweeney, Knocknageeha; John Anthony O’Sullivan, Ballydaly; Josie Healy, Church Street & England.
Anniversaries: Denis Murphy,Gurranecarney (Month’s Mind); Margaret O’Byrne, West End; Garrett Hickey, West End; Joan Healy, Minor Row; Philip Cronin & Sheila O’Callaghan, Pound Hill; Denis O’Shea, Pound Hill; Julia & John C. O’Leary, Adrivale; John & Norrie Guerin, Ballydaly; Maura, Tom & the deceased members of the Cronin family, Knockduff; Peggy Cronin, Cullen; Jackie & Mary Anne Murphy, Laharn East, Boherbue; Nora Burke, Kilnamartyra; Marty Healy, Carriganima; Anna Dimmock, Aubane & London.
THE FOLLOWING IS THE SCHEDULE OF MASSES FOR THE WEEK – FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING MASS WILL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
SUNDAY 29th November: Denis O’Rahilly, Murphy’s Terrace at 11.30a.m.
No Mass on Monday 30th November
TUESDAY 1st December: Mass for Private Intentions at 10.00a.m
WEDNESDAY 2nd December: Mass for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.
THURSDAY 3rd December: Mass for William O’Brien, Nohovaldaly at 10.00a.m.
FRIDAY 4th December: Mass for R.O.C.S. at 10.00a.m.
SATURDAY 5th December : Mass for Frank & Margaret Reen, Main Street at 6.30p.m.
SUNDAY 6th December: Mass for Denis & the deceased members of the Cashman Family, Tullig; John B. “The Shamrock” Murphy, West End.
ALTAR SOCIETY for 6th & 13th December: Group A
Broadcast of Mass on Cork Music Station will continue until
the Live Streaming Service begins.
SEASON OF ADVENT
This weekend we begin the season of Advent which is a time of waiting for the great event – the coming of Christ. Pope Francis has described the Advent season as a time of conversion to make space in one’s heart for Christ to come and fill it with joy. Vigilance, he continued, means “paying attention to our neighbor in difficulty and allowing their need to draw us in, without waiting for him or her to ask us for help.” May we continue to be vigilant to the needs of our family members, our neighbours and our community as we journey through these challenging times. [read more …] “Millstreet Parish Newsletter 29th November 2020”