Newsletter Sunday 14th January 2018

Newsletter Sunday 14th January 2018

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

14th January 2018

Parish Website:

Fermoy parish office Tel 025 30856

Opening times 9.30 am to 12 Midday

 Priest on Sick Call Duty: Fr Hehir Tel: 087-2552276

The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Parish Reserve Fund

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1705

Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1566

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel:  The following hours needs help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.

Tuesday 6am to 7am.

Thursday 3pm to 4 pm

Friday Night/ Saturday morning 12 midnight to 1 am

Friday morning 2 am to 3 am & 3 am to 4 am, these hours just need back up

Saturday 5 pm to 6 pm

If you can cover any of these hours, please let Trish in the parish office know   

Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 17th January in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome

Diocesan Directory 2018: The Diocesan directory is available to buy at a cost of €3 from the parish Office


 Items of a Religious or Community Nature are welcome for this Parish Newsletter.  Notices should be given in by Wednesday Afternoon to The Parish Office (Tel 025-30856) or email

Fermoy Active Retirement: Group Meeting will take place on Wednesday 17th January at 2.30 pm in Fermoy Youth centre. Guest speaker on the day Nutritionist from Pharma-nord speaking on the benefits of Vitamin D in our Diet. All members welcome.                                                          

Singing for the Brain: returns on Wednesday 17th January 2018.  This is an open weekly session where we use singing to bring people from all walks of life together in a friendly and stimulating environment; it provides a unique opportunity for people to come together and enjoy music and socialise with others in the community.  No musical experience is necessary!  Singing for the Brain takes place on Wednesday afternoons from 2.30 – 4.00pm in the HSE Saint Frances Day Centre on Rathealy Road, Fermoy.  If you would like to get further information please contact Fermoy Community Health Worker, Jacinta McCormack on 085 8742320.

Everyday God Invitation: To a meditative and peaceful space where people can experience stillness, presence and spiritual wellbeing…Through meditation, music, visualisation and prayer we will explore and recognise the gentle and loving presence of God in our everyday lives, events and relationships.  In the Blue Nuns Parish Centre Monument hill on the 4th Monday of every month starting Monday 22nd January 2018, from 8 pm to 9.30 pm .Tea/Coffee and biscuits served. Facilitator Noreen Joyce Tel 025 36469. A small donation towards running expenses appreciated. Everyone welcome and bring a friend

The Annual collection for flowers for The Altars for both St Patrick’s Church & Queen of Peace Church: Will take place on Sunday next the 21st January 2018.This collection is to supply flowers for both Churches throughout the year. Please support this great work that the Altar society do in having the church beautifully decorated at all times especially just like Christmas gone. 

Week of Prayer For Christian Unity: prayers will take place on Sunday 21st January in St Patrick’s Church at 2.30 pm, followed by a parade to both the Presbyterian Church and Church of Ireland. For information contact Ian 087 8522574

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