Newsletter Sunday 11th February

Newsletter Sunday 11th February

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

11th February 2018


Fermoy parish office Tel 025 30856

Opening times 9.30 am to 12 Midday

 Priest on Sick Call Duty: Fr Brian Boyle

Tel: 087-2552276

The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Parish Reserve Fund

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1560

Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1580

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

Tuesday 10 am to 11am only for a short while

Wednesday 4am to 5am for 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th March only

Thursday 3pm to 4 pm

  • Friday Night/ Saturday morning 12 midnight to 1 am/urgently needed

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

Saturday 4pm to 5 pm

Saturday 5 pm to 6 pm

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

   Cloyne Lourdes Annual Mass for the Feast of Our lady of Lourdes: Bishop William Crean will be in attendance for the 7.30 Mass on Monday 12th February. All welcome                                                                                                      

 Parish Radios: If anyone would have a parish radio that they are no longer using, it would be great if they could be returned as there is some people looking for a radio. Thanks                                                             

 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

Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 14th February in The Blue Nuns at 8.15pm. All Welcome                                                                

St Padre Pio Prayer group: The February Mass and Novena prayers will take place in St Patrick’s Church Fermoy on Tuesday 13th February at 7.30 pm. All welcome. The petition box will be in the usual place. The last of the St Padre Pio calendars will be on sale €2 each

Old Kilcrumper Graveyard Friends Association : Coffee Morning in aid of Old Kilcrumper Graveyard Friends Association on Saturday 17th February 10.30 to 1pm at Fermoy Bridge Club, 3 Mill Road,

Ash Wednesday:  Wednesday next 14th February is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of The Season of Lent. During Lent, there will be an extra morning Mass in St. Patrick’s Church at 7.45am Monday to Friday. This extra Mass will commence on Ash Wednesday.  Queen of Peace Church: Mass at 9.30 am on wed 14th Feb Ashes will be blessed at all Masses

Trócaire boxes: Are available at the back of the church, so please take home and the you will raise will help to make a world of difference to those who needs it

Cork Scripture Group; anyone interested in Scripture: Title The Gospel of Mark: Facilitators: Mons Ned Goold, Marian Mortell, Fr Seán O Sullivan & Phil Mortell. Mondays 19th, 26th Feb, 5th & 12th March   7.30 to 9.30 in Scala Centre Blackrock Saturday Workshop: Gospel Perspectives on family facilitated by Jessie Rodgers sat 24th FEB 10 am to 1 pm in Sacred Heart hall, western rd. Cork. Cost €50 for 4 nights & Saturday work. To book a place phone 021 4295144 before 12th Feb                                                                                                                           

 Pro-life Canvassing workshop: Hosted by Family & Life, will take place in the parish centre Doneraile Saturday 17th February. Starting at 12pm, please bring a lunch, tea/coffee will be provided. All welcome. For details contact Chris 085 2392207                                                                                                                   

 Fermoy Field Club lecture: Fermoy Field Club. Lecture by Dr Dagmar O’Riain-Raedel: “A ‘Wild Goose’ and a Scholar in the Habsburg Empire – Tadhg O’Mulrian (died Belgrade 1737).” Grand Hotel, on Wednesday 14 February at 8 p.m. Admission €5 (members €3).

 Fermoy Pioneers: Are you giving up Alcohol this year for Lent? Perhaps it is something you do every year. Perhaps you have never done it before and may consider it this year.   Why not take the Pioneer Temporary Lenten Pledge. You will receive an emblem and registration card.   Register online at or contact your local Pioneer centre, Catherine on 025 31519. Emer at 086 8459439.


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