Fermoy Parish Newsletter
4th Sunday of lent
11th March 2018
Fermoy parish office Tel 025 30856
Priest on Sick Call Duty: Fr Aquin Casey Tel : 087-2552276
The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Parish reserve Fund
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1425
Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1553
The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours need help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Thursday 7pm to 8 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
Parish council members: Envelopes for Spring Station & Easter are ready for collection the parish office for distribution. Thanking you for your continued support.
St Padre Pio Prayer group: The March Mass and Novena prayers will take place in St Patrick’s Church Fermoy on Tuesday 13th March at 7.30 pm. All welcome. The petition box will be in the usual place.
Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 14th March in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome
St. Patrick’s Day 2018: Saturday next 17th March is St. Patrick’s Day, The Feast of our National Apostle & Patron Saint, A HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION. THE Vigil Mass of St. Patrick will be at 7.30 on Friday 16th in St. Patrick’s Church. Masses on Saturday 17th will be at 8.30am in The Queen of Peace Church and at 10.30am and 12noon & 7.30 pm in St. Patrick’s Church.
Morning Mass Thursday 15th March: Morning Mass will take place at 7.45 am on Thursday 15th March as There will be no 10 am Mass on Thursday 15th March in St Patrick’s Church due to Confirmation taking place at 11 am in St Patrick’s Church
STATIONS OF THE CROSS on Corrin Hill: Each Sunday in lent at 3 o clock sharp. All welcome. Glanworth & Ballindangan 11th March
Gaelscoil De Híde Fermoy: Open night takes place on Wednesday 21st March. A welcome to all young people & their parents who will be starting school in September 2018 to view the school and meet with the staff.
Invitation: Are you considering your future path in life? If you would like to meet with the Loreto sisters in a relaxed environment at Loreto House, Beaufort, Rathfarnham on Saturday 14th April from 11 am to 3 pm. For further information tel 0863194597
Rosary at the Mass Rocks for life and faith: Join us on Sunday 18th March at 2.30pm at Carrig An Aifreann Fermoy to pray the rosary to ask our lady & deceased brethren, who gave their lives for faith, to intercede for Ireland, at this critical time in our history.
Christians Together: Christians of our three traditions invite you to walk with them in the St Patrick’s Day parade under the banner of Christian Unity
North Cork Bee keeps: free lecture on 13th March in Fermoy Resource Centre 7.45 to 9.45pm. Dr Mary Coffee will Lecture. Tel Bill O Shea 087 7737283
The Benedictine Monks: Rostrevor, invite men to an Easter Triduum Retreat from Holy Thursday 29th March to Easter Sunday 1st April. Please contact, Br Thierry 028 41739979
Fermoy Field Club: ‘Second-Level Education in Fermoy, Part II,’ series of short talks on Loreto Secondary School and two former schools: Fermoy College and the Christian Brothers Secondary School. Grand Hotel, on Wednesday 14 March at 8 p.m. Admission €5 (members €3). All welcome. North Cork Local Mental Health forum meeting will be held in the Fermoy Resource Centre, on Wednesday 14th March, 2018 from 7 -9pm.
List of stations for week 12th March to 16th March
Monday 12th March: Area 22; Clondulane & Careysville at 8pm in Clondulane Community Centre
Friday 16th March Area 21: labacally at 8pm in the home of Jerry & Mary Bermingham
Confirmation: Most Rev William Crean, D.D, Bishop of Cloyne will confirm the Boys and Girls of Bishop Murphy Memorial School N.S, Presentation N.S, Gaelscoil De hÍde & St Joseph’s at 11 am on Thursday 15th March. We wish all the Boys and girls a very happy and holy Confirmation.