Fermoy Parish Newsletter
2nd Sunday of lent
25th February 2018
Parish Website: www.fermoyparish.ie
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 Office/Parish Centre Expenses
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1600
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 21st & 28th March only
- 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 pmIf you can cover any of these hours, please let Trish in the parish office know
1st Friday: 2nd March is the first Friday of March. Mass in the Queen of peace at 9.30 am. Confessions on Thursday 1st March from 12 to 1pm in St Patrick’s Church
Divine Mercy Prayer Group: Meeting on Thursday 1st March in the Fermoy parish Centre Blue Nuns, at 8 pm. Praise, Song, Scripture, Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy. All welcome
Church Door Collector’s: Thanks to Group four who collected for the month of Feb Group one can take up duty next weekend the 4th March.
1st Friday/Saturday – Vigil of Reparation in Adoration Chapel. Starts 8.3o p.m. to 1.30 a.m. Mass at 12 Midnight. All welcome
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 28th February in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome
Women’s world day of Prayer Service: Will take place on Friday 2nd March at 8pm in the Fermoy/ Blue Nuns parish office.
Day of Praise, Worship and healing: with Maria Vadia & Fr John Keane. Will take place on Sun 4th march in Rochestown park hotel from 9.30 am to 7 pm. Rosary, high praise & worship, talks, Holy Mass, healing
Helpers needed for a door drop with helpful information to RETAIN THE 8TH AMENDMENT. Meeting each Tuesday in Fermoy Church car-park at 6. 30 pm Please come to keep Ireland free of abortion.
The Cork Simon Coffee Morning campaign: is taking place again this year in the month of March. Would you consider holding a Coffee Morning in aid of Cork Simon? For further information call 021 4321 166, Thank you
Fr John Keane coordinator of adoration for Preputial Eucharistic Adoration: in our dioceses is calling all adorers to a special hour of adoration on Tuesday 27th February at 8 pm in St Patrick’s Church Fermoy. Come in prayer & song for your intentions. N.B mass is held at 7.30 pm each weekday in St Patrick’s Church
STATIONS OF THE CROSS: Each Sunday in lent at 3 o clock sharp. All welcome. Mitchelstown & Ballygiblin 25th February 2018
Everyday God: evening of meditation, prayer& music on Monday 26th of February at 8pm in the Parish Centre (Blue Nuns) Fermoy. All welcome
Fermoy Musical Society are hosting a fashion show, with Cabaret, on Thursday 1st March, at The Corrin Event Centre. Tickets cost €15. Tickets available from any committee member for enquires call Alison: 0860615499, Katherine: 0861562782 or Vera 0863867406
Old Reading Glasses” Specs For the Third World”; Fermoy loins Club would be very grateful for unwanted Glasses for the next three weeks. They can be placed in a box at the back of both Churches. Please no cases or broken glasses.
The 2018 Walton Lecture, entitled Are Natural Disasters Acts of God? will be given by Professor Robert White of The University of Cambridge in Lecture Room WW5 in UCC at 7.30pm on the evening of Tuesday 20th March. The Annual Walton Lecture explores the interphase between faith and science and is named after Ireland’s only Physics Nobel Laureate, E.T.S. Walton.