Fermoy Parish Newsletter
5th Sunday of lent
18th March 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 €1730
Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1540
The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours need help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Thursday 7pm to 8 pm Saturday 12noon to 1 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 pm 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
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.
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
Lector Rota: The Rota for all the masses can be collected from the sacristy or the office. Thanking you for your continued support
A special concert will take place in St Patrick’s Church, Fermoy: Sunday 25th March at 7pm. Fermoy Concert Band will be in concert with the renowned Killeagh Choir for an evening of beautiful & entertaining music. Tickets €10 adults & €5 children, on sale at St Patrick’s Church after all Masses this weekend, 17/18 March. Tickets available on the door on the night, or by messaging Fermoy Concert Band Facebook page.
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
STATIONS OF THE CROSS On Corrin: Each Sunday in lent at 3 o clock sharp. All welcome. Castletownroche & Ballyhooley 18th March
Fermoy active Retirement: Group meeting Wednesday 21st March at 2.30 pm in Fermoy youth centre. Two special events. Kay Murphy National president of Active Retirement Ireland & our Regional development officer Ann O Brien will speak. Easter bonnet Competition also take place. All members welcome.
The Benedictine Monks: Rostrevor, invite men to an Easter Triduum Retreat from Holy Thursday 29th March to Easter Sunday 1st April. “Prefer nothing to Christ, because he preferred nothing to you” Take time to reflect and consider your call, please contact, Br Thierry Tel 028 41739979
Gaelscoil De Híde Fermoy: Open night takes place on Wednesday 21st March 7pm to 8.30 pm. 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. Lourdes: 6 days in the Agena Hotel on Full Board from April 7th to 11th. A full Religious programme included, Spiritual Director is Fr. Michael O Hanlon. Contact Patsy Foley, Donoughmore on 021-7337159 or 087-6798810.
Castlelyons launch of “Mise an Mac san” In Community Centre Sunday March 18th at 3pm. Guest speakers Dr. Eamonn Cotter. All welcome Tel 087/1235203
List of Stations for week 19th to 23rd March
Monday 19th March: In St Patrick’s Church at 7.30pm
Area 2: Emmet st, Redmond St, Springfield & Mary Potter Crescent
Area 3& 5: Patrick St, Kent St, O Rahilly Row, Lisieux Villas, McCurtain St, Connolly St, Pearse Sq, Crowley Quay & Ashe Quay
Area 7: Clancy St, Devlin St & College Rd
Area 15: Isleclash & Mountrivers
Wednesday 21st March: In Cluain Dara Day Centre
Area 26: Corrin View Est & Cluain Dara
Thursday 22nd March: In St Patrick’s Church at 7.30 pm
Area: 1; Pyke Rd, Cúlmona, rathcarrig, Woodlawn, Crann Ard, St Joseph’sSq, Dublin Rd, wolfe tone Pk, Casement Row & Colmcille St
Area 6: Beechfield & Pike rd est & rathhealy
Area 8: McDermott Plc, marion Sq, St Bernards Plc & Brigid St
Area 14: Crough, Knock, Garrynoe & Boulabwee
Area 20: Ballyhindon
Area 24: Acres & Castlehyde
Friday 23rd March
Area 16; Carrigabrick, Bellvue, Gearagh, Bettyville, Ballinafaunna & Ballinveelig At the Home of John & Stephanie Flynn at 8pm
Area 18: Grange at the home of Bridget Harris at 8pm.