Fermoy Parish Newsletter
The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph
30th December 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: Tel: 087-2552276
The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: No offertory Collection this weekend.
Last weekend’s Door Collection €2671
The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours need help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Wednesday 6am to 7am,
Wednesday /Thursday 12 midnight to 1 am,
Friday 11am to 12 Noon Saturday 1pm to 2pm,
Saturday 2 pm to 3 pm, Saturday 4pm to 5pm
If you can cover any of these hours, please let Trish in the parish office know
Feast of The Epiphany: Sunday next 6th January is the Feast of The Epiphany_ A Holy day of Obligation. Vigil Mass for Feast day is at 7.30 pm on Saturday 5th In St Patrick’s Church. Masses on Sunday 6th are 8.30 am in the Queen of Peace Church and 10.30 am & 12 noon in St Patrick’s Church.
1st Friday: 4th January is the first Friday of January. Mass in St Patrick’s Church at 10am & 7.30pm.
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
Diocesan Directory 2019: The Diocesan directory is available to buy at a cost of €3 from the parish Office from Wednesday 2nd January
Church Door Collector’s: Thanks to Group two who collected for the month of December Group Three can take up duty next weekend the 6th January 2019
Blood Donation Clinic|: Fermoy Marts, Wednesday 5pm to 8.30pm.Thursday 3to 5pm & 7to 9pm on the 2nd & 3rd January The New Year Classical Concert: With Aidan Duggan (piano),
Orison Carlile (tenor), Gormfhaith Ní Shíocháin Ní Bheoláin (piano) and special guest Grace Coughlan (cello): 4 Jan, 7.30 pm, Fermoy Community Youth Centre (ballroom). Booking and further information: email@example.com or 086-3088134. Tickets €10.
Fermoy Senior Citizens Association’s Christmas Party in the Rowing Club Fermoy on Sunday 13th January at 1.30 pm. Four course Christmas dinner will be served followed by dancing to the music of Mr Declan Aungier. Tickets cost €15 to include entry to the raffle. For tickets please contact Frances 086 8762355 selling on a first come/first sold basis
Foróige: Registration for Foróige’s New Book club for 12-17 year olds will take place on Tuesday 8th January from 3.30-7.30pm. The book club will meet once a month either Saturday or Tuesday. Please contact Emma for more information on 086-4134777 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Adult Afternoon Painting classes at Visions School of Art, Cork: Tuesday & Thursday afternoons, 2:30-4:30pm; Tuesdays is acrylic painting & Thursdays is oil painting; Courses start week beginning 7th January. €130/8-week course. Email Andrew at: email@example.com
Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 2nd January in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome
HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE: Walk in the footsteps of Jesus This trip of a lifetime (fully guided) August 21st -29th 2019. Highlights include: A boat trip on the Sea of Galilee, visits to Nazareth, Cana, Jericho, The Dead Sea, Jerusalem, The Mount of Olives, Bethlehem, Bethany etc. Includes: Return flights ex Cork, a daily programme, entrance fees, 4* Hotels, dinner bed and breakfast throughout. Spiritual Director Fr Christy Fitzgerald. Contact MAP Travel 01-8783111 or Jim Keogh Mobile 087 2678793.
The All Ireland Rosary Rally For Faith & light: Will be held on Tuesday 1st January in Merrion Sq Dublin at 12pm. Please support this prayer day for Ireland at this critical time by your presence or visiting the adoration Chapel to pray for its success
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