Fermoy Parish Newsletter
3rd Sunday of Easter
5th May 2019
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: Diocesan Purposes
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1446
Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1650
The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours need help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Tuesday 12 pm to 1pm/Back up with another person
Wednesday 12 Noon to 1pm, Wednesday 1pm to 2pm
Wednesday 9pm to 10pm, Friday 8am to 9am, Friday 7pm to 8pm
Saturday 1pm to 2pm, Saturday 4pm to 5pm,
If you can cover any of these hours, please let Trish in the parish office know. As the backup list is now empty, we request Adorers to ask friends/family to cover their hour while on Holidays
St Padre Pio Prayer Group: The May Mass and Novena Prayers will take place at St Patrick’s Church, Fermoy on Friday 10th May at 7.30 pm. The Petition Box will be in the usual place at the back of the Church.
Rosary for the month of May: Rosary 8pm each night during the month of May at grotto in Queen of Peace church Dublin Road.
Cloyne Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock: Sunday 12th May 2019. Bus will depart Parse Sq. Fermoy 7am sharp & return 10pm. Names to be given to Maura 086 1231368 or to any member of the legion of Mary. All Welcome
Relationship Workshop: A three hour workshop will address different aspects of relationships on Saturday 11th May in The Parish Centre (Blue Nuns) from 11am to 2pm. Cost €5 donation to Barnardos. Please contact Una 087 6263934 to book a place wish are limited
Fermoy & District Lourdes Invalids Fund: A Bingo night takes place Thursday 9th May in The Wagon Tavern at 8.30 pm. The raffle on the night will be for the Fermoy & district Lourdes invalid Fund. Please support.
Fermoy Musical Society: Will hold its AGM this Tuesday May 7th at 8.15 in Fermoy Youth Centre. Past, present & new members are all invited to attend. If you would like further information please call Michelle 0866623485
Fermoy Active Retirement: Group meeting will take place on Wednesday 8th May at 2.30 pm in Fermoy Youth Centre. Guest speaker Geraldine Hegarty Fabric & Interiors Fermoy. All Members welcome
Petition of saving the weir: A petition will be made available to sign to “Save the weir “next Saturday from 11am to 1pm outside Centra.
Fermoy flower and garden club: Will host Sheila Gilbert(Aoifa) to give a demonstration” The Merry Month of May” on Tuesday 7th May, in the Adair Hall at 8 PM. All welcome. Visitors €7.
AL homecare: Affordable Live-in Homecare provide live in carers for the elderly in your area. If you are looking for a live-in carer for your relative, please call Eileen or Tom today on 087 9916791. www.alhomecare.ie
Cork County Federation Muintir na Tire & Glanworth Community Council: invites members of your group to an evening of Information refreshments Music Song & Dancing, to Local Musicians. Glanworth Community Centre Wednesday 15th May at 7.30pm .RSVP with Numbers attending by May 8th
Fermoy Senior Citizen’s Association: will travel to Castleblaney Co Monaghan, the hometown Big Tom McBride for a two night trip from the 21st May to the 23rd May. Staying in the Glencarn Hotel, Castleblaney for two night’s dinner, B&B including night of dancing with breakfast and dinner. The Castle Arms Hotel in Durrow included en-route. Cost €285
Come & See! Vocations Retreat: A look into the life of priesthood. 18/19 May in St Patrick’s College Maynooth. See poster at the back of the Church
World Day of Prayer For Vocations: Sunday, May 12, “Good Shepherd Sunday.” The purpose of this day is to pub-lically fulfil the Lord’s instruction to, “Pray the Lord of the harvest to send labourers into his harvest” (Mt 9:38; Lk 10:2). Please pray that young men & women hear & respond generously to the Lord’s call to the priesthood, diaconate & religious life.
Knock & Lough Derg Retreat: Monday 20th May to Wednesday 22nd May. Mass in Glenstal abbey, Lough derg Retreat and visit to knock two nights’ accommodation with 2 evening meals. Limited places. Bookings until 8th May. Contact: Office: 023-8849196, Cormac 087-6167835 or Denise 087-7688561