Fermoy Parish Newsletter
2nd Sunday of Easter
1st May 2011
This Newsletter is on the Web: www.mylocalnews.ie cork fermoy
Priest on Sick Call Duty: Fr. Eugene Baker
Phone 025-33507 087-2552276
Offertory Collection this weekend is The First Sunday Collection for Diocesan Religious Purposes.
Offertory Collection next weekend is for The Parish Reserve Fund.
Friday is the First Friday of the Month of May. Additional Mass on Friday at 9.30 am., Our Lady Queen of Peace Church.
Please note there are N0 CONFESSIONS on Thursday 5th May.
The following Hours of Adoration need to be covered in The Blessed Sacrament Chapel in Fermoy. 3.00 am to 4.00 am early Monday morning and 11.00pm to 12.00 midnight on Tuesday Night. If anyone can cover either of these hours even for a short while, please let one of the priests know.
Monday 2nd May is a Bank Holiday. Morning Mass on Monday will be at 10.00am. Masses for the rest of the week will be at the usual times of 7.45am & 7.30pm Tuesday to Friday and 10.00am Saturday.
Childrens Liturgy will resume after their Easter Break on next Sunday 8th May at the 10.30am Mass.
St. Joseph’s Young Priestsâ€™ Society will meet at 2.15 pm on Wednesday 4th May in the Resource Centre. New faces always welcome.
ANNUAL CLOYNE DIOCESAN PILGRIMMAGE to KNOCK takes place this year on Sunday next 8th May. A bus will travel from Fermoy as usual. Bus leaves Pearse Square at 7.00am. A few seats are still remaining to be filled. open. To book a place contact any member of Fermoy Legion of Mary. Further details from Maura telephone 086-1231368 or Mary 087-6374802.
The next event marking our Bi-Centenary Year will be on Sunday May 15th when Christ Church Fermoy will host a Garden Fete in The Grounds of Ballyvolane House, Castlelyons. Time 2.00 to 5.00pm. This promises to be a wonderful afternoon of fun for all the family to enjoy in the wonderful grounds of Ballyvolane House.
Fermoy & District Active Retirement Association: Monthly meeting will be held on Wednesday 4th May at 2.30pm at The Community Youth Centre, Ash Quay Fermoy. Sr. Brigid Finucane, LCM, Monument Hill will speak on â€˜ Celebrating the Gift of Yearsâ€™.
During this time of Bealtaine, we are invited to embark on a creative journey to explore new interests or discover hidden talents.
Names will also be taken for a Day-Trip to The Jameson Heritage Centre, Midleton and to Griffin’s Garden Centre, Dripsey on 18th May.
All are welcome.
DIVINE MERCY Novena began on Good Friday.
Divine Mercy Devotions on Sunday 1st of May in St. Patrick’s Church Fermoy 2.45pm to 4.00pm. Everyone welcome. Programme Consists of:
Exposition of The Blessed Sacrament.Chaplet of Divine Mercy.Rosary,Confessions.
Veneration of The Divine Mercy Image.
Devotions will be conducted by Fr. Donal Broderick.
Notices of a Religious or Community Nature are welcome for this Parish Newsletter. Notices should be given to Fr Aquin Casey by Thursday afternoon, for the following weekend’s newsletter. Telephone 025-31414. e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
We pray for those who died recently:
Bill Freeman St. Patrick’s Avenue.