Newsletter Sunday 13th September

Newsletter Sunday 13th September

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

13 September 2015

Parish Website:

Fermoy Parish Office Tel 025(30856)

Office Hours Monday to Friday 9.30am to 12 Noon

Priest on Sick Call Duty Fr Aquin Casey

 Tel: 087-2552276

The Offertory Collection this weekend is for:                  The Parish Reserve Fund

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1571

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1491


The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours needs covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.

Monday 6 am to 7 am, Wednesday 1 pm to 2 pm              

Thursday 11 am to 12 noon & Saturday 2 pm to 3 pm.       

If you can cover any of these hours, even for a short time please let one of the priests know.


Fermoy Legion of Mary:  The Annual Legion of Mary Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday 27th Sept 2015. Bus will leave Pearse Sq. at 7am sharp and return at 10pm. Bookings can be made through Mary 0876374802 or Maura 0861231368 or any member of the Legion of Mary          

In honour of the “THE EXALTATION OF THE CROSS”. Rosary will be recited by Canon Fitzgerald on Corrin hill at this Sunday the 13th of September. This is an annual event and all are 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

Volunteer Computer Tutors Wanted for over 55’s: Volunteers needed to support over 55’s learning basic computer skills. We’re not looking for experts, just people who know the basics and are happy to share this.  Classes in The Mill, Castletownroche on September 21st morning and afternoon.  If you are interested please contact Mary at 022/46584 or

FERMOY ACTIVE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION: Will hold a meeting on Wed Sept 16th at 2.30pm in the Youth and Community Centre, Ashe Quay. Mr. Sean Roche who specializes in management of mind and body health issues will share his knowledge with us at this meeting. A meeting not to be missed .Refreshments served.

Ireland’s Biggest Coffee Morning: A fundraising coffee morning is being hosted in Fermoy to raise funds for Marymount University Hospice next Thursday 17th September in the kitchen of Fermoy Community Resource Centre on McCurtain Street from 11am – 1pm.  For a €2 donation you can enjoy a cuppa & a chat with others in the community and together help raise much needed funds for Marymount Hospice.  As you may be aware Marymount University Hospice provides the specialist palliative care service for Cork City & County, which strives to meet the needs of patients and their families when illness is at an advanced

Mitchelstown prayer Group: “St Therese of Lisieux__A Saint for our Troubled Times”. A Day Retreat led by Fr pat Collins CM Saturday 19th September 2015_10am to 5pm, Town hall Mitchelstown. Enquires__ Michael 087 1506260 or Catherine 087 7727496. Talks, prayer, Praise & Bible Study, Confessions & Holy Mass. Bring your Bible & Packed lunch…

National Eucharistic Congress 2015:  The Irish Church will celebrate a National Eucharistic Congress on the weekend of 26th-27th September at knock Shrine. The Congress will serve both as a spiritual preparation for the 51st International Eucharistic Congress 2016 in Cebu next January & as an opportunity to focus on the Eucharistic communion. The National Eucharistic Congress, which is free of charge, will have a particular focus on Marriage & the Family as well as the Year of Consecrated Life & the upcoming Jubilee of Mercy. Further details at

Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Next meeting Wednesday 16th September in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome.


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