Newsletter Sunday 11th October

Newsletter Sunday 11th October

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

11th October 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 Hehir Tel 087- 2552276

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

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1613

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1327

Offertory Collection Sunday 18th October: will be for the Missions

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

 Monday 3 pm to 4 pm                  Tuesday 10 am to 11 am, 

Wednesday 5 am to 6 am             Wednesday 1 pm to 2 pm,

Thursday 11 am to 12 noon,            Saturday 2  pm to 3 pm                     

  Tuesday 10 pm to 11 pm (only for 4 weeks from 20th October). If you can cover any of these hours, even for a short time please let one of the priests know

St Padre Pio Prayer Group: The October Mass and Novena Prayers will take place at St Patrick’s church, Fermoy on Tuesday the 13th October at 7.30pm. Everyone welcome. This Mass will be celebrated by Fr Joe Nagle O.F.M cap from Holy Trinity Friary cork, Fr Nagle will bless people after the Mass with a first class Relic of St Pio. The petition box will be in the usual place at the back of the church.  Volunteers always needed for the offertory Procession.

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

Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Next meeting Wednesday 14th October in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome.

Community Text Alert Meeting: Community alert scheme is being setup to help inform people of Fermoy and the surrounding townlands to any suspicious activity in the area. Meeting will take place on Monday 12th October in the Resource Centre at 8.15 pm. A member of the Garda will attend to speak about how the scheme will be run.

Urgent Appeal from Children’s liturgy Group: Unfournately 4 of our adult leaders have stepped down for various reasons & at the moment we are unable to continue with our Children’s Liturgy on Sunday mornings. Therefore, we are urgently appealing for new adults to come on board & help out. We have been in operation since 2001. It would be a pity if it came to an end now. We work in groups of 3 adults on a 5 week rota during the school term.  If you are interested please contact Siobhan 086 3354727 or Patricia 086 1067298. You can leave a message with the Parish Secretary or any of the Priests. We will be delighted to hear from you.

Cork ETB Adult Education Centre, Rathealy Road, Fermoy: Family learning Course, You are your child’s first & most important teacher! This course focuses on learning through play & home activities. Starting soon in Fermoy.Contact Ruth on 086 8238758 for more details.

Parish Council: Anyone interested in becoming a member of the Parish Council please contact either any present member of the council, any of the priests, or the parish office for details.  Also required volunteers to assist the parish Council once or twice a year.                                                                                    

Station List for week 11th to 17th October   

Area 4: St Colman’s park, Lynch Tce, St Mary’s Tce, Richmond Hill,, Uplands & Baile Ard on Tuesday 13th October in the Blue Nuns Convent at 8 pm.                                                                                             

Area 9:Chapel Sq., Chapel Hill, Quarry Lane, McDonagh Tce, O Connell Pl, Briscoe tce,Larchwood manor on Tuesday 13th October in the Blue Nuns Convent at 8 pm.                                                                                  

Area 10: Cork rd., St Patricks Ave, John Anderson Pl, Parnell Tce, Duntahane, Duntaheen Pk on Tuesday 13th October in the Blue Nuns Convent at 8 pm.                                                                                                

Area 19: Strawhall at the home of Deirdre & Pat Magner at 8pm.            

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