Newsletter 6th march

Newsletter 6th march

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

 4th Sunday in Lent

6th March 2016

Parish Website:

Fermoy Parish Office Tel 025(30856)

 Priest on Sick Call Duty Fr Aquin Casey   Tel 087 2552276

 The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Diocesan Purposes

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1645

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1614

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

  Tuesday 8am to 9 am,                  Wednesday 1 pm to 2 pm,                        Thursday 10 am to 11 am         & Thursday 5 pm to 6 pm.        

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

Confessions: Celebrate the year of Mercy  with confessions all day Saturday 12th March from 10.30 am to 7 pm in St Patrick’s church

St Padre Pio Prayer Group: The 7.30 pm Mass on the 8th March will be offered for the happy repose of the soul of Sr Ursula Murphy who died recently in Dublin. Sr Ursula was a founding member of the St Padre Pio prayer Group. May she rest in peace

   St Vincent de Paul Conference:  Will be making a collection of good quality clothes & bric a brac at Masses  20th March. This collection is to help keep the shop in Fermoy supplied with good quality items. We would greatly appreciate your help & support in this venture. Plastic bags will be handed out next week the 13th & collected Sunday 20th at all Masses in this church. Thanks again for supporting the work we do.
Cope Foundation Fermoy: Annual Church gate collection will take place on next weekend 12th/ 13th March. Please support.

 St Vincent de Paul Fundraiser: Home improvement Design work Shop Wednesday 9th March 7.30 to 9 in Fermoy Credit Union by Gerry Condon Interior Architect.

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

Fermoy & District- Lourdes Invalid Fund: Are holding a Table Quiz on Friday 18th march at Fermoy GAA – Pitch & Putt Club at 8.30 pm. All proceeds will go towards helping those invalids travelling to Lourdes. Enquires to 087 2599106

 Accord Counselling: Accord offers a safe, professional & confidential process facilitating couples & individuals to explore, reflect upon & resolve difficulties in their marriage & relationship. For appointment please ring Jean 025/31899. Getting married_ for an approved Pre Marriage Course see

ACCORD, Diocese of Cloyne (Catholic Marriage Care Service) are recruiting Volunteers to train in presenting Marriage Preparation Courses, as part of a team. Benefits of this training include. A The opportunity to work in a National   Organisation .B Excellent personal development .C Develop presentation and group facilitation skills .D Certificate in Marriage Education, Accredited

Interested persons, please contact 025-31899 Monday – Friday 10 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.


Spring Stations Week Monday 7th March to Friday 11th March                                 

 Monday 7th March in the Blue Nuns Convent at 8 pm:Area 10: Cork Rd, St Patrick’s Ave, John Anderson Plc, Parnell Tce, Duntahane & Duntahane Pk

 Monday 7th March in Clondulane Community Centre at 8 pm Area 22: Clondulane & Careysville

Tuesday 8th March in the Queen of Peace Church at 8 pm.

Area 1: Pyke Rd, Cúlmona, Rathcarrig, Woodlawn, Crann Ard, St Joseph’s Sq, Dublin Rd, Wolfe Tone pk, Casement row & Colmcille st.                                  

  Area 6: Beechfield Est, Pike  Road Est & Rathealy

Area 11: Oliver Plunkett Hill, East Rathealy Rd, Rathealy Heights, Thomas St, Francis st, Brian Boru Sq & Bachelor’s walk

Area 14: Crough, knock, garrynoe & Boulabwee

Area 15: Isleclash & Mountrivers

Area 24; Acres & Castlehyde

Area 27: oliver Plunkett Hill west, Carrignagroghera, New Barrack rd, Church Hill & Castlehyde Rd.

 Wednesday 9th March in the Cluain Dara day centre at 8 pm.

Area 26: Corrin View, Cluain Dara & liam McGearailt Plc

Thursday 10th March in the Blue Nuns Convent at 8 pm.                                                        

Area16: Carrigabrick, Bellvue, Gearagh, Bettyville, Ballinafauna & Ballinveelig hosted by Gerard & Emmer Howard

Friday 11th March at 8pm     

Area 20: Ballyhindon at the home of John & Helen Hutton 

  Area 21: Labbycally at the home of John & Carmel McGrath

Area 25: Kilcrumper at the home of Eleanor Broderick



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