Fermoy Parish Newsletter
3rd Sunday of Easter
10th April 2016
Parish Website: www.fermoyparish.ie
Fermoy Parish Office Tel 025(30856)
Office Hours Monday to Friday 9.30am to 12 Noon
Priest on Sick Call Duty Fr P.J O Driscoll
Tel 087 2552276
The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Collection of the Lenten Trocaire Boxes.
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1655
Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1440
The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours needs help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Wednesday 7 am to 8 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
St Padre Pio Prayer Group: The April Mass and Novena Prayers will take place at St Patrick’s church, Fermoy on Tuesday the 12th April at 7.30pm. The petition box will be in the usual place at the back of the church. All welcome.
Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 13th April in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome.
Diocesan Directory: The Diocese of Cloyne Directory 2016 is available to purchase from the parish office and in the Sacristy.
Divine Mercy Prayer Group: Meeting on Thursday 14th April in the Blue Nuns, at 8.15 to 9.15 pm Praise, Song, Scripture and Chaplet of Divine Mercy. All 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
THE FERMOY COMMUNITY PRE-SCHOOL SITUATED IN COLLEGE ROAD: ARE HOLDING THEIR OPEN DAY TODAY. THE PRE-SCHOOL IS SÍOLTA ACCREDITED AND IS OFFERING TWO FREE YEARS FOR ALL PRE-SCHOOL AGED CHILDREN. ALL ARE VERY WELCOME!
Mitchelstown Darkness Into Light: Registration for Mitchelstown Darkness Into Light, Pieta’s flagship fundraiser, takes place on April 14th from 2-5pm in the Living Health Centre, Mitchelstown. Registration will also take place on Saturday April 23rd & 30th from 11-3pm at Tesco Mitchelstown. Please feel free to register online at www.dil.pieta.ie and follow us on Facebook at Mitchelstown darkness into light. Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you on May 7th, starting at 4.15am. Registration €15 for O.A.P., Students & Unemployed, €25 for all others, groups of 5 €20 each.
Is Forgiveness Possible? A course will take place on Saturday 30th April from 10 am to 3.30 pm in the Blue Nuns Parish Centre, Monument Hill, Fermoy. Special speaker will be Dr Kevin Egan from All Hallows College, Dublin City University. Places are limited & cost €15. For further information see poster at the back of the Church or contact Una Boland L.C.M. at 0876263934 or email UNABOLAND@YAHOO.IE. No relationship can survive without forgiveness.
Cloyne Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock: Will take place Sunday 8th May 2016. Bus will depart Parse Sq. Fermoy 7am sharp & return 10pm. Names to be given to Mary 087 6374802 or Maura 086 1231368 or to any member of the legion of Mary. This is an ideal Pilgrimage for the year of Mercy. All Welcome
Cope Foundation fundraising afternoon tea dance: Will take place in Fermoy Palace Dancehall on Sunday 17th April from 3-6pm. Music by Cathal and Teddy Barry. Light refreshments and raffle on the day. Please Support.
Medjugorje pilgrimage: June 1st to 8th. Midday flight from Cork. €679.00 fully inclusive. Spiritual Director Fr. Sean Crowley. 8 places still available. Contact Sean O’Shaughnessy 086 2959380. Organised through Joe Walsh Tours.
GAA Handball, Fermoy Handball: We wish the best of luck to the Fermoy members who are representing Cork in the All Ireland Finals U11 & U 13 against Kilkenny in Cavan. This is a first for the club if they win. Good luck