Newsletter Sunday 26th June

Newsletter Sunday 26th June

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

13th Sunday in ordinary time

26th June 2016

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 Cloyne Diocesan Retired Priests:

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1585

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €2716

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

Tuesday 1 am to 2 am                 Thursday 11 am to 12 noon,        

Thursday 3 pm to 4 pm               Thursday 5 pm to 6 pm,         

Saturday 7 pm to 8 pm,           Sunday 8 pm to 9 pm  for a short while &

Thursday 8am to 9am for the months of July & August                

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

1st Friday: 1st July is the first Friday of July Mass in Queen of Peace at 9.30am.Confessions on Thursday 30th  June 12 to 1pm in St Patrick’s

Friday/Saturday – Vigil of Reparation in Adoration Chapel. Starts 8.3o p.m. to 1.30 a.m. Mass at 12 Midnight. All welcome 

Cloyne Diocesan Pioneers:  Annual Mass for the Cloyne Diocesan Pioneers of The Sacred Heart will be held in Cobh Cathedral on Friday 1st of July at 7.30pm., kindly hosted by the Cobh Pioneer Centre. Light refreshments served. All are welcome. The Annual Matt Talbot; International Pioneer Association Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine for the Cloyne Diocesan Pioneers of The Sacred Heart will be held on Sunday 17th of July 2016.Bus leaving Fermoy at 7.00am. Non Pioneers welcome. Names to Mary at 086 0898191, Julie at 086 1970043 or Emer at 086 8459439.                                                                               Afternoon Tea Garden Party: Will be held at the home of Anthony and Marian Prendergast, Glenarousk, this Sunday, 26th June from 2-5pm. All proceeds to Edith Wilkins Street Children Foundation India. Tickets available on the day.

Fermoy Musical Society: Are holding a Workshop with the creative team of their upcoming production Hot Mikado, on Tuesday, 28th June, 2016 7.30pm – 9.30pm at Fermoy Community Youth Centre. It is strongly recommended that all those interested in joining the cast of Hot Mikado (as principals or chorus members) attend. This workshop will introduce the style of music and choreography. The team will also offer advice and assistance on audition preparation and provide audition scripts on the night. Further information available on the FMS Facebook page or contact Alison Beresford 086-0615499

Fermoy Active Retirement. Group meeting on wed next 29th June at 2.30 pm in Fermoy Youth Centre. Guest speaker on the day- Seamus Fox, Genealogist

Silver Jubilee Celebrations: I would sincerely like to say a huge Word of Thanks to each and everyone who joined with me in celebrating my Silver Jubilee of Ordination. To all who attended The Mass of Thanksgiving in St. Patrick’s Church, Fermoy on Friday 10th June. To Sr. Nuala & Gerry Condon for proclaiming The Word of God and Maura Cronin for announcing The Prayers of the Faithful. To Bridie Dorgan & Joan Crowley for presenting the offertory gifts. To the altar-servers   under the guidance of Michael Hanley. To Philip Dunphy.  To St. Patrick’s Altar Society for the magnificent floral arrangements which added so much to the occasion. And finally to the Parish Choir, their director Deirdre Foley and organist Aileen Howard for making the celebration the celebration it was with their incredible singing and music.

I would also like to say how much I enjoyed the social evening that followed at The Corrin Events Centre. I would like to thank Catherine Dorgan and her staff who went to such lengths to make sure everything went so well. I would to thank those who provided the musical entertainment. The Speakeasy Jazz Band; Fermoy Comhaltas and The Fermoy Musical Society with Deirdre Foley and Ciaran O’ Connor. I would like to say a special word of thanks to Catherine Morrisson for the wonderful Jubilee Cake that she baked and decorated.  I would like to thank the committee of Bridie Dorgan, Joan Crowley and Fr. P.J. who organised the Jubilee Celebrations.

Finally my sincerest thanks for all your good wishes and generosity.

May God bless you all.         Fr. Aquin.




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