Newsletter Sunday 5th June

Newsletter Sunday 5th June

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

10th Sunday in ordinary time

5th 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: Diocesan purposes

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1563

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1847

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 5 pm to 6 pm      &    Saturday 7 pm to 8 pm       

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

Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 8th June in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome.

Annual Pilgrimage to knock with St Joseph’s Young Priests Society: Will take place on Saturday 25th June 2016. Bus leaving Pearse Sq. at 7 am & arriving back at approx. 10 pm.   Booking at the Book Shop Pearse Sq. For further information contact Catherine 086/3383626, Bernie 086/0301334 or Joan 025/31983

Medjugorje 2016: Marian Pilgrimage to Medjugorje 2016 takes place on 31st August 2016. Cost €699. Departing cork contact Mamie Garde 087 6328113 or 021 4631536.

Fermoy Geriatrics Association: (Cluain Dara Day Care Centre) are currently recruiting volunteer bus drivers. All applicants should have an up to date PSV licence. If interested please contact Theresa in Cluain Dara on 025 33315 for information.

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

Gaelscoil de hÍde Summer Fete: School Fete will take place on Sunday 12th June. A great family day out with something for all ages. Wheel of fortune, Country markets stall, Cake sale, Hook a duck, Lucky Mug, and Best dressed Doll/Teddy, Photo Booth & many more attractions. Please Support.

Fermoy Flower and Garden Club.   The June meeting will take place in the Adair Hall on Tuesday 7th June at 8pm.  There will be a flower demonstration by AOIFA demonstrator and teacher Eileen O’Brien entitled “Summer Time Treasures.   Competition Cacti/succulent 20cm pot.  Horticulture 3 stems variegated foliage.  Cup and Saucer flower arrangement.  Names taken for July 5th outing to Wexford.

Higher Certificate in Business for Mature Students: Aged 23 or over, 2 academic years, Monday to Friday 9am – 2pm.commencing in September 2016. Applicants  apply online at Contact Louise Byrne, T: 021 433 5806 closing date for applications: Friday 17th June 2016.                                                                                                                                 Pilgrimage to Knock and Lough Derg: August 22nd-24th, 3 day All in Package includes visit to Knock, day retreat on Lough Derg, Coach for 3 days, Breakfasts, Evening meals and Accommodation in Bundoran. Early booking is advised due to waiting lists from previous pilgrimage in May. Deposit secures booking. Contact Cormac O’Connor Coach Tours on 023-8849196, 087-6167835

Fermoy Active Retirement. – Film – Older than Ireland: THE FILM tells the story of a hundred years of a life as seen through the eyes of thirty Irish centenarians, from their birth at the dawn of Irish Independance to their life in modern day Ireland. Takes place on Wednesday 8th June in Fermoy Youth centre at 2.30 pm. Admission €3. All Welcome.

Fr Aquin Casey Silver Jubilee Anniversary of Priestly Ordination: We congratulation Fr Aquin on reaching 25 years in the priesthood. As a parish we will be celebrating this great achievement on Friday 10th June.  Concelebrated Mass will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Church Fermoy at 7.30 pm. Refreshments will follow in the Corrin Events centre (Cork Marts).All are very welcome to this very special occasion. If any person would require a lift on Friday night from St Patrick’s Church to The Corrin Events Centre please contact Trish in the parish office before  Wednesday 8th June  tel 025 30856.


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