Newsletter 3rd July

Newsletter 3rd July

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

4th Sunday of Easter

3rd July 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 P.J O Driscoll Tel 087 2552276

 The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Diocesan Purposes 

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1640

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €2238


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,    

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

Annual Mass in the Cemeteries for Fermoy: The Annual Mass in the Fermoy area for the cemeteries will take place on Tuesday 12th July at 8.15pm in Kilcrumper old Graveyard.

Cloyne Diocesan Pioneers: 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.


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

MITCHELSTOWN PASTORAL PARISH COUNCIL: Are organising a trip to the Holy door at St Colman’s Cathedral Cobh on Saturday July 09th to celebrate the Year of Mercy. The day will include:- Mass in St Colman’s Cathedral, tour of Cathedral and the Holy Door, Refreshments, free time in Cobh, 3 course meal and return coach.  The bus will leave Mitchelstown at 8.30am returning at 7.30pm.  Pick up in Fermoy can be arranged. The cost for the day is €30 and is payable upon booking at Mitchelstown Parish Office by July 08th.

Fermoy lions Club annual Midsummer Bar-B-Que: In aid of Chernobyl Children’s group, and special Needs Support Group Fermoy. At the Forge Bar and Restaurant, on Sunday July 10th from 5 pm to 9 pm. Music and entertainment guaranteed. Adults €10, Children €2. All welcome.

The Irish Cancer Society’s ‘Volunteer driver Service: Is currently seeking volunteer drivers to drive local patients to and from their chemotherapy treatments. We are looking for volunteers from all over North Cork to pick local patients up at their homes, drive them to the door of the hospital, pick them up again when they are finished their treatment and bring them home. The service is free to the patient and all drivers’ expenses are paid. Telephone Rebecca on 01 2316 642 or email

FERMOY COMHALTAS CEOLTÓIRÍ ÉIREANN wish to announce that their annual summer show SEISIÚN will run from Monday 4th July for seven weeks in the Adair hall. The show will have its usual mix of music, song and dance with refreshments served at the interval.

Special Olympics Club: After an initial meeting with Special Olympics Development Officer Sandra O Donoghue, we are now looking for interested members of the community to volunteer their time or become active committee members of a new Special Olympics Club.Volunteers and Committee members are essential to the formation of this club. Please contact MLC on 025 52102 to register your interest on or before the Saturday the 30th of July 2016.

The Crystal Project: The community dementia project in north Cork, led by the HSE, are currently looking for volunteers in the area. We are on the lookout for kind, caring and dependable people to join our team of social volunteer visitors. If you are interested in volunteering with the project or would like to find out more about what we do: Phone: Christine O’Riordan 086-0255205 / Sheena Cadoo 086-7871818

Lost Gold Chain: Lost Gold Initial chain on Sunday 26th June in the vicinity of St Patrick’s Church. If found please contact the Parish Office at 025 30856.


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