Newsletter Sunday 14th August

Newsletter Sunday 14th August

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

20th Sunday in ordinary Time

14th August 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: The Parish Reserve Fund

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1585

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1485

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         & Friday 6pm to 7 pm   

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

The 9th World Meeting of Families: Will take place in Dublin in 2018.The World Meeting of Families is the largest gathering of Catholic families and it celebrates family life and the Church’s commitment to support families. Three National Collections will be held taken up in 2016, 2017, and 2018 to meet these expenses. The first of these Collection’s will take place next weekend 21st August in Fermoy Parish. Please support


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

Carraig an Aifrinn, Fermoy Church Gate Collection:

The annual church gate collection for the maintenance, upkeep and insurance of the Penal Days Mass Rock at Carraig an Aifrinn, Fermoy will be held on Monday 15th August at all Masses in Fermoy.  Without insurance cover public access to the site would have to be withdrawn.  Your generous support would be greatly appreciated as this collection is the committee’s sole source of funding.   Bígí chomh fial agus is féidir. 

Coffee Morning to help Caoilin O Meara travel with Hope Foundation: A Coffee morning will take place in The Resource Centre Fermoy on Tuesday 16th August from 11 am to 1 pm. It is in aid of the Hope Foundation. Caoilin O Meara is in the hope of travelling to Kolkata with Hope in March.

Carraig an Aifrinn Devotions: The traditional devotions at Carraig an Aifrinn knockananig will be held on Sunday 21st August at 4.00 p.m.

Haulie Murphy Tractor Run in aid of Cope Fermoy & Fermoy Community Hospital: Sunday 21st August Registration starting at 11 am in Glanworth. For Details contact Ciaran 086 3497730. Please support.

Maranatha Ecumenical Prayer Group: Next meeting Wednesday 17th August in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary: Holy Day of Obligation Monday 15th August

Mass Times.   St Patrick’s Church_____ Sunday 14th August 7.30pm

Monday 15th August 10.30 am, 12 Noon & 7.30pm

Queen of Peace Church__Monday 15th at 8.30 am

There will be no 6.30pm Mass in the Queen of Peace on Sunday 14th August.                                                                              


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