Fermoy Parish Newsletter
24th Sunday in ordinary Time
11th September 2016
Parish Website: www.fermoyparish.ie
Fermoy Parish Office Tel 025(30856)
Office Hours Monday to Friday 9.30 am 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 €1603
Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1568
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, & 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.
Stations of the Cross: led by Canon Michael Fitzgerald will take place on CORRIN HILL on Wednesday next the 14Th at 3pm to honour the EXALTATION OF THE CROSS .The statue of OUR LADY will be taken to the top ,and enrolments of the brown scapular will take place.
St Padre Pio Prayer Group: The September Mass and Novena Prayers will take place at St Patrick’s church, Fermoy on Tuesday the 13th September at 7.30pm. The petition box will be in the usual place at the back of the church. All welcome. There will be a Meeting on the 11th October for the St Padre Pio Prayer Group.
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 Fermoy Senior Citizens Association are heading to Killarney: Saturday the 17th of September. Trip will include a visit to Kate Kearney’s Cottage, gap of Dunloe, Muckross house & gardens & a tour of the Ballyseedy garden centre in Tralee. Dinner will be served in the Killarney Heights Hotel. Total cost €40, Bus leaving Emmet Street 8.40 am, Shinnick’s Shop 8.45 am returning by 12pm. To book a place please contact Frances on 086 8762355.
STANDING SIDE BY SIDE TO PREVENT SUICIDE: Monday 12th September; the Fermoy Committee of Cork Mental Health are hosting a Community Engagement meeting in the Adair Hall, Fermoy from 7.00 – 9.30pm. An open invitation is issued to all to come along to this meeting and have your say about suicide prevention and promoting mental health. Your input will make the difference to your local community, family & friends. More detailed information available on www.connectingforlifecork.com Fermoy Multiple Sclerosis Society: To the kind and generous people of Fermoy and surrounding areas for their generosity in giving to our flag day which took place on Saturday 3rd September. Cope Foundation Fermoy: 15 Hole 3 ball Champagne Scramble (any combination ) on Friday 16th September 2016 from 9 am to 4.30 pm. Money raised goes towards social events for people of Cope. Entries to Fermoy Golf Club Tel 025 31472. €30 per team. The Social and Health Education Project 🙁SHEP) offer part-time courses in Personal Development. A one year part time personal development course is starting this September in Mallow, Cork, Killarney, Tralee and Waterford. Some reduced fee or fully funded place maybe available depending on individuals’ circumstances. Contact: 021 4666180: www.socialandhealth.com
Fermoy Legion of Mary: The Annual Legion of Mary Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday 25th Sept 2016. Bus will leave Pearse Sq. at 7am sharp and return at 10pm. Bookings can be made through Mary 0876374802 or Maura 0861231368 or any member of the Legion of Mary.
Children’s Liturgy: We hope to return to the Children’s Liturgy mid-September. However, as a couple of our adult leaders have stepped down this year we could do with some help please. If you are available to help one Sunday every 4 or 5 weeks we would be delighted to hear from you. Please phone Patricia 086 1067298, Siobhan 086 3354727 or you can leave your name with any of the priests or with Trish in the Parish Office. Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 14th September in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome.