Newsletter Sunday 9th October

Newsletter Sunday 9th October

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

28th Sunday in ordinary Time

9th October 2016

Parish Website:

Fermoy Parish Office Tel 025(30856)

               Office Hours Monday to Friday 9.30am to 12

 Priest on Sick Call Duty: Fr Aquin Casey Tel 087 2552276

 Offertory Collection this weekend is for:  Parish Reserve fund

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1558

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1465

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

Saturday 12 midnight to 1 am & Thursday 12 midnight to 1 am, for just 8 weeks.                                                                

   Thursday 3 pm to 4 pm,      &    Friday 6pm to 7 pm          

If you can cover any of these hours, please let one of the priests know.

St Padre Pio Prayer Group: October Mass & Novena Prayers takes place at St Patrick’s church, on Tuesday the 11th October at 7.30pm. Elaine Donoghue from Crosshaven will attend with a St Padre Pio Mitten gifted to her by the family of the late Donal Enright. Elaine will bless people individually with this first class relic after mass. All welcome.

Reopening of Adoration Chapel: As the refurbishment of the Adoration Chapel is nearly complete. The Adoration chapel will reopen on Saturday 15th October after the 10 am Mas with a special Blessing. All welcome.

Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 12th October in The Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome.

 Fermoy Pioneers: A meeting of the Fermoy Pioneer Centre will take place on Monday 17th Oct. in the Blue Nuns Convent at 10.30am. All are welcome and we would earnestly invite all Pioneers to attend.

 Fair Field Reunion: Social gathering Saturday 15th October at 8.30 pm Elbow lane Inn. All welcome.

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

Is the Lord calling you to Priesthood?  An afternoon for men considering a vocation to the Priesthood in the Diocese of Cloyne will be held on Sunday, 23rd October at the Mercy Centre, Mallow, 2.30pm-5.00pm. Further inquiries to Fr Brian Boyle at 029-50061 or Fr Damien Lynch at 024-92456.

The Irish Pilgrimage trust: Applications welcome from young people age 11 to 18 yrs with a physical or learning disability or illness.  Also some places for young people whom the trust believe would benefit from the experience of Lourdes. Closing Date October 31st. Contact: Margaret Mary Lynch (Bartlemy) 0879144472 (after 6pm )

 Spectacular musical event celebrating God’s love for his creation: takes place in Knock Basilica  15th & 16th October 8pm. Tickets for concert  available from & from the Mass Card Office, Knock Shrine. Tickets €25.50 & €35.50. 25% Group Discount. To book call 094 93 88100/75030.

Coláiste an Chraoibhín Afternoon/Evening Courses: for both Juniors & Adults Commence on Wednesday 12th October. For further details contact Avril 025 31633.

Genealogy Night Course: Trace family trees. Fermoy Education Centre Monday October 10 at 7.30- 9.30 pm for 8 weeks.  Register at 7 pm contact: 087.3589734

Fermoy Concert Band: A joint concert takes place in Christ Church Fermoy on Friday 14th October at 8 pm. Three bands will be on show; Fermoy Concert Band, Fermoy Youth Band & special guest from Finland Rajalan Puhaltajat Youth Band. Admission Adults €5, children free. All welcome

Fermoy Multiple Sclerosis Society:  Will hold their Annual Church Gate Collection on the weekend of 15th /16th October. Please Support.

 Station List for week starting 9th October

Monday 10th October in Clondulane Community Hall at 8 pm.

Area 22 Clondulane & Careysville

Tuesday 11th October in Blue Nuns Convent at 8 pm

Area 2: Emmet St Redmond St, Springfield & Mary potter Crescent

Area 3& 5: Patrick st, Kent st, O Rahilly Row, Lisieux villas, McCurtain St, Connoly St,Pearse Sq, Crowley Quay& Ashe quay.

Area 7: Clancy st, Devlin st & College rd.

Wednesday 12th October in Cluain Dara Day Centre at 8 pm

Area 26: Corrin view, Cluain Dara & liam McGearailt Plc

Friday 14th October at 8 pm

Area 18: Grange in the Home of Brendan & Marion Lynch

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