Newsletter Sunday 23rd April

Newsletter Sunday 23rd April

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

2nd Sunday of Easter

23rd April 2017

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: World Meeting of Families

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1670

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €2026

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

 Tuesday 4 am to 5 am,  Tuesday 12 noon to 1 pm                      

Wednesday 12 midnight to Thursday 1 am,                                   

Friday 2am to 3 am

 Sunday 1am to 2 am   URGENTLY NEEDED                                        

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

Divine Mercy Devotions: Will be held in St Patrick’s Church Fermoy on Sunday 23rd April Feast of Mercy from 2.30 pm to 4 pm approx… All welcome

Readers for 7.30 pm & 12 Noon Mass: Please contact the parish office if anyone would be interested in helping out with the readings at the 7.30 pm mass on Saturday night or the 12 Noon Mass on Sunday.

 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

The World Meeting of Families 2018: Pope Francis has personally chosen Dublin to be the host diocese for the World Meeting of Families from 21-26 August 2018. Planning for this great national and international celebration of faith is well underway. Hosting this important event requires an enormous amount of planning and funding. In this regard a second national collection will be held this weekend (22nd & 23rd). Your support for this collection would be greatly appreciated. We take this opportunity to thank you for your support for last year’s first national collection.

Cloyne Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock: Take place Sunday 14th May 2017. Bus will depart Parse Sq. Fermoy 7am sharp & return 10pm. Names to be given to Mary 087 6374802 or Maura 086 1231368 or to any member of the legion of Mary. This is an ideal Pilgrimage for the Centaury of Our lady of Fatima. All Welcome

Medjugorje Pilgrimage: May 31st – June 7th 2017 ex Cork. Early morning flight. Spiritual Director: Fr. Sean Corkery Cost is €719.00pps. Contact Sean O’Shaughnessy 0862959380. Joe Walsh Tours is the agent for this pilgrimage. 

FERMOY CLM: AGM will take place on Tuesday 25th April in Fermoy Youth Centre at 7 pm. New Members more than welcome

Meals on Wheels Fermoy – Volunteers required to help out with preparation, serving and coordination of meals for our clients. If you are interested in volunteering please contact Pauline Hyland on 025 32962 on Monday, Wednesday or Friday between 9 – 1pm.

HOW TO TRACE FAMILY TREES SIMPLY: 4 week course- start Monday 24th April at 7.30 pm. Irish Clan search in Fermoy Education Centre. Register 087 3589734




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